The major transits/significant configurations from July 16 to 31: Mercury retrograde in Leo, a full moon lunar eclipse on July 27, a Venus/Neptune opposition, and a Venus/Pluto trine. As usual, we look at the personal psychological significance of these transits, as well as their collective implications.
Unpacking the solar and lunar eclipses of the summer of 2018: the solar eclipse new moon in Cancer happening on July 12, the full moon lunar eclipse in Aquarius happening on July 27, and the solar eclipse new moon happening on August 11. We also examine the relationship between the first solar eclipse and Donald Trump’s birth chart.
A breakdown of the planetary-energetic activity of July 2018. This video covers the significant astrological transits up until July 15.
We examine the water trines happening in the first 10 days, Jupiter going direct again as Mercury engages it in a square, Chiron going retrograde until 2019, Venus entering Virgo and trining Uranus and Saturn, the Sun-Pluto opposition, and the solar eclipse in Cancer – the first eclipse of the summer.
A huge part of astrological counseling or delivering astrological readings is understanding appropriate conduct and ethics.
In this video, I share a personal story highlighting the need for a sensitive, intelligent and appropriate understanding of ethics in astrology when conducting astrological counseling. Being a professional astrologer, especially in the therapeutic setting, involves not directly or indirectly telling a client what to do, nor encouraging the client to abdicate his or her sense of personal responsibility.
A comprehensive breakdown of the astrology of April 2018. April is quite a significant month: Saturn and Pluto both go retrograde for the same period of time, Chiron changes signs, Mars ignites Pluto as they form a conjunction in Capricorn, and the month culminates in a Scorpio full moon. Join me as I take you through April’s energetic unfoldment – in astrological terms. We look at the personal psychological and collective significance of April’s transits.
Approaching the new moon in Pisces on Saturday, March 17. The Sun and Moon join Chiron in Pisces. Sun-Moon squares Mars and trines Jupiter.
For the last few weeks we have been under the influence of a strong Pisces signature. The Virgo moon at the beginning of the month had a strong Pisces subtone, with its ruler, Mercury, in Pisces. The Sun and Neptune, both in Pisces, opposed the full Moon.
We spoke back then of that Virgo full moon, representing the collective mood, being motivated to fix and solve problems out of deep feelings of dissatisfaction, hurt, sadness, loss and wounding. We spoke about this in relation to the latest school shootings/resurgence of gun-control discourse in the United States.
This new moon in Pisces invites us into a fresh new understanding. Joining up with Chiron and trining Jupiter in Scorpio, the new moon asks us to reflect on Chiron’s message: wounds, hurt, sadness and loss (Pisces-Scorpio) are the KEYS TO HIGHER SPIRITUAL CONSCIOUSNESS (Pisces).
March 2018: another long month, much like January – with so much going on, including a full Moon in Virgo on March 1, and culminating in a blue moon on the the 31st.
In this video I outline the astrological/energetic unfoldment and profile of the month, looking at at all the significant highlights: two full moons, Jupiter retrograde in Scorpio, Mercury retrograde in Aries, important ingresses and peaks of energy by aspect.
Approaching the full moon in Virgo on Thursday, March 1 – Mercury joins Venus in Pisces and trines Jupiter in Scorpio. The Sun joins Neptune in Pisces.
With the full moon in Virgo, the collective mood is more attuned to what needs fixing. The collective mood is plugged in to the very Virgoan need to identify a problem, and apply mental energy to fixing it.
This full moon is opposite the Sun and Neptune in Pisces; we also have Mercury, governing this Virgo moon, sitting in Pisces. The Pisces – Virgo tension: Virgo wants to get down to the immediate business of improving things on the physical plane. Pisces, however, is not so attuned to fixing physical, mundane reality in the same way.
In this video I take you through the energetic unfoldment of February 2018, and major astrological highlights of the month.
We examine how the energy from December and January flows into February, we look at the lunar eclipse/Leo full moon of January 31, and how it connects to its counterpart: the solar eclipse/new moon in Aquarius on February 15. We also take stock of the big Pisces line up, and so much more.
I have stopped trying to put a label on how I receive information, but I am told to describe it as intuitive communication via direct telepathic transmission. Here are a few notes on the astrological Sun, and how the Sun indicates the manner in which the life force emanates from the human physical body, according to its sign position. I am putting the information here exactly how it was received, without too much editing. You may wish to read for your sun sign, but I would recommend reading the whole thing, as it just makes more sense when considered altogether, and more is explained at the end.