65 results for eclipses

  • BurningGate

    Astrology 8/22-8/28: The Burning Gate

    Many events have led us to this fiery threshold, and it has come time to cross it This week ivers the long-ayed conjunction of Mars and Saturn in Sagittarius on the 23rd.  The union of the two planets, on top of the red star Antares, is one of the year’s most dramatic configurations.  Lo up after the Sun sets and […]
  • gordian_knot

    Astrology 8/15-8/21: Ties That Bind

    This week is host to a brilliant Full Moon in Aquarius, which in the Americas, occurs early Thursday morning.  While the Moon achieves maximum brilliance, Mercury creeps toward Jupiter.  The smallest planet conjoins the largest on Sunday, with plans to keep the giant company for the next several weeks.  Meanwhile, Mars spends the week closing in on its August 23rd […]
  • Charge

    August 2016: Charge!

    This month we ride out to meet this year’s most difficult configurations on the field of battle.  It is a hectic month, with sudden starts and stops, and alternating periods of piercing clarity and miasmic confusion.  But victory waits somewhere behind the s, ripe for the taking.  There is no accomplishment without ordeal, and no way around this month’s tough […]
  • bloodandjustice

    Astrology 3/21 – 3/27: Balance of Power

    This week is host to a penumbral lunar eclipse in Libra early Wednesday morning, super charging the beginning and middle of the week with red and silver.  Mere hours after the shadow falls across the Moon, Mercury and the Sun perfect their conjunction in Aries.  The superior conjunction opens up neural pathways to receive and transmit messages of unusual intensity.   […]
  • churnblog

    Astrology 3/14-3/20: Churning The Ocean

    The Moon waxes as we pass between eclipses, the days overflowing with an agitated mixture of the past and future.  The week begins with a potentially chaotic but brief grand cross.  Its middle, however, is characterized by introspection and emotional upwelling, courtesy of Mercury’s conjunction with Chiron and the Dragon’s Tail.  Finally, the weekend holds both the equinox and a […]
  • Astrology March 7th-13th: The Aphotic Zone

    This week is host to a total solar eclipse in Pisces.  The eclipse, which takes place on Tuesday evening (March 8th, 8:57 PM EST), will be visible over South/Southeast Asia, northern Australia and many of the Pacific islands.  But one need not stare into the blind eye of an eclipse to be seen by it.  Its gaze will sweep across the […]
  • Astrology 2/29 – 3/6: Water Pressure

    This weekly column is made possible only by means of my generous supporters on Patreon. Thank you! If you’d like to support this project, check out the campaign here. This week, the Sun’s undersea journey through Pisces sees the pressure mount as the depth increases.   As we go progressively deeper, the light of the waning Moon steadily disappears, leaving our […]
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    The Nodes in Aries and Libra

    The following article appears in the 2015 Astrological Almanac.  Click here to order your copy now.  The North and South Node of the Moon moved into Libra and Aries on February 18th, the pair of signs in which they will remain in until November of 2015. What are the Nodes? The Lunar Nodes are points of intersection between the Sun-Moon-Earth […]
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    The Astrology of 2014

    The following is an excerpt from my 2014 Astrological Almanac.  The 2015 Astrological Almanac is now available. This handy tome contains descriptions of every day, monthly summaries and .  War and peace, harmony and hatred color the horizon of 2014.  The Year of the Horse will trot through placid months and run spoed across the eclipse-dark plains of others, eyes […]
  • A Small Sacrifice

           An annular solar eclipse occurs on Thursday, May 9th, visible primarily over Australia and the Pacific.  This eclipse occurs atop the south node of the Moon, the old Tail of the Dragon, Ketu to Vedic astrologers.  I did a little writing about this eclipse my 2013 Almanac.  It went something like this- “    …the South Node has no […]
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