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August 1, 2011

August 1st-7th: Spin Cycle

  An action packed and not particularly pleasant week.  Mercury stations retrograde on Tuesday night, introducing us formally to the 3 1/2 weeks of twisted words […]
July 26, 2011

25th-31st: A Confusion of Crowns

  The action falls this week as the Lunar cycle winds to a close with Saturday’s New Moon in Leo.  Amidst the monthly wrap up, the […]
July 19, 2011

Astrology 18th-24th: A Pleasant Interlude

A combination of factors provide a more genial atmosphere than previous weeks.  Venus strolls through Cancer unafflicted this week, handing out rewards, pouring honey on wounds […]
July 12, 2011

July 11th-17th: The Satyr's Silver Eye

This week is dominated by the fat, Full Moon in Capricorn, dripping silver and dropping heavy knowledge.  The first half of the week is a bit […]
June 27, 2011

Astrology 27th-3rd: Chasin' Tail

A partial solar eclipse waits for us at the end of a somewhat tense week.  A loose Grand Cross connects the planets as the Sun runs […]
June 20, 2011

Astrology 20th-26th: The Sun Stands Still

The solstice on June 21st (17:16 UTC) swallows the week, washing out daily worries in the light of seasonal concerns.   In the northern hemisphere, the Sun […]
June 14, 2011

Astrology 13th-19th: Tummy Talk

This Wednesday, June 15th, we are treated to a Full Eclipse of the Moon.  The eclipse occurs at 24 Sagittarius, conjoined the North Node, the Dragon’s […]
June 7, 2011

Astrology June 6th-12th: The Scales Swing

June’s game-changing pace continues with a week that oscillates between  solemn and hyperactive.  Venus enters Gemini on Thursday, splitting in two to fly Doublemint-style through the […]
May 31, 2011

Astrology May 30th-June 5th: The Wanderer and His Shadow

The skies are busy this week, kicking off a month of serious transitions.  First we’re treated to a partial solar eclipse on June 1st, which is […]
May 25, 2011

Jupiter in Taurus: Lao Tzu's Bull

The following article and horoscopes are drawn entirely from my 2011 Astrological Almanac, available in both softcover and ebook and now 25% off! Jupiter moved into […]
May 16, 2011

16th-22nd: The Mother's Gaze

A solid week, full of important configurations.   The Full Moon in Scorpio colors the early week, coming late late Monday night for those on the North […]
May 10, 2011

May 9th-15th: Volcanic Soil

This week the Moon waxes its way toward Full (May 16th), 3 planets change signs and we’re treated to a lovely set of conjunctions.  Mercury, Venus […]
May 3, 2011

May 2nd-8th: Taking Root

The New Moon in Taurus occurs early in the week, Monday night for those in the Americas.  This monthly reunion of the Sun and Moon re-centers […]
April 26, 2011

25th-1st: Seeds of Sovereignty

This week we traverse the 4th quarter of the Lunar cycle, waning toward the new Moon on May 2nd.  As she fades to invisibility, Luna looks […]
April 18, 2011

April 18th-24th: The Emperor's Gaze

A number of important changes take place this week. The Sun and Venus both change signs this Wednesday.   The Sun leaves Aries for Taurus and Venus […]
March 31, 2011

Mercury RX in Aries: Pyromancy

  Mercury goes retrograde in Aries on March 30th. The swift planet will walk backward until April 22nd, treating us to the usual slew of miscommunications, […]
March 17, 2011

Super Full Moon in Virgo: Mine Cup Runneth Over

The Full Moon in Virgo this Saturday will occur with the Moon closer to the earth than it’s been in 18 years.    The Moon’s decreased distance […]
March 9, 2011

March 7th-13th: Red Lightning

This week the Moon waxes into visibility, growing from a silver finger-nail into a cup half full of reflected light.  On Wednesday, Mercury leaves the whale’s […]
February 28, 2011

28th-6th: Address Unknown-Return to Center

The waning Moon ticks down the days until the New Moon (March 4th) .  On Monday, Venus slips out of her castle and into quirky, abstract […]
February 15, 2011

February 14th-20th: Toll Bridge

This week the Moon goes Full in Leo late Thursday night, opposing a gaggle of planets in Aquarius.  Between them a rainbow bridge appears, crossing the […]
February 13, 2011

The Zodiac of Relationship Dysfunctionality

Note:  These are deeply and profoundly cruel.  You probably shouldn’t read your own. Instead, read the horoscope of an ex- you despise.   Aries:  You’re Invincible! […]
January 27, 2011

Saturn Retrograde: The Scales' Shift

Saturn in Libra stations retrograde on Wednesday, January 26th, following the 22nd’s celebratory Jupiter ingress (See Re-Enter The Dragon) with a strong dose of reality.  The […]
January 22, 2011

Jupiter in Aries: Re-Enter The Dragon

On January 22nd, Jupiter leaves the cosmic confines of Pisces for the rowdy arenas of Aries. We got a taste of Jupiter in Aries last year, […]
January 10, 2011

The Astrology of 2011

(The following essay is an excerpt from my 2011 Astrological Almanac.) 2011 is an intermediary year, following the storms of 2008-2010 and preceding the difficult configurations […]
December 19, 2010

Lunar Eclipse in Gemini

The lunar eclipse this Monday night/Tuesday morning, the 21st, is the first eclipse in the new series on the Gemini-Sagittarius axis, which opens up a whole […]
December 11, 2010

Crossroads Considerations: Merc RX

December’s Mercury retrograde crosses the Janus-faced cusp of Capricorn and Sagittarius.  Mercury stations retrograde in Capricorn on December 10th, but makes his way back into Sagittarius’ […]
November 30, 2010

29th-5th: The Messenger's Shadow

This week the Moon wanes its way back to the Sun, with the New Moon waiting for us this Sunday.  The early sees Venus return to […]
November 17, 2010

The Lady's 180

This Thursday a rare thing takes place- both Venus and Jupiter station direct the very same day.  This end to both of the benefic’s retrogrades also […]
November 9, 2010

8th-14th: Balance Inquiry

As the skinny Moon waxes its way into a new month, we see plenty of changes in the celestial line-up.  Both Mercury and Venus step out […]
October 26, 2010

Astrology 25-31: Chrysalis Discomfort

“Cocoon” by Jennybird Alcantara This week we make it to the center of the situation, with the Sun in Scorpio moving to conjoin a retrograde Venus […]