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Commit to Your Goals, Calm the Freak-out – Saturday’s High-Pressure Capricorn Full Moon

Holy emotional intensity! Feeling the pressure? Feeling the cranky? Not only is 2014 now officially full speed ahead, Saturday’s Full Moon also activates a grand finale Cardinal Grand Cross and a Moon Wobble. Let’s start with the basics. The Full … Continue reading

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Into the Shadow, Through the Portal – Pluto Stations Retrograde at the Libra Lunar Eclipse

Whoa, Nellie. There’s a lot of wild emotional energy flying around, a lot of uncertainty and chaos, many known and unknown unknowns. Deep breath, my friends. The Aries New Moon on March 30 sparked us into Eclipse season – a … Continue reading

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Regenerating True Desire and True Self – Sunday’s Super-Charged New Moon in Aries

“To be nobody-but-yourself — in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else — means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.” – e.e. cummings … Continue reading

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Initiation and Imagination beyond the Crossroads – the Astrology of 2014

Dear friends, Here are some thoughts about the cosmic forces in the new year – it’s a longish post, but trust me, I’m just scratching the surface! I’ll be writing more about Venus and Mars in the coming days… For … Continue reading

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Crabbiness, Creation, and the Cardinal Cross – Approaching the Cancer Solar Eclipse

“We have arrived at the apex point where the outcome always looks like it will be the worst, and this is when we are ripe for the creation of a new reality.” – Barbara Hand Clow, Liquid Light of Sex … Continue reading

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Death, Initiation and the Infinite – Approaching the Summer Solstice

“Finding one’s purpose is the primary goal of initiation…. The indigenous formula says that we all come into this world with a gift that we must give to the world. We must undergo initiation to discover what our gift is … Continue reading

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Entering Eclipse Season – Don’t Go Back to Sleep

People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds touch. The door is round and open. Don’t go back to sleep. – Rumi The Scorpio Full Moon on May 17 launched us into Eclipse Season — … Continue reading

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Catastrophe in Japan and the Uranus-Pluto Square

“We need to ground ourselves in the cosmic point of view and refer back to it frequently, as best we can.” – Jessica Murray It’s hard to know how to respond to the catastrophe unfolding in Japan — the tens … Continue reading

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September Astro News: Passion, Authenticity and Ambition — Pluto Turns Direct, Conjunct the North Node

We’re back in Pluto-land (did we ever leave?) as the Lord of the Underworld prepares to turn from Retrograde to Direct (forward) on September 13th. Pluto’s direct turn amplifies Plutonian themes — authenticity, passion, deep feelings, the subconscious, the Mystery, … Continue reading

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Initiation, Integrity and Purpose: Opening to Saturday’s Lunar Eclipse

“[S]ignificant events such as a solstice, equinox, or eclipse open a specific portal or doorway into the multidimensional nature of the universe. When this happens, archetypal frequencies of energy are downloaded to our planet from the celestial sphere, offering us … Continue reading

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