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Power and Surrender – Friday’s Lunar Eclipse in Aries

Friday’s Lunar Eclipse is a super-charged Full Moon – lots of emotional energy, a cooker pressure kind of feeling, and the contents of the subconscious rising into awareness (hello, shadow material). This energy has been building since the power-packed Libra … Continue reading

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Reawakening Emotional Freedom – Uranus Turns Retrograde as the Grand Water Trine Peaks

We’re coming into the peak of this summer’s Grand Water Trine, and while the astro-hype had us thinking we’d all be floating on a sea of blissful surrender, the reality seems a bit different. I know many people (including myself) … Continue reading

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A Need for Quiet – Neptune Stations Retrograde at the Gemini New Moon

If we were not so single-minded about keeping our lives moving, and for once could do nothing, perhaps a huge silence might interrupt this sadness of never understanding ourselves and of threatening ourselves with death. – Pablo Neruda, from “Keeping … Continue reading

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Desire, Anger and Responsibility – Mars Opposes Saturn

Mars – action, passion and desire – opposes Saturn today (exact 10:12 pm PDT), slowing down the pace and asking you to turn inward and reflect on what you want and where you’re going. What are you committed to? What … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s New Moon in Aries – Full Speed Ahead

The New Moon – the darkest time of the month – is typically an energetic low-point, when we feel called to slow down, turn inward and deeply reflect on what we’ve created and where we want to go next. This … Continue reading

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Balance, Truth and Justice – Approaching the Libra Full Moon

At Spring Equinox, the Sun entered Aries – the sign of the self – initiating a new cycle of growth that arises from personal desire. The power of the Equinox Sun is reinforced by Mars (the ruler of Aries) and … Continue reading

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Into the Fire – Approaching the Spring Equinox

Waking up out of the deep and dreamy waters of Pisces-land, we’re entering the season of Fire. The Sun moves into Aries on Wednesday (4:02 am PDT), signaling Spring Equinox (Fall in the Southern Hemisphere). The day and night are … Continue reading

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High-Pressure Portal into the Dreamtime – Approaching the Gemini Lunar Eclipse

Feeling overwhelmed, exhausted, agitated, under pressure and inundated with feelings? (Or is it just me??) As we approach Wednesday’s Lunar Eclipse – the emotional peak of Eclipse Season – we’re experiencing a series of significant cosmic events, amping up the … Continue reading

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Lessons in Libraland – Fall Equinox, Saturn’s Last Stand in Libra, and the Venus-Mars Square

The Sun entered Libra the Scales on Saturday (7:49am Pacific), marking the halfway point of the Sun’s tour through the zodiac, when day and night are equal. Fall Equinox (Spring in the Southern Hemisphere) initiates a new season and is … Continue reading

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Diving into the Watery Depths – North Node Enters Scorpio, Full Moon Conjunct Chiron in Pisces

The Nodes of the Moon change signs today, initiating a new 18-month cycle in our collective evolutionary path — the major lessons we’re working through, what we need to let go of, and the energy we need to embrace to … Continue reading

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