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A Turning of the Tides – Multiple Stations at the Pisces New Moon

Saturday’s New Moon in Pisces (12:00 am Pacific) is punctuated by a pile-up of planetary events, a major shifting of energies. Four planets (appear to) change directions within a week, and the rare abundance of stationary – apparently motionless – … Continue reading

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Reclaiming the Power of Love – Friday’s Full Moon in Leo, Square Saturn

The Full Moon in Leo – the sign of love, romance and celebration – lights up Valentine’s Day this year (Friday, 3:53 pm Pacific). Leo rules the heart, and this Full Moon reconnects you with your heart’s true desires, creative … Continue reading

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Hold Your Horses – Mercury Stations Retrograde

I know, I know, it’s the Year of the Horse and we’re all supposed to be galloping ahead into our exciting new lives. However. The planets have a different story to tell, one that suggests the Horse might not be … Continue reading

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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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Creative Rebirth – Friday’s New Moon in Libra

Deep breath, everyone, and buckle up. We’re entering some of the most intense astrology of the year, which is saying A LOT, because the baseline intensity is already pretty freakin’ high. Let’s start with Friday’s New Moon in Libra (5:34 … Continue reading

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Return to the Wisdom of Your Heart – Jupiter Enters Cancer as Mercury Turns Retrograde (in Cancer)

Anyone else enjoying a Mercury station hangover? My head feels all cottony, words are barely accessible, and I keep forgetting the brilliant idea I just had a moment ago. Mercury – planet of the mind, perception and communication – turned … 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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Re-Visioning Your Healing Story – The Pisces Deluge, Jupiter in Gemini and the Jupiter-Chiron Square

We’re approaching the peak of this winter’s watery deluge, which culminates at the Pisces New Moon on March 11 with an astounding seven planets in the sign of the Fish. In its higher expression, this Pisces party opens the potential … Continue reading

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Return to Essence – Mercury Turns Retrograde in Pisces

“The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind.” – Carolyn Myss Mercury turns Retrograde on Saturday (1:41 am PST) – are you feeling it? Confusion, miscommunications, technical glitches, unexpected delays, a … Continue reading

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Back to the Future – Entering the Mercury Retrograde Shadow at the Aquarius New Moon

We’re in the season of quickening, when the light is noticeably returning and what’s been dormant is ready to reawaken. Yesterday was Imbolc, the traditional Cross-Quarter holy day that marks the halfway point between Winter Solstice and Spring Equinox – … Continue reading

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