Last Quarter Moon in Virgo ☾ Dec 9, 2017

Saturday, Dec 9 at 11.53pm PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon. The Sun in Sagittarius squares the moon. This phase lands in earthen Virgo. Both Virgo and Sagittarius belong to a modality called “mutable.” To be mutable is to be adaptable, changeable, flexible. People […]

First Quarter Moon in Capricorn ☽ Sep 27, 2017

Wednesday, Sep 27 at 7.55pm EST The Sun in Libra squares the moon in Capricorn. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight. Quarter moons prompt definitive change. They represent a turning point or moment of truth. This moon phase is a continuation of our collective endeavor to heal the feminine. Yang […]

Super New Moon in Taurus 🐮 Apr 26, 2017

Wednesday, Apr 26 at 8.14am EST Happy *Super* New Moon! Even new moons qualify as supermoons because, according to Richard Nolle’s definition, they can occur “with the moon at or near (within 90% of) its closest approach to Earth in a given orbit.” This phenomenon is also known as perigee. The Super New Moon in Taurus […]

Pluto Retrograde in Capricorn 🐐 Apr 20 – Sep 28

Apr 20 – Sep 28, 2017 Pluto is retrograde about 5 months out of the year. Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Backwards motion appears to happen when Earth passes slower moving planets in the outer solar system. In astrology, this illusion manifests as a […]