Mercury Retrograde ☿ Summer 2018

June 28: Mercury enters Leo July 25: Mercury Retrograde begins Aug 18: Mercury Retrograde ends Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is 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 “backwards” functioning […]

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Spring 2018

Mar 5: Mercury enters Aries Mar 22: Mercury Retrograde begins Apr 15: Mercury Retrograde ends Click here to learn about Mercury. 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, […]

Last Quarter Moon in Sagittarius ☾ Mar 9, 2018

Friday, Mar 9 at 3.22am PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon. The fiery moon in Sagittarius squares the Sun in Pisces. Quarter moons are sharp, angular crossroads. The purpose of last quarter moons is clearing out in preparation for the new moon / new […]

Super Blue Lunar Eclipse in Leo 🐱 Jan 31, 2018

Art: “The Nemean Lion” by John Martineau Wednesday, Jan 31 at 5:30am PST This full moon is a blue moon, supermoon and total lunar eclipse – holy shit! (Blue moon means two full moons in one calendar month – this one is extra cool because it’s the first time in 150 years that the blue […]

First Quarter Moon in Aries ☽ Dec 26, 2017

Tuesday, Dec 26 at 1.20am PST The Sun in Capricorn squares the moon in Aries. 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 quarter moon represents definitive action (Aries) overlaying complete restructuring on an emotional and psychological […]

New Moon in Sagittarius ♐ Dec 17, 2017

Sunday, Dec 17 at 10.31pm PST New moons are more than symbolic. This new moon is about direction. Many will travel to a new location as this is the magic of Sagittarius: journeying, exploration, adventure. Sagittarius loves to travel both in body and in mind. In classic astrology, Sagittarius rules learning, spirituality, seeking, wandering, flying, […]