Sun in Cancer ☼ June 20 – July 22

June 20 (Summer Solstice) – July 22, 2017 — Cancer season always coincides with the summer solstice. Happy birthday crabbiez! The Sun sign is a much-celebrated astrological element, usually given more significance than it deserves. Remember – the Sun is just one planet in your star-soup. — The Cancer cycle is a steady one: not […]

Neptune Retrograde in Pisces ♆ June 16 – Nov 22

June 16 – Nov 22, 2017 Neptune turns retrograde for five months every 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 “backwards” functioning […]

Mars in Cancer ♂ June 4 – July 20

June 4 – July 20, 2017 Mars was often depicted nude in ancient Rome, representing his fearlessness. Imagine now Mars in Cancer, a warrior of utmost femininity, stark naked in the battlefield of love. In Cancer, the warrior lays down his sword. Mars in Cancer means bodily-emotional release and feeling at “home,” within or without. Revel in […]

First Quarter Moon in Cancer ☽ Apr 3, 2017

Monday, Apr 3 at 2.40pm EST The Sun in Aries squares the moon in Cancer. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight. Quarter moons are provocative as they prompt definitive change. They represent a turning point or moment of truth. The purpose of this quarter moon is emotional expression (Cancer) concerning […]

Venus Retrograde in Pisces ⚢ Apr 2-15

Apr 2–15, 2017 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 “backwards” functioning of the planetary roles. Click here to learn more about retrograde. […]