Solar Eclipse in Cancer ♋ July 12, 2018

Thursday, July 12 at 7.49pm PST Happy new moon and happy solar eclipse!! Eclipses represent rebirth and the dawning of a new age. They take us from light to darkness back to light again. They suggest, by virtue of their potency, a radical shift. Something is subsumed, transmuted. This is all happening in Cancer, the […]

Sun in Cancer ☼ June 21 – July 22

June 21 (Summer Solstice) – July 22, 2018 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 summer solstice marks the beginning of Cancer season every year. Happy birthday crabbiez! Cancer absorbs everything around her, including other people’s […]

Neptune Retrograde ♆ June 18 – Nov 24

June 18 – Nov 24, 2018 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 […]

Mercury in Cancer ☿ June 12-28

June 12–28, 2018 In the central plaza of ancient Rome stood gilt statues of gods and goddesses. Mercury and his father Jupiter were both depicted. Mercury is the cosmic patron of economics, travel, communication, perception and the human mind. He is also an orator, poet, soothsayer, healer, lucky star and underworld guide. With magical caduceus […]

First Quarter Moon in Cancer ☽ Mar 24, 2018

Saturday, Mar 24 at 8.35am PST The Sun in Aries squares the moon in Cancer. 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 year, the quarter moon coincides with a march in Washington called “March For Our […]

Jupiter Retrograde in Scorpio ♃ Mar 8 – July 10

Mar 8 – Jul 10, 2018 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 […]