Original artwork by Ren E.T. Thursday, May 14 at 7.03am PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon – no matter your time zone. At this station, the defiant moon in Aquarius squares the earthy Taurus sun. The moon initially moves into Aquarius on May 12, two days before the quarter moon.
Artist: Lydia OrtizV Venus Retrograde begins: May 12 Venus Retrograde ends: June 24 Venus enters Cancer: Aug 7 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
Artist: Jessica Foster May 12 – June 27, 2020 Mars is a primordial, life-giving force: fiery warrior of the stars, ruler of the body and all its carnal urges. With Mars in Aquarius for the last month, it has certainly been difficult to concentrate. Mars and Saturn flew into Aquarius at lightspeed and upended our
May 11 – 28, 2020 Mercury: ruler of travel, communication, and the mind; poet, soothsayer, healer, lucky star, and underworld guide. With magical caduceus in hand, Mercury leads freshly discorporated souls from the lower to the upper worlds. This is a very short transit, just two weeks, but it’s ok, that’s all we need. Mercury
Artist: Seb McKinnon Saturn Retrograde in Aquarius: May 10 – July 1 Saturn Retrograde in Capricorn: July 1 – Sep 28 Saturn re-enters Aquarius: Dec 16 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
Thursday, May 7 at 3.45am PST This full moon is the final of three supermoons in 2020, with last month’s Supermoon in Libra coming in as the biggest of the year. A supermoon is a full moon or new moon which occurs when the moon is at perigee, or within 90% of perigee (the point
Artist: Willian Santiago Thursday, Apr 30 at 1.38pm PST The earthy Taurus sun squares the fiery moon in Leo. This first quarter moon follows the slow-moving New Moon in Taurus. First quarter phases clarify our plans. When fixed constellations work together, it is time to dive deep and bring all the passion, strength, and conviction we
Apr 27 – May 11, 2020 Animals associated with Mercury include the rooster, ram, goat and tortoise. In Taurus, the tortoise blinks sleepily from Mercury’s breast: rooted in place, just being, sitting, and meditating. Taurus is a still, static creature. Her message is clear: take your time. It’s all about patience. And though it never comes