Last Quarter Moon in Cancer ☾ Oct 21, 2019

Monday, Oct 21 at 5.41am PST It is time to clear out in preparation for the new moon. This quarter moon leads us to a potent new moon in Scorpio the following weekend. At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon – and this is true all Read More

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Summer 2019

Mercury Retrograde in Leo: July 7 – 19 Mercury Retrograde in Cancer: July 19 – 31 Mercury in Cancer: July 31 – Aug 11 Mercury in Leo: Aug 11 – 29 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 Read More

Venus in Cancer ⚢ July 3-27

July 3 – 27, 2019 Venus: goddess of art and romance, pleasure and beauty. Her transits shape the heart. With Venus in Cancer, we cultivate the power of woman, of roots and comfort and what it means to be settled. Venus in Cancer provides supportive counsel. This is a good time to spend with family, Read More

Solar Eclipse in Cancer ♋ July 2, 2019

Tuesday, July 2 at 12:17pm 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 Read More

Sun in Cancer ☼ June 21 – July 22

June 21 (Summer Solstice) – July 22, 2019 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. As always, Cancer season begins on the summer solstice. This year the first day of Neptune Retrograde also coincides with the solstice. Read More

Mars in Cancer ♂ May 15 – July 1

May 15 – July 1, 2019 Mars was often depicted nude in ancient Rome to demonstrate his fearlessness. See now Mars in Cancer, a warrior of utmost femininity, stark naked in the battlefield of love. In Cancer, the warrior planet lays down his sword. Mars in a water sign promotes creativity, emotional release and self-care. Cancer Read More

First Quarter Moon in Cancer ☽ Apr 12, 2019

Friday, Apr 12 at 12.06pm PST The Sun in Aries squares the moon in Cancer. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight all over the world, no matter your time zone. The moon is waxing, gathering momentum for fullness. The moon enters Cancer on Apr 10, staying until late on Read More

Full Moon in Cancer ♋ Dec 22, 2018

Art by Daria Hlazatova Saturday, Dec 22 at 9.50am PST Sun and Moon oppose one another in Cancer and Capricorn. The December full moon is called the Cold Moon for obvious reasons. The last Full Moon in Cancer was a supermoon on Jan 1, 2018. Any themes/conflicts that predominated then will now resurface. The moon will rise Read More

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 Read More

Supermoon in Cancer ♋ Jan 1, 2018

Monday, Jan 1 at 6.25pm PST This full moon is called the Full Wolf Moon. Cold and hungry, packs of wolves would howl through the night around native villages. The moon will rise at sunset, peak at midnight and set at sunrise. The Sun and Moon in total opposition between Cancer and Capricorn: Shakti and Read More

Super New Moon in Cancer ♋ June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23 at 7.32pm PST Happy Super New Moon AGAIN, third one in a row! New moons can qualify as supermoons because, as stated by Richard Nolle, they may (as may any phase of the moon) occur during perigee, or when the moon is “at or near (within 90% of) its closest approach to Earth Read More

New Moon in Cancer ♋ July 4, 2016

Monday, July 4 at 7.03am EST Click here to learn about the Moon. Click here to learn about Cancer. The Moon rules Cancer – in astrology we say that she is “at home” for this phase. She operates best here at the new moon station: silent, preparing the way for us in darkness. We are Read More