Venus in Libra ♀ 2020

Oct 27 – Nov 21, 2020 Artist: Amy Ross Venus: goddess of art, romance, pleasure, and beauty. Her transits influence the heart. Venus rules luxurious Libra (and Taurus), so we can say that she is returning “home” now. There are two main types of Libras, as far as I can tell. One is decidedly left-brained, with no patience Read More

New Moon in Libra ♎ Oct 16, 2020

Friday, Oct 16 at 12.32pm PDT Every month the moon spins into the same constellation as the sun. This lunar-solar conjunction is what we call a new moon. This month the moon and sun converse together in noble Libra. This is the last moon phase of the Libra solar cycle. The moon enters Scorpio later that same night. On Oct 23, the moon Read More

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Fall 2020

artist: Broken Fingaz Mercury enters Libra: Sep 5 Mercury enters Scorpio: Sep 27 Mercury Retrograde in Scorpio: Oct 13 – 27 Mercury Retrograde in Libra: Oct 27 – Nov 3 Mercury direct in Libra: Nov 3 – 10 Mercury in Scorpio: Nov 10 – Dec 1 Mercury Retrograde ends on Election Day here in the Read More

Sun in Libra ⚖ Fall Equinox 2020

Sep 22 (Fall Equinox) – Oct 22, 2020 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Contact me for a natal chart reading to learn more! Libra season demarcates the autumn equinox every year. Happy equinox! Happy birthday Libras! Heart-deep in the astrological year, we arrive at Libra, goddess of love and luxury, ruled Read More

First Quarter Moon in Libra ☽ June 28, 2020

Sunday, June 28 at 1.16am PST The nurturing Cancer sun squares the fierce moon in Libra. This first quarter moon follows the brilliant Summer Solstice + New Moon Solar Eclipse in Cancer. First quarter phases clarify. When cardinal constellations work together, it is time for centering and realignment. The first quarter moon rises at noon, peaks at dusk and sets at midnight, no matter Read More

Super Pink Moon in Libra ♎ Apr 7, 2020

Artist: agnes-cecile Tuesday, Apr 7 at 7.35pm PST This full moon is the second of three supermoons in 2020, all happening one right after the other, and this one is the biggest of the year. A supermoon can be a full moon or new moon, occurring when the moon is at perigee or within 90% Read More

Last Quarter Moon in Libra ☾ Jan 17, 2020

Friday, Jan 17 at 5.00am PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon; this is true all over the world, no matter your time zone. At this station, the graceful moon in Libra squares the sensible Sun in Capricorn. This is the last moon phase in the Read More

Mars in Libra ♂ 2019

Oct 3 – Nov 18, 2019 Artist: Moki Mioke Mars: source of all vitality, physical strength and decisive action in the solar system. Mars rules Aries, the first constellation in the zodiac and demarcator of the spring equinox each year. And now Mars spins through Libra, the constellation opposite Aries. Mars in Libra is the Read More

Mercury in Libra ☿ 2019

Sep 14 – Oct 3, 2019 Mercury: patron of travel, communication and the human mind; orator, poet, soothsayer, healer, lucky star and underworld guide. With magical caduceus in hand, Mercury led freshly discorporated souls from the lower to the upper worlds. Mercury governs mental processing; it is his influence which determines our perception and style Read More

Full Moon in Libra ♎ Apr 19, 2019

artist: Yumiko Kayukawa Friday, Apr 19 at 4.12am PST Sun and Moon oppose one another (again) in Aries and Libra: the axis of relationship to self (Aries) and relation to others (Libra). We just saw this same configuration last month with a supermoon in Libra on the spring equinox. Any themes/conflicts that predominated then will now resurface, Read More

Venus Retrograde ♀ 2018

Venus in Libra: Aug 6 – Sep 9 Venus in Scorpio: Sep 9 – Oct 5 Venus Retrograde in Scorpio: Oct 5-31 Venus Retrograde in Libra: Oct 31 – Nov 16 Venus in Libra: Nov 16 – Dec 2 Venus in Scorpio: Dec 2 – Jan 7, 2019 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning Read More

Blue Moon in Libra ♎ Mar 31, 2018

Saturday, Mar 31 at 5.37am PST The March full moon is also known as the Full Worm Moon, coinciding with springtime softening and the reappearance of earthworm casts. It is also called the Sap Moon as it demarcates maple tapping season. This full moon is also a blue moon, which is not really that rare or Read More

Jupiter Retrograde ♃ 2017

Feb 5 – June 9, 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 Read More

Jupiter in Libra ♃ 2016-2017

Sep 9, 2016 – Oct 10, 2017 Click here to learn about Jupiter. Click here to learn about Libra. Jupiter circles the Sun every 12 years. Twelve constellations, twelve years = one full calendar year per constellation. This year it’s Libra. Jupiter transits profoundly influence the arc of human life from year to year. Since summer Read More

Lunar Eclipse in Libra ♎ Mar 23, 2016

Wednesday, March 23 at 6.47 am EST – above photo by Jimmy Westlake Click here to learn about the Moon. Click here to learn about Libra. A lunar eclipse follows our Supermoon Solar Eclipse in Pisces. This particular phase is called the Full Pink Moon because, according to The Farmer’s Almanac, it “heralds the appearance of Read More