Mercury Retrograde ☿ Fall 2019

Oct 3: Mercury enters Scorpio Oct 31: Mercury Retrograde begins Nov 20: Mercury Retrograde ends Artist: Christina Mrozik Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is an optical illusion as seen from Earth due to the fact that all of the planets are traveling at their own respective speeds around the sun. Read More

New Moon in Scorpio ♏ Oct 27, 2019

Sunday, Oct 27 at 8.40pm PST 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 marinate together in sexy Scorpio. The moon enters Sagittarius two days later on Oct 29. The following weekend she moves from Capricorn Read More

Sun in Scorpio ☼ Oct 23 – Nov 22

Oct 23 – Nov 22, 2019 Remember – your sun sign is just one planet in your star-soup! Happy birthday scorpions! Halloween is truly your holiday – a night of macabre mischief and ghoulishness. LOVE IT. We’re gut-deep in the astrological year now, creeping into Scorpio’s haunted house. Scorpio is a black widow; a witch; Read More

Venus in Scorpio ⚢ Oct 8 – Nov 1

Oct 8 – Nov 1, 2019 Venus: goddess of art and romance, pleasure and beauty. Despite what you may have heard about the scorpion, Venus in Scorpio is much less about sex than it is self-discovery. We are reminded here that the passion we seek in interpersonal relationships is really intended for fierce self-love: the Read More

First Quarter Moon in Scorpio ☽ Aug 7, 2019

Wednesday, Aug 7 at 10.32am PST The frisky Sun in Leo squares the potent moon in Scorpio. 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 initially enters Scorpio on Aug 6, hangs Read More

Full Moon in Scorpio ♏ May 18, 2019

Artist: Danial Ryan Saturday, May 18 at 5.11pm PST Sun and Moon oppose one another in Taurus and Scorpio: the axis of all that can be seen, versus all that cannot. Together these two constellations narrate tangibles and intangibles, form and dissolution of form, conscious thought and subconscious desire, straight paths and winding staircases. The May Read More

Last Quarter Moon in Scorpio ☾ Jan 27, 2019

Sunday, Jan 27 at 1.12pm PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon – and this is true all over the world, no matter your time zone. If you view the moon at midnight, the Sun will be positioned directly beneath your feet. Staring at the Read More

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Winter 2018

Art: “To and Fro” by agnes-cecile Mercury Retrograde in Sagittarius: Nov 16 – Dec 1 Mercury Retrograde in Scorpio: Dec 1 – 6 Mercury in Scorpio: Dec 6 – 12 Mercury in Sagittarius: Dec 12 – Jan 4 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen Read More

Venus Retrograde ♀ Fall 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

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 Read More

Mars in Scorpio ♂ Dec 9 – Jan 26

Original artwork by Ren Tvedten Dec 9, 2017 – Jan 26, 2018 Mars is a force of life and action: warrior of the stars, fire coursing through his veins. He rules Aries, the first constellation in the zodiac wheel. Now he enters Scorpio, the other constellation he was once said to rule in ancient western Read More

Mercury in Scorpio ☿ Oct 17 – Nov 5

Oct 17 – Nov 5, 2017 Mercury transits are not necessarily high impact on their own; it is Mercury’s interaction with the sun and Venus which are really crucial, or the context within which Mercury operates. Mercury enters Scorpio about a week before the sun. This means that our mind will receive the first nectar Read More

Jupiter in Scorpio ♃ 2017-2018

Oct 10, 2017 – Nov 8, 2018 Jupiter profoundly influences the arc of human life from year to year. He circles the Sun in 12 years. Twelve constellations in twelve years = one full calendar year per constellation. This year it’s Scorpio. A brief review: since September 2016, Jupiter has been in Libra. This past Read More

Mars Retrograde in Scorpio ♂ May 27 – June 29

May 27 – June 29, 2016 Click here to learn about Mars. Once every two years, Mars turns retrograde for approximately three months. 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 Read More

First Quarter Moon in Scorpio #2 ☽ Aug 22, 2015

The 1st Quarter in Scorpio comes exact on Saturday August 22, 2015 at 3:31 pm EST Click here to learn about the Moon. Click here to learn about Scorpio. Yes, we had a first quarter in Scorpio last month too (First Quarter Moon in Scorpio). Sometimes we end up with two identical moon phases all Read More

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