Fixed Stars Introduction

The Fixed Stars represent an important and exciting ancient resource of knowledge for astrology on which much solid work has been done in the past and into our own times. But this is not currently a widely known field of astrology and the present work aims to greater clarity and organization of what knowledge is … Continue reading Fixed Stars Introduction

The Business of Herbalism

Botanical medicine, the art, and science of collecting, preparing, and utilizing plants for healing, is one of the oldest healing methods in human history. The World Health Organization estimates that 80 percent of the world's population presently uses herbal medicine for some aspect of primary healthcare. There is a wide range, however, in what is … Continue reading The Business of Herbalism

The Energies of February

As February begins, we find ourselves feeling a little bemused as to how January has managed to slip past quite so fast but definitely enjoying the lengthening daylight hours and the promise they hold that spring is not too far away. Before we get to that though, February seems set on living up to its … Continue reading The Energies of February

Quaoar – The Sacredness of Life

The Astronomy and Astrology of Quaoar Quaoar (pronounced kwah-whar) was the name given to the "creation force" by the Native American Tongva tribe who were the original inhabitants of the Los Angeles basin in Southern California—several thousand years ago when the LA basin was a vast and lush willow forest. According to legend, Quaoar, "came … Continue reading Quaoar – The Sacredness of Life

Astro Weather Report – THE ENERGIES ARE HIGH

The skies this week are potent with the high energy of a rather stern Full Moon in early Capricorn just as Mars makes his station retrograde at 9°Aquarius. The Capricorn Full Moon is exact at 11:53pm US/Eastern on June 27, 2018, and spotlights the planet that rules Capricorn, Saturn, as well as the rogue comet Chiron, who … Continue reading Astro Weather Report – THE ENERGIES ARE HIGH

2018 Flower Moon Ceremony: Create Your Own Flower Moondala — Spirit de la Lune

Lunar Beltane blessings and Happy Flower Moon! Source: 2018 Flower Moon Ceremony: Create Your Own Flower Moondala — Spirit de la Lune The Full Moon in Scorpio ignites the beautiful energy of the pagan holiday Beltane, typically celebrated on May 1st... also known as May Day! The season is in full bloom and it is … Continue reading 2018 Flower Moon Ceremony: Create Your Own Flower Moondala — Spirit de la Lune

Full Moon is Sunday, April 29 at 6:58PM Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)

This is an intense full moon with energy similar to an eclipse. It is an extremely important time to be mindful of your reactions and to take responsibility for them. If you are triggered in any way, you have an opportunity to look at those deep patterns that may be coming to the surface and work through them with … Continue reading Full Moon is Sunday, April 29 at 6:58PM Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)

Coming To Terms With Wounded Instincts

A look at the astrology of the week of April 17, 2018 - April 23, 2018 For those of you who have been thick in the intensity of the last couple of weeks, hang on to your hats. It is not letting up just yet! Mercury has returned to direct motion (on Apr. 15 -- thank god!)  but … Continue reading Coming To Terms With Wounded Instincts

February 15th eclipse at the Aquarius New Moon

Although the eclipse on February 15th is a partial one, it still packs a strong astrological punch. There is a powerful compression of energies in the chart of the New Moon with six planets falling within a 30-degree arc, plus the North Node of fate, plus Juno, the asteroid of marriage and spiritual union.  You can … Continue reading February 15th eclipse at the Aquarius New Moon

The Energies of February

The start of February is the midpoint between the December solstice and the March equinox, an occasion traditionally marked by the Celtic fire festival Imbolc, a celebration that honours the slowly returning light in the northern hemisphere. The corresponding festival for those in the southern hemisphere is Lammas, which traditionally celebrates the gathering in of … Continue reading The Energies of February