Mercury in Taurus ☿ 2024

May 15 – June 3, 2024 Mercury rules the mind, communication, and throat chakra. Mercury in Taurus gives us drive, confidence, and conviction. Of course we got all those things with Mercury Retrograde in Aries too, but the earth of Taurus provides more grounding and definition. We’ve got a plan now. Also in Taurus at Read More

First Quarter Moon in Leo ☽ May 15, 2024

artist: Willian Santiago Wednesday, May 15 🦁 5:48 am CDT The sturdy Taurus sun squares the reactive moon in Leo. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk, and set at midnight in all time zones. At the first quarter, we decide what to carry forward from the new moon into the rest of the lunar Read More

New Moon in Taurus 🐮 May 7, 2024

artist: Robin Eisenberg Tuesday, May 7 🐮 9:22 pm CDT This new moon falls in earth sign Taurus, arriving halfway through lovely Taurus Season. Visualize a dwelling deep in the woods, surrounded by towering, feathery ferns; brilliant fruits; air thick with birdsong; cactus growing into the sky. This is the home of the sacred cow. Read More

Pluto Retrograde ♇ 2024

artist: Natalie Shilo Pluto Retrograde in Aquarius: May 2 – Sep 1 Pluto Retrograde in Capricorn: Sep 1 – Oct 11 Pluto re-enters Aquarius: Nov 19 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 Read More

Last Quarter Moon in Aquarius ☾ May 1, 2024

artist: Hoi Chan Wednesday, May 1 👽 5:27 am CDT The Waning Last Quarter Moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn, and sets at noon in all time zones. At this station, the unpredictable moon in Aquarius squares the solid Taurus sun. Last quarter moons are crossroads following the full moon, important moments to pause and Read More

Mars in Aries ♂ 2024

artist: Daniel Martin Diaz Apr 30 – June 8, 2024 With Mars in Pisces since the Spring Equinox, chapters are ending. Some of them have closed forcefully and suddenly, as though out of nowhere. We are left now only with half-pieces of dreams. Life slows and flows in vague, nebulous directions. In this long, strange dream, Mars Read More

Venus in Taurus ♀ 2024

artist: Rain Szeto Apr 29 – May 23, 2024 With Venus in Aries right now, important relationships are being pushed in fiery new directions. The cosmos are not fucking around. Venus in Aries is ravenous, impatient, bursting with sexual energy. At times the ram is brash and aggressive. We are working on channeling all this fire Read More