Wednesday, Oct 6 at 4.05 am 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 new moon falls in the constellation of Libra the Scales. Libra is an air sign representing love, relationships, and community. It is time to practice peace, tact,
artist: Linda James Aug 29: Mercury enters Libra Sep 26: Mercury stations retrograde Oct 18: Mercury stations direct Retrograde planets are not spinning backwards; it is an optical illusion as seen from Earth due to the fact that all planets travel at their own respective speeds around the sun. Click here to learn more about the retrograde
artist: Natasha Stanton Sep 22 (Fall Equinox) – Oct 22, 2021 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Curious about the rest? Contact me for a natal chart reading. Libra season demarcates the autumn equinox every year. Happy equinox! Happy birthday Libras! Also in Libra this season: Mars and Mercury. Heart-deep in
Sep 14 – Oct 30, 2021 Artist: Moki Mioke With Mars in Virgo since late July, we have been moving at top speed and using our brain nonstop. We’ve been serious, focused. Mars in Virgo has allowed us to hone our tools and skills. We’ve been working, moving, and grooving. We’ve been perfecting our trade, getting
artist: Hiro Isono Monday, Aug 30 @ 12.15 am PDT The Waning Last Quarter Moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn, and sets at noon all over the world. At this station, the inquisitive moon in Gemini squares the diligent Virgo sun. Last quarter moons are turning points or crossroads, clearing the way for the new moon / new lunar
artist: Ambers Textiles Sunday, Aug 22 at 5:02 am PST Just 9 hours before Virgo Season begins, we have another full moon in Aquarius. That’s right y’all, get ready for round 2. We just had a Full Moon in Aquarius on July 23. Sometimes we get 2 full moons in a row in the same constellation
artist: Amy Ross Aug 15 – Sep 10, 2021 Venus: goddess of art, romance, pleasure, and beauty. Venus transits speak to the heart. Venus rules luxurious Libra (and Taurus), so she is returning “home” now, which is a very good thing. This is one of the most poignant transits of the year because it illuminates how much our
Artist: Thalia Took Friday, July 23 at 7:37pm PDT Leo Season begins July 22 and one day later we have a big old full moon. The July full moon is called the Buck Moon because it coincides with new antler growth on young deer. It is also called the Thunder Moon for summertime storms. Moonrise at
artist: Doze Green Saturday, July 17 @ 3:11 am PST The waning Cancer sun squares the waxing moon in Libra. Moonrise at noon, peak at dusk, moonset at midnight in all time zones. This moon phase follows the tender New Moon in Cancer. First quarter phases clarify for the coming lunar cycle. Get ready for a Full Moon in Aquarius
June 20 – July 28: Jupiter Retrograde in Pisces July 28 – Oct 17: Jupiter Retrograde in Aquarius Oct 17 – Dec 28: Jupiter in Aquarius Dec 28: Jupiter returns to Pisces Planets in retrograde are not moving backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Click here to learn more about retrograde
artist: Brian Froud Thursday, June 10 at 3:54am PDT Happy new moon and happy solar eclipse! This annular eclipse will be visible from “parts of Russia, Greenland, and northern Canada. Weather permitting, those in Northern Asia, Europe, and the United States will see a partial eclipse.” (TimeandDate.com) Solar eclipses ask us to look at our ego.
artist: Kenojuak Ashevak May 3: Mercury enters Gemini May 29: Mercury stations retrograde June 22: Mercury stations direct Retrograde planets are not spinning backwards; it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth due to the fact that all planets travel at their own respective speeds around the sun. In astrology, this illusion manifests
May 23 – Oct 10, 2021 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 outer solar system. In astrology, this illusion manifests as a “backwards” functioning of the planetary roles. Click here to learn more about retrograde.
May 20 – June 20, 2021 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Curious about the rest? Contact me for a natal chart reading! Happy birthday Geminis, you witty wordsmith wizards! With the butterflies and fairies I sing an ode to Gemini, shape-shifting sherbet shamans. Gemini the Swirling One, the dancing brain,
May 8 – June 2, 2021 When Venus dances in gregarious Gemini, our social life gets a boost. This transit brings lots of opportunities to meet and talk to new people. Cerebral and creative energies soar. Expect more conversation, buzz, and excitement in the air. This is a great time to hone your writing and communication skills.