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.
Original artwork by Ren E.T. Monday, May 3 at 12.51pm PDT The Waning Last Quarter Moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn, and sets at noon all over the world, no matter your time zone. At this station, the defiant moon in Aquarius squares the solid Taurus sun. What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? Bitch we’re
Feb 1 – 25, 2021 Venus: goddess of art, romance, pleasure, and beauty. Venus in eccentric Aquarius makes the heart call out for more space and freedom. Prepare for a highly social, exploratory transit. Those born with Venus in Aquarius gravitate towards unusual individuals/circumstances and often end up in unorthodox relationships or living situations. Aquarian individuals make
Jan 8: Mercury enters Aquarius Jan 30: Mercury stations retrograde Feb 20: Mercury stations direct 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. In astrology, this
Jan 19 – Feb 18, 2021 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Contact me for a natal chart reading to learn more! Happy birthday weirdos! Near the end of the zodiac wheel, we arrive at electric Aquarius. As the last air sign in the wheel, Aquarius represents all that we can learn, study, and know.
Dec 19, 2020 – May 13, 2021 Jupiter profoundly influences human life from year to year. It takes 12 years for Jupiter to circle the Sun; twelve constellations in twelve years = one full year per constellation. This upcoming year Jupiter will travel through eccentric Aquarius. Since Dec 2, 2019, Jupiter has been spinning in Capricorn. 2020 has
artist: Destiney Powell Friday, Oct 23 at 6.24am PDT The seductive Sun in Scorpio squares the unpredictable moon in Aquarius. Luna transitions from Capricorn to Aquarius early on the day of the quarter moon and will stay here until Oct 25 before moving on to Pisces. On Oct 30, Luna transitions Aries to Taurus for the full moon – a blue moon
Artist: Thalia Took Monday, Aug 3 at 8.59am PST We haven’t had a regular-ass full moon since February! They’ve all been supermoons or lunar eclipses. The August full moon is called the Sturgeon Moon because it coincides with abundant fish catches. It is also called the Green Corn Moon or Grain Moon. The moon will rise at
Artist: Seb McKinnon Saturn Retrograde in Aquarius: May 10 – July 1 Saturn Retrograde in Capricorn: July 1 – Sep 28 Saturn re-enters Aquarius: Dec 16 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
Artist: Tuco Amalfi Mar 30 – May 12, 2020 Forget Mars in Capricorn and Saturn in Capricorn and the compulsion to be productive at all times – it’s time to shake things up with Mars in Aquarius. Actions are no longer regarded so seriously. It’s time to go on adventures and ditch the routine. Work is much
Mar 21, 2020 – Mar 7, 2023 Saturn enters Aquarius, the sign of rebellion and revolution. I will talk about this at length in a moment. First a recap of Saturn in Capricorn from December 2017 – present. Saturn in Capricorn was all about work and finance. Saturn rules Capricorn, so this transit highlighted the
Artist: Heather Brunetti Mercury enters Aquarius: Jan 16 Mercury enters Pisces: Feb 3 Mercury Retrograde in Pisces: Feb 16 – Mar 4 Mercury Retrograde in Aquarius: Mar 4-9 Mercury in Aquarius: Mar 9-16 Mercury in Pisces: Mar 16 – Apr 10 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is an optical illusion
Jan 23 – Feb 10, 2019 Mercury: patron of travel, communication and the human mind; an 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. I think of mercurial energy as androgynous. Remember Gemini (ruled by Mercury) and
Photo by Jimmy Westlake Friday, July 27 at 1.22 pm PST This Full Moon Lunar Eclipse marks Lunar Lammas, halfway between the summer solstice and fall equinox. Lammastide is celebrated in the Northern Hemisphere on the first harvest of the year. The Algonquins call this full moon the Buck Moon as it coincides with new antler