Mercury in Cancer ☿ 2021

artist: Ludwik Stasiak July 11-27, 2021 Mercury rules the mind, communication, and throat chakra. Mercury in Cancer gives us a soft, gentle voice. She paints our thoughts in watercolor, blue sky streaming silently down a crisp white cloud. Mercury in Cancer soothes and nurtures. After a rather irritating Mercury Retrograde, it is time to let Read More

New Moon in Cancer 🦀 July 9, 2021

Friday, July 9 at 6.17pm PST Welcome to Cancer Season, where the New Moon falls in the constellation of the tender crab. Cancer is a water sign representing our interior and exterior home. She is as changeable as the sky, sometimes misty, sometimes cold and rainy, wisps of clouds drifting over a lake. The word Read More

Cancer Season 🦀 Summer Solstice 2021

artist: Alexandra Hartford June 20 (Summer Solstice) – July 22, 2021 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Curious about the rest? Contact me for a natal chart reading! Every year Cancer season begins on the summer solstice. Happy birthday crabbiez! Can you feel it? The Gemini wind fading to rain? Mercury sets, the Read More

Venus in Cancer ♀ 2021

June 2 – 26, 2021 Venus in Cancer is the raw power of WOMAN. Cancer is a mighty ocean, providing unparalleled counsel and support. She is a water sign, like her sisters Scorpio and Pisces. All water signs are emotional and creative in nature. I was born with Venus in Cancer, so for the next few weeks you get to see what Read More

Mars in Cancer ♂ 2021

artist: itsselynn Apr 23 – June 11, 2021 Mars: fiery warrior of the solar system, ruler of the body and its carnal urges. Mars channels fresh, invigorating energy into the body, like the first day of spring. With Mars in Gemini since Mar 3, the pace of life has picked up significantly. More stimulation, movement, Read More

First Quarter Moon in Cancer ☽ Mar 21, 2021

artist: Jun’ichiro Sekino Sunday, Mar 21 at 7.41am PST Aries Season begins with the Spring Equinox on Mar 20. The very next day, the sun squares the perceptive moon in Cancer. The moon rules Cancer, so she is “at home” here. The waxing first quarter is when we decide what to carry forward from the new lunar cycle. Quarter Read More

Full Moon in Cancer ♋ Dec 29, 2020

artist: Kumagai Morikazu Tuesday, Dec 29 at 7.30pm PDT Happy full moon! This is the last moon phase of 2020. The December full moon is called the Cold Moon. The moon will rise at sunset, peak at midnight and set at sunrise all over the world, no matter your time zone. Sun and moon hover in 180 degree Read More

Last Quarter Moon in Cancer ☾ Oct 9, 2020

Friday, Oct 9 at 5.41pm PDT Imagine looking down from above and seeing the earth as a vertex of a 90 degree angle. At one end of this angle is the moon, and on the other is the sun. This is the geometric configuration of each quarter moon, happening twice a month. The new moon always falls Read More

Summer Solstice + New Moon Solar Eclipse in Cancer 🦀 June 20, 2020

Artist: Tessa Mythos Eclipse: 11:40pm PST on June 20, 2020 Cancer season: June 20 – July 22, 2020 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Contact me for a natal chart reading to learn more! The summer solstice demarcates Cancer season each year. This year the solstice coincides with a new moon solar eclipse in Cancer! The eclipse will be annular, covering the sun’s center, Read More

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Summer 2020

Artist: Raoul Dufy May 28: Mercury enters Cancer June 17: Mercury stations retrograde July 12: 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. Read More

Wolf Moon Lunar Eclipse in Cancer ♋ Jan 10, 2020

Friday, Jan 10 at 11.09 am PST Artist: Daria Hlazatova Happy full moon! Happy lunar eclipse! The January full moon is called the Wolf Moon. Cold and hungry, packs of wolves would howl through the night around native villages. The moon will rise at sunset, peak at midnight and set at sunrise, and this is true Read More

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Summer 2019

Mercury Retrograde in Leo: July 7 – 19 Mercury Retrograde in Cancer: July 19 – 31 Mercury in Cancer: July 31 – Aug 11 Mercury in Leo: Aug 11 – 29 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 Read More

Solar Eclipse in Cancer ♋ July 2, 2019

Tuesday, July 2 at 12:17pm PST Happy new moon and happy solar eclipse!! Eclipses represent rebirth and the dawning of a new age. They take us from light to darkness back to light again. They suggest, by virtue of their potency, a radical shift. Something is subsumed, transmuted. This is all happening in Cancer, the Read More

Supermoon in Cancer ♋ Jan 1, 2018

Monday, Jan 1 at 6.25pm PST This full moon is called the Full Wolf Moon. Cold and hungry, packs of wolves would howl through the night around native villages. The moon will rise at sunset, peak at midnight and set at sunrise. The Sun and Moon in total opposition between Cancer and Capricorn: Shakti and Read More

Super New Moon in Cancer ♋ June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23 at 7.32pm PST Happy Super New Moon AGAIN, third one in a row! New moons can qualify as supermoons because, as stated by Richard Nolle, they may (as may any phase of the moon) occur during perigee, or when the moon is “at or near (within 90% of) its closest approach to Earth Read More