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- In the Stars April 15-22, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week: New Moon in Aries
- In the Stars April 8-15, 2017…shining light on the astrology of the week: New Moon in Aries
- In the Stars April 1-8, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week
- In the Stars March 25-April 1, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week: Full Moon
- In the Stars March 18-25, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week: Spring Equinox-Sun into Aries
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Ten Thing to Do with Venus in Sagittarius (December 1-24, 2017)
1. Invite someone to dinner who is from a different culture or has a different religion.
2. Express appreciation to your in-laws.
3. Plan your next long-distance trip (or make a wish list).
4. Read a book about a far-away country, culture, or religion.
5. Expand your knowledge of metaphysics.
6. Write—and publish.
7. Visit a religious art exhibit, or one from another country or culture.
8. Explore a philosophy through a book, book-on-tape, or a lecture.
9. Take a hike (Sagittarius rules the thighs).
10. Venus in Sagittarius is idealistic in love: read some love poems that transport you to the ideal!
Tag Archives: Virgo
Mars in Capricorn is serious about getting things moving, and working with powerful focus on big projects. However, some of Mars’ capable power may be diminished by Mercury in retrograde motion until April 15. When Mercury is retrograde, it is … Continue reading
In the Stars February 25-March 4, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week: Full Moon in Virgo
Water, water everywhere! This week six planets are in mutable water sign Pisces: Sun, Neptune, Mercury, Venus, Chiron, and Juno—a lot of water symbolism, magnified by Jupiter, the planet of expansion in fixed water Scorpio. Surely we will get much … Continue reading
In the Stars January 28, 2018-February 4, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week: Total Lunar Eclipse
This week’s big event is the first eclipse of 2018, a total eclipse of the Moon on January 31. This Full Moon in Leo opposes the Sun in Aquarius at 11:37 degrees. This degree is close to the first of … Continue reading
In the Stars December 31, 2017-January 7, 2018…shining light on the astrology of the week: Full Moon-New Year
Welcome to 2018! The New Year rings in bold and bright in the light of a Full Moon. Uranus turns direct on Tuesday, January 2, after a five-month retrograde spin, releasing energy for innovation and independence, and a big leap … Continue reading
I have sympathy with those experiencing the wildfires in Southern California. This is a continuing influence of the August 21 Total Solar Eclipse, as several planets aligned with the eclipse degrees. Better news is that the euphoria and expansion of … Continue reading
Several alignments this coming week can uplift and transform relationships, including our relationship with money [Pluto-conjunct-Juno; Venus-conjunct-Jupiter, and Venus/Jupiter-trine-Neptune]. First, let’s consider the meaning of the Pluto-Juno conjunction. Pluto symbolizes transformation and empowerment, and Juno symbolizes marriage, partnership, and meaningful … Continue reading
The Sun continues to shine in the sign of Scorpio tropically (until November 21). This time draws us into deep truths, inner journeys, and attention to deep financial concerns that will sustain us. Savor this inner, quiet time so that you … Continue reading
The week ahead seems relatively calm on the cosmic front. However, the planets are always moving and interacting with our horoscopes, so the energy is never static. The big planet Jupiter moves into Scorpio tropically on Tuesday, October 10th for … Continue reading
There is a potent Full Moon mid-week, exact on Thursday, that highlights numerous planetary patterns, some challenging, and some easing. On the heels of the exact Jupiter-Uranus opposition, the week ahead again invites us to stretch our limits, go beyond … Continue reading
With the arrival of the Autumnal Equinox a few days ago, the Sun has shifted into Libra tropically. The Vintage Festival is this weekend in Sonoma, marking the seasonal shift when we harvest summer bounty and convert it to new … Continue reading