Saturn, the planet of hard-core reality, is big this month, and its square with Neptune is starting to itch. In November it will be exact to the minute of arc. In August Saturn’s several collisions with the quicker-moving planets get us warmed up for the drama ahead…
They’re waiting to spring into awareness. This often happens when an event is triggered by a lighter transit, crossing that same patch of sky…
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As a pebble dropped into a pond creates concentric circles in space, the effects of a transit like this spread outwards in concentric circles of time. The couple of weeks before and after the 12th are inflected with ripples of subtle feeling.… click here to continue reading.
Mercury goes into Gemini as May begins, and stays there until early July. Words flow quickly during this period; topics are multiple and varied. Emphasis is on the collecting and processing of data, the comparing and contrasting of opinions.
‘Tis the season for click-bait.… click here to continue reading.
In the midst of the excitement, Jupiter stations on the 8th. Somewhere in our lives, a red light switches to green.… click here to continue reading.
It’s Venus that sets it off. She conjoins Uranus and squares Pluto on March 4th – 5th. Mars follows up even more explosively on March 11.th
Right smack in the middle of the month — around the Ides of March – the square comes to exactitude.… click here to continue reading.
Every month, the Full Moon period lasts roughly five days: 2½ days on either side of exactitude. This month, that exquisite moment of culmination — when the Moon opposes the Sun to the minute of arc — occurs right out of the gate: on Feb. 3rd (3:10 pm PST), just after our calendars have turned over their pages.
Consider the oddity of beginning the calendar month with the lunar cycle not at its beginning, but maxing out (although it happens all the time).… click here to continue reading.
2015 begins robustly, with the Sun setting off the Uranus-Pluto square. Like a midwife awakened in the dead of night, we’re being called to urgent consciousness.
This is our signal of what kind of year it will be.
Those sensitive to planetary movements are probably still reeling from the sea change that took place a couple of weeks ago.… click here to continue reading.
The Uranus-Pluto square is exact to the minute of arc on December 14th and 15th,(1) and the whole month reverberates with this clash of planetary titans. What’s more, on the solstice itself (Dec 21st), Uranus makes a direct station. It’s a cosmic acupuncture needle to jolt the global body to attention.… click here to continue reading.