The Moon’s in Taurus all day today, and I think of Taurus as my personal money moon. Maybe I should call it the piggy bank Moon. Before the day is out, I’ll start a new piggy bank for something special I want to buy. The juicier the better, I think, but Taurus is both […]
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Astrology is a symbolic language, coming from the same part of the brain as metaphors. Because astrology and tarot have rich histories, the metaphors let us play with ideas that bridge the gap between physically available resources and potential development. Astrology doesn’t provide the goal, but it can clarify both timing and the best approach […]
What do astrology and coaching have in common? At one time, I’d have defined them as wildly different myself. But consider this: 1. Both coaching and astrology focus on moving from the present into the future. Astrology is a tool for looking at the present and future symbolically and making responsible and […]
Saturn’s dipping back into Virgo, so the time is right to restructure your plans and goals, revise your manuscripts, and revision your future. If it needs adjusting, Saturn retrograde in Virgo is the time for easy adjustments. Saturn is not only structure, but also accountability, so checking each and every plan and plot you […]
I’ve already updated the Moon page for April, but we have a few days left in March. So for those of you who didn’t already copy the March void of course Moon data into your personal computer calendars, here’s a quick reminder: On Sunday, March 28, the Moon will oppose Uranus and go void […]
We’ve got a new Moon–and a few more days before it reaches the first quarter and enters a new phase. So here are three things to do right now: 1. Starr over. Take a fresh look at a project that’s gotten boring, or take a new step in a new direction if you’re blocked or […]