When clients meet with an astrologer for a reading, what the client usually wants (or thinks she wants) are answers. While there’s a science to astrology that lets astrologers predict accurately the hours the Moon will be void or the duration of Saturn in Libra, answers are only the tip of the iceberg of the […]
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You wouldn’t think Saturn, that heavy earth planet, would do so well in Libra, the active air sign. Dust blowing in the wind, you’d think. But thinking that would be wrong. Saturn is exalted in Libra, which means it’s at its most expressive. And that’s a good thing even for a planet that’s not […]
Unless you have planets in the last two degrees of an astrological sign, you can probably breathe deeply and forget about Saturn until it enters Libra on the 29th. Those of us who do have planets late in signs still have more to learn. And all of us may get brief insights into Saturn […]
The North Node stretches us, leads (or pushes us into personal growth) and Saturn is the cold-blooded reality principle that makes us deal with the physical world around us. Saturn is symbolically Father Time and the rower across the River Styx. But above all Saturn teaches the way an archeologist explores a site–tearing apart […]
It’s time to fix the things that went wrong when Mercury was retrograde, beginning with human misunderstandings. Sometimes the problems of Mercury retrograde are just mistakes, especially in the days of email and travel plans by internet. Sometimes the problems are wrong purchases. If things go wrong while Mercury is retrograde, the shadow period […]
Mercury retrograde must be the world’s most famous, most maligned, and least used astrological event. Mercury is officially retrograde, and it was about time. I’ve already whittled down half the paperwork pile on my desk. I’ve caught up on emails and a host of small jobs. And I’m just getting started. From the time Mercury […]