May is a busy month and it may even be a merry month for some. Bealtaine marks midway between the equinox and the solstice, indicating we are well on the way to midsummer. The true astronomical date of this cross-quarter day is the 5th of this year. Many of the standing stone rows or circles… Continue reading May is a busy month!
December is the month where many things can, and probably will, change. It may be small things that don’t seem to make much difference at first glance or it could be something quite momentous that signals the start of a new direction. Either way this month delivers a series of astrological events that prepare us… Continue reading December planet watch meets 2020
If you’ve been feeling like you’re just going around in circles looking for solutions during May then the month of June will bring a refreshing change to that frustration. There is definitely a lot of movement reflected in the planets this month. Some of this years most significant planetary alignments will be putting us through… Continue reading Reality Shifts or Change of Perspective – Saturn & Neptune in Mutable Grand Cross
The first week of May brings the fire festival of Bealtaine and a refreshing relief from diversion, conflict and frustration experienced through April. The springtime energy is at a peak on May 5th as the Sun reaches it’s half way point between the March Equinox and Summer Solstice in June. With four planets in practical… Continue reading May New Moon in Taurus, Venus & Jupiter “Feel Good” Vibes
A retrograde planet is doing something out of the usual ordered pattern and so it can act as an unpredictable force let loose. Our Solar star, the Sun, is the life giving centre for our corner of the cosmos and at this time of year the Solar energy is transmitted through the sign of Aries.… Continue reading Mars Retrograde – Feisty planet unleashed!
March, the month of “Mad Hares” is likely to bring with it a version of fairly crazy energy not unlike a roller coaster ride. These next few weeks could certainly leave you in a spin where you find it hard to know which way is up. Don’t be alarmed and don’t feel pressured into trying… Continue reading March Madness as everything changes, again! Solar Eclipse in Pisces, Equinox, Lunar Eclipse & more…
January seems to have flown by and we are into the shortest month, albeit with an extra day! It’s been hard to make any real forward progress with both Mercury and Jupiter retrograde for the first few weeks of the year. Mercury is now going forward again but there is still a sense of things… Continue reading Venus joins with Pluto & all Six Traditional Planets Precede the Sun
This Full Moon in Leo suggests the need for a bit of shameless self expression! A hearty outpouring from your creative muse or a dazzling display of your true colours. With a retrograde Mercury, nearly at a standstill just before turning to go forward again, joined with Pluto this a moment to really go deep… Continue reading Mercury, Pluto Full Moon in Leo
The first New Moon of the year falls in Capricorn, our sea goat sign, ruled by Saturn. New Moons are always a good starting point for any new initiative or direction and in Capricorn, a Cardinal earth sign, there’s the opportunity to really make some long term changes. When we decide we want to make… Continue reading Capricorn New Moon, lets get physical – real world manifestation!
During the last week of 2015 and into very early January the planets have us in an upbeat and optimistic mood as we welcome all the good things to come in 2016 with fresh starts and new leaves turned. Just when it seemed like some forward progress was made, the planets show us that there… Continue reading New Year turbulence as Mercury retrograde squares Mars