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!
Overview 2021 is not the endurance ordeal of 2020 but there is no point in pretending that 2021 is the reward for getting through the last year. This year has more positive highlights and things are moving along at a much faster pace now so we can get a better feel of what we have… Continue reading Astrology of 2021
For Kate Arbon, Christmas has become a very sacred time to spend in solitude. The West Cork astrologer loves the freedom of no pressure or expectation and finds a special peace in being alone and inwardly focused at such a busy time of year. “I don’t really ‘do’ Christmas in the traditional way any more,”… Continue reading “Tis the Season”
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
Tips on how to treat your Zodiac taste buds and make a Sun Sign meal match for sharing. This is a fun article that I wrote a few months ago. It was used in an advertising campaign by an international food company. I thought it would be fitting for the Venus Jupiter conjunction 24th November… Continue reading Feed your Sun Sign
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!
The Sun is joined with Chiron & the South node at 22 degrees of Pisces. Use today’s energies to step out of your old story and walk a new path. Chiron represents our wounds and pains brought with us from the past. They are patterns of pain that seem to be ingrained and impossible to… Continue reading Sun conjunct Chiron & the South Node in Pisces – Leave the pain of the past behind and walk free!
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…