Mercury Retrograde and the Holiday Season: A Survival Guide

It seems like a little cosmic joke to have a Mercury Retrograde period during one of the most hectic holiday seasons of the year.  After all, Merc Retro is famous for causing delays and problems in things such as travel and purchasing expensive items and December is the month where most of us have to do…… Continue reading Mercury Retrograde and the Holiday Season: A Survival Guide

Deep, Dark and Dangerous Truths: Transiting Jupiter in Scorpio, October 2017 – November 2018

Truth.  Lies.  Secrets.  Surprises.  2017 has been a year of revelations.  With powerful events like the total solar eclipse and Jupiter entering Scorpio, information is being rapidly revealed to us that once was hidden from view.  Well, hold onto your hat because even more revelations are in store.  In 2018, more truths are going to…… Continue reading Deep, Dark and Dangerous Truths: Transiting Jupiter in Scorpio, October 2017 – November 2018

Astrology and Chronic Illness #2: The Physical Effects of Outer Planet Transits

“Yes, when you can neither stand nor sit with comfort, you take refuge in the horizontal, like a child in its mother’s lap. You explore it as never before, & find it possessed of unexpected delights. In short it becomes infinite.” ~ Samuel Beckett I have a chronic illness.  And as a result, I have…… Continue reading Astrology and Chronic Illness #2: The Physical Effects of Outer Planet Transits

Astrology and Chronic Illness: Using Solar and Lunar Transits to Maximize your Physical Energy and Quality of Life

In 1993, I came down with ME/CFS, a neruo-inflammatory disease which affects every organ in the body and creates debilitating pain, fatigue and numerous other symptoms.   For years I was so weak and in so much pain that I had to use a wheelchair in order to leave my house. When I first became ill,…… Continue reading Astrology and Chronic Illness: Using Solar and Lunar Transits to Maximize your Physical Energy and Quality of Life

“What the Heck is Going on with the World?” The Total Solar Eclipse and Other Transits you Should Know About for the Years 2017-2020

  I don’t blog much and when I finally do, it is usually about some potentially nasty transit that I want to warn my friends and clients about, just in case it manifests.  So at the risk of sounding like Sybil Trelawney (“Harry Potter, you are in grave danger!”) today I am posting yet again…… Continue reading “What the Heck is Going on with the World?” The Total Solar Eclipse and Other Transits you Should Know About for the Years 2017-2020

“Fireworks and Fisticuffs” Mars opposition Pluto, July 2nd, 2017

Have you been feeling a deep anger rumbling beneath the surface that you can’t quite put your finger on? Are you losing your cool over irritations that you normally can handle? Or are others around you raging? It’s just Mars/Pluto doing a bit of deep housecleaning in our psyches.  Mercury/Mars opposes Pluto this weekend (exact…… Continue reading “Fireworks and Fisticuffs” Mars opposition Pluto, July 2nd, 2017

Stop the Madness: Reflections on Online Mercury Retrograde Hysteria #FearNotTheRetrograde

Mercury went Retrograde today (April 9, 2017) and if you are like me, you are once again seeing a lot of articles posted online about the alleged negative effects of this transit.   Usually, these articles are posted with a lot of warnings like “Beware!” or “Look out!  Danger Ahead!”  These articles appear like clockwork,…… Continue reading Stop the Madness: Reflections on Online Mercury Retrograde Hysteria #FearNotTheRetrograde