With heavy hearts we share the peaceful passing of Danielle Taylor McElroy (nee von Hansen) on March 3, 2022. Danielle was the owner/Astrologer of Kismet Astrology. Danielle was born in Vernon and grew up enjoying the many beautiful beaches in the Okanagan. In 1996 she obtaineda BA in Sociology/Anthropology. She moved to rural Tappen, BC in…… Continue reading Regretful notification that Danielle Taylor McElroy has passed away
I run a small Horary Astrology study group on Facebook. Lately, Horary has become quite popular so I have a steady stream of people entering the group who are curious to learn more about it. Most of these beginners have a background in modern astrology and so they usually tend to make the same mistakes…… Continue reading New to Learning Horary Astrology? Avoid These 10 Common Mistakes
Lately I have seen a lot of arguments happening within the astrological community about “lack of objectivity.” Originally these arguments began in Mudane Astrology circles where the focus is on world events. But then the debate seeped into more general astrology discussions as well. Here’s what typically happens: Astrologer A disagrees with Astrologer B’s views…… Continue reading The Issue of Objectivity in Astrology: Does Personal Bias Have a Place in the Practice of Astrology?
Astrology has enjoyed a boom in popularity over the past decade. A rapid influx of young people into the field plus the resurgence of traditional methods have cracked astrology open and taken it into exciting new directions. But what is still sadly lacking is a focus on the practice of consulting. We are all so…… Continue reading Some Thoughts on the Practice of Astrological Consulting in Light of the Recent Sexual Misconduct Scandal
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Did you know that astrology transits can appear in your dreams? And that the planets sometimes show up as actors in those dreams? Here’s an example of a current transit that is happening in the skies right now that quite literally got acted out in my dreams last night. Last night, transiting Mercury was conjunct…… Continue reading Dream Analysis Using Astrology: A Brief Example.
There are a lot of widespread misconceptions about astrology. Although the situation has improved over the past 50 years, the public still remains rather misinformed about what astrology is and isn’t. At best, public opinion sees astrology as fortune telling; at worst, trivial words in a horoscope column. Neither of these views accurately depict what…… Continue reading Demystifying the Astrology Reading: Eight Points You Need to Know Before Your Appointment with your Astrologer
Have you ever noticed that people are terrified of missing their destiny? As an astrologer, I find that many of my clients are afraid that they are wasting their time here on Earth, and not fulfilling their “true destiny.” They seem to view destiny as a one shot opportunity as if destiny was a bus that…… Continue reading Is it Possible to Miss Your Destiny?