Pluto Stations Direct: Sept. 28, 2017

As seen from our perspective here on Earth, for the last five months, far-distant Pluto has been in a phase of retrograde motion. That is, it appeared to us that back on April 20th, Pluto stopped briefly in its cosmic journey around the Sun, and then began to reverse its course, traveling backwards in its … More Pluto Stations Direct: Sept. 28, 2017

Astrology, Past Lives, and Reincarnation

Do you believe in concepts such as past lives, reincarnation, and karma? Historically, for most of my life, I was not a pure believer in the first two in any literal way, although I did always feel that the karma principle had a lot going for it. I’ve also always been on board with the … More Astrology, Past Lives, and Reincarnation

What Does Chiron Retrograde Mean?

Our society as a whole seems to have learned just enough about Astrology at this point to fear retrograde periods…which might actually be worse than not being aware of them at all. It’s not super-helpful to think of retrograde periods as being necessarily “bad.” Yes, depending on the specifics of a given retrograde interval, and … More What Does Chiron Retrograde Mean?

What Does Neptune Retrograde Mean…?

Yesterday, I posted a video in which I nutshell some of the highlights of the astrological events that are headed our way this week. You can watch that video HERE. One of those highlights: this Friday (June 16th), Neptune will go retrograde. But what does that mean, exactly…? People seem to fear the retrograde phenomenon, … More What Does Neptune Retrograde Mean…?

Astro-Watch, May 3: Mercury Meanderings

First of all, for those of you who fear it when Mercury goes retrograde, then today is the day you’ve been waiting for. Today, Mercury stations direct. In regular-speak, that means our quick little neighbor stops its latest retrograde activities, and starts marching in forward-looking fashion again. Today’s station is interesting even beyond what it … More Astro-Watch, May 3: Mercury Meanderings

Understand Pluto by Understanding Persephone…

Yesterday, I posted HERE about Pluto’s impending turn retrograde, set for tomorrow. I talked a little bit about what Pluto signifies in Astrology, and I also held forth somewhat about what retrograde periods might mean when they decide to settle in around us. Today’s post is more purely aimed at fleshing out the specific character … More Understand Pluto by Understanding Persephone…

Pluto Retrograde

It’s been some season of retrograde activity lately here on Planet Earth. For a moment there, we were toiling under no less than four Planets that, from our ground-bound perspective, looked to be traveling backwards through space. A few days ago, on the 15th, Venus halted her retrograde ways and returned to more standard direct … More Pluto Retrograde