Nothing Real Can Be Threatened – The Story of the House that Goat Built
Aries / Capricorn / Contemplation / Mars / Mercury Retrograde

Nothing Real Can Be Threatened – The Story of the House that Goat Built

Capricorn is a sign of substance. It doesn’t do fake, because fake is not real. What is real is actual emotion, actual disposition, actual knowledge, actual experience. Real is showing up, rolling up sleeves, applying effort, learning and doing first hand. Real is the clarity present in silence and solitude, discerning the truth for oneself. … Continue reading

Not all Mars Transits are Made the Same
Learn Astrology / Mars / Natal Charts / Sect

Not all Mars Transits are Made the Same

Mars is a planet that demands a lot of attention. In traditional astrology, it’s one of the two malefic planets. The term malefic is used to suggest that this planet can bring about undesirable experiences. However, a lot depends on specifics. For example, take the concept of sect. In natal astrology, sect takes into consideration … Continue reading

Drying off under a Cazimi Mercury Retrograde in Virgo
Fire / Full Moon / Mars / Mercury / Mercury Retrograde / Retrogrades / Sagittarius / Virgo

Drying off under a Cazimi Mercury Retrograde in Virgo

  Today Mercury is in an interior conjunction with the Sun. Mercury is cazimi, a special condition where Mercury is described as having strength by virtue of being in the heart of the Sun. This is the middle of Mercury Retrograde, a halfway point that occurs in each cycle of this planet’s retrogrades. This particular midpoint is … Continue reading

Mars square the Nodal Axis – Threading Ego on a Golden Spool
Mars / Neptune / Nodal Axis / pisces / Sagittarius / Virgo

Mars square the Nodal Axis – Threading Ego on a Golden Spool

As soon as the heart moves toward something, there is no distance. ~Geoffrey Cornelius Mars in Sagittarius squares Virgo North Node and Pisces South Node in a conjunction with Neptune retrograde August 29, 2016. The key and hinge of this moment in astrology are the concepts of passion, temper, fieriness, sex, power, courage, and action … Continue reading

Mars conjunct Saturn in Sagittarius 2016 – Judiciously Wielding the Sword of Truth
Eclipses / Mars / Retrogrades / Saturn / Saturn in Sagittarius

Mars conjunct Saturn in Sagittarius 2016 – Judiciously Wielding the Sword of Truth

    Mars conjunct Saturn at 9 degrees 53 minutes Sagittarius August 24, 2016 at 7:26 am EDT. Mars and Saturn conjoin at 9 degrees 53 minutes Sagittarius on August 24. This astrological event is the culmination of both the Saturn and the Mars retrograde cycles of 2016. This planetary meeting reflects an inner and outer environment … Continue reading