Category Archives: Useful Astrology

Full Moon of April 19: ‘The Lovers’ Dilemma Resolved?

Skip to your April tarot readings here The heavenly cast setting the stage I mostly defer to the time-tested wisdom of ancient astrological delineations in my astrology practice but I also keep an open mind and an eye out for … Continue reading

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Poetry in Planetary Motion: The Aries New Moon on April 5

(You can skip to your April monthly tarotscopes here.) In the past few posts I have been writing about the various aspects of the cosmic drama currently playing out in the skies — and it’s a story of hope, liberation … Continue reading

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The Pluto Conjunct South Node (Ketu) Transit

Shortcut to the March tarotscopes here. Maybe you feel it, maybe you don’t yet, but we have already entered the intense energetic period that is going to bring Plutonic forces to the fore as a sort of beginning of the … Continue reading

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From Saturn to Jupiter, Karma to Fortune

A quick note on an observation I made which might be of interest to fellow students of astrology. With my Ascendant in Capricorn and Saturn the strongest planet in my chart as per William Lilly’s dignity scores, and indeed, even … Continue reading

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The Guiding Star in the Key of Virgo

(If you’re looking for September’s advice please click here) I’ve been through a long passage filled with confusion and turmoil regarding some old patterns in my life and as Saturn stationed direct in Capricorn (on the 12th house side of … Continue reading

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Dancing in September Tarot Update

I am writing this post mostly out of a sense of commitment to regularity and information dispensation but a race against a deadline for paper submissions related to course work is keeping me from trotting out any sign-specific tarotscopes this … Continue reading

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2018 Summer Solstice Special: Retrograde Revelation (or Ramble)

Currently the Sun is in 0 degrees Cancer, marking the Summer solstice, a time when according to myth the veils between worlds are thinner and there are rituals one must perform to keep the evil spirits from taking the opportunity … Continue reading

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Prosper You MAY: Astrology Update

May the upcoming month of May be an exciting month for one and all. While the usual personal planet movements might or might not be that interesting to follow (depending on your specific interests in astrology and/or life), April to … Continue reading

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New Moon in Virgo, 20 September 2017

I am always up for a yummy New Moon, when my mind is at its sharpest and my emotions at their clearest. And I am quite looking forward to this New Moon in Virgo on 20 September. It has such … Continue reading

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Fate versus Free Will

“Sometimes knowing your own future is what enables you to change it, especially if you’re bloody-minded, contradictory and completely unpredictable.” —  Eleventh Doctor (Doctor Who, Ep. The Girl Who Waited) inadvertently summarising the purpose of astrology. Don’t be afraid of … Continue reading

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