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Mercury Retrograde in Scorpio: From the Darkness into the Light

– Posted in: Choice, Living in Choice, Mercury Retrograde, Personal Growth, Self-Care
October Scorpio Chartres

#3 in a Series of 3 Every 4 months or so, Mercury turns retrograde (meaning it appears to move backwards in it's orbit around the Sun) and much like our forebears, everyone wigs out. Yes, this cycle tends to bring increased technology breakdowns, communication SNAFUs, and scheduling nightmares. But let me remind you, this is [...]

Saying "Yes" when you mean "No"? Reclaim Your Sun

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Self-Care, Soul Development, Sun Sign Energy
Sun through the trees

Why do we say "yes" when we mean "no"? When we say that what someone wants is more important than what we want; we give them our power. (Note for Parents: Our children are very important and... they learn self-valuing by watching us. Striking a balance here is vital which is a topic for a [...]

Mercury Retrograde in Cancer: Who’s Your Mama?

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Stained Glass of Sign of Cancer from Chartres Cathedral, Chartres France, c. 1220

#2 in a Series of 3 "Mercury governs our thoughts and perceptions and these can limit us; but Mercury also gives us the ability to have new thoughts... which free... us."1 This will be the 2nd of three Mercury Retrograde periods in water this year. Mercury will be Retrograde from Wednesday, June 26, 2013 through [...]

Stepping Into the Light – Working with Your Sun Sign

– Posted in: Astrological Primer, Astrology & Choice, Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Personal Growth, Saboteur, Self-Care, Sun Sign Energy
Allow your Solar Energy to infuse you.

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself."— Desiderius Erasmus Working from my home office requires a great deal of self-motivation. There are times when I find myself slipping into a lonely space and I lose focus; or worse my Saboteur (you know that nasty inner voice that whispers mean things in your ear) [...]

Lunar Eclipse in Sagittarius

– Posted in: Astrological Primer, Astrology & Choice, Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Personal Growth

(affecting Gemini, Sagittarius, Virgo, Pisces most strongly). The effects of an eclipse can be felt up to 6 weeks on either side. With the Sun in Gemini, the sign of the student, and the Moon in Sagittarius, the sign of the teacher, this Eclipse is all about the thoughts and ideas that rule our lives. [...]

Moon Void of Course 101

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The moon guides our emotional needs. When it is Void of Course, sit back and reflect.

(Calendars Provided below: November-December, 2013. Or SUBSCRIBE to the iCal calendar which will be updated monthly.) The Moon Void of Course is a time of drifting and dreaming and quiet contemplation... The Moon (the seat of our emotional needs) has completed its aspect "to-do" list, and will "hang out in the Void" in its current [...]