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Gemini Full Moon : Bored

We all get stuck in ruts: working the same job for years, looking at the same old four walls, it’s hard not to get into a groove, and not always the groovy good kind either. Brains are groovy though, as new neural pathways, or grooves, are forged every time we learn...

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Scorpio New Moon : Hecate’s Moon & Graveyards

Today’s Scorpio New Moon is known by those in Pagan circles as Hecate’s Moon. Hecate is the Pagan Goddess of the Underworld and she ferries, from one life phase to another, those who are undergoing cycles of transition. A three-headed Goddess of the Maiden, Mother and...

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Full Moon In Taurus : It’s Uncomplicated

  ‘Why do you have to go and make things so complicated?’ -Avril Lavigne, Venus in Scorpio It’s the Taurus Full Moon and I’m comfortable, safe and secure tucked away in a comfortable pocket of the world, Vienna, Austria. This is our fifth (or sixth?) time visiting and...

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New Moon in Libra : A World In Balance

Every autumn, like clockwork, life hits full tilt boogie. Schedules compress, far too much happens far too quickly all at once. And every autumn we travel. It’s a stressful scramble to pull the house together, get chicken-sitters, and take care of the business we’ll...

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Full Moon In Aries, Fumbling Toward Victory

There’s a line in the Will Ferrell movie Talledega Nights that my husband has been known to pull out at non-sequitir moments. The main Will Ferrell character, Ricky Bobby, has a rough and tumble drug addict dad and at a key point in the film (the last time he sees...

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New Moon in Virgo: If It Ain’t Growing…

Once, long ago, I was really really ill and no one knew what was wrong with me. I now know that myriad issues of basic self-care ie not eating properly, getting enough rest, and the inability of my parents to model a hygienic lifestyle along with the spiritual crises...

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Sabian Symbols & Mercury Retrograde

Trolling for preliminary props and praise, A Love Alchemist''s Notebook manuscript ended up in the hands of a few astrologers I''d never met before -including one, Lynda Hill. As a direct result of this synchronicity (as well as seeing Lynda's work featured on April...

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And Now For Something Completely Awesome

We astrologers are earnest about being taken seriously.  This can turn the best of us into curmudgeons, when certain of us shun popular astrology for generalizing (dismissing horoscope writers who shepherd the masses to us for a proper natal reading as irrelevant)....

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Leo New Moon, Something Worth Celebrating

I’m usually a pretty reliable weather vane for the lunations but this one’s a stinker. The season of Leo, in it’s purest expression, is a time to enjoy the vitalizing power of the Sun, right now at the height of it's fiery glory. I like to think Leo has a certain...

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Aquarius Full Moon Lunar Eclipse: Planning Dream Seeds

I was recently informed by a sign in the mall that summer is almost over! I barely noticed it was here. I guess that sign was supposed to create buyer urgency, but it had the opposite effect, sending a wave of tiredness over me so I turned around and went home. In...

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Solar Eclipse New Moon In Cancer: Returning to Essence

At first glance, upon stumbling on Simone Butler’s essay on this Cancer New Moon Eclipse, I thought I’d been punk’d. How could we who do not know each other have written something so similar? All I saw were the words in bold, ‘Daughters of the American Revolution’. I...

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Earthbound No More: Why People Are Dying

Death leaves us with so many questions. With the smattering of public figure deaths happening on the world stage, the latest one isn't about the mysterious circumstances of Michael's but, why are so many people dying?  An astrological look may help. First, New Moons...

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Michael Jackson: Important, Beloved, Man In the Mirror

(Astrology.com asked me to write about MJ but they never ran with it - so I'm offering it to you, here.) I never wanted to Beat It, but I did ID with the song PYT, to which I used to dance in my room alone (unless you count the MJ Thriller poster as a dance partner,...

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You Can Choose Your Clan: New Moon in Cancer

“The house does not rest upon the ground, but upon a woman”- Mexican Proverb We were sitting around a table at my sister's house, four women, different ages all, but natives of a place called Santa Fe, New Mexico. I had made pancakes at my sister's birthday request,...

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Sexy Solstice = Jeans, T-Shirt & a Candle

  This Solstice takes place a day and a half before the New Moon, also joining Vesta, sacred harlot and keeper of the sacred flame. For these Lunar Goddesses, sex was something more than sensual contact - but sacred, healing ritual. The vestals were charged with...

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Sun Power, Squared

I've been getting the message, or as Julia Cameron calls those strong inner directives, 'marching orders', to teach, teach. Every time I parlay the thought back into the court of Consciousness, it pops back into my court again like an air-filled toy. I'm rarely at a...

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About A Lemmy – My Favorite Astrology Blogs

  Moonkissd.com was recently nominated for a Lemmy or Lemonade award by Fern of Wisestars Astrology, for being 'wise and wonderful.' I've been writing astrology online since 2004 and it feels good to receive something. Even without the proper ceremony, red carpet...

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Sagittarius Full Moon, For Lovers of Reality

I recently traveled through Geneva, Switzerland. The value of travel is obvious - being taken out of the routine everyday and plopped into the unfamiliar it has that way of shifting perspectives. So while painting my bedroom this morning from grungy smoke damaged...

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The Moon’s Full in Scorpio – Even in Switzerland!

Happy Scorpio Full Moon and greetings, from the Land of Cheese (Switzerland). As a Mercury retrograde (May 6-30) preventative, I've personally decided to not reinvent the wheel, a little difficult for an author when she's under multiple writing deadlines. So in...

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