New Moons are times of beginnings, opportunities to connect with all that is potential and plant seeds for the birth of that which we want to create. As this New Moon is in Libra, it’s a good time to survey our relationships and see how we may encourage them to flourish so that they can grace our lives even more. Using the image of the Scales—the symbol for Libra—as your guide, weigh and assess the value of your existing relationships, considering their strengths and weaknesses.Read more
It’s such an “interesting” week, one that features a delicate dance between honoring both the concrete and the diffuse, one in which we’re called to simultaneously go with the flow and yet also abide by the literal and figurative rules of the road. We may find ourselves questioning, defining, and refining what we believe to constitute truth and reality.Read more
If I think of words to describe the energetics of the week, drift is one of the ones that I think of first.
With both the Sun and Mars opposing dreamy Neptune this week, let alone there being a Pisces Full Moon, we may find ourselves called into a softer and more flowing energy.Read more
The Pisces Full Moon can be an auspicious time for healing. We have at our disposal the ability to connect to the body (via earthy Virgo, the sign in which the Sun resides) and our intuition (via sensitive Pisces, the sign in which the Moon resides).Read more
There is a lot of suffering in the world. And sometimes when a huge tragedy strikes we get overwhelmed and feel paralyzed to act, whether through not knowing how or because of feeling mired in a tidal wave of emotions or feeling that the situation is so much bigger than we are. Yet, our individual actions of support— whether through donations, service work, lending a helping hand, and/or creating a call to action is important and powerful, and can make a world of difference.Read more
I’m so excited to announce that I’ll be doing my next AstroSalon at the beautiful Spruce Apothecary in West Seattle (pictured above).
Join me there on September 19 for an exploration of Venus, the planet of love, pleasure, and beauty.Read more
There’s a lot happening this week. A collection of planets in detail-oriented Virgo come together making alignments with expansive Jupiter, create-structure Saturn, dreamlike Neptune, and evocative Pluto. It’s a week of movement and integration.Read more
It seems like a week in which owning our inner rebel may serve us well.Read more
The Virgo New Moon is often associated with a time when we initiate new pathways in our lives to craft systems that allow us to live from a place of greater refinement and organization.Read more
Commitment feels like a theme that threads itself throughout the week.
How is it that you define commitment?Read more