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Mercury in Capricorn

Mercury is poised to move into Capricorn and my attention has turned to matters of business – or rather business results and business planning. That makes sense – Capricorn is 11th house stuff for me, so it’s at this time of the year that I start putting some structure behind and around and under my […]

Daily Planets

January 4, 2019

Mercury trine Uranus There’s a standing joke in our house that when I come up with one of my brilliant ideas – such as, for example, the electronic drum kit in the steering wheel for when you’re stationary in traffic – my hubby will say something like ‘How long did it take you to think […]

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Eclipses 2019

Eclipse season is almost upon us – making it the perfect time to have another look at eclipses, what they mean, how to interpret them, and get a heads-up of where they’ll be happening in 2019. Solar eclipses occur at a New Moon. During a solar eclipse, the Moon passes between the Sun and the Earth, […]

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Mars in Aries

Is it just me or is it getting hot in here? Mars rules Aries, so is at his strongest, most physical, most vital, most impulsive, most headstrong, most independent and most selfish here. Mars is a hot and masculine planet and Aries a hot, cardinal, and masculine sign, making this arguably the most masculine and […]

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How to map your transits for 2019 – and why you should.

When I first started with astrology I used to painstakingly work out all my transits. I’d get my ephemeris out and decide what was going to hit me and what date it would be exact. I even used that sort of language – language like “direct hit” or “wallop”. Using language like that it was […]