New Moon Eclipse : Here We Go

The magic of eclipsia, our season of transformation, is peculiar and profound. These portals move us through our lives, rattle our cages, expel the stale and court the new. They echo the past and herald the future all at once and their calling card is change, writ large. The first of three, today’s new moon…

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Planting Ritual for the New Moon

Acquire all that you will need for your new moon ritual during the dark moon. You will require seeds or seedlings, a pot to plant in or a well-nourished garden bed and a fully cleared amethyst crystal. Ideally purchase a new amethyst and bathe it in salt water to clear any residue from its travels…

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Ritual to Cut Cords

All too often we still feel tethered to the energy of something or someone. Yet we know intuitively that it no longer serves us and that it is time to move on. Cord cutting rituals are a wonderful way to energetically sever a connection. Best performed as a meditation in ritual space, they remain a…

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Ritual to Forgive and Move On

Forgiveness is powerful medicine. A full moon  is a wonderful time to let go but this ritual can similarly be enacted on the waning phase of the lunar cycle or at the dark moon. Our life yet to come begs us to make peace with our past. Prior to the ritual, think carefully about who you…

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Higher Ground? Anyone?

In the ratcheting hours before the full moon exacts, the compression and restriction that accompanies this Saturnine peak will be felt more strongly. Hang in there. Just the moon doing its good work darklings, pushing us to make change. The antidote to Saturn is ever the disciplined approach. He demands your respect. He sees it…

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Track to the Moon

After a wild and woolly week, well may we be craving respite. Lunging for the pause button and hankering to leap off, up and away from it all. Yet our carriage lurches and thunders towards the full moon. The Libran peak can be a soothing balm to the me! me! me! of Aries season. Her…

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Astrofuquery Bolthole

Just checking in from my astrofuquery bolthole to see how the weekend is treating you, darklings. Venting, ranting and non specific shots across the bow welcome here. Better out than in and splattered in such a way as not to cause irreparable damage in real life, non? Wondering wtf I am on about? Yesterday’s astro…

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Full Moon Hangover

Welcome one, welcome all to the full moon hangover. How did that do nothing / say nothing / keep to yourself thing work out for you? Yeah. Me too, darklings. It is insanely difficult to simply keep thy own counsel when there are other people still populating our home bases and work spaces, fairly peppered…

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Virgin Territory : Full Moon in Virgo

It is incredible to think that the blindsiding behemoth that was the full moon in Leo eclipse – and all the chaos and change it has wrought – was just a mere month ago. How different does life look now? Quite the lunar cycle it has been, one whose stops included two staggering eclipses, a…

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Astrofuquery : Mars Venus Stoush

Aaaaaand everyone back in your corners. The weekend’s Mars Venus stoush coinciding with the quarter moon delivered a veritable shitfight. Trouble in paradise shitting questionable magic all over your relationships, darklings? Hardly surprising when these two are operating at cross purposes. In the red corner Mars in Sagg, asserting his freedom and independence and right…

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