Retrograde Brakes On

If you have been fairly choking on the constant change of the last little while or longer, a cosmic let off is here. Ish. Since the beginning of the year we have had all planets in direct motion. For over nine weeks, through three full moons and two eclipses, nary a backward step was taken…

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Truthsayers are the New Soothsayers

Monday so often presents us with the same conundrum: what I am supposed to be doing vs what I would like to be doing. They are rarely one and the same, even here at the witch’s cottage. Today I ought to be writing about the highly magical Venus Jupiter conjunction and the promise it holds…

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Embrace Your Shadow

Embracing our shadow is something I bang on about a lot and not just because its dark path is one I have been forced to walk many times. I am a fervent believer in this good work. Plus it is unavoidable: the more you slap it away, the harder it hits you back. For the…

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Hello Shadow My Old Friend

As Jupiter lopes into Scorpio for his annual change of state, so too do we move from staring into faces other than our own and turn to peer through the looking glass. As though we hadn’t already got the memo earlier, despatched by raven and dripping in our own blood, that this year is about…

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Astrofuquery : Jupiter Uranus

Cue the eye rolling, as the cries of When Will It End! are drowned out by much snickering and simpering. On days / weeks like this, it gets you precisely nowhere. Time instead to channel your inner Babe Ruthless and align thyself to the mighty forces at play. Pourquoi? First careening cab off the rank…

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Astro : North Node in the Spotlight

If you thought the August eclipse season smashed through your life just to up-end what you know, change the game, creating chaos and carnage simultaneously, then in the midst of the fray you may have missed the shimmering. That gorgeous glow around the edges was one of the grander purposes of the recent mad season…

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Astro : Delta

Change is all about us with a fiery full moon on the rise. Yesterday Uncle Mars dragged his hot feet into Cancer, not his favourite place to plant them. This can really fire up our emotional body while simultaneously throwing a wet blanket over our passions and projects. Mercury moves into his home state of…

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