The Academy of Chiron

Welcome to the Academy of Chiron, a learning institution founded on principles that at first, second and fortieth glance seem fuqing ridiculous. You want me to sign up to deeply revisit all the very worst shit that ever happened to me or that *gasp* I did? Righto. How bout no. Enter the shadow’s shadow. The…

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Thanksgiving Chiron

Although it is nothing like Thanksgiving where I live, for many I am connected to in the online world this is one of those compulsory weekends full of big old triggers. The niggle that we are supposed to be grateful for and the lesson we can be oh so thankful for. Blessed again. I don’t…

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Chiron’s Learning Curve

Possibly it has always been the case and it is just that my antenna is locked so very firmly upon it now, but this period in astrology feels incredibly cumulative. By divine design we are being neatly stepped this year and further back beyond through a building series of aspects, a pattern forming that forces…

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The Chiron Myth

I have spent the morning deeply enmeshed in the myth of Chiron, the centaur born of a tryst between a god (Saturn) and a nymph (Uranus) who has become our archetype for healing and the learning required to do it. Abandoned by his mother, raised and schooled by Artemis and Apollo, Chiron was the greatest…

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The Wisdom of Tree

© Kerrie Basha, 2014 Nature continues to conquer the built environment through her lack of argument, steady growth (onwards! upwards!) and unswerving commitment to her true self. Once planted this tree will not move, accepting her station with resolve. Her hidden roots extend as deeply as the bulk of her trunk and are the greatest source…

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