Chiron Backs The Truck Up

Our next cab off the retrograde rank is weepy wunderkind Chiron, emblem of our overcoming. Oh yes he bloody is. Enough with the wounded healer victim consciousness and the kind of stinking thinking and gross poor me-ing that keeps you tethered to your greatest wounds. Chiron endured despite the poison arrow in his side and…

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A Better Strategy

As far as astrofuquery strategies go, let me begin by saying this is not one of them, gloriously illustrated by @thecountryclairvoyant and his post this morn on Instaglam. More than worth the price of admission, darklings. My old boss used to remark that the problem with having your head stuck up your arse* is that…

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Eclipse-A-Tron Thriving Strategies

Eclipse-A-Tron Thriving Strategies Part Two is brought to you today by she who walks this familiar path between eclipses as they barge heavily through my chart and my world. My fixed friends – anything Taurus, Leo, Scorpy or Aquarian in your starry make up – the bell is tolling loudly for us. Best be making…

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The Box of Darkness

The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek. ~ Joseph Campbell And this morning, as my 44th year nearly draws to a close, I finally opened my Box of Darkness all the way. Sarah Durham Wilson (on FB as Do It Girl and Instagram as @themotherspirit) has invited healers and teachers, witches…

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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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Scorpio Season : What Lies Beneath

Season of the Scorp is nearly here and it is time for us all to dive deep into what lies beneath. We are being collectively compelled to bravely step towards our shadows and fast running out of places to hide (right Harvey?). The sun joins both Mercury and Jupiter in our astrological shadowlands. Expect even…

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Missing: Self Care

As many a woman on the brink knows all too well, there are very real consequences if we perpetually postpone looking after ourselves in favour of holding the universe together. Our unholy ability to push through despite exhaustion, illness, pain, despondency, resentment or far worse than that is a dubious superpower indeed. One that comes…

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Intuition, Self Care and the Shadow

I think of these three almost as characters in our unfolding story. They lumber along with us, waving their distinct gifts in our faces trying just to catch our attention. They stick with us as we shove them aside or question their benefits. They never give up on us, even when we flat out ignore…

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