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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Astrofuquery Alert: Mars Chiron

For the next few days Mars and Chiron dance again in a capoeira style face off at the tail end of Pisces. All too soon Chiron will be joining the Aries party, having ideally prepared us for the ram’s playing field by drowning us in our unresolved merde for eight years. Bless. It was back…

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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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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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Astro Update: Saturn Chiron

If your weekend was one giant bag of tears, punctuated with a light goring or a brutal renunciation, we all have the Chiron Saturn conjunction to thank. Exact over the weekend and still wiping away tears until May 12 – not coincidentally when Mercury is out of his retro shadow and post the intense Scorptastic…

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