trickster mercury & the pumpkin pie

What most of us forget, or don’t know, is that Mercury is a famed trickster in the tradition of the Tarot’s Magician. The speedy little messenger doesn’t exactly like to slow down…. so being retrograde makes him a bit, ah, testy. Being testy doesn’t usually bring out an Eeyore side of him, but rather a…

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rethinking mercury retrograde

I know, I know. It strikes fear in the hearts of even non-astrology believers (although remember, kids. You can’t believe or not believe in science–it just is)…. poor Mercury will now take the blame for every mishap in your life. Everything from the TV blowing up to your oversleeping or your SO forgetting your date…

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the day the earth stood still: our 2 closest planets stop in the sky, sort of

Today, Friday 11/16, Venus is finally stationing direct! All of my lovebirds, rejoice, because after 42 days of Retrograde and the long review of love needs and slow or stopped romances, your love life is going to move forward again just in time for holiday celebration and winter festivitie.   However. A couple of hours…

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The Sleeping Goddess

The summer of 2018 was a long, hot Elizabeth Taylor as Maggie the Cat in a slip occasion……..  filled with eclipses and retrogrades bouncing pinball like off each other. It ended with Hurricane Florence doing her best to wipe away Tree Hill and still more governmental static, betrayal, and heartbreak. We spent the  weeks moving…

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