Thursday October 23rd: Sun in Scorpio

On October 23rd, the Sun slipped out of cooperative Libra and into determined Scorpio. The Sun in Scorpio introduces steady, solid, but secretive energy into our lives. Astrologers closely associate Scorpio with the sexual and financial intimacy; taboo, spiritual, occult, mystical, and paranormal parts of the universe; and finally death and regeneration. These themes probably…

Monday September 22nd: Sun in Libra

On Monday September 22nd, the Sun passed into Libra. Represented by the Scales of Justice, astrologers closely associate this sign with law, fairness, balance, and order; art and beauty; and intimate relationships (of a business or romantic nature). Naturally, the Sun’s transition into this constellation encourages us to inject both balance and beauty into our…

Saturday September 13th: Mars in Sagittarius

On Saturday September 13, Mars slipped out of Scorpio and into Sagittarius. Mars functions as the planet of action, ambition and assertion. Essentially, this astral body looks at how we prefer to expend energy and what things serve as motivation to us. Mars transitions throughout the year reveal where we feel most inclined to take…

Friday September 5th: Venus in Virgo

On Friday September 5th, Venus left grandiose Leo and moved into minimalist Virgo. Venus governs our romantic sphere and its transitions can mark major gains or upheavals in our love lives. Depending on your natal Venus sign (where Venus was on the day of your birth), the daily Venusian progressions (where Venus is now) can sometimes point…

Saturday August 23rd: Sun in Virgo

  On Saturday August 23rd, the Sun ends its transit in its home constellation of Leo to make waves in Virgo: the last sign of the Summer season. In the natal chart, the Sun sign reveals who we are at our true core and the characteristics of each sign describe an individual’s personality stripped down.…

Friday August 15th: Mercury in Virgo

    On Friday August 15th, Mercury twirls out of playful Leo and marches into straightedge Virgo. In the general astrological community, Mercury serves as both the home planet for Gemini and Virgo. There is, however some debate, about whether or not Virgo is a placement of exaltation for this astral body. Mercury governs our…

Tuesday August 12th: Venus in Leo

  On Tuesday August 12th, Venus left emotive Cancer and entered fiery Leo. In astrology, Venus governs what we value in romantic relationships and how we express these desires to others. In the natal chart, if the natal Venus sign is different from the natal Sun sign, it can explain why certain people behave differently…

Thursday July 31st: Mercury in Leo

On July 31st, Mercury left emotive Cancer and entered expressive Leo. Mercury, in astrology, deals with our intellectual processes. In the natal chart, Mercury reveals how we gather and process information, how we learn, and how we overall prefer to communicate/share information with others. Astrologers connect Mercury with pure brain power. As Mercury passes through signs…

Friday July 25th: Mars in Scorpio

On July 25th, Mars left its eight month long vacation in Libra and moved into mysterious Scorpio. Astrologers label Mars the planet of action; Mars signs in our natal charts reveal what we are most passionate about, how we express this passion and how we prefer to expend energy. Mars links itself to our goals,…