The Dark 8th House


April 9th, 2016

The 8th house is the darkest of the houses. It’s where fear resides. Naturally ruled by the sign of Scorpio and the planet Pluto, the 8th house carries a lot of baggage with it. This is different from the baggage with the 12th house, which tends to stem from past lives and our karmic issues. Read More…

Charts of the Moment


March 20th, 2016

When an event occurs or is going to occur, you can create a chart of the moment, or event chart. You use the date, time, and place as the birth data, and treat the chart similarly to a natal chart, using it as the natal chart for the event. If you have an event coming Read More…

The Muses in Astrology


February 15th, 2016

  Astrologically, the Muses are a group of 9 asteroids that are usually prominent in the charts of creative, inspired people. They are our muses, after all! They come from Greek mythology, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne. Each Muse rules something a little different. They are: Calliope: Muse of Epic Poetry – good for Read More…

Managing Stress with your 6th House Sign


January 23rd, 2016

Dealing with the holidays, birthdays, family gatherings, and other events often leads to some pretty high stress. Life is difficult enough without all of this extra unnecessary drama! Your 6th house can show how stress impacts you and what you should do to minimize it, so take a look at the sign on the cusp. Read More…

Asteroid Prey


January 6th, 2016

Asteroid Prey quite literally shows the areas of life where you can be someone’s “prey”. Each house can show different people who prey on you and different ways it occurs (if Prey is conjunct the house cusp, it will be much more obvious energy for you): 1st house – can be seen as prey to Read More…

Interceptions


November 14th, 2015

A sign is called intercepted when the sign on a house cusp is the sign before, and the sign on the next house cusp is the sign after, so the sign is skipped completely on the house cusps, and is completely contained in the house (for example, say your 5th house cusp is in Leo Read More…

The Misunderstood 12th House, Part 2


October 31st, 2015

People who have natal planets, especially personal planets (Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars) in the 12th house resonate with the idea of being misunderstood, and have an understanding of the way the 12th house hides energy. But we all can understand the misunderstanding of the 12th house because we all have a sign on the Read More…

Jupiter: Expand and Explore


October 10th, 2015

  In your natal chart, Jupiter shows the areas where you can expand easiest, and have a little bit of luck at times. You can go big, you can be more optimistic, and when you put in effort, even more good comes to you. But since Jupiter is the planet of expansion, you can see Read More…

When to Slow Down


September 26th, 2015

Life moves fast, and with the widespread use of technology, it only seems to be moving faster. We all need times to slow everything down so we don’t get overwhelmed by the frantic pace our lives move at. Astrologically, the house and planet of slowing things down are the 2nd house and Venus. When your Read More…

Astrological Exceptions


September 11th, 2015

Astrology has all sorts of rules, tons of them actually, but like pretty much any rule in life, there are exceptions to these rules. One of the most common exceptions in astrology is the retrograde exception. When a transit (moving) planet is retrograde (appearing to move backward), it can throw you off. The exception? If Read More…