The Moon and Menstruation


We are now just about fully into the new Age of Aquarius, even though the integration is not yet complete. Our perceptions as well as understanding of the universe  and  our place in it are continually sharpening and being revised. I am writing this article to contradict some prevalent information I have seen on the Internet regarding the moon and the menstrual cycle. While some... Read More

Synastry v. Composite Charts– Which is the Real Deal?


In a previous article I discussed the significance of using synastry to understand others such as in relationships and partnerships. (Click here). But there is another theory that some astrologers use called the composite chart. This chart is a combination of 2 individuals which creates a third independent chart. This third chart is then interpreted as how the couple or the unit... Read More

Venus, the Planet of Love & Beauty


This column is to introduce those who are unfamiliar with the science of astrology to this fascinating study. For those with experience, it may serve as a refresher. Every planet is like a unique individual with its own personality. When we are born, each planet is in a sign, which has been likened to the ‘role’ this planet will play. In addition each planet is located... Read More

Synastry- Relationship Astrology


Ever wonder why you just seem to “click” with certain people, while with others, there’s an inexplicable tension? Why certain personalities rub you the wrong way for no apparent reason? Chalk it up to the stars…and the combination of energies. This is called synastry, the astrology of relationships. We are all made differently for a reason. Variety is what... Read More

Mars, The Planet of Action


Just as our Venus sign shows us how we love and relate to other people, our Mars sign placement points to our action tendencies, what we like to do, how we are most comfortable expressing our actions and so forth. These actions also include sexuality. The sign it is in will govern how we act, while the house it is in will govern which areas of life we prefer to channel these... Read More

Astrology & Psychology


Carl Jung is a psychologist who had a near-death experience. Afterward, his whole perspective on life changed dramatically. He began to discuss “archetypes” which he described as symbols of the unconscious.  Since the subconscious mind is linked to the superconscious (I believe he used the term ‘collective unconscious’) the greater intelligence that connects... Read More

Astrology and You Tuesdays


Pluto, The Planet of Transformation Pluto is the planet of transformation. Planets are more than just gigantic orbs in the sky, just as people are more than just their bodies. As we can think, act and have character, planets have personalities also. They are universal energies that interact with our energies to help us learn and grow. Pluto’s role is a hefty one, as it is not... Read More