News About 2012 Annual Edition — and Your Monthly Horoscope

News About 2012 Annual Edition — and Your Monthly Horoscope Last Days of 2011: Watch What You Say and What You Drink As 2011 turns over into the fabled 2012, we get a couple of common-sense cautionary notes from the astrology. The Sun makes a conjunction to Pluto on Thursday, something that happens just once … Read more

The Big Question: What’s so 2012 about 2012?

Dear Friend and Reader: It was someone named Jose Arguelles who popularized 2012 as the time we would take what he called the leap beyond technology. Arguelles was not the first to point out the significance of 2012 — though he was talking about it as early as the mid-1970s. Frank Waters (in his Hopi prophecies) … Read more

Mercury Stations Direct: Keep Your Promises

Dear Friend and Reader: Mercury stations direct in early Sagittarius tonight at 8:42 pm EST. This happens as we are still riding through the wake of Saturday’s total eclipse of the Moon in Gemini, the second of two eclipses for this mind-bending round that began in late November. Eclipses themselves offer an astrology lesson: borrowing … Read more

Inner Space Horoscope for December 2011

Dear Friend and Reader: The month begins during the interval between two eclipses. We had a partial eclipse of the Sun in Sagittarius this past Friday, Nov. 25, and now we’re heading for an especially potent total eclipse of the Moon in Gemini on Saturday, Dec. 10. This won’t be visible from most of North … Read more

Astrological Guide to Thanksgiving

Dear Friend and Reader: Before we get into the month-ahead themes, the astrology of the next few days is so interesting that it calls for some special focus. For many people, Thanksgiving (in the United States, held the last Thursday in November) is a family holiday, and family environments are often emotionally challenging. This may … Read more

Deep Sky Survey, and The Week of the Centaurs

Deep Sky Survey, and The Week of the Centaurs Dear Friend and Reader: It was excellent to have a week to dive into the 2012 charts full-on, in preparation for writing Revolution. Revelation. Reality Check. I’ve been studying these horoscopes for years, looking for clues, writing many articles along the way and putting my discoveries together … Read more

Planet Waves Inner Space Horoscope — November 2011

Dear Friend and Reader: November is the month when the Sun moves from Scorpio to Sagittarius. As autumn develops, the theme evolves from the deepest emotional and sexual consciousness (flavored by Days of the Dead in early November) to the most etheric, global and cosmic. Yet the concepts of these two signs contain one another. … Read more

Scorpio New Moon and the November Monthly Horoscope

Dear Friend and Reader: Wednesday is the Scorpio New Moon — and as you might expect this is a deep chart. There are many points aligned in Scorpio, and both rulers of that sign (Mars, the traditional ruler and Pluto, the modern ruler) are taking aspects from other planets. I would describe this as a … Read more

Notes from #Occupy: Looking for Common Ground

Dear Friend and Reader: On Saturday, I went to a big rally in Times Square that was part of the Occupy Wall Street movement. Around the world in an estimated 1,500 other cities, similar protests were happening. This was one day after Mayor Michael Bloomberg wisely chose to not clear out the movement’s base camp … Read more

Relationships From the Inside Out

Relationships From the Inside Out Dear Friend and Reader: With the Moon waxing toward full [see Planet Waves coverage of tonight’s Full Moon] the Occupy Wall Street protests spread to many cities and states around the country. All weekend, an Occupy Sesame Street spoof was running loose on the Internet, a clue that the movement has … Read more