Moonshine Horoscope for December

Dear Friend and Reader: These horoscopes, written by our global correspondent Genevieve Hathaway (who is now in Australia), are based on your Moon sign. To look that up, enter your birth data into It helps to have your birth time but it’s not necessary in most cases. I suggest you also read your Sun and … Read more

The Power of Words — and Feelings

Dear Friend and Reader: During the Mercury retrograde that ended Monday evening, I discovered the Twin Peaks series. For a few years I’ve been engaging with a movie that came out after the series ended, called Fire Walk With Me. I’ve watched the film perhaps 10 times and in the course of studying it scene by scene, David … Read more

A Whole Lotta Scorpio

Dear Friend and Reader: The Sun will be in Scorpio for a couple of more days, though this is no ordinary journey of the Sun through this sign. Last week we experienced the first eclipse of the Sun in Scorpio since 1995. At the same time, Mercury is retrograde in Scorpio. Over the weekend we … Read more

Total Solar Eclipse in Scorpio

Dear Friend and Reader: Today’s edition is a recap of the total solar eclipse that takes place today, Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 5:09 pm EST. It is the first solar eclipse in Scorpio since 1995. I’ve condensed some of the key ideas in a few different articles for this letter. [Here is an article that … Read more

Voting is Not Enough

Dear Friend and Reader: Today is Election Day in the United States, long-awaited, anticipated and the focus of much anxiety. Today is the day to brave voting lines, interrupt your schedule, miss hours or a day of work, all to do what may seem futile. We have a lot of problems in the world and … Read more

The Morning After Sandy — Eyes on the Election

Inner Space Horoscope for November 2012 Dear Friend and Reader: This month opens up a new mini-era of astrology, characterized by three super-interesting and potentially world-changing events. The first is that Mercury stations retrograde on Election Day — the first time it’s ever done so on the day of a presidential election. Mercury will be … Read more

Moonshine Horoscopes for October 2012

By Genevieve Hathaway Aries (March 20-April 19) — Dreams tell us a story about ourselves; a tale allowing access to some of the deepest levels of our psyche. Yet at times, the meaning contained within these accounts comes across as unclear, like you were sold a box of cereal without the special “surprise-inside” decoder ring … Read more

Sun-Psyche — and a short period comet outburst

Dear Friend and Reader: This week the Sun is in a long conjunction with Psyche, one of the top 10 most massive asteroids in the main belt between Mars and Jupiter. First noted way back in 1852, it was the 16th asteroid ever discovered, hence it’s properly called (16) Psyche. Thematically, it’s also one of the … Read more

Inner Space Horoscope for October 2012

Dear Friend and Reader: On Oct. 5, Saturn enters Scorpio, which it last did in November 1982, when Ronald Reagan was president and we were all much younger. Saturn takes about 10 seasons to pass through a sign, so it counts as one of those “for the foreseeable future” transits. Among other things, Saturn represents … Read more

Aries Full Moon and Uranus Square Pluto

Dear Friend and Reader: This whole week is a buildup to the Aries Full Moon. If you’ve ever read the term “Aries Point” on Planet Waves, we are about to experience its influence, in one of the hottest charts I’ve seen in quite a while. This event — an opposition alignment of the Sun and … Read more