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Symbols for Zodiac Degrees Explained

Each of the 365 degrees of the Zodiac are assigned a symbolic meaning.  If you were born on February 8th, for example, the Sabian Symbol for your Sun is “A luminous dove circles and descends, bearing a message.”  The symbol […] 

Herbs as Emotional Healers

I have never felt entirely comfortable with the positive thinking/positive feeling link that places thinking in a superior position to feeling.  I see the idea as an outgrowth of the masculine dominated world where diminishing the heart’s importance is key […] 

Holistic Healing – The Astrology Advantage

“We are born at a given moment in a given place and like vintage years of wine we have the qualities of the year and season in which we are born.  Astrology does not lay claim to anything else”.  -Carl […] 

Flower Essence 2

In the 1930’s Dr. Edward Bach, developed a line of plant essences that would remedy negative emotional states by matching a specific essence to a specific problem. His theory was that negative emotional states cause disease.  He was way ahead […] 

Manifesting – Zen’s Beautiful Bags

There was an online “Manifesting”  forum held at about this time last year.  A woman whose screen name was Zen contributed her experiences attracting what she needed and it made the most sense to me of anything I’ve lately on […] 

Sleeping in the Forest

Sleeping in the Forest  I thought the earth remembered me, she took me back so tenderly, arranging her dark skirts, her pockets full of lichens and seeds. I slept as never before, a stone on the river bed, nothing between […] 

Aries Full Moon September 29, 2012

  INTERPRETING THE ARIES FULL MOON INFLUENCE I interpret the meaning of New and Full Moons as though they were people coming to me for a consultation.  I know the Full Moon’s birth time will be 8:20 pm PDT on […] 

The Ascendant for Beginners

The three most influential parts of an Astrology chart are the Sun, Moon, and Ascendant.  Most know their Sun sign.  It’s the answer you give to the question “What’s your sign”?  If you know yourself to be a Leo for […] 

The Sun Enters Libra – Balancing Relationships

Saturday September 23, 2012 Today the Sun moved into the sign of Libra after its one month journey through the sign of Virgo.  The universal focus changes now from work, self-improvement, and health issues, to relationships.  Libra rules balance, beauty, […] 

Re-Enchanting Your Life

Carolyn Casey, the Visionary Activist Astrologer, says that whatever makes us passive is toxic and whatever makes us active is tonic.  Ritual can keeps us active when we feel depressed, or we’re not quite sure what to do next, or […]