New Moon In Scorpio November 4, 2021

New Moon In Scorpio November 4, 2021

It’s a good day to begin something pure and complicated. The very idea of purity is complicated, isn’t it? What can be possessed? And what is possessed is changed by the possession. Pure? What could possibly be more complicated than a new born baby, or a bride? What...
Aries Full Moon October 20, 2021

Aries Full Moon October 20, 2021

Let’s start with a poem by Charles Simic entitled My Beloved In the fine print of her face Her eyes are two loopholes. No, let me start again. Her eyes are flies in milk, Her eyes are baby Draculas. To hell with her eyes. Let me tell you about her mouth. Her mouth’s...
New Moon in Libra October 6, 2021

New Moon in Libra October 6, 2021

OH MAAAAAAAAN! The podcast is a Mercury Retrograde Special … It really really is! Take a listen: I’ve got a poem for you: “To hear never-heard sounds, To see never-seen colors and shapes, To try to understand the imperceptible Power pervading the world; To fly and...
New Moon in Virgo, September 6, 2021

New Moon in Virgo, September 6, 2021

Let’s kick this off with a quote by R. D. Lang -There are good reasons for being obedient, but being unable to be disobedient is not one of the best reasons.- The name of this moon is Exact Change. That’s only sort of a pun. Retrograde Uranus at 14 degrees juuust...
New Moon in Leo, August 8, 2021

New Moon in Leo, August 8, 2021

Let’s consider something Andreas Weber wrote for The Biology of Wonder — The plant that directs its growth tendency to the light does not understand the arithmetic of wavelengths; it simply perceives light as good in the form of a positive affection. […] Today’s...
Full Moon In Aquarius July 23, 2021

Full Moon In Aquarius July 23, 2021

Painting by Randy Conner It’s emo in a detached way. It’s dramatic and a little sexy. There is an appetite to it, a relationship to desire. It matters what tho, it’s not an anything goes moment, but rather a time where specific chances might be taken, or some long...
Crab New Moon July 9, 2021

Crab New Moon July 9, 2021

Who we are at midnight when there is no one around to see, the lowest part of the chart and the most internal. It’s a restart. A rebirth from the inside out. There is some energy to it and some pride. It’s a creative vulnerability moon. Pressure? Yes. Confusion? Less...
New Moon in Taurus May 11, 2021

New Moon in Taurus May 11, 2021

The incomparable Walter Anderson We gather sweetness while we can. We need it. Our summer promises some beautiful beginnings, and so many adjustments. Over and over, in June, July, and August, we will be asked to reassess, to try to understand viscerally, to follow a...