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All About the Air Signs: Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius

Breathing. It's an unconscious part of our existence. However, without the ability to breathe in air we wouldn't be here. Air is the energy element that we inhale. Read More »


Predicting Marriage

OK, so you've fallen in love. Your heart is soaring and life is grand. But will this romance lead to commitment or marriage?To answer that question we need to consider the 7th house of your Astrology chart! The 7th house is the house that rules marriage and all committed relationships.First you need to find out which planet rules your 7th house. Get your own birth chart, and look at the cusp (or beginning) of your 7th house, and which sign that is in. Then, look at the chart below to see which planet rules that sign -- this is the planet that rules your 7th house. Read More »


Illness in Your Birth Chart

Medical Astrology is a branch of Astrology that utilizes the horoscope to identify weak areas of the body that may be predisposed to illness as well as potential treatment options. If you think it's hard to find a good astrologer, medical astrologers are even more of a rare find. Read More »


Cleaning Out Your 12th House Closet

I'm all about the Water houses. There's a never-ending well of depth, mystery and soul to drink from the 4th, 8th and 12th house of any birth chart. Without fail, each time I tackle my own chart something new reveals itself, particularly in these psychologically rich areas. Read More »


What Happens When You're Missing An Element

The morning routine in my house used to go something like this:I went into my daughter's room where she laid comatose. I woke her up. I rambled into the kitchen to get a pot of coffee on and make her lunch. Read More »


When Venus Returns

You might be familiar with your Solar Return -- the exact moment each year when the Sun in the sky reaches the exact position it was in at the time of your birth. This is a special event each year and it sets up a temporary themed chart that explains volumes about what significant energy patterns might make up your next year. I work with Solar Returns during every client session and I have found them to be incredibly accurate. Read More »


Lucky Jupiter Turns Direct

Jupiter, like every planet, flows in and out of direct and retrograde motion. While certain planets (Mercury, Venus or Mars) tend to disrupt our vibe here on Earth with great fanfare when out of phase, Jupiter has a more subtle effect. Read More »


Angles of a Birth Chart

Astrology often makes mention of houses, transits, and aspects, but it's the angles in your birth chart that really bring your horoscope to life. Read More »


Pain Is Inevitable, Suffering Is Optional

She sat across from me at my kitchen table with remarkable posture and presence. A young woman with Virgo Rising always appears put-together, cool as a cucumber. But I knew better. Read More »


The Death Chart

A while back a dear friend of mine who is about to face the death of a loved one asked me a philosophical question about Astrology. She wondered if, once the soul has passed on, whether the birth chart lives on in the afterlife and can be a way to see what that person's soul is up to on the other side. Read More »


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