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Mars Retrograde: The Cosmic Chill Pill

Once every two years Mars, the planet that rules our motivation and ambition, turns retrograde for about a 2 1/2-month stretch. On June 26, 2018, Mars turns retrograde in Aquarius Read More »


5 Reasons Neptune Retrograde Rules

Neptune will be retrograde from June 18 to November 24, 2018, which means we're in for more than five months' worth of getting real! Read More »


Jupiter Retrograde

Enthusiastic Jupiter, the happy-go-lucky planet of expansion and growth, slows down and turns backward in the sign of Scorpio from March 8 - July 10, 2018. Read More »


Pluto Retrograde

Sure, Pluto was demoted in astronomy back in 2006. But in Astrology, Pluto is one of the most unpredictable planets, and it will be even more unpredictable as Pluto is retrograde in the serious sign of Capricorn from April 22 to September 30, 2018. Read More »


Uranus Retrograde

"Freedom" is the word to the wise as rebel planet Uranus moves retrograde from August 3, 2017 to January 2, 2018. Now is the time to look at life from a fresh perspective Read More »


Weekly Astrology: June 8 - 14, 2015

Busy, busy butterfly! That's what you'll be this week with all of the cosmic twists and turns happening. Get ready, get set ... go!Monday, June 8: Sun in Gemini sextile JupiterTuesday, June 9: Mars in Gemini sextile UranusOn Monday the Sun will be at a friendly sextile to Jupiter, expanding your optimism and faith. A sextile between Mars and Uranus on Tuesday will help you take action in an unconventional way to achieve your goals successfully. Read More »


Personal Planets in Retrograde

2014 is getting off to a sluggish start that may require us to be more patient through the end of May. Read More »


Retrograde Planets 101

So, you have one or more retrograde planets in your birth chart. You know the ones I'm talking about. They have a little "Rx" attached to them in a mysterious way on your horoscope wheel -- as if they're special cosmic prescriptions for your personal growth. Read More »


Retrograde Shadows and Stations

Sometimes in life, in order to move one giant leap forward we're forced to take two baby steps back first. It can be frustrating but when we go with the flow and allow ourselves to appreciate why we are asked to retrace our steps in the first place, we often find nuggets of gold in the repetition. Read More »


Saturn and Pluto: Intense Revolution

Saturn is moving through the sign Scorpio until it finally exits into Sagittarius in September 2015. It entered Scorpio for good in October 2012, so by now it's around 11 degrees of that sign. Read More »


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