• Preview of 2022

    While I was just sitting on my patio collecting my thoughts for this article, I had an amazing experience. A beautiful and very bright red cardinal flew very close to me and landed on a tree right in front of me. While he sat there, we communicated. I’ve lived in the desert my entire life and have very rarely seen a cardinal. I took this as a sign of something new coming into the world. To me, he represented hope and positivity, that 2022 needs. We all need to be looking for good signs. Fortunat…

  • Mercury Retrograde in Gemini

    Mercury has just turned retrograde and won't turn direct until June 22. He will be spend the whole retrograde in Gemini, who is the sign associated with Mercury. Oh yes, that will make it stronger. There are several planets in Gemini now . . . Sun, Venus, Mercury and the also the North Node. When Mercury retrogrades, he will move past them all and then go forward to join them again. That is a lot of planets involved in a retrograde. Since both Gemini and Mercury are involved with communication, …

  • 2020: The Summer of Retrogrades

    The year of 2020 will go down as a very unusual year for many reasons. We have a nasty pandemic that has caused a global economic downturn approaching a recession. On top of that, there are international protests and rioting regarding the killing of the black man, George Floyd. To add to that, there are terrible fires in the mountains here in my beloved Tucson. Things are very hot and how does that show astrologically? Instead of having the usual four Eclipses, 2020 will have six Eclipses: Two S…

  • Venus Retrograde Gone Wild

    Venus is all about love and beauty, right? Well, not all the time. Venus is going to the wild side now because of a combination of factors. This is so unusual, that it warranted an entire article to tell her story. So why is this retrograde so strange? The main reason this Venus retrograde is so powerful is where she is doing her backwards dance in the Zodiac. She happens to be triggering off a very revolutionary Grand Square between planets in the sky her entire retrograde. So we’ll have 3 mont…