Celebrate Your Sun

I haven't seen a great deal of the sun recently. Over the past few years it seems that England has slipped into a pattern where we have glorious sunshine for a couple of weeks in April/May then we head straight into monsoon season until...

Samhain and Saturn – The Beast and the Handsome Prince

Samhain will soon be upon us. Most people know this ancient Pagan festival as Hallowe'en - All Hallows eve. The wheel of the year turns towards winter. The nights are long and cold, the days short and bitter bright. Leaves are falling, leaving skeletal...

In Honour of Grandparents Day

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A couple of weeks ago, late one night I was curled up in the armchair reading a book. Absorbed in the story, my concentration was broken by a flash of light beside my grandmother's photo. A few moments later another large flash occured just...

Interpreting Yods – Patreon Extract

A Yod in a natal chart is created by a two planets in a sextile to one another (the base) both quincunx another planet (the apex). It's also called a Finger of God pattern. It's associated with carrying family karma and having a special...

Natal Aspects – Jupiter in the 12th House

As the old ruler of Pisces, Jupiter has a natural affinity with the house of the unconscious mind and collective energy. This placement often brings an underlying belief that everything will be OK despite whatever else is happening. It can also manifest as something or someone coming...

The 1st House and Ascendant

The following is an excerpt from my Patreon post. The 1st house is where it all begins. It’s associated with the sign Aries which is first of all the signs and first of the fire signs. First tends to have connotations of WINNER. It’s about...