The Full Moon of Aquarius is known as the Full Thunder or the Full Buck Moon ~ Thunder relating to the thunder storms that pop up in the heat of summer and Buck relating to the first velvet-coated growth of the bucks’ antlers. That first growth signals the very beginning of the mating season. Once the … Continue reading Full Moon in Aquarius ~ Feel Like Bucking the System?
I’ve been a little MIA (missing in action) recently. I guess MIG (missing in garden) would be a more accurate description. I’ve reconnected with the dirt and it feels fabulous. It’s a great improvement outside, too. But the Moon is in Aquarius today and Mercury is Retrograde, so what better time to redownload some computer … Continue reading Moon in Aquarius and Mercury Retrograde: A Good Time to Download Computer Programs?
The Star is the tarot card that would always make me sigh with relief or wash me in calm when I drew it. “Oh, good,” I’d think. “Good.” As though this card made whatever I was analyzing okay. Why could The Star make even a dreadful situation seem okay?
Image via Wikipedia Since the New Moon in Aquarius coincides with Chinese New Year, we can combine some traditions to create new rituals or starting points for New Moon projects. Sweeping the grounds is a Chinese New Year tradition that we can use as a space clearing ritual. Feng Shui expands on that idea and … Continue reading New Moon in Aquarius ~ Astrology and Feng Shui for a Balanced Home and Body
Image by the noggin_nogged via Flickr Chinese New Year is based on the Lunar calendar and occurs with the New Moon of Aquarius, which makes this Aquarius rising Moonchild very happy. It’s a wonderful blend of Uranian “let’s bust it up and do something new” energy and lunar associations with food, kitchens, security, and home. For … Continue reading New Moon in Aquarius ~ Make Room for Abundance to Enter Your Life
One of the things I love about studying the signs is the myriad ways they reveal themselves to us ~ not just in our behavior and personality traits, but in all the things we see around us every day. Some symbols are obvious while others are lesser known, archaic, and seemingly odd or out of place. … Continue reading Symbols of Aquarius
Each time the sun moves into a new sign, make a To Do list that fits the sign and house the sun is transiting. Maybe some of these ideas will appeal to you for New Moon in Aquarius projects. Look to the Aquarius house of your chart to find the area of your life where you … Continue reading 12 Things to Do When the Sun Transits Aquarius
Okay, the title’s a bit dramatic, but it’s Leo time and there’s a fast-approaching full moon in Aquarius. It’s got to be a little weird, right? If you like tarot, astrology, and sci-fi, this should be fun. Strange. But fun. Cast of Characters Aquarius as The Alien/Star Leo as The Predator/Strength Leo, The Predator Regally clad … Continue reading Full Moon in Aquarius ~ Alien vs. Predator
Everyone thinks of Aquarius as the oddball of the zodiac. Uranus, the ruling planet of Aquarius, has a little oddness of its own. Planets in our solar system normally revolve with an east/west equator. Not Uranus! It has chosen to revolve north/south, with it’s North Pole pointing toward the Sun in a sort of na-na-na-na-na bronx cheer … Continue reading Full Moon in Aquarius ~ Putting a New Spin on It
Oh, how I love Aquarius! There’s just something downright invigorating about it. Lying directly across the wheel from Leo, the sign of personal ego and the monarch, Aquarius is associated with rebel consciousness and the rights of the individual. Storm the Bastille! Aquarians may not look strange, act odd, or sound peculiar, but that’s just … Continue reading Full Moon in Aquarius ~ You Say You Want a Revolution
The closing of one door and opening of another makes this time of year both joyful and serious. The Capricorn blues can crop up at the oddest times, so keep your chin up and find the bright side even when things seem much too serious. Saturn, Capricorn’s ruling planet, has entered this sign for the … Continue reading First Day of Capricorn, 2017
Sorry I’ve been away for a while. I’ve had too many things to distract me, including a broken foot. I’m on the mend, though, and ready to get back to some good ol’ Moon Talk plus other stuff. And please bear with me while I redesign my website. It’s a mess at the moment, but … Continue reading Moon Talk Plus November 5-11, 2017
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Imagine that you are six years old and one of your antique relatives pulls you in close and asks, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Leo asks the same question.
There are two Leo Lunations in 2017. The first, which this workbook explores, is the New Moon of July 23rd. Leo, ruled by the Sun, acknowledges our need for attention and affection. Leo loves without limit and, in return, expects loyalty and devotion. Leo takes pride in reminding us that we are given the role … Continue reading Manifest Your New Moon Dreams: Workbook for the First Leo Lunation 2017
Are you feeling any effects from Capricorn’s Full Buck Moon? Capricorn is reputed to be a somber sign, even though it’s graced with a very dry wit and a sense of humor that can be infectious. It is ruled by crotchety Saturn, though, and he has a knack for bringing on a case of the … Continue reading Lunar Forecast and Live, Laugh, Love Days for July 9-15, 2017
Moon in Capricorn June 10, 7:37am – June 12, 7:46pm (EDT). The Capricorn Moon gets a rough start on the 10th with an opposition to Mars in Cancer. It may benefit us to let someone else be the boss for a few hours so we can take advantage of the simultaneous trine to Venus in … Continue reading Moon into Capricorn