The mottos of the 12 zodiac signs are excellent tools for meditation or contemplation. They quickly sum up the premise of the sign’s meaning and can act as inspiration in helping us achieve our New Moon dreams.
The Moon moves into Sagittarius this morning until Thursday night, the 3rd. Having some optimistic Sagittarius energy in the early days of the lunation is very helpful. A little burst of enthusiasm can go a long way.
I was a bit distracted during yesterday’s New Moon in Scorpio. I got off to a slow start. There were everyday life things that demanded my attention. Little things. But demanding things. Later in the day, I found some gentler quiet time and set about preparing for my New Moon ritual. The tools for the … Continue reading Scorpio Lunation, Day 2 ~ It’s Not Too Late
Happy New Moon in Scorpio! The Moon is New at 1:39pm (ET) today and the New Phase lasts through November 3rd. If you haven’t made your New Moon wishes, intentions, or figured out what New Moon Dream to manifest this month, here are a few tools for the day that might inspire you.
The next few days are made for changing things for the better. It’s an out with the old and in with the new vibe. Acknowledge all your feelings in the next few days, even if you feel that you want to stick them in a dark place and pretend they don’t exist. Those intense feelings … Continue reading Moon in Scorpio
The New Moon/Solar Eclipse on November 3rd is at 11º16‘ Scorpio. The Sun and Moon will have lots of company with Mercury Rx, Saturn, and the N. Node within 6 degrees of each other. That’s a tight little stellium of eclipse energy. But wait…there’s more!
. Super Moon! Scorpio! Full Moon Madness! Cinco de Mayo! That’ll make a person nervous. This is the Moon of Secrets. It’s at 16° Scorpio, the second decan, influenced by Pluto and Neptune, classically Mars and Jupiter. This degree of the zodiac is in a part of the sky known as the Heart of the Scorpion with … Continue reading Full Moon in Scorpio ~ Lotus Moon
Goodnight Moon Beloved, tell me —Why do you come only when I orphan my ambitions? Why do you show only when all hope has fled? Why, Honeyed Moon, will you meet me only on my funeral bed? And, tell me — Why won’t the dead stay dead? 2002 Ivan M. Granger hosts the amazing site, … Continue reading A Poem for the Scorpio Moon ~ Goodnight Moon by Ivan M. Granger
This is the time of year when many of us are involved in our spring cleaning rituals. There’s a lot of heavy dust lingering from winter that just might be bringing you down. If you’re feeling heavy, sluggish, in a rut, or your home just doesn’t feel “right” even if you’ve already scrubbed every square inch, … Continue reading Full Moon in Scorpio ~ Bless this House
Everything is feeling like dead weight. There’s an overwhelming urge to just throw everything out. But that’s not practical, even in the Season of Discard. This is Scorpio, the sign of letting go. Honestly, we do have to bury our dead and we do have to make room for abundance. But today feels different. I look … Continue reading Scorpio ~ Feeling the Tug to Let Go?
I’m not sure what drew us toward the ugly old tent. Lois, Sarah, and I were at a carnival where all the other tents were colorful and fancy. But this one was plain ~ downright dreary, worn from weather and age. The line was long and we had no idea what was inside. There was no sign, … Continue reading New Moon in Scorpio ~ Cauldron or Grail?
We are coming upon Halloween, Samhain, All Saints Day, the Day of the Dead, a time to honor our ancestors and look the Grim Reaper right in the eye in hope of finding something ~ a truth, a secret, a way forward or out ~ within those hollow orbs. Ultimately, none of us knows the truth … Continue reading Scorpio ~ Quotes about Death
Scorpio rules the pelvis, the large intestine, genitals, prostate, and organs of elimination ~ the bladder, urinary tract and the rectum. It also rules the nasal bones and the process of eliminating nasal congestion. Having the Sun, Moon, or Ascendant in Scorpio may indicate problems with these parts of the body. Mars in Scorpio can indicate a … Continue reading The Body Scorpio
A while back Animal Planet ran a special, Beasts of the Bible, and I learned something very, very interesting. This is actually quite major in our world of astrological symbolism and I don’t know how we’ve overlooked it for so long. The Bible makes reference to the cherubim, the 8-eyed, 4-faced creature that we typically think of … Continue reading Scorpio ~ Picking at Bones
I came across this poem while surfing the web and thought it would make a nice read to share with you for Moon in Scorpio. You’ll find so much symbolism of the sign Scorpio in the poem. It was written by Nissim Ezekial, a Jewish Indian poet born in Mumbai on December 14, 1924, time unknown. … Continue reading Poetry for Moon in Scorpio ~ Night of the Scorpion by Nissim Ezekial
We always long for the forbidden things, and desire what is denied us. ~ Francois Rabelois The turning point in humanity’s evolution according to Judeo-Christian belief is one bite from a little red apple. Oh what a tasty word “don’t” is. What do you desire that is being denied you, and how can you bring … Continue reading New Moon in Scorpio ~ Little Red Apple
Legends about the miraculous properties of stones and precious gems abound. I place that kind of info in the “magical lore” category and find that it can offer a real boost if I’m using the symbolism to strengthen a particular thought in my head. I’ve always enjoyed the beauty of crystals, stones, and rocks, and remain curious about … Continue reading Jewel of Scorpio ~ Topaz
There may be some debate about Pluto or Neptune being the ruler of our obsessions. There’s not so much debate about fatal attractions. I have no doubt that Pluto, Scorpio’s monarch, is the title character in the film noir aspects of life so I’m placing this topic under the Scorpio heading. Neptune is sure to win … Continue reading Scorpio ~ Obsession, Fatal Attractions, and Film Noir