Tag Archives: astrology

halfmoon

What the @#!* is my astrologer talking about? A quick guide to trines, squares, and more

If you love reading your horoscope, you’ve likely come across astrologers talking about aspects – squares, trines, oppositions, sextiles, conjunctions, inconjuncts, and more. The planets are always on the move. The aspects they form are measured by their distance to each other and the angles they create. Some aspects are “soft” in that they are

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le-pendu

Tarot and astrological influences on the U.S. election

On the day of the U.S. election, a lot of tarot cards were being thrown around. In an online tarot forum I participate in, a number of tarot readers had repeatedly pulled the Death card and the Hanged Man in response to, “Who will win the election?” Of course, predictions being predictions, these readings were

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The Moon

Should you really be afraid of Mercury retrograde?

Much has been made about the (supposedly) dreaded Mercury retrograde that rolls in a few times each year. I recently read that one of my favorite bloggers had rescheduled the launch of a big business reveal to avoid the any potential danger of Mercury’s backward spin through the sky. I’ve also heard of an author

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