The Forgotten Wisdom of The Phases of The Moon

The Moon has been associated with the cycles of life since time immemorial. Ancient cultures adopted its rhythmic patterns to track the passing of time, the changing of the seasons, and the evolution of life on Earth. The timing of day-to-day activities stemmed from the Moon's changing shape and the simple belief that it governs moisture.... Continue Reading →

Opportunities and Breakthroughs – Jupiter Opposite Uranus

What a powerful week this is! One of the most important astrological events of the last few years is peaking on 28 September. Jupiter in Libra opposes Uranus in Aries for the third and last time in these signs for many years - until 2099! Every 3 years or so, Jupiter will align with Uranus.... Continue Reading →

A New Perspective – The Libra Equinox

Happy Autumn Equinox, and start of the Libra season! This is the beginning of a powerful new period in our lives. Just like night and day become equal at this special time of the year, so equality and balance become our focus. Libra is the first relational sign - our understanding of ourselves grows through... Continue Reading →

Humble New Beginnings – New Moon In Virgo

We have a New Moon in Virgo, at 27° degrees, on September the 20th. This is an excellent time to plant the seed of an idea to see it grow. It's also an extraordinarily productive time, with all the personal planets in Earthy Virgo. The effervescence of this past Summer's Leo season is being replaced... Continue Reading →

Excitement and Extremes – From the Moon to Uranus

Push your limits! Free the warrior in you! Let go of your shackles, and take life full on. Today's alignment between the Moon, Jupiter, and Uranus brings liberating, electrifying, exhilarating, and extreme feelings all at once. You may find yourself buzzing with electricity, tension, and excitement, be less able to sleep or relax, or find... Continue Reading →

Restless Dynamism – Mars in Virgo

Can you feel the energy shift already? Mars has finally left Leo and moved into Virgo, where it will stay until the 22nd of October. Out with the hot heads, in with the hard work! Mars is raw, instinctive, powerful, masculine energy, motivating us to act, feeding us passions and desires. It gets us aroused... Continue Reading →

The Mercury Storm

The planet of communication, the mind, short travel, and business is back in Leo, triggering the eclipse degree, conjunct Mars, and preparing to turn direct! This is raw fire on a grand scale! Expect arrogance, displays of grandeur, misjudgements, and loud roars!

Heart and Purse Strings – Venus in Leo

Love planet Venus entered the joyful sign of Leo on August 26th. Bold, vibrant, and loud, Venus in Leo takes your ego and your heart to the next level. Treat yourself like royalty and dress like a king or a queen. Stand tall, become aware of your posture and walk with confidence. Gift yourself something... Continue Reading →

Self-Sufficiency and Discernment – The Sun Enters Virgo

Virgo is about service, sorting, and analyzing. Self-sufficiency and discernment rule the day during this transit. This is an excellent time to work on your health and daily routine.

Solar Eclipse – Will It Affect You?

A powerful solar eclipse is upon us. Should you worry about how it will affect you?

Sun/Jupiter Alignment – A Divine Alliance

A Sun-Jupiter alignment brings joy, fun, and ambition. Are you feeling proud and confident today? You will definitely do from 5:11am UT tomorrow, when the Moon enters fiery Aries. #astrology #zodiac #libra #leo #aries Where are your planets natally? Contact Marilena to find out and to get personalised advice. Details of the types of readings available... Continue Reading →

A Venus-Neptune Dance

Today's Venus-Neptune aspect creates an extra soft vibration. Love is unconditional and idealised, and everything is seen through rose-tinted glasses. A romantic date creates magic and our hearts are enveloped in dreams and feelings. Creativity gets a boost. It's tempting to lose ourselves in romance, beauty, imagination, art, but watch out for boundaries getting blurred... Continue Reading →

Lunar Eclipse in Aquarius – The Winds of Change

Today there is a charged Lunar eclipse in Aquarius. Lunar eclipses bring subconscious needs and emotions to light, sometimes with unforeseen consequences. Today’s event will be felt most acutely by people with planets and ascendants around 15 degrees of the fixed signs (Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, Aquarius), with triggers started two weeks ago, and ripple effects... Continue Reading →

Spicer Not Dancing With The Stars

"Sean Spicer has broken the cardinal rule: Never turn down money." This is how Mashable UK reported today's news that Sean Spicer has turned down an offer to appear on Dancing With The Stars. Allegedly, Spicer has a full speaking calendar starting this Autumn. But is that all that there is to it? His astrology... Continue Reading →

Waxing Scorpio Moon Square Sun Mars

Waxing Moon in Scorpio square Sun and Mars. Raw, emotional, intense drama and arguments. A day to count to ten! Which area of your life is it going to impact? Ask me here or on social media if you don't know! Interested in an astrological consultation? A professional astrologer can give you clarity and confidence... Continue Reading →

Mercury Enters Virgo

Mercury enters Virgo. Our thoughts shift from big dreams to craftsmanship, from fixed ideas to practical concerns. No detail is too small, no stone unturned. Just remember to stand back and watch the dots connect for the big picture to take shape. Do you have Mercury in Virgo natally? Please comment below, or tag your Virgo friends, and... Continue Reading →

Victim of Its Own Success – The Global Rise of Astrology

Younger generations in China are deserting their native astrology in favour of the Western zodiac. Similarly, Millennials in Western countries are also embracing astrology in ever increasing numbers. Is this a blessing or a curse for professional astrology? According to the New York Times, While concepts like the traditional Chinese zodiac are still relevant, they... Continue Reading →

Anatomy of An Earthquake – When Uranus Strikes

A deadly earthquake of magnitude 6.7 was recorded in Greece at 1:53 a.m. local time on July 21th. I was incredibly saddened to hear the news, but hardly surprised. I had been expecting a major disaster to strike exactly when it did. Last weekend I wrote on the forthcoming Uranus squares to Mars and the Sun... Continue Reading →

Mars in Leo – The Kingmaker

Do you suddenly feel bolder, more decisive, playful, and outgoing? If so, congratulations, your royal month kicks in in earnest from today at 12:19 UT with the Mars in Leo ingress! The Mars transit through Cancer likely prompted you to take action in the areas of home, family, security, and nurturing. As a masculine principle symbolising... Continue Reading →

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