Cosmic Weather Forecast

Mars in Aries Through The Houses


“I Am Strong Because I’ve Been Weak. I Am Fearless Because I’ve Been Afraid. I Am Wise Because I’ve Been Foolish.” Mars Goes Home After six months of retrogrades and six weeks under water in ♓, Mars has just come home. Mars is the energy behind how we assert ourselves, pursue our desires, and express […]

The Saturn Square

Saturn Square

S A T U R N It’s a S Q U A R E. This means obstacles, delays, and brick walls. It peaks today. Give it a week and then it goes away. Also, the full moon is dramatic. And with Aries and Mars, impatient. S L O W   D O W N… In late […]

Home, Sweet Home – New Moon Eclipse in Cancer

Spark Astrology lunar-eclipse

The England football team hoped to bring ‘it’ home. Instead, they filled the hearts of their fans with emotion, pride, and hope for the future. Welcome to the New Moon solar eclipse in Cancer, the sign of the family, home, the nation, its heritage — and of deep caring. Cancerians care intensely. Their emotions are […]


Spark Astrology Mars

Red. The colour of blood and fire. Of strength, war, and danger. Of passion, desire, and love. Our hearts beat faster, our breathing intensifies, our reactions sharpen. Hot, angry, and explosive, red Mars is about to turn back – and inward. What will it be for you? Mars will be retrograde from June 26th to […]

Pluto Retrograde – Hidden Truths And Revelations

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Can you feel the pull of deep introspection, of tough questions, and of taking back power in your life? Pluto starts its retrograde motion on Sunday April 22, and begins moving forward again from September 30, going from 21°17′ to 18°45’ of Capricorn. “What matters most is how well you walk through the fire” Bukowski […]

Under A Super Blue Blood Moon

Spark Astrology lunar-eclipse

It’s rare. It’s spectacular. It’s the Queen of Lunar Eclipses. Welcome to the first eclipse of 2018! Making a grand entrance with not one but three astronomical phenomena at once — all explained in this NASA video — this eclipse reminds you that creativity, passion, and self-respect are non-negotiable. Forget humility and keeping your head […]

Relationships, Rebellion, and Self-Respect – Cardinal Square


Relationships, Rebellion, and Self-respect. This is what the pattern between Venus, Mars, and Uranus is all about. One of the most dynamic aspects this month, it’s time to carve out healthy boundaries in personal and professional relationships, and re-assess our values and life path. Issues of justice, fairness, and self-respect push us over the edge. […]

Happy New Year! Happy Full Moon in Cancer!


Happy New Year, everybody! 2018 opens with a grand gift to all of us. Today’s Wolf Moon is powerful, transformative, dynamic, and heart-warming at the same time. Taking place at 11°37 of Cancer, and peaking at 2:24am UT on January the 2nd, the Moon is interacting with almost all the astrological planets in the sky. […]

The Reset Button – Saturn In Capricorn

Saturn Square

Integrity, accountability, and commitment. These are the keywords that summarise the momentous shift taking place in the sky above us. A cosmic reset button has just been pressed. Saturn has gone home, and a new thirty-year cycle begins for all of us. Saturn entered Capricorn on the 20th of December 2017, at 4:49am UT, and will […]

The Full Moon Through The Houses


Have you ever wondered why people seem to go crazy at the Full Moon? Why are hospitals and the police on heightened alert every twenty-eight days? What makes this astrological event so powerful and potentially disruptive? Full Moons are a time of opposition, of extremes, of clashes between who we want to be and what […]

The Reality Check – Mercury Conjunct Saturn


Time to slow down, declutter your mind, and make thorough decisions. This is a reality check. The Time Lord demands that we stop and think things through, that we don’t rush ahead without checking all the facts, playing out all the scenarios in our head, ensuring our plans are watertight first. Any delays with planning, executing […]

Power and Control – New Moon in Scorpio

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The November New Moon is probing and deep. With four planets, including Venus and Jupiter, in Scorpio, and a Void of Course Moon, we feel deeply and can’t but dig obsessively into a matter. Superficial answers just won’t do! Our plans start taking shape, poisons are transformed into soothing potions, and we see the shadow that we’ve […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Restless Dynamism – Mars in Virgo

Spark Astrology Mars

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 […]

The Mercury Storm – Mercury in Leo


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 […]