Mars enters tropical Capricorn 

The planet linked to our survival instincts, our willpower and desire to triumph, our ability to engage in conflict, our goal orientation and staying power is entering Capricorn. When Mars is in the sign of the Goat, the desire to succeed is strong.  The Martian Goat wants to be on top, to be in control.Continue reading “Mars enters tropical Capricorn “

Equinox: San Francisco style

A bluebird autumn afternoon absorbing the mythological vibes at the Palace of Fine Arts with dear friend and fellow astrologer, Arielle Guttman, co-author of Mythic Astrology, was food for the soul. A sublime sunset awaited us as we arrived to a Vedic Astrology lecture by Dallas-based Joni Patry. Mars in Sagittarius hovering around the Galactic CenterContinue reading “Equinox: San Francisco style”

Othello and volatile love: Venus-Uranus opposition

Having visited Shakespeare‘s home in Stratford upon Avon just two weeks ago,  a SF Chronicle story about an ex-inmate cast as Othello in the Marin Shakespeare Company’s production caught my eye. Kudos to journalist Jesse Duarte for his compelling piece about Dameion Brown, paroled after serving 23 years of a life sentence for violently beating his children.Continue reading “Othello and volatile love: Venus-Uranus opposition”

UT at Cal: Calculated risks 

In Berkeley if you’re anywhere near the stadium for kickoff, you’ll be hearing fans shout, Go Bears, or Hook ’em Horns as Cal hosts UT. Astrologically speaking, today’s Mars-Uranus trine in fire signs will be happiest if there’s lots of action with big space for creative expression, perfect for an offensive football game. Instincts areContinue reading “UT at Cal: Calculated risks “