Friday the 13th

Triskaidekaphobia and Paraskevidekatriaphobia   13 Did you know that many ships, including cruise liners have omitted having a 13th deck? The decks are numbered up to 12 and skip straight to number 14. Many hotels, buildings and elevator manufacturers have also avoided using the number 13 for rooms and floors. In Ireland car dealers decided…

Love is the Diamond

The New Moon in Fixed Water on the 15th of November 2020 at 05:07 GMT   “The art of love… is largely the art of persistence.” (Albert Ellis) LOve. It is one of the most powerful emotions that fuel our lives. Hate, fear and anxiety have nothing on the power of lOve. After all, ‘love…

The Gold Diary

The Gate of the Eagle – the Sun at 15 Scorpio Yesterday, the 7th of November, marked zodiacal Samhain as the Sun bowed down before the Avataric gateway 45 days before the Turning of the Seasons at the powerful Capricorn Ingress on the 21st of December. The coming 45 days for those engaged in spiritual…

The Gold Diary

The festival of Samhain Though technically Samhain is on the 7th of November as Sol reaches the Gate of the Eagle Avatar, tonight under the gentle illumination of the mystical Full, we offer thanks to the sOuls from other realms who protect us. Tonight is when the Celts welcomed our fairy friends, as the Veil…

The Great Year

Jupiter conjoined Saturn on the 21st of December 2020   The Great Year is a term that refers to 20 year chronicle that reflects the cultural evolution of our society. The Great Year is a part of a deeper Cultural Wave that extends, on average, over a repetitious 140 year interval, which in turn is…

The Gold Diary

Diving into the Deep – the Sun swimming through Scorpio – Fixed Water Imagine if you put yourself behind another’s eyes and saw them as they see themselves. We all live within a place that no-one else can truly see. Fecund with unlimited potential, fuelled by dreams and powerful feelings, beating with goodness and a…

The Venus Diary

Morning Star Mutable Earth Venus opposes Mutable Water Neptune The Yin needs no podium. She needs no acknowledgement. She has no sense of entitlement or hunger to ‘become’. She is. She needs not to impose, divide or conquer. She has no desire to control or dictate. She has no interest in accumulating stuff. Her path…

The Venus Diary

Morning Star Mutable Earth Venus wanes into trioctile with Cardinal Earth Saturn   “Peter will deny me in just a few hours Three times will deny me and that’s not all I see” The Last Supper by Andrew Lloyd Webber   Will you stay the path? Amidst the swirling tide of fear, stirred up by…

The Voice of the Feminine

The New Moon in Cardinal Air conjoined Spica on the 16th of October at 20:31 BST   “Surely whoever speaks to me in the right voice, him or her I shall follow, as the water follows the moon, silently, with fluid steps anywhere around the globe” – Walt Whitman, “Vocalism”   In the beginning was…

The Red Diary

Waxing Retrograde Mars in Cardinal Fire squares Pluto in Cardinal Earth It is all too easy to give into frustration, after all our HIS-tory has been that of the physical expression of the Red One. Within each of us resides eons of muscle memory conditioned to react and fight conqueror and win strive and become…