The Venus Diary

The 27th June as Morning Star Mutable Air Venus in decile to Retrograding Cardinal Water Mercury   Why does it feel fresh and new, yet at the same time familiar? Visceral flashes of past conversations, action, inactions and dramas spiral through you during quiet moments of reflection, momentarily confusing you as you are transported back…

The Gold Diary

The 14th June as Fixed Earth Uranus squines Cardinal Earth Pluto both in aspect to the Sun as Mercury prepares to Retrograde in Cardinal Water.   Within the crack that has opened between the two differing momentums of change, a beacon of light illuminates a way through this maelstrom. The slow deep tremors of a…

The Venus Diary

The 18th April as Evening Star Mutable Air Venus sextiles Morning Star Cardinal Fire Mercury Every single person you meet is facing something you know nothing about. Your words are incredibly powerful. They are more powerful than you may realise. A simple word of encouragement, compliment, or even a smile can change someone’s day. Remember…

The Orange Diary

The 12th April as Morning Star Mercury Ingresses into Cardinal Fire and starts its approach to Chiron Maybe you have been graced by time to truly observe your inner voice and reality; maybe within the absence of professional busyness you have the chance to witness how comfortable you are with yourself; maybe as fear subsides…

The Orange Diary

Retrograde Mutable Fire Mercury and Sun conjoin In the weeks leading up to the start of this Light-Mind cycle, omens of letting go pervade your consciousness. What has been dying are old thought forms, no longer necessary for this new cycle of intellectual growth. As your mind opens and expands, as hope returns, as enthusiasm…

The Orange Diary

Mercury preparing to Station Retrograde in Sagittarius (Mutable Fire) squaring Neptune (This offering is a meditative reflection on the Stationing of Mercury, a time where there is a powerful PAUSE, setting up the tone for the entire retrograde phase, even if the planet that it connects to at the Station, is not in aspect to…

The Orange Diary

The November – December Mercurial Process Mercury is technically retrograde from the 17th November until the 6th December. However, if you are exploring the psycho-spiritual process related to this celestial phenomenon, there is a lead in and lead out time that extends the Mercurial Retrograde process from the 6th November through to the 15th December.…

The Orange Diary

Retrogradation refers to a period of time during which a planet, ‘as seen against the backdrop of the stars from the Earth’, appears to move from East to West, as opposed to West to East. In other words, the planet appears to be moving contrary to how it normally moves. Of course that does not…

The Orange Diary

Mutable Earth Mercury approaches its Superior Conjunction with the Sun in trioctile to Uranus Ideas a plenty, options abound, opinions are offered revealing many doors to choice from, each of which are plausible and somewhat relevant. It can be hard to know which one is ultimately the most appropriate one for you now, even though…

The Venus Diary

Fixed Water Venus sextiles Cardinal Earth Saturn as Mutable Earth Mercury opposes Mutable Water Neptune 22 and 41 days to go… Head spinning from the emotional questioning, that ancient reflection of worth and value re-surfacing, the heart battling with non-attachment and non-expectation though the head is giving a good account of itself – what are…