Aries Ingress 2019

As a life-long politics and world events nerd, I always look forward to analyzing the Aries Ingress chart for the year!  A quintessential tropical zodiac technique for traditional astrologers, we mark the sun’s entry into the Tropical sign of Aries as seen from a nation’s capital, marking both spring, and a new year, to get […]

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Libra Season for Women of a Certain Age

Autumn is here – the sun has entered Libra and is in his fall, and while he will have some remembered strength in Sagittarius, he won’t be notably strong again until spring, until Aries.  Venus is at home in Libra, but moves all too quickly into Scorpio, one of her signs of debilitation.  Libra is […]

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What does the coming year hold for the United States? Aries Ingress 2018

When medieval and renaissance astrologers wanted to look ahead for a nation, they often used what’s called the “Aries Ingress” chart.  A chart is cast using the location of the capitol at the moment the sun first enters the tropical sign of Aries.  If the rising sign is a cardinal or movable sign the chart is good for one […]

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Covert Operations

Hopefully…my original idea for the title of this short entry was going to be something like “Using astrology to improve your situation and thwart your enemies”  but only time will tell if they’ve  been thwarted – plus, while the squirrels are annoying, I’m not sure they rise to enemy level!  (But look at that squirrel […]

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