Chart Key

Above is an excellent chart key for reading the symbols and glyphs we put up in every chart.  It is from Winstar Express, the most inexpensive astrology product out there at $59.00 from Matrix Astrology.  I have used it for about 3 years now and it has helped me immensely -- the help section is … Continue reading Chart Key


The Venus,Sun Conjunction, Today

At 5:17 AM this morning, March 25,  Venus passed between the Earth and the Sun ( inferior conjunction) at 4 Aries 57.  Venus is invisible and has been for several days because it is hidden in the Sun's rays, but in about 7 days,March 31,  it will become visible again;this re-appearance will be a "heliacal … Continue reading The Venus,Sun Conjunction, Today

Spring Equinox, March 20, 2017

                                                                Spring 2017 has Sprung Each spring on March 20 or 21 the Sun moves (ingresses) into the sign Aries, this is the Vernal Equinox.  The above wheel is the chart for this event set at Washington, D.C.   Vernal Equinox charts set for the capitals of countries are a valuable tools that have been … Continue reading Spring Equinox, March 20, 2017

The Case for Rachel Maddow as Cancer Rising

Notes on Rachel Anne Maddow: Her parents are Robert Maddow, born May 1943, who is a former U.S. Air Force captain, and retired attorney, and Canadian Elaine Gosse Maddow, a school program administrator. The Maddow name hails from her great-great-grandfather who came here from Poltava, Ukraine/Poland  with his four young sons. Their surname was Medwedof. … Continue reading The Case for Rachel Maddow as Cancer Rising

America’s Collective Karma & Trump

The current issue of The Mountain Astrologer (TMA)  has two articles that I am particularly interested in: "The 2016 Election, A Vedic Postmortem", and "An Astronomical View of Venus Retrograde", in this brief essay I want to explore the former topic. I and most of us Americans were profoundly astonished on November 8 as we … Continue reading America’s Collective Karma & Trump

This week in Philly: March 15, 2017

Sunday March 12, 2017 Mars Opposition Transiting Apollon 7:57 am EDT Mercury square Saturn 8:09AM EDT Full Moon 10:53AM EDT at 22°Vir13' Mercury square Cupido 10:08PM EDT Pallas enters sidereal Pisces 10:35PM EDT Monday March 13, 2017 Mercury contra-parallel Chiron 3:35AM EDT, Mercury sextile Admetos 5:26AM EDT, Mercury trine Vulcanus 5:49AM EDT Mars sextile south … Continue reading This week in Philly: March 15, 2017

#545 The tale of Henri Landru, a modern day Bluebeard

The Fairy Tale: "Bluebeard" (French: Barbe Bleue) is a French folktale, it's origin is unknown. The most famous version of Bluebeard was written by Charles Perrault and first published by Barbin Press of n 1697 in "Histoires ou contes du temps passé." You can read the 1895 version  here on Gutenberg. The French fairy tales … Continue reading #545 The tale of Henri Landru, a modern day Bluebeard