Mars-Saturn in Pisces, 2024

Mars and Saturn are generally considered the bad boys of astrology. They are traditionally knows as “malefics,” which is Latin for “evil doers.” Modern astrology sometimes shies away from such boldly “negative” labels, but traditional astrology recognizes that there are parts of life that are just hard, and there’s no Read more…

January 2021

I hadn’t planned to write a special post just about this month. But yesterday’s insurrection and attempted coup in Washington, D.C. made me realize that there’s so much going on; and my daily almanac posts may not allow for the continuity of understanding all of these things together. So I Read more…

Astrology and Mythology

I was reading a blog recently by a non-astrologer, who made some musings about the current Mars retrograde. One of the things that struck me (amongst some otherwise good ideas) was the idea that Mars is the active, aggressive part of sexuality. This is, indeed, the understanding of many modern Read more…