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The New Moon occurs at 11:01 (BST) on June 3, 2019 at 12°Ge33′.

The New Moon in Gemini brings an opportunity to explore the multitude of options available. This cerebral sign is drawn to gather information, take part in conversation and pursue idea after idea. Flitting from one topic to another keeps the Gemini mind active and nimble, flexible enough to acquire a large amount of knowledge and connect the dots. Gemini is a sign of basic education, communication, information. It collects and sorts data, gives things names, divides and separates to tell the difference between one thing and another.

The house with Gemini on the cusp in the natal chart is where we need to have a constant flow of mental stimulation and where we seek out information. This is the area of life that makes us think and generates conversation. The New Moon in Gemini generates new information and ideas to work with.

This New Moon in Gemini triggers the ongoing Jupiter-Neptune square which will be exact on June 16. The Moon and Sun widely oppose Jupiter and widely square Neptune. Ruler of the lunation, Mercury, is strong in its own sign but also opposes Jupiter, scattering thoughts and making us prone to exaggeration and misjudgement. Throw in the fact that Mercury is also Out of Bounds at the moment, this is akin to throwing all the rules out of the window. What happens around this time is anyone’s guess because the game is now off the field – perhaps even out of sight.

I wrote something like 20,000 words last month – and that’s without comments and emails, a personal copious diary, scribbled thoughts, notes and a ton of prep for a ton of client readings. As I Kondo my drawers and wardrobe, delighting in my (rare) neatness, I keep the knowledge that in cyber space my digital life is akin to a hoarder’s house carefully quiet. Besides, when I close the lid of my laptop, it disappears like magic!

But this New Moon, the lid is wide open. We’re piling through computer folders finding little treasures, forgotten pieces of prose, lyrics from some 80’s band, an unfinished story, plans for a holiday never taken, lists and lists of books to read – and so many sample chapters on your kindle that your heavy heart knows there will never be enough hours to read all of them.

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In the outer world too, minds are overwhelmed. Emails are coming out of our ears, social media drags us from one opinion to another, puppy memes pleasantly distract, and fake news is rife.  Fact and fiction mix to make fascinating stories – great for fiction writers and creatives, not to mention those who seek to sway our thoughts like politicians, the media and the advertising industry. As Neptune is at the apex of the T-square there are illusions, delusions, mirages, lies. Confused.com – yes indeed.

This lunation is lovely for meetups, long chats with friends about everything and nothing. Call your siblings, your aunt or knock on your neighbour’s door for a cuppa. But overall, we could feel scattered and it’s hard to make decisions in this atmosphere.

Probably the greatest challenge is that the Jupiter-Neptune square seems filled with promise and we’re so touched by the possibility of something better that we could make errors of judgement. The background Saturn-Pluto-South Node conjunction means there’s a general sense of foreboding. Life feels hard, serious and toxic. The planet is falling apart, tensions are escalating, and no government seems to be taking any responsibility. So, Jupiter and Neptune’s abundance of possibilities and vast array of options could feel very attractive right now. But we absolutely need to keep our feet on the ground. It’s not that there aren’t any workable ideas nor chance to improve our quality of life – it’s just that we need to ensure that we’re not chasing a rainbow. Write down your thoughts. Open a dialogue. Start a debate or discussion. Give yourself time to think but favour your intuition for making the final call.

The Sabian symbol of this New Moon is :-

A Famous Pianist Giving A Concert Performance

Despite the issues, there is an element of brilliance with this degree. To give a virtuoso performance, however, takes hours and hours of practice. The chances of hitting a bum note are high if we go out there and wing it. We need to keep our rhythm, know our part, be willing to slow or staccato as instructed. The more prepared and flexible we are, the better the chance we will make a success of any endeavour seeded at this New Moon.

Painting – ‘Young Woman at the Piano’ by Pierre-Auguste Renoir

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LUA ASTROLOGY by Leah Whitehorse - 2w ago
We have an astrologically busy summer coming up. June begins with a New Moon in chatty Gemini on June 3 and it seems we have a LOT to talk about. This New Moon activates the Jupiter-Neptune square that perfects later in the month by widely opposing Jupiter and squaring Neptune. There are big ideas, escalating conversations, woolly thoughts. We’re talking about daydreams, beliefs, lies – great big whoppers! It’s stories of the one that got away… For the writers and artists, it might seem like we’re tumbling under the weight of ideas but we need to write them down before we forget because Neptune will drag them back into the subconscious in the blink of an eye. It’s super creative but also super confusing.
Gemini ruler Mercury then enters Cancer on June 4 where thoughts turn to family matters and home. We may find ourselves thinking about the past or ruminating. Conversation has more emotional content as we experience an urge to talk about our feelings. But if we feel hurt, Mercury retreats into Cancer’s shell and the atmosphere becomes sulky silent.

With Venus entering light-hearted Gemini on June 9, hopefully that will help to cure any mental moodiness and encourage partners to talk – even if it’s off topic. This is a light-hearted, sociable transit. Whilst some might be infuriated by Venus’s tendency to vacillate when it comes to love, we can enjoy just making connections and a little flirtatious banter. What Venus likes in this sign is making friends, skimming magazines, chatting with neighbours, ringing siblings for a natter over coffee. Variety is the spice of life.

The First Quarter Moon in analytical Virgo on June 10 pushes us to sort out truth from lies, fact from fiction. But it’s complex because we now have a Grand Cross in the skies as the Sun tightly opposes Jupiter and the Moon tightly opposes Neptune. Life feels messy. The head says one thing, the heart another. It’s difficult to have faith because we don’t know what to believe. Still, Virgo energy will push us to figure out what might be useful going forward but don’t expect everything to be clear just yet.

Mars then takes over the picture with a conjunction to the North Node on June 12. It’s like a lighthouse in the fog, the signal we were looking for! “This way”, shouts Mars and we follow. But there are still some rocky outcrops to navigate in these mysterious high seas.

On June 14, Mars activates the Saturn–Neptune sextile by opposing Saturn and trining Neptune. Mars opposite Saturn brings us head to head with some kind of delay, block, trial, problem. It’s authority getting in our way, the boss thwarting our goals, rules getting under our skin. To find a way through, we need to defer to Neptune. He tells us that we must act on our intuition, practice compassion or forgiveness, yield. It’s hard for Mars who always feels like he must fight to the death, defend, battle the conflict – but sometimes it’s better to surrender.

Jupiter perfects the second square to Neptune on June 16. I wrote about this aspect on Patreon back on December https://www.patreon.com/posts/jupiter-square-23658008 – this was a public post so anyone can read it. In many ways it is reminiscent of the burning of Notre Dame, a giant church, a great loss. And yes, there is much more going on in the world than that but still, the symbolism is very apt. After loss however comes reconstruction, a function of Saturn. Saturn sextile Neptune perfects on June 18. So, we have a story here about great hopes falling, dreams lost, burst bubbles but also a promise that we can rebuild or create something beautiful – as long we’re realistic and we’re willing to do the work.

In between these two great aspects perfecting, we also have a Full Moon in Sagittarius on June 17 and yes, this too aspects the Jupiter-Neptune square by being in a wide conjunction to Jupiter and wide square to Neptune. This T-square pattern makes Neptune the apex. We must deal with our illusions. We must find a way to reconnect to our soul urges and each other. We need to get deity on the phone and have a conversation with God, Goddess, whatever we believe in. It seems like for much of June, we’re asking questions like what is meaningful? What do I believe? What is the truth?

The atmosphere intensifies as Mars opposes Pluto on June 20, just as Mercury enters the shadow zone. The impetus is to batter through fear, smash enemies, beat it down, fight for control. Mars and Pluto brings up deep rage, especially with Mars in emotional Cancer where perceived personal sleights burn for an age. If conflict has been simmering under the surface, it could manifest during this transit. Yes, it can clear the air if approached carefully but as Mercury is also entering the shadow zone, maybe not everything is all said and done. We also need to take care that we’re not coming on too strong or trying to force a point. We need to know when to back down.

Neptune stations retrograde on June 21, just as the Sun enters Cancer. It means Neptune is stationary in this seasonal, solstice chart, fixing these energies in place for the next quarter. Neptune stationing is a wobbly time and we’ve already been trying to figure out what is real and what isn’t with the great big Jupiter-Neptune square. As Neptune retreats, what is revealed is where we have been deluding ourselves but the station itself is the moment when you blink and squint and try to figure out exactly what you’re seeing. With the Sun also unaspected, basically we don’t know whether it’s a mirage on the horizon or the sanctuary we were looking for. It’s going to take some time before our eyes adjust and the truth emerges.

The Last Quarter Moon on June 25 brings up tension as we try to resolve the final issues in this lunar cycle before the next New Moon. With the Moon in Aries, we need to appear strong but the conjunction to Chiron suggests a weakness is visible. Do we ask for support from the Sun in safety conscious Cancer or do we push ahead to prove our strength? Thankfully the Moon is supported by a close trine to Ceres which takes the hard edges off Aries and adds a nurturing, protective energy. Wide, out of sign trines to Mercury and Mars also give us energy and an ability to communicate our feelings.

The month ends with Mercury entering Leo on June 27, but this won’t be for long due to the upcoming retrograde period next month. For now though, we can enjoy a boost in confidence when it comes to speaking our thoughts and playing out ideas in our heads. Whilst sometimes Mercury in Leo can overstate the point for dramatic effect, this transit does help us to promote ourselves effectively as long as we’re expressing what truly comes from the heart.

MAJOR ASPECTS – ASTROLOGY FORECAST JUNE 2019

01-Jun-19VenussextileJuno01:55:4120°Ta13′ D20°Cn13′ D
01-Jun-19SuntrinePallas04:25:0310°Ge22′ D10°Li22′ D
01-Jun-19MarssquarePallas07:06:4910°Cn22′ D10°Li22′ D
03-Jun-19VenustrinePluto04:41:3122°Ta47′ D22°Cp47′ R
03-Jun-19New Moon in Gemini11:01:5012°Ge33′ D12°Ge33′ D
03-Jun-19MercurysextileVesta14:08:3927°Ge33′ D27°Ar33′ D
04-Jun-19MercuryentersCancer21:04:2400°Cn00′ D00°Cn00′ D
06-Jun-19PlutooppositeJuno05:41:3722°Cp44′ R22°Cn44′ D
06-Jun-19ChirontrineCeres07:15:5005°Ar28′ D05°Sg28′ R
07-Jun-19MercurysextileUranus15:16:1804°Ta58′ D
07-Jun-19MercurysquareChiron22:52:2005°Cn31′ D05°Ar31′ D
09-Jun-19VenusentersGemini02:36:5000°Ge00′ D00°Ge00′ D
09-Jun-19VestaentersTaurus10:51:5000°Ta00′ D00°Ta00′ D
09-Jun-19SunsquareNeptune20:33:2818°Ge41′ D18°Pi41′ D
10-Jun-19First Quarter Moon in Virgo06:59:1219°Vi06′ D19°Ge06′ D
10-Jun-19SunoppositeJupiter16:27:3519°Ge28′ D19°Sg28′ R
11-Jun-19MercurysquarePallas03:21:3910°Cn49′ D10°Li49′ D
12-Jun-19VenusoppositeCeres13:22:3704°Ge12′ D04°Sg12′ R
12-Jun-19MarsconjunctNorth Node23:46:1217°Cn52′ D17°Cn52′ R
13-Jun-19VenussextileChiron18:09:4705°Ge39′ D05°Ar39′ D
14-Jun-19MarstrineNeptune07:11:1218°Cn42′ D18°Pi42′ D
14-Jun-19MarsoppositeSaturn16:49:5818°Cn57′ D18°Cp57′ R
15-Jun-19MercuryconjunctNorth Node18:57:2017°Cn42′ D17°Cn42′ R
16-Jun-19MercurytrineNeptune12:42:4718°Cn43′ D18°Pi43′ D
16-Jun-19MercuryoppositeSaturn15:00:2218°Cn50′ D18°Cp50′ R
16-Jun-19JupitersquareNeptune16:21:3818°Sg43′ R18°Pi43′ D
17-Jun-19Full Moon in Sagittarius09:30:3325°Sg53′ D25°Ge53′ D
18-Jun-19SaturnsextileNeptune12:46:5318°Cp43′ R18°Pi43′ D
18-Jun-19VenustrinePallas14:36:0711°Ge34′ D11°Li34′ D
18-Jun-19MercuryconjunctMars17:04:1721°Cn31′ D21°Cn31′ D
19-Jun-19MercuryoppositePluto11:55:4222°Cn28′ D22°Cp28′ R
20-Jun-19MarsoppositePluto04:26:0422°Cn27′ D22°Cp27′ R
21-Jun-19JunoentersLeo03:37:1900°Le00′ D00°Le00′ D
21-Jun-19Neptune stations retrograde15:35:5318°Pi43′ R
21-Jun-19SunentersCancer16:54:0800°Cn00′ D00°Cn00′ D
23-Jun-19UranusconjunctVesta14:13:3805°Ta38′ D05°Ta38′ D
23-Jun-19VenusoppositeJupiter17:44:4317°Ge50′ D17°Sg50′ R
24-Jun-19VenussquareNeptune10:58:1618°Ge43′ D18°Pi43′ R
25-Jun-19Last Quarter Moon in Aries10:46:1703°Ar34′ D03°Cn34′ D
27-Jun-19MercuryentersLeo01:19:1900°Le00′ D00°Le00′ D
27-Jun-19SunsextileUranus18:45:0705°Cn47′ D05°Ta47′ D
27-Jun-19SunsquareChiron20:59:5105°Cn53′ D05°Ar53′ D
29-Jun-19MercurytrineCeres06:29:4101°Le34′ D01°Sg34′ R
30-Jun-19SunsextileVesta07:11:1008°Cn11′ D08°Ta11′ D

Painting – ‘Cancer’ by Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis

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Mars entered Cancer at 4:09 (BST) on May 16, 2019

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Emotions are stirred up by Mars transiting this sign – and sometimes it’s needed. Sometimes we have to confront what’s been going on at home or in our private lives to clear the air. Sometimes we have to stand up for what is right out there in the world too. Anger can be a powerful force for good when appropriately channelled. The Sabian symbol for 0 Cancer is  ‘On A Ship The Sailors Lower An Old Flag And Raise A New One‘. Mars is activating the desire to set new and better standards.

The challenge is that Mars in Cancer can erupt suddenly, like a hot geyser bursting out of nowhere. Mars in Cancer can also simmer like endlessly boiling water bringing a heated atmosphere. Cancer doesn’t want to hurt anyone. Cancer is super sensitive. But if we feel like someone has gone over the line, claws come out and Cancer’s anger is vicious and isn’t going to let it go.

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Painting – ‘Study of a Bear Walking’ by Leonardo da Vinci

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The Full Moon occurs at 22:11 (BST), May 18, 2019 at 27°Sc38′.

The skies are heavy with Earth energy. The atmosphere feels weighted. Only Pallas retrograde in Libra is in Air so mentally we could feel strung out, unsure of ourselves, needing someone else to validate our experience.

The chart itself is a locomotive pattern with the Moon leading. This Full Moon in Scorpio tells us that emotions are intense, and this is what is driving us forward. Feelings, fears, deep unconscious material, it’s all on show, floodlit by the opposing Sun in Taurus. The ego would like for things to be simple. “I want an easy life” says the Sun in Taurus. But of course, life is rarely so simple. Emotions are sticky, complicated things that lead us to scary places – and places of real depth, power, insight and riches.

The Sun is almost exactly conjunct Sedna so we have stories about loss and betrayal illuminated. The Moon in Scorpio desires greater intimacy but Sedna has already lost so much that it’s hard to move into a place of trust. But we need to trust. We need to have those deep conversations that speak of unpleasant things before getting to the good stuff. Mercury has just perfected a trine to Full Moon ruler Pluto. Mercury tells us that we must talk about what hurts us so that we can find our way back to the ease we yearn for. But is isn’t easy because the Moon in Scorpio likes to keep secrets. We don’t want to feel exposed.

The Moon is however in a wide out of sign trine to Chiron. Here is the release point from the tension. Healing is possible. We can find our way back to one another and to ourselves if we show courage. It’s okay to be wounded, fragile, vulnerable, different.

Another important point is that Venus has just perfected a conjunction to Uranus. Note that the Venus conjunction to Uranus is the first of its kind for 81 years. The last time these two met in Taurus was in 1938. In the mundane world, this Full Moon may bring us stories about money as both Taurus and Scorpio are concerned with wealth and Venus is connected to those things that are valuable. Perhaps there are some shocking revelations, surprises around cryptocurrency, more tax revelations, banking computer glitches. Bear in mind Mercury trine Pluto could be translated as news about government, banks or taxes too!

On a personal level, Venus conjunct Uranus illustrates that despite the overt tension in this chart, sometimes people can surprise us. Sometimes we surprise ourselves. Venus conjunct Uranus is liberation from heartache and potential for an awakening at heart level. It’s like a high frequency blast of energy that shakes the bedrock of our lives and shows us what really matters. It’s the glint of a brilliant jewel in Pluto’s underworld. To release the jewel, we need to release resistance to change, no matter how insecure it might make us feel.

The Sabian symbol of the Full Moon is :-

The King Of The Fairies Approaching His Domain

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine this glorious, otherworldly King returning to his castle. What we have here is an image of assurance, certainty, belonging wrapped up in powerful magic. Scorpio energy might be tough at times, but it strips us bear and lets us know without a doubt who we are. Like the King, we need to keep our heads held high, eyes straight ahead, fearless. Whatever happens, we are being brought back to ourselves and to where we belong.

Painting – Kings (Fairy Tale Kings) by Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis

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The New Moon occurs at 23:45 (BST) on May 4, 2019 at 14°Ta10′.

Taurus, first of the Earth signs, follows fire sign Aries, the first of all signs. In Aries we have the idea, the desire, the goal. It’s an uprush of energy, striking out, going after what we want. But for any goal to succeed or desire to be met, we need to move to Taurus because this is where we manifest on the earthly plane. Taurus is where we get in touch with ourselves and the world around us through our senses – touch, taste, hearing, seeing, scent. Taurus makes Aries slow down to get the job done because otherwise it will burn out long before we reach completion. In Taurus we want to see results – the money in the bank, the object on the mantlepiece, the lover in our bed! Don’t forget love Goddess Venus is ruler of Taurus so there is a pleasure principle at work here.

Taurus however works hard to get what it wants. It’s practical and focused on the basic tasks and tools that it takes to survive. It’s concerned with having enough food to eat, a roof over your head and physical comfort. Stability is important. After all the rushing around in confrontational Aries, the quiet life is much more appealing. We want to preserve what we create – whether it’s a painting, a bottle of jam or the carefully crafted life we’ve made for ourselves. In this sign we are in touch with our resources, material and emotional. We need to know what is valuable and what isn’t so that we know where to invest our energy for the best return. Going deeper, Taurus talks of our basic values because it’s these that underpin everything that we do in life.  Here is where we also need to practice self-love and to know our worth.

Every sign has a shadow side and in Taurus, the shadow peeks out in possessiveness. Think of Gollum in Lord of the Rings ‘My Precious!’. We don’t want to share. We’re stockpiling, hoarding, treating others like we own them. Taurus can also be extremely stubborn. The desire for stability can turn to resistance to change at any cost – and ultimately it can be costly because without change we cannot grow.

We often talk of New Moons as the time to set seeds of intention and never is this more apt in this horticultural sign. The Moon is exalted in Taurus so emotionally we feel in a better place. Conscious (Sun) and unconscious (Moon) are brought together. The ego is united with the soul and we want to create something beautiful from this union.

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The manifestation potential of this particular New Moon is potent as the Moon trines Saturn in Capricorn and sextiles Neptune in Pisces. This aspect then activates the ongoing Saturn-Neptune sextile that we have throughout this year. Yes, Saturn is still mixed up in the difficult South Node, Pluto karmic drama that’s going on, but this lunation shows us that we can draw upon this energy in a productive way. Saturn anchors us and gives us a mature outlook. As Saturn is retrograde and conjunct the South Node, we are already in a process of reviewing our commitments and releasing those that no longer align with our mission. Manifestation (Saturn) of our vision (Neptune) is promised if we focus our energies and knuckle down to the work. Long term stability is not out of reach.

We do however have an awkward quincunx to Pallas retrograde in Libra that brings up issues connected to sharing. Maybe we’ve fallen into feeling like there isn’t enough to go around. A shadow side of Taurus is greed, but it stems from insecurity. The fear of not having enough – physically, emotionally, spiritually can interfere with our relationships if we let it. Note that Venus, ruler of this lunation is square to Saturn. It brings up feelings of unworthiness and poverty consciousness. Yet Venus is also trine to Jupiter so if we can recognise our right to a share of this abundance then we can realise our potential. Just because we don’t have what we want right now doesn’t mean to say we can’t have what we want in the future. Venus square Saturn reminds us that good things are worth waiting for.

Insecurity perhaps is an issue rumbling beneath this lunation. This is because Uranus is busy bowling his way through this sign in chaotic patterns and Taurus hates not knowing what’s going to happen next! But nothing is predictable with Uranus here for the next seven years and somehow, we need to get used to that wild energy and find the freedom in that. Asteroids Babel, Discovery and Siwa are all conjunct Uranus in this chart, telling a mini story of their own. Babel reflects the chaos, the potential for misunderstanding. Babel can relate to ‘babbling’ and certainly Uranus in Taurus might make us nervous. Discovery though tells us that if we are flexible (something that Taurus finds very difficult), then maybe there is something precious to discover from these strange times. Siwa, a Slavic fertility Goddess, shows us creative potential. Changing the pattern, shaking things up – whilst it may be scary for Taurus to cope with, it inevitably leads to new and vibrant growth.

The Sabian symbol for this New Moon is :-

Head Covered With A Rakish Silk Hat, Muffled Against The Cold, A Man Braves A Storm

Yes, there may be a (Pluto-Saturn-South Node) storm going on in the background but hey, we can weather it in style. It makes me think of Venus putting on her lipstick despite a difficult night before and little sleep. Sometimes we do need to put a brave face on. We can still find beauty in the moment. On a cloudy day, the rose still blooms. Know that you are precious, even if times are hard.

Painting – ‘Rose Bush in Flower’ by Gustave Caillebotte

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LUA ASTROLOGY by Leah Whitehorse - 1M ago

Are you ready for a quieter month? Well, I should put ‘quieter’ in inverted commas as nothing is ‘quiet’ whilst Saturn and Pluto remain in a conjunction. And this conjunction goes on and on and on as aside from a couple of weeks in May 2020, this aspect will be in orb until December next year. I was reading about the rebuilding of Notre Dame and how although Macron has stated he would like to see it done by 2025, many specialists are saying it could take years longer. Whether it does or doesn’t get completed by then is anyone’s guess, but the symbolism once again struck me. Maybe Notre Dame’s rebuilding will become an emblem of our transformation. Maybe when it once again stands open to the public in all its new glory, that will be the time when we have done the job that this long Saturn-Pluto conjunction requires.

The other important point to mention here which unfortunately exposes the Pluto underbelly is that billions of euros have already been offered for the restoration. These multi-billionaires never mind millionaires (!) are coming out of the woodwork to lend a hand. I as much as the next person want to see Notre Dame restored but it does kind of stick in the throat that there are so many other causes that would benefit so many people- like hospitals, schools, creating homes for the homeless, supporting emergency services and the list goes on. Don’t forget Pluto rules wealth and power and it’s clear that there are billions and billions and billions of pounds, dollars and euros that are held by the few.

Still, back to the Saturn-Pluto conjunction. Wherever the Saturn-Pluto conjunction is occurring in your own personal chart, you are doing your own demolishing followed by rebuilding which will ultimately result in complete transformation which can stand the test of time. Also, as Pluto is in orb of a conjunction with the South Node until September 30 and Saturn is in orb of a conjunction to the South Node until November 13, the long, intense trial of this conjunction is given added weight by strong karmic overtones. There’s not really any way we can sidestep the lessons we need to learn, nor the required work or changes.

This then forms the backdrop to the ‘quieter’ month. May begins with a New Moon in Taurus on May 4 which is well supported by a trine to Saturn and sextile to Neptune. Wow, Saturn (build, construct), Neptune (sanctuary, holy place!). As mentioned in previous posts, we have the Saturn- Neptune sextile this year which is linked to the manifestation of dreams but certainly could fit with the mundane theme of the moment. For all of is then, this New Moon feels like we are on fertile ground for new growth. Taurus is connected to burgeoning blossom of late spring and there’s still time to plant out late summer flowers. What we begin now may take time to germinate (Saturn) but if we have faith (Neptune) and patience (Taurus), something beautiful can emerge.

On May 5, big action is indicated as Mars moves in to oppose Jupiter however, we need to take care that we don’t overdo it. Mars in Gemini is already multi-tasking and with Jupiter telling us we have bags of energy to spare; the temptation is to say yes to whatever comes our way. Before we know it, we could have a pile of stuff on our to do list and a bunch of emails all demanding our attention. Book addicts beware, with both planets in signs associated with education, literacy and literature, it may be hard to choose between just one text. I for one might have to curb my trigger happy ‘buy now’ finger as I always feel like I can never have too many books. The problem is that too much information could end up burning out over-active minds. The other issue with this opposition is that we could be quick (Mars) to judge (Jupiter) which could result in increased (Jupiter) anger (Mars). Driving too fast too could be an issue. Slow down.

Mercury will help temper the pace on May 6 as he will enter leisurely Taurus. Our thinking becomes more ponderous and deliberate and in communication we tend to be slower and more considerate in our speech. Thoughts turn to practical issues such as money matters and work. We also may need to include more rest time so that we have time to think through any problems as Taurus never likes to be pushed for an answer.

The First Quarter Moon on May 12 sets up some tension as the Moon now in playful Leo would rather do anything than work. It’s not that the Taurus Sun doesn’t like to spend time smelling the roses, but it does prefer to complete jobs first. The Moon in Leo however is like an excitable dog, insisting that it’s time for walkies. We need to honour any promise to ourselves that we’ll do something enjoyable after a hard day’s work else this aspect can turn whiney.

Love Goddess Venus enters Taurus on May 15. Now that she is in one of her home signs, Venus feels more able to express herself. Love become a source of security. This transit is lovely for lovers and good for all of us to get in touch with our physical body. Having a massage, a haircut, curling up under silky sheets, using perfume, oils, incense and of course food – anything to reconnect with our senses. The only downside to this transit is that it can bring out underlying issues of insecurity, especially in relationships. As a result, the shadow side of Venus here can trigger possessiveness and treating people like they are an object that can be owned.

As the other half of the cosmic lovers enters Cancer on May 16, we are entering a very touchy-feely period. This transit brings out our inner soldier’s nurturing side. We are motivated to create a home, a nest, a place where we feel safe and warm and loved. Anything that threatens our private life though can bring out Cancer’s claws in an instant! The challenge here is that Mars is on edge and sometimes we can be quick to react with defensiveness. Mood too can affect our ability to go after what we want. Our motivation is affected by our emotions and we may be more circumspect, approaching things indirectly rather than head on to minimise risk.

The Full Moon on May 18 takes us to an even deeper place, enhancing the sense that security issues are strongly on our minds. The Moon opposes a Sun-Mercury conjunction in Taurus generating inner conflict. The Sun and Mercury would like to keep things simple in easy Taurus but emotionally we want to get under the surface of life. We could be suspicious of what is said or uneasy expressing our thoughts. The Moon’s out of sign trine to Chiron brings further sensitivity but also suggests that we can choose to build bridges rather than to get stuck in differences of opinion.

The atmosphere lightens again on May 21 as both the Sun and Mercury leap into airy Gemini. Now we are happy to discuss our differences and welcome alternative perspectives. These are chatty, happy transits that encourage us to reach out and connect. Neptune’s trine to the North Node on May 22 also reiterates the need for bonding. We would also do well to watch for subtle signals from the universe that point us in the right direction. Dreams and intuition are heightened so don’t discount what goes on in your gut. The Gemini influence may prefer making decisions through rational deduction and a list of pros and cons but sometimes it just comes down to what you feel.

Mars sextiles Uranus also on May 22 activating our inner scientist and giving us a taste for experimentation and innovation. This is a chance to change our strategy if what we’re doing isn’t working. By being open to different methods we free up energy. When it comes to creating goals, it’s best we don’t worry too much about the competition and just focus on our unique abilities and passions.

Mars’s square to Chiron on May 24 is the only fly in the ointment so to speak. This aspect could bring out the natural defensive nature of Mars in Cancer so that we retreat when hurt. Alternatively, we can work on the high side and pay attention to what presses our buttons so we’re better informed of our weak points.

May ends on a quiet but possibly tense note as the Last Quarter Moon in Pisces squares the Sun in Gemini on May 26. Once again, we have a pointer that intuition needs to be favoured over rational explanation although we must make sure not to discount important information. It’s possible that we feel muddled by the array of ideas or we feel uncertain whether the information we have is good. Conversations and attention could wander off track. It’s only a brief aspect but still, something needs to resolve before we turn a corner and head towards the next New Moon. We can’t afford to discount what is going on unconsciously. Write down your thoughts, make poetry of words, use bibliomancy to ask a question. The guidance is there if we’re willing to listen.

Painting – ‘George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and His Brother Lord Francis Villiers’ by Anthony van Dyck

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INTRODUCTIONMe feeding the birds at Notre Dame – around 2004

These are strange times, difficult times. One of the things I have said most often is that the universe is in constant communication with us. Everything that occurs in waking life can be interpreted as if in a dream. When it comes to astrology, some people rail against it. “The planets can’t exert any influence over us” they say – and they are right. It’s not that the planets CAUSE what happens, rather that they are a poetic language describing an ongoing story of our experience here on planet Earth and the living of that tale. We have free will as to how we live the details of this Great Cosmic Story but the archetypal structure is what is set in stone.

And so, I see my role as an astrologer to ‘translate’ the messages of the stars. In my own astrology chart, I have a full 9th house – a house traditionally connected to Jupiter and Sagittarius. The 9th house rules universities, philosophy, religion. It’s the house of symbolic language. Many years ago, an old astrologer said to me ‘This is the House of God’.

And yesterday, the House of God burned. All week I have been hearing the crows on my street shouting. I have noticed over the years that when the birds are restless, something is coming. Signs have been coming thick and fast. The water pouring down the walls of Parliament in the UK – a sinking ship. The first sight of a Black Hole. Something unseen is coming to light – something that could consume everything, including the light. Yesterday morning, I realised my pentagram had fallen off my necklace – I have worn this for around 30 years. I had a conversation on Facebook about these ominous feelings and we ended up in a discussion about the twin towers, the coming of inevitable change and how if things DON’T change naturally, then the situation will be forced. As I said above, there is an overarching structure that we are working within. We can choose to fight against it, or we can choose to go with it. Naturally, the more we fight, the greater the difficulties we encounter because we’re trying to move in the wrong direction.

All of us as astrologers have been closely watching the skies as right now, we have a powerful line up of Saturn, Pluto and the South Node. Saturn rules authority, the system, conservation, tradition, buildings. Pluto rules death, change, force, endings, toxicity, rubbish, sex, power, crime. Pluto is our shadow. The South Node rules old karma. This is all happening in the sign of Capricorn, a sign ruled by Saturn and symbolic of the establishment. So, from this, we have been talking about how the establishment needs to change, the system is toxic, old paradigms no longer work. The transiting South Node in Capricorn and the North Node in Cancer suggests a move away from patriarchy (Capricorn) towards matriarchy (Cancer). We MUST release old attitudes to make for a more caring society (Cancer rules family).

But the Powers That Be, the governments, those with the greatest wealth (ruled by Pluto) are holding on and so now we have signs that it MUST change. You cannot hold back evolution and you definitely can’t hold back Pluto. Pluto’s nature is to keep applying pressure until you relent and let go. The harder we resist, the harder he will push back – and he will win.

Along with this powerful line up this year, we also have Jupiter squaring Neptune. Both planets are connected to spirituality – Jupiter is about faith but the beliefs we hold via Jupiter are from a book, a man made (and I mean MAN) in this instance, book of spiritual laws. Neptune rules that direct connection to God, where you need no intercessory. Neptune is that feeling in your soul that you are connected to something greater than yourself.

In my post about Jupiter square Neptune on Patreon back in December, I wrote:- “We have great waves washing through us. Waves of compassion. Waves of loss. Are we finding faith and losing it? There’s great hope and the potential too for utter despair.”

As I said above, what happens in life can be interpreted as a dream and there are many layers of interpretation. One interpretation I see is that the Church is a symbol for faith – even if it is not your own faith. We have lost faith with the old system. Certainly, it seems many people in France feel the same with the powerful yellow jacket movement. France has been fighting itself for a long time and now its heart has given out. I noted the people singing prayers as they watched the fire burning. Sometimes it is only through great loss that we are united. Neptune rules the invisible thread that binds us all.

The Church itself is considered female ‘Our Lady of France’. France has pledged to restore HER – caps for emphasis. Symbolically, we are being told that we need to find our faith again, not in the old system or any one religion but in each other and in the MOTHER (yes, we could say Mother Earth).

The moment that captivated the world was when the Tower on top of Notre Dame fell. Millions of people watched and felt something in their hearts, a feeling, a knowing. The tower falling is a sign. In the Tarot, the Tower is what happens when things MUST change. It often comes when we have been stuck for a long time (the previous card in the order of the Tarot is the Devil – the shadow). The Tower is the first light after the dark. My French friend told me that the Tower above Notre Dame was called ‘La Fleche’ – the arrow. A single arrow in some tarot decks, is used to depict the Ace of Wands or Swords – both cards of clarity and new beginnings. The symbol of Sagittarius is a centaur shooting an arrow. Sagittarius is the visionary, the prophet, the seer. It aims its arrow to the heart of the Scorpion, the poison within, the heart of truth. It’s through destruction that we see the truth.

And there will be light, eventually. We will evolve, eventually. Just as Notre Dame will be rebuilt, so will we. But whilst I prefer to read the positives, I feel it would be remiss to leave out the negative. The message is clear that what has stood for hundreds of years can be razed to the ground. Notre Dame was going through renovation work but SYMBOLICALLY SPEAKING, you cannot renovate something that is fundamentally flawed. The Catholic Church itself is burning from the inside with abuse. The foundations of our society are falling apart. The planet herself is gasping for breath under layers of our plastic debris. We cannot keep trying to prop up what isn’t working. We feel it in our bones. We’ve lost faith. and if we don’t change, something with change it for us.

THE EVENT CHART FOR THE BURNING OF NOTRE DAME

Before I say anything about the chart, I want to reiterate that talking about the symbolism and the meaning of the chart and this event in no way detracts from the terrible sadness I feel at the loss of such a beautiful building of such historical significance, nor the significance it has for millions of people as a place of worship and sanctity. I wept as I watched. My thoughts are also with the firefighter who was seriously injured battling the fire.

From my forecast from April :-

“Pluto stations retrograde on April 24. The Sabian symbol is ‘A Woman Entering A Convent’. It reiterates the idea of cleansing and eradication of toxic materialism. That said however, this symbol could also speak of the ill treatment of women, further Catholic Church abuse scandals, the constant propensity to split woman into two categories, namely virgin and whore.”

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In the fire event chart, the karmic collection of Pluto, Saturn and the South Node sits in the 4th house. This part of the chart relates to home and country. Karma striking at the heart of the country.

In many reports, the time 6:50 p.m. is given for when the roof caught fire however I have used 6:20 p.m. given on the BBC’s website which is around the time the alert was first heard. No fire was found on inspection but clearly something was alight.

The sign Libra is rising. Libra carries the scales of justice and speaks of balance and truth. Libra is ruled by Venus, the Goddess, Our Lady! Venus is in Pisces, the sign connected to spirituality. Out of interest, Venus is only two minutes away from the next degree and the Sabian symbol for that degree is ‘A Religious Organization Succeeds In Overcoming The Corrupting Influence Of Perverted Practices and Materialized Ideals’.

Venus is conjunct Black Moon Lilith. Lilith calls out unfair practices. In mythology she was the first wife of Adam who left the Garden of Eden because Adam wouldn’t treat her fairly. From there, Lilith was demonised through history. Lilith conjunct Venus talks of the demonization and unfair treatment of women. Venus creates a square with Jupiter, the ruler of the Church. Jupiter sits opposite asteroid Nemesis – a Greek Goddess who enacts retribution for hubris (arrogance before the Gods).

Asteroid Paris sits directly conjunct the Ascendant of this chart. The Ascendant of the chart is on the Sabian symbol ‘In A Collection Of Perfect Specimens Of Many Biological Forms, A Butterfly Displays The Beauty Of Its Wings, Its Body Impaled By A Fine Dart’. The butterfly is a symbol for change and evolution but here in the symbol, its flight has been arrested by a dart. This symbol then talks of arresting progress, not allowing change to happen, the desire to preserve at any cost – including the butterfly’s life. Asteroid Paris opposes Chiron, The Wounded Healer on the Descendant. Something is broken in Paris. The aspect indicates pain, the flushing out of an old and festering wound.  Chiron is conjunct asteroid Vesta, the Priestess, the Keeper of the Flame. She is an asteroid of devotion. Chiron and Vesta are in the fiery sign of Aries.

Aries is ruled by Mars. Mars, ruler of fire, inflammation and anger is in the 9th house – recall from above, the House of God. Perhaps this is a reference to the fury that has been a long running saga in France with the protests. The fury has become fire. Mars is in the sign of Gemini, the Twins – Notre Dame has Two Towers (thankfully not destroyed in the fire). Of course in the western psyche, the concept of the Twin Towers brings up vivid memories. The falling of the Towers in America was the herald of the War with Iraq, the rise and rise of terrorism. And yes, without wanting to get into fear mongering, there are suggestions that war could erupt again IF we don’t address our problems – remember, we have a choice in how to play these stories. Asteroid Lachesis (one of the Fates and the measurer of the thread of life) is conjunct Mars. Mars sits on an optimistic Sabian ‘Newly Opened Lands Offer The Pioneer New Opportunities For Experience’. We have a chance now to fight for a different philosophy, to open a discussion (Gemini) to assert ourselves to be heard. Mars is also conjunct asteroid Panacea – meaning ‘heal all’. The potential is there.

The Sun is conjunct asteroid Babel as in The Tower of Babel. In the bible, humankind tried to build a tower to God but God stopped them by creating all different languages so humans could no longer work together. The themes of this story have been challenged over the years but on the face of it, asteroid Babel talks of punishment for hubris and not being able to understand one another.

The Sun is also conjunct Uranus, ruler of rebellion, shock, things that happen suddenly. Asteroid Nostalgia is conjunct Uranus. A sudden awakening of nostalgia. So many people are talking about their memories of visiting Notre Dame.

The Moon is in the 12th house, a house also associated with spiritual places as well as the collective unconscious. The Moon is on the same degree as Victor Hugo’s natal Saturn (Lord of Karma). Victor Hugo was the author of The Hunchback of Notre-Dame. Victor’s natal Moon is conjunct Jupiter, ruler of The House of God traditionally, in the event chart for the fire.

The MC of the heart is in the sign Cancer, the sign of the North Node – the point showing the way towards our karmic evolution. The Sabian symbol of the MC is ‘On A Ship The Sailors Lower An Old Flag And Raise A New One’.

When the Tower falls, we must sit up and pay attention. The ominous feeling that many of us experienced when watching the flames consume this beautiful building is a stark wake up call (Uranus!).  France has pledged to rebuild Our Lady and that too is what we must do. We must re-instate the Divine Feminine. We must move towards a more caring and kinder society. We must learn to listen to one another despite our different languages. The old system WILL be erased and we must step up and take an active part in that evolution. What is happening now is crucial to what will be happening in January 2020 when a mass of planets align in the sign Capricorn. We cannot afford to lose faith in the world, in the planet, in each other and ourselves. We can and must arise from the ashes.

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Photo image of the fire burning comes from Wikipedia
Incnis Mrsi (montage) Remi Mathis (photos) [CC BY-SA 4.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0

Image – ‘The Tower’ from The Radiant Rider Waite Tarot by A.E. Waite, Pamela Colman Smith

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The New Moon occurs at 09:50 (BST) on April 5, 2019 at 15°Ar17′.

The first New Moon of the astrological year tends to be a time geared towards new beginnings. Aries is a sign associated with spring. It’s fiery, passionate, hot-bloodied, impatient, up for a challenge and raring to go. This chart is full of cardinal energy with Uranus being the only planet in a fixed sign (Taurus). Given this pattern then, it feels like being at the starting line of a race, engines revving, pumped up, eager to beat the competition. But the starting gun doesn’t fire and there’s a red flag waving. We can’t go anywhere until we’ve dealt with unfinished business.

The New Moon squares the conjunction between Saturn and Pluto on the South Node in Capricorn. Right now, there is no escaping the consequences of past actions. We need to learn from our history, reconsider our approach and get real! Maybe there are rules that we need to comply with before starting a new project. Whatever it is, we have to slow down and consider all angles before hurtling after our goals. One of Aries’ main faults is that it struggles to finish what it starts. The burning passion that puts a rocket under us at the beginning can burn out fast. What we need to complete a job is fixed energy, exactly what is mostly missing from this chart. The Saturn restraint then on this New Moon is a blessing in disguise because we’re forced to investigate whether our new beginning has staying power and whether we’re committed enough to see it through to the end. Pluto’s involvement in this picture pushes us to face our fears instead of trying to run from them in the hope that they won’t catch up. We need to slow down, consider the problem and approach it with maturity. Asteroid Excalibur conjunct the New Moon is a perfect analogy of the squares to the Capricorn trio. The sword in the stone won’t budge until the time is right and we are ready to take the lead. The cause must be just, and we must be sovereign to wield such powerful magic. What is begun now has the potential to become a long running saga. We need to be ready, willing and able.

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The Moon is trine to Ceres which suggests that there is a chance for this New Moon energy to become fruitful in the end. We must nurture our courage and our vision. More complicated is the Moon’s very wide opposition to Pallas, herself squaring the Nodes, Saturn and Pluto. Diplomatic relations right now are strained but work together we must. Aries is a self-starter, compelled to act on its own behalf but with Pallas in this position, we must look for win-win scenarios. Mars, ruler of this lunation, is travelling through Gemini and sextile to Chiron. It’s about debating points without resorting to wounding with words. We need to be open to taking advice from teachers and mentors and willing to check the facts. Remember that Mercury is still in the shadow zone after last month’s retrograde and still conjunct Neptune. There’s lots of imagination here but we’re still tempted by wishful thinking and could be swayed by false promises. It’s important that we are clear and direct about our intentions. Hopefully Saturn’s placement in this chart will keep us anchored to reality even if we don’t like it!

The Sabian symbol for the New Moon is: –

Nature Spirits Are Seen At Work In The Light Of Sunset

Just as the light fades, help appears. It’s like the knight in shining armour arriving at the eleventh hour. Sometimes it takes a challenge to deepen our spiritual awareness. Even when you think you’re doing everything alone, invisible helpers support your every move.

Painting – ‘Excalibur in the Lake’ by Aubrey Beardsley

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