With everything so chaotic around us, even when we are calm within, we sometimes need a little help in re-aligning with ourselves and the Earth. The best way of surviving the challenges of this changing time is to harmonize with Nature – it does the inner work for us. It brings peace to our busy minds and hearts and helps us just breathe. Read More
We are quickly recovering from the difficult summer, specifically from the intensity of all the self-lessons of August with five planets retrograde and the powerful Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. We’re coming up on September 21 this Thursday, which brings a New Moon and the beginning of the Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah) followed immediately by the Autumnal Equinox on Friday, September 22.
That means a new beginning focused in balance and/or polarity. Read More
First, a memory…
Back in the 1990s when I was living in the San Fernando Valley north of L.A., I fell in love with Peruvian pepper trees. There were three that stood in a row along Moorpark Avenue near my apartment. I had never seen pepper trees before but their energy, strength, beauty, and smell entranced me. Later I realized that I felt a subconscious connection with them because I had a significant past life in Peru a long time ago so these trees made me feel like I was home. Read More
FIRST, MERCURY DIRECT
We’re coming out of the latest and greatest (i.e., most intense) Mercury retrograde of the year on Tuesday, September 5. It goes direct early in the morning at 7:30 am EST/4:30 am PST. Expect to feel light-headed, confused and relieved which will make us a little stupid. All of that is typical of the energy when a retrograde as profound as this one has been affecting us for weeks before it was official and will probably still hang on for weeks after. Read More