Getting Published for the First Time for Writers

Writers, listen up! How has your publishing journey been? If it has been tough, why not use astrology to glean some insights on the source(s) of hindrance from publication? You will need basic astrological knowledge for the rest of this piece. Continue reading “Getting Published for the First Time for Writers”


Pursuing a Dream and Quitting Your Job

Let’s say your passion is something niche or even obscure, say opera singing. Your birth chart may hold the promise of success in it, say Jupiter conjunct, trine or sextile the MC, or MC ruler or a planet in the 10th house. Continue reading “Pursuing a Dream and Quitting Your Job”

Saturn Transits and Progressions

I read parts of a book MageMother by Austin Bailey. It talks about the tests that a character in the book had to go through to prove herself worthy and trustable. The tests revolve around the character’s deepest fears. Reading those few pages reminded me of Saturn transits and progressions, especially hard ones. We encounter and are asked to confront our fears. It’s like a … Continue reading Saturn Transits and Progressions

Saturn is About Celebrations!

I didn’t catch on to mythology, especially Liz Greene’s prolific use of myths in her books, when it comes to learning astrology. However, I was thoroughly impressed when I read that the Romans called Saturn Saturnus, known as the god of agriculture and harvest who founded civilization and the social order. The great feasts of Saturnalia is held annually in the winter. Continue reading “Saturn is About Celebrations!”

Astro Vocabulary

Pluto Another increase in my astrological vocabulary for Pluto – a profound experience, “transformative” instead of simply “transformation”. Saturn Commitment, committed to xyz, demands, demanding. Instead of “focused”, try “Concerned with” Intense (hmmm, I have always associated Pluto with intensity. But I suppose with Saturn’s laser focus on things, it could certainly be described as intense) Strong attention to Take control. Undertake an inventory. Feel … Continue reading Astro Vocabulary

Saturn Cycles

An exploratory post on Saturn cycles. Questions to be answered:

  1. What’s Saturn cycles?
  2. Why might they be felt more keenly than other cycles?
  3. What are the ages involved in Saturn cycles?
  4. What’s the difference between Saturn return, opposition, squares, sextiles and trines? What’s the difference between a waxing and a waning aspect?
  5. What’s the difference between the first, second and third Saturn cycles?
  6. What’s likely to “happen” internally and/or externally during Saturn cycles?
  7. How to make the best of Saturn cycles?

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