Shortcut Your Way to Success

Really it takes time and effort to be good at most things. There’s no or few shortcuts to mastery (of something). Of course the time could be shorten if you have a greater mentor or coach but still, the time and work have to be put in. Joseph Hong Continue reading Shortcut Your Way to Success

Saturn and Astrologers

For some reason, the following from Planets in Therapy by Greg Bogart resonates very strongly with me: Master astrologers aren’t afraid of Saturn; they use Saturn energy to focus and achieve their goals. Greg Bogart It’s not just Saturn, but any other planets that can be harnessed to focus and achieve goals, although it might be more challenging to do that with dynamic aspects. Continue reading Saturn and Astrologers

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