Saturn Retrograde

April 2018 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 25 March 2018

      Hard As Steel, Soft As Silk By Sarah Varcas   This month sees a concentration of energy in the signs of Capricorn and Aries, favouring pragmatic action fuelled by self-confidence and well-honed instinct. If you struggle with a lack of self-confidence and low self-esteem, draw upon this energy to challenge the debilitating […]

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6th April – 25th August 2017: Saturn Retrograde in Sagittarius

by Sarah Varcas 15 May 2017

    Betraying Ourselves No More By Sarah Varcas   In Sagittarius, Saturn requires a broader view of our lives, beyond our personal present. It helps us identify connections between apparently random experiences and reveals how past decisions, attitudes and behaviours have painted the picture that is our life today. If we find ourselves frustrated or […]

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March 2016 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 28 February 2016

      Beyond Recognition By Sarah Varcas   March continues and expands upon the central theme of February: the need to overcome complacency and take full responsibility for our lives, refusing to allow the future to be shaped by self-pity, stubborn resistance to change or fearful avoidance of living life to its fullest. Remember: […]

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30th June / 1st July – 17th September 2015: Asteroid Juno in Virgo

by Sarah Varcas 30 June 2015

      Wild Within, Wild Without By Sarah Varcas   As Juno journeys through Virgo she illuminates our commitment to Mother Earth who has sustained us across millennia. She reminds us how profoundly humanity has abused her loyalty, taking her riches for granted as she nurtures us, body and soul. In her travels through […]

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14th/15th June – 17th/18th September 2015: Saturn in Scorpio

by Sarah Varcas 8 June 2015

      Gifts That Last a Lifetime By Sarah Varcas   As part of its current retrograde passage Saturn returns to Scorpio for a final three months before settling in Sagittarius until the end of 2017. Its mission is to tie up loose ends left over from its stay in Scorpio between October 2012 and […]

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June 2015 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 29 May 2015

      Creative Awakening By Sarah Varcas   The month ahead comes with a fluid and creative underlying energy, gentle yet powerful, bringing to mind deep currents beneath a still surface. It’s time to embrace our creativity whatever that means for us. We don’t have to be Picasso or Beethoven to do this. No […]

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14th March – 1st/2nd August 2015: Saturn Retrograde

by Sarah Varcas 11 March 2015

  Image: “Apep in Fire Field” by Gary Rosenberg   On Knowing Fear By Sarah Varcas   Saturn stations retrograde in the 5th degree of Sagittarius, preparing to bid Scorpio a final farewell in due course. Since its arrival in Sagittarius last December we have had an opportunity to reflect on our attitude towards the challenges […]

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March 2015 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 2 March 2015

  Image: “There To Catch Should I Fall” by Gary Rosenberg   Past Times, Future Realities By Sarah Varcas   The energy of the cosmos reaches us in waves. It ebbs and flows like the tide, high one moment, low the next, coming in, flowing out, frighteningly stormy then beautifully calm. The same forces which […]

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21st/22nd July – 21st/22nd December 2014: Uranus Retrograde

by Sarah Varcas 17 July 2014

      Cosmic Liberator by Sarah Varcas   Uranus stations retrograde in Aries at 10:33 p.m. GMT on 21st July. I mentioned its connection with the direct station of Saturn yesterday, as the two are inextricably linked. While Saturn approaches the completion of its journey through the landscape of shadows and fear, Uranus begins […]

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20th July 2014: Saturn Stations Direct in Scorpio

by Sarah Varcas 17 July 2014

      The Blessings Of Forbearance   by Sarah Varcas   Saturn stations direct at 7:57 pm GMT on 21st July, thus completing its retrograde passage begun at the start of March. In Scorpio many have felt its effects, making life heavy and the more challenging aspects of human nature particularly prevalent and hard […]

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