present moment awareness

13th March 2021 (10:22 a.m. UT) – New Moon in Pisces Conjunct Venus and Neptune

by Sarah 11 March 2021

      Loving Ourselves Back to Life By Sarah Varcas   For information about the ongoing Saturn Uranus square which began in February 2021 click here If you would prefer to listen to me reading this post, an audio version is available at the bottom of the page. This new moon in Pisces is […]

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14th December 2020: Total Solar Eclipse in 24th degree of Sagittarius

by Sarah 9 December 2020

      Don’t Go Back To Sleep! By Sarah Varcas   All dates are UT This solar eclipse, the second of two eclipses this season (you can read about the first one here), is soft as Autumn mists and tough as Winter storms. In the same time and space it delivers the harshest truths […]

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5th July 2020: Lunar Eclipse in 14th degree of Capricorn

by Sarah 30 June 2020

      Reclamation of Independence By Sarah Varcas All dates are UT The final of three eclipses, this lunar eclipse in Capricorn begins a process of emotional repatterning in response to events and experiences over the past month. Asteroid Vesta in Cancer opposing this eclipse signifies the importance of emotional intelligence. We may feel […]

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21st June 2020: Solar Eclipse on the Gemini/Cancer Cusp

by Sarah 16 June 2020

    Silent Wisdom By Sarah Varcas   This is the second of three eclipses in this eclipse season, which also features lunar eclipses on 5th June 2020 and 5th July 2020. All dates are UT When we have a solar eclipse sandwiched between two lunar eclipses like this one, we often see a process of emotional upheaval […]

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The Astrology of 2020 Part 3 (and introducing 2021)

by Sarah 4 April 2020

      Waking Up To Our New Reality By Sarah Varcas All dates are UT When embroiled in the midst of a crisis, the longer view can sometimes help. Reflecting on how we got here, where we want to get to and how we can do so gives both context and meaning to our […]

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15th August 2019: Full Moon in 23rd degree of Aquarius

by Sarah 12 August 2019

      The Magic Is Us By Sarah Varcas    The moon is full at 12:30 pm UT on 15th August 2019   This Full Moon in Aquarius is poised to blow some old beliefs out of the water. With its ruler, Uranus, having turned retrograde on 11th August and now squaring Mercury, it […]

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16th July 2019: Lunar Eclipse in 25th degree of Capricorn

by Sarah 9 July 2019

  ‘Buddha in Blue’ © S J Varcas   A Time of Reckoning By Sarah Varcas   This is a partial eclipse. The time of greatest eclipse occurs at 21:32 UT. Eris turns retrograde on 21st July 2019 until 11th January 2020. Read more about Eris and what her retrograde journey means for us here With […]

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November 2018 Overview

by Sarah 2 November 2018

      Observing the Stories of Our Lives By Sarah Varcas   All dates are UT so may vary in your time zone   At an elemental level November 2018 is all about fire and water. A Grand Trine which began to form at the end of October features significantly throughout this month, accentuating […]

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August 2018 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah 1 August 2018

      Radical Remembrance By Sarah Varcas   Due to some time-consuming computer problems in August I’ve been unable to produce an Astro-Energy report for September 2018. The problems are now sorted so I hope to be blogging again soon.   August begins in the middle of an eclipse season which continues until the […]

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July 2018 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah 30 June 2018

      Truth Found in Darkness By Sarah Varcas All dates are UT so may vary in your time zone   July is a month of deep inner movement which, like a quake far below the earth’s crust, may well shake foundations, but is less likely to bring the structures of our lives crashing […]

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