self-acceptance

6th – 12th December 2015: Mars, Uranus & Pluto form a T Square

by Sarah 1 December 2015

  Image: “Charging” by Gary Rosenberg   A Time for Courage By Sarah Varcas   This powerful T Square activates Pluto and requires careful handling. An alignment of ruthless self-interest or courageous stamina, we can use it to dig in our heels and insist that the world meet our demands or to rise up and […]

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4th / 5th – 30th December 2015: Venus in Scorpio

by Sarah 1 December 2015

  Image: “Goddess Gaze” by Gary Rosenberg   Safe in the Shadows, Connected in the Light By Sarah Varcas   When Venus enters Scorpio the unconscious becomes a place of safety, not dark shadows to be feared. During her journey through the sign of the Scorpion, Venus bids us enter more deeply into our psyche […]

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18th – 26th November 2015: Pluto Squares and Uranus Opposes Venus

by Sarah 17 November 2015

      On Love’s Power By Sarah Varcas   At present, Uranus and Pluto are empowering Venus to become fiercesome and unremitting love in the face of even the toughest of challenges. The softness of an open heart can feel too vulnerable when confronted with the brutality of a polarised world in transition. Sometimes we […]

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12th November 2015 – 9th May 2017: North Node in Virgo

by Sarah 9 November 2015

    Heaven on Earth By Sarah Varcas   The North Node’s presence in Virgo signals the need to ground ourselves above all else. To reconnect with the earth element from which we are formed, embracing our body as a gift from the divine, our planet as our Mother and the material world not as […]

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6th – 12th November 2015: Chiron Trines the Sun

by Sarah 3 November 2015

      From Broken to Whole By Sarah Varcas   Ah… the touch of sweet healing and deep compassion, showering down from the heavens. Who wants some? There’s enough for all and then some: an endless source of nurturance and encouragement, sustenance and strength. These forces of restoration and renewal are forever present, but […]

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2nd – 11th October 2015: Mars Opposition Neptune

by Sarah 29 September 2015

      Planting the Seeds of Forgiveness By Sarah Varcas   An aspect of forgiveness, this alignment comes not a moment too soon after an intense pair of eclipses that have shaken things up for many. The eclipse season continues until 12th October even though there are no more actual eclipses to be had […]

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1st – 4th October 2015: Mars Semi-Sextile Mercury

by Sarah 29 September 2015

  Image: “Seeking Answers in a Confused Space” by Gary Rosenberg   Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff By Sarah Varcas   Semi-sextiles often get overlooked. Tiny aspects of just thirty degrees, they disappear amidst mighty oppositions and expansive trines, cheeky sextiles and challenging squares. Which is a big shame because they always – without fail […]

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24th/25th September – 12th/13th November 2015: Mars in Virgo

by Sarah 22 September 2015

      Discerning the Details By Sarah Varcas   As Mars enters Virgo its energy becomes laser-like. Relinquishing the bluster of Leo’s unyielding self-assurance, it becomes more careful, attending to details previously overlooked and honouring the beauty of each minuscule part rather than the magnificence of the whole. Neither way is better than the […]

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5th September 2015: Waning Quarter Moon in Gemini

by Sarah 1 September 2015

      The Clear Blue Sky Beyond Mind By Sarah Varcas   The Quarter Moon occurs at 9:55 am GMT in the 13th degree of Gemini. Occurring one week before a solar eclipse in Virgo, she allows us to reflect on our lives from a holistic perspective, taking into account the many roles we […]

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4th to 30th September 2015: Neptune opposing Jupiter

by Sarah 1 September 2015

      The Challenge of Awakening By Sarah Varcas   Underlying the majority of this month, this alignment between Jupiter the planet of buoyant optimism or reckless risk and Neptune the planet of profound unity or deceptive avoidance, highlights important choices. The mounting energy as this month unfolds will challenge us to both act […]

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