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August 1, 2022

August Moon Cycles

  • August 11, 2022 — Full Moon, 9:36 p.m. EDT 19º 21 Aquarius
  • August 27, 2022 — New Moon 4:17 a.m. EDT 4º 04 Virgo

The Full Moon on August 11, 2022, 9:36 p.m. EDT is called the Sturgeon Moon after America’s largest fish. It is the sign of brotherhood and friends, Aquarius. The Moon is conjunct the planet of responsibility, Saturn. At the same time the Moon squares Mar close to Uranus—a volatile aspect. This suggest a stop and go attitude. Just as you think you have finished a project, there is more to do! Be patient as emotions and tension may run high. Use the excess Mars energy to tackle projects, exercise, or take a walk. Be flexible with friends. This is not a time to confront others.

On the national front, more concern with the economy as a recession looms. Try to scale back, recycle, and look for bargains. Make time to enjoy your own backyard!

The New Moon August 27, 2022 4:17 a.m. EDT is at 4º of Virgo. The focus shift to back to work and back to school. This is a time for all things Virgo—organization, health, and attention to detail. Make a “to do“ list and start your new project during the new Moon.

Everyone is more practical with Venus (relationship) making hard aspects to Uranus (change) and Saturn (limits). People are apt to be more critical. Everyone has an opinion!

In the horoscope of the United States, the new Moon makes a good aspects to Venus and Jupiter. This bodes well for stock market in late August, early September.

Sun in Virgo — August 22-September 22

FAMOUS VIRGO LADIES:LeAnn Rimes, Mother Theresa, Marcia Clark, Joan Kennedy, Patsy Cline, Lauren Bacall, Maria Montessori, Sophia Loren, Melissa McCarthy, Cameron Diaz, Blake Lively, Pink, Beyoncé Knowles, Jennifer Hudson, Salma Hayek, and Amy Poehler.

NOTED VIRGO MALES: Scott Hamilton, Lyndon Johnson, Peter Falk, Roal Dahl, Hank Williams, B.B. King, Peter Sellers, Leonard Bernstein, Michael Jackson, Bill Murray, Freddie Mercury, River Phoenix, Song Joong-Ki, Chris Pine, and Michael Boule.

The Sun is in the house of service in Virgo. It is the sign of perfectionists. Their key phrase is, “I analyze.” Quiet Virgo can surprise you the day the boss is out by their vast knowledge and capable nature. With their analytical mind, they are drawn to science, medicine and computers, all run by logic. Known for their patience, they make hard-working doctors and nurses — but may lack warmth. Prone to worry, Virgos need to keep to a reasonable schedule. That said, they are fond of animals and often offer their expertise to friends and family.

Virgo of the Month: American actor, Freddie Mercury

“Seek your happiness in the happiness of all.”

– Zoroaster

Freddie Mercury, lead singer for the British band Queen came from a deeply religious family who followed the teaching of Zoroaster. He was born on September 5, 1946, in Zanzibar and grew up there and in India until his mid-teens, before moving with his family to Middlesex, England.

With his Sun in conservative Virgo, he was naturally shy in private. In public the singer with a Leo ascendant and Moon in Sagittarius, became a flamboyant stage personality with a four- octave vocal range. He was also generous--volunteering for 1985 Live Aid concert and supporting other charities.

His unusual musical talent is seen by four planets—Mars, Neptune, Jupiter, and Venus in the artistic sign of Libra. The Mars-Neptune combination was in good aspect to the planet of genius, Uranus, which gave musical ability. His Venus conjunct lucky Jupiter also made a trine to Uranus—a sure sign for his popularity, creativity, and fame.

Success came early for the singer-composer. He founded Queen in 1970 with Brian May and Roger Taylor. The band was one of the hottest in the 1970s and1980s with "Bohemian Rhapsody," ""Somebody to Love,” and "Crazy Little Thing Called Love." ‘By their the tenth anniversary, Queen had become one of the biggest bands in the world, selling over 45 million albums and 25 million singles worldwide.

Sadly, fame did not bring happiness. His horoscope indicated that bisexual Mercury was a driven man (Moon opposite Uranus). As he explained, “There’s a voice inside me saying, “Slow down, Freddie. You’re going to burn yourself out.” The legendary singer died far too early - at age forty-five. On November 24 1991, Freddie Mercury lost his battle with AIDS. The remaining members of Queen founded The Mercury Phoenix Trust which has since raised millions for various AIDS charities.

July 1, 2022

July Moon Cycles

  • July 13, 2022 — Full Moon, 2:27 p.m. EDT 21º 14 Capricorn
  • July 28, 2022 — New Moon 1:55 p.m. EDT 5º 39 Leo

The Full Moon on July 13, 2022 2:27 p.m. EDT 21 in 21 Capricorn. This is the brightest super Moon of 2022! All things ruled by Capricorn are sure to be effected—politics, work policies, and government. Everyone will feel a bit more on edge.

Try to remain reasonable and patient July 11-15 when the Moon is the brightest. That said, this is a good period for meditation, dream analysis, and intuition.

Fortunately the Full Moon makes a trine to Uranus which should bring more innovation in technology and more progressive policies such as taking taxes off gasoline. With Venus (women) square Neptune, there is much division regarding woman’s rights. Radicals may organize protests in Washington.

Also, the Sun in the sign of family, Cancer, makes a trine to idealistic Neptune. This is excellent time to stay home, enjoy family gatherings, and your own pool. For beach lovers, don’t forget the Sun screen!

New Moon on July 28, 2022 1:55 p.m. EDT in 5º 39 Leo. The New Moon in Leo is a fiery one. As temperatures rise, so do tempers. Try to relax more. Take that vacation, you have been putting off for two years. Leisure travel is favored with the Moon trine Jupiter.However, Mercury is square Uranus, so start early and expect delays due to computer glitches and/or overbooking.

At the same time, Venus is in good aspect to Uranus. It is a good time to redecorate, add to your wardrobe, and enjoy a night out.at a concert, sporting event, or a good restaurant.

Sun in Leo — July 23 to August 21

FAMOUS LEO LADIES: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Martha Stewart, Lucille Ball, Jennifer Lopez, Madonna, Jennifer Lawrence, and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, Hillary Swank, and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex.

NOTED LEO MALES: Presidents: Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, Tom Brady, Joe Jonas, Robert Redford, Robert DeNiro, Dustin Hoffman, Mick Jagger, Isaac Hayes, and Woody Harrelson, and Napoleon.

Leos like to be in charge. Their key words are “I will.” They may excel in management, entertainment or sports. Leos like to party and often make better hosts than guests. They are generous to a fault, but have a quick temper when not appreciated. Like their symbol, the lion, they have a loud roar and refuse to be ignored. They also love their lair and are known to lounge. Like the king of the jungle, they are born to rule, taking great pride in their accomplishments.

Ruled by the Sun, status is important. They prefer center-stage. Leos also like to bask in the Sun. Since the sign rules the back and heart, these may present problems if afflicted. When their authority is challenged, their fixed nature becomes apparent. Napoleon shows the determination of the sign, Martha Stewart, its innate good taste, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Leo’s love of luxury.

Leo of the Month: Martha Stewart

“I admire the courage and self-reliance it takes to start your own business.”

– Martha Stewart

Born August 3, 1941, 1:33 P.M. EST Jersey City, N.J. A former model, Martha Stewart maintains an elegant beauty even in her seventies. At first sight, one can see Martha was born to be an entrepreneur with her Sun 10 Leo at the highest point in her chart. Her ambition and hard work are indicated by Scorpio rising. She can also keep a secret well!

Her Moon at 25 Sagittarius in the second house of money gives her a penchant for collecting, and Mars at 16 Aries in the sixth house of work, giving her a zeal for hard work around the house and garden. These two planets form a grand trine to her Sun in Leo in the ninth house of publishing, promising success in career in writing, foreign travel or the media. Pluto conjunct her Sun in the ninth shows her ability to influence the masses (Pluto) and overcome adversity of her 2003-4 legal problems.

Her success has come at the expense of hard work and her marriage, which ended in divorce in 1990. Astrologically she is prone to emotional upsets with her overly critical with a sensitive Moon in Sagittarius square Neptune. While an excellent speaker and tireless writer, she may have to watch her words with Mercury (mind) in Cancer square Mars (energy) in Aries. However, she is never at a loss for words—or out of style! With Jupiter in Leo making excellent aspect to her Sun, she is likely find more success and good reviews in the year ahead. She may even publish a memoire!

June 1, 2022

June Moon Cycles

  • June 14, 2022 — Full Moon, 7:52 a.m. EDT 23º 25 Sagittarius
  • June 28, 2022 — New Moon 10:52 p.m. EDT 7º 23 Cancer

June 14, 2022 — Full Moon, 7:52 a.m. EDT 23º 25 Sagittarius The Full Moon in Sagittarius, the sign of archer, expands communication and stimulates a sense of adventure. People are more passionate about opinions. They can no longer remain silent. While some will turn inward to process thoughts, others may protest in the streets.

The Full Moon makes a positive aspect to Saturn, planet of law and order. At the same time, the Full Moon makes a negative aspect to Neptune. Watch out for false information and those with misguided goals.

Venus in Taurus close to Uranus increases the desire for a change of scenery. People are ready to change their environment. Some may spruce up their home or backyard, others may travel within the United States. If you are traveling, plan for possible delays. That said, enjoy some rest and recreation.

On the national front, the nation still faces many challenges. Watch for a push for new gun control laws and more restrictions on civil rights.

New Moon on June 28, 2022 10:52 p.m. EDT 7º 23 Cancer This is the first New Moon of the summer. This is a good time to start projects you have put on hold. This is a strong position for the Moon which stimulates patriotism, community projects, and family.

It is also the start of the vacation season and time outdoors. This particular New Moon makes a square to Jupiter which may make some people over-work and others ready to kick their shoes off and enjoy nature. Try to keep a balanced attitude. Work a little and plan for getaways too.

On the national front, there will be an increase in Fourth of July celebrations and home-town events. However, there will be more watchful eyes on public places, as the public demand more security. That said, take time to enjoy the summer by the beach or backyard pool!

Happy birthday USA! As a nation we were born on July 4, 1776. While the world faces many challenges, people the world over look to America for leadership and support. Even as inflation, violence and division damper our spirit, citizens are still willing to help out those in need—both here and abroad. With the lucky north node joining Uranus, the planet of technology, more energy-efficient cars, heating, and computers are on the horizon. America is still the “land of opportunity!”

Sun in Cancer — June 21 to July 22

FAMOUS CANCER LADIES: Princess Diana, Meryl Streep, Linda Ronstadt, Natalie Wood, Selena Gomez, Kristin Bell, and Lindsay Lohan.

NOTED CANCER MALES: President George W. Bush, Tom Cruise, Kevin Hart, Tom Hanks, Sylvester Stallone, Harrison Ford, and Daniel Radcliffe.

The Sun in its midnight position in Cancer — giving the sign a penchant for seclusion. Its key phrase is “I feel.” Cancers love Mom, home, and apple pie. They collect everything from antiques to kick knacks--and love a bargain!

Ruled by the Moon, Cancers can be moody. Their intuition is strong. If well aspected, they are ahead of the trends. Moon children often like to work in retail or real estate and are good business people. Since Cancer rules the stomach, they are often good cook. Cancer men make the best chefs!

Cancer of the Month: Linda Ronstadt

The most successful female vocalist of the 1970s was born on July 15, 1946 at. 5:39 p.m. in Tucson Arizona. Not everyone born under the sign of Cancer are true to their Sun Sign. Some, like singer Linda Ronstadt, may have two sides to their personality — Sun in home-loving Cancer and Moon in the independent sign of Aquarius. Her Moon which represents her emotions is in the second house of money and is part of a grand trine to Uranus in the seventh house ruling the public and Jupiter bestowing popularity in the tenth house of career.

Linda is a natural performer with the fire sign Sagittarius on her ascendant and Mercury close to powerful Pluto. She can brings fiery emotion and deep sentiment to her songs such as "Blue Bayou" " and “When Will I Be Loved" In a career spanning over 40 years, her singing style has included country, folk, pop, rock, blues, jazz, gospel, mariachi and even light opera. Her talent with a lyric has garnered multiple Grammy Awards and numerous multi-platinum albums.

Her Sun is in Cancer, so she has a great love of home and family but, with her Moon in freedom-loving Aquarius, she has never married. Her Venus and Mars are both in Virgo, which can give a romantic but practical nature. However with Venus square Uranus, relations may be short-term. For several years she was linked with Governor Jerry Brown, Star Wars producer George Lucas, and comic Albert Brooks.

After a stint in drug rehab she adopted a baby daughter, Mary, in 1991 and a son, Carlos, in 1993, the single mother moved from Malibu to her hometown of Tucson, Arizona. She has always been outspoken on political, community and environmental issues and is an arts advocate; a supporter of sustainable agriculture; and a champion of gay rights and same-sex marriage.

The talented vocalist retired in 2011. Sadly, she was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in December 2012, which left her unable to sing. Currently, Linda Ronstadt enjoys the privacy of her 1928 pink stucco Mediterranean-style house, full of family photos, keepsakes along with her many awards.

May 2, 2022

May Moon Cycles

May 16, 2022 — Full Moon and lunar eclipse 25º 17 Scorpio, 12:15 a.m. EDT

May 30, 2022 — New Moon 9º 03 Gemini, 7:30 a.m. EDT

May 16, 2022 — Full Moon and eclipse 25º 17 Scorpio, 12:15 a.m. EDT The Full Moon in Scorpio stimulates intuition, deep thought, and deep meditation. It is an emotional time —full of excitement and romance. The Full Moon in May is known as the “Flower Moon” in the West. In the East, it is known as Wesak—a celebration of Lord Buddha. Use the Full Moon and the three days following it to do spiritual practices: charity, philosophical reading, and world peace meditation.

While the Sun in Taurus deals personal values, material goods, and security, the Moon in Scorpio rules the shared possessions, change, and transformation. With the Moon in Scorpio, nothing is simple. We need to look at hidden motivation and mysteries. If you have felt stressed lately, it is time to relax.

Simplify your life.

The Moon in Scorpio also favors recycling, antiques, and reorganization. This is a good period to clean out closets, organize the kitchen cabinets, and balance the checkbook. You might even find a bargain at an estate sale!

There is a total lunar eclipse on May 16th as well. The Moon joins the south node which will make the public more realistic and more frugal. With Moon making a square to Saturn, there will be a return to basics. On the international scene, there are many positive people who are working for good. Watch for an increase in humanitarian efforts and more talk of peace in the Ukraine as the planet of war, Mars, joins the inspirational planet, Neptune.

May 30, 2022 — New Moon 9º 03 Gemini, 7:30 a.m. EDT The Moon in Gemini the sign of communications stimulates social gatherings, community events, and celebrations. Take time to attend a neighborhood functions, email friends, and hug someone you love. This also a good time to improve your mind as Mars aligns with Jupiter. Use the positive energy to tackle a home project, enjoy the outdoors, or do some yoga.

On the national front, the economy still faces challenges as Saturn makes adverse aspects to the nodes of the moon. This creates a public lack of confidence. However, the planet Pluto makes a good aspects to the nodes of the Moon which indicates some relief through government program. The question remains government interventions be enough to keep recession at bay?

With Mercury close to the north node and Uranus, more confidence and spending on technology. The public is more receptive to the idea of electric cars and alternative energy. Watch for new technology on the horizon to decrease cost of energy.

Gemini — May 21 to June 20

NOTED GEMINI MALES: Arthur Conan Doyle, Michael J. Fox, John F. Kennedy, Bob Dylan, Walt Whitman, John Wayne, Liam Neeson, Johnny Depp Kanye West, and Mark Wahlberg.

FAMOUS GEMINI LADIES: Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, Wynonna Judd, Alice Bailey, Queen Victoria, Alice Bailey, Ally Sheedy, Isabella Rossellini, Helen Hunt, Elizabeth Hurley, Brooke Shields, and Kate Upton.

The Sun brightens in Gemini. Its key phrase is, I THINK. Geminis are natural communicators and can make excellent teachers, researchers, and sales personnel. They have a love of short distant travel. Known for their quick smiles and wit, they make good travel companions and always enjoy a change of pace. However, they do have trouble sitting still and may get bored easily. In order to be successful, Geminis need to learn to concentrate on one thing at a time.

Gemini of the month: Clint Eastwood

What does 93 year-old Clint Eastwood sees as the keys to his longevity and success? His answer: “Keep changing.”

Like most Geminis, Clint Eastwood thrives on change. The actor was born May 31, 1930 5:35 P.M. San Francisco, California. His star quality was evident from birth. His midheaven is a degree of royalty, the planet of glamour, Neptune, conjunct. His power point are the Sun in Gemini in the seventh house - good for working with the public, Moon in Leo in the house, giving him a flair for drama, and a very private Scorpio ascendant. He is careful to guard his privacy, which at times can be at odds with his need to shine, Moon in Leo. While ruggedly handsome at 6’4”, he keeps a tight rein on his emotions.

With the Sun square Neptune, he can be shy at times. In fact his soul cycle indicated by the south node in the 12th house is one of a past spiritual seeker, destined to be in the world in this life. With the majority, eight of his ten planets on the right hand side of the chart, contrary to his “macho” image, he is very much a “soft touch”. However, he is rugged, with his ruler, Pluto in Cancer in the eighth house of ambition, opposite Saturn - “the school of hard knocks”.

Altogether, Eastwood has eight children from his two marriages and relationships. Having a large family along with a successful life, and plenty of time on the golf course may be the secret to Clint Eastwood’s long life.

April 1, 2022

April Moon Cycles

April 1, 2022 — New Moon 11º 31 Aries, 2:21 a.m. EDT

April 16, 2022 — Full Moon 26º 46 Libra, 2:56 p.m. EDT

April 30, 2022 — New Moon and Solar Eclipse 10:28 Taurus, 4:28 p.m. EDT

New Moon April 1 11º 31 Aries, 2:21 a.m. EDT The new Moon in Aries is a time for a new start—be willing to begin anew. Just be clear in your intentions. Best time to start a new project between morning of April 1 –afternoon of April 16th.

Compassion remains strong as Jupiter joins Neptune in the spiritual sign of Pisces. This is an excellent period to renew spiritual practices: meditation, inspirational reading, and prayer. Pray for world for the Ukraine. Pray for world peace.

At the same time Venus in Aquarius joins limiting Saturn which makes the public more practical and conservative. Take time to recycle and give away that which no longer serves you.

The full Moon at April 16 in 26º 46 Libra will place the focus on social and political activities. At the same time, there is a trine to Saturn, a planet of maturity. People may be more conservative especially in spending. .World struggles are on everyone’s mind with Pluto making a square to the full Moon. As more political scandals come to light, people are less trusting and more rigid in beliefs.

At times, everyone seems to be on edge. Try to find balance between relationships and work. Put your extra energy to use. With spring comes spring cleaning, yard work, and office organization. Above all, work patiently for good.

New Moon and eclipse at 10:28 Taurus, April 30, 2022. 4:28 p.m. The new moon in Taurus brings an emphasis on security and world money markets. With Uranus, planet of change aligning with the new Moon, expect a shift in money markets and national values.

This a good period for spiritual pursuits with the Venus close to Jupiter and Neptune. There is a feeling of connection with the Divine.

On a personal note: Meditation, spiritual reading, and church attendance will lift your spirits. This is a good time to renew friendships. Watch for an old acquaintance to call or email.

The Moon also makes a good aspect to Mars, planet of fitness. Time to get out and enjoy nature. There is much to appreciate close to home.

The partial solar eclipse is close to the planet of change, Uranus, and in good aspect to the energy planet, Mars. This will give many the needed energy to rethink their lives and review values. Its effect may be felt through the summer and early fall. Use this period to consider ways to increase income, and take charge of personal finances. Be aware of computer scams. Change passwords, update security on computers, and back up data.

FAMOUS TAURUS LADIES: Florence Nightingale, Shirley Temple, Traci Lords, Candice Bergen, Barbra Streisand, Jessica Lange, Megan Fox, Cate Blanchett, and Tina Fey.

NOTED TAURUS MALES: George Clooney, Harry Truman, Rudolf Valentino, Mike Wallace, Ulysses S. Grant, Al Pacino, Dwayne Johnson, Robert Pattinson, and Dr. J. Allen Hynek.

Planets to note:

Jupiter conjunct Neptune in Pisces. In effect all month, exactly on April 12th. If humanitarian impulses remain strong, there could be a cease-fire in the Ukraine. People to world over will assist in the efforts to resettle Ukrainians. Continue to pray for peace and work for good.

Pluto turns retrograde on April 29, 2022, at 9:59 a.m. EDT at 28°36′ of Capricorn. In the United States chart, Pluto is in the second house of money and national values. The average citizen as well as Wall Street investors are becoming more realistic. Watch for taxes on the super-wealthy.

Sun in Taurus April 21 to May 20

The Sun is more restrained in Taurus, releasing its rays slowly. This gives longevity to the sign. Its key phrase is I HAVE. Possessive by nature, they are the stewards of the zodiac. Taurus is known for his loyalty and staying power. He wants peaceful environment, and can be a stubborn foe to one who threatens home.

Taurus of the Month: Dr. J. Allen Hynek

Do UFOs really exist? The scientist who came closest to answering that question was Dr. Josef Allen Hynek. He was born to Czech parents on May 1, 1910 at 8:40 p.m. in Chicago, Illinois. The astronomer, professor and ufologist was known for his brilliant mind (Mercury in Gemini trine Jupiter in Libra.).The father five had is Sun in the home-loving sign of Taurus with an ascendant in the restless sign of Sagittarius. According to his children their famous father was a frequent traveler. When he was home, he was a loving husband to his wife Mimi and caring father to their children.

His independent Moon in Aquarius served him well as a researcher. Hynek acted as scientific adviser to UFO studies undertaken by the U.S. Air Force. He also conducted his own research on trace evidence which was said to be left by UFOs. Dr. Hynek is best remembered for Project Blue Book, United States Air Force research conducted between 1952 and 1969. According to Hynek’s son Paul, his father at first “actively debunked reports for the air force—but eventually took them very seriously.” Fifty years later in January 21, 2019, the History Channel dramatized Project Blue Book into a popular series.

March 2, 2022

March Moon Cycles

March 2, 2022 — New Moon 12º 05 Pisces, 12:24 p.m. EST

March 18, 2022— Full Moon 27º 00 Virgo, 3:17 a.m. EDT

Note: Daylight saving time begins on Sunday, March 13, 2022.

The New Moon at 12 Pisces occurs 12:24 p.m. EST on March 2nd. The Pisces energy encourages personal growth, creativity, and dreams. Faith abounds along with compassion as the Moon joins the lucky planet Jupiter. The new Moon is also in positive aspect to Uranus which favors a change of pace. This is a good time to let the past go and start anew!

With Venus, the love planet, close to Mars, planet of passion, people are apt feel romantic as well as opinionated. With Mercury (mind) close to restrictive planet, Saturn, everyone is more serious, as the Russian invasion of Ukraine continues to dominate the news. Watch for more compassion and generosity toward our neighbors in Europe.

The Full Moon occurs at 27 Virgo on March 18th, 2022 at 3:55 a.m. This puts the emphasis on practical tools to manage our life. It a good time to clean out closets, reorganize your office, and fill the kitchen cabinets with healthy food choices. Try to strike a balance between home and work. With the Moon in good aspect to the dynamic planet Pluto, people may be more perceptive. Take time to tune into higher consciousness through meditation, dreams, and spiritual reading.

Note: Jupiter in the sign of Pisces

Hope is on the horizon with the lucky planet Jupiter is now in its favorite sign-- Pisces. People are inspired to improve their lives and help those down on their luck. Watch for new construction projects, increases spending on education and health care. Travel should improve by the spring of 2022, as well as a return in movies theaters. Expect even better times when Jupiter conjuncts Neptune in Pisces, April 2022!

Sun in Aries March 21- April 19

The sun is exalted in the sign of Aries which gives the sign have personal magnetism and leadership. If you need help to kick-start a project, call an Aries. They will rally the troops. Much like their symbol, the ram, Aries are capable of climbing steep mountains with their head thrust forward, tolerating no obstacles. Aries can be a man (or woman) in a hurry! Ambition, leadership, and ego make this a dynamic sign. In order for lasting success, they need to learn patience and curb their tempers. If not, they may be alone more than they would like.

Arians love to start new projects, but do not enjoy putting the finishing touches on them. They enjoy blazing trails and are not afraid to go it alone if necessary!President Jefferson showed the intelligence of the sign, Harry Houdini, the daring, and feminist Gloria Steinem, independence!

FAMOUS ARIES LADIES: Lily Collins, Catherine O’Hara, Elizabeth Taylor, Ivana Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Liza Minnelli, Rachel Weisz, Rihanna, Ellen Page, Carrie Underwood, Emily Blunt, Dakota Fanning, and Jessica Chastain.

NOTED ARIES MALES: President George Washington, psychic Edgar Cayce, Albert Einstein, Senator Mitch McConnell, George Harrison, Kurt Russell, Steve Jobs, Daniel Craig, Adam Levine, Johnny Cash, Sidney Poitier, Nat King Cole, Shaquille O’Neal, and Josh Groban.

Aries of the Month: Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain just received her third Oscar nomination. This time for her portrayal of Tammy Faye Bakker in The Eyes of Tammy Faye. The actress was born March 24, 1977 at 10:44 p.m. in Sacramento, Californian to two teenage parents. She was raised in Sacramento by her mother and stepfather, Michael Hastey, a firefighter.

As a youngster, she was close to her grandmother, Marilyn, who encouraged the young actress. It took her several years for the ambitious Aries to gain a foot-hold in Hollywood. After struggling for a breakthrough in film, Chastain had six releases in 2011 and she gained wider public recognition for her performance in The Help.

Her horoscope indicates good opportunity along with some struggles. To begin with, Chastain was born with her Sun in the dynamic sign of Aries in good aspect to the patient planet, Saturn. She is a natural actress with her Mercury in Aries and Venus in Aries in the fifth house of creativity. Both planets trine the planet of inspiration, Neptune, which favors acting as well as the disciplined planet, Saturn. This is give the actress the talent, drive and opportunity to succeed.

Her Moon Gemini is gives communication skills. At times, Chastain may be high- strung. The Moon (emotions) is square the planet Mars (raw energy) which makes her overly sensitive to her environment. It also indicates a temper stemming from a difficult childhood. Apparently, she no longer speaks to her biological father.

With a Scorpio ascendant, she can keep a secret, Chastain remained mum about her Italian husband, Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo (birthday: Nov 10, 1982) On June 10, 2017, she married Preposulo at his family's estate in Carbonera, Italy. In 2018, the couple welcomed a daughter through surrogacy and later had a second daughter. The family of four resides in New York City.

Motherhood is not likely to slow Jessica Chastain down. With Mercury exactly opposite the compulsive Pluto, it is hard for the new mother to completely relax! She also has strong opinions. That may be why she is drawn to roles of emotionally fierce but flawed heroines such as Mira in Scenes from a Marriage. Chastain is a feminist and an advocate for equal pay in the workplace. If a movie salary is unfair, she turns down the film.

Watch for more accolades and success in both acting and directing. With the good luck planet Jupiter going over Jessica Chastain’s Sun, Mercury, and Venus in Aries, she is not about the retire. April 2022-April 2023 looks like a banner year for this movie star!

February 1, 2022

February Moon Cycles

February 1, 2022— New Moon 12º19 Aquarius, 12:46 a.m. EST

February 16, 2022— Full Moon 28º 00 Leo, 11:57 a.m. EST

Generally, the Moon in Aquarius favors group associations including businesses. However, a strong square to the planet of change may put many projects on hold. It is important to keep an open mind and a flexible schedule. That said, enjoy the positive Venus aspects as the planet of love trines Uranus. Love, friendship, and good will is in the air as we approach Valentine’s Day. Indulge the one you love with the sweet things of life—chocolates, roses, and kind words!

The Full Moon occurs when Venus (love) and Mars (passion) connect in the skies. This conjunction brings romance, inspiration, as well as Leo drive for attention. Hopefully the weather will warm up as well. We could use a February thaw!

With the Full Moon opposite the nation’s Moon at 27 Aquarius in the third house of communications, people will be paying close attention to the news, particularly regarding Russia and the Ukraine. International tensions may cause a swift correction in the stock market.

Planets to Note:

Mars in Capricorn

Mars, the energy planet will be in the sign of Capricorn from January 24th at 7:53 A.M. EST until March 6th at 1:23 A.M. Mars is exalted in the sign of Capricorn which favors hard work and long-term goals. This is a good period to organize your office, prepare taxes, and review financial plans for the year ahead. While the country is adjusting to the pandemic and new ways of doing business, work toward realistic goals and celebrate small achievements.

Saturn square Uranus

Saturn square Uranus is a major planetary aspect that occurs every 22 years. The United States is now ready for a financial reboot with Saturn in Aquarius and Uranus in Taurus. The events that take place January 2022, and February 2022 will have a world-wide effect on the financial markets in the United States and abroad. Best advice: Take time to reevaluate your possession and values. Conserve finances. Be more aware of the planet’s needs. Recycle. Move away from a disposable society. Learn to slow down and enjoy relationships more. Most of all live in peace wherever you are in life.

Jupiter in the sign of Pisces

Hope is on the horizon with the lucky planet Jupiter is now in its favorite sign-- Pisces. People are inspired to improve their lives and help those down on their luck. Watch for new construction projects, increases spending on education and health care. Travel should improve by the spring of 2022, as well as a return in movies theaters. Expect even better times when Jupiter conjuncts Neptune in Pisces, April 2022!

Sun in Pisces

People born between February 19 and March 20 have the zodiac sign of Pisces. Those born under this sign are sensitive, compassionate, and artistic in nature. They enjoy spending time near the water—be it ocean or pool. Pisces husbands are romantic and Pisces ladies instill a sense of optimism in those they love. Sometimes it is difficult for sensitive Pisceans to make decisions. While they inspire confidence in others, Pisces people are often modest about their own achievements

FAMOUSE PISCES LADIES  Lily Collins, Catherine O’Hara, Elizabeth Taylor, Ivana Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Liza Minnelli, Rachel Weisz, Rihanna, Ellen Page, Carrie Underwood, Emily Blunt, and Dakota Fanning.

NOTED PISCES MALES: President George Washington, psychic Edgar Cayce, Albert Einstein, Senator Mitch McConnell, George Harrison, Kurt Russell, Steve Jobs, Daniel Craig, Adam Levine, Johnny Cash, Sidney Poitier, Nat King Cole, Shaquille O’Neal, and Josh Groban.

Pisces of the Month: Edgar Cayce

Edgar Cayce was born on March 18, 1877. He was an American trance medium who answered questions on healing, astrology, reincarnation, Atlantis, and future events. During his lifetime, “the Sleeping Prophet” gave approximately 30,000 life-readings and medical diagnosis to people. He believed that astrology was a fact and that it is useful in understanding the road map of one's life. According to Edgar Cayce, the placement of the planets indicated past-life influences and planetary journeys. He believes that “Individuals do not meet by chance. They are necessary for the experiences of others, though they may not always use their opportunities in a spiritual way or manner.”

Cayce’s sun in the mystical sign of Pisces in the eighth house of the occult definitely indicated a psychic nature. The Sun in good aspect to Pluto in Taurus in the tenth house of career showed he would be recognized for this unique talent. His Moon in Taurus gave him an easy-going nature, unless crossed. Then Cayce could show a stubborn streak. His Moon conjunct Neptune in the ninth house of the higher mind and dreams gave him access to the world beyond through the trance state. Cayce’s chart is not without its flaws. His moon in Taurus makes a wide square to Uranus in the first house indicating a strong will and ego. However, Edgar Cayce worked hard to maintain a spiritual perspective. Disciplined by nature, he read the Bible each year of his life and placed great faith in his teachings.

January 1, 2022

January Moon Cycles

January 2, 2022 — New Moon 12º20’ Capricorn, 1:34 P.M. EST

January 17, 2022 — Full Moon 27º 51’ Cancer, 6:48 p.m. EST

January 2, 2022 — New Moon 12º20’ Capricorn emphasizes work, organization and taking care of business. This is not time to let things slide. The Moon in good aspect to Uranus brings new opportunities. Venus joins Pluto so people may feel the need to be frank. Sometimes silence may speak louder than words. Best advice: Instead trying to change others, focus on your own well-being.

January 17, 2022 — Full Moon 27º 51’ Cancer puts the emphasis on home, family, and security. With the Full Moon in Cancer, people may choose to enjoy the comforts of home for a variety of reason-the weather, tight finances and COVID. This is a good time to enjoy a new recipe or redecorate the kitchen and living quarters. With Mercury (communications) close to Saturn (reality), people are a bit more practical. With Mars in Sagittarius square Neptune in Pisces, people are still not sure about the economy. Travel could slow down as more people choose to stay home and stay safe.

Planets to Note:

Saturn square Uranus

Saturn square Uranus is a major planetary aspect that occurs every 22 years. The United States is now ready for a financial reboot with Saturn in Aquarius and Uranus in Taurus. The events that take place January 2022, and February 2022 will have a world-wide effect on the financial markets in the United States and abroad. Best advice: Take time to reevaluate your possession and values. Conserve finances. Be more aware of the planet’s needs. Recycle. Move away from a disposable society. Learn to slow down and enjoy relationships more. Most of all live in peace wherever you are in life.

Jupiter in the sign of Pisces Hope is on the horizon with the lucky planet Jupiter is now in its favorite sign--Pisces. People are inspired to improve their lives and help those down on their luck. Watch for new construction projects, increases spending on education and health care. Travel should improve by the spring of 2022, as well as a return in movies theaters. Expect even better times when Jupiter conjuncts Neptune in Pisces, April 2022!

Sun in Aquarius

The people born between January 20th and February 18th have the zodiac sign of Aquarius. Those born under this zodiac sign are intelligent, original, and independent.

Aquarians thrive on change. Their humanitarian spirit attracts friends from all walks of life and many friends of both sexes. Attracted to the unusual, they may explore the occult and astrology. Aquarius is one air sign who needs its freedom. Aquarians are drawn to group associations and can be idealistic. Since they are a fixed sign, they may show a stubborn streak. However, they make loyal and tolerant friends. The United States has had three Aquarian presidents: Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809), Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882), and Ronald Reagan (February 6, 1911). All made significant contributions to our country. Lincoln brought the country through the Civil War; and F.D.R. brought the United States through World War II. Reagan is credited with decentralizing government. Of the three presidents, Lincoln is the most respected for his humility, honesty, and humanitarian policies.

FAMOUS AQUARIAN LADIES: Cybil Shepherd, Eartha Kitt, Molly Ringwald, Mia Farrow, Christie Brinkley, Paris Hilton, Jennifer Aniston, Elizabeth Banks, Emily Blunt, Evangeline Adams, Alicia Keys, Christina Ricci, Geena Davis, Betty Friedan, Tatyana Ali, Jayne Seymour, and Oprah Winfrey

NOTED AQUARIAN MALES: Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Edison, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, Charles Dickens, James Dean, Kurt Cobain, James Hoffa, Clark Gable, Paul Newman and Burt Reynolds, Garth Brooks, Justin Timberlake, Matt Dillon, Adam Lambert, and Harry Styles.

Aquarius of the Month: Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey was born January 29, 1954 at 4:30 a.m. in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Despite being born in the Deep South to a single mother, Oprah became one of the riches woman in America. Her journey to success was not an easy one. She was sexually abused and gave birth to a baby boy at age 14. Beautiful, articulate and highly intelligent, she managed to overcome her impoverish life. By 19 she dropped out of college to become a CBS news journalist-the first female African American newscaster in Nashville, Tennessee. She worked her way up the media ladder rapidly. On September 8, 1986, “The Oprah Winfrey show” made its debut. The popular TV program was on the air for 25 years. On January 1, 2001, she started her own network — appropriately called OWN.

The media star and business woman has her Sun in the independent sign of Aquarius and her Moon in the optimistic and visionary sign of Sagittarius. With seven of her ten planets on the side of free will, her fiery spirit and independent streak helped her to make it on her own. Her biggest challenge in her horoscope is the Sun (ego) and Venus (love) making square to Saturn — the planet of discipline. Her early upbringing left her feeling unwanted and unloved. Feelings of depression lead to stress-eating.

Eventually, Oprah’s life improved due to a grand trine in her horoscope. Her Venus in Aquarius, Sun in Aquarius, and Mercury in Aquarius all trine the good-luck planet, Jupiter, and the cosmic planet Neptune. Oprah was born with diving protection (Jupiter) and intuition (Neptune) .She also had a drive to succeed with these planets in second house (money), sixth house (work), and tenth house (career). Her career would have would take a back seat to love. Relationships with men tended to be short-lived until she met executive Stedman Graham.in 1986. The couple does not wish or perhaps need to be married. A tight square between Venus (love and money) and Saturn (limitations) in Oprah’s horoscope could indicate financial reasons behind the arrangement.

In 2003, Oprah was made the Forbes Magazine list of billionaires. Mars in Scorpio gives her a strong physical drive and a square to Mercury a need to be mentally active. In 2007, she invested of $40 million to open a school in Henly-on-Klip, South Africa for 152 impoverished girls aged 11 and 12. Oprah Winfred called the school “the fulfillment of my work on earth.”

 


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