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Astrology Update for September 2019

Insightful Horoscopes for the Month Read your Sun, Moon and Rising Signs For the time period beginning August 23, 2019 until September 23, 2019 Virgo, happy birthday to you!! Your solar month is brimming with positive energies, getting you off to a great start for the year. Your New Moon is on August 30 so […]

Tree Circle. Pic by Casey Horner

Awakening Healing through Therapeutic Listening

A Lesson from Ancient Greece “We don’t know who we are until we hear ourselves speaking the story of our lives to someone we trust.” This quote by Bill George of Harvard Business School in Daniel Goleman’s book, Focus – The Hidden Driver of Excellence, goes to the heart of all counseling—to offer a safe space […]

Mercury Statue next to Metlife in New York City. Copyright Catherine Goshen, March 2016

Mercury: from Casual Conversation to Cogitation

The planet Mercury shows us how we think best. The ancients understood Mercury to be ‘the thinking soul’ while 17th century master astrologer William Lilly saw it to represent thought as ‘awareness’. Thought, perception, communication… Mercury reflects our mindset and entire thinking apparatus including our nervous system, which binds the brain to the body. Traditionally […]

What Do You Do for a Living?

Career Guidance in a Changing World “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to walk from here?” asked Alice. “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. —Lewis Carroll, ‘Alice in Wonderland’ In a recent survey, 64 percent of college seniors expressed serious doubts about their […]

Martha Graham dance

Martha Graham’s horoscope

Martha Graham (1894-1991): “Wherever a dancer stands ready, that spot is holy ground” Martha Graham, leader of the modern American dance movement, pioneered a new way of moving which evolved from the meaning of the dance. Sweeping aside conventional standards of beauty, grace, rhythm and linear design, she created a fresh, earthy vocabulary which reflected her own […]

Celebrate the Sun in Leo! Pic by Steve Halama

Astrology Update for August 2019

The Sun has moved into fiery Leo under dominion of the Sun. The Sun represents our core identity and our will, and rules the heart. Enjoy reading your Sun, Moon and Rising signs for August! Your Sun, Moon and Rising Signs For the time period beginning July 23, 2019 until August 23, 2019 Leo, happy […]

This is My Happy Place. Photo courtesy of Artem Beliaikin

Astrology Update for July 2019

The Sun has moved into watery Cancer under dominion of the Moon. The Moon rules our moods, habits and instincts. Enjoy reading your Sun, Moon and Rising signs for July! Your Sun, Moon and Rising Signs For the time period beginning June 22, 2019 until July 23, 2019 Cancer, happy, happy birthday – the Sun […]


Astro-planner for July 2019

Dear Friends, Welcome to July’s Astro-planner, containing practical astro-lore for the entire month. The Sun has moved into Cancer, a cardinal water sign, and we enter the start of the summer here in the northern hemisphere, while our friends in the southern hemisphere begin their winter. For those of us who live in New York […]

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Astrology Update for June 2019

The Sun has moved into airy Gemini ruled by changeable Mercury; enjoy reading your Sun, Moon and Rising signs for June! Your Sun, Moon and Rising Signs For the time period beginning May 21, 2019 until June 21, 2019 Gemini, it’s your solar return… happy birthday to you! The end of May sees you wrapping […]

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Astro-planner for June 2019

Dear Friends, The Sun has moved into Gemini and we enter the mutable part of the spring season in the northern hemisphere, where signs of summer alternate with true spring days. Happy birthday, Gemini! We are moving gradually toward the longest day of the year, the summer solstice, when the Sun enters the sign of […]

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Astro-planner for May 2019

Dear Friends, Planetary alignments suggest we could all react less when confronted with explosive situations this May. Think of having your own internal pause button – possibly located near your mouth – which you press before you blurt out something reactive. We are also asked to take time to process what’s going on in our […]