Practical Magic for Soul Liberation

Witchy Wednesday - Astrology for August 22-28, 2018

Sun in Virgo, Full Moon in Pisces - Practical Magic!

We're closing the final chapter of the story that's been playing out for awhile!

 

Witchy Wednesday - Astrology for August 15-21, 2018

Mercury Direct - But Still, Patience Grasshopper

We have 7 planets retrograde right now!  Chaotic Stagnation is how I describe this energy.  Patience is the name of the game.
Thankfully, Mercury will station direct on August 19th and allow us some relief in whatever area of our chart houses Leo. 

Slowly but surely the other planets will follow suit making the remainder of 2018 more productive and less tense than it's been this summer.

 

Witchy Wednesday - Astrology for August 1-7, 2018

Most Potent Lunar Eclipse This Century - July 27th, 2018 - The Big Letting Go

This week we have a potent Total Lunar Eclipse in Aquarius on the South Node conjunct Mars.  This is a time of karmic release, purging, reckoning.Mars will intensify the emotional aspect and we will need to be mindful of how we are handling that energy.  Hot-headedness, impulsiveness and recklessness are NOT the best approach.

Mercury Retrograde reminds us to slow down, think before we speak or act and double check our facts, thoughts, emotions and electronics.
The Water Medicine of trines involving Neptune in Pisces and Jupiter in Scorpio, can help us cool and calm the nervous system, and go with the natural flow of what wants to happen.

 

Witchy Wednesday - Astrology for August 8-14, 2018

Solar Eclipse in Leo - Aug 2018 - Benevolent Kings or Queens & Birthing The Future

A partial solar eclipse in Leo on August 11th, marks the last of the three eclipses for this season.  The last of the eclipses on the Leo-Aquarius axis will take place in January of 2019, before we step fully enter into the Cancer-Capricorn series which kicked off in June.
This series of Leo-Aquarius eclipses began back in the summer of 2016.  These eclipses illuminate the axis of creativity. Heart centred, passionate Leo energy seeking harmony with higher mind centred, detached Aquarius.  Leo likes the spotlight on them, while Aquarius prefers it to be on the crowd they are part of.

Something new wants to be birthed in whatever part of the chart Leo sits for us.  With all this retrograde energy, we can feel unclear or uncertain about what exactly that is.  Take your time, continue to seek answers and clarity inside and act with the utmost integrity, benevolence, courage and grace, as would a true King or Queen.
A square to Jupiter in Scorpio reminds us not to be overly confident or prideful.
Mercury moves forward on August 12th which will be the first signs of forward motion.  Mars and Saturn will follow suit to help break up the chaotic stagnation of the summer and give us the impetus to move ahead in the direction of our life's purpose.

 

Witchy Wednesday - Astrology for July 18th to 24th, 2018

Between Eclipses & Leo Season Begins!

We'll be riding the wave of the Solar Eclipse in Cancer for about the next six months. In fact, this Cancer-Capricorn eclipse axis will be in play until 2020, so these same themes will be re-visited over the next couple of years. 

In other news, the Sun moves into it's home sign of Leo on Sunday.  This gives us the desire to shine, and be recognized for who we are. 
Next week, we'll see the second of three eclipses AND Mercury is moving retrograde.  Stay tuned for more on that next week!

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