How to learn on this blog

You are here because you want to learn astrology. On this blog, there is a large and growing number of posts on many topics in astrology, aimed at different levels of learning requiring varying amounts of background information. Where exactly to start your learning, and how to acquire a cohesive and meaningful repertoire of knowledge? This special post will show you how.

Horoscopes

There are two essential tools you need to analyze horoscopes. One is the ephemeris, and the other is a horoscope charting program. This post tells you how and where to get them.

24 Jun 2022

Background A client makes an appointment for a consultation. Their question: what’s in store for me next year? We need to find a story that can be woven for the coming year out of the astrological symbols that populate the annual landscape. But first, we need to get a good grasp of the general background […]

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2 Feb 2021

While the Sun and Moon are foundational to the personality, influencing the life direction and general attitude, the planets Mercury, Venus, and Mars are responsible for much of the color and diversity we exhibit in various personal and professional pursuits. I have here a few personality sketches to illustrate the placement of Mercury, Venus, or […]

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25 Jan 2021

Gemini is the mutable air sign. The symbol for Gemini is the twins, and its horoscope glyph shows two vertical bars that represent the duality of the twins, as well as the roman numeral two. The quality of duality is characteristic of Gemini, an indication of its versatility. It also speaks to the mutability of […]

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14 Jan 2021

The signs Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius are in the air element, and are known as the air signs. Gemini is the 3rd sign in the conventional zodiac sequence, and starts at 60 degrees of the great circle.Libra, being the 7th sign, starts at 180 degrees, and Aquarius, the last of the air signs, is the 11th in […]

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