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.
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 Feb 2021
Pisces is the mutable water sign. The symbol for Pisces is the fish. Its horoscope glyph depicts depicts a pair of fish swimming in opposite directions, connected by a chord. Like the other water signs of Cancer and Scorpio, Pisces is feeling-oriented in its approach to life. But being a mutable sign, these feelings are not as direct as the […]
12 Feb 2021
Scorpio is the fixed water sign. The symbol for Scorpio is the scorpion, and its horoscope glyph is a pointed tail that represents the scorpion’s stinger. Like the other water signs Cancer and Pisces, Scorpio’s interaction with the world is driven by feeling. The feeling is expressed through a need to control the environment and Scorpio’s place in it. They […]
31 Jan 2021
Cancer is the cardinal water sign. The symbol for Cancer is the crab, and its horoscope glyph is the sidewise depiction of the claws of a crab. The symbol of the crab is very telling – like the crab that retreats into its shell when it is threatened, Cancer disengages and retreats from contact when its feelings are hurt. Being […]
16 Jan 2021
The signs Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces are in the water element, and are known as the water signs. Cancer is the 4th sign in the standard zodiac sequence, and starts at 90 degrees of the great circle. Scorpio, the 8th sign, starts at 210 degrees, and Pisces, the last and 12th sign in the zodiac, […]
9 Jan 2021
We all know our Sun sign. And when we acquire some knowledge of what our sign means, it is quite a thrill. Going deeper, there is a sense of how we can guide our lives in a way that is authentic, how we can express more of who we really are. But the world is home to […]