Our Plutonian Journey

I am celebrating a milestone this month, one of nearing completion of a long and dark Underworld journey.  I have been living and breathing a very personal dance with the planet Pluto for more than a decade. For the past several years, as it has come to the exact degree of my Capricorn Sun, most … Continue reading Our Plutonian Journey

Interview with astrologer Emily Trinkaus

My first interview on The Natural Wisdom Podcast was with my friend, teacher, and mentor Emily Trinkaus, an accomplished astrologer, healer and writer. We covered a lot of ground, including astrology as a healing art; practical suggestions for getting started with - or deepening your connection with - astrology; astrology as a way of connecting … Continue reading Interview with astrologer Emily Trinkaus

Message from the Forest

Message from the forest: Give up the struggle! A few weeks ago, I took a short walk in the mountains and ended up on the bank of the creek, sitting on the roots of a big spruce tree. The challenges of the moment were on my mind and I wondered, as I often do, what … Continue reading Message from the Forest

Why astrology??

Every once in a while, I run into someone who tells me they are curious about astrology, but hesitant to get a reading. They often mention they are afraid of what I might find when l look at their chart. Yet the real value of astrology, contrary to what much of the popular newspaper horoscopes … Continue reading Why astrology??

Scorpio Super-Moon – what will break free from our depths?

Scorpio Super-Moon - what will break free from our depths? Monday's Super Full Moon in the sign of Scorpio brings old and new tensions to a head. Scorpio, ruled by the animating force of Mars, is the symbol of the edge-walker and the sense of intimacy with life that comes only through awareness of death. … Continue reading Scorpio Super-Moon – what will break free from our depths?