Mars square Pluto immediately makes one think of sex and power, since the dynamism of the square will pull out these planets most domineering qualities. In women one might expect to see the classic dominatrix or in men the bully, but this isn’t always the case. In an otherwise sensitive chart, Mars square Pluto will give the subject steel guts and the deep courage of a survivor. Negatively they may… Read More »


Jupiter square Uranus occurs twice in 2014; once on February 26 and then again April 20. It is an important aspect because it will form part of the Cardinal Grand Cross of April 23. First we will take a look at this aspect as a natal position and then establish what it could mean the collective. This square will be in effect from February 16 – May 3. Jupiter square Uranus… Read More »


Capricorn decan 1 is ruled by Jupiter. It ascends through the constellations of the Archer, the Telescope, the Shield and the Serpent from December 23 – 31. This decan is dominated by the constellation Sagittarius the archer, so these folk aim high with their arrows and shoot to kill. They combine the ambition and authority of Capricorn with Sagittarian enthusiasm and zeal. They have a strong and honorable work-ethic and… Read More »


Mercury goes retrograde February 6 2014 and the traditional advice is “Don’t travel, Don’t sign contracts. Don’t marry. Don’t touch electrics!” But the whole Mercury retrograde cycle actually lasts eight weeks and happens three times, sometimes even four times in a year! That’s a long time to hide under the duvet and a real waste of a truly magical time. Mercury generally zips between two worlds, or rather, the two… Read More »


Jupiter opposite Pluto happens twice in 2014 and each time it is part of an important aspect pattern. The 1st opposition is on January 31, on the same day as Venus stations direct and while Venus is conjunct Pluto. The second opposition will be during the infamous Cardinal grand cross on April 23 where Pluto is also square Uranus and Mars. Jupiter first opposed Jupiter last August 7 2013. Pluto… Read More »


The astrology for 2014 will be a deciding one for relationships, since we have both a Mars & Venus retrograde this year. The best days include the brilliant April Lunar Eclipse on Spica conjunct Ceres, the Jupiter trine Uranus in September and a Grand fire trine which turns into a kite for the first two weeks of October. The October Lunar eclipse is also an exciting one conjunct Uranus in the grand… Read More »