Retrograde Beliefs
All the craters on Mercury are named for artists. Shakespeare, John Lennon and Walt Disney are there. Alvin Ailey is too, as are Bach, Basho, the Bront√ęs, Hemingway, Faulkner, Kahlil Gibran, Michelan..
Cycles of Nation States
The planetary cycle of empire is marked with the longest time frame within man's recorded span of time on this earth is the periodic triple conjunction of the three outer planets, Pluto, Neptune and U..
Charlie Hebdo Shooting
Mars passed Galactic Center in the Solar Eclipse chart before the Paris shooting. it did so also before JFK was shot, before Vietnam war and before many conflicts in Israel...
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn was in Sag during the wild speculation of the late 20's which led up to the depression. It was also there during the end of the 50's..
Composite Aspects That Echo Natal Aspects
One of the mixed blessings of a composite chart is that it can repeat certain natal aspects of the partners. If those aspects are positive, it's a clear bonus, because the energy is amplified in the r..
Vedic Astrology - critically examined
Aryabhata I, who lived around 500 AD, also was aware of the precession. However, it seems that he was unable to decide whether the zodiac had to be regarded as a tropical or a sidereal thing. In the 4..
Damocles: Ruler of High Anxiety
Damocles was an unusual name to give an astronomical body. The tradition was to choose a mythological being, and Damocles had been a real person. The naming foreshadowed the astrological meanings, for..
Astrology and the System
There will be revolution, just as there was when Pluto last moved from Capricorn to Aquarius at the time of the American war of independence (1776) and the French revolution (1789)...
Astro*Carto*Graphy of the 2014 Capricorn Ingress
The Solstice and Equinox charts are an important tool for all mundane astrologers. Because these charts are related to the earth itself, they can be very significant in describing current events in th..
The Astrology of 2015: Interregnum
2015 ends the stretch of history which began in 2011 with the inauguration of the Uranus-Pluto squares. It was March of 2011 when Uranus moved into Aries, kicking off the series of squares between the..
Charles Carter's Forgotten House System - Poli Equatorial Houses
Charles Carter was one of the great English astrologers of the twentieth century. With Alan Leo, John Addey and Charles Harvey, Carter transformed astrology in England. He introduced technical and p..
The Twelve Houses in Renaissance Astrology
There is nothing appertaining to the life of man in this world, which in one way or other hath not relation to one of the twelve Houses of Heaven, and as the twelve signs are appropriate to the partic..