My name’s Kait. I would define myself mainly as a truth seeker. I write about a lot of things, primarily astrology, religion & spirituality, relationships and social issues.
Love and War: 2019's Vernal Equinox and Full Moon in Libra
We may celebrate the New Year on January 1st, but did you know that wasn’t always the case? Really, January 1st is an arbitrary date in the middle of Capricorn season. The New Year was once celebrated in the month of March (a month named after Roman War season; also, a month that corresponds with the Sun’s entrance into Aries, a sign ruled by Mars). Think about it: Why is December the 12th month? Shouldn’t it be the 10th? Why is October the 10th month? Shouldn’t it be the 8th? Well, it was once, until a new calendar was formed by Julius Caesar on January 1, 45 (only to be replaced later by our current Gregorian calendar).
Beyond Words and Beyond Thought: What to Expect When Mercury Goes Retrograde This March
Mercury will next station retrograde on March 5, 2019 at 29'38 degrees Pisces—the first retrograde period of 2019. When Mercury went retrograde in Sagittarius/Scorpio back in November, it bought us a test of beliefs. What can we expect from Mercury's retrograde through Pisces? And more than that, how will it affect your sign?
Practical Magic: February 19, 2019's Full Moon in Virgo
February 2019's Full Moon in Virgo comes just a day after the Sun's entrance into Pisces. This Full Moon, which will occur in February 2019 at 10:53 AM, at the very first degree of Virgo, will also coincide with Chiron's journey from Pisces to Aries. Read on to find out more.
Good Vibrations: February 2019's New Moon in Aquarius
The next New Moon, occurring at 15'45 degrees of Aquarius, will be exact at 4:03 PM EST on Monday, February 4th. Eclipse season may technically be over, but that doesn't mean that the revolution and evolution brought on by the last two eclipses has come to an end. The effects of an eclipse, in general, are said to last up until six months, and the upcoming New Moon in Aquarius will be a continuation of the eclipses' themes. Themes of revolution, evolution and social change.
ELOVution: January 2019's Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Leo
On January 20th, there will be a total Lunar Eclipse at 00'51 degrees Leo. The Full Moon itself will be exact at approximately 12:16 AM EST but the eclipse, which will be visible from the Americas, can be seen between the hours of 10:36 PM on January 20th and 3:48 AM the next day. Get ready, because this eclipse is expected to be a powerful one!
ReLOVution: January 2019's Solar Eclipse in Capricorn
This New Year' starts out with a bang! Our first week of 2019, and we already have a Solar Eclipse. This partial New Moon Solar Eclipse will take place on Saturday, January 5th at 15'25 degrees Capricorn. Here's what you can expect.
Friends and Enemies: December 2018's New Moon in Sagittarius
The New Moon will occur on December 7, 2018 at 15’07 degrees Sagittarius. New Moons are a time for fresh starts and new beginnings. If you were looking to make a radical change in your life, or even just a tiny change, now is the time, as New Moons represent the beginning of the lunar cycle when the Moon is conjunct the Sun and invisible to the human eye.
Differences at the Dinner Table: What to Expect from November 2018's Full Moon in Gemini
On Friday, November 23rd, at 12:39 AM EST, we will have a full moon in the sign of Gemini. This full moon comes just in time for Thanksgiving, as it takes place precisely on Thanksgiving night. While you're inside having Thanksgiving dinner with family and friends, outside, the full moon (while technically still in the late degrees of the sensual, food-loving sign of Taurus for the majority of the evening) will be shining brightly.
Blinded by Belief: What to Expect When Mercury Goes Retrograde This November
On November 16th, at 5:50 AM, Venus will turn direct in the goddess’s home sign of Libra, at 25 degrees, helping us find clarity in our relationships, and move forward with what the retrograde taught us.