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DARK & DEEP ReNEW MOON

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Cosmic News | Comments Off on DARK & DEEP ReNEW MOON

DARK & DEEP ReNEW MOON

NEW MOON at 26 SCORPIO 19 NOVEMBER 18, 2017 6:42am EST, 3:42am PST, 11:42am GMT, 10:42pm AEDT Image: “Maiden and Frog,” sketch by author. PERSEPHONE Wind-blown, rooted in stone, I slip in and out of death. The lure of the unknown, Like a candle in a cave, Sparks the quest to the chamber of fire. I hold to the growing light. —poem fragment by author This Scorpio New Moon, perhaps the deepest and darkest dark Moon of the year, lures us into our inner depths. In the northern hemisphere, we truly are in the darker season, more dark than daylight. I wonder with the growing spring...

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WOWZY FULL MOON

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WOWZY FULL MOON

FULL MOON at 11 Scorpio-TAURUS 59 November 3, 10:23pm EDT, November 4, 1:23am EDT, 5:23am GMT, 4:23pm AEDT Image: Two Black Holes Dancing in remote galaxy 3C 75. This pair of supermassive black holes, at the centers of two merging galaxies 300 million light years away, are co-orbiting in an image of cosmic erotica appropriate for this Scorpio-Taurus Full Moon. Such spectacular cosmic mergers are thought to be common in crowded galaxy cluster environments in the distant universe. NASA Astronomy Photo of the Day for October 22. The Jupiter-infused Sun in Scorpio amplifies the potential for...

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BIRTH and DEPTH

Posted by on Oct 19, 2017 in Cosmic News | Comments Off on BIRTH and DEPTH

BIRTH and DEPTH

NEW MOON at 26 LIBRA 35 October 19— 3:12pm EDT, 12:12pm PDT, 8:12pm BST, 6:12am AEDT Image: HAUMEA, Hawaiian Goddess of Childbirth, is a dwarf planet with an orbit about 35 years longer than Pluto. Both planets having elliptical orbits, Haumea periodically comes closer to us than Pluto. See more below.Photo by the Instituto de Astroffsica de Andalucia, Spain, with partially colored Haumea page from this author’s Planetary Gods & Goddesses Coloring Book. A welcome Sabian Symbol for this 27 Libra New Moon: “A Spot of Light in Clear Skies, an Aeroplane Sails...

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SPLENDOROUS FULL MOON

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017 in Cosmic News | Comments Off on SPLENDOROUS FULL MOON

SPLENDOROUS FULL MOON

FULL MOON at 12 ARIES-Libra 43 October 5, 2:40pm EDT, 11:40am PDT, 7:40pm BST, October 6, 10:43am AEDT Image: The cover of Chalice Well in Glastonbury shows the sacred geometry symbol of the vesica piscis. See how each of the two circles passes through the centerpoint of the other, creating the shared space called the mandorla. This is a beautiful image of balanced relationship. Photo by author. October Summary A periodic and special meeting of the classic lovers Venus and Mars make this month special. In the sign of Virgo, it’s not a flashy affair, but sensual and naturally in synch....

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CHIROTIC NEPTUNIAN NEW MOON

Posted by on Sep 19, 2017 in Cosmic News | Comments Off on CHIROTIC NEPTUNIAN NEW MOON

CHIROTIC NEPTUNIAN NEW MOON

NEW MOON at 27 VIRGO 27 September 19, at 10:30pm PDT September 20, at 1:30am EDT, 1, 6:03am BST, 3:30pm AEST Image: My happy little garden, photo by author. The monarchs are now enjoying the zinnias and marigolds, as little by little the harvest proceeds in an extended warm spell here in the northeast U.S. The wood is now stacked and the fall leaves are starting to color and drift down. In many other places, the post-eclipse scene is not so lovely and peaceful. I feel for those suffering losses. Inevitably winter storms will come this way.   A New Moon is a moment of dark that closes a...

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MERMAID MOONSONG

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in Cosmic News | Comments Off on MERMAID MOONSONG

MERMAID MOONSONG

FULL MOON at 13 Virgo-PISCES 53 September 6, 2017, 3:03am EDT, 12:03am PDT, 8:03am BST, 10:03pm AEST Image: Koi Pond, watercolor pencil sketch by my sister Kirby Hunter. There is still a lot of fiery flare in the planetary line-up, but this Full Moon in Pisces with Sun in Virgo gives us watery moment, in some places too much water. This is a very wet Moon, with Earth-changing impact. Whatever it takes to get us to live in accord with our Mother Earth. As much as we might want to take time off and relax deeply into Neptune’s dreamland, this God of the Sea is stirring up some storms....

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