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Ellen Zucker’s take on all things astrological and general observations from an astrological perspective. Check in often.

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Turning Points, the Equinox, and a Pluto Station

Pivot, shift are words that aptly describes the astrological energies of the week. These are turning points. Developments in the works since 2016 reach a climax and their implications become clearer over the next weeks. First was Friday’s equinox, that point when the Sun is directly over the Equator and the hours of daylight and […]

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Solar Eclipse in Leo: The Moon Devours the Sun

The Moon devours the Sun during the mid-day hours of August 21st. If you are in the continental United States you will be able to witness the spectacle. If you are not on the 70-mile-wide path of totality, then the Moon will just take a giant bite. It’s said that a total eclipse is a wonder […]

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Valentine interviews the Cat-Mom Astrologer

I was asked to attend the 2017 BlogPaws conference this past May in Myrtle Beach as the resident astrologer in the Cat Lounge. There I read astrology charts for both human attendees and their cats. I met amazing cats, dogs, and people. It was an experience I’ll never forget. I connected with Valentine, a beautiful […]

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New Moon in Leo: Stand Up for Yourself

The Sun makes a grand entrance into Leo on the 22nd, followed immediately by a new moon on the 23rd. When Leo rules the skies, it’s time to be seen and appreciated. Display your fashion flair and zest for life. People are attracted to your warm, generous nature. No matter your actual Sun sign, we […]

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Solstice Greetings

The Sun has reached its most northerly point in its apparent path around the Earth. The hours of daylight have reached their maximum length. This is the Summer Solstice; the official beginning of summer and the entrance of the Sun into Cancer. By the time you wake up and read this you’ll feel that the […]

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August 2016: An Astrological Overview

When August 2016 arrives, the Sun is traveling through it’s home sign, Leo. The Sun shows its power through long, lazy days of summer heat. It’s traditional vacation time in North America. Leo honors creativity and self-expression by enabling you to connect with play and your inner-child. The new moon on the 2nd, coupled with Mars’s entrance […]

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