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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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The March 2019 Skies

March 2019 skies are full of rain. In 2019, Mercury, the planet of communication and mental function spends over two months in Pisces. It tiptoes to the very end of Pisces then retrogrades on the 5th until the 28th. Let the waves of this watery sign nourish and wash over you. Mercury works best in […]

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Some Winter Solstice Trivia

This is the time of the year when we greet Old Man Winter and celebrate the solstice holidays, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and the Solstice itself. If you live on Planet Earth the Winter Solstice’s significance is obvious. North of the equator, darkness comes too early. And the Sun rises late. In Philadelphia, PA this shortest day […]

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The Sagittarian Archer

The Sagittarian Archer aims his arrow up into the stars. Riding the arrow to lofty heights you look down and see individual puzzle pieces woven into a grand pattern of great beauty. Each one of us is an integral part of a greater whole. This is the gift of Sagittarius, the knowledge that we are […]

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Happy Sagittarius and Thanksgiving Day Greetings 


Happy Sagittarius and greetings to all of you, Sagittarius or not. The Universe has a message. The glass is half full. The Sun stepped into Sagittarius at 4:02 am this morning. Moving from the depths of Scorpio to the heights of Sagittarius is analogous to rebirth. The Sun is shining and the world is somehow […]

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Fresh Starts and Restarts – Welcome to November

Hold on to your hats, the month of November brings shifts, turnarounds, fresh starts and restarts. The November 7th new moon sets the stage for a fresh start, but Uranus just returned to Aries for one last time. Standing up for yourself and speaking out has become necessary more than ever. Fortunately the Universe gives you […]

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Venus Retrograde: So Tell Me, What Counts?

What do you value? What counts in your relationships? What do you find beautiful? Where do you find balance? Harmony? Over the next weeks you will revisit these questions. Venus Retrograde wants to know. How are you getting along with important partners? Expect people from the past to pop up. Do they bring up unresolved […]

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