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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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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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September 2018 Forecast: It’s Virgo Time

“I have an affection for those transitional seasons, the way they take the edge off the intense cold of winter, or heat of summer.” ― Whitney Otto, How to Make an American Quilt The atmosphere has changed and the smell of fall is in the air. Evening air is crisp and night comes earlier. Back to School […]

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August 2018 Forecast: Leo Sun, Summer Fun

As August dawns, the Leo Sun is in his element. Leo is associated with royalty. And the Sun, King of the solar system looks on as his court of planets endlessly revolves around him. It’s the Sun’s gravity that pulls the solar system together and his heat and light that make life possible. During the […]

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Both Economists and Astrologers see 2020 downturn ahead

It’s eerie to see how events develop true to the symbolism of unfolding astrological transits. My antennae went up when I saw the passage of the massive Tax Cuts and Jobs Act go through exactly as Saturn stepped into Capricorn this past December. That such a bill could pass was an indication of the clout […]

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Capricorn New Moon: Now is a good time.

Seattle based business astrologer, Madeline Gerwick warns her clients if they are planning to start a new business or launch a new product, do it by the end of February. Why? Because 2018 will be a bumpy year with lots of cross-currents. Not to mention retrograde personal planets for the better part of the year. […]

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