As a general rule, we don’t see Saturn as having anything to do with love, especially “True Love”—that belongs to lovely Venus and oh-so-romantic Neptune. However Saturn in Libra, the sign of partnerships and one-on-one relationships, can move beyond the legalities and into the arena of love. A Saturn kind of love starts with commitment and is built upon a foundation … [Read more...] about Saturn’s Version of True Love
Uranus will soon be in Aries, and those of us with Libra Suns and Ascendants need to start seriously thinking about how that is going affect our lives, and most importantly, our relationships. I have been taking peeks at the possibilities out of the corner of my eye, but until recently have been reluctant to think about the ramifications in depth. What it comes down is that … [Read more...] about How Uranus in Aries Will Affect Libra and Libra Rising
In chart comparisons, the presence of Jupiter in an interaspect usually indicates that we will enjoy the other person's company -- especially if Venus, his favorite dancing partner, is involved. When we astrologers start checking aspects between two charts, Jupiter and Venus are the planets we love to see, because they help smooth over the rough patches we all run into over the … [Read more...] about The Jupiter Effect: A matter of proportion
We get a lot of mixed messages about how to attract and keep a lover or partner. On one hand, we are bombarded with information on how to look desirable, what clothes to wear, which hair products and makeup to use. On the other hand, we are told the importance of being ourselves. Neptune, the planet of illusion, helps us put our best "face" forward, instead of helping us learn … [Read more...] about Neptune games — Will the real person please stand up?
We are all familiar with the reaction when someone says they have the Sun in Scorpio, but there are other less obvious ways the same energy crops up in natal charts. Those of us who have a strong Pluto influence (for example, a loaded Eighth House, Pluto in aspect to personal planets or Scorpio Rising) can also act a lot like those Scorpio Sun types. I will use an example from … [Read more...] about Natal Pluto Aspects — A Cautionary Tale