Monthly Archives: September 2009

Reader’s Question: Troubles With Pluto

Hi Beth, I’ve been your fan for sometime now, excellent work (and funny too!) My stats are as follows: DOB: 12-24-1955 in Guantanamo, Cuba born at 2:20 AM. I’ve had Pluto affecting me now for years…first in Scorpio (my ascendant) … Continue reading

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Astronomy and Astrology: When Size Doesn’t Matter

The astronomical world was upended by the discovery of a new orbiting body, 2003 UB313, which was eventually named Eris. Larger than Pluto, and another recently discovered body Sedna, it’s discovery begged the question of what makes a planet a … Continue reading

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Weekly Forecast: The Father of Lies

Astrology for the Week of September 4, 2009 to September 10, 2009 We are all liars. The average person, says psychologist Robert Feldman, the author of a new book on lying, tells at least three lies in the first 10 … Continue reading

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September Monthly Forecast: Pay No Attention to Man Behind the Curtain

Two sets of aspect structures are significant this month. One is our old friend the Saturn/Uranus opposition, where old structures are challenged to the foundations. For this past year, we’ve all felt the effects of shifting economic conditions that have … Continue reading

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The Astrology of the Life Cycle: For Everything There Is A Season

Raise your hands, who remembers Gail Sheehy’s book Passages. Ok, now that you’ve just dated yourself, do you remember what the book was about? In Ms. Sheehy’s bestseller, which was all the rage when I was in college, she talked … Continue reading

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The Astrology of Jupiter And Venus–The Moral Compass

Ripped from the headlines, we can’t help but to help other people! Neuroscientists have worked very hard to find what motivates altruism and as turns out, the impulse to put other people needs before our own is hard-wired in our … Continue reading

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The Astrology of Uranus–Dealing With Those Tricky Teenagers

Parents just about experience it hear about it from battle weary veterans who tell their stories with a knowing yet tired look. Your precious darling has just hit the teenage years. You just don’t know who this person with t … Continue reading

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