This Full Moon in Aquarius occurs Saturday, August 13 at 2:58 pm Eastern (6:58 pm GMT) at 20 degrees. Full Moons represent the culmination of those things that were begun with the New Moon (in this case the July 30 New Moon in Leo). This Full Moon represents the work we’ve done in the past weeks to pay attention to ourselves and our personal gifts/talents, and cultivating those gifts to which we'd like to give more attention.
With the Aquarius Moon opposite the Leo Sun, we are called to see how the air and fire elements, respectively, work together (air fanning flames) as opposed to fighting each other (air blowing out a flame). This Full Moon is a time when hot fights cold,
What is the Saturn Return? I must admit that my interest in the subject has been highly piqued, being that my 27th birthday is in just over a week; over the past few months I've noticed changes in my life, in my emotions, and in my thinking patterns. I've heard many people discuss a "quarter-life crisis," occurring roughly at age 25 as an individual leaves the ideals of youth and struggles with ideas of marriage, children, and careers. I never put much stock into the idea, but the more I learn about the Saturn return, the more I wonder if the "quarter-life crisis" isn't merely another term for a person's first Saturn return. In 2000, rock band No Doubt released an album titled
Tarot Inspired Creativity
Tarot is many things to many people. In addition to the divinatory uses and spiritual applications, tarot is 78 pieces of inspirations. The cards inspire visual art, writing, quilts, jewelry...I've seen plays created around the cards, which harkens back to the old Renaissance Triumphs (parades) that featured many of the archetypes we find in the Major Arcana. Recently, I've run across another interesting tarot-inspired work of art.
Tarot has much in common with comics. Both are a series of pictures, usually with very few words, that tell a story. J Grey has created a fabulous tarot-themed comic, called Mysteries of the Arcana. Check out the website below. There