Meditation Wednesday: Embrace the Air

Meditation Wednesday is a monthly series, where we'll write a meditation piece for you to practice on your own. It will focus on writing, creating and imagining whatever theme we're tackling for the month.  Although the days are getting shorter and darkness feels a bit more a part of the norm (because hey fall), the … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Embrace the Air

Plotting with the Balsamic Moon

On any given three days or so before a new moon, you'll find me plotting away with the dark moon. Whether it's revisiting my vision board or creating a new one, to even simply discussing my deepest wishes with my close, loved ones, the goal is always the same—to absorb the dark phase of the … Continue reading Plotting with the Balsamic Moon

7 Ways to Soak in the Last, Few Summer Days

The days have a tint of cold to them. The coldness comes in waves, depending where you are around the country. Although fall is right around the corner, and already restaurants are touting their pumpkin menus, it's important to bid farewell to the summer season in the best way. You can make this a routine … Continue reading 7 Ways to Soak in the Last, Few Summer Days

4 Ways to Use the Creative Energy of Neptune

Most astrologers would agree that describing Neptune is often as foggy, confusing and elusive as the gassy planet itself. The late astrologer, Donna Cunningham, in her book Astrology and Spiritual Development, said that when it came to this planet's energy "it is hard to tell when you're on the positive end of the spectrum and when … Continue reading 4 Ways to Use the Creative Energy of Neptune

3 Writerly Things to Do This Weekend: Working It Out

If you're feeling blocked this week, then don't fret—because it's more than likely the new moon pushing out all its got in Virgo. You see, Virgo is indeed hardworking, but it's also very particular and precise and the details are all very important. This is all great and good, except it could lead to the … Continue reading 3 Writerly Things to Do This Weekend: Working It Out

Practicing the Art of Saying ‘No’

Although it's not technically a thing, I'm going to go ahead and dub this Virgo week. With Mars, Venus and the Sun heading into the earthy sign, it's only right to learn more about what it means to be this sign. Mercury will be joining them next week. When I think of Virgo, I think … Continue reading Practicing the Art of Saying ‘No’

Tracking the Back and Forth of Retrogrades

Going back, back, forth and forth is one of my favorite R&B star, Aaliyah, song... but also how it feels sometimes in life, especially with the transits this week. Fortunately for us, astrology is a great tool to use when looking at the back, back of life, helping us go forth, forth a little more … Continue reading Tracking the Back and Forth of Retrogrades