My all-time favourite movie is Tremors and I was thrilled to talk about it on the Soapbox podcast. This was a wonderful, rambling conversation about the movie itself, the astrology of why it bombed at the box office, movie magic, real magic, conspiracy, “the floor is lava” and more. Check it out and tell me if you agree or think I’m crazy.
Does astrology have a scarcity mindset problem? Mel recently went on the Dragonstone Podcast to talk about this issue with fellow astrologers Mat Dragonstone and Zamboni Funk. We talked about finding astrology community and the dumpster fire that is astro Twitter, competing (or not) for clients, being threatened (or not) by AI, and our journeys as consulting astrologers.
Join Mel for a live lecture on annual profections, an astrological timing technique that reveals your annual time-lord, or chronocrator. Hone your prediction skills by learning which planets and houses will be activated for any given year.
Mercury stations retrograde at 21 Virgo on August 23, 2023. With both Mercury and Venus retrograde in neighbouring signs, the astrology is giving us lots of chances for remediation and revisionary processes this summer.
With a massive stellium in Virgo, Rachael Ray’s natal chart might seem tricky to interpret. The traditional astrology technique of annual profections helps sort out how all her Virgo placements manifest.
The astrology of Canada’s Bill C-11, the Online Streaming Act, shows a lot of future difficulties between Canada and the US.
2023’s eclipses mark a shift from the Taurus-Scorpio axis to Aries-Libra. Several main geopolitical events that began in 2022 will conclude this year, while a new set of events are about to begin.
In astrology, Mars is the warrior planet of courage, boldness, violence, war and bloodshed. Humans have been captivated by Mars for centuries, as the site of human colonization efforts and/or the existential threat it may pose as home to a hostile alien race that threatens to invade Earth and subjugate or destroy humans.
Join Mel for an online workshop called Meaningful Matter: Pairing Astronomy with Astrology on March 26, 2023.
Saturn in Pisces is the hermit walking down the beach, retreating from the strong institutional structures of Capricorn and the rigid social rules of Aquarius. The tide begins to lap at his ankles. A yawning, labyrinthine staircase opens before him and he steps forward, spiralling forward and down into the deep.