Cassandra is an avid professional astrologer, writer and teacher, based in Brisbane,
Australia. Her interest in Astrology started when she was a child reading horoscopes
in her mother's magazines. Known for her honesty, passion and insight,
Cassandra offers consultations to people all over the globe.
In the sky, Mercury moves through parts of the ecliptic other planets don’t go. Like the thoughts that flicker through the mind. When Mercury and Pluto join forces, you may be forced to confront parts of your mind that you’d rather not go, to admit a feeling, or confess a secret.
The next time the Moon and Mars conjoin in Aquarius on November 16, they won’t get to make an exact conjunction before Mars slips into watery Pisces. There will be other notable changes in the astro weather then, that suggests that last night’s celestial theatre was truly indicative of the changing of the guard.
Venus, the planet of love, beauty and relationship is now retrograde. Just when you thought the madness was over, we've got a deep review of our deepest desires and wants. Overall, Venus signifies the way we relate and connect with each other and the things that value and please us. However, in your own birth chart, she might signify your health and well-being, your career or perhaps your home and family.
If you'd like to explore your own Venus retrograde story, I'm currently offering readings
Fresh from the Autumn/Spring equinox, this lunation emphasises what my first astrology teacher described as the ‘me vs. we’ dynamic. For anyone who has the polarity of Aries/Libra as a feature of their chart, or has the Sun, Moon or ascendant in those signs, finding the balance between the needs of relationship (Libra) and the needs of the individual (Aries) can often be a constant battle.