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My take on Pluto’s coming transit through Capricorn

By Gary Lorentzen Once Pluto went into Capricorn in 1763, the political and economic structures of the world began to transform. The previous Pluto in Sagittarius had expanded the ideals of Renaissance (Uranus Pluto conjunct in Leo in the mid 1400s) into a new Age of Reason–a new Enlightenment. The new idea, ‘Reason was Divine’ [...]

Posted November 26, 2008 by Gary Lorentzen in Articles

The Debt Crisis and Pluto’s Transition from Sagittarius to Capricorn

by Donna Cunningham Note: the following is an excerpt from Donna’s advice column in Dell Horoscope Magazine. A multitude of people in our country are being overwhelmed by debt. Last year saw a 55% increase in mortgage foreclosures, and other worrisome financial indicators. The average credit card debt is almost $10,000, and in 2005, U.S. [...]

Posted September 26, 2008 by Donna Cunningham in Articles

Spring 2008 President’s Message

by Don Borkowski Happy Spring 2008! Much of the focus of current news in the United States concerns the excitement of the upcoming presidential race. But now is the time to address some world issues from an astrological perspective. The time is right to look at China and the situation in Tibet.Many members of the [...]

Posted March 25, 2008 by Don Borkowski in Articles

Notes on Jupiter-Saturn Conjunctions

by Gary Lorentzen These notes were written in a memo to Madeline Gerwick-Brodeur in 2006 as part of an ongoing discussion about astro-economics and historical events. OK, in looking at these conjunctions over the last 200 plus years, there’s a pretty clear correlation between the planets in hard-aspect to the conjunction and the political/economic developments [...]

Posted September 26, 2006 by Gary Lorentzen in Articles

Saturn’s Reign in Leo: A Tale of Three Queens

by Donna Cunningham The following is an excerpt from Donna Cunningham’s e-book, Astrological Analysis: Selected Topics In Chart Interpretation. Based on Donna’s long-running series in The Mountain Astrologer, it was issued December, 2005 by Moon Maven Publications ( It is reprinted here with permission. One of the perks of being an astrological senior–someone who has [...]

Posted December 26, 2005 by Donna Cunningham in Articles

Debunking Mercury Retrograde

by Donna Cunningham Note: the following is an excerpt from the 2005 Edition of Donna Cunningham’s classic, An Astrological Guide to Self-Awareness, revised and in ebook format. To order this or other of Donna’s Ebooks, visit Pop astrology has created entirely too much hysteria about Mercury retrograde. I’ve had endless phone calls from clients and [...]

Posted September 25, 2005 by Donna Cunningham in Articles

Another Look At the Quintile

by Gary Lorentzen The Quintile has come to the attention of many as this Grand Quintile in October 2004 appears in the heavens. Perhaps it is time now to take another look at this so-called minor aspect that may in fact not be so minor. In the past, people have referred to the aspect as [...]

Posted October 26, 2004 by Gary Lorentzen in Articles

The Astrology of Portland, Oregon

by Gary Lorentzen For all of us who live in this fair city and who are also interested in astrology, it is a perennial question as to the astrology of this place. When I first moved here in 1990, I spent two months in the Oregon Historical Society library researching the founding of the city. [...]

Posted January 1, 2004 by Gary Lorentzen in Articles

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