By Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. This New Moon brings Sun & Moon together at 14 degrees Virgo. Virgo is ruled […]
By Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. August. It’s the last full month of summer. The sun has noticeably passed its peak. […]
By Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. Leo Sun opposes Aquarius Moon at 7:37 PM Pacific. This polarity point highlights the tension […]
By Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. The last Full Moon on June 24, 2021 was at 3 degrees Cancer/Capricorn and lit […]
Despite the gravity and intensity of collective unfoldings, I find it fascinating and enlivening to view these events with an archetypal perspective. It doesn't take away the pain, anger, indignation, or tears. However, it does provide a feeling that something big, significant, and major is happening here on Earth. It happens in and through our lives. It happens both within and beyond us. Through our struggles and triumphs, our joys and sorrows, an archetypal magic unfolds. There is immense Beauty in that realization. It is like a salve for the weary soul.
By Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. Water & Earth Sensitivity & Practicality Gentle Flow & Pushing Farther Riding Tides & Climbing […]
By Amber R Balk, Ph.D. I’m writing this the day after our recent Gemini New Moon, which was also an […]
by Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. Late tonight you might be able to catch a total lunar eclipse! This eclipse occurs […]
by Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. The initiating firestorm of the Aries New Moon can now shift into solid resolve and […]
I wrote a fluff piece about an Aries warrior stellium of Sun, Moon, Venus, Mercury, and Chiron with Venus squaring Pluto and Mars squaring Neptune. I knew this could be a set up for revolt, conflict, violence, deception, and injustice. But I didn't want to say it. This piece is what I really wanted to say...
by Amber R. Balk, Ph.D. Today Sun & Moon come together in the sky forming an Aries New Moon and […]
Have you ever marveled at the miracle of frail petals facing raging winds and downpour? This moon's energetic signature strikes me as one of tenacious fragility.
Lunar contemplations on New Moon in Pisces with Venus conjunct Neptune...
In this article I share some insights received via introspection, meditations, dreams, and synchronicities for the transit of Saturn square Uranus, as it is arguably the biggest astrological event of 2021.
The latest full moon is approaching its height as I write this on the night of 2.26.21– the peak of […]
Riding the cosmic Gravitron, we spin and fly. Around we go. Where do we land? No one knows.