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Joan Rivers (1933-2014)

at the Global Green USA Pre-Oscar Event, Avalon, Hollywood, CA 02-26-14

“I succeeded by saying what everyone else is thinking.” – Joan Rivers Despite being 81 years old, the death of Joan Rivers came as a shock to most people. Perhaps part of the reason is that the self-proclaimed queen of plastic surgery was undergoing a minor surgical procedure on […]

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Mercury in Leo: Hear Me Roar

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After spending several weeks in Cancer’s cozy, quiet and sensitive world, it was time for Mercury to wring out his watery wings and bask in the warmth of the Sun. From the moment Mercury crossed into the Lion’s den, he felt an urge to polish his wings, clear his throat […]

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Transiting Neptune Retrograde

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It bewilders. It beguiles. It can be a visionary. It can be a fraud. In its highest form, Neptune is the planet of intuition, inspiration, and spiritual awakening; and in its lowest form, it is the planet of illusion, confusion and deception. While Neptune is retrograde, it signals […]

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Melanie Griffith & Antonio Banderas: Is the Fault in Their Stars?

at the Los Angeles Premiere of "Shrek The Third". Mann Village Theatre, Westwood, CA. 05-06-07

Just as Mercury prepared to station retrograde, it was announced that Melanie Griffith had filed for divorce to undo her 18-year marriage to Antonio Banderas. Although some were shocked by this turn of events, it’s no surprise once you look at their respective horoscopes. Since marriage and divorce aren’t solo events, whether a couple […]

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Griffith v. Banderas: Antonio’s Side of the Astrological Story

Divorce and separation

Now that I’ve discussed  Melanie Griffith’s chart (click here), what planetary influences speak to the demise of Antonio Bandera’s marriage? Although born in different years, Antonio’s Leo Sun is just one degree higher than Melanie’s, which means in recent months he too experienced a challenge to his identity […]

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Melanie Griffith, Antonio Banderas and the Cardinal Cross

Oh my.  The solar eclipse at 11 degrees Scorpio this past November landed directly on the composite Jupiter in the composite seventh house (the marriage), which  means that the April 29 solar eclipse at 9 Taurus fell in the composite first house and opposed (confronted) Jupiter in the seventh […]

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Happy Birthday, Leo!

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Dedicated with love to my daughter, Laura. Wherever you are, there is the Sun. Although the rest of the signs may not  care to admit it, Leo is the star of the zodiac. Ruled by the Sun, which represents the life force, those born under the sign of […]

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Transiting Mars in Cancer

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As the planetary ruler of war, Mars is used to wearing armor and wielding swords, so when the Crab told him to don an apron, the hot water wasn’t the only thing that came to a boil. That Mars and Cancer were at odds with each other […]

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Mercury in Cancer

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Although he loved being in Gemini, Mercury’s restless spirit inspired him to leave the comfort of his own sign and continue to explore the rest of the zodiac. As it happened, the next stop on his celestial itinerary would put his renowned adaptability to the test as […]

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Transiting Mars in Aries

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After more than five weeks of being immersed in Pisces’ sea of tranquility, Mars knew that unless he made land soon he would be condemned to live the rest of his life as a sensitive man. Emotionally waterlogged, the planet that never says die pressed forward until […]

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