July 3, 2018
July Moon Cycles
July 12 New Moon 20 Cancer
July 27 Full Moon 4 Leo
Big news: The longest total eclipse of the century occurs Friday July 27, 2018 at 04°44′ Aquarius. This “Blood Moon” with Mars and South Node could cause problems for the United States and its allies. Add a square to Uranus, and emotions run strong. Watch for a correction in the stock market July 22-August 3nd Fortunately with Neptune in good aspect to Jupiter, any down-turn will be temporary.
Cancer of the Month
Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel July 17, 1954, 6:00 p.m., Hamburg Germany
According to Angela Merkel Germany has become a country that many people abroad associate with hope. Born with Sun in Cancer (patriotic) and Moon in Aquarius (fair-minded). Her sun makes a close conjunction to Uranus, so she may display a temper in private, but with her Venus in Virgo, she is very much a lady in public. With Neptune square her Sun, she is not a natural politician, but had learned to deal with powerful leaders. With Sagittarius on her ascendant, she projects confidence and is willing to fight for her ideas and those of Germany.
July 12 New Moon at 20° 41 Cancer 10:47 EDT
The Moon opposite Pluto is close to the fix star Caster which rules government work dealing with foreign affairs. This could indicate a fall from grace for political leader. Meanwhile, Mars conjunct the south node makes everyone more realistic. On a positive note, Neptune continues to make good aspects to Jupiter to increase faith and humanitarian pursuits. Take time to enjoy the blessings of life!
July 27 Full Moon 04°44′ Aquarius, 10:20 p.m. EDT
Moon is tied with Mars which intensifies emotions. Add a square to Uranus and everyone is jumpy. Try to relax - preferably pool-side. This is not a good time for decision making. For those who will be traveling during July 25-30th, start early and take your time on the road. There are bound to be delays. However, once you arrive safely at your destination, enjoy!
June 6, 2018
Moon Cycles for June 2018
June 13 New Moon 22 Gemini
June 28 Full Moon 6 Capricorn
Big news: Jupiter (the good luck planet), Saturn (business), and Pluto (corporations) are all retrograde this month so businesses may pull back on spending through July.
Gemini of the Month
Donald Trump is a Gemini, born June 14, 1946. His Sun is also in the tenth house of status and leadership, in close proximity to Uranus. He was also born during a full Moon in Sagittarius, the sign of candor. With a Leo ascendant, his roar may be worse than his bite!
It is likely that issues with North Korea will plague the President throughout the summer month with Mars (the planet of war) in a retrograde three times.
June 13 New Moon 22 Gemini 44 at 3:43 pm EDT
The Moon in Gemini favors travel and communications. Since a new moon an excellent time for making a fresh start, put new ideas into action. Make plans for short trips and social events. This Moon is on the fixed star Mintaka noted for good fortune and influential friends.
June 28 Full Moon 6 Capricorn 28 at 0:52 am EDT
The full moon joins with the reality planet, Saturn, at the end of the fiscal year. Capricorn favors a practical approach to life. Some retailers may close their doors due to lackluster sales, while others will downsize. However, even with higher gas prices, people will take to the roads this summer. With the Moon in good aspect to Uranus, everyone is ready for a change of scenery. If you plan to travel during the next two weeks, allow extra time for delays—and have fun!
April 25, 2018
Moon Cycles for May 2018
May 15 New Moon 24º Taurus
May 29 Full Moon 8º Sagittarius
Big news: Uranus planet of change enter Taurus this month on May 16th where it will remain until April 2026. Uranus is always causing change, because it is through change that we can grow and awaken into deeper parts of ourselves. Watch for changes in the money markets this year, as businesses feel the influence of the new energy.
May 15, New Moon at 24 Taurus at 11:49 p.m. EDT
Favors the home. People just want to relax. This is a good period for nature, social gatherings, and decorating. Time to plant the garden and enjoy outdoor activities.
May 29 Full Moon 8º Sagittarius at 10:19 a.m. EDT
Brings desire for change and travel. May 29-May 31 is a good period for meditation and travels of the mind. Take time for creative pursuits. The next two weeks could bring more national debate on national security and the national debt. Hopefully, cooler heads will prevail.
February 28, 2018
Moon Cycles for March
March 1 2018, Full Moon 11º Virgo, 7:51 pm EST
Sunday March 11 Daylight saving time begins at 2:00 a.m.
March 17, 2018, New Moon 26º Pisces, 9:13 a.m. DST
March 20, 2018 spring begins 12:15 p.m. DST
March 31, 2018, Blue Moon 10º Libra, 9:37 a.m. DST
March 1 ~ Full Moon 11º Virgo March 1 – 7:51 p.m. EST
The full moon is opposite Neptune, planet of illusion, so pay extra attention to details. Bankers may need to count their money twice and reporters need to stick to the face. The Moon in Virgo emphasizes health. Mars is in good aspect to Uranus March 9-17, so take time to walk, meditate, and start a healthy habit!
March 17 ~ New Moon 26º Pisces, 9:13 a.m. DST
Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! People should feel like celebrating with Spring in the air. New moon occurs in Pisces, the sign of compassion and spirits of all kinds. Spring officially begins March 20 at 12:15 p.m. DST in the East. Time to plant some flowers and fresh ideas!
March 31 ~ Full Moon 10º Libra 9:37 a.m. DST
This is the second and final Blue Moon of the year. The Libra full moon emphasizes the arts, play fair, and politics. With the full moon in square Saturn in Capricorn, there is bound to be diverse opinions. For those who feel the weight of too many responsibilities, try to “Let go and let God.” Mercury goes retrograde April 2-15, so take your time with large purchases and read the fine print. Social activities favored April 7-15 with Venus in good aspect to Mars.
April Moon Cycles
April 15 ~ New Moon 26º Aries, 9:58 p.m. DST
April 29~ Full Moon 9º Scorpio, 8:58 p.m. DST
April 15 ~ New Moon 26º Aries, 9:58 p.m. DST
The Moon in Aries joins Uranus, planet of change. Everyone seems to be on the go with the new Moon. Watch for national debate on school security and the opiate crisis especially during April 23-29. More government programs coming to help our young people due to positive aspects between the good-luck planet Jupiter and the planet of mass consciousness, Pluto. Make some time for rest and relaxation, as there is tendency now to overdo.
April 29 ~ Full Moon 9º Scorpio, 8:58 p.m. DST
The full moon in Scorpio is favorable for United States. Watch for interest rates to go up early May due to improvements in the job market. Expect delays as Mercury, planet of travel makes an adverse aspect to planet of limitations, Saturn, April 23-27. If you are traveling start early. As we go into May, Jupiter brings hope for many, as it makes a positive aspect to the cosmic planet Neptune.
January 1, 2018
A wise country guides its destiny—astrology points the way.
On January 13th, Elaine Kuzmeskus, M.S., P.M.A.F.A. will be on The Paranormal View to discuss the year ahead in astrology, as well as the horoscopes of the United States and Donald Trump. To learn more, tune into theparanormalview.com at 8:00 p.m. Saturday, January 13th. Elaine will also be available to do astrological readings for call-ins.
January and February Moon Cycles
January 1 ~ Super Moon 11º Cancer
January 16 ~ New Moon 26º Capricorn
January 31 ~ Lunar Eclipse 11º Leo
February 15 ~ Solar Eclipse 27º Aquarius
January Moon Cycles
As you can imagine, 2018 is a year of changes in the economy as well as health care industry. Improvements will come in small increments. With Saturn (planet of restriction) opposite Venus (society), many social programs could be cut back. That said, the economy should continue to improve throughout 2018 with favorable aspects from Jupiter (good luck) and Neptune (faith). Fortunately, spiritual awareness is on the horizon thanks to the positive Jupiter-Neptune aspects.
Full Moon January 1 2018, 9:24 p.m. EST 11 Cancer
Two super Moons in January—one on the 1st and another on the 31st. Be sure to view the magnificent heavens as the Moon shines bright in the night sky. January 1st, the full Moon is on the Sun (President) of the United States, so America will be very much in the news. Other countries look to the U.S. for leadership at this time. With the Moon opposite Venus, financial concerns continue to plague the country. However, the planet Neptune in positive aspect to full Moon, so there is more interest in spiritual matters. Everyone seems ready for a new start. The full Moon in Cancer also favors home improvement, family activities, and good food. Try some new recipes or bake your favorite pie for those you love.
New Moon January 16 2018, 9:17 p.m. EST Moon 26 Capricorn
Look for some shake-ups in government as the Moon in Capricorn (authority) tightens its grip. Expect more public outcry over social policies with the new Moon on the country’s Pluto, planet of reorganization and rehabilitation. There will be much debate on federal spending. With Uranus make adverse aspects to the Moon, more women come forward to protest past wrongs in and out of government. Emotions run high during the last two weeks of January. The Moon in practical Capricorn highlights business matters, so clear the clutter, organize finances, and try to keep New Year’s resolutions.
Full Moon January 31 2018, 8:27 a.m. EST 11 Leo
This full Moon and lunar eclipse conjunct minor planet, Ceres, which rules independent women, grains, and the environment. Watch for a debate on programs which involve single-parent families and mother earth. The Moon in Leo in general favors entertainment, creativity, and the youth of the country. Relax with music, movies or meditation. Remember to nurture yourself as well as others.
February Moon Cycles
February 15 2018, Moon 27 Aquarius 4:05 EST p.m.
The Moon in Aquarius brings out a sense of humanitarian concern. As Americans celebrate President’s Day, they honor the spirit of Abraham Lincoln. His presence is needed more than ever with national and international strife indicated by Mars (planet of war) is in adverse aspect to Neptune (spiritual ideas). Discord in the Middle East could trigger a rise in oil prices in February. Also, the solar eclipse close to the planet of communication, Mercury, which can bring more news of computer hacking. Emotions are bound to run high as Jupiter is in adverse aspect to the Moon. Everyone seems on edge! This is not the best time to travel. If you do travel, plan for delays February 10-20. For those staying close to home, take a mental break with a good book on travel, biography, or positive psychology!