This is the week of the New Moon in Taurus, where a steady but contemplative gaze will offer you some unique perspective. Mercury is still retrograde this week, and thus you may feel inwardly focused and sometimes at a loss for words. The planetary energies...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnu8H0x4l60[/embed] Brief candles in her mind Bright and tiny gems of memory Brief candles burn so fine Leaves a light inside where she can see What makes it all worthwhile Her sadness makes her smile...

"The quality of mercy is not strain'd. It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath. It is twice blest: It blesseth him that gives, and him that takes. 'Tis mightiest in the mightiest; it becomes The throned monarch better than his crown...

  [embed]https://youtu.be/_xYSCLddcVQ?t=25s[/embed] Just like when dark storm clouds suddenly roll in, this first week of April will feel a bit ominous due to a heavy emphasis on planetary retrogrades. In the middle of the week, Saturn in Sagittarius will turn retrograde while locked in a square with Venus...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRxofEmo3HA[/embed] Spring  Sonnet to accompany Spring Concerto in E Major by Vivaldi (1720) Allegro Springtime is upon us. The birds celebrate her return with festive song, and murmuring streams are softly caressed by the breezes. Thunderstorms, those heralds of Spring, roar, casting their dark mantle over heaven, Then they die away to...