Pluto in Cancer

Thomas Pynchon On Pluto

The author Thomas Pynchon (Gravity’s Rainbow, Inherent Vice) has a hot take in Pluto in two of his books, maybe more. Maybe his natal Jupiter opposite Pluto helps him tune into it more. When you are born with that bit of business, you do Pluto with dubstep; it’s part of your rhythm. When you get ambitious or excited by ideas; hello Uncle Pluto. “Pluto is in my sign now, held …

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Could Saturn And Pluto Sabotage Your Success?

Is the game up? Could the Saturn and Pluto conjunction wreck your racket like an illicit planetary saboteur? No. Read on for the reasons. Dear Mystic, I am weeks away from finding out if I’m to move to a different country and start my dream job.  Over the past four years, I’ve been diligently climbing a metaphoric mountain whilst working on myself professionally and personally. The climb has been tough, …

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How To Approach Uranus Return

Uranus Return occurs at about the age of 84 years and Chinese actor-model-DJ-artist-athlete (he is an official five hyphen personage) Deshun Wang is nearly there, having turned 80 “in September.”   He’s fierce, obviously. From the New York Times: Before cranking up the techno music at his 80th birthday party, the man known as “China’s hottest grandpa” paused from his D.J. duties to poke fun at the country’s staid traditional celebrations …

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Frank & Ava: Mars Square Venus In Synastry

For a brilliant example of Mars Square Venus In Synastry, look to Golden Era Hollywood stars Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner. “…He had, at last, found a true partner in the opera that was his life. All his other women had been supporting players, but Ava was a diva with a soul whose turbulence equalled his own. Both ­harboured profound feelings of ­worthlessness, which expressed ­themselves in volcanic furies.   …

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Quantum Mercury Retrograde

The rumors are for REAL. Mercury IS going to be Retrograde for basically all of Feb, just when we’re trying to get out schizz together for the Awe of April. (That would be the Zap Zone amped by Mars-Jupiter, Eclipses etc – see the April Of Awe rant linked at the bottom of the Daily Mystic email every day this week). It is Retrograde in Pisces and Aquarius – that …

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Be Squared

“It is not the mountain that we conquer, but ourselves…” Mountaineer Edmund Hillary (the first person to climb Mt Everest, along with his Sherpa Tenzing Norgay) is an excellent example of positive use of heaps of squares in your chart. He’s got cardinal squares – which is what the Zap Zone of Uranus square Pluto is. Cardinal squares may be a pain but they sure as hell get results. So …

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