|Posted on November 17, 2017 at 5:20 PM|
What is it really like being an astrologer when so many people don't understand, or even want to understand, what you do?
How do you discuss this topic with people?
Do you ever get attacked, insulted, or called names?
Is it hard at times in our world to practice an ancient art?
Here we go! In this special show, I'm pulling back the curtains to share with you some of my behind-the-scenes experiences of this profession.
And not only will I share with you some of the challenges that can come up with this work, I am going to tell you straight up exactly why I LOVE doing this job and why it is the best thing that has ever happened to me.
|Posted on November 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM|
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My style is quite unique. Astrology charts are a portal for me, and as I tap into your energy, I open up to more than the planets, the signs, and the archetypes. Depending on what Spirit wants you to know, I connect with past lives, chakras, visions, music, colors, messages from guidance, and who knows what else?! (Ah, the joys of being an Empath, Clairvoyant, Clairsentient, and Intuitive!) Every session is uniquely different and I never know what to expect until you and I connect.
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|Posted on October 18, 2017 at 8:50 AM|
Every week, we talk about the astrology and energies of the week ahead!
Get a heads up on what is going on - and perspective that you're not the only one feeling it. My podcast has been going strong since 2012 with the intention of supporting you with insights and a few laughs.
Join bestselling author, consciousness teacher, intuitive and astrologer Molly McCord for this lively weekly show! Molly shares inspiring cosmic messages, astrological updates, spirituality insights, and timeless wisdom to add empowering awesomeness to your life - and have some fun along the way! Molly's spiritual awakening began in 2002, and she delightfully offers her years of growth and experiences in each episode to inspire, uplift and upLIGHT your journey.
|Posted on August 20, 2017 at 12:30 PM|
A Slow Blink of New Consciousness
The Sun is the light, energy and pulse of our planet, providing us with warmth, vitality, and LIFE that structures our daily world and patterns. In astrology, the Sun is Masculine, fire, self-identity, creation, movement, public, outer world, ego and life growth. The Sun is your sense of Self and where we are each developing more of our I AM identity in this lifetime in order to contribute to the collective.
Conversely, the Moon is Feminine, private, internal, and emotional. She rises every evening to balance our energy fields and bring us inward to ourselves. The Moon reveals what is happening within us and to connect us with what is hidden within our own subconscious so we can know our hearts and needs more fully. The Moon is nurturing, open, inviting, and wise.
As the Moon makes its way across the Sun for the Total Solar Eclipse at 29 degrees Leo, the Masculine is hidden by the Feminine. The Moon darkens the light so we can sit in a place of deeper wisdom and reveal what we need to feel right now.
Solar Eclipses happen twice a year all over the world, so they are not unique in occurrence, yet this one is extra potent in how the United States is being invited into the depths of its self and to collectively ask:
Who are we in the dark?
What are our shadows that we need to see and heal in order to begin anew?
The Solar Eclipse is offering us an opportunity to investigate:
When the light is removed, and all is As It Is, what does my heart say?
What does my heart feel?
What - and who - is in my heart?
The focus is of this event has been on the Sun - Look at me! Look at how I shine! - yet the true spectacle of the event is the Moon as she slowly makes her way across the brightest light in the solar system. Underneath how you "show up" in the word, the truth of your intentions or what you need may be hidden. But how do you feel and are you willing to own those sacred parts of yourself more.
This is a New Moon in Leo at 28/29 degrees that is inviting you to go deeper into your heart's shadows and the needs you have hidden from yourself. Did parts of you get buried under shame, guilt, betrayal, heartbreak, and heartache? Have you allowed those experiences to over-shadow who you are now and what you need now? Are you ready to rise up from those experiences with greater power and strength?
A mystical, cosmic event such as this can reset our individual pulse's with the pulse of the Universe and activate deeper consciousness. As the skies get darker and the temperature drops, we see further into the galaxy and millions of stars will be revealed. We will see how our tiny place in the cosmos matters and yet what are we actively doing to create the life, planet, and experiences that we want?
The Sun is being eclipsed by the Moon over the United States as a new beginning point of creation and risk-taking. The last time this occurred was in 1776 - the date of the U.S. Constitution. So if you were looking for any kind of significance to this event, there ya go.
I feel this New Moon Solar Eclipse to be a slow blink of new consciousness where we take 2 full minutes to tune out the ego and tune in to the heart on a deeper level.
Only you can do that for yourself, but collectively, we are each fortified with new levels of confidence, courage, and connection to your heart's needs. This is not mental; you cannot think your way through it.
You are being invited to look at what you are holding within your heart space, and to receive new light around it when the Sun begins to shine again.
|Posted on August 6, 2017 at 4:30 PM|
When the Full Moon rises to its peak level of light, we receive a full blast of energy from the cosmos to show us what we need to know, see, and feel right now. The Lunar Eclipse on August 7th is a Full Moon at 15 degrees Aquarius, and it's illuminating 'the vision ahead' and the way forward that advances your soul growth BEYOND what your ego self can embrace.
That means you are being guided to keep moving forward and not feel held back by too much pride, or insecurity, or concern with what 'everyone thinks.' Chances are, they are too concerned with their own matters to put a lot of thought towards your life direction.
So what would you choose if no one else's opinion mattered and the decision set you free? What feels good to you because it honors your path and dreams in a way that give back to the collective?
This Lunar Eclipse amplifies where we give our feelings away to other people and/or how we hold ourselves back because we don't want to separate from others. A part of you wants to feel connected to a bigger group or ideal, but you're being reminded that it is already true simply as a member of the human family.
Both the Sun and Mars in Leo oppose this Lunar Eclipse, which creates a push-and-pull between what you want to receive and what you want to give...between what your heart feels and what your ego believes it needs to get ahead. There is aggression and contention, but Saturn in Sag at 21 degrees helps get to the truth of the matter with maturity. Allow others to own their talents knowing it doesn't impede on your ability to shine and share.
Jupiter in Libra makes a supportive sextile to the Sun and trines the Moon, providing optimism, faith, confidence, and belief in the right people supporting us now.
We also have a Mystic Rectangle in the Lunar Eclipse chart between Pluto, Neptune, Mercury, and Venus. These 4 planets are talking intimately and asking you to assess relationships that support your spiritual growth (Venus trine Neptune) and authentic, honest conversations that allow you to heal a core issue more fully (Mercury trine Pluto). A Mystic Rectangle requires checking in on your yin and yang energy and is meant to help us see new revelations around deeper issues we've been carrying. You may have a new understanding that breaks you free from a struggle.
You are ready to revolutionize your energy field with greater LIGHT and advancement now - and it's been building for most of 2017. Be at peace with who you are and balance that with a willingness to be expansive in your life possibilities.
August is a month of forward movement and change, so say yes to the next step, new adventure, and all progress forward because it IS time and you are ready. Let's do this!
|Posted on July 29, 2017 at 11:10 AM|
Are you holding yourself back from your FULL creative expression?
Your Soul's energy is blasting through right now to push you into a new part of your experience, and those energy shifts can be uncomfortable because it's new and unfamiliar on some level. On higher levels, it's COMPLETELY comfortable and familiar. That's where you want to connect with yourself - on those higher planes of Creative Confidence.
It is common when we are meeting a new part of ourselves for the first time to have those pesky fears show up. We may have doubt, worry, ego fears, and a case of the "shoulds" around what our creation "should" look like. It can be scary to be vulnerable or "too open". More unconscious messages can be around whether it has value, will anyone care, or will it be good enough? Perhaps you can relate to any of these - or all of them.
Yet the WONDERFUL news about the energy of 2017 is that we are each truly supported in taking the next step forward to 'put ourselves out there' and simply follow the JOY of creating, expressing, writing, making, and feeling ALIVE in our heart centers.
If you have fears of some kind, that's okay - we all do. We are meant to in order to be better humans. But I can guarantee that your HEART and SOUL are much stronger than any temporary fears or 'what ifs' that are circling around in your head. We are receiving downloads of Creative Confidence to move ahead and activate a deeper part of our heart's energy and honest expression. You can do so more effortlessly than you release, too.
Simply expand your awareness to be OPEN and WILLING to receive new levels of confidence, courage, as it connects to your inner joy. And don't be too hard on yourself for what has NOT happened.
|Posted on February 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM|
We're moving through a powerful month of changes and growth, so this week we're going to also do a healing meditation to work with the energies of February.
We're in the middle of eclipses - an eclipse sandwich!
Not a lot is settled or stable at this time.
Our next eclipse is February 26 at 8 degrees Pisces, when both the Sun and Moon are in Pisces, along with a number of other planets in the last sign of the zodiac.
|Posted on February 8, 2017 at 12:10 PM|
We have TWO new podcasts this week, including a great conversation with another astrologer, Dominique Jaramillo, about the February eclipses.
Join Dominique and I, two intuitive astrologers, as we talk about the February 2017 eclipses! You'll get a heads up on the energies of the Lunar Eclipse and Solar Eclipse as they bring in new energies for our spiritual growth and creative expression. Listen here
Get your astrology chart and look at where the following eclipses are working with you:
~ Lunar Eclipse on February 9 at 23 degrees Leo
~ Solar Eclipse on February 26 at 8 degrees Pisces
In my weekly astrology updates, we take a look at Valentine's Day energies and the upcoming Venus retrograde cycle. Listen here
Both episodes are also available on iTunes. Listen here
|Posted on February 3, 2017 at 7:50 AM|
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|Posted on February 2, 2017 at 12:10 PM|
Did you think things in this world were just a bit crazy? Well darlings, we're JUST getting started!
We have two eclipses coming up in February that are going to shake-shake-shake up the energy fields that need to be changed - ready or not!
So here is your heads up about what the month holds for us as we enter the first eclipse season of 2017:
~ Full Moon Lunar Eclipse on February 9th at 23 degrees Leo
~ New Moon Solar Eclipse on February 26th at 8 degrees Pisces
When a Lunar Eclipse happens BEFORE a Solar Eclipse, we tend to have bigger emotions that are stirred up first. The Moon is showing us our feelings and unconscious selves; she is revealing what needs to be exposed, illuminated, and seen in the light.
The Lunar Eclipse in Leo is a Call to the Heart and a return to what needs to be proudly expressed. Courage is highlighted, although the potential for egoism is strong. This eclipse is ruled by the Sun, so we have a strong need to balance What I Give (Aquarius) and What I Receive (Leo). There is a fabulous, energizing Grand Trine in Fire with this Lunar Eclipse that will spur you UP to higher levels of inspiration, motivation, creativity, personal expression, and a true belief in who you are now. (I'll be sharing more about this energy around February 9th.)
Then, when the Solar Eclipse occurs two weeks later, we have the opportunity to consciously integrate what we've learned about ourselves so we can use it constructively and with intention.
The Solar Eclipse in Pisces is a big ending point, as it is the final zodiac sign that returns us to compassion, forgiveness, and letting go. We will say goodbye to some part of our experience or ourselves to make way for the new parts that are coming in. This is a very spiritual Solar Eclipse that reminds us we are on a grand adventure and everything is temporary. Allow what is complete to leave and continue to open up to more of your soul's energy along the way. Higher downloads will be available to you in March as you continue to trust and believe. (I'll be sharing more about this energy before February 16th.)
So there is your roadmap for what February will be bringing our way. It is the first grand energy change of the year, and is meant to catapult a part of your energy field OPEN while trusting that it is time to leave part of your story behind.
And onward we go!
|Posted on February 1, 2017 at 12:10 PM|
2017 is now officially underway, and after a brief hiatus, I'm back to share with you a new game plan for 2017 to support you!
We'll discuss the astrology and energies of this week, as well as what February is going to bring our way with 2 eclipses this month.
~ Lunar Eclipse on Feb 9 at 23 degrees Leo
~ Solar Eclipse on Feb 26 at 8 degrees Pisces
Happy to be back doing the podcast!
|Posted on January 26, 2017 at 11:25 AM|
We had guests visiting us here in sunny, warm Florida for the past 2 weeks, and they boarded a plane this morning to go home. I honestly, seriously, for the life of me have no idea how 2 weeks had already passed.
How did time go by that quickly?
WHERE did it go?
This is one of the energy signatures of 2017. Time will not be ‘time’ as we have known it because we have transitioned to a different energy field of unlimited potentials. It will feel unreal simply because it is not the ‘real’ that we may have been used to experiencing our daily lives.
When we are moving through higher paradigms, we shift out of limitations of the time/space continuum and enter a never-ending vastness of potentials. That is also why manifesting happens so quickly, and why you have to stay CLEAR in your intentions and what you WANT. Or else you'll get swept away into a current of unknowns until you do know.
Yet as time continues to move quickly, you could feel physically slow, tired, or off-pace right about now. Have a lot of people been sick around you, or perhaps you caught something? The flu has been a real doozy this winter, wiping people out for weeks. What's up with that? Well Mars is in Pisces at the final degrees of the zodiac, returning home after a 2 year adventure that began in March 2015. Mars in Pisces is the warrior who must retreat and prepare for the next journey. Mars rules the body and physical self; Pisces is collective illnesses. He is one tired dude as he moves through the 28 and 29 degrees of Pisces and may feel exceptionally tired or worn out. He needs more rest than normal, and requires downtime to reflect and intuit all that he has learned. Meditation, quiet time, and spiritual connections are strongly supported.
Trust your body’s messages right now. Make time to rest or go slower, at least until Sunday. Mars enters Aries on January 29, and THEN it will be time to set off on new beginnings as the Universe swoops in with a brand new energy cycle.
The New Moon in Aquarius on January 28 is the first one of the year, signaling that it is REALLY time to start those New Year’s intentions and get them fired up with greater Universal support. The New Moon is at 8 degrees Aquarius, when the Sun and the Moon are both lined up at the same point in the cosmos; the Feminine and Masculine are united. This New Moon has a wonderful energy signature that incites pushing boundaries and honoring your Self, even if that felt uncomfortable in the past.
The Universe is asking you to be forward-thinking, revolutionary, and mentally tough. Aquarius is a fixed air sign that takes us to new places with our ideas and pushes us to think outside of the box; in fact, destroy the box completely! Aquarius is also related to scientists, rebellion, astrology, sci-fi, technology advancements, and the collective energy field. Aquarius is the signature of what your vision is for the collective and how you can give something back to support others. How can you contribute to the whole?
In cosmic terms, 2017 is just getting started with this zesty New Moon and Mars’s entry into Aries on Sunday. It is time to advance to a higher place in your energy field that is mentally strong, inclusive, and inspires you with forward action that is best for your soul’s growth. Only you know what that is. And if you do not know, you now have greater potential for clarity and action.
Please make the most of what is happening within you and around you. This is a rare time of forward energy as all of the planets are still moving ahead until February 6, when Jupiter goes retrograde in Libra.
Ask for what you need.
Stay open to possibilities.
Trust that what shows up is meant for you.
Believe in yourself on a daily basis.
Take actions, even small steps, towards what your heart and mind want most.
It is time to expand – and we know how fast time is moving and supporting us now to do it.
|Posted on January 19, 2017 at 10:45 AM|
Buckle up, buttercups.
The fast moving energies of 2017 are officially rollin' in, and time is going to go faster than you thought possible!
I get the visual of a huge new overlay of 5D energies pouring down over 3D energies, invigorating us with fresh cosmic downloads that are assisting us all in raising our individual vibrations in order to raise the collective vibration. We have entered a new paradigm of faster moving energies to support our ascension, growth, healing, expansion, and manifesting abilities.
Have you been feeling it or seeing it in your world? These are the higher 5D energies that are lifting us UP and OUT of the typical 3D timelines and placing us in the dimension of NO time = things just show up, in an instant!
Energies are lining up with our intentions LIKE THAT with very little time to waste. We are being given a cosmic "love push" to act and say YES and go for it and trust what we cannot see.
In spiritual circles, we talk about this stuff a lot. We say "set your intentions" and "get ready to manifest" and "be grateful in advance." Well now all of that is more real than ever before because global energies are faster for those of us who are choosing to participate in this paradigm.
It's time to walk the talk and manifest like a maniac.
Remember, not everyone chooses to move forward or say YES. Do not expect that, or you'll be disappointed. Your power is in YOUR choices and where you direct YOUR energies; that's all yours to claim and play with. It is during these fast moving times that we need to also be accepting and DETACH from expectations of others.
Instead, continue on with what you're ready to manifest and experience now in all areas of your life. It can be THAT good if you allow it.
And you know what this is for you. You really do. It's something important to you, and the energies are available to everyone. The Universe does not play favorites. And it's up to you to let it be easy when it shows up! But you may have become accustomed to ignoring it or pushing it down, and now that sweet little "cosmic love push" is asking you to claim the higher frequencies that are here to assist you in some manner.
Astrologically, Uranus in Aries and Saturn in Sagittarius are making a harmonious trine that is rare, exciting, and supportive of long-term growth. These two power planets are providing fire, motivation, and inspiration for forward movement, which might have felt stalled out in recent years.
Well now it is time, says the cosmos.
Then Jupiter in Libra brings in the abundance, growth, wisdom, and partnership opportunities that take it up a notch with JOY. Collaborating with others and equal relationships will be the keys to good news, help, and grace.
These three planets are going to be playing nicely together throughout the year.
By the end of January, Mars is going to be in Aries, which is like turning a bonfire into a roarin' BLAZE of fire. The momentum will pick up and you may be surprised by how busy life becomes.
Consider this your heads up!
So your job right now is to stay clear in your intentions.
Be ready to go for "it" and say YES to what - or who - shows up.
Make time to relax as needed.
Keep moving forward.
Smile and ENJOY.
|Posted on January 11, 2017 at 2:45 PM|
A powerhouse Grand Cross Full Moon is coming up on Thursday, January 12th.
A Grand Cross is when 4 planets are in 4 different corners, all at the same degree, creating a - you guessed it - cross in the sky. This line up is fairly rare, and the planets involved are jostling up what you thought you wanted. It signals a time of something NEW being birthed based on the pressure to get things figured out.
Thursday's Grand Cross Full Moon is at 22 degrees Cancer, with the other key planets being in the Cardinal signs: the Sun in Capricorn, Uranus in Aries, and Jupiter in Libra, all at 22 degrees.
Cardinal signs are the initiators of the zodiac; they get things started and moving forward with a specific intention and motivation. Cardinal signs are connected with the beginning of all four seasons: Aries (Spring); Cancer (Summer); Libra (Fall); and Capricorn (Winter). When we have a Grand Cross being activated, we can be overwhelmed by everything that needs to be done, or we can feel paralyzed by the choices and just need to take a timeout. Tension is typical; uncertainty can loom. So much to do, and it can all feel like too much at once because you want to go in 4 different directions.
So what should you do if you are feeling this way?
The energy begins building when the Moon enters Cancer late on January 10th. Chances are, a choice point or decisions are coming up for you to make so you can decide how to move forward. Since this is a Full Moon, Luna holds the most power - she is asking you to listen to your heart, feelings, inner whispers, and gut instincts, all ruled by Cancer. Make decisions based on what you feel and trust it is the best messenger right now, even if other people have different intentions or needs from you. If something blows up, it is only temporary. If you need to change your mind based on what your heart says, allow yourself to do that. We're just coming out of Mercury retrograde, so revisions are all part of the game.
Chiron in Pisces is at 22 degrees, supporting the Moon's energy with healing, spiritual messages, intuitive strength, and an inner comfort that your feelings are meant to guide you right now. Trust your intuitive hits.
Additionally, we have Saturn in Sagittarius at 22 degrees forming a supportive trine to Uranus in Aries. This transit will be in effect for most of the year, and it is a great energy for building up dreams and trusting your new vision as you move forward.
Look at the house placement for 22 degrees Cancer in your chart to see where you'll feel the most energy and see the Grand Cross changes show up for you. Cancer is also women, mother, being a mother, the home and hearth, real estate, geneology, interior decorating, feeling safe, vulnerability, defensiveness, crabbiness, and personal space.
Here we go, 2017 is about to really get started!
|Posted on December 21, 2016 at 9:20 AM|
The sun (sol) hits a stoppage point (stitium) - "solstice" - twice a year as it reaches the furthest points north or south of the equator. We know the bi-annual solstice days as the periods when seasons change and our days increase, or diminish, in light, depending on your hemisphere.
The winter solstice begins the change from dark back to light over the next 6 months. There is an invitation to integrate what you've learned since the summer solstice in June, and apply it to your next round of growth. The real force within you awakens at this time as you are wiser and stronger than before. The young Jedi is now an expert and a guide. The saga of soul growth continues on a new adventure with new peeps, new lessons, and crazy-wild terrain to explore. What was hidden within you now has the potential to be activated in the light.
As the winter solstice approaches on Dec 21 (summer solstice in the southern hemi), we are urged to turn our attention away from the outer world of hustle and bustle, and remember that we need periods of rest and reflection, including Netflix-binging on the couch.
Time to put away the credit cards, set down the mobile devices, and remember that we are bigger than this moment of busy-ness.
(Exception: This advice does not apply to husbands, boyfriends, or partners who still need to get their Christmas shopping done. }
Astrologically, the Sun moves from extrovert, popular, entertaining Sagittarius to pensive, serious, committed Capricorn on the solstice. We shift from the FUN to the MEANING of this time of year. Notice how the energy changes from feeling OMG-crazy to let's-get-serious about what matters and how much we need to spend? That's a gift of the solstice.
We also turn our attention to how far we have come in only 12 months and reflect back on what we've experienced and achieved.
How would you sum up 2016 for yourself?
The solstice invites contemplation and peace. You've done enough. You've done your best. You did all you could. You were perfect and wonderful and lovely, even when it was messy and scary and hard. You only have control over so much, so let yourself off the hook for the rest. Give yourself peace in the stillness. Find the lesson, the growth, the bigger picture - and breathe.
Recommendation: Peace is best served with chocolate and red wine.
Thankfully, that Saturn is in Sagittarius, so we really, truly have support to build a foundation for our next vision. What do you want to create in 2017 that supports your belief in yourself and your next round of dreams? That's a big question, and it will take work, but continue to believe in yourself. Be ready to get to work and follow your inspirations for the next call of your soul - the cosmos says it's time!
Other things to consider:
~ Stay flexible. More than ever, we have to be able to go with the flow and allow change to occur that is ultimately in the best interest for All. It will continue to look different, so don't get locked in to one expectation or a particular outcome.
~ Do it your way. Not what other people expect, or based on any limitations you've put on yourself previously, or what others are doing.
~ Be willing to be a NEW version of yourself. No need to hold on to what has expired or what no longer represents who you are because that may be just a bit too small now. Honor your own growth and changes - all of it.
~ The past 3 years have been tough on many levels. Now that time is over and it's time to move forward. Don't replay or rehash what's done and complete, silly!
~ Apply what you've learned. We were meant to be pushed and challenged over the past 3 years in order to now apply our knowledge and use it. You'll want to make new choices - so allow yourself to do that.
*The energy of 2017 is very different than the past 3 years have been! You'll feel it, too.*
Cheers and holiday spirits to you!