Pisces New Moon & Mercury Retrograde Podcast – March 6, 2019

Lost and Found at the Edge of Infinity

The Naked Songwriter Podcast #38

Pisces New Moon conjunct Neptune, Vesta March 6, 2019 astrology podcast


The March 6 Pisces New Moon conjunct Neptune and Vesta calls us to devotion = experiencing the bliss of being in service to our highest ideals. It also offers abundant potential to manifest new life situations and opportunities to share our gifts with the world in more and more pleasurable ways. And…we have to be willing to feel everything.

Edge of Infinity - new music by DK Brainard

“At the RiverView Motel” – Photo by DK


  • How the March Mercury retrograde (starting in the last degree of the zodiac) can free us from limiting narratives
  • New music
  • Notes on my Chiron return
  • What we can learn from Chiron leaving Pisces
  • Remembering my dad and his favorite saying: “You’re never too old to have a happy childhood”

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The Astrology of Current Affairs

Gaining even a basic understanding of how the world changes under different outer planet cycles — such as Saturn’s shift from Sagittarius into Capricorn in January — can empower you to align your actions and intentions with the prevailing energy in the Cosmos.

In this five-week webinar, we’re going to explore some ‘big picture astrology’ so you can understand what’s happening on the world stage and learn how these larger cycles affect you personally.

How Eclipses & Outer Planet Cycles Work

The course will feature a mix of exposition and interactive exploration. In each class I’ll use charts for current or upcoming events to illustrate astrology concepts and demonstrate techniques. Then we’ll explore further based on your questions and insights.

Among the topics we’ll explore in this class:


  • The Great American Eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017 and how it impacts the chart of Donald Trump
  • How do I understand an eclipse in relationship to my natal chart?
  • What’s the difference between solar and lunar eclipses?
  • The Flavor of the Season: Solstice and Other Ingress Charts

Outer Planet Cycles

  • Outer planet cycles in the natal chart: the Pluto square, Saturn return, and Uranus opposition
  • The World Chart: How outer planet cycles correlate to global political, economic, and social change
  • The chart for the United States (and country charts in general)
  • Chiron in Aries (2018-2026)
  • Pluto in Capricorn (2008-2023)
  • Saturn-Pluto (2019-2020)

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