Exploring Canuck Astrology: Reading Canada’s Natal Chart

Exploring Canuck Astrology: Reading Canada’s Natal Chart

I recently did a deep dive into verifying Canada’s natal chart. The commonly used one is July 1, 1867 at midnight in Ottawa, which gives an Aries rising chart. That didn’t make much sense to me at first glance, so I wanted to explore the 

Figuring out Canada’s Natal Chart: Aries Rising, Really?

Figuring out Canada’s Natal Chart: Aries Rising, Really?

Recently I was talking to some folks (shoutout to my fellow Canadian RSPMs!) about the natal chart of Canada. As with all nations, there’s debate over the exact time and location to use for Canada’s chart so there are a few different versions. Canada officially 

Astrology of January 2021: monthly overview

Astrology of January 2021: monthly overview

Initially I intended to post an overview of the astrology for all 12 months of the year. However, the word count on that post hit over 6000 (and counting) and I decided it would be way more digestible to break it down into single month 

Astrology of 2021: general annual overview

Astrology of 2021: general annual overview

The astrology of 2021 is better than 2020 – it’s hard to top the huge events that happened this year – but there are still some major challenges and disruptions ahead. 2021’s dominant space weather centres around the ingress of Jupiter and Saturn into Aquarius. 

Hello, my name is Mel and I study astrology

Hello, my name is Mel and I study astrology

For the past several years I have been quietly studying astrology. My interest in the subject started back when I was a kid. I don’t remember exactly when I learned about astrology first, but it would have been in a book. I was an avid 

Resuming life

Resuming life

I tried to write this post dozens of times over the last few months. The farthest I got was a couple of stream-of-consciousness notes on my phone, thumb-tapped out when the mood struck. Nothing complete ever came out of it. I’ve been doing a lot