Astrology Forecast Discussion for September 2016

In episode 87 Austin Coppock and Kelly Surtees join the show to talk about the astrological forecast for September of 2016, which includes eclipses in Virgo and Pisces, Jupiter ingressing into Libra, the final Saturn-Neptune square, and a Mercury retrograde period in Virgo to top it off. I also highlighted some auspicious dates for beginning […]

Saturn as Feminine, and the Earliest Female Astrologer

Episode 86 is a solo show where I talk about a couple of research projects I’ve been working on recently in connection with the book I’m writing on Hellenistic astrology. The first topic is the question of whether Saturn was conceptualized as feminine by some astrologers in the early Hellenistic tradition, while the second is […]

Astrology Forecast and Favorable Dates for August 2016

Episode 85 of the podcast features a discussion about the astrological outlook for August of 2016, with astrologers Kelly Surtees and Austin Coppock. During the course of the discussion we talk about Mars finishing up its post-retrograde shadow period, whether or not the Full Moon on August 18th really counts as a lunar eclipse, and […]

Richard Tarnas on Cosmos and Psyche

Episode 84 features an interview with Richard Tarnas about his book Cosmos and Psyche. This landmark book was released a decade ago, in 2006, and the purpose of this episode is to give an overview of the book, talk a bit about what went into writing it, as well as discuss some developments that have […]

The Queer Astrology Conference

Episode 83 of the podcast features an interview with astrologer Ian Waisler about his work in helping to organize the Queer Astrology Conference over the past few years. You can find out more information about the conference at QueerAstrology.com. Below you will find the show notes, followed by links to download or stream the recording […]

The Astrology Podcast Monthly Giveaway for July 2016

Our sponsors this month are the creators of two separate astrology software programs, Solar Fire and Archetypal Explorer, and at the end of the month we are going to be giving away copies of each program to the winners of this month’s giveaway contest. All you have to do to enter for a chance to […]

Q&A Episode: Arabic Parts, House Division, Mythology

In episode 82 of the podcast Kelly Surtees and Leisa Schaim join the show in order to help answer some questions that were sent in by listeners of the podcast over the past couple of months on a variety of topics. The questions covered topics such as the origins and rationale of the Arabic Parts, […]

Astrology Forecast and Favorable Dates for July 2016

Episode 81 of the podcast features a discussion about the astrological outlook for July of 2016, with astrologers Austin Coppock and Kelly Surtees. This month begins just after Mars stations direct in Scorpio after a long retrograde period, lunations in Cancer and Capricorn, the heliacal rising of Mercury and Venus in Leo, and Uranus stationing […]

Writing a Horoscope Column with Rick Levine

Episode 80 features an interview with astrologer Rick Levine about the process and techniques involved in writing a regular horoscope column using Sun-sign astrology. You can find out more information about Rick on his website at www.stariq.com. Below you will find the show notes, followed by links to download or stream the recording of this […]

Sexual Orientation and Astrology

Episode 79 of the podcast features a discussion with astrologer Christopher Renstrom about the recent debate in the astrological community over whether there are placements in a person’s birth chart that can indicate one’s sexual orientation. Christopher gave a talk at the second Queer Astrology Conference in 2015 titled “The Problem of the Gay Signature: […]