The best astrology (just as in science) comes from keen observation with an open mind. You can be just as savvy as any astrologer simply by observing what is within you and around you.
What are you observing right now? I guarantee you that the current - and rare - conjunction of Pluto and Saturn in your chart has created a tapestry of meaning that contains many threads that are interwoven.
This conjunction is not about "one thing". It is a culmination of your life. It is showing you what you have built (or destroyed, in some cases). It is showing you the many things you have learned (and where you yet have more learning to do). It is showing you your strengths (and where you could strengthen further still).
Look at your life as a tapestry that is rich and complex and beautiful, even if it is worn or frayed around the edges. Even if the colors bleed into one another here and there. The imperfection is the mark of a great handmade textile. The imperfection is what makes it...
Last night I spoke at a dinner for a women's group. The topic was "purpose". You could have knocked me and my colleagues at Camille over with a feather when the group's president told us that they'd arranged to have the attendees at each table talk about their thoughts on "purpose" before my presentation even started.
Naturally, I thought this was brilliant! I was completely engrossed in the discussion at our table, as each woman talked about her own ideas around purpose. Each woman's story was like a jewel, a treasure, that they were giving to the rest of us. As much as I loved the slideshow we'd prepared, I felt this discussion could have gone on longer and that this moment of discussion formed the crux of the evening in many ways.
What I discovered from that discussion was that the women around me had been thinking a LOT about purpose. What purpose was. What purpose was not. Where they were in their own journey of finding purpose. Yet, I got the...