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Bella's been practicing and teaching Western psycho-spiritual Astrology since 2008. She's known for her caring, intuitive style and practical advice on how to apply Astrology to enrich our self knowledge and personal lives.  She believes in celebrating the uniqueness, and enabling the empowerment of every person she comes across, and loves to put Astrology to work helping people to achieve their best potentials. She's available for personal readings and workshop facilitation.

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Libra season 2019’s tough balancing act

Well, here we are, the Autumnal Equinox and the Sun’s shift into Libra. For such a classically temperate archetype, this year’s “Libra season” comes packed chalk-full of some rather tough questions to ask ourselves. The classic themes of Libra are all there in its’ ingression chart  of this year (which happened 3:50a.m. this morning) – […]

As Saturn prepares to go direct…

Are you feeling that crackling undercurrent in the air? The feeling of our old excuses and limitations just not cutting it anymore? As Saturn wraps up its’ 4.5 month retrograde, preparing to switch gears into forward motion on Sept 18th, the few days prior can feel like the deep-breath, rolling-up-our-sleeves moment before we get down […]

Mars’ full steam ahead

O.M.G., what a huge breath of fresh air this Mars-out-of-retrograde-shadow is, particularly to Mars-centric folks like myself. We have all been dealing with Mars’ retrograde themes since Mid-May, when it entered this stretch of the zodiac that it then tripled-back over, forward, retrograding, and then forward again.  During that time, our drive, passions, courage, willpower, […]

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Why Astrology doesn’t run on belief

People sometimes ask me, why I “believe” in Astrology. That question amuses me with its’ underlying assumptions; that it’s a question of (presumably blind) faith, or reading or being told something which you then believe to be true. That is not how my path into Astrology went, at all; When I was first exposed to […]

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Wishing everyone a happy 2017!

BellaBella’s been practicing and teaching Western psycho-spiritual Astrology since 2008. She’s known for her caring, intuitive style and practical advice on how to apply Astrology to enrich our self knowledge and personal lives.  She believes in celebrating the uniqueness, and enabling the empowerment of every person she comes across, and loves to put Astrology to […]

Saturn’s Rx in Sagittarius: the seeking of healthy boundaries

With Saturn’s beginning of its’ 5-month retrograde in Sagittarius last Friday (March 25th, 2016 EDT), we are each of us exploring our relationships to boundaries- social, and personal, and how the two marry. With social-activist unrest going on in the world these days (which I wrote about here), let’s start with the social and transition […]

Social injustice, and the road to reform & healing

For a good chunk of today(March 24th, 2016), the transiting Moon joined forces (conjoined) with Black-Moon-Lilith, the voice of the wounded, angry feminine, in a sign of Libra, well-known for its’ connection with the scales of justice. For fellow Ontario residents, who’s eyes are open, we certainly saw those themes activated today. :-/ And I […]

In the wake of the Mercury Retrograde…

Oh, would you look at that- anyone else noticed how the social systems are showing even MORE cracks in their foundations of integrity this week? It’s not really in direct scandals.It isn’t always right there in the open with all its’ facts, but there are all these stories coming up lately, of things which give […]

The alignment in the sky, debunked.

So, by now, many of you have seen some reference to the “rare way 5 planets are lining up in the sky”, starting today. This seems to have caused some confusion, so I’d like to assure you all- this is NOT an Astrological phenomenon. The planets are movin’ along, business as usual, in their Astrological […]

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The Virgo/Pisces oppositions- the emotional perspective

It’s tempting to reject and push away depressive apathy when it somehow stealthily finds its way in, chalking it up to just a negative side effect of Virgo season which must be transmuted. But, then again, perhaps the true inspiration and compassionately creative genius in life, is found through this feeling, and out the other […]