Second New Moon of Autumn

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Happy New Moon dreamers, empaths, healers, artists, dancers, druids, witches and moon people! We begin our Second New Moon of Autumn (26°35′ Libra) on Thursday, October 19, 2017 @ 12:12 pm (pdt). It is the traditional Scorpio New Moon and we enter the “fullness moon” of Autumn which is a celebration of…

Directions for Elder Mountain’s monthly Lunar Work-Study

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – We have been getting a lot of new participators on our monthly lunar practice each month and once in awhile for the newer people, I send out a basic outline of the “Lunar Practice and Disciplines” and how and why its done. The benefits and struggles of our self…

Stars, Moons, Charming and Tattoos

I work with Slavic-Balkan Moon Charming through Water, when moisture needs to rise. That can be emotional issues within folk healing, which is done when the mental body and mental activity has terribly repressed and imbalanced the body’s relationship to the emotional body. I also do Fire charming rituals, which are strictly for purification, an emptying…

Third New Moon of Summer and Full Solar Eclipse

By Phoenix the Elder – Greetings everyone, this is our last moon cycle of summer, we end the season with this third (moon). As an astrologer, the last forty years, I am not influenced by spiritual fads, nor fancy words when it comes to my path and journey.  I say this because… This is the first…

Second Full Moon of Summer 2017

By Phoenix the Elder – Greetings, we now enter our Second Full Moon of Summer, and work with our one release intention, something that does not serve our highest good. We are hitting the peak of summer with this full moon, what is actually the true Midsummer and she sits at 14 degrees Aquarius beginning on Monday,…

Second New Moon of Summer 2017

By Phoenix the Elder – Happy new moon dreamers, moon people, empaths, dancers, artists, druids, witches, herbalists and shaman wannabees! Our sister Moon has returned to her new beginnings again and I hope you will too. The second of our three summer New Moons starts Sunday, July 23, 2017, at 2:45 am, at 0° Leo. Zero degree marks…

First Full Moon of Summer

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Greeting Dreamers, Moon People, Artists, Healers and Witches, we enter the Full Moon on Saturday July 8, 2017 with a very powerful line up. Mars & Sun are conjunct, sitting opposite Moon & Pluto, giving all of us some energy and will power (mars) into the energy of transformation called death…

Sobriety Spirituality is for Old Souls and Dreamers

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Healing takes a long time, one issue we have can weave through a lifetime for twenty or thirty years. That issue has an equivalent symbols in your dreams (at certain periods of your life) until the issue is completely healed. Never feel rushed in your healing journey, its better…

2nd Full Moon of Spring

The “Second Full Moon of Spring” arrives Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 20 degrees Scorpio. We are half way through our moon cycle, so chose your release intention wisely and base it on what surfaced from your new moon intention two weeks ago. All full moons are a three-fold process which then flows into the 3rd quarter moon (a tension) just like the 1st…

Crabby little Sea Scorpion

By Phoenix the Elder – My apprentice Burnt Stone and I were talking again about the Cancer symbol of the Lobster looking Scorpion. In antiquity, the symbol was not the Crab for the sign of Cancer, it was the “Sea Scorpion” and this is why some of the old Zodiac and Esoteric work features the…

First New Moon of Spring

Monthly Lunar Workstudy with Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Happy new year to Mother Earth and we celebrate the 1st New Moon of Spring! I hope that your three winter moon practices left you a little more grounded, at least enough to commit to another year of lunar intention work. Fresh air returns and opens the windows of our soul –…

The 13th Moon

Monthly Lunar Work-Study with Phoenix of Elder Mountain – My fated work with my kinship to the moon, was to return to the prehistory lunar practices of the grandmothers, which has taken me my entire life (maiden, mother and now elder) to bring this invisible reality back, step by step, moon by moon and decade…

3rd New Moon of Winter

Lunar Monthly Musings by Phoenix the Elder – We officially enter the 3rd New Moon of Winter (Aquarius) on January 27th, 2017 around 4:00 pm PST with a Lunar Eclipse on the Leo full moon in two weeks. Greetings artists, people of dreams and visions, healers, seers and empaths… we have completed our second moon…

Second New Moon of Winter

Lunar Musings by Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Greetings Dreamers, I hope the winter finds you warm and cozy! We begin our 2nd moon of winter starting December 28/29, 2016 with the New Moon sitting at 7º Capricorn. Mercury, Moon & Sun are all conjunct and they sit opposite the asteroid Wisdom. This means all…

3rd New Moon of Autumn

Elder Mountain’s Moon Magic by Phoenix – The New Moon beings Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 7 degrees Scorpio, with Hygeia and Mercury, the Goddess of Health and the God of Communications as our guiding lights. Greetings everyone, how was your 2nd Moon of Autumn, that Libra relationship moon was very enlightening and very strong for many in…

2nd New Moon of Autumn 2016

By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Hello Dreamers, our second New Moon of Autumn begins Sept 30, 2016 as the leaves turn bright red and gold to pleasure our senses. The lunar cycle sits in the constellation of Libra at 8° degrees this month and sets the tone of right relationship. Libra is many things,…

First Moon of Autumn

Elder Mountain’s New Moon Musings by Phoenix – Our New Moon starts September 1, 2016 and sits in the constellation of Virgo at 09°21′ which is a month of service and healing.  Hello Dreamers, Druids, Moon Children, Artists, Empaths, Witches, Magicians, Shape-Shifters and Earth Lovers! I hope that the last moon in Leo brought you…

First New Moon of Summer

Monthly Moon Musings By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Our New Moon of Summer starts at “13 degrees” of Cancer, beginning July 4th, 2016 with the planet of communication Mercury, conjuncting the Sun | Moon, in opposition to Pluto. These are powerful when Pluto in any form, influences us. Most people are familiar with Mercury retrogrades,…

First New Moon of Summer

Greetings Dreamers, Artists, Moon Children, Mystics, Spiritual Souls and Nature Seekers… Our first New Moon of Summer begins June 4, 2016 and we have a strong grouping of energy in Gemini at 14° degrees: Sun, Moon, Venus with Vesta and Amphitrite close by all opposite Saturn. The 14th degree according to Ptolemy reflects: “Ignorance from…

2nd Full Moon of Spring

Our Second Full Moon of Spring begins on Thursday, April 21, 2016 @ 10:23 pm, Pacific Northwest and she sits at 2 degrees ’31 Scorpio. (Full Moon April 20, 2016 PST to re-adjust what is currently going on with the moon cycles). I have been working with the lunar phases solely, for the past seventeen…

Understanding the Cadent Houses

My chicken scratch notes combined over the years of experience. Makes no sense without a few years (about five or six) as an apprentice. : )

2nd Moon of Spring

2nd NEW MOON of SPRING  Thursday, April 7, 2016 4:24 am Pacific Dreamtime – By Phoenix of Elder Mountain – Greetings Dreamers, our beautiful second moon of Spring has arrived and your signs should be permeating all around you now. My signs have already appeared, an Osprey, images of Swans and Caskets. I have a…