Astro Chronicles

Pithy Astro Forecast
Jost VanDyke

Virgo Season

Virgo Season kicks off with her ruler Mercury stationing retrograde @ Virgo 21-22 on Wednesday 23 August. As we know, among the areas Mercury rules are cognition and communication. Mercury likes to gather facts and information, too. Although we tend to relegate Mercury to mundane tasks – especially while he’s in fastidious Virgo – there’s a spiritual dimension to Mercury, as well. The Winged Messenger is the social butterfly, the emissary between the inner, outer, lower, higher realms of the mind. Thus, Mercury is quite well-versed in divination and is the intuitive connector of seemingly disparate dots and meaningful patterns. Virgo rules the Solar 6th house of everyday life – wellbeing and health, occupation and digestion. Virgo alchemizes the nuts

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