Author: Sarah Gottesdiener

Moon Maven | Sex , Death and the Wonder of Creation

Magic + Makers Happy Full Moon! This full moon is often called the Pink Moon, referencing the colorfield of hues we are lucky enough to witness in the Northern Hemisphere at this time. We are in full force springtime, walking around on an awakened Earth. She’s chartreuse and emerald and pine and sage and fuscia and blushing and cherry blossoms and daisies and daffodils and so forth. She’s humming with energy, and at this time, you just might be as well! There is nothing more creative than the endless combination and displays that nature generates. Where are you ready...

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Moon Maven | We Divine Our Desires, We Own Ourselves: March Full Moon

Magic + Makers This full moon comes two weeks after a solar eclipse, and 30 days after a Full Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse! It’s here on a Thursday, ruled by Jupiter. The newness of Spring is warming us; we are a week and a half away from Daylight Saving Time. This March full moon is traditionally called the Worm Moon as the ground has thawed and we can see the worms moving through the Earth. Other names are the Chaste Moon, the Sap Moon, and the Snow Crust Moon. The orb, a glowing ornament of reflection held in the...

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Moon Maven | Full Moon Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse

Magic + Makers Full Moon, Blue Moon, Lunar Eclipse Moon, Mother of all mothers, Moon of all Moons. In the spiral of time all moons are an opportunity, a moment to breathe deeply. To make magic. But hardly any moons are a Full Moon, Blue Moon, Lunar Eclipse! Sparkle, Crackle, Cackle. Hop on your broomstick and ride this energy all the way up and all the way down. From your adorable feet to your brilliant crown. This Eclipse Blue Moon falls on a Wednesday, traditionally ruled by the messenger Mercury. Our moon is in Leo, with the sun in Aquarius....

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Moon Maven | The First Full Moon of 2018

Magic + Makers The Work of Love  “Barn’s burnt down —now I can see the moon.”—Mizuta Masahide Our first Full Moon arrives in a wonderfully divinely-timed fashion: on the very first day of the New Year, this bright new year of 2018, and on a Monday, ruled by the Moon herself! This Moon is also a Super Moon: the Moon is closer to us, and so appears much brighter than usual. This January Moon is also called the Old Moon, the Cold Moon, the Cooking Moon, the Snowdrop Moon, and the Pine Moon, depending on who you are asking. This Full...

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Moon Maven | The Last Full Moon of 2017

Magic + Makers   “I am both lock and key. What I seek is also looking for me.” The last Full Moon of 2017 is here, arriving on either Sunday or Monday, depending where you live. This December Full Moon is sometimes called the Cold Moon, the Long Night’s Moon, or the Oak Moon. This Full Moon is a Super Moon, which means its orbit is very close to earth. Super Moons appear around 10% larger than a regular Full Moon. Your emotions might feel larger, there are opportunities for deeper releases. Illumination and insights might be popping and...

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