Monthly Archives: October 2017

The King & The ‘Wannabe’ King

Can planets discovered centuries later play a role in earlier charts? This photo is of Henry VIII, while he was still very young and not yet King of England.  While visiting the local Senior Center I came across a newspaper … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Inevitable End

This painting by Kathy Krantz Fieramosca can be found at CIA headquarters. It depicts Tolkachev at work in his apartment taking photos of documents during his lunch break.  No spy in our history provided such remarkable and valuable material as … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Chart Elements 17; Surprise, Career, Intentions — Uranus-MC-Sun

Photo of Tolkachev being arrested and placed in a van for transport to prison. Over the intervening years between our last coverage period and mid-1985, Tolkachev continued to provide the CIA in Moscow with a wealth of intelligence material on … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chart Elements 16: Anticipating “When” During The Following Two Weeks.

Often a Moon-to-Sun Return chart will have several planets in angular houses, but not near the angles.  As a consequence we might at first dismiss the chart as not being very exciting.  For the practiced astrologer, such is not the … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns | Tagged , , ,

Chart Elements 15: No Closelly Angular Planets

What do we do when a Return chart has no closely angular planets? Does this mean that no significant actions or events will take place during the following two weeks?   Given that we are working with 22 natal and transiting … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns | Tagged , , , , ,

Chart Elements 14: Pluto And The Part Of Fortune

A year earlier Tolkachev also had a Return chart with his n/Asc. located at the MC.  It was noted then that this positioning was, in Tolkachev’s case, a promotion of his own interests.  For general applications this pattern could represent … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns | Tagged , , ,

My computer software is sick

  An update.  My computer software has a bug in its calculation routine for some forms of charting — such as Advanced diurnal charts.  This should be easy to replicate but my software provider can not duplicate the problem.  Software … Continue reading

Posted in Moon-to-Sun Returns