a grounded approach to the heavenly ecosystem

Venus in Retrograde Out of Bounds

Previous conventions are collapsing all around. Will the ingenuity of Venus out of bounds in Gemini help us create new, well-informed paths for ourselves?

Mars Out of Bounds

If the declination of Mars in a chart is greater than 23 degrees and 27 minutes north or south, this is considered Mars out of bounds. So what can this tell us about a person? Mars in Astrology In astrology, we understand Mars as a representative of energies that are associated with modern masculinity, whether tainted […]

Venus Out of Bounds

If the declination of Venus in a chart is greater than 23 degrees and 27 minutes north or south, this is considered Venus out of bounds. So what can this tell us about a person? The Symbology of Venus In astrology, Venus works as a symbol for a myriad of concepts: personal values, aesthetic tastes, patterns […]

The Astrology of Kevin Barnes and Mercury Out of Bounds

Perhaps you are familiar with Kevin Barnes and Of Montreal, the art-rock/funk/indie band formed by Barnes in Athens, Georgia, in 1996. Perhaps not. I’m here to examine Kevin Barnes, who has been the artistic mainstay of the band for twenty years. According to the INTERNET, he was born on May 30, 1974. We don’t have public […]

Out of Bounds Planets

The Mechanics For a planet to be classified as an out of bounds planet, it must be traveling through our sky at a remarkably high or low angle along the ecliptic–the path created forged by the Sun and Moon, occupied by the zodiacal constellations, that one strip of sky through which the first astrologers noted […]

The Moon Out of Bounds

The Moon Out of Bounds If the declination of the moon in a chart is greater than 23 degrees and 27 minutes north or south, this is considered a moon out of bounds. But, as I’m often asked, what does that mean? If you or someone you know has a moon out of bounds–found predominantly in the […]