Pisces Solar Eclipse: Nessus, Vesta, Tantra

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In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I dive deep into Pisces, and take a close look at Sunday’s eclipse of the Sun. I open the discussion on all things taboo, as described by Vesta (goddess of the hearth, and of sexual healing) and Nessus (centaur often associated with transgression). Music is by The Joy Formidable.

Citizenship in the Community, the Russian Connection and what LGBTQIA is So Blatantly, Obviously Missing

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In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I start with a discussion of the current eclipse pattern, which leads into the Russian connection and the resignation of Michael Flynn, the now former national security advisor to the president. The Russian connection is going to be the gift that keeps on giving.

Leo Lunar Eclipse, Muslim Ban and How to Be an Artist

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Tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM features Carole King, whose 75th birthday is Thursday. I begin with Friday’s eclipse of the Moon in Leo, and the many, many aspects that it makes. In the second segment, I look at the litigation regarding Trump’s Muslim ban; there’s about to be a hearing in San Francisco. In the third segment, I look at Carole King’s chart.

Staying Awake in Wild Times

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In this media-themed program, I look at the Uranus-Eris conjunction, Mars on the Aries Point, as well as the forthcoming Venus retrograde. In the last segment, I bring in Andrew McLuhan as my guest, and we consider what’s going on within us and around us. For my musical guests, we have Simon & Garfunkel, with songs that are (gasp!) 50 years old and sound as fresh as the day they were recorded.

Home Stretch on the 2017 Annual Edition

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Home Stretch on the 2017 Annual Edition

Eric has informed us that he’s in the final phase of writing The Book of Your Life, and has devoted this week and weekend to finishing up. He is committed to publishing this project as soon as reasonably possible, so feel free to send some positive vibes his way this week. These are all major projects, and no sign gets neglected. Eric really wants to get the annual done, and he’s making sure it will be the best it can be.

1/21 :: Women’s Voices Heard Around the World

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The buck stops now. We do have that opportunity now. You might say that Nessus includes all that stuff about misogyny and boundary issues and sexual transgression. Nessus is on the South Node, the release point of the zodiac. And this weekend, women of the world spoke up. There was both an embrace and a vast letting go. This was not an angry protest. This was a loving protest, a statement of presence, an experiment in raising our collective voices.

Welcome to 2017, Where the Political is Personal

Posted by Eric Francis

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Today’s edition of Planet Waves FM introduces the Age of Trump with my reading of Friday’s presidential inaugural chart. I offer two different takes on this most interesting horoscope, which has been adorning my notebooks, my studio walls and my mind for nearly two years.

David Bowie: Hot Tramp, We Love You So

Posted by Eric Francis

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It’s been one year since David Bowie departed the physical plane. Today’s edition of Planet Waves FM features a reading of David’s chart and some selections of his music.

Mercury Direct, J. R. R. Tolkien’s History of the World

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Today is the 125th birth anniversary of J. R. R. Tolkien (1892-1973). Today’s Planet Waves FM is an extended special edition, devoted to the work to which Tolkien himself was most devoted: The Silmarillion.

Special Focus: The Astrology of 2017

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Special Focus: The Astrology of 2017

In tonight’s edition, I look first at the Capricorn New Moon (which happens Thursday). This takes place conjunct Mercury, which is about halfway through its retrograde, and sextile Mars. Mars is applying to a conjunction with Neptune on New Year’s Eve. Be the designated driver! I then give you a preview of the astrology of 2017, looking out as far as 2020.

This Dark Hour, and an Interview with Sabrina Ourania

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This week we have a special guest on Planet Waves FM, Sabrina Ourania. She is a women’s health and wellness coach and she has some truly helpful and interesting information to offer, ranging from spirituality to menstruation to dealing with hormonal imbalances.