Do Whole Sign Houses Explain Gauquelin’s Mars Effect?

September 15, 2018 Patrick Watson 5

Do Whole Sign Houses explain Gauquelin's "Mars Effect"? First we should understand what it is. Michel Gauquelin was a French dude who got a lot of birth times of eminent sports stars together. When he calculated all their astrological charts he noticed that Mars kept showing up in certain areas. To investigate further, Gauquelin basically…

September 2018 – Free Horoscopes for all Rising Signs

September 10, 2018 Patrick Watson 0

Here is this month’s free rising sign horoscopes for September 2018! Unlike a regular sun sign horoscope, I made these horoscopes based on your rising sign which is more personal and specific to you. If you’re not sure what your rising sign is, you’ll need to make an account with www.astro.com and enter your birth…

Annual Profections and the Ruler of the Ascendant: Beatles Edition

August 16, 2018 Patrick Watson 2

The ruler of the Ascendant and planets close to the Ascendant are considered in many different traditions of astrology to be extremely important. The ruler of the Ascendant provides a more specific description of someone’s nature, character and motivations beyond their Sun or Moon sign. Additionally, the house the Ascendant ruler falls in provides an…

What Are Annual Profections?

August 11, 2018 Patrick Watson 2

What are annual profections? They're a Hellenistic timelord system which can organize and prioritize certain transits and chart placements within a given year. Why are they important? There are so many transits going on at a given time that it can be difficult to figure out which ones you should be paying more attention to.…

Free Horoscopes for all Rising Signs – August 2018

August 1, 2018 Patrick Watson 0

Here is this month's batch of rising sign horoscopes for August 2018! Unlike a regular sun sign horoscope, I made these horoscopes based on your rising sign which is more personal and specific to you. If you're not sure what your rising sign is, you'll need to make an account with www.astro.com and enter your birth…

A History of Pluto Through the Zodiac

June 25, 2018 Patrick Watson 2

I recently finished interpretations for every planet in every sign, house and aspect for my new "Natal Horoscope Report", an automatic report which will give you my interpretations of the specific features of your chart. Over the course of writing it, I put some thought into placements I have rarely seen. Since Pluto takes nearly…