Whitney Will

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    The astrology of 2023: Calmer seas ahead

    As I write this, we are in the liminal week between Christmas and the New Year — a week of travel, leftovers, clean-up, and thank-you notes. From this precarious vantage point, we look back and we look ahead, reflecting on the year that was and dreaming into the year that… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Mars Retrograde in Gemini: It is a great time to change your mind

    One of the things about astrology, as with life, is that if you pay attention long enough, eventually it is just the same stuff over and over again. Despite buzzwords like “portals” and “lion’s gate” and evolutionary language, astrology is essentially the study of cycles that repeat themselves.read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Sun Signs: The Pluto Return of the USA

    The past several years have been harrowing, to put it simply. From the personal to the political, the stresses of the pandemic have exhumed many things from our personal and collective histories. At a national level and through the lens of astrology, this is to be expected as the United… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Sun signs: Venus retrograde renews joy

    There was one time, a few years ago, when I had a religious experience over pasta. I was invited to the soft opening of Free Range in Basalt, and Flip Wise, the chef at the time, had invited the local farmers. The chitarra pasta arrived, and after theread more →

  • Locations: Columns Published

    Star Signs: Upcoming eclipse straddles two polarities

    By Whitney Will

    There will be a lunar eclipse in the wee hours of Friday, Nov. 19, that opens up a new series of eclipses taking place over the next 18 months. There will then be a solar eclipse on Dec. 4 that closes down the series we have been… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    The Mars cycle, the Hero's Journey and you

    In a recent YouTube video I recorded for last week’s full moon in Pisces (Sept. 20), I emphasized that full moons are the halfway point, not the end of the cycle. They represent the culmination of the waxing, creative force, and pivot us into the receptive half ofread more →