Madame Zombra

Please join me, Madame Zombra, in the future for a little astral travel, if you will. We shall look at the planets in their transits as they occur, not as prophecy but as signposts for our journey. In columns ahead, if you have questions, you may use the Comments section to ask them and I will do my best to answer your query.


This year grows short. But New Year’s Eve, nor New Year’s Day has never seemed the right time for me to set forth goals for the coming year. Perhaps you have somewhat the same view. I prefer to catch a quiet hour, somewhere in the week between the major celebrations of Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa …

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Are you the pull-every-decoration-down -from-the-attic type of person or one who puts a foil-wrapped chocolate Santa on the breakfast table and considers that adequate in the ornamentation department? Not sure? Well, of course I’d advise you to go to your Sun Sign description to determine your style, so let’s pursue that line of thought immediately. …

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An older reference

“The celestial bodies are the cause of all that takes place in the sublunar world.” – Thomas Aquinas So we rub shoulders with one of the most learned and educated minds of previous centuries as we ponder our own Natal Chart. – MZ #MadameZombra


“Astrology is one of the most ancient Sciences, held in high esteem of old, by the Wise and the Great. Formerly, no Prince would make War or Peace, nor any General fight in Battle, in short, no important affair was undertaken without first consulting an Astrologer.” – Benjamin Franklin Those were the days. – MZ …

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Jupiter retrograde

Does a Retrograde Jupiter mean you’ll be penniless during this transit? (Also, if you were born with a Retrograde Jupiter, will you ever have any money at all, no matter how hard you work?) The easy answer to both these questions is, of course, “No.” The full answer to these questions is, “No, but –” …

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