Mary Shelley

January 17, 2020
Muhammed Ali

Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali (nee Cassius Clay) was born on 17 January 1942 at 16:35 in Louisville Kentucky with Jupiter in Gemini and Saturn in Taurus. His Saturn is conjunct the planet of rebellion, Uranus, and so it is worth noting early on that Saturn transits will carry the flavour of this rebellion. Ali was one of the greatest heavyweight boxers (well THE greatest according to him) this century and he was especially noted for his clever aphorisms.  His famous quote “I float like a butterfly and sting like a bee” is a perfect example of his Jupiter and Saturn placements. No […]
May 27, 2019
Playing God

Herschel, Uranus and Mary Shelley’s Vision of Horror

This astrological story of Frankenstein, “Herschel, Uranus and Mary Shelley’s Vision of Horror”, was  originally published in “The International Astrologer”,  Aries 2009 issue for ISAR.  It was re-published in “Astrology Quarterly”, (Vol. 79, No 2) for The Astrological Lodge of London a few years later. The article was updated in late 2016 with a corrected chart for Mary Shelley’s nightmare (which was the inspiration for her book “Frankenstein”) and was re-formated on 14 May 2018, the day before Uranus ingressed into the sign or Taurus. You Have Been Warned. . . “We are about to unfold the story of Frankenstein, a man […]