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Eric Francis

About Eric Francis

Planet Waves began in 1998 as the home of the Eric Francis horoscope, a prominent feature in our premium service. Going far beyond what most Sun-sign astrologers even dream is possible, Eric brings in-depth interpretations to his work. He is a pioneer in the newly-discovered planets, including Chiron and the centaurs, and is able to translate their movements into accessible human terms, offering ideas for life, love and work. Discover a whole new world of literary journalism in Planet Waves. We offer free trial subscriptions, discounts for students and seniors, and gift subscriptions for veterans and those on active military duty.

Mercury in Libra: Diplomacy, or Balance

Mercury entered Libra Tuesday at 1:38 am EDT (05:38 UTC), the ultimate image of a diplomatic approach to a question or issue. Mercury will be retracing the steps where Mars tacked back and forth between December 2013 and July 2014. … Continue reading

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Mars-Saturn and the Virgo New Moon

Today is a big day. We have the Mars-Saturn conjunction in Scorpio, in the sign of Mars’ classical rulership. Mars is the night ruler of the water signs, another strong association to Scorpio. And we also have the Virgo New … Continue reading

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New daily will update at 5:33 am EDT (09:33 UTC)

When the Moon ingresses Virgo.

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Request for comments about login process

Dear Planet Waves Reader: For the past few weeks, we’ve been requiring registered login for this blog. I’ve also been working with our software engineer to resolve certain problems related to this process that readers have reported. There are two, … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead — the September Monthly Horoscope

I just finished the long monthly horoscope for September. This will be distributed to Planet Waves subscribers, Core Community members and All Access Pass holders. But not before I do a special edition for Friday on Sun in Virgo, Virgo … Continue reading

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Late Leo, plus Sun Virgo and Mars conjunct Saturn

Thanks for bearing with the slow updates of Daily Astrology (and for my clients, the pause in SMS messages). I’m currently in one of those tight curves that included finishing Good as Gold, leaving town for a few days, then … Continue reading

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Once upon a time, there was the 8/11 eclipse

Today is the 15th anniversary of one of the great astrological events of our lifetimes — the grand cross and total solar eclipse of Aug. 11, 1999. This was the event that years earlier, astrologer Ani Black said she planned … Continue reading

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Ominous Feeling Moon, but Not Really

The Capricorn Moon is making its way toward Pluto, and after completing its sextile to Neptune in Pisces and Mars in Scorpio, will form an exact conjunction to Pluto at 4:22 am EDT (08:22 UTC). Moon-Pluto is the original ominous-feeling … Continue reading

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Sagittarius Moon, Capricorn Moon

I opened up Io Sprite (my real-time planet animation software) a moment ago and noticed that the Moon is exactly conjunct Pholus, the second-ever discovered centaur (key concepts: small cause, big effect; homeopathy; four generations; runaway reaction; release into the … Continue reading

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Planet Waves FM on the Gaza Humanitarian Crisis — and the Aquarius Full Moon

Does the Aquarius Full Moon suggest that an end to the Gaza crisis is in store? I am not sure, but I explain the ways to work with Full Moon energy to break a deadlock or get out of an … Continue reading

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