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Free Webinar: Maturing into This Decade, the Next 7 Years

What does it mean to come of age at a time like this? Looking to the astrology of the upcoming 7 years will determine how folks in their 20’s will blossom into the agents of change in our world. This is a special webinar for pre-Saturn Return folks, but also gives a great context for understanding this decade overall.

Click to watch the replay of this webinar from 12/26/20

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Oak Astrology School FAQs

It‘s been 1 year since Oak Astrology School formed and it has gone through so many great phases in just this short amount of time!

Honored to share a structure to my school that feels aligned to my being and recognizing the powerful impact that this work has had on my students this past year.

Check out this FAQ and feel free to send over other questions oakastrology@gmail.com

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How Will the Great Conjunction affect your sign for the next 20 years?

The Great Conjunction of Saturn and Jupiter that occurs every 20 years is a marker for political and economic development. The ancients looked to the Jupiter Saturn conjunction as the omen of new leadership. It has also been speculated that it is the infamous ‘Star of Bethlehem’.

On the Winter Solstice, December 21, 2020 this alignment occurs at 00° Aquarius and their proximity to each other by zodiacal longitude AND latitude (declination) are closer than they have been in nearly 400 years.

To add to the potency of this connection, the past 200 years Jupiter and Saturn have been consecutively meeting in earth signs. This upcoming Great Conjunction heralds a new series where they align in air signs. If the past 200 years was the Industrial Revolution and the destruction of the Earth and her resources, this new age will innovate our ways of relating. We are now at a true threshold to a new era. Air connects us through concept, mental frameworks and technology. If tech wasn’t weird already, it’s about to get WEIRDER. It’s already so easy to go cross-eyed while falling into an existential spiral in 2020.

The role of Aquarius as the questioner of the sky is to stir up all facets of what is culturally relevant- The time is ripe to reframe culture itself and we will see this reflected in all industries. The ways we socially agree upon value, education, equity and exchange are set to change – and WE, the people (aquarius), have a social duty in all of this.

Jupiter is the force of expanse and Saturn is the force of contraction. As universal principles, growth and materialization shape our external reality aka society – Together, Jupiter and Saturn are the cosmic accordion of our world – Their movements indicate economic trends, the justice system (our laws and their enforcement) and especially the social values that are to be highlighted.

As Jupiter and Saturn are opposing, yet necessary functions of our societal values, their conjunction indicates both beginnings and endings. In our personal lives, it will not be surprising to see endings of long held attitudes to make room for implementing more inspiring/innovative ideals. This seems to be a more positive shift from the dreary and solemn collective experience of 2020. It feels more like ‘hope, with an edge’. Or a feeling of aspiration that has a tangible gravity. Even if we may not understand what this exactly means for us just quite yet – A gestation is occurring as we ponder in isolation.

The most tangible way of utilizing astrology is study of cycles. To understand the Jupiter Saturn conjunction, going back to the last cycle can give us some background to what we can expect.

JUPITER SATURN CONJUNCTION IN MAY 2000 – 22° TAURUS

A seed for economic growth occurred in the the comfy sign of material security and what has been very notable within these last 20 years? The internet has created a highly individualized consumer culture where a window into ‘the good life’ is not only easily accessible, living an very aesthetic and customized lifestyle is ‘available’ to the masses because of social media. Think about the rise of Whole Foods and how commercial grocery brands have shifted toward ‘artisan’ style foods. The selection of ‘boutique’ grocery items has become a norm. Off the top of my mind things like the rise of Paypal (1998), Etsy (2005), Wholefoods (bought by Amazon in 2017) have created a fast-paced instant-gratification culture of specialty shopping that we do benefit from. In 20 years, our relationship to materialism has truly changed.

THE JUPITER SATURN CONJUNCTION DECEMBER 21, 2020 @ 00° AQUARIUS

The next 20 years will see economic trends emphasized in technology. Advances in all forms and methods of sharing information. Laws and restrictions around technology. New forms and concepts of economy. More value and consideration placed on socialist ideals. Revolts that lead to more equity and focus on the people.

HOW WILL THIS CONJUNCTION EFFECT YOU FOR THE NEXT 20 YEARS?

If you’re old enough to remember, thinking about the events in your life at Jupiter Saturn conjunction that occurred 20 years ago can give context to what you will be birthing in these upcoming 20 years as well.

Aries Rising

A pulse of inspiration is calling you to connect with more like-minded people. A seed is being planted within this next year for a vibrant social life. Try to recall the last conjunction that occurred in May 2000. Was there any indications at this time that affected how you establish your worth in relation to other people? How does your relationship to wealth now influence the types of connections you are fostering?

Taurus Rising

The last conjunction in May 2000 was a major time for you as it occurred in your sign – A major insight about yourself was born then. How does that relate to this time of your life? How are you now getting ready to publicly declare yourself in a bold and innovative way? This great conjunction in Dec 2020 occurs enlivens your career, don’t be afraid to blossom.

Gemini Rising

The previous conjunction 20 years ago in May of 2000 took you into a deep internal process, you may have had a spiritual experience or felt deep loss at that time. How has that experience been influential in what you are currently studying and cultivating? The wisdom at your fingers may have it’s seedling deep within your soul.

Cancer Rising

The last Jupiter Saturn conjunction of May 2000 planted a seed of awareness around your social circles. How have your ways of relating and caring for your peoples developed in these past 20 years? This new 20 year cycle is opening you to innovations that allow you to invest in your relationships – and vice versa. How do you truly want your relationships to empower, to feed, and nourish you?

Leo Rising

Some powerful shifts were occurring internally for you in May 2000. They were changes and realizations to do with your family or origin story. As the Jupiter Saturn conjunction occurs on December 21 2020, how are you feeling called to innovate your relationships? You are feeling a vibrancy in the relationship department at this time. Try to weave together your understanding of the previous cycle as a way to inform this new threshold that you are stepping through.

Virgo Rising

A major change occurred in your world view in May 2000. Think back as important attitudes around politics, philosophy and spirituality were likely formed at that time. As this Great Conjunction occurs on December 21 2020, you are now trying to implement those viewpoints into a new way of working. Trying to weave your authentic and expansive viewpoints into your day-to-day life is a huge chapter that is being born this year.

Libra Rising

Think back to May 2000 as the last Jupiter Saturn conjunction brought awareness to your attitudes around sharing, intimacy and power-exchange in relationships. As this 20 year cycle comes to a close, how is that now informing your ability to give and receive love? The Great Conjunction on December 21, 2020 brings inspiration to your passions. It’s an invitation to continue pursuing what brings you personal excitement and is ultimately life-affirming for you.

Scorpio Rising

This great conjunction on December 21, 2020 hits a tender place for you as it brings awareness to your roots, familial dynamics, and ancestry. A new cycle is being born at your core and it’s a beautiful time to deepen the connection to your origin story. In May of 2000, the previous Jupiter Saturn conjunction brought a major event that influenced your relationship dynamics. How are these chapters connected? Do they have much to do with your parents and grandparents?

Sagittarius Rising

As this next Saturn Jupiter conjunction occurs on December 21 2020, in what ways are you getting ready to speak your truth? New ideas are brewing and it has been a long 2020 for you. The previous conjunction in May 2020 began an inquiry around purposeful work. How are you now innovating those ideals around your service to this world?

Capricorn Rising

What new and exciting ways are you thinking about your money and lifestyle at this time? These next 20 years promise a new chapter being born within your attitudes toward wealth and the lifestyle you are aspiring toward. Think back to May of 2000 as there may have been a passion that is the inspiration for this period of time! Define the ‘prize’ that you have kept your eye on in these past two decades and see how it is aligned to your current value system.

Aquarius Rising

What a special time for you as the cosmic accordion is both asking for commitment as well as steady faith in the new expression of yourself that is unfolding. Think back to May of 2000 at the time of the previous Jupiter Saturn conjunction. Was there a major event in your family that has been an influence in how you have grown and developed into who you are at this point in time? Exploring your ancestry can be fuel for this potent chapter in your life.

Pisces Rising

An imaginative time for you as the upcoming Jupiter Saturn conjunction stimulates your subconscious. You may be feeling the weight of the world on your heart at this time, it may be important to take special care of yourself – This can be inspiring as this seed being birthed grants you the visionary eyes for our world. Think back to May 2000, as the previous cycle activated the knowledge that you are using in this visionary work.

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Certification For Oak Astrology School

What is certification even worth?

There are a lot of qualities regarding the idea of certification that can seem corny and gimmicky. Although, with so much questionable astrology out there, these types of achievements can help establish credibility. We can’t deny that astrology is exponentially growing in popularity. Oak Astrology School is interested in upholding the tradition of astrology and our certification program reflects that.

Benefits of Certification:

  • Oak Astrology School standard of education is equivalent to the NCGR – Professional Astrologer Alliance Level 1 when you enroll in the Calculating a Chart Course.
  • Certification through Oak Astrology School is guaranteed preparation for certification through the NCGR – PAA.
  • Our certification ensures that you are able to grow and develop after you complete the Full Astrology Course
  • Give your practice an edge and a sense of mastery

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Revolutionary 2021

If you think that 2020 is a mindfuck that will fade away by 2021, I hate to burst your bubble, but we are just getting started.

As this global pandemic has urged all of humanity to take several seats back, it is interesting how so many of us are just waiting for things to go back to normal.

This is where astrology is very helpful, both in timing and understanding the visceral experience of these planetary archetypes. Starting off 2020 with the much anticipated/worrisome Saturn Pluto Conjunction in Capricorn plus south node eclipses is a very strong indicator of permanent change. As a conjunction is symbolic of a new cycle there are many new cycles in 2020 that have brought dramatic results and we are yet to experience one more in December.

Saturn / Pluto in Capricorn – January 2020 – this 40 year cycle of Pluto and Saturn has brought stark clarity to the darkness in our politics. We are witnessing political conservatism internationally – ICE, China, Armenia/Turkey, Philippines, Black Lives Matter, just to name a few of the most obvious – and generally we are seeing the shadow of law enforcement and government structure.

Jupiter / Pluto in Capricorn – April, August, November 2020 – The super wealthy increase their fortunes by more than a quarter during the pandemic while unemployment rates soar.

These two cycles that have been present all year seem to support each other, in the sense that Jupiter’s presence adds the element of more more more. It’s safe to say that we are exhausted by the extreme polarity of structural power and the unfair distribution of wealth and justice.

A turning point?

Jupiter / Saturn in Aquarius – December 20, 2020 – The Jupiter Saturn conjunction occurs every 20 years. It is an indicator of new forms of economy and politics. Jupiter and Saturn are planets that directly relate to the economy and government. This year the Jupiter Saturn conjunction occurs during an election year.

The most interesting details about the Jupiter Saturn conjunction is that most US presidents have either been assassinated or survived an assassination attempt if this conjunction occurs during their time in office. In the past 200 years, only presidents 3 have not had this fate – Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe and George W Bush. Historic assassinations that occurred under this cycle would be Abraham Lincoln, JFK, the Reagan assassination attempt and Warren Harding.

But why?

Jupiter representing the universal force of expansion is also the virtues that we uphold in society. Kings, leaders and those with political influence are often represented by Jupiter. Saturn as limit, boundary and in some cases death, we see the literal ‘death of the king’. On a more practical level, Jupiter’s natural association with philosophy, growth and idealism is given a tangible structure when it comes together with Saturn. This is where we will see innovations in government and restructuring for the people, as Jupiter and Saturn come together in the sign of Aquarius. Hopefully this shift into Aquarius will be the necessary boost that the collective needs as it is very easy to feel hopeless in the midst of the all the shenanigans in politics, police enforcement and social dynamics.

Something to keep in mind is that each of these conjunctions, between Jupiter/Pluto, Saturn/Pluto and Jupiter/Saturn are all new beginnings. We will see how the events of this monumental year 2020 will begin to unfold and bear their fruit as the years go by.

The most prominent signature of 2021 is the squares between Saturn and Uranus (2/18/21, 6/14/21, 12/24/21). They remain in close proximity through 2021 and come very close to square once again in October of 2022. The effect of this square will be the background of the next two+ years.

Saturn and Uranus are next door neighbors in the sky, and they represent opposite polarities. Saturn is anything that involves limitation – enforcement, tradition, law, consequence and time. Uranus is symbolic of genius, innovation, breaking tradition and social progress. As Saturn and Uranus square off, it is obvious that the social unrest that has already been developing in 2020 will hit a peak. Historically, squares between Uranus and Saturn involve drastic economic downturns and recessions. Based on the unemployment rates and financial crisis that most Americans are already facing, the ‘prediction’ that a possible economic crash will happen next year is not too far-fetched although the symbolism does confirm it.

Saturn as the old turds currently in office that are greedy, racist and disinterested in the common good will be met with opposition from the people. It may be hard to say whether this uprising will be from mandated vaccinations or just being pissed off from the immoralities of the justice system – We do have plenty to be upset with.

No need to be discouraged, we got this. As December 2020 rolls in and Jupiter and Saturn change signs to Aquarius, it changes the landscape both in energy and social dynamics. It will be lighter, more social, progressive. Not to mention it will bring in more hope and possibility, as air is a much more buoyant energy than the heavy emphasis of Earth planets from this past year.

Connection & community are of the most important assets that one can have – As a general life rule and, in particular, this period of time. As we move through this last part of 2020 and reminiscing of times pre-social-distancing, beginning to process what type of impact you want to create in your community and society will prepare you for the very interesting & shaky energy of 2021.

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Next Cohort Begins This Week

I’m elated! So many students have taken advantage of the payment plan. It’s such a dream to create this community space. Looking forward to connecting with this next group. Enrollment closes on Sept 7


“It’s been great to trust Oak and be in safe and sacred space with other BIPOC folks during class. I recommend anyone of any level in their astrology or soul healing journey to work with them if you’re finding yourself reading this. 
Their content is digestible, easy to follow along, and visually appealing. I really appreciate having the recordings to refer back to. It is not the easiest to connect virtually, but Oak has made an inviting and safe container for us. Oak and my classmates are very much supportive and I feel very lucky to have this community in this virtual space.
My cohort is soo adorbs and we are all in different levels of our astrology learning.  I never feel like I do not belong because I’m not as *advanced* as others. Oak is able to offer an array of information for the intermediate/advanced learners too.
Our live classes are dynamic and a range of topics are discussed given all of our individual and collective healing (amidst social uprisings, pandemic). But the space is validating, affirming, and soo refreshing. It’s great to hear forecasts for the week, too. I hope others can experience the space Oak has cultivated and meet others in their cohort on similar physical/mental/emotional/spiritual journeys.”
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FAQs 2

Been loving the questions I’ve been receiving about signing up for these courses. Here’s a bit of info about the class structures and some of my reasons behind it.

Benefits of the recorded material is that it is a proper skeleton for learning astrology. This can be studied at your own pace and you have access to it at all times.

Benefits of the weekly virtual classes is to apply the techniques to charts and refine those skills in a mentorship setting. This fulfills both the beginner and intermediate students as we engage in thoughtful dialog around chart analysis.

I offer payment plans for students and can be flexible with different situations please feel free to reach out for any questions.

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Toni Morrison & the US Chart

As we approach the 4th of July, it is ironic as we in this nation are in deep inquiry about freedom, justice and liberty for all. Looking at Toni Morrison’s natal chart over-layed upon the natal chart of the United States shows a succinct synastry. Her life and work penetrate the dark shadow of the US collective and genetic memory, and as well, her work speaks to the hearts of the nation. As we have been experiencing eclipses shining light on critical degrees in the US natal chart, you don’t have to be an astrologer to see and feel that things are changing. 

As we move forward in creating the necessary changes to uplift, protect and create a safe world for all of our black siblings we can hold the energy and work of Toni Morrison in our hearts as a way to maintain unshakable resolve. 

This is a clip from the lecture I did for The Association for Young Astrologers on Out of Bounds Planets & Racial Justice. I explore the charts of famous activists, harm doers, and violent events in US history.

 #tonimorrison #hero #restinpeace #thankyou #astrology #justiceforbreonnataylor #protectblacklives #nojusticenopeace

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Understanding the Moon

I’ve been feeling so happy with the recent launch of my website for Oak Astrology School. It’s been 3 months since the April cohort started meeting weekly and we are just now getting to talking about the moon. 

The moon is the doorway into our personal history, as it is also the quality that connects us to nature and thus the collective. When we work with the moon, when we honor the moon, we automatically defy the patriarchy, we deny what capitalism stands for. 



Here’s a little video snippet of our live weekly class from yesterday:



The next Cohort is Sept 1 2020 and you can sign up now to gain access to the course success materials and start studying the 30 hours of recorded lectures. The weekly classes go for 8 months through the completion of the course materials and are a deep dive into learning effective and healing natal astrology. That is over 50 hours of live classes with personalized mentoring.

Weekly astrology class has been a safe-haven for me and my students as we have built communities around this wisdom tradition and emotional support. Astrology is the study of energy and the human experience, it is a very grounding practice at a time of civil unrest. 

Oak Astrology School’s price structure is curated primarily for POC and marginalized people. I welcome folks who are called to this practice and are in a difficult financial situation and offer payment plans.

For any questions please email me oakastrology@gmail.com

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July Eclipses 2020

The eclipses within this month are the final eclipses in Cancer Capricorn for another 9 years. Manifesting is something commonly done during new and full moons, but looking back is necessary as we stand in the threshold of change. A cancer solar eclipse is an immense new beginning in recognizing where we belong and what we feel closeness to. This new and updated personal narrative that we are creating will always reflect where we come from and our ancestry (capricorn). We can think of this within our personal sphere and we can definitely see this in the world at large. Here in the United States there is an upheaval of the oppressive structures and violent history that our country is built upon. Many other countries are also experiencing dramatic political conservatism- which is indicated by the Saturn/Pluto conjunction of this year, though the eclipses have contributed the overwhelming intensity of 2020. Wishing you powerful reflections and the ability to create long lasting changes that honor your healing and your compassionate heart.