Moon to Moon is a podcast created by intuitive guide, Britten LaRue. Moon to Moon is a space to consider, celebrate, and share the ways we come home to ourselves, anchor through change, and uncover our power -- one month, one phase, one loving step at a time. Though the podcast focuses on healing and learning through the lens of Britten's primary interests in astrology, visual culture, tarot, energy healing, meditation, and intuition, the podcast welcomes all modalities and forms of experience that help us de-program from unhelpful conditioning and remember who we are.
44. Healing Attachment Wounds: Libra Season 2021
1:02:10I share right away that the seasonal episode for Libra season is a little different this month because I offered a deep dive forecasting discussion of the Libra archetype over on Cosmic Cousins with host Jeff Hinshaw and my dear friend and collaborator Jonathan Koe. Please check it out on iTunes, Spotify, or PodBean. Here I share some of my personal gnosis from working so deeply with Venus - Libra's planetary ruler - this year. This part of the episode will be especially meaningful to you if you listed to my Taurus season episode on The Emergent No when Venus was in Taurus as well as a the episode on Dumbo's Feather when Venus was in Leo. Now Venus is in Scorpio, opposite the former and square the latter. I also get into my thoughts on the Mercury retrograde invitation - nestled as it is between a square to Pluto and an opposition to Chiron. I share some downloads I've received on this from the Akashic space. And finally I offer a collective tarot reading to support us with all we're learning this Libra season. Thank you for listening! To receive audio horoscopes by sign at the New Moons as well as weekly written astro forecasts, check out my Patreon offerings. Currently, I am only giving one-on-one readings to folks in my Patreon. If you enjoy Moon to Moon, please leave a rating and review. Thank you so much!
43. Living the F**k Out of Your Chart with Rachel Blodgett of Serpent & Bow
1:22:46Wow wow wow this is such a rich, deep, and expansive conversation. I have admired Rachel's work for a couple of years now and in 2021 we have been growing a friendship in mutual admiration and respect. I'm so honored to be able to share her voice with you here on Moon to Moon. Rachel Blodgett is an artist and poetic spellcrafter from Santa Rosa California. Working with botanical dyes and visual magic, she created the magical lingerie shop known as Serpent & Bow: serving as a channel to transformative and liberatory understandings of embodiment. Rachel also offers divinatory card readings through her tarot practice, House of Poets. She is devoted to courting Life as it moves through us: exploring the mystery of being here, surrendering to being human, and allowing artistic expression to deepen this exquisite spiritual experience in the material mundane. Follow Serpent & Bow on Instagram and visit her online store to select the piece that's meant for you. In the episode, we dive into Rachel's chart. She is a Scorpio Rising, Sag Moon, and Taurus Sun. We discuss how Serpent & Bow unfolded and how her process has been shifting in 2021 as Uranus has been informing her Sun. Rachel is a remarkable storyteller. Not only is the content of what she says incredibly authentic, deep, and wise, but also the somatic quality of her voice is slow, sensual, and grounding. There are many laters of weight to her words. You will be truly entranced by her Scorpio-Taurus embodiment here. Thank you, Rachel, for connecting with me at so many levels and sharing yourself here! And thank you for everyone who has already said Yes to Charting Your Course and to those who will soon. Registration closes Sunday night, Aug 29. We begin on September 1! LEARN ABOUT CHARTING YOUR COURSE HERE! Ready to enroll now? Jump straight HERE. The cohort is robust and we're calling in the remaining players! Come dive into the material with us. We can't wait to begin! +++ Podcast music by Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George.
42. Charting Your Course: The Reunion Show
54:44Woohoo - 42 has been my lucky number since I was a kid. I feel like this is reflected in this episode because I am so utterly fortunate to have magnetized the people you'll hear from here. I have lucky Jupiter in the 3rd House of teaching meetups and my Part of Fortune in the 11th House of constellating people with shared dreams. I am blessed when it comes to magnetizing the right people! You know this if you join any of my groups. I bring in folks who are smart, creative, critical thinkers who are also old souls seeking something more mystical and heart-led from their lives. I bring in the clever and the witty, the earnest and the authentic, the kind and the good. I am so so so lucky. Welcome to our "reunion show" with some of the cohort from last year's Charting Your Course. Thank you Pisces Sun Lauren Margolies, Scorpio Sun Mariola Rosario, Moon to Moon art creator & Leo Sun Angela George, Virgo Sun Rebecca Padgett, and Moon to Moon music composer & Pisces Sun Jonathan Koe for joining me to reminisce and share words of love for your experience of the container. Lauren, Mariola, Rebecca, and Jonathan are now practicing astrologers in the public sphere. Woohoo! Check out their voices! Reach out to them for readings! Angela is deeply involved with astrology as my business partner, and she also creates ritual products based on her knowledge of astrological magic. Stay tuned for more on that in the months ahead. Listen to the episode to learn about ways that an embodied, intuitive approach to astrology can change your life. Listen to the episode to feel inspired by these magical people. Listen to the episode to attune to whether or not this year's Charting Your Course will be the kind of investment and leap you want right now. Because it is an investment. And it is a leap. And it's worth it if you're resonating with the words we share. Thank you thank you thank you to these 5 individuals for giving Moon to Moon your time and beautiful energy. Thank you also to all of you in the cohort from last year who are listening. We felt you with us! And thank you for everyone who has already said Yes to CYC and to those who will soon. Registration closes Sunday night, Aug 29. We begin on September 1! LEARN ABOUT CHARTING YOUR COURSE HERE! Ready to enroll now? Jump straight HERE.
41. "Wholly unto Oneself" & the Astrology of Virgo Season 2021
55:01Ah Virgo, you beautiful sign, you. Happy Birthday to all the Virgo Suns! In this episode, I get into some of Virgo's wisdom teachings, including a discussion of Vesta. Then I recap where we're at right now astrologically in the year. I end by discussing the powerful new and full moons across this Virgo season. This is a powerful time for integration and shift. And the most important invitation I have for you is to go EARTH: embrace your embodiment practices, tend to your practical life, seek somatic healing, and give devotion to all skills and techniques which support your energetic clarity and sovereignty. +++ The doors are closing soon to my 7-month experiential container for learning how to be a channel for astrological wisdom and live the f**k out of your chart. Please check out the Charting Your Course page on my website. Enroll now! Early Bird is over. Regular registration ends Sunday, Aug 29. The course begins September 1. Wishing you all a beautiful Virgo season. +++ Podcast music by Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George. To get astro guidance and receive readings from me quarterly, join my Patreon here. Order your Virgo workbook or any other workbooks.
40. Living the F**k Out of Your Chart with Jeff Hinshaw of Cousins Cousins
1:34:29It is with wild glee and pride that I share this new episode with esteemed guest: Jeff Hinshaw. Jeff (he/they) has been one of my favorite voices in astrology for years and I admire their work so deeply. What a big moment for Moon to Moon! We go so deep here. Jeff was open and generous with his storytelling and fully just dropped IN with me. We dove into their chart, especially covered Jeff's Aquarius Rising / Aquarius Sun invitation, the gifts of his Virgo Moon, and all that he's been learning with Saturn in Sag in the 11th with Uranus - both sextiling his Sun. If you don't know what that means, don't worry. Focus on the quality of what's shared and the energy of what is communicated. Like all of us, Jeff has been going through lots of change lately. Remember that it's especially those with fixed signs for rising signs and fixed signs for Sun or Moon. I am sending you all my compassion. I hope Jeff's shares will inspire you to look for the larger cosmic vision coming to you right now. Part of this change has been the gift of new downloads with the celestial bodies. We talk a lot about Jeff's recent gnosis with the asteroid goddesses Juno, Ceres, Vesta, and Pallas. He calls them the "fairies" in the chart - I LOVE this! Jeff is offering a new workshop on the asteroid goddesses starting September 6. I have already signed up! Jeff's Mercury is at 13 Pisces where I have my Sun. When he talks, I light up! In my light, he speaks who he is! You might attune to this while you listen. You can connect with Jeff on Instagram at @cosmic.couins and check out their podcast at Cosmic Cousins. +++ To learn about my upcoming 7-month experiential container for learning how to be a channel for astrological wisdom and live the f**k out of your chart, check out the Charting Your Course page on my website. Enroll now for Early Bird bonuses. Early Bird ends after Aug 22. Happy Full Moon in Aquarius! +++ Podcast music by Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George. To get astro guidance and receive readings from me quarterly, join my Patreon here.
39. Living the F**k Out of Your Chart with Kristin Layne Tucker
1:48:14Welcome back to the next episode in this series Living the F**k Out of Your Chart. I hope you are loving these! My guest is Kristin Layne Tucker. Kristin is an Emmy-nominated screenwriter and highly creative human being. I know Kristin as a client and student who is fearless about going to the deepest places in the chart. A Sag Rising, Aries Sun-Venus-Mars-Mercury, and Leo Moon, Kristin has learned to be an alchemist with so much FIRE in her chart. Her life, as she shares, has been shaped by the Archer's desire to aim for a world she doesn't see yet. Her personal Aries stellium in the 5th House of creativity opposite the generational Jupiter-Saturn-Pluto in Libra in the 11th House of collectivity has been a powerful push-pull axis for her. She has been growing into how to serve her self-expression while also addressing and serving collective transformation and the calling in of new paradigms. We speak too about her Vesta-Moon conjunction in Leo in the 9th House. Tune in to hear about it! The Emmy-nominated Kristin Layne Tucker began following her calling when she transferred from Georgetown University to the University of Southern California. It was there that she took her first screenwriting class and fell in love with the art form. After college, Kristin enrolled in graduate school at the University of Texas at Austin, where she received her M.A. in Screenwriting. Post-graduate school, she worked as an assistant to a television literary agent at WME while delving into her own writing pursuits. With the television scripts she wrote, Kristin was one of seven comedy semi-finalists in the Austin Film Festival, one of six comedy finalists for the Warner Bros. Television Writers’ Workshop and was one of eight writers accepted into NBC’s Writers on the Verge. Kristin’s small screen debut came as a writer on Disney Channel’s Dog With A Blog. Subsequently, she worked as a writers’ assistant on the Showtime series Black Monday, at Hartbeat Productions on a Kevin Hart project for Netflix, and as a writer on comedian Jo Koy’s animated series This Functional Family. Her most recent writing credits include season two of HBO’s groundbreaking, Emmy-nominated A Black Lady Sketch Show as well as season two of Golden Globe and Emmy-nominated The Flight Attendant on HBO Max. Kristin was also recently tapped to write a feature for Netflix, starring Jada Pinkett Smith. In the summer of 2020, Kristin was the graduation speaker at our alma mater. This is a HUGE honor. Toward the end of our conversation, I read excerpts of her speech to reflect back to her - and to you the listener - the power of her voice. You can literally feel her chart inside these words! So moving! Enjoy! +++ To learn about my upcoming 7-month journey to learning how to read your chart and cultivate fluency and intimacy with astrology and the planets, check out the Charting Your Course page on my website. Sign up for the Early Bird bonuses here. Early Bird ends after Aug 22. +++ Podcast music by Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George. To get astro guidance and receive readings from me quarterly, join my Patreon here.
39. Living the F**k Out of Your Chart: THE WEBINAR
1:23:55On August 5, Jonathan Koe and I hosted a free webinar titled Living the F**k Out of Your Chart. In this episode, I share the audio recording from that spirited hour together. Click here if you would like to watch the video recording. In the webinar, we court the notion of "living the f**k our your chart" by asking three introductory questions: - What is astrology? - What is the birth chart? - What is not-astrology? This brings to the our super provocative thesis as well as our suggested technique for getting closer to living the f**k out of your chart in your own chart analysis. To learn about our upcoming 7-month journey to learning how to read your chart and cultivate fluency and intimacy with astrology and the planets, check out the Charting Your Course page on my website. Sign up for the Early Bird bonuses here. Early Bird ends after Aug 22. +++ Podcast music by this episode's co-teacher Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George. To get astro guidance and receive readings from me quarterly, join my Patreon here.
38. Living the F**k Out of Your Chart with Danica Boyce
1:26:05And for this second installment of LTFOOYC, I am giddy to share this rollicking conversation with the luminous Danica Boyce. Danica Boyce is a pagan life coach and educator who guides folks to shed limitation and imperialism through genuine reconnection with the abundance innate in this world and ourselves. She specializes in embodied creativity, non-hierarchical mentorship, and the energetics of holding epic, love-fueled visions for humankind and the earth. She began in academia, and after a masters in medieval studies and a teaching specialization in indigenous pedagogy, she left the conventional job market to pursue folklore podcasting and online teaching full time. She leads courses and coaches on social and personal transformation, money and career from a pagan, animistic worldview. Growing up as an imaginative child and not knowing anyone else who believed in fairies Living with that sense that you can’t do a conventional job The story of how Danica’s Fair Folk podcast was seeded while recovering from trauma The growth of Fair Folk to Danica’s great surprise: “Every step has been such a revelation, which is why I speak so passionately about doing what you want with your life.” The beautiful irony that by funneling her devotion to the magical realm she was able to fully commit to living in this earthly realm Stories behind big shifts in Danica’s voice and projects in 2020-2021 “Patriarchy isn’t the problem. Scarcity mindset is, and the belief that we’re in competition.” The horror and the grief around realizing you’ve been living blinded to the possibilities of abundance that are available to you. Realizing she didn’t want to write a book on Abundance Paganism bc she realized what she’s REALLY interested in helping reframe people’s relationship to money Danica’s incredible new offering MoneyQueer, which offers a conceptual and practical guide to re-visioning your financial potential by releasing binaristic, hierarchical beliefs about the cosmos and yourself, and trying on the liberatory lenses of queer, animistic, multiversal, and radical possibility. The most fun is when we get into how Danica’s chart reflects the stories we had been discussing. We talk about how Danica is a Scorpio Rising with Saturn at the Ascendant. She has Sun-Uranus in Sag in the 2nd house, Moon in Cancer in the 9th, and Jupiter in Capricorn in the 3rd. Please follow Danica via the links below: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/danica.boyce/ Fair Folk on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/fairfolkcast Mailing List: https://mailchi.mp/53d8b01c469b/newsletter Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/fairfolkcast MoneyQueer: https://fair-folk-media.mykajabi.com/moneyqueer +++ I hope you love this episode! Thank you for your kind rating and review if you enjoy Moon to Moon! If you're ready and excited to come learn astrology with me, check out Charting Your Course. If you see this today - 8/8 - I'm offering an extra bonus if you enroll today - a personal, one-hour reading with me! To get discounts on the course, please join my Patreon at the $12+ tiers. Podcast music by Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George.
37. Living the F**k Out of Your Chart with Jonathan Koe aka @nate_qi
1:37:44It is my honor to introduce the first of a series of episodes under the very fun title: Living the F**k Out of Your Chart. The origins of the phrasing are discussed in this episode, as Jonathan was the person who first said this as their intention for learning astrology in my astrology class Charting Your Course. Jonathan and I met initially when they booked a series of astrology readings with me in 2019. Across 2020, Jonathan became one of my most active students and community members, and in 2021 Jonathan has become my trusted teaching collaborator. Jonathan is also the creator of the beautiful music here on Moon to Moon! They are also my very, treasured dear friend. Jonathan is a queer multi-hyphenate mystic. Using the languages of music, astrology, tarot, energy, and statistics, Jonathan's work aims to empower fellow seekers through compassionate discernment, to nurture communities, and to shift our collective relationship to limitations. You can find Jonathan on IG at @nate_qi and book readings on their website. Join me and Jonathan for a free webinar on Living the F**k Out of Your Chart on Aug 5. If you see this after that date, you can still catch the replay for what will be a very juicy conversation. Sign up from receive updates on Charting Your Course, which begins again September 1 and runs to mid-March. The course page will be ready very soon. I only open the doors to my astro class once a year - this is it! The course is a life-changing experience to teach you how to read your chart and learn the language of astrology. Only the people on this mailing list will have access to the Early Bird bonus. If you enjoy this episode, please rate and review. Thank you so much!
36. Personal Gnosis with the Planets: A Conversation with My Teacher Adam Sommer of Holes to Heavens
1:38:38In this special episode, I share an interview with my astrology teacher Adam Sommer. Adam has been working in the realm of astrology for 13 years now. That's a long time! He is a trove of information and leaps between concepts and modalities with ease. Adam is a Virgo Rising with a Gemini Sun and Scorpio Moon. His mind is quick, sharp, and agile. He is a wordsmith, a trickster, and a storyteller. And he intuits deeply and bravely into the hidden and mysterious. Before our conversation begins, I share some thoughts on teachers, teaching, learning, and influencing here in this Hierophant year (I define that in the episode) as a bridge to my talk with Adam. In our conversation, we cover the following: How I came to choose Adam as my teacher (sneak peek: it has to do with Chiron) How Adam encouraged me to develop personal intimacy with the planets through personal gnosis, magic, and tracking patterns in my life Astrology as soul-making Astrology as a journey of trust to find connections between people: friends, students, clients, teachers, and other companions Adam’s wild, unexpected journey since Uranus entered his 9th House that he’s called The Wyrd Road Refining what you love about astrology over the years How to answer the question: “What kind of astrologer are you?” Adam’s story of getting claimed by astrology despite early resistance - thank yous to Bob Dylan, Richard Tarnas, and Ari Moshe How in 2009 Adam started his podcast Holes to Heavens, previously known as Exploring Astrology Why he loves working with the synodic cycles and tracking patterns over the years Inviting in magic to work with your astrological practice Adam’s affinity with Mercury as the planet to which he feels most naturally connected (Adam is Virgo Rising with a Gemini Sun!) The importance of locating stories and rewriting stories with their chart - including recognizing that “we aren’t our stories” Living with and appreciating the paradox and mystery in the chart and in astrology genrally His love for bringing people together at retreats that weave his diverse, multi-disciplinary (Gemini) interests How the Gemini-Sag lunar nodes seem to be teaching Adam now (that’s his 4th & 10th House axis) His current project to write the astrology book for The Wooden Book series If you haven't already, please go find Adam Sommer through his podcast Holes to Heavens, at his website, through his Patreon community, and on writings on Medium. If you enjoyed our conversation and/or you love this podcast, please rate and/or review it today. Thank you so much! +++ Sign up to find out more about Charting Your Course: A Wayfinding Journey to Access the Navigational Tools of Your Birth Chart. This is my once-a-year foundational astrology course and I won't offer it again for a year. Come with me to learn to walk with the planets and to understand astrology in a heart-led, intuitive way. Join my Patreon community for regular guidance. Podcast music by Jonathan Koe. Podcast art by Angela George.