Chris McNulty

Chris McNulty is an astrologer, wanderer, bartender and advocate for queer justice. He is a loquacious Gemini with a cozy Cancer rising. Find him at hearthandheraldastrology.com.

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: SUMMER SOLSTICE APPROACHES

We are nearing the Summer Solstice on Tuesday, June 21, the time of year in the Northern Hemisphere when the length of daylight is at its maximum. Astrologically, we are all experiencing our greatest individuality, when we feel most independent, confident and self-sustaining. In other words, you might be...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: THE GEMINI PARTY IS TURNING UP

We are almost halfway through Gemini season, the time of year when socializing, information gathering and mental fluctuations are highlighted by the sun’s path through the Zodiac. During the first half of this year’s Gemini season, Mercury, Gemini’s ruling planet, has been retrograde, seemingly moving backward in the sky....

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: NAVIGATING CHOPPY WATERS

We have been navigating some choppy astrological waters together. Have you been struggling to find your bearings or feeling a bit off kilter? If so, don’t fret! That means you are actively participating in the relatively chaotic planet party. Last weekend presented a past-releasing total lunar eclipse. The messenger...

WHAT DO 2022’S FULL MOONS MEAN FOR YOU? – KEYS WOMAN MAGAZINE

April: Pink Moon 4.16.22 This year’s pink moon and its potent lunar energy embraces balance, which also requires a certain degree of release to make room for rebirth and renewal. Use this moon to charge your crystals outdoors while connecting with nature. May: Flower Moon 5.16.22 This moon asks us to be vulnerable so we...

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BIRTH CHARTS & ASTROLOGY – KEYS WOMAN MAGAZINE

So you know you’re a , which means you are . This is the baseline astrological information most people know for a first-time conversation over a rum-drenched painkiller or to excuse behavior that frustrates their friend group. But it’s a start. The next level of astro-knowledge is to understand that...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: ECLIPSE SEASON HOROSCOPES

We are in the midst of eclipse season, the time of year when the two great lights in the sky are obscured due to the awesome geometry of our solar system. Astrologically, eclipses represent powerful transition times when reason and intuition become less distinct and the world seems to...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: THE SENSUOUS GARDEN OF TAURUS SEASON

We’ve entered Taurus season, the time of year when we collectively get to enjoy the sensuous garden of pleasing delights. The world is teeming with beauty despite the storm of misery-inducing media, and with Venus in Pisces we have the opportunity to make our daydreams a reality – or...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: GIANT WAVES OF WONDER

Break out the bubbles and hang the blinky lights, everybody! Arguably the most exciting and trippy astrological event of the year is climaxing on Tuesday, April 12. Jupiter, the big papa of abundance, and Neptune, the dreamy dissolver of boundaries, are coming together in the sign of Pisces, which...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: HAPPY ASTROLOGICAL NEW YEAR

At the Spring Equinox this past Sunday, the Sun moved into the sign of Aries, marking the astrological new year. So, happy fresh start to everyone and happy birthday season to all of our Aries Rams out there! This particular transition into Aries season is marked by Mars, the...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: JOYS & IDEALS IN PISCES SEASON

We are about halfway through Pisces season, and the sun is shedding its light on our joys and ideals as it nestles between the Piscean rulers, Jupiter and Neptune. We can either revel in abundance and healing, or fall prey to excess and delusion. The entire gamut of possibilities...

ISLAND ASTROLOGER: FALL IN LOVE WITH AWE

In the early morning sky, we can all see the cosmic lovers, Mars and Venus, making their annual meeting. This year, however, rather than having their usual 10-day tryst, these two will be spending roughly two months together, thanks to Venus’s retrograde cycle. The general atmosphere is participating in...

THE ISLAND ASTROLOGER: THERE’S PURPOSE IN THE IRRATIONAL

We are past the halfway point of Venus’s 40-day retrograde period. Have you been doing some deep soul-searching about your loves and values? Well, keep it up because Venus will turn direct on Jan. 29 and you will want to emerge from this time with some new convictions for...