Another New Moon: What’s the Big Deal?

November 11, 2015.   People have always looked to the seasons, the moon, and the stars as a source of information and guidance, whether in the form of astrology or simply a marker for seasonal change. Today, many regard the phases of the moon to be just that – a phase – with little or no relevance and another day gone by on the calendar. Yet the moon and its cycles affect us more than we realize, and many are beginning to reconnect not just with the cyclical rhythm that comprises all the phases of the moon, but also with nature and the Earth herself.   NEW MOON: WHAT’S THE SIGNIFICANCE? Each new moon is a marker for new beginnings and a time to set new goals and intentions, or “recharge” old ones. Either way, it is a good time to take a few...