A fresh introduction to astrology that will provide a contemporary perspective on this age-old practice.
Where have we been? Where are we going? There is no greater roadmap than the stars for helping us to recognize habitual patterns, discovering our gifts, and figuring out how to move toward greater joy and contentment. A Modern Guide to Astrology provides readers with a fresh perspective on the fundamentals of astrology and how to read their own birth charts. With accessible depictions of the astrological signs and symbols, this guide opens up the rich world of astrology as a tool to deepen self-awareness and lead a more fulfilling life. The book highlights the basic concepts of astrology that provide entryways into an understanding of the factors that shape our lives in fundamental ways. This book weaves together the whole tapestry, showing readers that reading and understanding astrology charts is within reach.
About the Author
JULIANA MCCARTHY has been practicing and studying astrology for almost twenty years, finding it to be a powerful tool for self-exploration and examining how we relate to others. She loves working with people and helping them understand their authentic selves—their complexities, gifts, karma, and life paths. An avid writer and lover of art, she writes articles for her website, etherealculture.com, and runs a popular Instagram feed by the same name, @etherealculture. Juliana is also an energy healer and Buddhist. She splits her time between Boulder, CO, New York City, and Los Angeles.
“[The Stars Within You] offers a fresh perspective on the fundamentals of astrology. Juliana McCarthy guides you through how to use astrology to explore where you've been and where you're going, with the goal of ultimately becoming more self-aware and mindful of your place in the universe.”—Bustle
"If you're more interested in what the stars have to say about your personal experiences rather than how you relate to others, then this beautifully illustrated title can share a more detailed look. Its birth charts identify personality traits alongside explanations for rising, moon, sun, and planet positions, too."—MyDomaine
"This lovely illustrated astrology guide is a perfect beginner’s guide to astrology, but it doesn’t stop with the basics. Providing readers with an introduction to reading their birth charts, the book then offers fresh perspectives on interpreting the signs and symbols to deepen self-awareness."—BookRiot