2020 Member Survey Results

2020 Member Survey Results

First off, THANK YOU to all of our fantastic members who filled out our membership survey.
We wanted to close the feedback loop and let you know what we learned and how it is informing our path forward. All of the quantitative data analysis was done by Ali Gully and

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Call for Steering Committee Members

Dear AFAN Community and Friends,
Thank you for reading this and supporting our effort to elect a great steering committee for the next 4 years. The nomination period has been extended until Dec 19th to give time for Saturn and Jupiter to make their way into Aquarius. This is an important moment in

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A 2020 Scholarship recipient story: Irina Tudor

I was fortunate and grateful to be allocated a study stipend this past year by AFAN. It was a bit of a puzzle to find online courses that would prove most practical in my work with queer refugees. I settled on courses that offered more in-depth teachings about predictive astrology

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Issues for astrologers with online payment gateways

Recently some members who use Stripe have been advised by Stripe that their accounts are being closed due to astrology being categorised as a restricted business. Stripe has somehow placed astrology in a category of high-risk businesses, along with many others including bankruptcy lawyers,  computer technical support, travel reservation

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Should white astrologers talk about the riots?

This article is written by AFAN member Deon Mitchell who originally published it on their website and kindly gave us permission to repost here. Click here to view the original. 
Firstly, I do not consider myself an authority on astrology with regards to #BlackLivesMatter, struggles for Black liberation, and other

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Retrograde Planets

Retrograde Planets

by Glenn Mitchell
Due to the concentric orbits of the planets around the Sun, it sometimes appears from our vantage point on Earth that a planet is moving backwards in the zodiac. This is a condition called “retrograde.” A retrograde planet is at its closest to the Earth, at its

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Remembering Noel Tyl

Remembering Noel Tyl

Noel Tyl – The Passing of a Legend in Astrology
by Basil Fearrington
Noel Jan Tyl was born on December 31st, 1936, at 3:57 pm EST in West Chester, Pennsylvania. He left his body on December 31, 2019 at 11:11 AM in Arizona, as a result of Lewy Body Dementia

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October 2019 Town Hall: Mentorship!

Our next monthly town hall meeting is coming up! Join us on October 24th at 6:30pm Pacific via Zoom to talk about our mentoring program! This program is a unique AFAN offering that connects seasoned astrologers with those of all experience levels for camaraderie, support, and coaching in a structured

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Media Watch Monday: 23 September, 2019

While astrology wasn’t the main topic of the August 30th episode of History Channel’s Ancient Aliens, Hellenistic astrologer Chris Brennan was able to share briefly about the theory and background of Hellenistic astrology. The episode focuses on architectural features of ancient civilizations whose astronomical and astrological correspondences could only be

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