Authored by Bess Matassa

Bess Matassa

Bess Matassa is a New York-based astrologer and tarot reader. After completing a Ph.D., she went rogue and started bringing heaven to earth through experiences ranging from birth chart walking tours to zodiac perfume making classes and tarot dance parties. She is the co-author of The Numinous Astro Deck (Sterling, 2019), the author of Zodiac Signs: Leo and Virgo (Sterling, 2020), and has been a cosmic consultant for platforms and institutions including Teen Vogue, Almay cosmetics, and the Rubin Museum of Art. Bess serves up mystical self-inquiry with a side of play, poetry, and pop music, harnessing the language of the cosmos to bring us deeper into the vivid world that surrounds us and the luscious, lovable selves we already are.
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What Summer 2022 Means For Your Zodiac (and Your Beach Bag)

Here's what in store for your summer (and beach bag) according to your sign.
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February 2022 Horoscopes: A V Day Celebration for Your Sign

January 2022 Scopes: Your Sign’s Home Makeover

Here is your sign’s home design destiny for January.

Your Sign’s 2022 Forecast

Read on for your sign’s 2022 power pack.
November Tarotscope: What Your Sign Needs a Holiday From

November Tarotscope: What Your Sign Needs a Holiday From

Read on for your zodiac sign’s astral agenda this holiday season.

Your Sign’s September 2021 Tarotscope

The charge is led by the zodiac’s self-contained alchemist, Virgo.
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How to Trust Yourself This July 

July’s cosmic invitations are fierce and firm.
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Your Sign’s Weekend Getaway for June

Read on for your sign’s weekend getaway for June, finding exhilaration in a little healthy escapism.
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How Your Sign Can Feel More Beautiful This May

The journey begins with a trip to the beauty boudoir.
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Your Sign’s Fresh Start for April

Read on for your sign’s fresh start for April and hatch your heated-up magic anew.

Your Sign’s March 2021 Recharge

It’s a month for simply being “down” for whatever’s popping up and popping off.