12 episodes

In a world as uncertain as ours, what better way to make sense of chaos than by consulting the stars? Hosts, astrologers and poets Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov take their signature Twitter style to the airwaves, combining their love of the cosmos and penchant for poetry with a healthy dose of internet culture. You won't want to miss this wild ride of a show.

The Astro Poets Podcast Macmillan Publishers

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.4 • 313 Ratings

In a world as uncertain as ours, what better way to make sense of chaos than by consulting the stars? Hosts, astrologers and poets Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov take their signature Twitter style to the airwaves, combining their love of the cosmos and penchant for poetry with a healthy dose of internet culture. You won't want to miss this wild ride of a show.

    BONUS: This Is Your Destiny by Aliza Kelly

    BONUS: This Is Your Destiny by Aliza Kelly

    If you enjoyed The Astro Poets Podcast, you might enjoy the new audiobook This Is Your Destiny by Aliza Kelly. You'll go from casual horoscope reader to self-actualized stargazer and learn how to use astrology to better your life. Keep listening for this exclusive excerpt, and if you like what you hear, you can pick up This Is Your Destiny wherever books or audiobooks are sold. 

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    • 5 min
    Hear the Astro Poets LIVE at the Strand

    Hear the Astro Poets LIVE at the Strand

    Dorothea and Alex take their podcast to the Strand for a live event full of laughs and lots of love for the signs. 

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    For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can also follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. 

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    • 54 min
    Questions and Answers from the Stars

    Questions and Answers from the Stars

    For months, we've been collecting your questions. And now, we finally have answers! Tune in to see if your question made the cut. 

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    Poem: "won't you celebrate with me" by Lucille Clifton

    For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can also follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. 

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    • 25 min
    Saeed Jones on Joy and Sagittarius Freedom

    Saeed Jones on Joy and Sagittarius Freedom

    Dorothea and Alex talking to Saeed Jones about what it means to be joyful, how being a Sagittarius can push you to move, and about his new book. 

    You can get Saeed's new book here: link

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    Poem: "won't you celebrate with me" by Lucille Clifton

    For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can also follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. 

    For more information on other Macmillan Podcasts shows, go to MacmillanPodcasts.com. You can also subscribe to our newsletter to get updates on all our shows delivered straight to your inbox here. 

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    • 33 min
    Melissa Broder (AKA so sad today) on Obsession, Depression, and Not Dating Aries Men

    Melissa Broder (AKA so sad today) on Obsession, Depression, and Not Dating Aries Men

    TW: discussions of death

    Melissa Broder of the Twitter @sosadtoday built a name for herself with short quips about her mental health. Now, she's the author of numerous books, from poetry to prose to fiction. This week, Dorothea and Alex chat with Melissa about everything from cremation to how astrology can be a way of controlling the world.

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    Poem: "For John, Who Begs Me Not To Enquire Further" by Anne Sexton

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    For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can also follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. 

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    • 32 min
    A Scorpio is Born–ASTRO POETS: YOUR GUIDES TO THE ZODIAC is On Sale Now!

    A Scorpio is Born–ASTRO POETS: YOUR GUIDES TO THE ZODIAC is On Sale Now!

    You've waited patiently and we are so happy to share that our Scorpio book is out now! It's called Astro Poets: Your Guides to the Zodiac.

    We're sharing an exclusive preview of our audiobook right here on our podcast feed. You'll hear all about why you should care about Mercury Retrograde and what the heck your Saturn Return is. And when you're done, you can BUY THE BOOK right here: AstroPoetsBooks.com

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    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
313 Ratings

313 Ratings

RazeAndChaos ,

Please another

Hello! As a poet and astrology nerd, I’m writing to say that I miss you both! Also, what’s a Scorpio sun, Cancer moon, Scorpio Asc., Uranus in Scorpio to do besides check every day for a new show!?? :)

Eburkedain ,

More episodes!!

I love the show (and Dorothea and Alex) and hope more are on the way. Can you interview Kaveh Akbar?

filoweco ,

Super basic lacks depth

Fun, shallow conversations about sun sign assumptions. This is the kind of sun star astrology that gives astrology a bad rap.

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