Speaker & Author Sharita Star is an Astrologer, Numerologist and Lexigramist, with over 20 years experience and clients spanning the globe. She uses her knowledge of all three disciplines to help others navigate their life course and gain success both personally and professionally. She credits much of her inspiration and knowledge to the teachings of Astrologer and Poet, Linda Goodman. Goodman’s work introduced Sharita to the deeply linked powers the planets possess by connecting Astrology and Chaldean Numerology; as well as the mysterious ability to literally spell out the truth residing in names and words through the use of lexigrams.
A celebrated radio/tv personality, Sharita’s weekly podcast, Empowerscopes, may be heard on Empower Radio. Her radio program, What’s Your Sign? I Have Your Number! ran on WBCR-LP 97.7FM from 2009 to 2013, and is now available on iTunes through Sharita Star Radio. The show was revived on the HeyZRadio Network with co-host Astrologer Anthony S. Picco of Cosmic Tuesdays in 2014 & 2015. Special guests have included: NY Times Best-Selling author J. Courtney Sullivan, Grammy Artist Maya Auzcena, Glamour Magazine’s Astrologer Jenny Lynch and World Renowned Psychic Martin Zoller. She’s been a popular returning guest on numerous radio shows, including CBS Radio’s Visions with Psychic Barbara Mackey, Angel Quest Radio with Hay House Author Karen Noe, The Suzanne Northrup Show, and Turning of the Wheel with Astrologer Chris Flisher. She’s made TV guest appearances on PBS, ABC’s Good Morning America, The Grace Grella Show and True Talk.
Her long-awaited first book, It’s All in the Name, published in July 2011 by Portal Books, reveals the uncanny mysteries of Lexigrams and the truth of what’s really in a name. She launched her iPhone application in April 2014, Astrology & Numerology Wheel available through iTunes.
She’s also been a contributing columnist for Ezine Articles, Hudson Magazine, The Alchemical Heart, Bellesprit, Astrostar.com, Hey Z Radio, Ezine.com, Millbrook Independent, The Awareness Shop, The Utica Phoenix and Your Astral Health. She was featured in Oprah Winfrey’s O Magazine and interviewed by People.com pertaining to the outcome of reality shows “American Idol,” “The Bachelorette,” and “Average Joe: Hawaii.”
As a corporate events reader and speaker, she’s worked with Between the World’s Adam Bernstein, Angel Quest Center, Match My Spirit, Trump Soho, SK66, Bear Stearns, Conde Nast, American Essentials, David Easton, Van Wyck & Van Wyck, Womens’ Syndicate Association, Raindance NYC, Claire’s Creative Adventures, Crystal Essence, Awareness Shop, The Center For Being/Knowing/Doing and New York City’s Astrology Meet-up.
After watching endless frustration when astrological cycles like Mercury Retrograde (MRx) reoccur, Sharita developed her innovative Mastering Mercury Retrograde program in 2014. These popular workshops engage students to utilize necessary timing is everything tips and tools to navigate life with success and clarity whenever astrology’s more challenging cycle of reflection is in frequent play.
Sharita holds a Bachelor of Science in Theatre Arts/Communications with Department Honors from SUNY Oneonta.