Molly Hall


  • Tarot reader and astrologer
  • A freelance writer since the early 1990s
  • Wrote Astrology: A Complete Illustrated Guide to the Zodiac (Globe Pequot Press, 2010)
  • A former reporter for the Associated Press


Molly Hall is a former writer for ThoughtCo, where she covered astrology for almost 10 years. Molly began freelance writing in the early 1990s. She wrote the book Astrology: A Complete Illustrated Guide to the Zodiac (Globe Pequot Press, 2010) and collaborated on several other books about Astrology. Molly worked as a tarot reader in San Francisco, Savannah, and New York City. She is a licensed bird and wildlife rehabilitator and has written and staged several plays.



Molly Hall earned a B.A. at Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Germany, with the degree from Florida State University. She has an M.A. in Humanities with an emphasis in Women's Spirituality, from the California Institute for Integral Studies and New College. 


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