It is that time of year again when Mercury, the messenger begins his retrograde journey through the sky on June 7th and will continue on his retrograde path until July 1st. It is the time when we are given the opportunity to slow down and play catch up. Since this Mercury retrograde cycle is in Cancer, a water sign, it will give us an opportunity to rethink old habit patterns and emotional responses to challenges in our life. There may be a desire to retreat or spend more time with family or tending to family matters. You may […]
We are finally getting a break as Venus the planet that rules love and money has moved into Taurus. I love Venus in Taurus and Venus loves being there. This should help dissipate some of the tension that we have been feeling from the grand cross a few weeks ago. We should begin to have a better handle on our values and finances with a brighter outlook and attitude. I thought it was interesting that this shopping mall in Odaiba,Tokyo is called the Venus Fort Shopping Mall.
We are already beginning to feel the energy building as we are approaching the full moon in Scorpio at 3:16 pm EDT on May 14th.. Emotions and volatility can run high during the full moon. This when that which you have been waiting for can come to fruition. When the moon is in Scorpio people tend to become more aggressive, critical, impatient and moody. There is a noticeable increase of intensity and heightened sensitively in our reactions to our surrounds and our personal interactions. Be careful not over react or hold a grudge. This is not a good time for […]
Putin and the situation in Russia, In the heavens, a rare planetary configuration astrologers call a grand cross has everyone a bit on edge. The configuration has transiting planets Mars, Jupiter, Uranus and Pluto all locked together at either 90-degree right angles or 180-degree opposition aspects. These stressful aspects link astrology’s Cardinal signs: Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn. In the grand cross alignment Mars contributes impulsive raw energy and Jupiter the potential for over-the-top excesses. Uranus introduces an unstable or unpredictable element and transformative Pluto the potential for total destruction or annihilation. It’s easy to think of this as a […]