Venus Retro/Pisces Sun Conjunct Chiron/After the Full Moon

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Last night I dreamed about unfinished relationships.

A woman from the past reaching in to my life, a man asking Are you sure?
Are you sure?
After all I have done for you.

Venus is retrograde in Aries.
Are you dreaming of who or how you used to love, even if you don’t want them back?

Is the past prologue, as Shakespeare would have it, or is it not even past, as Faulkner penned?

The Moon moves across Libra today and tomorrow.
A Cardinal T-Square points the energy at Crabs.
Family and inner circle connections,
it can be any bond, any intimacy you used to share.

In my dream I was trying to buy shoes, (Pisces) and I could never arrive.
But every day I woke up with the ambition to make it to the mall, like a fish swimming upstream, and I never did. That was my dream. First my mother was going to take me, then I was going to take my children.

Which roles do you play, and what value do you place on them?
Is a successful mother one who raises her children to move out, beyond, to occupy the larger world? Should children come home for holidays, send a card on your birthday, let you know when they move?

Or would success be the child that takes it’s place beside the family, adjacent, making it larger, more complete?

What about when families used their children’s marriages to build clan alliances?

Are we building anything now as a culture?
Is anywhere our home? And if we have a home do we live there?
Is ~ Home ~ a myth, and what power comes from it?

To where, to whom do we belong?

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What about mothers who leave their children?
Have they given enough?

Are Fathers even a myth anymore? Or just a man?
Or is it the other way, only a myth, never a man?

What kind of a place, a city, a town is it you live in?
Is it quaint to imagine occupying one place?
Is it as an author (perhaps Jamaica Kinkaid) suggested ~ An American is someone who does not live in the house in which they were born. ~
The crumbling structure of western government, of western civilization, of societal mores, is not theoretical, but real. Family, for some, as a concept has become smaller and smaller, from extended, to nuclear, and boom. It’s gone, evaporated, a vestigial organ. It is, as the saying goes, what it is.

Beyond a biological imperative, what are we making when we make a family?
Are there ties that actually bind?


What are you owed? What do you owe?

Have you paid your debts?
The debts you can not see.

Invisible hungers.

Who has been fed and at what cost?
Who is left hungry now?
And for what?!

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Love YOU!!!!!

XoX

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The Week of March 6, 2017

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For this week, we have a Cardinal Grand Cross on Tuesday, Pluto shoots the Moon, and Uranus aims at Jupiter, all together they spin the wheel. It’s forces beyond your control combined with active choices, and active results.

Saturn trines Mars, we may yet be effective, though circumstances beyond our control will set the parameters, deal the cards. It’s a week to play at the top of your game, or to fold early if you don’t have what you need, or what it takes.

Try not to push the bolder up the hill, but with luck you may be able to ride it down.
If you do have to harness your strength, align yourself with those in power.
Mars and Uranus are supported by Saturn, so this is not the moment to challenge the establishment on your own. You need back up. You need community support.

The Sun separates slowly from his Mercury conjunction.
All week be receptive to unspoken messages.
Dreams, Intuition, and then there will be some that are spelled out directly.
They may hit you on the head.

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What did you learn?
Powerful information.

The Sun and Merc move toward Chiron, supported by Pluto, and challenged by Saturn, with Mercury leading the way. How to work with what you find out? Deep truths don’t always respect conventions, friction is a force, you may be rubbed raw, attempting to follow the rules, squeezed into a shoe that does not fit. The toe that bursts through may find you relieved, embarrassed, and sore all at once.

The Moon moves to Leo on Wednesday, then Virgo for the weekend. Some people will sparkle and others try to stomp them out. Leo wants status, recognition. The sparklers offer entertainment of a sort, or by Thursday, even joy! Can you stand the dazzle? Could it turn into fun?

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Mars moves to Taurus on Friday the 10th, giving us a Warrior that is not so quick to fly off the handle. He watches and waits, seeking permanent rather than short term solutions. Taurus Mars wants sex, steady cash and plenty of it. Not so much down for a quick roll in the hay, he wants to groove you all night long. This set up is marked by a gender bending mutual reception between Aries Venus and Taurus Mars. Until Venus retrogrades back to Aries on April 3, Mars is ruled by Venus, and Venus is ruled by Mars.

This Friday we see a strong trine between the Virgo Moon, Taurus Mars, and Sagittarius Saturn, with the Moon heading into the North Node. That looks potent, watch and see if fate plays a hand.

By March 12th it’s a Virgo Full Moon with Saturn to square it. Ouch? It’s critical. A pinch, a pin prick, or worse, as Chiron opposes and Saturn, as I said, squares it. At the same time, Uranus inconjuncts the Moon, an emotional harsh surprise?.

You’ll have to surrender to the truth of the situation and do your best to help others. If you’re not dead, and most of us won’t be, then your care will be needed.

This Full Moon,is not easy going. Judgemental, with themes of finality, loss, and commitment. Could it be good? It could, but there will be disclaimers, qualifications, and caveats. When signing a contract, the details will figure in to it, even more than usual. Read the fine print. Clean your house, your body. Pay what you owe. Be simple. Sincere service, and devotion to others is a way out. Virgo knows that by giving to others, we come to life.


Love YOU!!!!

XoX

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Venus and Jupiter Retrograde 2017

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Much of the following post is excerpted from Astrological 2017, which you can find HERE
As Venus stations now at 13 degrees Aries, it’s time to take a look at what is about to unfold…

~ The path into the light seems dark,
the path forward seems to go back,
the direct path seems long,
true power seems weak,
true purity seems tarnished,
true steadfastness seems changeable,
true clarity seems obscure,
the greatest art seems unsophisticated,
the greatest love seems indifferent,
the greatest wisdom seems childish.

-Lao Tzu ~

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Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn take a retrograde:
Venus spends hers in Aries/Pisces, from 13 Aries to 23 Pisces.
Jupiter all in Libra travels from 23 back to 14 Libra.
Saturn stays in Sagittarius, traveling from 27 through 21 degrees.

The positions of Venus take on extra importance this year as we are involved in a chain of command that goes as follows:
Jupiter in Libra is ruled by Venus.
Saturn in Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter, who in turn in ruled by Venus.

Are you noticing a THEME?!

Our opportunities (Jupiter) and the rules/structure/authority that allow us to access them, or not (Saturn) are both heavily influenced by the position of Venus. Until October when she turns Jupiter over to the influence of Mars, (and even then, Mars is in Libra until December.) For 2017 Venus holds both the rules to follow, and the way out of the maze.

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The Retrograde Mechanics:

Venus slows to a stop at 13 degrees Aries on March 1, 2017, with the Moon Uranus and Mars also in Aries.
BOOM

She begins in Aries moving backward on the 3rd of March while the Sun, Mercury, and Neptune are conjunct in Pisces.

Whatever you thought was a ‘go’ in love or money may seem to suddenly dry up, and something or someone you had written off, may yet reappear. Sudden finished biz, and the unfinished biz awaiting your attention.

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It’s a dance that begins in ~ I must have it my way ~ Aries, and moves to ~ take a look at the big picture ~ Pisces on the 3 of April. And then of course back again to define what you want, or will get, with renewed perspective.

Is there something, someone, from the past Venus will help you with?
And ‘help’ with Venus in Pisces may be enacted by blurring the lines, adding confusion, or even fear, or sacrifice. What is real? Who is trustworthy, is it as valuable as it appears? Do you dare to believe?

Venus in her Exaltation is miracle territory. Spiritual connection, is possible, bliss, deep selfless love, and near impossible dreams that actually can come true, but wait for direct motion, because they also, can not!
Altruism, with Venus direct in Pisces is a distinct possibility, but as the song says, ‘compared to what’?

On April 14th, Venus Stations Direct, conjuncts Chiron and squares Saturn for a true hit of painful reality and potential healing, with the Sun conjunct Uranus and the last kicks of the Virgo/Pisces axis version of Saturn/Uranus/North Node in action.

Mercury is retrograde then, and the whole story may not be as brutal as it initially appears, but it’s a f*cking doozy of a moment.
Circle the date.

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Jupiter arrives at his station of 23 degrees Libra, just in time for the New Moon in Aquarius on the 27th of January.

Let’s remember that Jupiter rules the truth, and Libra rules relationships.
His backward motion begins on February 5th, and lasts until June 9th 2017.

Whatever you have begun before February 5th, and whatever you have long been trying to get off the ground, to this, Jupiter lends a hand. After all, the extra time moving backward, is extra time in Libra, and this is deeply needed.

He underlines a moment of very significant change with a cautionary note.
If you are uneasy about your choices he seems to say, look deeper, think again, he positions himself to support the idea that there WILL be change. In that, you have no choice.

But here, as he moves backward, Jupiter seems to ask that you deal urgently with what is already on your plate.
Chew what you have bitten off, it may be harder to swallow than you think.

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For these two retrogrades,

It’s not only about who we pin our hopes on, or how we invest our love and money.
It is about the meaning and VALUE of Dependence and Independence.
(YES dependence has a value)
Does it make it easier if I say Interdependence?
Because that’s what partnership is, it’s Interdependence.

While this happens, Uranus keeps pace by opposing Jupiter in Libra, and trining Saturn in Sagittarius.
This year we will be asked to put our money where our mouth is.
And more than that, with Pluto in the mix, to change our lives because of our beliefs. Only you know that with Pluto, we won’t be asked, we will be forced. The winch that began to tighten at the end of 2007 and gained momentum in 2008/9, is back.

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DO YOU HAVE UNFINISHED BUSINESS?

No, wait, DO YOU?

Haunting is not too strong a word for what happens in the first half of 2017, every cage will be rattled, just to make sure you not supposed to be on the OTHER side of the bars.

Which prison is yours?
Which freedom?
Which partnership?
Which ambitions?

What is it you can NOT do without?

Is it like a check up from the doctor, will you be able to look at your development and say ‘All Good’ ?
Perhaps.
But others will climb over your wall and into your garden, just to ask ‘Are you sure?’

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~ Are you sure? ~

You will have the opportunity to find out if what you are attempting to do next belongs to you.
If yes, you will have help. Strength and power will arrive to buoy you up, and if not, it’s overboard, a long way to the bottom, and again, a long way back to where there is air to breathe.

All the usual caveats and provisos apply for Venus retro Do not start a biz under any circumstances. Do not get elective body altering surgery unless you are correcting a past surgical mistake. No new tattoos.

For Jupiter retro, take heart, this is planning time. Don’t wait, figure it out.

LEARN SOMETHING.

For more, on Jupiter Retrograde click HERE

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~ Is there a difference between happiness and inner peace? Yes. Happiness depends on conditions being perceived as positive; inner peace does not.
-Eckhart Tolle ~

Your life IS changing.

Jupiter is going to help you to get it right.
Jupiter in Libra is about the intersection of Justice, Equality and Harmony.
Shadow side?
err yes that too…
self-destructive competition, lazy expectations of happiness/harmony without the hard work of making it so.


Still, Above all in 2017 we can be grateful for increased clarity of vision.
Once we make it through the early retrogrades, perception is enhanced.

The point, I guess, of unfinished biz is to finish it. Or maybe that simplifies things in a way that lacks respect for the subtlety of emotion that retrogrades can engender. However deep and unwieldy the roots of them, the retrogrades of Venus and Jupiter have decidedly practical outcomes this time. Our choices now will make a difference in what happens, in the directions we take our lives. It’s as if we are swimming to the shore, and we must look back for landmarks, to see if we have been traveling in the right direction and to be certain that all of us make it in. Those lost slips of our psyche, the ‘could have been’s, those brilliant escape artist bits of consciousness can sink to the bottom and grow with a disproportionate force. A stray tendril can become an invisible thicket that will strangle you suddenly, when you didn’t even feel the vine at your throat.


To catch up, you must go back.

Are there opportunities you missed that might through further action make themselves available to you?
Or could it be that there are strings left to untie?

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All Night No Sleep Now This
Daytime moon. Moon like some guy you grew up with
who won’t go away. Moon like God’s weird tooth.

Won’t go away.
Is impersonating a slice of cake. My stupid heart
blinking like I imagine a button
on a black box does
up until and maybe even after
we have given up trying to remember.

I have given up trying to remember
the train’s schedule or the quiet that scatters
from its whistle
like the seed head of a dandelion.

I don’t know why it makes me feel better
to imagine a child
blowing pollen across a darkened field.

Up on the moon, my friend lies down
beside the ghost of his wife.

Their bed is a block of ice and soon
they are frozen.

On earth, the terrible things
and the beautiful things
continue to happen beside each other.

On the moon in the darkness, nothing.
On earth in the darkness, sometimes
rain swells like applause.

– Jeffrey Morgan ~

Love YOU!!!!

XoX

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March 1, 2017

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Hey! Sorry I was a tiny bit M.I.A. it was Mardi Gra here in New Orleans, and you can’t refuse that!


The Sun and Neptune mix it up at 11 degrees today,

the Moon will run into Mars and Uranus, expect accidents and sudden flares of misplaced anger, reversals. It’s the cosmic random. If it’s not clear what the direction your Eclipse is taking you, this Aries Moon will set it in motion.


Love YOU!!!

XoX

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Pisces New Moon Eclipse, Mars and Uranus Meet in Aries

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Big surprises now, seven planets worth!

New Life Forms Trapped in Crystal!

Not Science Fiction, but Science Facts.
Where will these discoveries take us?

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Fully in the Eclipse Zone, your New Moon arrives on the 26th of February at 8 degrees Pisces. It’s a good time to make a new start, if you are not busy responding to the new start life has made for you.

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So many ramifications will spring from this moment. We can’t see them all now, but it would be crazy to imagine that they aren’t on their way, or that the forms they take won’t be BIG. This moment is a catalyst, we will likely react or respond without knowing the full scope of what is set in motion.

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Like many other planets, Mars and Uranus meet up every so often

April 2011, March 2013, March 2015, February 2017, and February 2019 for example.

With Uranus on a long term transit through Aries, for these dates, Aries is where they meet.
On our New Moon in Pisces Eclipse, Saturn trines the Aries conjunction/explosion, makes it real, sets it in stone, or with the strength of Sagittarius: Law, Politics, Religion, Belief.

Aires the first sign, the God of Anger, of War, and Beginnings.
Uranus can act as a higher octave of Mercury the Messenger.

Uranus is a Genius, a connection that separates, as only information can do.

He is the sudden surprise, science, exacting methodology that causes unexpected outcomes, perverse and unpredictable.
The random that creates by taking away.

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Within the myriad of possible outcomes, one is that you have the opportunity to release some very potent illusions. It’s often hard to know what you are doing while you are doing it.

As Dean Wareham puts it, ~ I really don’t mind you keeping secrets from me, but please don’t keep them from yourself.~

Our Pisces Eclipse will help with this.
How do you feel when you are deprived of illusions?

You might be tempted, before it happens, to say you will feel great, feel grateful, but look at the word: disillusioned.

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Information
Absence
Loss
Violence

These can give you a deeper understanding, an Awakening that causes you to leave, to sacrifice, to make or take an end, an inception. As Adam and Eve were cast out of the Garden, a world began. Sounds like a starting point to me. A sharp cut that cauterizes the wound in that instant?
That’s a possibility.

As Mars and Uranus combine, exact at 22 degrees, with the Sun and Moon in Pisces at 8 degrees for the Pisces Eclipse, it’s about New Beginnings.

This is a moment that brings about a fresh start that comes in answer to a dream, or by way of letting go of a dream. Possibly both.

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Mercury has arrived in Pisces at the time of our Eclipse.
Will you know the whole truth?

It seems unlikely that Pisces will give away all in one go, what can instead be eclipsed, disseminated, bent, and twisted, refracted, used as a mirror, a lens to magnify, to start a fire, information seen perhaps underwater, certainly sideways, and here is the thing, it’s about letting go of the past. Most likely the recent past. Mercury falls close to the South Node in Pisces, whatever our illusions now, try to set them aside, to be practical.

Let’s allow the form to follow function, let’s allow the details to serve our dream. And in doing this, we may come to realize that our concerns are not the most important element at play.

What we give up may be in service to a higher goal, or a person, such as a friend, parent, partner, or child.

How do you arrive at a solution when none can be reasoned?
Dance, take a walk, work with your hands, have sex, go for a swim, ride your bike, work out, a physical release that guides you with instinct, circumventing intellect, but not excluding it. You will explain why later. It will make sense by then.

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What’s more, Jupiter and Pluto are involved with Mars and Uranus, but you knew that already. The sky does in fact go KABOOM.
Jupiter makes it bigger, makes it personal, (because Libra), Pluto makes it urgent, unavoidable.

Wherever Mars/Uranus hits your chart, expect a paradigm shift/explosion. If your heart beats near 22 degrees of a Cardinal Sign its a direct hit. If not, the closer you are, the louder the boom. Some of these shots will be heard round the world, and it may take a minute for the smoke to clear.


Love YOU!!!!

XoX

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February 20, 2016

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Sagittarius Moon conjunct Saturn trine Mars/Uranus,
How is your New Life going?

How serious are the ramifications?
Pretty serious, right?
and yet, can you laugh about it?

Where is your perspective?
Right here.

A new perspective emerges,
as you begin to let go of your old world view, as you relinquish the constant unspoken comparison to ‘How things used to be’.

We are about to arrive in the center of exactly where we are, and nowhere else.
It’s a little scary, and a lot beneficial.

You will see more of this on Sunday as the New Moon Eclipse in Pisces washes away the past and brings New Messages to the forefront.

Watch and see.
I’ll have a post on that New Moon Eclipse asap!

Love YOU!!!!

XoX

p.s.

Pisces Season officially arrived over the weekend! Happy Birthday Pisces!!!!
May all your dreams come true! No, no, let me rephrase that, may all your good dreams come true!!!


Kisses!!!!

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February 16, 2017

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Scorpio Moon

Focus.
Sex and Death, and the fear of exposure that comes with it.

The security that comes with it.
The underpinnings.

Unspoken transfers and relationships much deeper than the paper on which they are recorded. Or contrary to the paper on which they are recorded.
Family secrets. Intimacy unspoken and therefore undefined.
The power that emanates from what is not discussed.

What is really happening, behind the scenes?

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~
Aren’t we enlarged
by the scale of what we’re able
to desire? Everything,
the choir insists,

might flame;
inside these wrappings
burns another, brighter life,
quickened, now,

by song: hear how
it cascades, in overlapping,
lapidary waves of praise? Still time.
Still time to change.

-Mark Doty ~

Are you curious?
Or too busy to be curious?

What is value, asks Scorpio.
What becomes valuable as circumstances change?

With Mercury sextile Mars, and the Cardinal T-Square in action, you likely won’t have too much time to contemplate,
but you can feel the vibrations underground, unseen bodies above and below, and we listen the way earthworms do. Or like cars in a tangle of freeways, overpasses and under, the streetcars and trains, the subway on a hot day, any crush of influence and impact, all rushing energy in individual directions, and over the next few days as Mars moves closer to the Jupiter/Uranus/Pluto aspect, watch yourself, look around, accidents happen.

Take good care now.
and if anyone wants a phone consult, don’t hesitate to give me a shout!

Love YOU!!!

XoX

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February 13/14, 2017

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Libra Moon Opp. Aries Mars for Valentines Day.
Cardinal T-Square Moon/Mars/Retro-Jupiter/Uranus/Pluto

That’s action, and with it, emotion.

What kind of New Life are you building in the center of your old life and what does it require?

We keep trying to project out to the future, well aware that at any moment we may be surprised, and it wouldn’t be wrong to say that we are already surprised.

Surprised is part of the new normal. A provisional acceptance of current conditions with the idea that they are changing, and some as yet, for us personally, may even improve, or crash, or improve… or crash, or you know it.
It’s an evolution with a host of variables.

We are becoming faster than we can document our changes.
We are the un-watched pot, boiling away while our eyes turn to see what is already in play.

We are the invisible hand at the center of our own churn, seeming to respond, and we do respond, steering our ship round the swirls and eddies, sending a life-ring out, and catching another, making waves as we go.

We are in the space between Eclipses now.

Our lives are evolving at a faster than usual rate.
Strange as it seems, it’s a growth spurt, of a kind.

What shapes are we becoming?

Events, and plenty of them. Coping with choices already made.
Karma in action. So much to do.

Love YOU!!!!

XoX

P.S.
Don’t forget the joy of connection to another living creature, and the thrill of discovery.
There are freedoms in these disruptions, and you deserve them.

I know you won’t forget the fear snaking through the walls, an undercurrent.
How wise are you to disregard it?

But then again, what are you going to do, buy it a cookie?
What has fear ever done for you?

Instead:

Kisses!!!

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Jupiter Retrograde, Mercury in Aquarius, and a Full Moon Leo Eclipse.

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Last night, Jupiter turned back, because the fight is not over.
Jupiter in Libra goes back to clash with Pluto and Uranus, diminished perhaps in power, but not in purpose.


Experiential overload.
Trying to balance the scales.
Justice takes time.

Jupiter’s retrograde lasts until the 9th of June, but by the middle of May He will have found his station/sticking point at 13/14 degrees and stay right there, as though an acupuncturist had paid him, until the middle of June.

Four months to work through issues that have already emerged regarding travel, ethnicity, law, religion, politics itself, regarding expansion.

What is fair?

It won’t be the same as it was.
We will not return to anything.
We may alter improve or destroy our civil rights, our living situation, our work life, our interpersonal relationships, our debt, our ethical quandary, but we will not go back.

It’s breathtaking how ordinary the extraordinary can feel,
and then the headache as you try to process, to find a filter or lens that calms, clarifies, contextualizes the new normal.

It won’t happen that way. No view of past actions fully accounts for the present time.
It’s a combination of Rhopalocera metamorphosis, and when a toddler knocks all the blocks down.

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Don’t think for a moment that you don’t need a crisis, because you do, you absolutely do.
Who are you going to be when you come to it?

There is a heated uncertainty that promises failure, and delivers advantage and tragedy both.
It’s a bait and switch that is not only destructive, it’s also creative.
Right after you clean up this mess.
No.

At the same time as you clean up this mess?
Yes. That’s it.

Jupiter in Libra is not only the scales of Justice, but the Law of Relationships.
There is already so much material to work with. Slow down. Look around. Dig in.
If you can… Perhaps not so much digging in until later on in the transit.
Speed is upon us, and if we do anything now, we careen.

Robin Switzman 2008

 

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~ Hurt is a part of life. To be honest, I think hurt is a part of happiness, that our definition of happiness has gotten very narrow lately, very nervous, a little afraid of this brawling, fabulous, unpredictable world.
– Julian Gough ~

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The Full Moon Eclipse in Leo/Aquarius arrives on February 10, at 22 degrees
It looks brilliant, painful, potentially shocking even if you see it coming, and it kind of has everything…
Uranus, Saturn, and the Moon make a Grand Fire Trine.
Jupiter, The Sun, Moon, Jupiter and Uranus, make a Mystic Rectangle.
Mercury and Venus are each at 5 degrees Aquarius and Aries respectively, they sextile each other and send an inconjunct over to the North Node. Similarly, Pisces Chiron and Capricorn Pluto take on the Moon.

It’s not a Mercury retrograde though Merc in Aquarius/Uranus can feel like that, clarity through misunderstanding. Progress through delay.

Reassess.

Accidental opportunities, sudden response after significant delay, original thought. Fragmentation, as if we ourselves are puzzle pieces, and it is only by joining, only by the various shapes we take, that the story can be told. With arrivals and disappearances, with coming together and falling apart. With secrets that dissipate now that there is no one to tell them to, and songs that can finally be sung. A pebble, what amounts to nearly a stone of emotion lodged in your throat, cough it up and cry. The world that forced you to swallow it is a memory, and you are already becoming someone else. As yet unknowable, unknown.

With Mercury in Aquarius you will be able to see through walls, or in this context, perhaps the walls will be struck by lightning and burn to the ground. What seemed simple may turn out to be dense and difficult, requiring another strategy altogether. Unravel the pattern, and your X-ray eyes will take you further, deeper, waaay out, and far beyond, as the month progresses. Mercury keeps pace to sextile Venus, Mars, and Uranus

What vanishes now in the Eclipse is well and truly gone.
You must be free, unencumbered by what came before.

What breaks will not be put back together in the same shape.

Light-speed, or a rip in the fabric of space/time.

Get ready to be a hero, each in your own way.

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The strange thing about all of this tumultuous Astrology is that there is tremendous support (Saturn in Sagittarius) for personal/political/and community growth. As harsh as Saturn is for the late degree mutable signs, (Gemini, Sagittarius, Virgo, Pisces that’s YOU,) and he is, for people who are brave enough to believe in a future and work for it, using (and this is the key) the structures available to them, that is, to work with, to revolutionize the nature of the structure, or to work with those in power, even against OTHER people in power, that’s where, and how you will succeed. Our legal systems, our rules and laws make themselves available.

This is a Saturn who is ruled by Jupiter. He ultimately wants freedom AND justice. He wants the highest outcome.
But be careful in the short term, because with Jupiter ruled by Venus, and Venus right now ruled by an Aries Mars, that freedom may come via independence/violence/war.

The emphasis on Mercury/Mars/Uranus in Aquarius is like the kick off, for this final push of our Virgo North Node.

You must do something! Practical if possible, work diligently as you fight for what you believe in. All this without losing your compassion! If only I were joking, but it sort of is a humorless sky.

To use the sky of the next three months, it takes tremendous humility and dedication.
When the North Node is in Virgo, the war is won by inches.
Our Virgo North Node lasts until the 10th of May, when it arrives at 29 Leo, to shift our highest good, from sacrifice and duty, to self-expression.

This is real, it is happening, with full awareness that the results of this Eclipse may not be easy, embrace it.
The future is here and you will have a chance to play your part.

~ It all matters. That someone turns out the lamp, picks up the windblown wrapper, says hello to the invalid, pays at the unattended lot, listens to the repeated tale, folds the abandoned laundry, plays the game fairly, tells the story honestly, acknowledges help, gives credit, says good night, resists temptation, wipes the counter, waits at the yellow, makes the bed, tips the maid, remembers the illness, congratulates the victor, accepts the consequences, takes a stand, steps up, offers a hand, goes first, goes last, chooses the small portion, teaches the child, tends to the dying, comforts the grieving, removes the splinter, wipes the tear, directs the lost, touches the lonely, is the whole thing. What is most beautiful is least acknowledged. What is worth dying for is barely noticed.
-Laura McBride, We Are Called to Rise ~


Love YOU!!!!!

XoX

P.S.

How is this Mini Moon for an amazing surprise?!

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February 2, 2017

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With Venus joining Mars in Aries on February 3rd, don’t expect it to cool down.
The Moon in Taurus enhances our desire nature.

We want comfort and we want it now.
We want what feels good and we do not want the rest of it.
Taurus Moon adds stamina, which may be needed.
There is a lot of strength in the sky.
Make contact with your own.

Capricorn Mercury makes a Cardinal T-Square with Uranus in Aries and Libra Jupiter.

Duck and cover Crabs, that doesn’t sound like someone holding back.
Saturn’s trine to Uranus indicates actual results/consequences.

It’s not only that the old world is crumbling, it’s also that a new world is being born.

Love YOU!!!!

XoX

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