Mercury, the god of communication, is direct now– Yea! Since Mercury rules communication, plans, transportation and contracts, you now have permission from the Universe to proceed with your intentions. The setbacks, mistakes and misunderstandings that the retrograde period emphasized can take a backseat to the important realizations that have come to you during the past few weeks. Hopefully, you are appropriately dealing with all of those previously hidden feelings, motives and motivations that were exposed to light of consciousness during the time of the retrograde. If that’s the case, you are in the very blessed place of self-awareness and balance. If that isn’t the case, remember– it’s never too late to begin living your life from a position of courage and self-honesty.
THE EMPEROR (March 21 – April 20) A change of perspective will help you see that the help and circumstances you’ve been looking for, have been there all along. Once you’ve seen them, if you focus on what’s needed, committing to the action required and taking the action that will bring about the changes you’ve been hoping for, you’ll achieve your desired goals. And please remember, Rome wasn’t built in a day. Developing the art and practice of productive patience has unlimited benefits.
THE EMPRESS (April 21 – May 20) There are profound changes coming your way and how you handle yourself will make all the difference. Avoid the impulse to succumb to hysteria, focus on staying centered and let your intuition guide you through all of the phases to completion. The rewards will be great and you will have learned to master one of your most important aspects– strength.
THE LOVERS (May 21 – June 20) Shh! Sometimes life is like playing cards—if you want to win, you must play your cards close to your vest. (All of you poker players know what I mean.) Now that your ruler, Mercury, has gone direct, the opportunities in the next few weeks can be very profitable ones for you if you quietly develop your projects and save the fanfare for the presentation.
THE CHARIOT(June 21 – July 20) Practice your acceptance speech because you’ll need one win they announce your name at the awards ceremony. Although it’s been a long time coming– you and your good works are about to be acknowledged, celebrated and honored. Remember to express your gratitude to yourself and to all of those who’ve helped you along the way.
THE SUN (July 21 – August 22) Yes, we are living in interesting times. Whether you consider this to be a blessing or a curse depends on your perspective. If you choose to see these times and events as a blessing, you will reap the rewards of powerful assistance, luck and rare unexpected opportunities. Carpe diem!
THE HERMIT (August 23 – September 22) Finally! The planet that rules communication– Mercury– is no longer retrograde. With a grateful sigh of relief, you can now move forward with your plans and purchases. The next three months are very fertile ones and you can reap the benefit of the powerful actions you need in order to give birth to your hopes and wishes.
JUSTICE(September 23 – October 22) Powerful, positive balance comes from learning to live both intuitively and intellectually. As you do so, you’ll realize the untapped strength that is your innate gift. By achieving this type of balance, you’ll discover that you can glean and rely on the truth from all of your senses.
THE MAGICIAN (October 23 – November 21) Passion! It’s your power word this cycle. It allows you to embrace and express your life dynamically. In this lifetime alone, you’ve gathered lifetimes of experience and information and that makes you an expert. Use your knowledge to illuminate and expand the mundane perspectives of the status quo.
THE WHEEL OF FORTUNE (November 22 – December 21) Right now, cause and effect are instantaneous. Careful consideration and clear communication are your allies at this time– it is wisest to think before you speak in order to make progress and avoid painful learning experiences. Your ability to look inward and re-assess your circumstances will come in handy.
THE WORLD (December 22 – January 19) Are you a dreamer? Good! So was Einstein. All greatness begins with a dream and a desire to make that dream come true. Now is the time to make and enact practical plans, committing to them and taking the positive action required to bring your dream to fruition. Remember to be grateful and have fun as you create and live your dreams.
THE STAR (January 20 – February 19) Increasing your understanding of your place in the world of creativity– music, art and the flora and fauna of nature, is the most important thing you can do now. You’re a great example of Divine Nature’s creativity and opening up to this powerful truth of life and creativity will attract new energy and opportunities to you.
MOON (February 20 – March 20) This is an especially intense and sensitive time for you and you need a lot of positive reinforcement now, beginning with you! How you treat yourself tells the world how to treat you. Please remember to acknowledge yourself as well as your contribution to your community. Take it easy and by all means, nurture yourself.