Astrology for May 20-26, 2018

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Uranus is officially transiting Taurus as of the last May15th, and as predicted, last week was full of surprises and earth changes. The Kileaua volcano is definitely showing us who’s boss. I counted around 50 small earthquakes in Hawaii the 24 hour period between Friday and Saturday last week.  There are some powerful people trying to show us who is boss too.

A spring storm has swept the eastern US this week dumping lots of water in some parts of the east coast. Some might say there has been enough water coming down to “float a battleship”. Some parts of the foothills in my state have gotten almost a foot of rain in that past three days.

This week in astrology begins with the Sun as 29 degrees of Taurus, Venus at zero degrees Cancer, Mars at one degree Aquarius, and Uranus at zero degrees Taurus. That is a whole lot of change in the energy!

There are also several aspects we need to take a look at. First is a Yod or Finger of God formation in which Ceres is the focus. Ceres is the goddess of the harvest/result/outcome and abundance/quantity. The other planets involved in this pattern are Pluto in Capricorn and Neptune in Pisces.

While we all prefer to look at the best a planet or asteroid have to offer, there is always a shadow side to them. The shadow side of Ceres can be one of loss and sadness. The news was full of these sorts of stories last week.

This shadow side can offer us a path to healing and growth. Pluto loves to stir the pot of past hurts and pains, and bring them to the light so we can see them clearly, deal with them, and heal them. Neptune provides us with all the healing energy we need to accomplish this.

Sunday, May 20 the Sun moves to Gemini. This is the sign of the twins and people born under this sign are known to have two distinct sides to them. One friend, whose mother is a Gemini said she always felt like she had two moms. I have lots of Gemini friends that I love dearly. I think I am drawn to their knowledge and diversity.

When the Sun is in Gemini, we are all likely to be more intellectual, social, have enhanced communication skills, and are far more curious than usual. However, our energy often feels more scattered due to our curiosity and an awareness of options that lie before us.

Tuesday there are three aspects affecting us. The first is the Sun sextile to Chiron. This could help many of us with increased confidence and a sense of purpose. This is a good aspect for problem-solving and we have a large interest in growing through our experiences.

Tuesday Jupiter is also aspecting Chiron. When it comes to what we personally believe, this aspect might cause a problem or two for some of us. Those most affected will have planets in water signs or any sign between 15 and 17 degrees, or have heavy Jupiter/Scorpio influence in their charts. This means me since I have Jupiter at 17 degrees Gemini in my chart. Transiting Jupiter is within one degree of my natal Mars.

It will be important for me and who fits within these margins. Some of us might have what is known as a “crisis of faith”, while others are simply confused and unsure what to believe. A lot of good work can be done when it comes to what we believe if we are willing to open up and take a serious look at this now. This is not the time to follow others blindly. If there is something new about a business in your world, you might need to examine things closer to be sure you are making the right decisions and taking the right steps.

Lastly, for Tuesday, we have Mercury in sextile aspect with Neptune. This energy will heighten our intuition, increase our artistic sensitivity, and increase our discernment. This would be a good day to get outdoors and enjoy some grounding.

Wednesday, Mercury opposes Jupiter. This is one to pay attention to, especially if you are prone to overstate, overestimate, or wish to avoid exaggerating in all forms. Be careful not to overlook important details. Staying focused will be key.

Wednesday brings us another aspect with Mercury. This time he is semi-square Chiron and communications are strained. This energy could bring us to use some unkind words. The intention with which we speak might be difficult for others to read.

The last aspect for Wednesday is the Sun in a trine aspect with Mars. Trines are good aspects and this certainly looks good as it increases our energy levels. This is a good day to get physical and get some exercise. Today will also be a good day for making decisions.

Thursday there is a Grand Trine perfecting. This is a bright spot among many other difficult aspects in the sky. Trines are all about harmony and balance. The players in this pattern are Jupiter, Venus, and Neptune. Jupiter expands and increases the energy of the other two planets. Venus is about love and money, and Neptune is about creativity and inspiration. From this Grand Trine, we can expect our relationships to be more joyful and empathic. Finances could be less difficult. And our creative inspiration could soar. There are so many possibilities with this trine and they are all positive.

Friday Mercury trines Pluto. This aspect will probably open us up to our mental strengths and understand ourselves on a deeper psychological level. Our attention finds focus as we dive into the depths of our psyche. This is a good thing.

This week ends with three tough aspects. The first is Venus opposing Saturn. We will feel like we need to keep the other guy at some distance thanks to Saturn putting the kibosh on our confidence in our love relationships. Saturn has an aspect of seriousness and is not so much interested in how much we feel loved and appreciated. We all need to be aware of our relationship fears now. Saturn could use them against us.

Saturday also brings us another tough aspect between Saturn and Mercury. This one can feel a bit like Mercury retrograde. We could feel the need to re-do some things we thought were complete. Or, we might experience some difficulties in our travel plans or communications. Be alert to being over critical and negative thinking.

Last and not much fun for a Saturday is a semi-square between Mercury and Venus. This most likely will mean problems in the social and romantic aspects of our lives. There are always two sides to things and the positive possibilities of this aspect are that we make more effort to be kind and polite. I don’t think this is ever out of fashion. But the tendency toward being hypersensitive is there too and come across as being distracted.

This week I see two themes. The first is allowing ourselves to examine our true purpose and heal our past. The second communication, both with others and ourselves. The past week I have heard several people discuss the need for self-care. I have even talked about this on social media myself. I feel like the second half of this week would be well spent in indulging in more self-care than we normally do.

Self-care does not have to cost a dime. Start by waking up a few minutes earlier and using that time to be alone and focused on the breath. This is a simple, fast yet powerful meditation. Or take a few minutes to listen to the early morning sounds of birds singing or of the city waking up to a new day.

Try not to spend much time watching the news or listening to it on the radio. Stay informed as you think you must but do your best to be less focused on the negative things going on in the world. Change really begins with us anyway.

There is a quote often attributed to Mohandas Gandi but in reality, it seems to have been coined by a teacher named Arleen Lorrance in 1974. Lorrance was quite unhappy with her work at a New York high school. She tried for years to change other teachers and the system. Then she came to realize that she where change needed to begin. She let go of her anger and negative thinking. She then made a conscious decision to always be open, loving, and vulnerable and began a project called “The Love Project”. Her words were printed in a book of the same title.

Gandhi did say something similar in 1913. He published his thoughts this way,

We but mirror the world. All the tendencies present in the outer world are to be found in the world of our body. If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. This is the divine mystery supreme. A wonderful thing it is and the source of our happiness. We need not wait to see what others do.”

The point of all this is to change things in your life so that you are exposed to more joy and fewer things that cause stress. Stress cannot be totally avoided but we sure can reduce our exposure to it. Think about this as you go about your evening and your day tomorrow.

Be kind, smile to all you meet and lend a helping hand whenever you can. We seldom, if ever know what is going on with the person that cuts us off while driving or cuts in line ahead of us.

Now you have some info you can use,  go out and make this a great week! ! !

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Astrology for May 13-19. 2018

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Greetings Everyone! I realize that my fascination with the Kilauea volcano is a bit strange but the idea of the earth opening up long fissures to allow molten rock to escape is so interesting to me. Of course, the damage and devastation this is doing to the land and the people of this Big Island is horrific. The president has finally declared a state of extreme emergency.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sixk1SGFysY

 Last week I wrote about the Solar energy that was hitting us and how a similar storm affected telegraph communications in the 1800’s. A few days later I found a good article on this storm. For those of you who would like to dive deeper, here is the link.

https://www.history.com/news/a-perfect-solar-superstorm-the-1859-carrington-event

Human evolution is happening at what sometimes seems like warp speed. but before we can walk, someone needs to clear our path so we don’t stumble and fall. This is what the planets and energy from all around the cosmos is doing for us now. It is clearing the path for us to evolve into the loving, compassionate beings we are meant to be.

The Earth is also evolving. I feel sorry for our Mother Earth, (aka Gaia, Pachamama, Terra, and many other names) having to deal with the recalcitrant beings (humans) that have failed to see how truly connected they are to her. They fail to see how their very existence is not in their control but controlled by a symbiotic relationship with the entire universe.

Now, let’s go check out what this week’s energies have in store for us.

This week we have a great deal of Uranus energy coming at us. There are three planetary sign changes and a strong, earthy New Moon.

Today Mercury conjuncts Uranus and also moves into Taurus. The influence of Uranus could bring us an increase in our accurate intuitive insights, something I welcome with open arms, mind, and heart. Our intellectual mental activity could rise as our thoughts are more inventive, fair, forward-looking, and original than usual.

I want to touch back in the intuition thing and remind you all that this energy has been with us for a little while and will continue for a while longer. Uranus moves slowly. My personal example of the intuitive aspect is that I did not listen to my intuition a few days ago and missed celebrating the surprise wedding of two friends that took the plunge after more than 20 years together. It was not until the next day that I learned why I had felt so drawn to go to a certain place the day before. I wish I had paid more attention.

The good news about Uranus moving into Taurus is that Taurus energy goes a long way to temper the spontaneity of Uranus. Regardless, we still could be prone to impatience, impulsiveness, and even nervousness. Use this energy to propel the more positive and creative energy within.

Tuesday is the most energetically powerful day of this week. Uranus is now totally in Taurus for the first time in 84 years. This is a really big change. Tuesday is also the day of the New Moon. I’ve read that this New Moon is one of the unrepresentative Taurus New Moons we will experience for a long time.

This New Moon is about our beingness as sensual and physical creatures. The difficulty might lie in the fact that this brings no rest for the weary. Taurus is usually slow and methodical but since Uranus is conjunct, its impact is far from slow or methodical. This is sure to be a catalyst for change and evolution.

Looking back to what was going on 84 years ago or 1934. We can see there was a great deal of change afoot. Hitler, Stalin, Mao, and Mussolini were all beginning to take powerful positions as political leaders. This was also the era of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “New Deal”. You can read more about that here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Deal

In brief, the New Deal was a series of federal reforms and regulations designed to bring relief to US citizens after the Great Depression. Can you see parallels to these things in our current events?

Wednesday Mars moves into Aquarius. He will transit this sign until November 15 with a brief, one month retrograde back into Capricorn from mid-August to mid-September. While in Aquarius, Mars will amp up the energy of this sign. We will most likely find ourselves and bit more impersonal and quick to anger. The more positive aspects of this transit are cooperation, being a stronger team player, being less concerned about our personal power. Using unconventional, original, intellectual methods to our problems is this transit’s strength.

We will also experience feeling less detached than usual. This can be a good perspective to operate from. We all know that sometimes our emotions can get in our way when trying to make rational decisions.

Wednesday Mars squares Uranus. Uranus is definitely taking the stage this week and his square with Mars is sure to be elusive, restless, and impulsive. Mars will jump into things without thinking at times but so will Uranus. Expect to see more assertion of wills, individuality, and a willingness to fight for freedom. The attempts to exchange rules and regulations that are working, in exchange for outdated ones cause to feel choked.

Many of us can expect some form of change in our lives, including work schedules or the need to shift our goals or behavior. This energy might make all of us think we are ADD because our ability to focus on one thing is more difficult (sounds like me every day).

Friday Mercury trines Saturn. Saturn tends to block things and insist we follow the rules. Mercury is about communications. 

Clear, realistic thinking characterizes this influence. A good time to get organized, to do detailed work, and prepare for the future. Decisions made now tend to be practical and well thought out. Work done now is likely to beget tangible results in the future. Conversations may be spare but to the point. Manifestation and achievement are what satisfy.

 Almost anything we do from Friday through next Sunday will net us concrete results. Conversations will short and to the point. Satun does not like to waste time in idle chit-chat. He had much rather use his time toward manifestation and achievement.

Saturday Venus will aspect the star of the week, Uranus. This is a good aspect, a sextile aspect, and is great for social gatherings and respecting others equally. There is no fear when is comes to new, unorthodox, out-of-the-box thinking when it comes to finances or romance. This will also be good energy for tackling new electronic technology, metaphysics, or the internet. Good for group gatherings and the arts too. So get ready to march to a different drummer and get those creative juices flowing too. It is the best way to use what we are being offered.

Also on Saturday, Mars will semi-square Neptune. Color this energy unorganized. Plan well and use your time wisely or risk wasting it. Many of us will feel a strong lack of drive, especially those of us with strong Neptune influences in their charts. Pisces friends and anyone with any planets anywhere in their charts at 15-17 degrees look out! This has your name on it!

This looks like a catalytic week to me. It will be interesting to see exactly what it brings us. I wish for you all things good. And I wish the teachers in my state great success as the gather in Raleigh on Wednesday for the “March for Students and Rally for Respec”. The teachers in this state are some of the lowest paid in the nation and have experienced some huge setbacks in recent years. Without getting on a soapbox, that is all I have to say about that or anything else this week.

Remember to be kind. Smile, and do good daily. 

 

 

Astrology for May6-12, 2018

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Whoa, Nelly! I keep thinking things can’t get more interesting and then the next day or week I am surprised again. Maybe I need to pay more attention to Astrologers?

 Last week I was particularly intrigued by the above photo and all that I read about the eruption of Kilauea last Thursday. The Earth has opened up other places too but this is the only place I am aware of where magma is spewing out of the crack. I’m totally facinated. This is how Uranus moving into Taurus shows up. 

Earlier in the year, I mentioned the upcoming end of Uranus’s transit through Aries, his move into Taurus, and how this could affect us and the Earth. We are so close to Uranus’ actual move from sign to sign that we can almost taste it. I think certainly we are already experiencing it. Uranus is currently in the 29th degree of Aries and any astrologer will tell you this is a very powerful degree.

The other two things we should keep in mind are that Uranus rules weather and Taurus is an earth sign. Add to this the effects the Sun’s energy and her geomagnetic storms have on us and you have a recipe for some interesting, even catastrophic earth changes. I will end today’s post with more on the solar wind.  

Evidence of this significant change has been showing up in increased earthquake activity across the globe and especially in what is known as the “ring of fire”. There are also a few places where the Earth seems to be splitting apart, like the 50 ft deep and 65 ft wide split a few months ago in Kenya. It seemed to happen overnight.

I am in no way predicting what will happen. What I am saying is that the energy is right for major weather, Earth, and social changes to take place. Historically speaking, the last time Uranus transited Taurus was 1934-1942. This was during the great depression and WWII and the drought of the 1930’s.

 

This drought came in three waves, 1934,1934, and 1939-1940 and created huge dust storms that caused major ecological and agricultural damage, leaving thousands struggling to live and feed their families. If you would like to read more about this, check this out: https://www.history.com/topics/dust-bowl

‘Migrant Mother,’ photographed by Dorothea Lange. (Credit Farm Security AdministrationThe Library of Congress)

I will circle back around to the Earth and the solar winds near the end of this post. Now here is the astro forecast for this week. And boy! Is there is a lot going in this week?

Today, Sunday, May 6. 2018, the Sun semi-squares Chiron. This energy stimulates us to learn by experience and from others. Some will feel blocked by their lack of confidence or the fear of not fitting in. Isn’t that usually the case?

The Sun will also aspect Neptune today. Intuition could be strong, our antennae are up, we are tuned in, and our instincts are mostly correct. This energy supports self-improvement, good judgment, and the ability to see things from a different perspective.

Venus is semi-square Uranus. Dear Uranus can cause us to make choices of people or things outside the lines of what we might normally choose. This energy is rebellious and therefore could cause some relationship upsets. Venus loves being beautiful but avoid beauty treatments today or you might get less than desirable results.

Monday Mercury squares Pluto. This can be troublesome due to the tendency toward suspicion, or the tendency to exaggerate things.

Venus is in square aspect to Neptune. This represents a relationship roller coaster. The highs are exciting but the lows are exhausting. Use caution so that you don’t set yourself up for a disappointment. Finances could experience some of the same. Use caution so that you don’t fall into a money pit. Venus is looking for pleasure but Neptune is blurring the lines.

Tuesday the Sun opposes Jupiter. Here is another conflict or hard aspect we perhaps need to treat with caution. Jupiter wants us to go big and indulge. We might overestimate, however. There might also be some surprise changes in something we are working on or any plans we are making.

Wednesday Venus aspects Jupiter. Venus loves to feel good and Jupiter expands that desire. This is like having champagne tastes with beer pocketbooks. There could also be some relationship differences as expectations are blown out of proportion. Finding the happy medium between gratification and responsibility is tough.

Fast forward to Friday when the Sun is trine Pluto. Pluto wants us to go deep into ourselves and discover what is really going on with us so we can let go of the negative or things that no longer serve us right. The energy is very focused and our ability to concentrate is strong. This is a good day for leadership, starting a new project, and connecting with other people who share our interests.

Saturday, Venus aspects Pluto. This is a time to review our close relationships and our social lives. Beware because power plays can crop up, along with jealousy or the fear of loss.

The last aspect of this week is Mercury square Mars and this is sure to keep us on our toes. Whenever these two planets aspect each other you can expect action and fireworks of some sort. This aspect is likely to express with impatience, haste, or arguments. Leave any new project until later and if possible, cancel any meetings. Conversation, in general, might be difficult today. Think long and hard before you speak so that you don’t hurt someone’s feelings or cause some sort of upset.

Now as I said earlier, I am circling back to the solar storms. The Earth was hit by the latest round of solar wind just yesterday (5/5/218) and scientist are saying it will continue today and tomorrow due to the large size of the coronal holes. How does the solar wind affect the Earth you might ask? This is what NASA has to say about it:

It affects it by the intense clouds of high energy particles that it often contains which are produced by solar storms. When these clouds, called coronal mass ejections, make their way to the Earth in 3-4 days, they collide with the magnetic field of the Earth and cause it to change its shape. The particles then leak through the magnetic field of the Earth, particularly near the north and south poles, and cause still more changes to the magnetic field of the Earth, this time at even lower altitudes closer to the ground. These changes can produce many problems with electrical equipment. The way on which solar wind ‘plasma’ invades the Earth’s magnetic field and seeps into the inner regions where the van Allen radiation belts are located, is not very well known. Also, in the direction opposite the Sun, the Earth’s magnetic field is pulled way out into interplanetary space making it look like a comet. In this ‘geotail’ region many different electrical disturbances take place that can accelerate particles to very high speeds and energies. All of this is made much more violent by the solar wind, especially the storm clouds that the Sun launches our way from time to time!”

Did you catch the part about this causing electrical problems? This energy can also have strong effects on our all our planet’s inhabitants. One day there might be a storm large enough and powerful enough to disable our electrical grid in a big way. During recent storms, I know some people in some parts of the world have experienced disturbances with cellphones, radio reception, and internet connections.

This type of energy or its effects is not new. Solar energy caused the telegraphs to down in the 1880’s. You can read more about that here: https://www.history.com/news/a-perfect-solar-superstorm-the-1859-carrington-event

Lastly but certainly not leastly (is that a word?), I want to thank all my new followers for choosing to follow this blog. I know lots of people read it via FaceBook or other sources but unless someone hits the “like” button on FB or the follow button in WordPress, I never know it is seen.

The past 4-6 weeks there has been a noticeable increase in WP followers. This means a great deal to me. Welcome aboard and please feel free to comment anytime. It seems I don’t often see a comment for days sometimes. Trust that I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Wishing you all a great week full of smiles, love and laughter. Please remember to be kind and smile. It makes us all feel so much better.

Astrology for April 29-May 5, 2018

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This week begins with a Full Moon in Scorpio. Scorpio is my ascendant, making this Moon a strong one for me. For all of us, this is a great time for personal transformation and evolution. In general, all Scorpio Full Moons are good times for us to let go or make adjustments in the areas ruled by the eighth house.

The eight house is not only ruled Scorpio but by both Mars and Pluto as well. This makes for an intense mix that deals with death and rebirth, transformation, joint finances but not earned income. Whew!

This house does cover finances related to money lent or owed to others, taxes, bonuses, refunds, prizes gifts, commissions, royalties, credit, venture capital, and inheritances. The eighth house also rules sex, intimacy and physical love. Keep in mind the fifth house rules love and the seventh house rule relationships.

The eight house also rules our psychic, intuitive, and spiritual experiences. These things can also be related to the twelfth house. Lastly, the eighth house ruled endings, death, things we need to discard, and ultimately surgery.

Some of you might recall a discussion last fall about the chart I generated for my mother’s surgery in Oct. This took place on the very same day that Jupiter moved into Scorpio. Because of this, I expected surprises related to her operation. It took a long time to get all the details but I was right. The expected 2-hour surgery took 6 hours, the expected 2-hour recovery took about 6 hours, and her expected stay in rehab took several weeks longer. The good news is that the operation was a success and her recovery was great.

The skinny on this Full Moon in Scorpio is that for the next two weeks we have a great opportunity to work on and let go of things relating to the areas I have mentioned above. Let go, throw out, transform and welcome change. This energy it quite strong for all of us, not just those of us with strong Scorpio aspects in our charts.

There is another aspect that begins today. It is a T-square involving the Sun, Ceres, and Jupiter. The Sun is in the sign of money, Taurus. Ceres is the grain goddess and associated with harvest. Jupiter is the Great Benefic, full of surprise and good fortune. Note that all three of the bodies hold some aspect of money.

The T-square contains two squares and an opposition. All these are hard or difficult aspects. The could mean challenges regarding prosperity and abundance. This could also get things moving in a positive direction. So I am going to go for the upside and focus on the positive direction. Hopefully, if we all did this, pour money will begin to multiply. I hope you will join me and give a generous portion to help others too. There are many areas of the country and the world that our financial donations can make a real difference.

The planets in signs this week are as follows:

Sun in Taurus. There is a method to the madness. This is a sensual and receptive place for us. In this sign, we are at our best when we are standing up or taking a stand against something. Grand trineThis is the planting sign when new projects take root and our need for security and intent on goals are strong.

Mercury is in Aries. This, as with all things relating to Mercury, deals with communications. Aries can cause our communications to be more spontaneous, assertive and bold. This transit lasts until May 13, 2018.

Venus in Gemini. We want it all. We might seem to want it all. Variety is important to us now. This is a social, animated, and communicative while at the same time being somewhat emotionally distant. There is a strong mental aspect to Venus in Gemini which lasts through May 19, 2018.

Mars in Capricorn. This transit will last through May 16, 2018. This is relentless energy. We are forward thinking and drawn to think through the outcome of our actions while exuding a certain amount of coolness. The shadow side of this being inflexible.

Saturn in Capricorn. This transit is all about maturity and responsibility. It can slow things down for us or even block our ability to make a move.

Moving on, the most important aspect formations this week, after the Full Moon and the T-Square mentioned above, are Sun trine Saturn today. The theme of this aspect is grounding, common sense, reality, and responsibility. Our productivity can seem to take a siesta or a least move forward slowly.

Sunday (today), Venus aspects Pluto. Watch for hidden agendas in social interactions. These are often due to insecurity or jealousy hiding under the surface. 

Venus aspects Mars on Tuesday. Our relationships could experience a bit of tension. There could also be some conflict when trying to satisfying romantic and sexual needs. A certain competitiveness can arise but this could be rather thought-provoking and stimulating.

Tuesday, Venus also aspects Saturn. This aspect can amplify our sensitivity without our knowledge or understanding. Feelings of anxiety could show up as we attempt to express affection. Those with connections to these to planets or the signs Gemini and Capricorn might experience emotional distance or inhibitions in developing relationships or a social situation.

The last major aspect comes on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Mercury is inconjunct Jupiter. Expansive Jupiter can bring us some grand ideas and at the same time cause us to overestimate ourselves. Pay attention to details and try not to make a move without taking a close look at the consequences. We would all do well to avoid making promises we might not be able to keep.

This covers the major aspects of this week. I hope you are seeing some of the more positive characteristics coming to fruition in your life. I sure am. Please remember to be kind and smile. Sometimes this is easier said than done but doing our best is always worth the effort.

Astrology for April 22-28, 2018

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Last Sunday as I was finishing the week’s post, the northeast side of my town was hard hit by a tornado that stayed on the ground for 33.6 miles. This is not normal for us. Here in NC we seldom have tornados, especially in the western half of the state but they seem to be more frequent over the past 5 years than ever before.

The man that lived in the home in the above photo said his wife and brother we tossed into the field behind the house. Both are fine except for cuts and scratches. His brother has a few cracked ribs. He and his wife rented this house and had no renters insurance. Needless to say, they are among the many along the 33-mile storm path that lost everything. As far as I know there was only one death caused by the tornado. 

The cool thing is that this has really brought our whole town together. People have pitched in to help any way they can. While grocery shopping last Friday, I saw a woman buying cases of dinner rolls presumably to make sliders or serve with a meal, and cases and cases of bottled water. I just love my town!

Astrologically, we are now under the influence of Jupiter, the planet of increase trine Neptune, the planet of water. Put these two together and you can get lots of rain. In fact, tomorrow’s weather is calling for up to 8 inches of rain in some areas of the western part of my state. That is after it dumps lots of rain on Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, and South Carolina before getting to us. It might be a good thing that Jupiter is retrograde. This causes him to be a bit less benefic than when he is direct.

Jupiter trine Neptune also brings out the best in humans. This aspect community spirit, generosity, and hope. This is quite evident here, in this time of need, by all the fundraisers that are happening and by the outpouring of local assistance to those in need.

This trine is also an abundance of spiritual or psychic encounters taking place. Enlightenment is prolific and can show up as visions and in dreams or meditations. Social justice, human rights, and serving those less fortunate including our furry, four-legged friends. We seem to get a huge amount of satisfaction in helping others.

Overall, this is a very positive alignment that can give rise to our awakening and boost our creativity through art, music, dance, and theatre. Some of us find other people inexplicably attractive and from this, a new romance could burst forth like a spring flower.

This week begins with Pluto turning retrograde. Pluto might be small but his impact on our lives is big. This planet viewed as transformational. Go back to the top where I talked about the tornado and you get an analogy of transformation. The tornado transformed homes, the landscape and the people it hit. Pluto loves to tear things down so we can rebuild. Personally, I often compare him to the Phoenix.

Pluto retrograde is more personal. He takes us deep into ourselves so we can examine our deepest and darkest selves. For those of us that know we are on a path of awakening and evolution, this retrograde transit can be a welcome thing if we are aware of how it can affect us and find ways to take advantage of its energy. Use this to explore your shadow side. Then let go of all that no longer serves you right.

Tuesday we have three aspects to look at. First, we find Mars in sextile aspect with Chiron. Chiron moved into Aries on the 17th of April. This cosmic body is known as the wounded healer and also represents mentoring. The last time Chiron was in Aries was in 1968. There are many comparisons to those days and now. The world and this country were in a sort of chaos then, just as it is now. Makes me shake my head and say “Hmmmm”.

The Aries transit of Chiron offers an energy that is best used to heal personal relationships, at least those we have the desire to heal. This can also serve as a catalyst for those entering a healing business or anything to do with healing or mentoring. Social activism will also reap benefits.

Please keep in mind that activism is not a left or right thing. We are all activist any time we are promoting things we feel strongly about. Whatever it is you wish to promote, please remember to do so with love in your heart. As a wise woman I know often says, “every human just wants to be heard and loved”.

The second transit for Tuesday is Venus entering Gemini. This is a good transit for speaking or writing. So get our pen and paper and begin writing that book you have been thinking about. Romance and artistic flavor are also favored under this transit. Many of us will find we are more social, compatible, with a side of air-headedness. (That sounds like me.)

The third and last aspect for Tuesday is Venus sextile Chiron. This offers even more energy to heal our relationships and become more agreeable to involvement and commitment. This will also provide positive energy for learning from other people, building trust, and understanding the beauty in weakness.

Wednesday Saturn and Mercury square off. Saturn like to put the brakes on and block us from going to wild. This aspect with Mercury will affect communications and local travel, all of which could experience delays or total blocks. Our thoughts could turn negative as well so we want to be vigilant that we don’t fall prey to this negativity. If we do, others will see us as insensitive or critical.

Thursday, Mars will join up with Pluto. This conjunction is a powerhouse and most of us will want to take advantage of its energy especially if we use it to zone in on our goals. Good energy for letting go, getting rid of and moving on. At the very least we might revise or re-work something so we can progress.

The shadow side of this is that we overdo. We all need to be careful that we don’t work too the point of exhaustion. Also be aware that power struggles might pop up there and there but it will also bring a feeling of purpose.

The weekends under the energy of the Full Moon next Sunday. This Moon will be in Scorpio is ruled by Pluto, the planet that loves to go deep and tear things up so the can transform or be rebuilt. This Moon will assist us in facing our inner darkness, our inner demons, and our psychological wounds.

We are indeed in transformational times. This is often not pretty but it is necessary. I hope to use all this energy to the fullest as best I can.

Next Sunday there a Grand Cross peaks but I will save that discussion for next week’s post. In the meantime, enjoy the link below. It is a tune about letting go and I thought the words we quite appropriate.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0iWzr4PCV0o

Astrology for April 15-21, 2018

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Last week I mentioned the solar wind that was coming our way. It showed up right on time early last week and disturbed some of us more than others. Some folks, probably those that are not spiritually awake of just waking up, didn’t really notice much. Some noticed their electronics and devices didn’t function properly. This could also be due to Mercury’s retrograde.

Many people experienced sleep problems. They thought they weren’t sleeping because they were stressed, overtired, ate something that kept them awake, or a myriad of other reasons. All these things can cause disturbances but so can solar energy hitting our planet. I finally got a good nights sleep Wednesday night.

Some of us reported sleeping more than usual. Others reported feeling energized, blissful, or in agony. There were also feelings of depression, inspiration, transformation, creativity, and more.

The solar energy wave or wind even caused some people to itch or feel like something was crawling on their skin. In the past, I have had feeling like ants were in my hair. It is very creepy and when it first happened I was sure something must be in my hair. Over time I learned, it was not ants. It was actually a connection to spirit or the outer realms. Well. . . I’ve been feeling the ants this past week. Some people might say I was getting a download from aliens. LOL

If you felt one way but your partner or a close friend felt another, don’t be alarmed. We are all at different points on our path to enlightenment.

This week begins with the New Moon today, April 15th. It is in the sign of Aries and brings us some potent energy for change in our lives. This is after all, about new beginnings as all New Moons are. There is also the added benefit of new beginnings from the energy of Aries. This is energy that is full of adventure and authenticity. Use this to break out of your shell, transform like the butterfly, find inner joy, self-reliance, and do all these things happily without the help of others.

This will be difficult for many because they are still living in the trap of fear, lack, and poverty. We all have been there. For the rest of today and Monday at least, use the Aries New Moon energy to regenerate yourself, break out of the box of limitations, and welcome in something new; whatever that looks like for you. Change can be scary but we need to rise above the fear. This is real personal evolution.

Mercury stations direct today (4/15)2018)! This retrograde has been a difficult one for many of us. I have personally only noticed a few glitches with technology and most of that was during the solar energy passing through.

Monday also brings us a semi-square aspect between Mercury and Venus. Be careful how you say things and make an extra effort to be nice because folks will be quite sensitive today. This energy causes us to be quite sensitive, of course, some more than others depending on the individual natal chart. The moon, the planet of emotions, will balance this energy by moving into Taurus Monday. Thank goodness for some grounding!

Monday also holds Venus opposite Jupiter. Anytime Jupiter is involved, the energy is big. In this case, love is strong and can even be rather extreme for some. We might expect more than we can actually get. People that subliminally feed on drama will unknowingly draw same to them and it could spill over to the rest of us. The news tomorrow could be very interesting.

Tuesday is an active day with four major things to discuss.

First up is a Venus-Jupiter opposition is good for social connections. Some will be drawn to party more than usual. Please be careful. This is the first of the week (unless you work in the service industry) and Tuesday is a work day. Don’t eat or drink too much and don’t overspend to drown any feelings of upset or fear. Daily routines can get boring but they are also comforting. Relax! Life will bring you what you need when you need it. Don’t force it.

Next one for Tuesday is Chiron entering Aries. This is an aspect that can assist us in healing both physical and psychological wounds from our childhood or anytime we are deeply wounded. People with Chiron in Aries in their natal chart are tough. This is where the “school of hard knocks’ is located. Now it is time to be healed and give ourselves some good care. We all deserve it.

Venus will trine Pluto on Tuesday. This is a good aspect for our money and our relationships. It could a bit consuming and fiery but at least it is not going to rip us apart or offend us in any way. Instead, our desire is to go deep in sharing our hearts desires. Use this energy of love to evolve. Love, indeed, has the power to change us and the world in general.

Saturn turns direct Tuesday. We can expect all things dealing with structure and authority to get moving again. Problem is, we might not like some of the directions this can take us personally and collectively.

Wednesday the Sun conjuncts Uranus. This aspect is all about independence. Impulsivity, progression, and change. We welcome new, unique things into our lives. More change but it is a good change, or could be. This aspect brings positive energy to technology and the metaphysical. It can also make some of us rather antsy and actually wanting change. Oh, my! Whoda thunk it? Someone actually welcomes change? You just never know. That new friend you make today could bring you interesting changes in the future.

Thursday, Venus aspects Saturn. This one might bring some difficulties in our relationships with others. Saturn tends to block our emotions and our affections might seem cooler than usual. This is an aspect that is,  sadly filled with unrequited love, separations, and breakups. . If you make any large purchases, they could turn in a conduit for cash.

Mercury aspects Jupiter on Thursday. This can cause an overload of information. So much so that details can slip right through the cracks. Pay closer attention to the details so that you don’t cause yourself or others any difficulties. Some people will exaggerate things today.

The last major aspect of the week comes on Friday when the Sun is semi-square Neptune. Neptune always brings a sort of fog or illusion to our lives. Our ability to use willpower could be quite low and our focus is really off. We might want to steer clear of new goals or ideas. Our ability to focus on anything that requires critical thinking will be very difficult today.

Knowing where we stand with others is obscured by the fog of Neptune today. Sticking to our plans for the day will prove challenging. Overindulgence will again be the rule of the day. That makes two of these days this week, but with some care and perseverance, we will make it through this unscathed. This is not the best day for surgery, appointments, or starting a new project. Use the New Moon energy early in the week for the new projects.

Last week many of you could have been affected or at least heard of more than one death. This is one more thing that we can chalk up to the Solar energy early in the week. Lots of souls have completed their work in the physical or have decided that it is just time to go. I hope this is only temporary and not something that lasts over months or years like it was about 10 years ago. However, I have to accept that death is going to happen more and more now that I have reached that “certain age”.

April is the time we sow seeds. The weather has caused most garden prep to be delayed. However, there are other kinds of seeds we can sow. Seeds of love being perhaps the most important seed we can sow. For the rest of the month try sowing seeds of love. Start with a morning meditation of gratitude. Throughout the day try to use the 5 languages of love the are outlined in the book of the same name by Gary Chapman. . .

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Five_Love_Languages

Enjoy your week! Remember to be kind. The world needs all the kindness it can get and that includes you and me so smile and do good.

Astrology for April 8-14, 2018

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Happy birthday to all my Aries friends. May your year be filled with joy, laughter and lots of peace and love. 

Another week is history. Another week full of opportunity awaits us. The mystery is exciting. Don’t give in to the fear generated by others.

This week begins today with a Capricorn Moon squaring both the Sun and Uranus. Our wants are in conflict with our needs. People with this aspect in their natal charts often don’t feel accepted and can clash with parents or parent-like people in their lives. In some ways, this square is similar to the Sun square Saturn. It will be important for us to find balance with ourselves today.

The Sun square Uranus. This might stir up the rebellious energy within us. Of course, those with strong Uranus energy in their natal charts could be affected more than those who don’t. The Sun-Moon square offers plenty of conflict on its own. Adding Uranus to the mix amps up that conflict with a desire for freedom and independence. Thie best part of this to me is the increase in truth speech and our desire for truth.

Mercury is about to turn direct but this won’t happen until April 15. I had originally read Mercury’s shadow period would end on April 22, 2018. Today I read the shadow will last until May 3. This seems doubtful to me only because I have never known a shadow period to last for over two weeks. I will not say that it is not possible but the Apri 22 date seems much more plausible to me. Please follow your own intuition or gut instinct on this.

While we are on the subject of Mercury retrograde, remember that this is happening totally in Aries. Aries is the first sign of the zodiac, the courier of spring, and a sign of new beginnings. Mercury retrograde is a time to redo and revisit. Since this retrograde period is taking place totally in Aries, it makes sense why the weather is so crazy this spring. One day its warm and the next day it’s cold and snowing.

Venus has been transiting Taurus since March 31. During this time she has been driving our desire for pleasure and romance. Doesn’t she always? Taurus energy helps keep Venus grounded and focused on the now and using all of our senses to enjoy this moment.

This week there are three major aspects that involve Venus. The first is on Wednesday when she is trine Mars. This aspect is romantic and creative. Find ways to express yourself through art and work. This aspect also favors social gatherings and events.

Wednesday also brings us an inconjunction or quincunx with the Sun and Jupiter. If you catch yourself wanting something new, this aspect might be the incentive for that.Checking for things that we still need to let go of will be a good thing. When we let go of what no longer serves, we make room for new things to come to us.

The very next day, Thursday, Venus is semi-square Chiron, the wounded healer. Chiron could bring our focus to our differences in our relationships to others. Chiron could also make it difficult for us to learn from each other. Chiron almost always brings us a bit of upset albeit a necessary upset that is designed to stimulate our growth in positive ways.

Jupiter is sextile Neptune on Thursday. This energy will stimulate our imagination and creativity in romance and what we perceive as beauty. Use this energy during social gatherings and it could help us be gentler with others in both social and romantic situations.

Saturday we have two aspects to make note of. The first one is Jupiter in a sextile aspect to Pluto. This is a good aspect for business dealings and the rule of law. Many of us will find this stimulates the drive to go after our personal or professional goals. This energy also helps us persuade others to our advantage. There is also the possibility that some could be led to a new way to solve a problem or find a concealed resource that will help us.

The second aspect on Saturday is Mars sextile Neptune. Notice your intuition today. It could be rather strong. This will also be a good day for enjoying creative expressions like dancing, art, live performances, film, and photography. Neptune will help us let go of any ager that might come with Mars. Of course, those with strong Mars influence in their charts, might not notice this so much.

I have noticed a slow down in earthquakes lately. At least my app is showing fewer alerts. However, in two days, April 10, 2018, the Earth will be hit with a stream of solar wind thanks to a large hole in the Sun’s atmosphere that is letting the solar wind escape out. My guess is that this solar wind will manifest in some way on our planet. Perhaps as earthquakes, volcanic activity, or surprises in the weather.

The ten-day forecast for my area is showing spring like temps through Wednesday with highs in the mid 60’s. Warmer temps come along Thursday through Saturday with highs around 80. Next Sunday the temps go back to mid 60’s. We sure have been on a weather and temperature roller-coaster this spring.

I doubt we will see snowflakes or sleet again this spring although another cool snap is not out of the question. I am anxious to set up another raised bed and get some things in the ground. The last frost date is April 15th. The firsts herb and plant sale here is on April 17, followed by the Herb Festival on April 28-29.

If you happen to be in the Asheville area, the herb festival will be the first weekend in May. I attended that one about 25 years ago and to date, it is the best one ever. Unfortunately, I have lost my desire to grow herbs like I used. These days I stick to plants that will come back year after year instead of annuals unless they are good re-seeders.

Enjoy your week no matter what happens with the weather. Get outside when you can and remember to be kind to all you meet.

Until next week. . .

Astrology for April 1-7, 2018

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Happy Easter and Happy Passover

This week begins with Mercury still retrograde and some glorious Full Moon energy. The Full Moon was yesterday but we are still under its influence. This Moon in on the Aries-Libra axis which represents relationships.

Aries is our relationship to self, self-assertiveness, leading, and having the courage to step out there. The word chutzpah comes to my mind. Being authentic is important to the Aries Moon while being tactful is not as much.

Libra, on the other hand, is our relationship to others. Libra moon energy is about compromise, co-operation, finding balance, negotiating, and being gracious toward others. All in all, this Full Moon is helping us find a balance between meeting our needs and meeting the needs of others in our life. It is about a balance between independence and dependence.

Mercury is halfway through his retrograde period by the end of the week. His shadow period after this is not over until April 22nd. This means we will still need to cautious until he is going full speed again after April 22nd.

This week also begins with a wonderful sextile aspect between Jupiter and Pluto. This combo packs some heavy-duty abundance energy. Please keep in mind that Jupiter brings abundance in all things including the bad and the ugly things. This abundance energy will last over six months.

Monday, we have a Mars-Saturn conjunction. This is going to bring a huge boost to the workaholics, entrepreneurs, and the athletes among us. Maturity, discipline, and good planning will be your best friends Monday.

Wednesday Mercury squares Mars. Since we are under a retrograde Mercury, this is a good time for reflection. Mars will fuel our ability to focus and our stamina to reflect and process.

Thursday we have a Mercury square aspect again. This time it is a square with Saturn. Discipline has a hard time with communications and travel glitches. Saturn wants things to go well but retrograde Mercury has other ideas.

Some of us will find projects we thought we completed might need and a bit of tweaking. But the biggest problem for us might be a tendency toward being critical, having negative thoughts, or being more sarcastic than we might normally. Try not to second guess things.

The last major aspect of the week comes on Saturday when Venus squares Saturn. With all the recent energy pushing us to let go of what no longer serves, including relationships, this energy brings steadiness, reality, and maturity to our relationships. Some of us could actually act like grown-ups for a change.

Shocking! LOL

This will be a good time to grow our relationships with those we work and do business with. Schedule a lunch with them or other casual time. My Chinese friend calls it “bonding time”.

Elders or authority figures in our lives could step forward to lend support, share advice, or physically pitch in to help. There is also a possibility of reviving relationships with an old love or close friend that we’ve lost contact with. Conversely, we could feel more responsibility toward our current friendships.

Overall this looks to be an easy week. Enjoy all it has to offer. Remember the conflicts and upsets often have the best lessons.

If spring has sprung in your area, get outside and enjoy it. Ground yourself by doing some gardening. I am not a huge fan of yard work but when I make myself get out there and do some weeding, I actually enjoy it.

Don’t forget to smile and be kind to others.

 

Astrology for March 25-31

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This week began with snow and ended with snow. It was little more than a dusting and so beautiful coming down.  This coming week the weather is predicted to be more spring-like and calmer than last week, I can’t say the same for the cosmos and our astrological forecast. Last week held a great deal of changing energy and this week is going to bring us more strong energy.

The Sun is now at 5 degrees Aries. Aries represents the astrological New Year, beginnings, and youth. Zero degrees Aries is known to some astrologers as the world point. Events that take place on or about the early degrees of Aries often affect the public and global collective. This energy is no doubt supporting the efforts of the young people driving the “Enough Is Enough” campaign.

Aries energy is active, independent, aggressive, impatient, energetic, pioneering, assertive and a bit impatient like the young child he represents. This week and through much of April, we will be influenced by a lot of Aries energy thanks to a stellium in the sign. The stellium includes, of course, the Sun, along with Mercury, Venus, and Uranus.

Today, 3/25/18, Venus is aspecting Jupiter. This aspect seeks positive stimulus and the pleasures of life. Unfortunately, we might want more than we are capable of handling and end up biting off more than we can chew.  It will be important to seek balance in order to prevent getting into something over our head.

Tuesday, the major aspect is Juno conjunct Neptune. Juno is the asteroid that often shows us our partners. This conjunction is going to affect many devoted relationships. The relationships, either friends or lovers, serve you could be enhanced by this conjunction. Those that are not for our highest good will not fare so well. They will most likely melt away and be no more.

I feel the need to remind you that relationships in astrology do not always mean the romantic sort, but could also mean work, school, and other social relationships.

Wednesday, the Sun will aspect Jupiter to form a sesquiquadrate aspect. The theme of this is discontentment and impatience. Jupiter wants us to have more of everything but whatever that is, could be too much for us to effectively handle or deal with. Don’t expect things to be grounded in reality today. Miscalculations, waste, and pull toward overemphasis could be the rule of the day for many, especially those with strong Jupiter influence in their charts.  

Thursday Venus is conjunct Uranus. The energy of this aspect will be about the unusual and change. Change seems to be a constant theme these days. Does it not? This is due to the shift in consciousness and the rise in the vibration of the planet and all of its inhabitants.

This aspect will cause a person’s uniqueness to be a lot more interesting. And is how awakened humans, the one that have raised their vibrations,  see others. There is a level of flightiness in our relationships. Uranus is more interested in keeping things fresh and new rather than anything stable or lasting. This can be a very good thing too. It is all in how you use the energy. Self-expression and freedom to you are not at all undesirable pursuits but at times they can cause others to feel uncomfortable.

To counterbalance the conjunction I just described, Thursday also holds a square between the Sun and Saturn. This aspect will bring obstacles to the freedom energy Uranus brings us. The Sun in Aries will provide us with a lot of stamina to get things done.  The obstacles will be directed at our goals and we are forced into reality. Perhaps the best use of this energy will be to use the tools Saturn offers. He drives us to be responsible and in doing so we will gain confidence in our ability to take care of ourselves.

Friday, which is also Good Friday and therefore has an energy of its own, will also bring us a semi-square between Mars the warrior and Jupiter the great benefic. Here again, we could find that we overestimate things. Some of us will be a bit overconfident too. This can lead us to be competitive and agitated. Mars often acts without thinking things through. You might want to be sure that you think a situation through before taking action. Jupiter will surely do his best to give us all he can regardless of the costs.

Seems this week’s aspects are largely challenging. The last aspect is discussed is Venus semi-square Neptune. Under this influence, we might find we only see what we want to see. Details become fuzzy and we revile in the faults and mistakes of others. It might be a good idea to be more reserved on this day and avoid impulsive purchases, signing contracts, or legal matters if possible.

This weekends with a Libra Full Moon. Libra represents others and compromise. Seems to me this is appropriate energy for the Moon before Easter. The Christ sacrificed himself for the “other”.  

This Libra Full Moon is also about relationships or all sorts. It is teaching us to be gracious, to negotiate, and find balance in them. We need to remember that the Aries Sun is also involved in this Full Moon.

The Aries Sun is pushing the authentic button. This Sun has little tactfulness and is stoked up by independence. To top this all off, the Full Moon aligns with the retrograde Mercury and squares the Mars conjunction with Saturn. Oh My! Communications and holiday travel delays could be many. Do your best to think before you speak and keep your cool with all your holiday traveling.

 

Astrology for March 18-24, 218

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Last week I mentioned that March Madness did not apply to just basketball. It also applies to the weather, at least here in the Tarheel State. The week began with snow and ended with temperatures near 70 degrees. But winter might not be over just yet. The weatherman tells us there is a chance for some frozen precipitation on Tuesday and Wednesday. I can’t say I have ever seen snow on the first day of spring.

March begins in the mutable sign of Pisces and signals the end of the winter season. I read someplace that mutable signs are editors of the zodiac. They are the ones that take what was begun by the cardinal signs, constructed by the fixed signs, and bring it all to completion.

The weather in March is a brilliant example of transition. There seems to be a Universal law that says whenever there is a transition there are also disturbances, upheaval, and unpredictability. These things happen not only when the seasons change but when planets change signs, when leadership changes, and when we shift from one age to another.

I will get back to this thought later. There are a few aspects I want to cover first.

The coming week through the end of March is chock full of all sorts of transitional energy. We are still under the influence of Saturday’s Pisces New Moon. Spring is at our doorstep. It officially arrives Tuesday, 3/20/2018. Tuesday is also the Spring Equinox so we have a lot of energy for new beginnings.

Nature loves balance. The scales won’t be tipped too far toward new beginnings because Mercury is stationing to turn retrograde on Thursday. This will allow us to go back and tie up any loose ends left from the past few months before we get too far into our springtime new beginnings. The universal consciousness always seems to know just how to balance the energy while at the same time moving us to evolve and transition ourselves. It is the natural order of things

Tuesday also give us Mercury conjunct Venus. This is a good aspect for being social, some good laughs, and good conversations. I love it when that happens. This is not a great aspect for work but should be a good one for business.

No major aspects on Wednesday but Thursday is the actual day Mercury turns retrograde. I am sure most of you know what that means. Expect delays or upsets around travel, don’t sign contracts and if you must, be sure to go over them multiple times and with a fine tooth comb.

Friday Venus is square Pluto. This could make for some quite a bit of strong emotion and intense feelings. However, all that passion could come with a hidden agenda. Look for signs of jealousy or possessiveness. Finances could experience some sort of change. Some of us might also notice power plays, betrayal, and/or manipulation.

The last major aspect this week comes around on Saturday when the Sun squares Mars. This is youth, action butting heads with our ego. Those of us with strong Mars influence in our charts might be rather impulsive. These people feel the need to act, to do something even without a goal in mind. Under the right circumstances, this could bring about some very nice creativity. On the other hand, it could cause some heated conversations, defensiveness, and arguments. This aspect has the energy of accidents. Remember, Mars is all about action and he will be square our ego and how we present ourselves to the world. We could be a bit accident prone about now.

Now, let’s go back to the subject of transitions. As many of you know we are now in the “Age of Aquarius”. Just as the planets moving from one sign to another cause some upheaval, so does the transition from one age to another. We can see this playing out on the world stage practically every day, sometimes in multiple ways.

An age last about 2000 years. The transition time between ages is full of twists, turns, and turmoil, just like now. The transition from the Piscean Age to the Aquarian age got a big boost from the Harmonic Convergence in 1987 and has intensified every since 12/21/2012. The actual transition period from one age to the next takes 200-350 years to complete. We are just getting started. Most people believe there are only few years of intense turmoil and that this is where we are at the moment.

As lightworkers bring in more light to planet Earth, it causes the manifestation of negative thoughts and brings them to the surface to be transmuted into love nad light. This is why we are seeing all the turmoil we are right now.The planets are helping and astrologers have not seen aspects like the ones we are having now is a long long time.

We’ve got a few more years of intense negativity to get through before we will live a peaceful existance where there is enough for every one. Over all, things won’t let up in our life time but they will by the next time we come around.

Well, that is about as deep as I am going going to go for now. I wish everyone a faboulous week ahead. Remember to be kind and smile from the heart.