Today a retrograde Mercury trines Saturn for the second time since the end of March. See this as an opportunity to review situations and how they’ve developed since the Equinox and then decide what aspects of them you’d like to revisit, remedy or bin.
Thanks to some much-needed boosts to personal planets, the Sun and Mars, you’re likely to begin the working week feeling more confident and vital than you have in a while.
Today Mercury and Saturn help to temporarily stem the madness and intensity of Thursday’s impending Jupiter-Pluto square – the latest episode in the saga that is the Mercury T-square.
In Roman times, mid-March was known as the Ides of March (a title that originally had lunar ssociations) and has become firmly associated in folklore with the assasination of Julius Caesar – and prophecies of doom.
Yesterday, Mars met up with Saturn for the first time since January. However, unlike their last encounter, this particular contact was much more harmonious and constructive. Mars and Saturn haven’t enjoyed such a flowing encounter since August 2015, so this particular planetary transit is… Continue Reading “Today’s Astro-Insights – Mon 6 Mar 2017”
2017 – A Year of Adjustment 2016 was, for many of us, an annus horribilis. Brexit, the US elections, the war in Syria, the Nice attacks – these terrible and shocking events had the signature of Uranus and Pluto all over them. Despite all… Continue Reading “Skylights for 2017”
With the autumn equinox almost upon us, it’s time to reassess, consolidate and get back to basics. After a busy summer, the next four weeks should be all about getting your life back in balance and deciding what you want your main focus to… Continue Reading “September 2015’s Astro-Insights”
Last month, we began to feel a shift in astral gear, from languid and laidback to full throttle ahead as Mars entered Aries. This spirit of renewal and initiation continues into March as more of the personal planets take their turn to ingress into… Continue Reading “March 2015 Astro-Insights”
Although February gets off to a slow start, things should pick up towards the second half of the month. Initially, though, Mercury will be retrograde until the 12th which, together with Neptune, may be fogging up your perceptions. That’s not to say that there… Continue Reading “February 2015 Astro-Insights”
Introduction 2015 is likely to be quite an eventful year. Around the Spring Equinox, a solar eclipse in Pisces, topped by another pass of the Uranus-Pluto square, begins a fresh cycle in which humanity is challenged to evolve and let go of illusions, escapism… Continue Reading “Astro-Insights January 2015 – ‘Skylights’ for 2015”