Uranus has been stirring things up some time, and Jupiter now expands this fertile ground. Think of the way a garden grows; the soil nurtures flowers, weeds and even nasty insects. "Big boss' Jupiter expands all, good and bad. Venus adds her 2 cents after the 11th, and the Sun heats things up after the 18th. It's one big garden party! The month ends with a Full Moon in Virgo on the 28th, the same day the Sun joins Jupiter in Pisces. This is about acquiring the skills and tools to manifest your vision. Sweet dreams, Aries.
Taurus (April 20 May 20) With Leo retrograde in your 4th house of core energy, patience serves you well Taurus. This is a time to regroup and schedule your grand emergence with the New Moon of May 13th. In the meantime, though, you can make great strides by combining you skills and talents with determination. The result is stability plus predictable outcomes in the sometimes uncertain game of life.
Gemini (May 21 June 20) Any nagging feeling that something wasn't quite right can be relieved after this month, Gemini. Any situation that may have been teetering on the edge of change will resolve and at least you know where you stand. With this knowledge, you can now proceed towards solid ground. Saturn and Pluto formed a stressful square aspect last month in your solar 5th and 8th houses. The way out is the way through, and your standard is with integrity and dignity.
It's possible that what you thought was your reality has suddenly taken on a new flavor. Actually, the stew is still cooking in the pot. Be gentile with yourself and others. There is a silver lining to any cloud. Remember that words can be a powerful source of healing and rectification, and that your positive attitude can light up any day.
Cancer (June 21 July 21) This month presents an interesting scenario: things are good all over, but you are saying "show me the money!" Jupiter and Venus join forces in Pisces on the 16th making this is your GOOD time and illuminating your solar 9th house of wisdom and higher mind; beautiful.
But, Mars in your money sector plays the trickster. Somehow you must think creatively to fulfill the promise of the benefics Jupiter and Venus. Find a solution by calling upon the resources of your higher mind. When you reach out in this direction it becomes like Christmas time all over again. Often these lovely planets in a charitable sign work subtly. Pay attention to nuance, or like a silvery trout, this opportunity may swim past you.
Leo (July 22 August 22) Wow, Leo! Mars has been dancing with you since last October, and he asks you to Tango until mid July. Meanwhile, he plays tough with Pluto (power) and just cannot understand Venus (love). What can a brave heart do? Be bold and beautiful, and take full advantage of the opportunities which are coming your way that's what. You might want to do a "pay attention' dance each and every morning this month, because good things are coming in fast and furious; you just have to be able to handle the energy.
The deeper question here is: can you truly open your heart and surrender to love? Only you know the answer. This time can also be a turning point where you realize it's not what you wanted and you are ready to let it go. The good news is that if it's not love, it will be money. Now you can turn that into a cosmic win-win situation and even take it to the bank.
Virgo (August 23 September 22) Obsessions are ruled by Pluto. They can be so energizing in one way, but they also drain you as they feed off of your vital life force. It's all in the overview, and fortunately this is where you walk on solid ground. Jupiter in Pisces until June 5th is determined to grant you favor in all relationships, both personal and professional.
Venus conjunct Jupiter in your solar 7th house makes the 16th a fortuitous time to renegotiate, or even renew and redefine existing partnerships. Here is where you can gain advantage of your rock solid skills in preparation and leverage. Think about how you might benefit from this planetary lineup and put together a plan.
Part of the problem is that your work scene is disintegrating, or, shall I say, shifting. What you used to love, or at least tolerate, is no longer bearable. It's time to salvage what is good, and let the rest go. In addition to fancy dreams, Pluto also grants you a wealth of creativity and passion. Use this energy to create a set of skills and tools needed to move into a new arena of productivity and/or growth.
Libra (September 23 October 21) The Aquarius New Moon of February 13th highlights you solar 5th house of creativity and the life of your inner child. But, the Full Moon of Feb 28th dwells in your 12th house of karma and endings. It also brings light to you unconscious fears and motivations; and Light is an antidote for unresolved fear. So, this is a great month for inner work, Libra. Pluto has been knocking on the door for a while now, also. Finding your inner core strength creates an anchor that grounds the outer life and lands you on top of the wheel of fortune.
Blessed be Jupiter and Venus conjunct on the 16th in Pisces. This defines your solar 6th house of survival skills and tools for practical life. The Sun conjunct Neptune on the 14th can either put you under a spell of illusion, or assist you in opening the doors to your creativity; this will be an excellent day to find a sacred spot beside the water and merge your heart with the desires of your soul. Name, and claim it this month Libra.
Scorpio (October 22 November 21) The asteroid goddess Pallas Athena spends much of this year in your sign, Scorpio. Pallas is a marker of productivity as well as clarity. She is going to assist you in refining your skills and talents so that you can take things to the next level. In Scorpio, she is also a skilled strategist with a depth of perception that delivers you to the core of any issue or situation. Perfect! Make friends with this goddess because she is a great ally. Only problem is that she is not especially romantic, so you have to work on that one; spend some quality time with Venus, too.
However, the beautiful part of this dance is that like a breath of fresh air, freedom and joy enter into the vacancy created in your life. The 14th also initiates the Chinese year of the white metal tiger; an era of toughness, generosity and wealth earned with hard work- perfect for you Scorpio. Now, hopefully you are comfortable with the concept of change. So here is your secret tip; the way you get ahead this year is through your creative efforts, not self sacrificial, endless work.
Sagittarius (November 22 December 20) With Uranus transiting your 4th house of home, family, and your inner foundation, it would appear that the winds of change have been howling in your ears; dogging your every step. And now, it looks like that old hound dog is going to have a litter of puppies soon, Sag. As if by magic, opportunities for expansion and growth appear. The question is: what to do?
After the Sun enters Pisces on the 18th, you have 4 luminaries in your 4th house; each one vying to rock your world. Depending on the details of your natal chart and rising sign, this stellium will affect each of you differently, but this is a guaranteed emotional revolution.