The Hypothetical Apocalypse

Last night, the new moon in Pisces had me contemplating the world’s current state of affairs. If you have thought about how you might respond to impending doom and global destruction, perhaps these lyrics and video by “Nights and Weekends”  for the song “Fading Light” are something to ponder. Maybe we are telepathic, supernatural, and complicated beings who often just get tangled in our own words…

 

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February 2018 Horoscopes

Aries

Get out and active this February.  On the 15th after Valentine’s day, Mercury in Aquarius makes a nice trine to Uranus in Aries, endowing you with the ability to communicate new ideas that shape your environment for the better. This may also mean investing in the highest visions of yourself.  Aries rules the head and face, so a soothing clay and rosewater detox facial come lover’s day may be most what your soul craves.

Taurus

Taurus rules the neck and throat. Your beautiful voice will be ready for a little R&R come mid-month once the sun moves into Pisces. thankfully chocolate has  been shown to alleviate stress levels and soothe the thyroid. If you get the good stuff in its purest form and settle in at the spa with a nice mud bath you are sure to indulge your senses to the appropriate degree.

Gemini

Hey Gemini, those nerves may need a rest after all they are the busiest part of your body. This V-day set aside time for a manicure and acupuncture session to reset after the Lunar eclipse at the end of January. You need to be malleable to feel most like yourself. As the moon moves into your sign on the 22nd after a Venus conjunct Neptune in Pisces on the 21st, you should feel all is right in the world.

Cancer

Cancer rules the breast and stomach. This February, sipping on a yummy turmeric milk may be the best thing for your lovely lady lumps.  The moon moves into your sign on the 24th and then Mercury conjunct Neptune in Pisces on the 25th giving your delicate communication style additional influence to entice. You should also be especially perceptive and in tune with the cosmos on this day.

Leo

The heart is your ruler and within the month of love, your feelings are wide open. A rose quartz bath and meditation will imbue your feelings of generosity with power. The beginning and end of the month will see the moon in your sign. The 3rd will have mercury in Aquarius sextile to Mars in Sagittarius, indicating a lovely time to take action in a new endeavor or a weekend getaway and nature excursion.

Virgo

The digestive system is ruled by Virgo, so a big vat of Kombucha should be brewing as you read this. Taking pleasure in chewing and enjoying each bite of your meal is also a simple and profound way to improve digestion within the body. The moon kicks off the month with your sign the day after the total lunar eclipse. Pay attention to the details surrounding the first week as they will elicit themes to come.

Libra

The skin is Libras domain. Feed your protective layer with sesame, avocado, and Jojoba. Maybe also try indulging in the steam room to help hydrate every inch of you. Moon in Libra and Mercury in Aquarius sextile to Mars in Sagittarius on the 3rd is the perfect day to passionately move forward on the humanitarian projects you most support.

Scorpio

Scorpio rules the erogenous zones of the body and what better month to explore pleasure and sensual touch. The 5th will see the moon in your sign and followed by Venus in Aquarius sextile Uranus in Aries on the 7th. These days should be especially exciting for a little rendezvous or two. You can even take things up a notch by spicing up your kisser with a little DIY chilly lip plumper.

Sagittarius

The hips and liver are Sagittarius domain. With the Moon entering your sign on the 8th and then Venus entering Pisces on the 10th, you would benefit substantially from a juice cleanse to help detox the liver. A lovely beet and strawberry juice is just in theme for the season and can be used as a natural lip tint while giving your cheeks a flush.

Capricorn

Capricorn influences our skeletal system and joints. The moon entering your sign on the 10th as well as Venus entering Pisces should help nurture your core. Pineapple is great internally and externally to lubricate joints and improve skin. If you take a slice and rub it on your skin, you can enjoy a mini pineapple facial.

Aquarius

The circulatory system is influenced by Aquarius. The moon on the 13th enters your sign while Mercury in Aquarius squares Jupiter in Scorpio. Today is best to watch your words and perhaps take on a bit of physical activity instead. A nice jog on a nature trail or swim in the community pool will help get your blood pumping and channeled into more appropriate outlets.

Pisces

Pisces is in command of the Lymphatic system and with the moon on the 15th and the sun moving in on the 18th, you would most benefit from hot and cold cycles to cleanse the system. Try heading to your local sauna and rotate between cold showers or plunges. Your body will be seriously thanking you, after all, is done.

January 31st Total Lunar Eclipse in Leo

As lunar eclipses effect our deep internal processes and are the signatures of culmination, this full moon should be especially interesting. The rebellious attitude of the collective might feel at odds with the individuals need for recognition in the 2nd decan. As we have Air (Aquarius sun) opposing Fire (Leo Moon), the flames are propelled and give us the conflict and initiative. The conjunction to Ceres indicates that this energy should be aligned with feminine interests, whether that be at home or finding empowerment in creating a fortified dream palace. Culturally we are sure to see Women’s lib issues finding a moment of illumination within the confines of reigning power structures. We can look to the past 6 Months as the completion of one cycle of eclipses and see the thread within the next. See where Leo falls in your natal chart to help do further digging. Your likely to have a few crazy dreams in the process!

 

January 2018 Horoscopes

Aries

Mid month will present challenges to your will. This activation will  define what deserves your attention come the new Moon on the 16th. With your confidence in place, the following week until the 22nd should feel productive and rewarding.

 

Taurus

The 24th  Moon in Taurus makes a nice trine to Mercury.  You are feeling confident and grounded in your words and ideas today. This is an opportunity to present yourself in the best possible light and gain ground for the coming 6 months within whatever framework you hold dearest to you.

 

Gemini

The 27th after Mars enters Sagittarius allows you to explore your curiosities in fullest form. Your highest ideals may be better understood and implemented with the lunar eclipse on the 31’st. Maybe even play explorer within your city or town, find a new bookstore, coffee shop, or nature trail.

 

Cancer

With the moon finding its way into your sign twice within a very earthy month, you have the opportunity at the beginning and end of January to allow for experiencing within a realistic framework of possibilities. This makes your vision for the future especially powerful. So dream on and let your ideas out constructively through a vision board or a sketch session!

 

Leo

The 3rd of the month is a day that you are especially charming and well received. You would be wise to entice your significant other or if you’re single, open yourself up to a little TLC. The Lunar eclipse falls in your sign at the end of the Month. Male or female, you will be especially receptive to your feminine side and seek out its power.

 

Virgo

The earthiness of this month will segue into rebellious Aquarius. Take care at the beginning of January on the 6th to reflect as to how you want to communicate your ideas with the coming new moon on the 16th.  Your words may have recently been challenged and the oppositions that you believe to be facing are real. How are you going to meander through in your purest form?

 

Libra

Mars will conjunct Jupiter in Scorpio on the 7th when the moon enters your sign. It might be best for you to gather and organize your efforts at this point before the new moon on the 16th. This will allow you to utilize the momentum that is being gifted so that you can better balance your work life schedule towards the end of the month.

 

Scorpio

You may be feeling your most seductive come January 9th.  With the Moon and Mars in your sign sextile Venus, this is an easier month for you with many planets making pleasant aspects to your sign. You are at home in the energies and find self-transformation less cumbersome than most.

 

Sagittarius

The 12th is a lovely day to empower your seeker self. The knowledge you require cannot be found online in the depths of googles search engine. It is experiential knowledge you seek. The quests that you will make through the eclipse phase beginning the end of January will again provide a metal of bravery in a lapse of the dogma you choose to disobey.

 

Capricorn

With half of January still in your element and Saturn now in your sign, the new year is opening up well for you. While many pleasant aspects are made at the beginning of the month, Once the sun moves into Aquarius things become more unsteady. Uranus in opposition to Venus in sun in Capricorn on the 13th and 14th will attempt to rock the boat. Only so that you relinquish restrain and gain more flexibility for the coming 6 months.

 

Aquarius

We see the Sun move into your sign on the 20th and opposing the lunar eclipse on the 31st, interesting events are promised. Challenges will be established only to help you fall in line with your highest vision of the future. With Mercury also in Aquarius at this time, your intellect will play a key role in the processing.

 

Pisces

There are pleasant aspects between your planet Neptune, and your desires at the beginning of this month.  It will serve you well to permeate your life with beauty at this time while softening up for some harder lessons learned around the time of the Lunar eclipse. What you don’t understand or eludes you on the 31’st will make its presence throughout the next 6 months until the next Lunar eclipse. Sooo pay attention!

 

December 2017 New Moon

New Moon Dec 18th  in Sagittarius  

 December’s New moon proceeds an ingress of Saturn in Capricorn December 19th. This Is a significant ending and new beginning for all of us, especially those finishing up their Saturn returns. The fiery energy of Sagittarius in both the sun and moon and Venus trine Uranus on the 20th may be pleasant for some and volatile for others. Either way, it will be a transition for all. Take some time to reflect over the past two years and the major themes that have played out in your life. What lessons have you learned and what are many of the struggles you are still facing? The problems that persist will take on new character in the earth element of Capricorn. Those that will begin their Saturn return can look at the past few months and gather clues as to what issues and life lessons will be playing out in the next two years. Welcome this new moon by getting some sunshine, and burning something seasonal as a holiday treat.

December 2017 Horoscopes

 

Aries
The moon will make its way into your sign on the 30th and the fiery nature of the new moon on the 18th will set you up for a new project. However, you might have limitations dampening your ambitions around the same time, with Saturn ruled Capricorn playing monitor. Any cut corners will turn into mishaps. If you pay attention to the details your goals may be realized.

Taurus
Your December opens up with a mixed bag of tricks. While the 1st may be confusing, you’ll immediately settle into a cozy unthreatening atmosphere. This is your breather before the full moon on the 3rd that challenges you to prepare for the new moon on the 18th. Deceptive tactics in the media or by someone you know will ruffle your feathers. You have a feeling that your sense of security is being compromised, but this change is necessary for future stability.

Gemini
The full moon is in your sign on the 3rd! Elements of Neptune and Jupiter are in the mix, asking you to dismiss social media false prophets and engage in genuine communication without agenda. Your linguistic capabilities will serve you well at this time and you have the power to use or abuse for greater good and benefit of your tribe.

Cancer
You may be especially sensitive on the 4th of December with a void moon in your sign, it is the best day to reflect and embrace your emotional state. Create a safe space at home for you to feel what is being dealt. You know the great change coming with the new moon on the 18th. Brace yourself and prepare for the exciting and scary times to come by fostering your cozy nest for the holidays.

Leo
The 7th of December is a complex and perfect day for you to share your warmth. Anything is possible and your communication style is elevated with a flair for rebellion and warmth. However, you also run the risk of disillusionments around the elements that you wish to project. Glory is either yours or slipping out the back door. Your lessons might be in the magic of impermanence and merits of release.

Virgo
December 8th will catch your editor’s eye. The paper or blog post you have been working on will be perfected today. If you’re not a writer, whatever it is that deserves your attention will be completed. When the new moon rolls around on the 18th all your projects will be finalized and you can set your sights on even loftier goals for the new year.

Libra
The 12th is your day! When the sun conjuncts mercury and the moon rests in your sign. Your innate gifts of creating equilibrium for family and friends will proliferate. Your will and intellect are aligned, enthralled and ready to make peace in your community. This couldn’t be any better timing than now!

Scorpio
The 13th of December Is the day to stare at the wall, the sky, the sea, and travel into your mind’s eye. You are well aware of the holiday chaos and comforts. This is your moment to step away from the game and into the zenith. What you see here will imbue the coming year with the sense of power you wish to obtain.

Sagittarius
You are especially attractive around the 15th of December with Venus conjunct Mercury and the moon in your sign. Hold onto your libido and go for gold. Deck yourself out for that holiday party and you will surely catch the entire room.

Capricorn
On the 19th, Saturn ingresses into your sign of Capricorn. After the new moon, establish your goals and dreams for 2018. As Saturn will be transiting for the next couple of years in its home, things should work in your favor. You already know the hard life lessons, so this new year should be in the ballpark of attainment.

Aquarius
Venus will trine Uranus on the 20th, inviting unexpected romantic opportunities. If you are in a relationship, expect surprises and if you are unattached, a new fling! With all of the holiday cheer, it’s also an opportunity to spread the love around to friends, family, strangers, and the coworker you can’t stomach.

Pisces
Melt into a dreamy haze on the 23rd. Choose your hot beverage of choice and take a break from the holiday chaos. This month is about assessing your needs and wants for the following year. Escape into your vision of the ideal, often times this is your reality. Life is often more fully realized by the dreamers and artists.