We continue to deal with very reflective energy, as several planets are
now retrograde: Mercury, the planet of communication, thoughts, and
ideas; Jupiter, the planet of expansion and wisdom; Saturn, the planet
of structure and limitations; and Pluto, the planet of power and
transformation. This retrograde energy is perfect for reconsidering
your choices, restructuring your goals, and reflecting on how you want
to expand your life for the rest of 2017.
For the past few weeks,
Saturn has been forming a challenging aspect to Venus, planet of love,
beauty, and value. Saturn has also been squaring Chiron, the wounded
healer. For many, this has brought up depression, lack of enthusiasm,
and restrictions with partnerships and finances.
Venus is now
reaching the final degrees of Pisces, where she is exalted -- beautiful,
creative, and compassionate.
Saturn is retrograde and moving away, so
we are clearing that Saturn/Venus restrictiveness. It will feel less
depressing and less strained. Saturn/Venus aspects are good for being
realistic, but they are not fun, inspired, or enthusiastic. Saturn
continues to square Chiron in Pisces for the next few weeks. Chiron
represents our wounds. The wounds are still raw and are still being
This Retrograde period is a perfect time to renew your
perspective of your relationships with your pain and vulnerability. You
can take control and ownership with how you choose to heal those wounds
and can co-create a new dialogue in this story if you so choose. Saturn
does not give immediate rewards, but if you choose to do the work and
face some of these wounds head on, you can get to the root of some of
the answers to get past this.
There is a glorious New Moon in
Taurus on April 26, 2017, which occurs at 8:16 AM EDT at 6 degrees and
27 minutes of Taurus, and this New Moon is exalted in Taurus and
especially fertile, creative, abundant, and beautiful! The new moon is
Taurus is an excellent time to connect with nature, beauty, creativity,
and for planting things literally, as the Moon in Taurus is especially
The New Moon is an excellent time to write down
intentions, plant seeds, and to focus and meditate on your dreams. This
new moon in Taurus is ruled by Venus, which is currently exalted in
Pisces, and this makes it even more magical. The energy is still
intense, and this week is going to be pretty wild; therefore, make the
most of this very special New Moon. I am including the instructions for
the Law of Abundance at the end of the article.
On April 28,
2017, Venus re-enters Aries and is a lot more feisty, fiery, bold, and
warrior like. Friday is a day to lay low. Venus at 0 degrees of Aries
is at the world axis and impacts all of us globally as we feel the shift
to warrior mode. Mercury retrogrades and joins up again with Uranus,
the plane of surprise and innovation, in Aries.
combined with Uranus in Aries can be very innovative and illuminating,
and brilliant ideas could come to you out-of-the-blue. However, people
will also be extremely reactive, so be very careful to slow down, take
your time, and watch your temper. You have to be extra careful on the
road and aware of your surroundings. This can be extremely volatile,
aggressive, and explosive energy. People will be quick to anger, fast,
This kind of energy can provoke accidents and
injuries, so watch your step. Be extra careful handling candles and
machinery. Use this energy to get work done, brainstorm, and write.
You could come up with very ingenious ideas. You could also get very
unusual and unexpected news.
With Uranus cycles, expect the
unexpected. One thing you can expect is that it will be not be a boring
week! In the interim, tap into the quiet and mystical beauty of
tomorrow's New Moon in Taurus. This New Moon possesses very patient and
loving energy, and this will help all of us to get through the chaos
and focus on what we want to grow in the long term.
The New Moon
on April 26, 2017 is a great day to do the Law of Abundance. Take a
blank check and date it for April 26, 2017. Print out your name where it
says, "Pay to the order of," and then leave the small numeric box
blank. Print on the next line, "PAID IN FULL." At the bottom where you
normally sign your name, print "THE LAW OF ABUNDANCE. " I wish you much
luck and happiness.