We gain Insight and intimacy through candid conversation as the week begins. A little push from a mid-week Mercury-Saturn Sextile clears away confusion. Even the most tepid discussions move beyond superficiality. It's time to get to the core of the situation. You're ready to ask serious questions regarding where you see your relationship tomorrow. Wednesday, August 26 the messenger planet Mercury is in the last degrees of Virgo, Saturn is in penetratingly honest Scorpio paring away unnecessary rhetoric. You'll find something authentic and hopefully worth keeping if you work with this energy.
Mercury enters graceful Libra Thursday, August 27. Mercury succeeds in this social, Cardinal Air sign. With the focus on the other, Mercury in Libra makes it easier to communicate. We can understand another person’s ideas, appreciate a different point of view. Mercury in Libra plays fair and is willing to compromise.
Have you ever noticed that things get a little unearthly around the Full Moon? Saturday’s Full Moon in nostalgic Pisces (2:35 pm) illuminates romantic fantasy. Full Moons tend to be emotional times. After all, the Moon is an indicator of response. The phase of Full indicates a time of delivering to fulfillment that which we began at the period of the recent New Moon. Water signs (Cancer, Pisces, and Scorpio) have great fun with this energy.
Saturday's Pisces Full Moon is conjunct the Pisces ruler Neptune (6:20 pm) This Full Moon illuminates romance and fantasy, a fantastic time for creative lovers. The Virgo Sun and Jupiter opposing seem to tell us to pick up our toys and get back to service, but Neptune’s layer of imaginative, romantic characteristics encourages us to slow down and smell the roses. You might connect with a lost love or open your mind to a possibility. Follow your dreams and most of all listen to your heart.
The Mercury – Saturn Sextile, early in the week, occurs before Mercury changes signs. It is both beneficial and challenging – will you embrace it, or push against it? The weekend looks fun; A Full Moon made for romance, and Mercury gliding into diplomatic Libra. Good things are on the horizon!