New Moon In Scorpio: Shake Ups & Obstacles

New Moon In Scorpio: Shake Ups & Obstacles We are having a New Moon in Scorpio on the night of October 27th in the Americas and on the 28th elsewhere. This is initiating a new 29.5 day lunar cycle and new wave of energy for the coming month; however, the astrological configurations mentioned in this article will be more prominent over the coming two weeks. This cycle will include a Full Moon in Taurus on November 11th/12th. Scorpio season began on October 23rd; however, Mercury and Venus have already been…

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Full Moon In Scorpio: Practical Thinking Versus Intense Feelings

Full Moon In Scorpio: Practical Thinking Versus Intense Feelings We are having a Full Moon in Scorpio on May 18th which will fall on the 19th for those in the Eastern part of the world. The energies of it are strongest in the days before and after, however, it will still be a part of the backdrop over the following two weeks. This is the peak of the Lunar cycle which began on May 4th/5th with a New Moon in Taurus. This is a ‘Seasonal Blue Moon’ which is when…

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Mercury Retrograde In Sagittarius: Revising Our Perspectives

Mercury Retrograde In Sagittarius: Revising Our Perspectives Mercury began the latest edition of its retrograde process on November 16th/17th, which will last until December 6th/7th. In the weeks (and especially days) leading up to it we start to notice its influence as Mercury slows down and comes to a stop before moving the other way. This is known as the ‘pre-shadow’ period which began on October 29th. If you have read my previous Mercury retrograde articles, the first two sections of this article are nearly the same and you can…

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Venus Retrograde In Scorpio & Libra: Adjustments Around Relationships & Values

Venus Retrograde In Scorpio & Libra: Adjustments Around Relationships & Values Venus is retrograde from October 5th until November 16th. It has been building up since September 2nd, when Venus entered what is called the “pre-shadow” period. When a planet goes retrograde, our perspective here on Earth makes it appear to be going backwards in the sky. Unlike Mercury Retrograde, Venus Retrogrades occur less frequently, every 19 months, but they last about twice as long. Although both retrogrades have some similarities in regards to how they might affect your social…

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Mars Retrograde 2018: Revising How We Take Action

Mars Retrograde 2018: Revising How We Take Action The planet Mars is going retrograde on June 26th and will last until August 27th. This is something that occurs every two years, with the last one occurring in 2016 from mid-April until late June. This energy started building up when the pre-shadow began in mid-May as Mars started slowing down. Some of the themes of this retrograde may have begun sometime since then. Retrograde periods are when a planet appears to be moving backwards in the sky due to its position…

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