Star Stories: April 2021
This month we have a few sign changes and the big astro news is that Pluto goes retrograde at the end of the month and will continue its retrograde journey through early October.
4/1: Happy April Fools!!!
4/1: Mercury in Pisces sextile Pluto in Capricorn – a great day for bringing art/emotions to the marketplace.
Ask: Where am I ready to do business?
4/2: Moon in Sagittarius trine Venus in Aries means that we are all shining bright today! Lead by example and be fearless!
Ask: Where am I ready to be especially courageous?
4/3: Mercury enters Aries! Our communication styles now become faster, sharper, more aggressive, and less patient. Say what you mean and mean what you say.
Ask: Where am I ready to speak the truth?
4/4: Waning Quarter Moon at 14 degrees Capricorn, 5:00 AM. Best time to banish, especially when it comes to work/career and the ways you are viewed in public.
Ask: What can I stop pretending to be/do?
4/5: Moon in Aquarius square Uranus in Taurus. Our comfort with our current vision of the future is challenged by the daily reality that we need to fully face if we want to move forward.
Ask: What am I refusing to see?
4/6: Venus in Aries sextile Mars in Gemini. If you need to do a delicate negotiation or navigate with aplomb a particularly tricky situation then this is the Astro to help you do it!
Ask: Where am I ready to make peace?
4/7: Moon enters Pisces – pay special attention to your dreams over the next couple of nights!
Ask: What will I find in the depths?
4/8: Moon in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus. This is grounding astrology that allows you to take any intuitive hits or deep dream visions and manifest them into tangible reality.
Ask: What vision do I need to give physical form to?
4/9: Mars in Gemini square Neptune in Pisces. A desire to be busy and constantly learning + improving runs up against the needs of your soul for quiet and depth.
Ask: When is it time to take an in breath?
4/10: Mercury in Aries sextile Saturn in Aquarius means that if there is any communication type work that you need to complete or thoroughly nail, then the stars have your back today. Don’t be surprised if your thoughts take a more serious turn in the latter part of the day.
Ask: Where can I lighten up?
4/11: New Moon at 22 degrees Aries, 9:31 PM. A perfect time to begin a bold new venture!
Ask: What new discipline am I ready to cultivate?
4/12: Moon in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn. The old and the new are in a fight with one another. Don’t assume that the old will just quietly disappear. Its roots are strong and its memory is long.
Ask: What seems to hold on no matter what?
4/13: Sun in Aries sextile Mars in Gemini. Share your thoughts! Write down your ideas! Let yourself be seen and heard!!!
Ask: What am I ready to say?
4/14: Venus enters Taurus. This is a time to celebrate the beauty of the season, allow yourself to enjoy life, make room for pleasure, indulgence, and even decadence!
Ask: What happens when I let myself feel good?
4/15: Sun in Aries sextile Jupiter in Aquarius. Today’s energy can jump start your next audacious endeavor.
Ask: Where am I ready to be bold?
4/16: Mars in Gemini trine Jupiter in Aquarius. Yesterday may have shown you your next bold idea, and today gives you the discipline to come up with an actionable plan to achieve it.
Ask: What’s the plan?
4/17: Mercury in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn. Today sees conflict around what you want to say and what you want to do. Beware of falling into going nowhere thought loops, especially concerning old stories or wounds.
Ask: What do I need to move past?
4/18: Sun in Aries conjunct Mercury in Aries. When the Sun and Mercury come together – especially in this fiery sign we have the opportunity to see that kind of impact that our voices make in the world but we also have to be careful to keep aggressive behavior to a minimum.
Ask: How can I best use my voice to support those without a voice?
4/19: Happy Taurus Season!!! Today the Sun enters Taurus and we can all delight in the majesty of the Bull!
Ask: Where can I make things feel better?
4/20: Waxing Quarter at 0 degrees Leo, 1:59 AM. The waxing quarter moon is the traditional time for divination and when it is in Leo the subjects include beauty, luxury, drama, heart-centered issues, father issues, children, and FUN.
Ask: Where am I ready to shine brighter?
4/21: Moon in Leo opposed Saturn in Aquarius. Today get comfortable with thinking outside of the box and breaking a few rules.
Ask: Where do the rules no longer hold?
4/22: Venus conjunct Uranus, both in Taurus. Love, beauty, and innovation go hand in hand on this day.
Ask: Where can I make the ways I broadcast more beautiful?
4/23: Mars enters Cancer. A desire to optimize all the things now centers around the hearth, home, family, and nourishment. Get those renovation plans ready or embark on a new nutritional regimen – the Astro has never been better. Just watch out for passive aggressive behavior.
Ask: Where can my home life be improved?
4/24: Venus in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius. Venus squaring off with Saturn means that fatalistic thinking and glass half empty orientations are pepped up by a never ceasing cosmic cheer squad who is able to convince even the dourest among us that there are indeed other options. Just don’t try to make any big commitments today.
Ask: Where is it not as bad as I think it is?
4/25: Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius. Today you may find it hard to put your thoughts into words and if asked to think about your community or the future may find yourself hitting a brick wall. Don’t worry, it’s a day. Use it to organize files, letters, and ideas.
Ask: What thoughts need to be better organized?
4/26: Full Moon at 7 degrees Scorpio, 10:32 PM. This Full Moon has a nice trine with Mars in Cancer, delivering the possibility to get really clean on some old wounds found in your Ancestral lineage and the ability + know how to heal them.
Ask: What deep intimacy am I ready to celebrate?
4/27: Now until October 6th, 2021 Pluto is retrograde. Retrograde begins at 3:04 PM and stations direct on October 6th at 1:29 PM. This is a slow, outer-planet retrograde but my Pluto sensitive people will feel it!
Ask: What elements in my work and career need to be re-examined?
4/28: Moon in Scorpio square Jupiter in Aquarius. Today sees a conflict between your vision of what is possible vs. where you are in actuality right now.
Ask: What can I do now to bring my dream closer?
4/29: Mercury in Taurus sextile Uranus in Pisces. Listen to your dreams today/tomorrow – they are giving you vital information.
Ask: What am I learning from my dreams?
4/30: Sun and Uranus conjunct in Taurus. April ends with an invitation to get on board with changes that lead to greater depth and stability. Are you ready?
Ask: What change do I need to embrace now?