Star Stories: October 2021
10/1: Rabbit, Rabbit!!!
10/1: Mars in Libra opposed to Chiron in Aries. You think that going to war is going to help heal the hurt place, but it won’t.
Ask: What battle am I no longer willing to wage?
10/1: Mercury in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn. Thinking about change is not the same as committing to it. Less talking, more rocking.
Ask: Where do I need to stop overthinking and simply commit to the change I want to see?
10/2: Venus in Scorpio sextile Pluto in Capricorn. The Feminine,”girl-power” is far more potent than people understand – even today – and is also incredibly long-lived. Honor it.
Ask: How can I best honor the woman within me/the women in my life?
10/3: Sun in Libra opposed Chiron in Aries. Today shines a light on the agreements you have made and the partnerships you have struck up with your pain. It is not easy to look at this but true healing cannot happen until you do.
Ask: What do I need to see and stop ignoring when it comes to my relationship to pain?
10/3: Mercury in Libra trine Jupiter in Aquarius. Your words carry power, balance, and beauty, especially when they are directed towards your future goals and visions.
Ask: What future am I ready to speak into being?
10/6: New Moon at 13 degrees Libra at 7:05 AM. The best New Moon all year long to plant seeds and express intentions around the issues of love, romance, marriage, partnerships (of all kinds), and any legal issues.
Ask: Where will balance serve me best now?
10/6: Pluto Direct!!! Power is no longer being expressed obliquely or with subtlety. Work, grit, and thoroughness bring lasting results.
Ask: Where am I ready to work for change?
10/7: Venus enters Sagittarius!!! Love, joy, pleasure, and delight are found in wide-open spaces, the innocence of animals, the strength and power of your body, travels to far off places, learning new things, and taking perfect aim.
Ask: What do I have the freedom to love?
10/7: Sun in Libra conjunct Mars in Libra. Your ability to balance is in a direct relationship to your strength. This is true on all levels. Find your weak point and work to make it stronger.
Ask: Where will greater strength lead to greater peace?
10/9: Sun in Libra conjunct Mercury in Libra. Your words have the power to heal, connect, bless, inspire, and seduce. Use them wisely.
Ask: What relationship needs to be articulated?
10/9: Mercury in Libra conjunct Mars in Libra. Today, give voice to your concerns, anxieties, and fears…and discover how brave you really are.
Ask: Where have I been brave?
10/10: Saturn Direct!!! Less confusion is in the Air and more clarity should be expected. Loose boundaries may be corrected now and a cautious but expansive approach is rewarded.
Ask: Where do my boundaries need to be re-inforced?
10/12: Waxing First Quarter at 20 degrees Capricorn, 10:25 PM. Best moon of the year to do any divination or dream work around your work in the world, crafting of skill, career aspirations, and the ways that you are perceived by others.
Ask: What skill do I need to recommit to developing?
10/13: Venus in Sagittarius sextile Saturn in Aquarius. Your love of freedom is supported – not diminished- by your ability to commit to a vision that is bigger than you.
Ask: What possibility am I free to entertain?
10/15: Sun in Libra trine Jupiter in Aquarius. Today, fairness is the best way to feel wealthier, more expansive, and sovereign. Do right by others, regardless of what they do to you.
Ask: Where can I be more fair?
10/16: Venus in Sagittarius trine Chiron in Aries. Sometimes healing hurts and sometimes it is hard. But today healing can actually also be an experience of pleasure and carry wisdom in its wake.
Ask: How can I make healing more pleasant?
10/16: Mercury in Libra sextile Venus in Sagittarius. Your words have the ability to create freedom and encourage people to seek out other ways of doing/being/thinking. You know what to do.
Ask: What words most encourage learning?
10/17: Sun in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn. Destructive impulses corrode your ability to find balance and peace today. Choose balance. Destruction will be there again tomorrow, guaranteed.
Ask: How can I move in a more positive direction?
10/18: Jupiter Direct!!! There is no excuse now not to stand in your own blessed sovereignty and do right by your realm.
Ask: What makes a good ruler?
10/18: Mercury Direct!!! Our words are clear, our communications direct, and our car keys findable once more! Say what you mean and mean what you say.
Ask: What did this Mercury RX period teach me?
10/18: Mars in Libra trine Jupiter in Aquarius. Choosing to perfect, optimize and be courageous is synonymous with choosing wealth, sovereignty, and success today.
Ask: How do an improvement here generate a sense of success there?
10/20: Full Moon at 27 degrees Aries at 9:57 AM. The best Full Moon of the year to celebrate all that you are, all of the places where you have been brave, blazed trails, conquered enemies, and taken risks.
Ask: How can I best celebrate myself?
10/21: Mars in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn. Destruction can be a thoughtful, methodical process that needs to occur or it can be a hot, explosive mess that carries quite a bit of collateral damage. Today you WANT to go in the direction of the latter. My advice? Don’t.
Ask: How can I approach this more objectively?
10/22: Sun enters Scorpio 11:51 PM. Happy Birthday to one of the most misunderstood signs of the Zodiac. May we all be more intense, passionate, caring, ferociously protective of the innocent, and brave enough to deal with our broken places and find the blessings.
Ask: What am I ready to see in my pain?
10/26: Venus in Sagittarius square Neptune in Pisces. Seeing life through rose colored glasses exclusively is one of the surest ways to keep yourself trapped and thwarted. What would happen if you stopped?
Ask: Where are my unrealistic expectations keeping me trapped?
10/28: Venus in Sagittarius sextile Jupiter in Aquarius. Good fortune comes today for those who are willing to get outside of their comfort zone, learn something they don’t already know, and work on behalf of the future.
Ask: What blessing can I bring to the future today?
10/28: Waning Quarter Moon at 5 degrees Leo, 3:05 PM. The best moon of the year to work on winnowing down your closet, getting rid of jewelry and make up that no longer fit or are relevant, and letting go of an old image so that you can call in a new one.
Ask: What shame needs to be banished?
10/30: Sun in Scorpio square Saturn in Aquarius. It is easy to distract yourself with so-called social obligations and not tend to the deeper work at hand…but you would be wise to do the opposite.
Ask: What hard thing am I avoiding.
10/30: Mars enters Scorpio! Now we bring courage to the shadows, a renewed commitment to our spiritual lives, the healing power of Fire to our wounded places, and the ability to optimize even in the shadows. Just be aware of all of the sharp edges.
Ask: What needs to be tough and what needs to be gentle?
10/31: Mercury in Libra trine Jupiter in Aquarius. Our words today can inspire, uplift, and bring right relationship to not just individuals but groups. Let your voice be heard!
Ask: What words will best uplift the collective today?
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