2016 was a very tough teacher for me. I am grateful for what I healed, released and learned and I'm still reeling and spinning... in between worlds. I rather ducked out of sight over the holiday and into the New Year. Spent it with wonderful extended family and friends… all very low key and easy. Just what I needed.
It’s good to be back :)
We are now officially in the “1” year of new beginnings and a brand new 9 year cycle is now underway. It is my feeling that although we have all this new energy, it is wise to remember that Mercury is still retrograde and most of January we will still be winding things up and tending to what ever has not been dealt with. 2016 began and ended with Mercury retrograde to help us get it done
There is no more sweeping things under the rug!
Mercury will turn direct on the 8th and it will take a few days to feel it reflecting our energy moving forward. But the really big shift forward is when Mars leaves the dreamy world of Pisces and leaps into the fires of Aries on the 28th. This is also the day of the Chinese New Year - the year of the Fire Rooster. There are more wake up calls ahead, after surviving 2016’s year of Monkey shenanigans! This Mars transition will be viscerally noticeable and with Mars in his home sign of Aries, its like the Nike logo “Just Do It” - we will be ready to roll.
There are currently so many energies swimming in Pisces waters now...
The Moon, Venus, Mars, Chiron, Neptune, Pallas Athena and the South Node of the Moon, all sharing the intuitive and imaginative Pisces waters. If you know your chart, look to see where Pisces falls, as that house or hour will be where you will find your deepest feelings and greatest inspiration.
It is hard to see where we are headed, but that is because we are not meant to know. All we can know is how to become more present moment to moment - where our only true power lies.
Pioneers don’t get maps, we have never been here before. We must trust and listen to our inner guidance and have courage. Mars in Aries will bring some courage :)
Always a word of caution with this much Pisces:
This frequency dissolves into everything and is ungrounded and loves to escape reality and venture off into altered states. Thus it is a great time to discover where meditation, yoga, chi gong, tai chi, chanting, dance music and all manner of gentle centering practices can take you. Indulging excessively in substances to avoid facing reality, can be very destructive at this time and take you further off course. The lower vibration of Pisces can play the martyr, dance with deception, the victim, and dive off into depression when it gets stuck… So tune in and up naturally :D
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