The ascendant describes the moment of your birth and the intersection between heaven and Earth. This special degree of the entire zodiac symbolises the way you interface with life. The ascendant is rich with interpretive and philosophical symbolism. The common reference of the ascendant as ‘the mask you wear’ to me is a misnomer, which I’ll cover in this webinar.
The big theme of 2021 is Saturn in Aquarius square Uranus in Taurus. It’s been 20 years since these two planets formed a friction – inducing square. Across the fixed signs, the parts of your life that can be the most rigid and resistant are ready for a massive update – a revolution of sorts.
Where might you want to break free and express yourself with more authenticity and uniqueness?
In other news, it’s a huge week for Venus. From her least favourite sign to occupy (known as fall) she’s doing her best to be an intermediatory to any problems or challenges as she forms aspects to Neptune, Jupiter, Pluto and Saturn. As the ruler of the current Libra lunation cycle, she’ll be offering practical support to keep a situation as harmonious as she can.
There is a tremendous gift in being fed up.
It’s your inner voice telling you you’re ready to change. To invite something new. To cut away the thoughts, stories, the situations or possibly even the excess skin that holds you back from what you truly desire.
It’s the rock and hard place that invites change.
The absence of solid sisterhood, or brotherhood, has left us bereft of deep, soulful connection, mentorship, accountability and responsibility. And that loneliness is killing people.
For a while now, I’ve been trying to find a way I can utilise this lengthy Mars in Aries visit to my 11th house of community, friendship, hopes and dreams in a more meaningful way.
The strategic and process-orientated qualities of Mercury in Virgo remind me of the phrase, “prior preparation prevents poor performance.” In which areas of your life can you adopt a more detailed approach? Where can you make well-thought-out adjustments that support your endeavours. Where do you need to take a little extra time to sift through details?
On a personal level, Mars in Aries offers you the ability to ‘decide and do,’ to take action that is right for you. It can lend you courage and the desire to do what may otherwise be risky or reckless. This might mean ruffling the feathers, feelings opinions of others. You might opt to take the path that angels fear to tread, despite the obstacles or challenges that lie upon your path.
In the age of mis-information, I write you this article to help you understand where the confusion lies, arm you with facts, assisting you in explaining to those people who have never studied astrology, or its history, yet obviously know more about the subject than those who’ve dedicated decades to it.