This week is the beginning of a long awaited shift forward. It starts with the New Moon on March 11th (in Pisces). This Moon will be fuelled by the current Pisces stellium, so new beginnings will directly involve the potent but unclear potentials that have been swirling around for the past month or so. As Mars moves into Aries (the sign it rules) on March 12th, you should experience immediate initiative, or a sign pointing you in the right direction. Mars' energy will be critical in order to activate the potentials of this New Moon. However, Mercury will still be retrograde in Pisces until March 17th, so it's best to wait until this date before you sign or make final plans/agreements. Mercury direct can also slide the last piece of the puzzle into place, or give you a clear answer.
The New Moon in your sector of hidden things can shift you onto an unforeseen track, or fire up a surprising potential. And you won't have to wait long to act on it/see results; Mars (your ruler) moves into your sign the next day, so you'll experience immediate momentum/ambition. Much that's been put on hold, held back or denied will be released. If you've been feeling depressed, lost, confused or uninspired, get ready to blow right past those feelings as you get your mojo back. When Mercury goes direct in your sector of secrets, you'll be ready to push for the truth or speak your mind, no matter what the consequences.
The New Moon can open up new possibilities involving friends, group associations or personal hopes and dreams. What once seemed wildly impractical, suddenly seems possible. What's your next step? As Mars moves into your sector of hidden things, you'll be able to access what was unknown, denied, secret or unclear. The key is to mine background potentials; this can be an especially ripe time for creativity or secret ambitions. Don't hold back; just because you haven't told anyone doesn't mean it can't work. Mercury direct can put you back on track with friends/associates, as misunderstandings and confusing messages are cleared up.
The New Moon opens new doors regarding your career, ambitions, status or future goals. New job offers/leads or a boost in your position at work are all possibilities. Mars adds fuel to the fire as it enters your sector of friends and groups; you should see a definite boost in your social life and public recognition. Once Mercury goes direct , it will be the perfect time to send out resumes or float an idea past management; the current energy is focused on emphasizing your public profile. Mercury direct (your ruler) can give the green light to delayed work projects. You may also hear back (finally) about a job offer you've been waiting on.
The New Moon in your sector of opportunities can blow it wide open regarding long distance travel/issues, education or legal matters. What's new, distant or previously out of reach can now become very real. Mars' entrance to your career sector will fire up your ambitions, so you won't hesitate to pursue this new development. Go for it; it's time to put some actions behind promising potentials. Mercury direct can add a final touch of clarity to existing travel plans, or you may get your answer regarding legal/education matters. If you have documents to sign or have been waiting to make travel arrangements, now's the time.
The New Moon in your sector of shared resources can deepen intimacy or present new opportunities regarding shared finances (debts, taxes, loans, your partner's finances). Suddenly, what was beyond your control/overwhelming doesn't seem so bad. It can even be a gateway to something better. Mars' entrance to your sector of opportunities can fire up your sense of what's possible. That feeling of being trapped, weighed down or out of control will fade. Watch for new developments involving long distance travel, legal matters or education. However, it's still a good idea to wait until Mercury goes direct before you sign any documents or finalize plans. There may be a few bits of information that you have yet to uncover.
The New Moon can open up limitless relationship potentials. Were you feeling hopeless or confused? Ready to give up? Watch for an encouraging partnership development or chance to clear the decks and start fresh. Mars' entrance to your sector of opportunities continues the trend, giving you an added boost of optimism and inspiration; if it feels like anything is possible, don't question it. You may start looking for romantic getaways or places to relocate, but wait until Mercury goes direct before you sign documents/book tickets. Mercury direct (your ruler) can clarify relationship matters, or simply make you feel more in control of your thoughts/suspicions. Overwhelming worries can now be put to rest as the truth is revealed.
The New Moon and Mercury direct can reinvigorate a work or health situation; watch for fresh starts, openings, new information or a new attitude which makes your daily routine easier to handle. If you've been struggling with an illness or injury, this Moon could mark a positive turning point. Watch for a long awaited answer, solution or diagnoses. Mars enters your relationship sector, heating up your love life while urging you to stand up for yourself. Others may try to push forward with their agenda, and your active response will be called for. This is not the time to bury your resentment.
The New Moon and Mercury direct can give you answer regarding a beautiful but confusing flirtation There will be no doubt if you can run with this, or if you should move on. But this energy will give a boost to your social and creative life, no matter what happens; your charm, magnetism and inspiration will be full on. If you've been hesitating about pursuing a desired goal, hesitate no more. And Mars' move into your sector of work and routine gives you the real-life tools to make your dream happen. Get ready to be energized, organized and prepared to do whatever it takes. You'll have the stamina and practical resources. You'll also be incredibly busy, so don't count on much downtime over the next month or so.
The New Moon and Mercury direct start a new chapter in your home and family life. A relocation could be settled, a mortgage/rental agreement finalized, or a new relationship status cemented. The confusion, delays and mixed messages regarding past habits versus present situations will now be cleared up. It's enough to make you feel like celebrating, and that's just what you'll do as Mars enters your sector of creativity and romance. An exciting, new flirtation, creative project or personal initiative can be triggered. Your desire to succeed will go into overdrive, and you should be able to get the attention/inspiration to make it happen. If you want the attention of others (one particular person or the public in general) this influence will help immensely.
The New Moon and Mercury direct can clarify your thoughts/words or bring the message you've been waiting for. If you've been unsure how to say it, or if you should say it, this Moon should give you an obvious sign. By the time Mercury goes direct, you'll have your answer, and you'll know what your next step will be. Mars' move into your home and family sector can trigger a spring cleaning binge or renovations. This may happen literally, or you may experience this energy on an emotional level as you move onwards and upwards from past/childhood issues or habits. This energy can also trigger arguments with anyone you live with, or minor accidents around the home. Go slow and stay aware.
The New Moon and Mercury direct can trigger a decision/realization regarding emotional security or financial resources. Suddenly, it will be obvious what you need/don't need, and what you should do to get it. Discussions about salary can be encouraging, but if you can, hold off on signing/giving an answer until Mercury goes direct. Mars enters your communication sector, giving your words extra fuel and giving your thoughts an uncompromising edge. You may be ready to barrel ahead with plans and demands, and this is an excellent influence if you need to crack the whip. Just be aware that this energy will stir up conflicts with others; you'll receive what you put out.
Are you feeling invigorated and encouraged? If not, you will once this New Moon hits. If you've been overwhelmed by all the action in your sign, this Moon can put it in perspective and give you the keys to move forward. By the time Mercury goes direct in your sign, you'll feel less scattered and ready to put your next plan into action. Mercury direct can also reveal, clarify and bring ideas to fruition. Mars' move into your sector of resources can see you getting aggressive about money or emotional needs. It's time to put your security needs front and centre; this energy may make it necessary for you to fight for what you want, but it's designed to strengthen, not frustrate. Get ready to make some demands.