Venus (love, money, self-esteem) conjuncts Chiron (at 15 degrees Pisces) from February 7th to 9th. On February 10th, Venus makes a mismatched inconjunct with Jupiter Rx (at17 degrees Leo). This blend of influences is best described as sweet and sour. When Venus and Chiron unite, there is magnetism/tenderness/acceptance, but the hurt must be uncovered first. Love and wounding create an especially sensitive mix. The inconjunct to expansive Jupiter can enhance what hurts and what feels good, but the friction of this aspect comes from the disconnect between expectation and desire. Dissatisfaction is a possibility, but so is the unexpected silver lining: the unintentional reward that you reap from exposing your pain.
Helping you move forward with your mixed blessing, Mercury stations direct at 1 degree Aquarius on February 11th. Watch for increased clarity and purpose, as Mercury Rx’s revelations/unconventional ideas are given a green light.
Venus/Chiron in your hidden sector, and Jupiter Rx in your sector of self-expression, can reveal the pain behind the fantasy, or the miscalculation around what you were dreaming about. But you may also discover a silver lining in the disappointment. Venus/Chiron can also signal relief after confronting the illusion, or the unexpected discovery that there’s something completely different that you actually want.
Mercury direct in your social sector can put you on fast-forward regarding public image. If you’ve been feeling less than outgoing lately, this influence could be the push that gets you back out there. Mixed messages amongst friends/acquaintances can also be clarified, and you may move forward with a social decision that you were pondering when Mercury was Rx.
- Mixed blessings: secret attractions/relationships, dreams, background potentials, creativity, private longings
- Move forward: friends, groups, the public, public promotions, groups activities
Venus/Chiron in your social sector, and Jupiter Rx in your domestic sector, pit public against private as a social cause/ideal, attraction or dealings with friends hi-light some interesting sensitivities. What you expect from others may fall short of what you get, although it can still be far more than originally planned. Going public can reveal more vulnerabilities than intended, while also putting you in a favourable position; this mix of influences can significantly enhance your magnetism. Excellent for reaching out to others who need help/compassion, as long as you keep your expectations of what you can accomplish in check.
Mercury direct in your career sector can signal a green light for a job change, new job, meeting with management or future plans. If you were pondering career changes during Mercury Rx, now is the time to make your intentions known.
- Mixed blessings: friends, groups, the public, public image, romantic/social connections
- Move forward: career, professional status, job change, future plans
Venus/Chiron in your career sector, and Jupiter Rx in your communication sector, can push you to say/reveal more than intended in a professional context. The over share, email sent in error, or overheard conversation can expose professional vulnerabilities/disappointments, but the fallout can be the best thing for you. Alternatively, if certain expectations/promises are not met, you can still come out ahead.Use extra caution with your reputation, especially when mixing romance and business.
Mercury direct in your sector of opportunities says it’s go time for travel, expansion, exploration and acting on your ideals.
- Mixed blessings: work communications, career reputation, business and romance, career expectations
- Move forward: long-distance travel, education, legal matters, publishing
Venus/Chiron in your opportunities sector, and Jupiter Rx in your sector of personal resources, can expand your insecurities about a new development, or push you further out of your comfort zone than expected. While caution is advised around spending (financially or emotionally) because it will be easy to go overboard, there’s also potential for a lucrative opportunity that comes out of left field. Before you expand/go further, ensure that there’s firm ground ahead of you.
Mercury direct in your sector of shared resources can add add momentum to financial/intimacy choices or discussions. Financial documents may be signed, and deeper information about a partner’s motivations/desires can be uncovered. This influence also supports breakthroughs and actions plans regarding psychologicalissues.
- Mixed blessings: long-distance travel, long distance romance, education, legal matters, publishing, exploration, ideals, earned money
- Move forward: debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances, physical/emotional intimacy, psychological exploration
Venus/Chiron in your sector of shared resources, and Jupiter Rx in your sign, can open up some deeply sensitive moments. Intimacy can be fraught with mismatched expectations or excessive enthusiasm. You may also find yourself pushing too hard to encourage someone to open up. Even if you have the best intentions, go slow and don’t try to force a connection. Alternatively, the recognition/applause that you’ve been craving can unexpectedly hit a nerve, or stir up old wounds. Financial assistance or breakthroughs are possible, although what you receive may not match what you feel you deserve.
Mercury direct in your partnership sector can move a stalled relationship discussion forward, or enable a final decision.
- Mixed blessings: debts, taxes, loan, your partner’s finances, physical/emotional intimacy, recognition
- Move froward: partnerships
Venus/Chiron in your partnership sector, and Jupiter Rx in your hidden sector, can stir up relationship sensitivities that blend pain and acceptance. A hoped for romantic development can feel heavenly, while cranking up your insecurities at the same time. Alternatively, the mismatch between what you get from your partner and what you were secretly hoping for, can reveal some truths about what you actually want/have.
Mercury direct in your sector of routine can signal clarity/forward movement around a medical issue, work assignment or organizational difficulties. You should find it easier to cope with the little things in your daily routine.
- Mixed blessings: partnerships, secret hopes
- Move forward: medical issues, co-worker relationships, tasks, obligations
Venus/Chiron in your sector of routine, and Jupiter Rx in your social sector, can hi-light a medical difficulty that’s ripe for healing. Overextending yourself, offering too much, or pushing too far can trigger a physical/emotional sensitivity that needs attention. Too, you can find yourself confronted by your own hurt feelings when someone else receives the attention you feel entitled to (for the work you’ve done). The flip side of all this will be a chance to air your grievances and be heard/receive compensation. Troubled co-worker relationships can offer an emotional breakthrough that opens up new awareness around public dynamics.
Mercury direct in your sector of self-expression can put you back on track regarding a new romance, creative project or personal desire.
- Mixed blessings: health, service to others, work tasks, public relations
- Move forward: new romance, children/pregnancy, artistic projects, special purpose
Venus/Chiron in your sector of self-expression, and Jupiter Rx in your career sector, create a mixed bag when it comes to success. A creative project, romance or desire for recognition can be realized, but you may have to choose between personal and professional achievements, or you may realize that getting what you want doesn’t fit with the bigger picture. Alternatively, a career win or public attention can stir up jealousy, or leave you feeling unsatisfied.
Mercury direct in your domestic sector can signal progress with a relocation, family issue or attempts to sort through past issues.
- Mixed blessings: new romance, children/pregnancy, creative work, professional recognition
- Move forward: home, family, home business, relocation
Venus/Chiron in your domestic sector, and Jupiter Rx in your opportunities sector, suggests old wounds/insecurities are stirred up by a chance to expand. It may feel like the further you reach, the more it hurts. Or, broadening your perspective allows you to see the full extent of sensitivities closer to home. However, know that this process can also trigger essential healing and release, allowing you to achieve safety and serenity where it matters most. Legal issues involving home, family or children can be especially touchy.
Mercury direct in your communication sector opens up the flow of conversation, ideas and connections. Now is the time to make contact, or move forward with your new plan.
- Mixed blessings: home, family, home business, relocation, education, legal matters, ideals, travel
- Move forward: emails, phone calls, conversations, meetings, sibling issues, putting plans into action
Venus/Chiron in your communication sector, and Jupiter Rx in your sector of shared resources, suggests a conversation that hits a sore spot, or a moment when you can and do reveal a vulnerability (and find that it’s well received). Investigations or private conversations can reveal much more than expected. But the results can open up a path to healing, even if that’s not what you had in mind. Discussions about money can also lead to some deeper emotional revelations.
Mercury direct in your sector of personal resources gives you information about a pay raise/source of income, or helps you to clarify a financial plan. You should also find it easier to articulate what you want/need in relationship scenario.
- Mixed blessings: intimate conversations, discussion about shared finances, issues with siblings, uncovering the truth
- Move forward: earned money, emotional security, values
Venus/Chiron in your sector of personal resources, and Jupiter Rx in your relationship sector, can reveal a poignant truth about what you want versus what you have. You may get more or less than bargained for, or realize that something essential (love, companionship, personal satisfaction) is missing from your life. A deep insecurity can be churned up and excised, allowing you to move forward with new purpose. These influences can also bring you to a decision point around taking a new relationship to the next level (where you’re more vulnerable) or backing off to where you feel safer.
Mercury direct in your sign can help your decision process in the above matters, as your resolve is strengthened and your path becomes clear. Mercury direct can also spell an end to general delays, miscommunications or low energy.
- Mixed blessings: earned money, personal values, emotional needs, security
- Move forward: public identity, choices, future plans, relationships, your next step
Venus/Chiron in your sign, and Jupiter Rx in your sector of routine, can trigger a moment of healing/transcendence, where you breakthrough a health or work issue. What you’ve been giving (to your personal well being, and to others) may be unbalanced, and these influences can correct that by initially tipping you too far in one direction or the other. It may be time to pull back, or put yourself out there; going too far in one direction can hi-light a weakness. At the same time, the realization can put you in touch with an exceptional moment of understanding or tenderness.
Mercury direct in your hidden sector continues the revelations, uncovering the truth about a secret/unacknowledged issue, or signalling an inner shift where you just know what you have to do next.
- Mixed blessings: public identity, self-esteem, health, service to others
- Move forward: secrets, gut feelings, background issues