Mercury in Capricorn squares Uranus Rx in Aries on December 20th. Combined with December 19th's conjunction to Pluto, this means a continuation of eye-opening statements or information. Pluto excavates the deeper issue and Uranus blasts it with unflinching clarity. Mercury/Uranus can be jarring, but can also bring innovative leaps of understanding and last minute solutions.
On December 21st, the Sun enters Capricorn and ushers in the Winter Solstice (11:49 PM EST). The shortest day marks a significant threshold, as we begin the ascent from darkness/rest to light/wakefulness. The December 25th Full Moon in Cancer is close to the Solstice, suggesting that its emotional peak will be part of this threshold crossing. This Full Moon trines Neptune in Pisces, liquifying boundaries, limits and resistance. Jupiter in Virgo will trine Mercury, encouraging the open expression of whatever Uranus/Pluto revealed. And Uranus will station direct, making it clear that the time for hesitation or backsliding is over. Uranus direct can abruptly introduce a new chapter that looks nothing like the past.
Combined with this Moon's emotional wallop, Christmas looks expressive, to say the least. There will be an overflow (joy, passion, sadness, nostalgia, or a mix). But the Jupiter/Mercury trine (sweetened with a sextile from Venus in Scorpio) promises a hopeful vibe. Uninhibited expression may be exactly what's needed.
Mercury in your career sector continues to deliver wake up messages, via a radical change of plans, goals or verbal showdown with management. Public discussions can be disruptive as true agendas are revealed.
The Sun’s entrance to your career sector, and the Full Moon in your domestic sector, can bring work and domestic issues to a head. Past and future may reach a tipping point, and emotions will run high as you contemplate where you’re coming from, and what’s next. Uranus direct in your sign could push you past the point of no return, and Jupiter’s trine to Mercury suggests an official announcement (involving career or professional status). Watch for a promotion, job change, new job, or abrupt alignment with a new path.
Mercury in your opportunities sector can hit you with unexpected news/contacts, especially involving travel, education or legal developments. You may be prompted to tell all, or someone else’s words could rattle you on a deeper level.
The Sun’s entrance to your opportunities sector, and the Full Moon in your communication sector, suggests a major announcement or discussion. Communication is likely to be emotionally charged (discussion with siblings can be especially poignant) and you may decide that now is the time to make that crucial decision. Uranus direct in your hidden sector can blast away the last bit of hesitation. Jupiter/Mercury suggests any announcements should have a positive or celebratory edge; at the very least, you’ll feel relief about being able to openly express yourself.
Mercury in your sector of shared resources can deliver a few jolts about money (debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances) or physical/emotional intimacy. Discussions in these areas, or information you uncover, can push a conversation to happen ASAP.
The Sun’s entrance to your sector of shared resources, and the Full Moon in your personal resources sector, bring financial or emotional matters to a head. It may be time to ask for more (or someone else may demand more from you). Too, you can have an epiphany about how you’ve been spending/saving, or the amount of security you have in a relationship. Uranus direct in your social sector keeps you moving towards the future, no matter what; old friends, groups or acquaintances can fall behind. Jupiter/Mercury helps smooth out rough edges in touchy conversations, while suggesting there’s more financial assistance or partnership solutions, if you dig a bit deeper.
Mercury in your partnership sector can give relationship discussions an abrupt or impatient feel. Too, a clear-the-air discussion could be the best thing for you. Ready or not, the truth is coming out.
The Sun’s move into your relationship sector, and the Full Moon in your sign, can make you especially emotional, nostalgic or hypersensitive. Whether single or involved, relationship issues (from the past, present or potential future) can feel urgent. Uranus direct in your career sector ups the urgency as you realize that the time is now to leave the past behind. A career change, shift in your future trajectory or break with tradition could be in store. Jupiter/Mercury can enable positive, nurturing discussions with a partner or other significant person. This isn’t so much about promises as it is about enhanced perspective and greater awareness of what you want in a relationship. Too, future domestic plans can take a turn for the better.
Mercury in your sector of routine can present some surprising/disruptive news (involving work, tasks or medical issues). But you could also stumble on a brilliant solution or loophole.
The Sun’s move into your sector of routine, and the Full Moon in your hidden sector, can bring work or medical issues to a conclusion. It may be time to deal with obligations or other issues you’ve been avoiding. You may feel drained/overwhelmed, but Uranus direct in your opportunities sector insists that you keep moving ahead; the unknown/unexpected may no longer be optional. Fortunately, Jupiter/Mercury provide you with added support, information you can use, or feedback that confirms you’re on the right track.
Mercury in your sector of self expression can push you to say it/write it, perhaps more assertively than you meant to. A romantic or creative hope/desire could be revealed, and once it’s out, it’s out. Too, there may be unexpected news involving children/pregnancy.
The Sun’s move into your sector of self-expression and the Full Moon in your social sector, can bring added attention (not all of it wanted). You’ll see the full impact or availability of a desired goal, and Uranus direct can blast away buried doubts or hesitations. This energy is courageous, even if you’re not feeling particularly courageous. There’s also a sense of risk taking/gambling, so keep an eye on your money. Fortunately, Mercury’s trine to Jupiter (in your sign) gives you the perfect words and attitude to finesse the above events. Even if things get a bit out of control, you can rely on your eloquence, knowledge and grasp of the essentials. You’ll know what you have to do, and others will likely be receptive to your suggestions.
Mercury in your domestic sector can trigger unexpected changes in holiday plans, or tense/surprising discussions with partners. Family can also spring some surprises on you (an unexpected visit or departure).
The Sun’s move into your domestic sector, and the Full Moon in your career sector, suggests issues involving work/professional status, or future goals, can reach an emotional peak. Themes may include success, external recognition, dealings with authority or career satisfaction. Jupiter/Mercury encourage an honest discussion of what you really want, and where you see yourself in the future, while Uranus direct can push a relationship (rather quickly) into the next phase. Whether you and your partner are moving forward with each other, or parting ways, the the truth (about future plans) is finally coming out.
Mercury in your communication sector, square Uranus in your sector of routine, suggests surprising answers/solutions, or new information that flips existing plans/opinions. You may feel compelled to respond before you’re ready, but quick responses to new information will be expected.
The Sun’s move into your communication sector, and the Full Moon in your sector of opportunities, can finalize plans around travel, education or legal matters. Too, a scenario involving exploration, or a visitor from a distance, can illuminate more options. Uranus direct can offer assistance in the form of a breakthrough, way around an obligation, or surprising solution, although it can also trigger rapid changes to your home and work environment. Mercury/Jupiter suggests that others can offer assistance or a backup plan, while new and helpful information may also be incoming. There’s a chance for you to download the details that you require. This energy can also point to an official offer.
Mercury in your sector of personal resources squares Uranus in your sector of self-expression, pushing you to speak out/ make impulsive plans, based on your desire to be appreciated. You may be pushing for more attention, or trying to launch a creative project/romantic contact. Too, you may simply want to forget (for one day) about your current limits.
The Sun’s move into your personal resources sector, and the Full Moon in your sector of shared resources, brings money or intimacy matters to a culmination. A relationship or financial issue can no longer be avoided. There may be some hopeful surprises, but Uranus direct can just as easily trigger a separation or sudden lack of what you need most. Jupiter/Mercury offers assistance in the form of a job contact, more work, or opportunities to expand beyond where you’re currently stuck. Along with Uranus direct, Jupiter/Mercury urges you to keep looking forward and think beyond your current situation.
Mercury in your sign squares Uranus Rx in your domestic sector, suggesting tension, frustrations and impulsive statements. Too, you could be pushed to come out and finally say what you’ve been holding back.
The Sun’s move into your sign, and the Full Moon in your partnership sector, point to a relationship turning point (next chapter, major discussion, ending). Issues with a partner may be loaded with past emotional baggage, but Uranus direct ensures that movement away from the past will accelerate. A relocation or abrupt change in family dynamics could be triggered. Jupiter/Mercury keeps you thinking on your feet, with good news/fresh ideas incoming. Watch for positive developments involving travel, education or legal matters.
Mercury in your hidden sector squares Uranus Rx in your communication sector, suggesting the sudden reveal of a secret or background issue. This could be something you were looking for (the last piece of the puzzle) or a piece of information that was hidden.
The Sun’s move into your hidden sector, and the Full Moon in your sector of routine, can display the results of what was revealed. A health or work issue could now make sense as all the facts are illuminated, and Uranus direct indicates that there’s no time to waste as you jump into the next phase of your plan. Too, sibling issues can accelerate into a surprising new chapter. Jupiter/Mercury adds background support as you discover more money, assistance or optimism, just when you need it.
Mercury in your social sector squares Uranus Rx in your sector of personal resources, triggering an unexpected meeting, conversation or disagreement with friends/groups. The truth could catch you off guard, or you may suddenly decide that now is the time to go public with what you know.
The Sun’s move into your social sector, and the Full Moon in your sector of self-expression (trining Neptune in your sign), promise that the results of the above will be public and highly emotional. Social or creative issues will be on display, and will involve your desire to openly express who you are/what you want. Children/pregnancy could be involved. Uranus direct suggests an unstable or rapidly changing financial/emotional situation can see progress, while Jupiter/Mercury can keep partnership discussions (business or romantic) rolling ahead quite smoothly. There’s more to talk about, whether this is a new or existing relationship. Too, all these energies can boost your social profile significantly, putting you in touch with new people (with a few surprising twists). Excellent for networking, promoting your business, or celebrating.