Mercury in Capricorn stations direct on January 25th, putting an end to delays, shifting plans or miscommunications that developed since Mercury stationed Rx (on January 5th). Mercury conjoins Pluto on January 30th and squares Uranus on January 31st, which will add significant momentum to its forward movement. Pluto is the depth charge and Uranus is the flash of clarity. Together, these influences can trigger a conversation, realization or decision that breaks ties to the past, or shatters remaining limits on progress.
Note that Mercury in Capricorn has conjoined Pluto previously (Dec 19th, 2015 and January 22nd, 2016) and has also squared Uranus (December 20th, 2015 and January 20th, 2016) so these developments have been ongoing since December. What hits now may feel sudden, but it’s been brewing for awhile.
Jupiter Rx makes its second exact conjunction to the Virgo North Node on January 29th. The first occurred on January 23rd (see last week’s horoscopes) making January 23rd to 29th an extended opportunity. Jupiter urges you to make the most of Virgo’s drive to improve, which will enable the North Node path forward. Mercury rules Virgo, so the Uranus/Pluto activations will add urgency and momentum to the North Node path.
Mercury direct in your career sector conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus (in your sign) triggering communications/realizations that blow the lid off a professional situation. Watch for a ffinal decision regarding work, professional status or future trajectory. This decision will not be light, and may involve a surprising announcement. Delays regarding a job search or discussion with management should end.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your sector of routine continue last week’s practical growth opportunities in work tasks, obligations, and health. Make the most of what you have you to do/what’s good for you. Combined with Mercury’s activation of your career sector, this can be the week where you make significant professional headway, regarding your big picture goals and the daily routines that support them.
Mercury direct in your sector of opportunities conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus, giving you the all clear regarding a long distance, education, legal or publishing matter. After previous delays, changes in plans or frustrations around taking on something new, this influence can blow away resistance or red tape (perhaps unexpectedly). Too, you may be thrust into a new situation sooner than anticipated. A hidden matter can be yanked out into the open.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your sector of self-expression continue last week’s encouragement to develop a creative, romantic or personal goal. Your path forward is all about what you want, and it’s within reach, provided you look carefully at details and small adjustments. Combined with Mercury’s activation of your opportunities sector, it’s full steam ahead; don’t hesitate to keep pursuing what/who you want.
Mercury direct in your sector of shared resources conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus, indicating a now or never decision/discovery regarding debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy. After some weeks of research or deep conversations, the next step may hit suddenly. Too, your partner may have a surprising announcement. Although developments may seem to be out of your control, there have been hints over the past few weeks. You may decide to pare down/spend less, or sever a connection.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your domestic sector continue last week’s home and family expansion. Keep building your foundations, working on relocation plans, or broadening the horizons of your domestic life. Growth potential lies in the areas closest to you, and combined with Mercury’s activation of your shared resources sector, you may be able to push past a financial or emotional block. Home finances or domestic partnership decisions can be clarified.
Mercury direct in your partnership sector conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus, helping you and a partner push past a block. The back and forth discussion, or hidden issue, that’s been percolating for the past few weeks will now come out into the open. Conversations/choices may be abrupt and final, but there can also be relief as agendas become clear.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your communication sector continues last week’s trend of positive/hopeful communication. Getting your point across has never been so crucial, or so easy. Even the most difficult conversations/mode of communication can work in your favour if you pick your words with care. Combined with Mercury’s activation of your relationship sector, whatever is said or revealed will be in your best interests. Excellent for all one on one discussions, counselling or promoting yourself.
Mercury direct in your sector of routine conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus, presenting you with a breakthrough, solution or diagnosis. What you learn may not be exactly what you want to hear, but it can clarify things regarding co-worker relationships, work tasks, health, diet or obligations. This influence can also get you back on track if you’ve been slacking off.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your sector of personal resources continues last week’s trend of boosting your security (financial and emotional). Continue to work with the information you have, regarding spending/saving/earning power, or your baseline needs. You can get what you need (or make more) if you pay attention to the fine print. Along with Mercury’s activation of your sector of routine, this influences can help you get down to business when it comes to taking care of yourself, and putting yourself in the most lucrative position.
Mercury direct in your sector of self-expression conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus, pushing you towards a breakthrough regarding a creative or romantic potential. You may decide it’s time to say it, or say goodbye. Too, you could be on the receiving end of some surprising news that is both exciting and a bit unnerving. News involving children or pregnancy could hit suddenly.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your sign continues last week’s trend of focusing on what you do best, while giving all your energy to a certain goal. Combined with Mercury’s activation of your self-expression sector, there’s significant potential for you to impress someone, grab favourable attention or successfully launch a personal project. Too, these influences can be about putting yourself first (finally) and enjoying the results.
Mercury direct in your domestic sector conjoins Pluto and squares Uranus, finalizing domestic and/or family plans. There may be an absolute break with the past, or a surprising revelation/goodbye. Domestic partnerships may be particularly affected.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your hidden sector continue last week’s trend of making the most of what’s hidden, secret or undeveloped. Behind the scenes issues are your areas of peak opportunity, and along with Mercury’s activation of your domestic sector, what’s private or rooted in the past is what needs your attention. This is not a public development; it will benefit you to keep as much as you can to yourself, for the time being. Only you and those closest to you need to know.
Mercury direct conjoins Pluto in your communication sector, and squares Uranus, signalling the results of a decision, or a surprising change of mind (and heart). Forward movement involving plans, discoveries or documents can be abrupt, and all conversations can have an uncompromising edge. Discussions with siblings can feature some intense statements from which there’s no turning back.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your social sector continue last week’s trend of developing social contacts (friends, groups, group activities, public speaking). Along with Mercury’s activation of your communication sector, it’s time to expose your words/ideas to a wider audience. What you say can have a significant (and favourable) impact while paving your way forward. Even a disruptive discussion or ending can be part of a forward trend.
Mercury direct and Pluto in your sector of personal resources square Uranus, giving you some much needed forward movement regarding finances and/or emotional security. It may time to put strategic plans in motion, or have that cards-on-the-table discussion. Too, confrontations that have been brewing can hit and shock you into action. No matter what happens, you’ll no longer be able to tolerate not having/getting enough.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your career sector continue last week’s trend of developing your future opportunities. Along with Mercury’s activation of your personal resources sector, it’s time to put yourself in a lucrative position that brings maximum financial and emotional satisfaction. No more settling for second best or struggling to make ends meet. Use the present clarity (even if it comes in the form of a shock) to get yourself in gear and start working on a professional opportunity. Refine, polish and perfect what you already have.
Mercury direct conjoins Pluto in your sign and squares Uranus, shoving you into a new chapter, or allowing you to make an abrupt clean sweep and start over. You may decide that you’ve had enough of a certain scenario, and conversations/realizations can be blunt but liberating.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your sector of opportunities continues last week’s developments of long distance travel, exploration, education, legal matters, publishing or mentoring. Expansion, forward movement and breaking new ground are themes. Along with Mercury’s activation of your sign, the time is ripe to make a leap forward while capitalizing on your current momentum.
Mercury direct conjoins Pluto in your hidden sector and squares Uranus, flipping the switch on a background idea, potential or secret. Something vague can be clarified, intuition can pay off, or you may find yourself moving in an unexpected new direction. Too, the influences can help you break a self-destructive or undermining habit.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your sector of shared resources continues last week’s movement towards someone (intimacy) or towards a deeper acceptance/understanding of things you don’t have total control over. Shared finances (debts, taxes, loans , your partner’s finances) are also prime areas to be improved or corrected. Along with Mercury’s activation of your hidden sector, these energies encourage putting a name to what was previously unnamed, or analyzing what’s in the shadows. Excellent for therapy, meditation and inner exploration.
Mercury direct conjoins Pluto in your social sector and squares Uranus, bringing a quick end to delays around public meetings, plans with friends or public announcements. Conversations with others can trigger unexpected forward movement, and this could involve a goodbye or final confrontation. Too, these energies could hit the refresh button in your social circle.
Jupiter Rx and the North Node in your partnership sector continues last week’s trend of developing one on one relationships. Whether you’re analyzing what you have or who you’d like to attract, the time is right to keep reaching out, making connections and focusing on specifics. Along with Mercury’s activation of your social sector, developments /new meetings can hit unexpectedly. Watch for fated contacts, or a sudden sense that you know exactly what you need to do next.