April 12th sees a fortunate trine between Venus in Aries and Mars in Sagittarius. Action and attraction support each other in the Fire signs, triggering opportunities for adventure, inspiration and advancement. Money, relationships and creative development can benefit from this forward momentum, which encourages taking a risk or two. However, Venus’ inconjunct to Jupiter Rx in Virgo (on April 16th) is a caution to match risk with probable reward. It will be easy to overestimate and forget about certain details. Don’t lose sight of what you’ve been developing in the rush to integrate something new.
April 14th to 17th brings us a bountiful Grand Earth Trine, consisting of Mercury in Taurus, Jupiter Rx in Virgo, and Pluto in Capricorn. Solid ideas will be enhanced by Jupiter and empowered by Pluto. This is an extremely lucrative influence that maximizes the impact of what you say, while helping you make the most of what you know. In the middle of this influence, April 15th will see an inconjunct between Mercury and Saturn Rx in Sagittarius. Here’s a brief pinch: a reminder to integrate rules or obligations. Any hesitation or difficulty in getting your point across will be a sign that an external limit needs to be considered. Mercury will conjoin Vesta on April 16th, creating absolute focus on an essential concept or goal. When Mercury unites with Vesta in stubborn Taurus, one idea becomes the driving force.
Mars in Sagittarius stations Rx on April 17th, putting the developments of the Venus/Mars trine on hold. Or, intensifying them. This can manifest as a delay, reversal or enhanced focus. Mars Rx in Sagittarius purposefully slows actions and progress, in order to facilitate evaluation of what’s been initiated.
Aspects to Venus in your sign can pump up your desire to explore, your ability to attract something/someone new, or your urge to take a risk. You may step far beyond what you know (or what you’re qualified for) so pay attention to health issues, work details and routine tasks. Take a chance, but don’t do so blindly. Venus trine Mars (in your sector of opportunities) can spark your lust for adventure (or for someone new) but Mars Rx can introduce delays or revisions involving travel, education, long-distance romance, legal matters or publishing. Too, Mars Rx can intensify your desire to explore, to fight for a cause or pursue someone new.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of personal resources are good for expanding your bargaining power, your sense of what’s lucrative and who’s best for you. You should be perfectly in tune with new financial and career opportunities, and discussions with those in authority can work in your favour. Also fantastic for clarifying exactly what’s non-negotiable in a relationship or financial context. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx will enhance your awareness of legal limits, shifting priorities or necessary qualifications.
Aspects to Venus in your hidden sector can fan the flames of a background attraction or hidden personal goal. A secret passion/crush or creative ambition may be tempting, but pay attention to available information versus unconfirmed hopes. There’s potential, but also more work to do. Venus trine Mars (in your sector of shared resources) can increase intensity of purpose and desire, but Mars Rx can turn the tide when it comes to physical/emotional intimacy, or shared finances (debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances). You may find that what you thought you wanted takes a backseat, as another issue gains prominence. Mars Rx can also intensify intimacy, while confronting you with the limits of how far you’ll go.
Aspects to Mercury and Vesta in your sign get you focused on Number 1: how do you express what you really want, what’s essential for you, and how far you want to go? You may have your eye on the next level of a relationship, business opportunity or life chapter. Excellent for boosting public image, making future plans and getting the word out. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx can provide timely reminders of how deeply you want to commit, or how much you owe/can afford. Don’t ignore debt or tax issues.
Aspects to Venus in your social sector can see you charming others at social gatherings, exploring new social activities, or making promising romantic connections. You’ll beconfident and ready to give almost anyone a chance, and this can also help the expansion of a home business. But don’t lose sight of baseline objectives involving home, family or relocation. Venus trine Mars can (in your partnership sector) can heat up a new or existing relationship, but Mars Rxcan see one person having second thoughts, or backtracking. In some cases, Mars Rx can put you in touch with a past relationship.
Aspects to Mercury in your hidden sector can tune you into what’s most precious oressential, even if you weren’t fully aware that this was a priority. Good for personal growth, sharpening your intuition or taking some quiet time to regroup. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx suggests this can also be an opportunity to reconsider a relationship commitment, goal or rule.
Aspects to Venus in your career sector can boost your professional visibility, your relationship with those in authority, and your ability to get things done at work with maximum charm and effectiveness. You can make a positive impression on almost anyone (therefore this is good for job searches, interviews and promoting your business) as your work ethic will support your image. Use caution to avoid over promising, or skimming over details. Venus trine Mars (in your sector of routine) puts you in the best spot to manifest a career goal, but Mars Rx may cause some delays with work tasks/co-workers, or health issues (low energy). Too, Mars Rx can help you reprioritize, or find a way out if you’ve bitten off more than you can chew.
Aspects to Mercury in your social sector can boost your public image, networking skills or put you in the right place/right time to make beneficial contacts. Your focus will be on defining who supports you, and which public connections will bring you the most benefit (and which need to be discarded). The inconjunct to Saturn Rx is a caution to choose your words carefully, as certain obligations or daily realities will factor into what you say.
Aspects to Venus in your sector of opportunities can see you stepping out, traveling, sampling the exotic, or being swept away by an exciting new romance. Travel, education, legal matters, long- distance romance, publishing and performance can all benefit. Keep your current financial realities in mind, and consider how far you can realistically go. Don’t compromise your security base with unchecked growth. Venus trine Mars (in your sector of self-expression) can see a promising romantic or creative opportunity accelerate, but Mars Rx will slow you down a bit, if only to reconfirm what you truly want. If an opportunity shifts or stalls, know that this is meant to centre you on what’s most important, while shutting out distractions.
Aspects to Mercury in your career sector are excellent for making money, pinpointing lucrative job opportunities, or making the right professional connections. Meetings with management can go well, and your dedication to doing it right will be showcased. Too, you may find yourself thinking seriously about where your professional fulfillment lies. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx will urge you to reevaluate a specific goal, or check to see if your professional plans align with your personal focus. There may also be a return to a past hobby, creative project, or issue involving children.
Aspects to Venus in your sector of shared resources can improve physical/emotional intimacy, or see workarounds/assistance regarding debts, taxes, loans or your partner’s finances. There may also be a small financial gift or opportunity to invest. Venus’ inconjunct to Jupiter Rx (in your sign) urges balance between optimistic expansion (there is an opportunity to move forward) versus unearned optimism or expecting more than someone is ready to give. Be cautious about overspending. Venus trine Mars (in your domestic sector) can see home and relationship changes rolling forward nicely, but Mars Rx can delay progress or relocation plans. Mars Rx will put some progress on hold so you can focus on one domestic area while digging up old habits/tendencies that are holding you back. Too, this influence can intensify a domestic conflict, in order to accelerate the resolution.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of opportunities (including Jupiter Rx in your sign) position you nicely for a look ahead. Where do you want to expand? What audience do you want to reach? How far do you want to go? Travel, education, legal matters, publishing or public announcements can position you beautifully, and your words/ideas will be sharply focused on the new area that’s best for you, or the philosophy that is most closely aligned with your true self. Excellent for public announcements and promotions. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx will anchor you, as you’re reminded of domestic responsibilities, or a part of the past that you never want to return to. This is carefully curated advancement.
Aspects to Venus in your partnership sector can spark a flirtatious contact/introduction (that has potential to grow into something more) or it can get an existing relationship discussion moving in the right direction. You’ll be in the mood to make the first move, and this can benefit you in a romantic or business situation. Part of what spurs you on may be a undefined sense of optimism, so make sure that you’re clear on exactly what you’re aiming for. Venus trine Mars (in your communication sector) can give you superb timing for all communication, as your efforts blend beautifully with what others are looking for. But Mars Rx may see you pulling back to reconsider, or someone else may hesitate after an initial, promising start.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of shared resources can signal fruitful conversations involving debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances, or physical/emotional intimacy. Excellent for research, uncovering secrets, discussing sensitive subject matter or identifying exactly what you need, owe or are willing to share. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx could lead to moments of tension or hesitation, as you’re confronted with information that you’d rather not deal with, or the limits of an existing commitment. Discussions with siblings could be hi-lighted.
Aspects to Venus in your sector of routine can boost your energy, productivity, relationships with co-workers and ability to find solutions. Too, you may also find yourself saying “yes” to more work than you can handle. Balance optimism and the desire to help with a realistic assessment of your time and energy levels. Venus trine Mars (in your sector of personal resources) suggests small financial gains, or contacts with those who can offer assistance. You may also get the urge to spend more. But Mars Rx will push you to reevaluate what you’ve been spending. Mars Rx can intensify your focus on one financial or emotional area, while urging you to pull back in other areas. New sources of income may require revision.
Aspects to Mercury in your partnership sector can boost platonic and romantic social contacts. An existing relationship can benefit from solidifying discussions about the future, or a new relationship can roll forward smoothly, thanks to discussions that confirm you’re both on the same page. All social contacts can benefit from your ability to say the perfect thing with maximum impact, and you’ll be tuned into the essentials of aone on one relationship. Mercury’s inconjunct to Saturn Rx can help you pinpoint an area of insecurity, or an emotional/financial limit that needs addressing. Too, personal boundaries may need to be reestablished.
Aspects to Venus in your sector of self-expression will fire up your confidence, desire to celebrate/indulge/flirt, or your creative inspiration. You’ll want to show the world what you have, and why not? This is your moment, so enjoy it. A new creative or business venture can move forward, but don’t lose sight of the finer details: gradual steps forward are preferable to an impatient leap. Venus trine Mars (in your sign) is perfect for socializing, new romance, or a makeover. But Mars Rx may see you pausing andreevaluating the direction you’re moving in. A step back is timely: there’s no rush.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of routine can solidify a lucrative job opportunity, positive discussion with management, or see you move into a good health/exercise/diet groove. Your focus will be on maximizing your output of energy, self-care/recovery and which tasks/obligations are necessary (and which can be dropped). The inconjunct to Saturn Rx in your sign will draw your attention to a specific limit that you have to deal with.
Aspects to Venus in your domestic sector can see you enthusiastically making home improvements, family plans or relationship progress. Issues that are important on a personal/intimate level will be emphasized, but you’ll also be looking at expansion or travel. Avoid the tendency to go overboard with changes/expansion at home: save some energy for what’s coming up. Venus trine Mars (in your hidden sector) will hone your instincts about what’s best or what’s next, and Mars Rx will intensify your focus on one area in particular, although it may still be undeveloped.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of self-expression (including Pluto in your sign) can see powerful and productive discussions about what you want, what you want to develop, and what you’ve earned. A personal goal or creative launch can proceed nicely. Discussions/information about children/pregnancy can also be featured. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx may confront you with some unacknowledged fears or lack of confidence.
Aspects to Venus in your communication sector boost your ability to make all kinds of beneficial contacts: professional, romantic or social. You’ll be more open to what others are offering, and your words will have a charming energy to them. Watch for others to propose intriguing ideas . Too, you could be on the receiving end of some good news (sibling relationships can also improve). While you may feel like throwing caution to the winds, don’t discount ongoing financial or boundary issues. Venus’s trine to Mars (in your social sector) can introduce you to some new and exciting groups, friends or activities, or see you stepping out to promote yourself. But as Mars stations Rx, you may pull back from certain activities, or focus on one friendship/public issue. Mars Rx can also intensify conflict with a friend or group.
Aspects to Mercury in your domestic sector can help you build or rebuild your domestic life. Whether it’s due to relocation, renovations, or changes in your family, you’ll be focusing on bedrock issues. Finances can work in your favour, and discussions with family/domestic partners can proceed smoothly. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx will urge you to take long range goals and social factors/restrictions into consideration.
Aspects to Venus in your security sector can bring positive financial and relationship developments. More money, more affection, more confidence, more job opportunities. These energies enhance your ability to attract what you want and need. The only note of caution is to keep relationship expectations grounded: realistic expansion is preferable to a dramatic leap forward. The trine between Venus and Mars (in your career sector) adds shine to you professional image while giving you a surge of ambition. Now is the time to show those in authority what you’ve got, or show others how your authority works. Mars Rx can see you pursuing one, particular career goal, or it can trigger a slowdown in your forward momentum.
Aspects to Mercury in your communication sector help you solidify all beneficial contacts, on a personal and professional level. You’ll be focused on one, essential issue that’s sacred to you, and your devotion to this topic can be what drives everything forward. Excellent for networking, relationship discussions or public speaking. The inconjunct to Saturn Rx will remind you of professional rules/responsibilities that you have to work around.