Mercury in Virgo squares Saturn in Sagittarius on September 25th, then opposes Chiron Rx in Pisces on September 27th. The 25th-27th will be a tense time, as information/discussions trigger painful truths and hard restrictions. The ability to find solutions will be limited. The best approach to these energies is calm acceptance of the facts.
Venus in Virgo opposes Neptune Rx in Pisces on September 29th, offering a reprieve or false hope. Neptune can erase a problem or simply distract you from what needs to be done. Mercury’s move into Libra on the same day creates mutual reception with Venus, as each planet occupies the sign the other rules. This suggests idealized promises, whitewashing or true forgiveness. A positive or negative result depends on whether you’re releasing something toxic or ignoring reality.
September 28th brings the third and final opposition between Jupiter in Libra and Uranus in Aries. An ending may be surprising, as Jupiter expands Uranus Rx’s shocks. Results can be unexpectedly good or incredibly disruptive. Despite the surprise, know that this has been brewing since December 26th, 2016 (the date of the first opposition).
Pluto stations direct in Capricorn on September 28th, and moves to trine Mars in Virgo, exact on October 1st. Along with the Jupiter/Uranus opposition, this suggests potent progress. Actions (Mars) will be hooked into the unstoppable evolutionary tide. Intensified purpose and perfect timing will combine for visible, effective results. And, Pluto/Mars encourages you to take action as a way of dealing with Mercury’s unpleasant aspects, earlier in the week.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of routine suggest an unpleasant reminder about what you haven’t completed or where you’ve failed. Work and service to others could be touchy areas, as you’re pushed to correct or provide proof, while grappling with hidden insecurities. Too, news about health/diet may not be what you wanted to hear.
Venus’ opposition to Neptune Rx can make it tempting to let obligations slide, or slack off on a health regime. Consider what you’re avoiding - it’s not going away. Mercury into your partnership sector on the same day can open up a discussion - the balanced give and take of information, active listening and (if there’s an ending) the agreed-upon division of resources may be themes. But Venus/Neptune suggests some avoidance of the facts. Don’t allow unpleasant details to slide.
Jupiter in your partnership sector opposite Uranus Rx in your sign can trigger a dramatic relationship turning point. Watch for a sudden rush of freedom, or a rapid advancement to the next level (if you’re both on the same page).
Pluto direct in your career sector (and the trine to Mars) signals the next stage of transformation and empowerment, regarding your approach to success. Authentic goals will be supported by your daily routines and approach to work tasks. A small solution or seemingly inconsequential action can have a major impact. Watch for a renewed surge of energy and ambition.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of self-expression can confront you with limits in the following areas - a new attraction, creative work, celebrations or pregnancy/children. You may find that there’s more work to be done, that others aren’t as receptive as you’d hoped, or that you don’t have enough money at the moment.
Venus’ opposition to Neptune Rx can get your hopes up, or offer a way forward. Just make sure that you’re not projecting your wishes over reality. Mercury into your sector of routine on the same day turns your attention to the mundane details of work and health, as well as what needs to be done to accomplish your goals. But Venus/Neptune can distract you from necessary routines. Or, you may end up giving more of your time/help than the situation warrants.
Jupiter in your sector of routine opposite Uranus Rx suggests a last-minute solution, unexpected loophole or ingenious workaround to a work or health issue. Too, extra responsibilities can suddenly be taken away or added. This will be the result of background changes that have been simmering for some time.
Pluto direct in your sector of opportunities (and the trine to Mars) can help you move forward with plans to travel, relocate, expand your education, get published or deal with legal matters. Your initiative to achieve a desired personal goal will be supported, and can help you get past the previous limits presented by Mercury. Focused effort and long-range vision is key.
Aspects to Mercury in your domestic sector suggest difficult conversations with a domestic partner/family member. Or, you may be dealing with necessary but unpleasant information about relocating, a home business or career matters. There may be a difficult choice between professional versus domestic goals.
Venus’ opposition to Neptune Rx can provide some pleasant distractions for the above. Mercury’s move into your sector of self-expression on the same day suggests these distractions will involve a celebration, spending money on home/family or moments of indulgent withdrawal. Try to maintain a balance between immediate necessities versus escaping into something more enjoyable. Career matters can receive a creative infusion at this point, and you may be inspired. Just make sure this inspiration works in the real world.
Jupiter in your sector of self-expression opposite Uranus Rx can bring a delightful surprise/reward involving a new attraction, creative work or children/pregnancy. You may get what you wished for, but it may be far more than you anticipated. Too, these energies can abruptly push you off the wagon, triggering a break from restraint or sobriety. The urge to do what you want will be strong, but you always have a choice.
Pluto direct in your sector of shared resources (and the trine to Mars) continues the slow, relentless transformation involving shared finances, intimacy or psychological issues. Delays/blocks in these areas can lift. Watch for a subtle but sure progression away from old habits, and the continued purging of buried issues. Home finances , home improvements or a confrontation with past family dynamics are favoured.
Aspects to Mercury in your communication sector can trigger an unpleasant conversation about health, work routines or obligations. You may feel restricted in what you can say. Or, perhaps there are doubts that you have the knowledge. Going public with your words can be challenging until you deal with immediate restrictions. These energies demand that you have all your facts lined up, and that your ideas are precise.
Venus’ opposition to Neptune Rx can undermine the above precision with wishful thinking or tempting promises. Mercury’s move into your domestic sector on the same day suggests this may involve home/family issues, or discussions with siblings. Keep an open mind, but maintain focus on what needs to be addressed. In some cases, Venus/Neptune can open up a new, creative possibility, but it will have to be vetted carefully.
Jupiter in your domestic sector opposite Uranus Rx suggests an unexpected relocation, career shift or bright idea for a home business. All domestic or career matters can take a surprising left turn - this may be a favourable result, or it may be more disruption than you’re comfortable with. A sudden leap into the future is emphasized. In reality, this will be the result of changes in your career/future goals that have been in the works for a few months.
Pluto direct in your partnership sector (and the trine to Mars) continues the move towards the future, as a relationship (or your role in a relationship) is steadily redefined. If Pluto Rx offered a temporary cessation of changes, or a concentration in one area, Pluto direct will get things rolling again. Developments that have been simmering can come to a head, but now you’ll know exactly what you want to say. Transformative discussions, powerful statements or signing official documents are favoured.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of personal resources can pinpoint a financial shortfall, or area of insecurity. Financial discussions can emphasize what you’re not getting, or what you’re lacking. Expressing your needs will be important, but be prepared to encounter unfavourable reactions. However, this can be a valuable time that forces you to clarify exactly what you need, and figure out a way to provide that for yourself.
Venus’ opposition to Neptune Rx can urge you to give up or spend what you don’t have, just when you need to become more self-sufficient. Too, you may discover that what you thought you desperately needed isn’t that important after all. Mercury’s move into your communication sector on the same day suggests blurry motivations, empty promises or hopeful words with no substance. On the positive side, creativity can increase. But this influence is not great for precise facts or clear truths.
Jupiter in your communication sector opposite Uranus Rx can bring an unexpected answer, shot of inspiration or result from a public announcement. A grand idea can wrench your horizons wide open, but make sure there’s solid content behind the words. This influence can also bring a surprising lucky break.
Pluto direct in your sector of routine (and the trine to Mars) starts the next chapter of transformations in a health or work issue. Intensified changes in your daily life can push you across the threshold into a new environment or new way of taking care of yourself. These transformations will be driven by your pursuit of more money, increased security and a better life.
Aspects to Mercury in your sign suggest discussions about family, relocation, a home business or domestic partnership can be taxing. You’ll be strongly aware of what’s not working, or what makes you anxious. A fix may not be available, and yet, you’ll have to do the best you can with the information you have. Focus on what you can control, and don’t take on guilt for things you can’t fix (not everything is your responsibility).
Venus in your sign opposing Neptune Rx can blur the facts about a partnership. You may want to give far more than you should, or attempt to heal someone who doesn’t want your help. Mercury’s move into your sector of personal resources on the same day suggests financial and emotional security can be undermined by a sacrifice or unhealthy attraction. Don’t give away what you have by not being certain of what you deserve.
Jupiter in your sector of personal resources, opposite Uranus Rx, makes finances a tricky area. There can be a sudden win or increase, but a sudden increase in spending is just as likely. Your security can do a dramatic 180, but the good news is, you should have an idea about what’s coming. Events have been leading up to this over the past few months, and a bit of caution can help you maintain what you’ve gained (or lessen the impact of a loss). If there’s a sudden opportunity to earn more, check it out thoroughly rather than just accepting everything on good faith.
Pluto direct in your sector of self-expression (and the trine to Mars in your sign) can indicate a renewed surge of creativity or progress regarding children/pregnancy, a new romance or dedication to a more authentic expression of who you really are. Your confidence and energy level will quietly increase as you tap into a deeper sense of courage.
Aspects to Mercury in your hidden sector suggest secret or background information may be troubling. There may be something you want to reveal, but for some reason it’s not appropriate. Or, hidden information involving work or health may cause anxiety. You may not be able to apply a solution, or say what you think is correct.
But once Mercury enters your sign, all that’s concealed should come out into the open. Now could be the time to speak out. However, Venus’ opposition to Neptune Rx on the same day suggests background wants, or a hidden attraction, could undermine your clarity. Before you speak or decide that you have the answer, make sure there’s not something (or someone) in your blindspot - what’s unacknowledged can still trip you up. An objective approach to the facts is your best bet.
Jupiter in your sign, opposite Uranus Rx, suggests a rush of enthusiasm in a relationship (new or existing). You may feel like you’ve hit the jackpot and are ready to jump in or push things further. However, know that the other person will not respond predictability - things may not go exactly according to plan. If there’s a sudden ending, you should feel a sense of freedom and new possibility.
Pluto direct in your domestic sector (and the trine to Mars) strips away one more layer from the past, while urging you to redefine who you are in the areas of home and family. Progress with home renovations, a home business, relocation or dealings with family members will be driven by your gut-level conviction that you’re on the right track.
Aspects to Mercury in your social sector can trigger difficult or embarrassing conversations with friends or groups. A public announcement can put you on the spot. Or, you may feel restricted in what you can say. What you reveal on social media could be judged or rejected.
Venus in your social sector opposite Neptune Rx may provide some relief. You could turn on the charm or spin your public image positively - certain flaws or errors could be airbrushed away. Too, relations with someone special could be hopeful. But keep in mind that your projected desires could distort the reality of the situation. Mercury’s move into your hidden sector on the same day suggests you may pull back and allow your silence to do the talking. Sometimes a carefully timed silence can be just as effective as carefully crafted words.
Jupiter in your hidden sector opposite Uranus Rx suggests an unexpected loophole, breakthrough or assistance from a “guardian angel.” All your problems won’t be solved, but an ongoing difficulty with work or health could deliver results that actually work in your favour. However, if you’ve been ignoring a problem or obligation, this aspect could trigger a flare -up that you can’t ignore.
Pluto direct in your communication sector (and the trine to Mars) signals progress with public communications and dealings with friends/groups. The key will be using the force of your intensified convictions to transform or deepen ideas. Authentic words will have a major impact on others. These energies can help you deal with Mercury’s difficult aspects.
Aspects to Mercury in your career sector (including the square to Saturn in your sign) can emphasize a professional error, point of contention between you and management or an area where you feel unprepared/less successful. The exposure of a flaw or weakness could be embarrassing, but the reality check is meant to clarify your immediate responsibilities. Rather than complaining, just deal with it.
Venus in your career sector opposite Neptune Rx suggests misguided hopes or disappointments about future goals. Too, a work relationship could enter questionable territory. Mercury’s move into your social sector on the same day connects these events to your public reputation, a friendship or group association. Use caution when speaking publicly or promoting yourself - there’s creative opportunity (and a chance to add some magic to your professional image) but you can just as easily reveal too much or misjudge the intentions of others.
Jupiter in your social sector opposite Uranus Rx suggests a powerful surge of public attention, a launch or chance to show off your talents. A positive response from others is possible, as long as you keep in mind the Venus/Neptune risk for misjudgement. When in doubt, pull back a bit and make sure that you’re certain of your audience. Aim for a calculated, rather than crazy, risk.
Pluto direct in your sector of personal resources, and the trine to Mars, bodes well for money and career. Your efforts/ambitions will be powered up by ongoing changes to how you’ve been handling your money. Watch for progress with saving, salary discussions and capitalizing on small changes. If Mercury’s aspects shut down one area in your career, Mars/Pluto can encourage you to keep working in another.
Aspects to Mercury in your in your opportunities sector suggest frustrating issues with travel, education, legal matters or publishing. An area of growth or exploration can uncover some insecurities, as you’re confronted with troublesome details, or an issue that can’t be completely fixed.
Venus in your opportunities sector, opposite Neptune Rx, can boost your idealism and hopes for growth - the distant dream/romance beckons. Mercury’s move into your career sector on the same day suggests that Venus/Neptune can expand your hopes for the future, increase your creative output or blur your concept of what’s actually possible. Make sure professional goals/conversations don’t get sidetracked by unrealistic desires.
Jupiter in your career sector, opposite Uranus Rx, suggests an expansive conclusion/achievement. A new job, move up the ladder or business launch can be exciting and hopeful, and there is definitely room for unprecedented growth. Just make sure your sky-high expectations don’t outstrip what you’re capable of taking on.
Pluto direct in your sign, and the trine to Mars, keeps you moving forward with steady power - delays and revisions from the past few months should end, and you’ll experience increased momentum as future plans fall into place. Your actions will be ultra-effective, and timing will be excellent.
Aspects to Mercury in your sector of shared resources can trigger concerns about debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy. A sensitive conversation can trigger painful insecurities. Or, you may be confronted with unpleasant facts about what you owe, or what you can’t afford.
Venus in your sector of shared resources opposes Neptune Rx, which can encourage you to relax your boundaries or purse strings. Some concerns could melt away, and Mercury’s move in your opportunities sector on the same day suggests new solutions may open up. Reaching out to someone can result in assistance, and there may be more options to money/intimacy concerns than you thought. However, make sure that you’re trusting wisely. You’ll have to look closely in order to distinguish between what you hope is happening versus what’s actually happening.
Jupiter in your opportunities sector opposite Uranus Rx can bring a positive conclusion to issues around travel, education, legal matters or publishing. A graduation, official result or area of growth can mean excellent news and more to look forward to. In some cases, results may exceed or disrupt your expectations.
Pluto direct in your hidden sector (and the trine to Mars) works behind the scenes to enable progress. Inner work, therapy or issues of faith/trust can see steady progress after a period of delay.
Aspects to Mercury in your partnership sector (including the opposition to Chiron Rx in your sign) hi-light a painful but necessary relationship discussion. Something has to be said, and the resulting discomfort will be connected to your greater responsibilities or goals. What you had in mind for your future may not be aligned with what your partner thinks.
Venus in your partnership sector, opposite Neptune Rx in your sign, can introduce moments of forgiveness, hopefulness or romantic projection. Is this a dream come true, or just a dream? Mercury’s move into your sector of shared resources on the same day can encourage you to open up, offer more or share your innermost thoughts. True intimacy is possible, but there is also a risk of blindly submerging yourself in a situation where you don’t know all the facts. Proceed carefully, especially if you’re being asked to give.
Jupiter in your sector of shared resources opposes Uranus Rx, suggesting an unexpected result in the areas of debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy. There could be a gift, more than you expected or an abrupt 180 in a situation that you thought was going a certain way.
Pluto direct in your social sector (and the trine to Mars) adds positive momentum to all relationships (romantic, business, groups and friendships). A period of non-action can end, with solid evidence that you have allies. Or, solid evidence that you’ve made a favourable impact on others. Your actions on a one-on-one level will have a greater impact than you realize.