September 23 marks the Sun’s move into Libra and the Fall Equinox. We enter the season of balance/imbalance as well as reaping what has been sown. This will be emphasized by the September 28 New Moon in Libra which opposes Chiron RX in Aries. New beginnings will be unbalanced as wounds, vulnerabilities, and awkwardness are confronted.
On September 26 Mercury in Libra squares Pluto RX in Capricorn, introducing a crisis between polite words versus hidden power. The dark truth beneath the pleasant façade will add an edge to all conversations.
Venus in Libra squares Saturn and the Nodes on September 25. All relationships and social impulses will be limited by rules or obligations. You won't get what you want but you will be confronted with a crucial choice. A square to the Nodes brings you to a crossroads-the past must be concluded so you can move towards the future (the Cancer North Node). What lies ahead is more empathetic, nurturing or trusting but the choice will not be easy.
If you're having trouble choosing, Saturn's final conjunction with the South Node will make it clear that there's no going back. The first two conjunctions occurred on April 30 and July 4, so this will be wrapping up an ongoing issue. This will take place on September 28, the same day as the New Moon.
The Sun into your partnership sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx in your sign prompt a raw new beginning in all one-on-one relationships. The balance between your wounds versus how you connect with others will be emphasized, perhaps via the introduction of a new relationship that triggers sensitivities. Too, this can be about you struggle to assert yourself (in a relationship) in a way that leaves you vulnerable.
Mercury in your partnership sector square Pluto will add intense conversations where the balance of power is tipped in one direction. Your authority or push to get to the truth will be issues (especially in career or professional image). This could be about you being confronted with the need to be more diplomatic while addressing some insincerities you sense in another.
Venus in your partnership sector square Saturn and the Nodes can hi-light a difficult one-on-one dynamic. You may be faced with a restrictive choice (perhaps involving a domestic partner) where you have to decide between old definitions of success versus a new, more authentic path of personal satisfaction. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue via an official ending (job ending, career change, retirement). Look back to Apr 30th and Jul 4th for an idea of what’s wrapping up.
The Sun into your sector of routine, and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx, will introduce an uncomfortable work or health situation. Hidden vulnerabilities, weaknesses or errors can be hi-lighted by an imbalance in your daily life. A new routine can leave you feeling insecure while you adjust.
Mercury in your sector of routine square Pluto will add demanding conversations as diagnoses, requests for work or the exposure of errors can see you struggling to say the polite thing or maintain an even frame of mind. External pressure can reveal hidden dynamics in a co-worker relationship.
Venus in your sector of routine square Saturn and the Nodes will present a choice between rules/restrictions in the areas of travel, education, legal matters or publishing versus new and more authentic ideas/information. You’ll have to decide what has more value to you in your daily life and how your happiness will be impacted. What you want in a work or health scenario can be restricted by pressure to prove yourself, learn more or attend to legal obligations. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue by ending or defining a belief, official matter or path of exploration. In some cases, back to school can signal crunch time. Look back to Apr 30th and Jul 4th for an idea of what’s wrapping up.
The Sun into your sector of self-expression, and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx, can hi-light painful new beginnings around an attraction, performance, creative work or children/pregnancy. Public opinion or social pressure can make you feel self-conscious even as you strive to do something with confidence.
Mercury in your sector of self-expression square Pluto adds intense conversations or announcements that are rooted in hidden jealousies, efforts to exert control or compulsions. Subconscious issues can add an unexpected edge to otherwise light or flirtatious discussions.
Venus in your sector of self-expression square the Nodes and Saturn will push you to choose what you really want via depending on another versus moving forward and developing your own security (financial and emotional). Another’s rules, fears or control can limit romantic or creative expressions, or issues from the past (involving debts or your partner’s finances) can push you to develop self-sufficiency. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue as a debt is paid, a psychological issue is concluded or an ending occurs on a deep level. Refer back to Apr 30th and Jul 4th.
The Sun into your domestic sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx introduce fresh family dynamics or a situation with a domestic partner that hi-lights a touchy career issue. Areas where you feel insecure or less accomplished regarding your job or future goals will have to be balanced with emerging situations at home.
Mercury in your domestic sector square Pluto adds difficult conversations with a partner as you struggle to maintain balance and compromise. Another’s demands (which may not be openly stated) or profound changes in their life can stir up challenging subject matter.
Venus in your domestic sector square the Nodes (including the North Node in your sign)and Saturn suggest a partner’s rules, or your responsibility/commitments, will place some limits on domestic happiness and will push to you confront the balance between your relationship versus your primary needs and self-development. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue as a relationship reaches a turning point, or a partner finalizes an issue that crystallizes your commitment (or desire to move on). Look back to Apr 30th and Jul 4th to see how this situation developed.
The Sun into your communication sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx can highlight a touchy conversation or decision. New information can make you feel insecure about issues such as education, long- distance travel, legal matters or publishing. It may be time to speak out about something that you don't feel totally confident about.
Mercury in your communication sector square Pluto adds challenging conversations with a manipulative undertone. Words may be polite on the surface but will have hidden meanings. Changes in a health or work routine can reveal troublesome information.
Venus in your communication sector square the Nodes and Saturn suggest you may feel inhibited by a work or health scenario that demands your responsibility. Compromise may be difficult as you deal with an ongoing obligation and you'll be pushed to choose between limiting habits versus new and unexplored potentials. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue as the health situation comes to a head, the obligation concludes or a difficult coworker relationship is resolved. Look back to April 30th and July 4th to see how the situation first developed.
The Sun into your sector of personal resources and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx can introduce a new chapter in financial or emotional independence. At the same time, you'll be confronting sensitive issues involving debts, taxes, your partner’s finances, or intimacy. You may be weighing the balance of your self-esteem versus private issues that you don't want to confront. The path towards self-sufficiency may involve dealing with unpleasant financial scenarios.
Mercury in your sector of personal resources square Pluto can see you making unbalanced statements driven by intense desires. An attraction or urge to make yourself feel better can reveal heavy issues beneath a polite surface. Your perception of what you want may be skewed by jealousy, insecurity or the desire for more. Use caution with financial negotiations.
Venus in your sector of personal resources square Saturn and the Nodes can limit your finances and self-esteem as you deal with restrictions around what you want or what you're trying to manifest. Discipline and self-control are your friends, but don't allow yourself to be weighed down by old fears of being unworthy. You may be confronted with a choice between subjective limits versus objective possibilities that can open up a whole new social chapter for you. You may have to give something up to get something more. As Saturn passes over the South Node the above issue will be concluded and the new attraction, creative work or issue with children/pregnancy will reach its final chapter. Look back to April 30th and July 4th for more information.
The Sun in your sign and New Moon opposite Chiron Rx can highlight a new and painful beginning in a relationship or your approach to all one-on-one contacts. Watch for a clear reflection of how you deal with others’ sensitive issues. This is a chance to balance your needs against the insecurities of others.
Mercury in your sign square Pluto can stir up intense conversations based on domestic issues. Changes at home /with family can trigger statements that are far more intense than you realize. Consider how information from the past impacts your current attempts at diplomacy.
Venus in your sign square Saturn and the Nodes can place limits on your relationships and self-esteem as domestic responsibilities weigh you down. You may feel limited by a difficult choice: past versus future, home versus career. Domestic responsibilities will need to be concluded before you can move forward. As Saturn passes over the South Node the above issue will be concluded; watch for a shift in parental dynamics or a line drawn between past and present. April 30th and July 4th will give you more information about this situation.
The sun into your hidden sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx suggest the start of something secret. Uncomfortable work or health issues can be triggered by obscured issues of imbalance. Pay attention to what's not fully developed.
Mercury in your hidden sector square Pluto indicates secrets and background machinations. Information can be used to manipulate-tune into what's suggested rather than directly spoken.
Venus in your hidden sector square Saturn and the Nodes indicates that external rules can restrict unspoken wants. An official document or declaration can put a damper on a secret attraction, desire or financial issue. Too, outdated instructions can limit unstructured possibilities. You'll be pushed to choose between what's official versus undefined but more satisfying possibilities. Education, travel, legal matters, or publishing are areas where something unexplored might be percolating. But you'll have to step away from what safe and limiting first. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue via an official document or answer. Look back to April 30 and July 4.
The Sun into your social sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron Rx suggest an uncomfortable new chapter with friends, groups, or your social connections. Openly expressing yourself can leave you feeling unbalanced and vulnerable. Use caution when putting yourself out there. At the same time, you'll need to balance the value of public opinion versus your right to be yourself.
Mercury in your social sector square Pluto can stir up jealousy or manipulative comments from friends or the public. It will be difficult to have harmonious conversations as efforts to exert financial or emotional control had an edge to your words. There may also be an unpleasant subtext to what others have to say-Watch for public statements that are polite on the surface but say something else underneath.
Venus in your social sector square Saturn and the Nodes suggest that financial difficulties and limits can cramp your style, impact your self-esteem, and make public relationships difficult. Financial obligations and old fears about not being good enough or having enough can impact your public image. This is about looking behind the scenes and digging into the authentic emotional dynamics have what you share and owe. Learning to trust, and being emotionally authentic are your goals - this will involve moving away from old financial and emotional habits that have been keeping you trapped. You may have to find sustenance in a less obvious place. Old definitions of status and security no longer apply- watch for a change in income. Saturn over the South Node will finalize this issue as a new financial situation or responsibility is crystallized. What begin around April 30 and July 4 will be concluded.
The Sun into your career sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron RX signal a new chapter at work, with your professional image or your approach to success. This will highlight difficult issues at home/with family as future developments confront you with wounds from the past. A new job may have a painful impact on your domestic situation.
Mercury in your career sector square Pluto RX in your sign can trigger difficult professional conversations. Discussions with management or your efforts to get your point across will contain subversive/manipulative elements beneath the polite façade. Pay attention to what's implied rather than directly communicated.
Venus in your career sector square Saturn and the South Node in your sign/the North Node in your partnership sector can present you with a difficult choice. A professional relationship or your professional image will be restricted by rules from the past or your efforts to maintain authority. Certain responsibilities may weigh heavily but you're also encouraged to develop the emotional content of a relationship. This could be about choosing between control versus trust or authority versus sharing. Saturn over the South Node can draw a firm line between your past and future while confirming your current responsibilities. April 30 and July 4 mark the beginning of this situation.
The Sun into your opportunities sector and the New Moon opposite Chiron RX indicate a tricky new chapter involving travel, education, legal matters or publishing. An announcement or step into the unknown can uncover insecurities about not being heard or having your knowledge questioned. Too, you may be the one asking some awkward questions that make you feel exposed. New knowledge can reveal painful issues.
Mercury in your opportunities sector square Pluto suggests that public or official announcements will contain much more beneath the surface. Pay attention to hints, secrets or hidden knowledge.
Venus in your opportunities sector square Saturn and the Nodes suggests that desirable goals or a long -distance romance will be restricted by an ongoing ending or hidden obligations. Rules or fears in your blind spot will create invisible boundaries. You'll have to choose between this versus new and instinctive daily routines that will ultimately support you. This could be about adjusting your goals to accommodate a healthier, more nurturing lifestyle. You may be be resistant to these changes although they will ultimately be good for you. Saturn over the South Node can confirm an ending that started taking shape around April 30 and July 4.
The Sun into your sector of shared resources and the New Moon opposite Chiron RX highlight developments involving debts, taxes, your partner’s finances or intimacy. An uncomfortable imbalance between you and another or what you want for yourself versus what you owe will have to be addressed. Primal vulnerabilities can be triggered as can doubts about self-worth.
Mercury in your sector of shared resources square Pluto will trigger uncomfortable conversations or realizations based on social dynamics or the input of others. Changes in your social status can reveal interesting information behind the scenes.
Venus in your sector of shared resources square Saturn and the Nodes indicate that social rules, judgments or responsibilities will limit what you want behind the scenes. This is where you choose between the rules of others versus finding your own path of self-expression. Saturn over the South Node we'll finalize the above situation as a friendship, group connection or issue with your public reputation it is confirmed. This could be a permanent goodbye that began her around April 30 and July 4.