Mercury retrograde backs into Aquarius on February 12th, triggering another look at new ideas, or unexpected shifts in discussions, choices, announcements. This influence can bring clarity, surprising insights or events that come out of left field. Mercury Rx's influence will play into the Full Moon in Leo on February 14th, suggesting that the unexpected will be the final nudge that pushes situations to a culmination. Leo is a Fire sign that thrives on romance, drama and attention. This Moon's positive aspect to Mars (action) in Libra suggests that events will be exciting, with lots of potential for breakthroughs and success. However, a separating square from Saturn in Scorpio indicates that some lingering restrictions or limits (left over from the Sun/Saturn square on February 11th) may still be in play. Saturn is not a major player during this Full Moon, but be aware of what you have to work for, or where you can't go.
Mercury backs into your social sector, indicating the unexpected return of an old friend/acquaintance, or triggering a second look at a public announcement/group discussion. Information involving your public image may shift abruptly; watch for a recently launched project or group affiliation to be delayed. The Full Moon in your sector of self-expression may involve some of these public shifts, as a creative effort/new romance or push to gain attention reaches a turning point. Watch for the square from Saturn (in your shared resources sector) as you deal with possible financial limits or pressures around intimacy. You may have to prove yourself, or confront various restrictions and choose to shine anyway. Mars (your ruler) in your relationship sector suggests your ace in hole will be proactive changes with a partner, or your ability to cooperate with others.
Mercury retrogrades into your career sector, pushing you to reconsider an unusual job offer, or look more closely at an announcement; for now, don't count on new information involving future goals, promotions or career changes to be final. However, do speak up if you have a fresh idea or new approach. The Full Moon in your domestic sector will factor in shifting career issues, as a home/family issue reaches a peak. Radical changes in future plans may push you to finalize an issue at home. The square from Saturn in your relationship sector may throw up lingering pressures/conflicts with a partner. Single Taureans may find that what's missing in their love lives pushes them to focus on what needs to be changed at home. Mars in your sector of daily routine offers assistance in the form of attention to details, obligations or simply getting your work done. Back up the brilliant ideas with practical actions.
As Mercury Rx (your ruler) backs into your sector of opportunities, watch for surprising shifts in plans/information regarding long distance travel, education, publishing or legal matters. It may be time to clarify a recent opportunity. Alternatively, an exciting new development/solution may come at you. The Full Moon in your communication sector will work these changes into a final answer, decision, announcement or turning-point conversation. A change of plans or shift in perspective could be all it takes to put you over the top. The square to Saturn in your sector of daily routine suggests that you may have to factor a health restriction or unavoidable duty into the equation. Mars in your sector of self-expression says that you will still have the power to gain positive attention for your efforts, despite any limits you'll encounter.
Mercury Rx in your sector of shared resources urges you to take a second look at financial issues/statements (debts, taxes, loans, your partner's finances). You may discover more, or a surprising solution could be right there. Issues around physical/emotional intimacy may also be up for a repeat discussions or a fresh approach. The Full Moon in your security sector indicates that new information will factor into a turning point about your financial or emotional security. A second look may clarify what you really want, need, deserve or are capable of earning. This could involve a raise, new source of income, budget issues or partnership demands. The square to Saturn in your sector of self-expression suggests some leftover issues around lack of confidence could make you feel like you're not, quite getting everything you want; consider how you can make the most of what you already have. Mars in your domestic sector points to empowering changes at home/with family, and suggests that your real security base may lie with others close to you; you're not in this alone.
As Mercury Rx backs into your relationship sector, watch for a partnership discussion to be revisited, or a recent choice (regarding commitment, freedom or relationship plans) to mov win an unexpected direction. This could also be a chance for you to correct a mistake. The fiery Full Moon in your sign suggests that Mercury Rx's influence will lead to increased commitment, a shift in relationship status or a confrontation/consummation. Mars' influence (in your communication sector)suggests that assertive/suggestive words or conversations can power things up and make this Moon extra potent for you. The square from Saturn in your domestic sector hints that the responsibilities at home, with family or from the past may still cast a shadow, but shouldn't completely block your light. Just be aware that certain limits in your life are not going away any time soon.
Mercury Rx (your ruler) returns to your sector of daily routine, suggesting that work tasks, health issues or duties to others will need clarification or review. What you thought was completed may not be, and a radical new approach may be what's needed. The Full Moon in your hidden sector can see a secret, background issue or buried insight come to light, thanks in part to Mercury Rx's influence. You may uncover more than expected. Mars' influence in your security sector indicates that you can spin this to your advantage, as long you're prepared to push for what you need (emotionally or financially). A pay increase, rate increase, source of additional income or a relationship demand may be on the table. The square from Saturn in your communication sector urges you to choose your words carefully.
Mercury Rx moves back into your sector of self-expression, re-igniting a past romance, flirtation, creative urge or personal desire. Alternatively, a current (newly developed) romance may shift unexpectedly. The Full Moon in your social sector can bring you to a turning point regarding public image or friends. Mercury Rx's changes will play into this, as issues around attention, appreciation and competition with others peak unexpectedly. The strength of your feelings may be surprising. Mars in your sign can be empowering, as you assertively reach for what/whom you want. Go for it, but be aware that Saturn (in your security sector) is urging you to come from a place of independence, rather than insecurity. Also, be aware that when Mercury Rx is in play, situations can shift yet again once Mercury goes direct.
Mercury Rx returns to your domestic sector, triggering a re-think or unexpected shuffling of plans around family, relocation or renovating issues. You could also find yourself dwelling more than usual on past/family discussions. The Full Moon in your career sector can push you to a career decision, a job ending/beginning or turning point in your external status. What's happening at home/with family will play into this. Mars in your hidden sector suggests that background ambitions or secret actions can actually power you forward; what you don't reveal is your hidden ace. The square to Saturn in your sign indicates that you may have to jump though some hoops to prove yourself to those in charge, or personal responsibilities may dictate the final outcome. Status, authority and respect will be major themes for this Moon.
Mercury Rx backs into your communication sector, triggering abrupt second thoughts. This influence can also bring a surprising wave of introductions, emails, phone calls and general activity. Watch for past contacts to unexpectedly reach out, or figure prominently in your thoughts. The Full Moon in your opportunities sector can bring an exciting development (involving long distance travel, education, legal matters, publishing or long distance contacts) to a peak. Some of what happens will involve Mercury Rx's influence; flashes of insight or out of the box thinking can pay off. Mars' supportive influence from your social sector suggests that friends, acquaintances or public contacts will be involved. This energy suggests you can get significant attention from others, or make a social impact. The square from Saturn in your hidden sector hints that fears/lack of confidence may be hovering in the background, but you don't have to let them throw you off.
Mercury Rx in your security sector can see you revisiting financial discussions or thoughts about how a situation/relationship is meeting your needs. The Full Moon in your sector of shared resources pulls others into the discussion, as a situation involving debts, trades, loans or your partner's finances reaches a turning point. Mercury Rx's influence can uncover surprising details, or clarify your next step about budgets, payments or investing. Alternatively, emotional/physical intimacy can heat up nicely. Mars in your career/future goals sector adds support in the form of increased ambition, desire or the drive to move ahead. Competition can spice things up between you and your partner, or get you moving out of a financial rut. Saturn (your ruler) in your social sector suggests that social restrictions, responsibilities or your public authority will be part of what pushes you to the next level.
Mercury Rx backs into your sign, indicating that people from your past may make a reappearance, or you may backtrack on a descision or plan. Others may also change their minds, so for the time being, assume that information will be in flux. However, this is an excellent influence to look for insightful solutions, especially if you've been stuck on a stubborn issue. The Full Moon in your partnership sector suggests that Mercury Rx's influence will involve a relationship. A turning point (deeper commitment, a goodbye, apology or second chance) may be reached. If you're single, this can be a potent time for fated, romantic encounters, or intensive inner work on what you want in your romantic future. Mars in your opportunities sector fire up this Moon with new, intriguing or long distance contacts. The square from Saturn in your career sector makes itself felt as tension between professional responsibilities and personal desires.
Mercury Rx in your hidden sector puts the emphasis on dreams, intuition and secrets. A development/announcement/discussion that was on the verge of coming out may be delayed or even dissolve. The Full Moon in your sector of daily routine triggers external events (a culmination with a health or work issue) based on what's hidden, or what you can't quite see/understand. Allow vague or frustrating details to pass for now; there's a few, more layers to be revealed. Mars in your sector of shared resources suggests someone else (a partner, close friend) can provide assistance. Or, you may have more options/resources/control than you think. The square from Saturn in your opportunities sector suggests that you can only push this one so far; think local rather than global. Limits involving legal matters, travel, education or publishing may keep you focused on what's right in front of you.