On March 5th, Mercury in the last degree of Aquarius squares Mars in Scorpio. Actions involving power, control or passion will clash with the voice of freedom (that seeks to disrupt that power). Watch for arguments, pressured decisions or radical statements. On the same day, Mercury enters Pisces and Mars moves into Sagittarius. They will still be squaring each other, although the aspect will be separating. Tension will continue, but in a less concentrated format. The shift from Fixed to Mutable signs opens up a willingness to consider different perspectives. There will still be a clash between action versus thoughts, but this time the forum will involve Sagittarius ethics, wisdom or sense of what's "right" versus Pisces intuition and transcendence. The argument will be more difficult to pinpoint, and this could diffuse it.
On March 6th, the Pisces Sun squares Saturn in Sagittarius, emphasizing an obligation, rule or limit. Pisces energy wants access to everything, but Saturn will constrict that flow. Efforts may need to be diverted, or reality may need to be accepted. This aspect (and the Mercury in Pisces/Mars in Sag square) triggers issues from the Saturn/Neptune square. Fortunately, Pluto in Capricorn will be supporting the Sun with a sextile, providing a gentle reminder of what your true purpose is. Pluto points to an ongoing transformation or authentication. Saturn's limits are necessary but short -term pain, and Pluto is the long -term gain.
Mercury in your social sector squares Mars in your sector of shared resources, suggesting public realizations/reveals about private issues (debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy). Or, intensified jealousy/anger/frustration can result in public conflict/abrupt announcements.As Mercury enters your hidden sector and Mars enters your sector of opportunities, the private issues can expand and become public, while your thoughts/responses may become private. Either you won’t know what to say, or you won’t have the whole story. Mars will activate travel, education or legal issues.
The Sun in your hidden sector squares Saturn in your sector of opportunities, suggestingexternal reality checks that pierce an ideal, dream or illusion. Long-range plans/goals, travel or legal matters may be more troublesome than anticipated, but support from Pluto in your career sector indicates that there’s still room to grow into the future. You’re not completely off track, you just need to realign yourself to meet certain rules. Keep focusing on what gives you purpose.
Mars in your partnership sector squares Mercury in your career sector, pointing to relationship (romantic or business) disagreements based on conflicting goals for the future. Too, competition can push you to make an unexpected announcement. As Mercury enters your social sector and Mars moves into your sector of shared resources, the disagreement may uncover deeper issues (debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy). At the same time, you’ll find there are more options or room to move. In some cases a discussion may expand to involve others, leaving you feeling exposed.
The Sun in your social sector squares Saturn in your sector of shared resources, pinpointing a financial or emotional restriction. Not having enough, or owing too much, can weigh heavily and curtail certain social objectives. Support from Pluto in your sector of opportunities can give you help in the form of additional avenues of enquiry, mentors, legal support or long distance/foreign opportunities.
Mars in your sector of routine squares Mercury in your sector of opportunities, triggering tensions involving co-workers, disagreements over allocation of duties, or too much new information to handle efficiently. Long-distance contacts and legal matters can be particularly troublesome. As Mars enters your partnership sector and Mercury enters your career sector, the tension will shift to a one on one level. Discussions with a person in authority can be difficult, or you may encounter challenges from one person. Too, a romantic partner may voice objections over excess travel.
The Sun in your career sector squares Saturn in your relationship sector, hi-lightingan area of partnership conflict involving commitment, joint goals or authority. You may feel temporarily blocked or shut down. But support from Pluto in your sector of shared resources urges you to look deeper or ask for help. There’s a chance to positively reinforce a financial or emotional situation, or strategically grow your resources. There may also be opportunity within the career conflicts.
Mars in your sector of self-expression squares Mercury in your sector of shared resources, triggering passionate statements/arguments. The desire for more, to win or grab attention will stir up some powerful conversations/realizations about money or an emotional connection. Tread lightly, because words can have much deeper impact than you realize. As Mars enters your sector of routine and Mercury enters your sector of opportunities, the mood should lighten up a bit as the discussion shifts to practical ways to move ahead. Things will still be tense, but the perspective should broaden with additional information, and your efforts will be concerned with practical necessities. Watch for unexpected disruptions in work tasks, medical issues or routines.
The Sun in your opportunities sector squares Saturn in your sector of routine, hi-lighting an obligation, work load or medical issue. You may feel blocked from going further, but support from Pluto in your relationship sector is a reminder that long-term transformations in a partnership, or in your approach to partnerships, can encourage steady progress. The big picture still looks favourable.
Mars in your domestic sector squares Mercury in your relationship sector, indicating tense discussions with domestic partners. Action at home (renovations, relocations, issues with family) can cause one partner to dig in their heels or resist forward movement. Too, there may be efforts from one person to strong- arm the other. As Mars enters your sector of self-expression and Mercury enters your sector of shared resources, discussions will shift to deeper/more sensitive matters (finances or intimacy). Passions will run high, and you may have an overwhelming desire to prove yourself. Watch for risky behaviour, overspending or impulsive financial decisions.
The Sun in your sector of shared resources squares Saturn in your sector of self-expression, hi-lighting an area where you feel less than confident. Too, you may focus on difficulties around children/pregnancy, romantic restrictions or the need to work harder to get what you feel you deserve. You may not get everything you want, but support from Pluto in your sector of routine encourages you to keep up with the transformations in lifestyle, health or work. Evolution on a physical level is working in your favour, so don’t slack off.
Mars in your communication sector squares Mercury in your sector of routine, suggesting aggressive or disruptive comments, discussions or solutions. Anxiety may be high as you push for answers and improvements. Sibling discussions can be especially tense, and issues involving health, co-workers or work tasks may be especially frustrating. As Mars enters your domestic sector and Mercury enters your partnership sector, the tension may leak over into your personal life. Too, general discussions may be narrowed down to a one on one conflict, or may become focused on relocation/renovation/home business or family issues.
The Sun in your partnership sector squares Saturn in your domestic sector, crystallizing a domestic issue or responsibility that provokes tension. Family or marriage commitments, issues with parents or the struggle to stabilize your home life can create conflict with a partner, but support from Pluto in your sector of self- expression can keep things moving in the right direction as you tap into your developing source of strength. Your awareness of a personal goal or desire to create is a reminder of why you’re doing all this.
Mars in your sector of personal resources squares Mercury in your sector of self- expression, pushing you to speak out in an unusually assertive manner. The desire to win, get attention or gain something for yourself (financially or emotionally) can push you to say something hot or risky. Flirtatious contacts and new attractions can be sudden and passionate. As Mars move into your communication sector and Mercury moves into your sector of routine, the assertive push will become more focused on the essentials. What do you need to say/do to make this happen? Too, you may find that tension leaks into your work life, or disrupts your schedule. Watch that your desire to prove something isn’t directed at the wrong people.
The Sun in your sector of routine squares Saturn in your communication sector, hi-lighting a promise, commitment or official document. Work and health issues may hinge on a rule, or your ability to deliver the information with authority. This can make you doubt your capabilities, but support from Pluto in your domestic sector is a reminder to take stock of how far you’ve come, and how different you are from who you used to be.
Mars in your sign squares Mercury in your domestic sector, triggering family or domestic arguments. Your forceful approach to change, or you drive to have things you way, will not sit well with everyone close to you. Too, you may be driven to lower the hammer in a public way, due to tensions at home. As Mars moves into your sector of personal resources and Mercury moves into your sector of self -expression, you may find that your assertiveness becomes even more pronounced, due to your instinctive need to prove yourself, get recognition, or achieve a personal goal. Financial compensation oranew attraction may be an issue.
The Sun in your sector of self- expression squares Saturn in your sector of personal resources, pointing to a financial responsibility, lack of income or emotional shortfall. Something or someone that you really want may not be available, or, you may have to apply extra effort. But the support from Pluto in your communication sector is a reminder to keep focusing on your deepening convictions or ideas. There’s been a gradual shift in how yo get your point across, or what you really think, and it’s important to keep moving with that. Too, transformations in relationship with a sibling may provide encouraging results.
Mars in your hidden sector squares Mercury in your communication sector, triggering an argument, abrupt realization or tension with siblings that is based on what you cannot fully see or understand. But as Mars enters your sign and Mercury moves into your domestic sector, the issue will come out into the open. You’ll be ready to stand up for yourself or declare something, in the face of domestic tension. Too, the exposure of secrets could actually give you a surge of energy, because now you know what you need to tackle.
The Sun in your domestic sector squares Saturn in your sign, pointing to a specific responsibility or restriction in your life. There’s something that you have to do, even though it’s been weighing on you and has been hindering you in some areas. Nonetheless, it’s part of who you are now. Support from Pluto in your sector of personal resources is a gentle reminder that ongoing changes to how you handle money and emotional needs are gradually improving your domestic security. You can build a firm foundation, brick by brick, as long as you keep moving down the path that emphasizesself-reliance.
Mars in your social sector squares Mercury in your sector of personal resources, suggesting that competition, actions or aggression from external sources (friends, groups the public) can push you to make decisions about your financial or emotional status. Too, arguments with others can involve money, a raise, or trigger your insecurity. As Mars enters your hidden sector and Mercury enters your communication sector, the tension will continue, but the source will be more difficult to identify. You may think the conflict is resolved, but really it’s just triggering deeper issues. Or, previous public actions may uncover a troubling secret issue.
The Sun in your communication sector squares Saturn in your hidden sector, hi-lighting a background responsibility or chapter of your life that you are slowly releasing. You may feel that your ideas or ability to express yourself are curtailed, but support from Pluto in your sign encourages you to keep movingwith the big picture transformations that have been happening in your life. Reminders of what you can’t say, or limits on your choices, are temporary. But your evolution is forever.
Mars in your career sector squares Mercury in your sign, pushing you to make a decision about career, future path or future goals. You can feel an enormous amount of pressure, and some tense discussions may be triggered as a result of aggression from others (especially those in authority). To the plus, your career ambitions may be amplified, as pressure drives you to take control and run with the situation. As Mars enters your social sector and Mercury enters your sector of personal resources, you’ll feel less like you’re backed into a corner, but restlessness/irritability may increase. Discussions/thoughts about salary, financial security or emotional requirements may take precedence over professional issues, and actions from others (friends, groups, the public) can feel intrusive. Too, your social or idealistic actions may clash with your ideas about what you really want.
The Sun in your sector of personal resources squares Saturn in your social sector, spotlighting tension between one personal goal, friendship or group affiliation, and your personal sense of security. You may be reminded of limits on how far you can go, or who’s in your support system. To the plus, this aspect can clarify who really has your back. Support from Pluto in your hidden sector whispers from the background about where the right path leads. Tune into your gut feeling, dreams or that small voice inside: you know what’s best for you.
Mars in your sector of opportunities squares Mercury in your hidden sector, suggesting that developments involving travel, education, legal matters, mentors or publishing can stir up some background discomfort. You may not agree with what’s coming at you, but you’ll have difficulty saying exactly why. As Mercury enters your sign and Mars enters your career sector, you’ll discover why, as a secret is made public, or your thoughts are abruptly clarified. The pressure may be on for you to speak up, as those in authority, or issues involving career status push you. Know that you’ve got the words at your disposal.
The Sun in your sign squares Saturn in your career sector, making you aware of career responsibilities, or the pressure to find a future path that’s right for you. Job dissatisfaction or a job search can feel frustrating, but support from Pluto in your social sector is a quiet reminder that long-term shifts in your social status or personal goals are where you can find your source of power. Don’t forget about the bigger picture, or the current that's pulling you towards new associations.