The Grand Earth Trine continues to encourage growth, while slowly but surely aligning you with something of real value. May 9th is an important day, as Mercury Rx in Taurus reaches the halfway point of its transit, while conjoining the Sun. There may be a key truth, discussion or realization, as the Sun sheds light on what Mercury Rx has been digging up. The Sun will trine the Virgo North Node, connecting illuminated facts with the future. And, Jupiter in Virgo stations direct on this same day, emphasizing the theme of forward movement and future growth. Even though Mercury is still Rx, what you learn will be a crucial part of your next step, and you should expand on it.
Throughout the rest of this week, Venus and Mercury Rx in Taurus are activated, suggesting that positive results and enhanced attraction will go hand in hand with reevaluation, contacts from the past, or deliberate consideration. The one spot of tension will be an inconjunct between Venus and Saturn Rx in Sagittarius, on May 11th. A shortfall or "not quite good enough" are signs that desires need to be tempered with current realities.
Here are the key dates for this week:
- May 9th: Jupiter stations direct, Mercury Rx and the Sun trine the North Node
- May 10th: Venus trine Jupiter
- May 11th: Venus inconjunct Saturn Rx in Sagittarius
- May 12th: Mercury Rx trine Pluto Rx
- May 13th: Mercury Rx conjunct Venus, Venus trine Pluto Rx
- May 15th: Venus trine the North Node
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your sector of routine can produce a workaround or solution regarding health or work. If you’ve been overwhelmed by obligations or extra tasks, the aspects to Mercury Rx can help you get a better grip on “best for you” strategies. Aspects to Venus can align you with asolid sense of self-worth or boundaries, while also helping you mine a work/financial situation for maximum potential. Watch for Mercury Rx/the Sun to clarify a financial fact, or gift you with insight about a situation’s true value. Venus/Saturn may trigger a scenario where a specific want/need is not met, or where you encounter a financial shortfall. If an emotional/financial potential falls short, consider it a caution to pull back in that area, for now.
The Grand Earth Trine is urging you to go back over financial records, spending habits, or a potential source of income. Watch for extra expenses, especially if you get the urge to indulge to make yourself feel better. Reviewing and reevaluating your resources can put you in a better place, regarding career and health.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node, in your sector of self-expression, are the cherries on the cake that’s made up of planetary activity in your sign. A creative or romantic goal can progress nicely. Mercury Rx/ the Sun in your sign tune you into the precise details of how/why you want what you want, and if you’re close to getting it. If you’re not close, these influences will map out a path forward: pay attention. Watch for a turning point conversation or realization about work, relationships or public identity. Aspects to Venus in your sign can attract recognition, love and fertility. However, Venus/Saturn will be a reminder of what you owe, or boundary issues. Debts, taxes or boundaries between you and a partner should not be ignored.
In general, the Grand Earth Trine is gifting you with an opportunity to make the most of your tendency to move slowly. The more you deliberately tune into who/what is naturally aligned with your values, the more you’ll benefit. If a situation feels off, it’s ready to be reevaluated.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your domestic sector can signal forward movement on a personal level. A domestic relationship, family situation, home business or relocation can see progress (but not final results). Note that Mercury Rx and Venus (plus the Sun) are in your sector of secrets, so deep realizations, private conversations or an intuitive “click” may drive the process. There may be a significant reorganization of background potentials; this is a ripening phase. Venus/Saturn will direct your attention to a relationship truth or limit that you’ve been overlooking.
This Grand Earth Trine is enabling inner work, quiet time and withdrawal (if you need it). What you mine from deep below will be invaluable for building your foundation. Too, what you and a partner have not been discussing may become unavoidable.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your communication sector can increase the flow of incoming contacts/information, despite Mercury Rx. Too, your ideas, inspiration and ability to connect with people in the right way/right time can increase. Mercury Rx/the Sun can put you back in touch with a key social contact, friend or acquaintance from the past. Or, there could be a crucial public announcement that sheds light on a situation. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus can push you to reconsider a friendship, group association or public image. The vibe is still social, but there’s an undercurrent of thoughtfulness. Venus/Saturn can remind you that certain work or health issues will directly impact your social image, and some obligations may take precedence.
Overall, the Grand Earth Trine can help you refine your social contacts, relationships, and communications. You may become more selective about who you reach out to, which can help you get more value from those you do communicate with.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your sector of personal resources can put you in line for a raise or new source of income. Too, you could be working on ideas about how to get more of what you want. Results may not be immediate, but you’ll be more savvy about financial and emotional opportunities. Mercury Rx/the Sun can trigger a key discussion with management, a work announcement or revision of a contract. You may also run across a job contact from the past, or revisit an old job opportunity. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus improve your professional image, even as you’re urged to make changes. Venus/Saturn keeps you aware of a crucial creative goal or avenue of self-expression: you’ll be reminded of something you haven’t been taking seriously, or an area where your ego/sense of entitlement needs to be checked.
The Grand Earth Trine is about cementing your career and financial potential. Professional image is the main focus, and how your image helps or hinders your security. There is potential for financial growth, but be prepared for long-term gain, rather than short-term results.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your sign suggest a second wind, or breakthrough. Relationships, career, lifestyle (or all three) can be enhanced with an increase in self-confidence and awareness of your abilities. Mercury Rx/the Sun suggest an important message from a distance, or involving travel, education, legal matters or publishing. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus can strengthen your resolve to reach further, gain a wider audience or expand your knowledge. Venus/Saturn will keep any expansion/exploration in line with domestic responsibilities.
The Grand Earth Trine is all about boosting your confidence. Taking calculated risks, and gently pushing certain limits are favoured. While you’re building on what already exists, you’re also exploring additional possibilities that you’ve been considering for a while.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your hidden sector can provide new hope or solutions for a background plan, dream or wish. What you really want can take on new life, and Mercury Rx/the Sun will put a spotlight on intimacy or shared finances (debts, taxes, your partner’s finances). A private conversation or investigation can uncover something crucial in these areas, and the results can get you moving again. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus can help you capitalize on enhanced awareness aboutfinances (especially home finances), financial assistance, or intimacy needs. Venus/Saturn suggests some conversations/expectations will be uncomfortable, or you’ll have to say no.
The Grand Earth Trine is about growth and abundance on an internal level. Getting closer to someone, re-establishing domestic bonds or working on a private and precious goal are favoured.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your social sector can put you back in touch with the right people, or see the next phase of a social/public launch. Mercury Rx/the Sun can reveal a truth about a business or romantic relationship, and this will ultimately align you with your best possible future. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus enhance positive relationship discussions, where reviews or second chances are prominent. Too, a contract, commitment or agreement may need to be revised. Excellent for compromise, although Venus/Saturn suggests financial or emotional insecurities will be exposed.
The Grand Earth Trine is excellent for all relationship discussions: business, social and romantic. Getting specifics, following up on a promise and crafting your message with care are keys to a successful outcome.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your career sector can see progress with a job search, business project or your professional image. Growth is encouraged, and Mercury Rx/the Sun can spotlight a key work or health issue. Watch for important information about how you do your work, a message from a co-worker, or a medical issue. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus encourage you to shift your priorities back on a good-for-you track, while reevaluating your current commitments and work load. Venus’ inconjunct to Saturn Rx in your sign will deliver a pointed reminder, in the guise of an unavoidable obligation, or a health issue. Keep your priorities straight.
The Grand Earth Trine is about making the most of career and lifestyle opportunities. There’s potential for financial improvement, or at least a readjustment in spending/savings that can solidify a better quality of life. Too, you’re being asked to consider what else you’re capable of, which is very different from loading yourself up with excess tasks. Choose your work carefully, and focus on something that showcases your skills. The time of going through to the motions to get a paycheque is coming to close.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your opportunities sector moves things along regarding long- distance travel, education, legal matters, publishing and exploration. The next stage of a plan may fall into place, or there may be progress with official documents/certifications. Mercury Rx/the Sun can a hi- light good news/a positive message or creative idea. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venuscan help you build up a key source of happiness/pleasure or what draws attention to you. New romance, children/pregnancy or a major celebration are possible themes. Venus/Saturn can see you running into a surprising block or spot of tension - this is meant to draw your attention to a bigger issue that involves the closing of an old chapter.
The Grand Earth Trine (with Pluto in your sign) is a gift. It supports your ongoing evolution in the best possible way, by emphasizing what you really want, and what you can have. Questions about genuine happiness, appreciation from others and recognition of your value are being raised, but the answers and results should arrive easily.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your sector of shared resources signals progress with debts, taxes, your partner’s finances, or intimacy matters. New solutions, strategies or a growing sense that you deserve more are possible themes, and Mercury Rx/the Sun may hi-light a specific family conversation or domestic detail that helps you lay another brick in your growing foundation. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus will give you a greater sense of where you belong, and some of that will be related to an examination of the past. Pay attention to contrasts between where you were versus where you are now. If “now” does not make you happy, you’re in a prime position to change that. Venus/Saturn will remind you of a social reality or personal goal that’s not quite ready to be achieved.
This Grand Earth Trine is about building up your baseline security. Home finances, a home business, relocation, renovation, family matters or psychological resources/ stability are ripe for excavation and solidification. The result can be a calmer, more confident you.
Jupiter direct and the activation of the North Node in your partnership sector can help a relationship chapter unfold, or signal positive expansion in your love life. Too, relationship expectations may need to be readjusted, especially when Mercury Rx/the Sun deliver a key message, truth or discussion. Aspects to Mercury Rx and Venus can bring messages/contacts from the past, or see you refining your ideas/method of communication in order to attract positive results. Venus/Saturn may trigger an uncomfortable conversation/official announcement about work, or with those in authority. Too, you can be reminded of the weight of professional responsibility.
The Grand Earth Trine aims to enhance your communication skills, strategies and awareness. Whether in work or personal relationships, you’re being urged to focus on realities, essentials and specifics. Attention to detail, attention to what/who has the most value, and attention to what you say (can you deliver on that promise) is key.