Mercury in Aquarius

February 2016 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 1 February 2016

      Wake up and Smell The Coffee! by Sarah Varcas   February may feel a lot more like the start of a new year than January did! With Mercury retrograde through much of last month we may have been busy tying up loose ends, sorting through matters that we thought were done and […]

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1st – 3rd March 2015: Pluto, Chiron and Mercury form an ‘Eye’

by Sarah Varcas 25 February 2015

      We Can’t Think Ourselves Whole! By Sarah Varcas   The ‘Eye’ aspect is short-lived and fairly rare but none the less significant. Like the energy of the last Quarter Moon we could be run somewhat ragged if we drop our guard. If we don’t, however, we can experience something enlightening in the days […]

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27th February – 3rd March 2015: Uranus Referees Mercury and Jupiter!

by Sarah Varcas 25 February 2015

  Image: “Expanded Awareness” by Gary Rosenberg   Right, Wrong and the Third Option By Sarah Varcas   Mercury and Jupiter are currently opposing each other, tussling over who’s right. Both planets of learning and development, Mercury favours the logical mind which reveals truths in a cerebral way and Jupiter the intuitive mind which expands […]

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11th – 15th February 2015: Mercury Stations Direct in Aquarius

by Sarah Varcas 11 February 2015

      On Being No One By Sarah Varcas   After three weeks retrograde Mercury stations direct at 2:52 pm GMT on 11th February, in the second degree of Aquarius, remaining there until 15th. This is a degree of unexpected surprises which throw us off course. We thought we knew what was going on […]

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4th – 7th February 2015: Asteroid Vesta Conjunct Mercury Retrograde

by Sarah Varcas 3 February 2015

      Wild Dogs and Wisdom By Sarah Varcas   When Asteroid Vesta meets Mercury Retrograde we discover how much clarity we really have. So if you find yourself in something of a fog at this point, there’s no need to panic! See it as an opportunity to clear out mental cobwebs and regain focus. And […]

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29th – 31st January 2015: Mercury Retrograde Conjunct the Sun

by Sarah Varcas 28 January 2015

  Image: “Under Her Star” by Gary Rosenberg   Dancing Ourselves Still By Sarah Varcas   Mercury’s alliance with the Sun brings us inspiration but we must quiet our internal dialogue to hear it. Often we are simply too loud on the inside to recognise the sweet stirring of spirit, the whispers of the sacred […]

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January 2015 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 30 December 2014

  Image: “Happy Thoughts” by Gary Rosenberg   Don’t React, Reflect! By Sarah Varcas   Energy builds in the sign of Aquarius as January progresses, offering a much needed mental spring-clean. Simultaneously an alliance between Uranus and the South Node reminds us it is sometimes the most familiar things which need discarding, whether our de-cluttering […]

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3rd January & 5th January 2015: Venus & Mercury entering Aquarius

by Sarah Varcas 30 December 2014

      Honing the Mind By Sarah Varcas   Venus’s journey through Aquarius (3rd – 27th January) heralds the start of a shift into the realm of the mind. The goddess of love in the airy Aquarian world of thoughts, ideas and concepts is not an obvious alliance. Venus can be pretty cool in […]

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