posted 25 September, 2017 (Sunday, 24 September, 2017) - Kelly M. Beard
9/25 ~ Mercury (communication/expression) ~square~ Saturn (limits/reality): This energy is good for deep thinking rather than negotiating with others as it is more of a solitary energy making communications with others a little harder than usual.
Searching for "different ways" (Gemini) or "truer answers" (Sagittarius) ... May I remind you that as a "human" you are dual by nature (Gemini) ... and so much MORE! (Sagittarius) Add "human" to "being" and now you are *multi-dimensional*. I find it far more useful these days to look at the energies AND their polar opposites to get a more balanced understanding of what I am experiencing. And beyond that, I notice, I've been reminding people almost constantly that "life has become an 'AND' ... not an either/or". You have to multi-task to get ANYTHING accomplished and/or completed these days. Why is that?
Pluto is in a long process (2008-2024) and we are now well past the 2016 MidPoint, and deep into course-correcting time on the other side. On a personal level, Pluto helps you dig up any destructive unconscious patterns, strips you raw and confronts you with who you are and how you will survive when nothing and no one else is available to help or support you.
If you're feeling unsure of yourself or your position, you may think it is easier to give in to another person's demands when you really should stand up for yourself. Self-preservation is not selfish, it is necessary, so try to avoid playing the victim.
This activation can cause some self-doubt, self-delusion and an overall confusion that seems to be sourced within or, at least, self-directed. It’s only temporary, this is just the Universe’s way of slowing you down so you can see where your goals may have been unrealistic or...
The Karmic Tools Weekly Forecast covers the current planetary transits which affect people in different ways and to various degrees of intensity. Take notice when it is a Personal planet (Sun / Moon / Mercury / Venus / Mars) interacting with a Social (Jupiter/Saturn) or Collective planet (Uranus / Neptune/Pluto).
What a week, last week, so how are you doing this week? If you missed the forecast, it’s not a bad idea to review it because there are still reverberations energetically, this week. It’s all very personal, Mercury Retro and Venus speeding toward hers...