Mercury in Cancer – Magician in the Charioteer’s Clothing

May 28th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Cancer – Magician in the Charioteer’s Clothing § permalink

Magician dressed as the Charioteer, Mercury in Cancer

Mercury has moved into Cancer, and will stay there until August 5th.

If we translate this transit into the Tarot, it would be like the Magician is wearing the clothes of the Charioteer. He’s hit the road in some pretty snazzy armour.

Mercury in Cancer, or the Magician wearing the Charioteer’s clothing, is an excellent time to turn your ideas into action.

Inspiration abounds, as does the strength to follow through on your commitments.

Don’t give up if the going gets tough, or communication gets murky. Just recalibrate and try again.

Clearly let others know what it is you need from them, but don’t wait around if they can’t help you.

A determined focus and the intention to move forward will get you to where you need to go.

Charge forward with faith in victory. Success is calling.

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Mercury in Gemini – Magician in the Lovers’ Angel’s Clothing

May 11th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Gemini – Magician in the Lovers’ Angel’s Clothing § permalink

Magician dressed in the Lovers' Angel's Clothing

Mercury moved into Gemini and will stay there until May 28th.

Looking at this transit through the eyes of the Tarot, it would be like the Magician has taken on the clothes of the Lovers’ Angel. He’s put down his tools and put on some wings.

Mercury in Gemini, or the Magician in the Lovers’ Angel’s clothing, is a time of quick thinking and brilliant communication.

It’s a great opportunity to exchange ideas, share thoughts, open hearts and let yourself think things you might not have ever before.

You don’t have to commit to anything you’re not ready for. But if you do decide on something, it’s a good time to get as educated about it as you can. If ever there was a time to learn something new, this is it.

From the Magician’s ‘I will,’ to the Lovers’, ‘I do’, this is a call to take your ideas to the next step.

What is it that you’d like to do? If you’re really serious, try it now.

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Mercury in Taurus – Magician in the Hierophant’s Clothing

April 28th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Taurus – Magician in the Hierophant’s Clothing § permalink

Magician in the Hierophant's Clothing

Mercury just moved into Taurus and will stay there until May 11th.

Translated into Tarot, this transit would be like the Magician is wearing the Hierophant’s clothing. He’s replaced his light robes for heavy holy vestments.

Mercury in Taurus, or the Magician wearing the Hierophant’s clothing is a time when communication might take a turn towards the spiritual, and the rules of morality.

Tradition, faith, and religious world views are all open for discussion and some conflict might be expected between new ideas and old.

This is a period when it’s not good enough to just say one thing, then jump on over to the next. You might be asked to stop and focus.

Say for real what you believe. And don’t fall for, or become, a trickster guru.

Take this opportunity to review what you have faith in. Look at it from all sides and be willing to play with the ideas.

New life can be pumped into stale old structures, and solid traditions can offer grounding to inspiration.

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Mercury in Pisces – Magician in the Moon’s Clothing

March 17th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Pisces – Magician in the Moon’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury in Pisces, the Magician Dressed in the Moon's Clothing

Mercury has moved into Pisces and will stay there until April 11th.

From a Tarot perspective, this transit would be like the Magician is wearing the Moon’s clothing. He’s all but disappeared except for his face.

Mercury in Pisces, or the Magician in the Moon’s clothing is a time when it’s possible for the unexplainable to be explained, or at least demonstrated more consciously than usual.

Use this time to connect with your unconscious, or those areas in your life you keep most hidden from even yourself. Then journal about it, blog, or talk with people you trust.

Dreams are likely to be a rich source of inspiration, and psychic communication enhanced.

Be wary though of silver-tongued story-tellers trying to convince you to buy something in the dark. It’s best to wait till day, and to look over the goods in the light.

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Mercury in Aquarius – Magician Dressed as the Star

March 5th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Aquarius – Magician Dressed as the Star § permalink

Mercury in Aquarius, the Magician Dressed as the Star

Mercury moved into Aquarius, and will stay there until March 16th.

From a Tarot perspective, this transit would be like the Magician is wearing the clothes of the Star. In other words, he’s bare and in the dark.

Mercury in Aquarius, or the Magician dressed as the Star, can be a time of focused rejuvenation and empathetic communication.

It’s safe now to share your feelings, hopes, and sadnesses.

And if doubt and confusion have created a stalemate, or a climate of distrust, you might soon start to feel a more easy flow, and reason for optimism.

Be open with your heart, and unafraid to speak with love. A few kind words can change everything.

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Mercury in Pisces – Magician in the Moon’s Clothing

February 4th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Pisces – Magician in the Moon’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury in Pisces, the Magician Dressed in the Moon's Clothing

Mercury has moved into Pisces and will stay there until March 4th.

From a Tarot perspective, this transit would be like the Magician is wearing the Moon’s clothing. He’s all but disappeared except for his face.

Mercury in Pisces, or the Magician in the Moon’s clothing is a time when it’s possible for the unexplainable to be explained, or at least demonstrated more consciously than usual.

Use this time to connect with your unconscious, or those areas in your life you keep most hidden from even yourself. Then journal about it, blog, or talk with people you trust.

Dreams are likely to be a rich source of inspiration, and psychic communication enhanced.

Be wary though of silver-tongued story-tellers trying to convince you to buy something in the dark. It’s best to wait till day, and to look over the goods in the light.

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Mercury in Aquarius – Magician Dressed as the Star

January 16th, 2020 § Comments Off on Mercury in Aquarius – Magician Dressed as the Star § permalink

Mercury in Aquarius, the Magician Dressed as the Star

Mercury moved into Aquarius, and will stay there until February 3rd.

From a Tarot perspective, this transit would be like the Magician is wearing the clothes of the Star. In other words, he’s bare and in the dark.

Mercury in Aquarius, or the Magician dressed as the Star, can be a time of focused rejuvenation and empathetic communication.

It’s safe now to share your feelings, hopes, and sadnesses.

And if doubt and confusion have created a stalemate, or a climate of distrust, you might soon start to feel a more easy flow, and reason for optimism.

Be open with your heart, and unafraid to speak with love. A few kind words can change everything.

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Mercury in Capricorn – Magician in the Devil’s Clothing

December 29th, 2019 § Comments Off on Mercury in Capricorn – Magician in the Devil’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury is moving into Capricorn and will stay there until January 13th.

From a Tarot perspective, it’s like the Magician is wearing the Devil’s clothing. He’s ditched the robes and is letting his beard grow.

Mercury in Capricorn, or the Magician dressed as the Devil, can be a time of intense communication and practical inspiration.

There’s an opportunity now to reevaluate areas in your life that seem out of control, or too controlled.

If you’re obsessing on anything, this might be the time to refocus your intentions and use that compulsive type energy in the service of your higher goals rather than towards more of the same old routines that don’t seem to be getting you anywhere.

Communication is especially clear and practical during this transit, though it’s more focused on the physical realities than on philosophical ideals. Use it to plan and restructure, there will be time soon enough to let yourself dream.

And if you don’t try to trick anyone, or force your will on them, it’s a great time to hone your leadership skills. As far as your own life goes, you’re definitely the one in charge.

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Mercury in Sagittarius – Magician in Temperance’s Clothing

December 9th, 2019 § Comments Off on Mercury in Sagittarius – Magician in Temperance’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury in Sagittarius, or the Magician in Temperance's Clothing

Mercury just moved into Sagittarius and will stay there until December 29th.

Looking at this transit from a Tarot perspective, it’s like the Magician is wearing Temperance’s clothing. His cape has turned into wings and he’s playing with water.

Mercury in Sagittarius, or the Magician in Temperance’s clothing, can be a time of balanced inspiration.

It’s great for expressing ideas that might normally seem too big to consider. Give them some thought, you never know what you’ll come up with.

Issues or situations that seemed impossible to figure out might suddenly come together, as if by divine inspiration.

But really it’s clear vision and a good dose of faith that’s probably at work. Direct it with will and you can make miracles happen.

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Mercury in Scorpio – Magician in Death’s Clothing

October 3rd, 2019 § Comments Off on Mercury in Scorpio – Magician in Death’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury in Scorpio, the Magician in Death's clothing

Mercury moved into Scorpio and will stay there until December 8th.

From a Tarot perspective, this transit would be like the Magician is wearing Death’s clothing. He’s in black armour and riding a white stallion.

Mercury in Scorpio, or the Magician in Death’s clothing, is a good time to concentrate on cycles of change. Use them to inspire, rather than to bring you down, or rehash the past.

With all that’s changing, where do you want to focus next? This is a fabulous time to think that through, clear away any stagnant emotions, and start redirecting yourself towards the future.

It’s easier during this period to talk about what’s passed, even if it usually makes you sad. Reminiscences can be fertile soil for new ideas, and clarity of mind protects against letting things get too sappy.

Surrender with your mind wide open, and don’t be afraid to get deep. Transformative miracles most often start with the magic of the awareness.

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