Mercury in Aries – Magician in the Emperor’s Clothing

March 6th, 2018 § Comments Off on Mercury in Aries – Magician in the Emperor’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury in Aries, Magician dressed in the Emperor's clothing

Magician As Emperor

Mercury moves into Aries tomorrow and will be there until May 13th.

Looking at this transit from a Tarot perspective, it would be like the Magician is wearing the Emperor’s clothes. He’s sitting down and armoured up.

Mercury in Aries, or the Magician in the Emperor’s clothing is a time when speaking your mind might be easier than usual, as long as you don’t force your will onto others while you’re doing it.

It a great opportunity to start solidifying ideas and taking plans to the next step. There’s an energy here that encourages action. And your persuasive powers will be on fire.

With a sharp mind, focused will, and the conviction of your ideals, it might be hard to keep you down.

But don’t go getting bossy, or twisting the facts to suit your purpose. Straight-shooting focus on your own projects and behaviours is the quickest way to build a solid domain.

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Mercury in Scorpio – Magician in Death’s Clothing

October 16th, 2017 § Comments Off on Mercury in Scorpio – Magician in Death’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury in Scorpio, the Magician in Death's clothing

Mercury is on its way into Scorpio and will stay there until November 5th.

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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Mercury in Virgo – Magician Dressed in the Hermit’s Clothing

September 10th, 2017 § Comments Off on Mercury in Virgo – Magician Dressed in the Hermit’s Clothing § permalink

Magician Dressed as the Hermit - Mercury in Virgo

Magician as Hermit

Mercury has moved back into Virgo, and will stay there until September 30th.

Through the eyes of the Tarot, this transit is like the Magician is wearing the Hermit’s clothes. He’s left his garden and is trekking through the snow.

Mercury in Virgo, or the Magician wearing the Hermit’s clothes, is a time of intense internal clarity. You know what you know, and can see it with fresh eyes.

It’s a good time to clear out stale old perspectives. Shine light on your inner wisdom and don’t be afraid to let others know what you’ve found.

There’s a tension now between the old and the new. Use it to dig through past ideas and experiences. Not for nostalgia’s sake, but in order to figure out what’s worthy enough to revitalize, and what might as well be discarded.

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Mercury in Capricorn – Magician in the Devil’s Clothing

January 12th, 2017 § Comments Off on Mercury in Capricorn – Magician in the Devil’s Clothing § permalink

Mercury is moving into Capricorn and will stay there until February 7th.

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

January 4th, 2017 § Comments Off on Mercury in Sagittarius – Magician in Temperance’s Clothing § permalink

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

Mercury moves into Sagittarius today and will stay there until January 12th.

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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