October is always a transitional month and the first week of October starts under the light of the full moon and the tarot card Luna.
This card is often associated with difficulties or deception when dealing with other people but it is also the card that enhances
psychic abilities. The question becomes will you be able to keep yourself clear and avoid misunderstanding other people
and their motives. It’s important that you do not let your imagination run wild. Use your imagination as a productive tool.
Oct 1 – 7
This may be a bit difficult for the full moon represents an opposition between the sun in your sixth house of daily routines and the moon in your 12 house of limitations. You don’t want to be too disciplined so cheat a little without losing sight of your work. You may find you enjoy much more of your day. Don’t get lost in the material temptations of the day but do enjoy the spiritual feelings that come your way
The next important change comes as the planet Venus goes into Virgo and your 5 house. This is not the happiest sign for Venus so you have to be careful not to be too critical of other people. she increases your ability to seek out and enjoy pleasure. Your creative activities can bring you a sense of personal satisfaction so make sure you express your artistic side. If you’re single, seek out new social places where you can mingle with others, if not take a plan a romantic rendevous with your mate.
Oct 7 – 16
The weekend is disrupted by a clash between warriors – and the coming confusion of Mercury retrograde the tower energy may best describe the conflict of energy. The tower is a card of disruption and unforeseen changes. No one likes a surprise especially if it destroys the status quo or what we have become accustomed to. Make sure you are careful in your reaction time and don’t let your ego get out of control. Others may be looking for a fight and this could be a fight to the finish.
The weekends as flighty Mercury in the seventh opposes erratic Uranus in the first house. This is a disruptive and confusing energy and this aspect happens twice this month, on the 7 th and 19 th. Uranus in the 1 suggests that you must express yourself with diplomacy Use the power of your will to influence other people but be honest. Challenges & confrontations will lead to enemies. Compassion and cooperation can turn enemies into friends. Be aware that his opposition to Mercury in the 7 house effects both business and personal relationships which are subject to confusion and misunderstandings.
Mars in the 9 stimulates your need to understand the power of belief. You want to pursue your ideas and you know you have what it takes to succeed. You have the courage of your convictions and will promote your core beliefs. The square to Pluto in your 12 th house of hidden fears can challenge you to purge the deep recesses of your subconscious so you can unlock the potential of your dreams. A powerful comprehension of life’s secrets will empower you. Madness is emotional fear, illumination may be the gift of this energy.
The Hanged man suggests we take a different perspective on our life – this can be a valuable lesson as Mercury now goes retrograde in your 7th House on the 13. you need to listen carefully to your closest allies. You don’t want to rock the boat or cause a misunderstanding by being stubborn. We all want to be right but a general sense of misunderstanding is in the air. He conjuncts the Sun on the 25 st adding some confusion to work issues. Get the details right.
Oct 17 – 24
The card of the week is the lovers – this card often suggests a choice must be made between following a good path or the possibility of flirting with temptation. There may be an important choice to be made which must be guided by your higher inspiration. You must remember love is a serious adventure that demands cooperation and commitment between two people. The illusion of love may be shattered by a Venus – Neptune opposition or the seriousness of love can be realized through the energy of a double trine from Venus to Pluto and Saturn.
Pluto continues to bring powerful changes to your ninth house of understanding. You’ve been determined to achieve your vision but you must adjust if want to move ahead. Your greatest opportunity is to gain a new understanding of the world to expand your aspirations. The influence of Venus trine Saturn from your 5 house helps settle things down and you say the right words at the right time. Romantic feelings are enhanced so express your creative and romantic energies. Serious feelings are in the air.
Oct 25 – 31
The card for the beginning of the week is the Four of Swords – the energy here is that of rest. Much has gone on during this transitional month and you may need to gather your forces together in quiet solitude for another jolt is coming in the future. It is the combination of the full moon conjunct Uranus at the end of the week. The Wheel of Fortune may be an appropriate card for surely change energy is in the air.
Taurus – the Full Moon Uranus Conjunction falls in your first house of personality and projection. It opposes the Sun in your 7 house. This suggests balance must be maintained between your personal feelings and the feelings of others. Be extra sensitive and aware of how independent you’re acting and what your partners need from you. Looking at the world through a narrow lens will show you where you want to go but it may not win approval. A good leader knows when to follow their own path and when to cooperate. Wisdom avoids conflict. Don’t be too willful.