Ok, listen up, cause this shit works! Mercury–the planet that rules Gemini, the sign of siblings, especially twins– rocketed into Aquarius, THE sign of both revolution and anarchy on Sunday, January 4.
On Wednesday, January 7, two brothers (Mercury) and another accomplice gunned down twelve people in cold blood (anarchy) at a Paris-based satirical publication with a long tradition of politically provocative cartoons.
Yesterday, people took to the streets in Paris (and New York City & other locations around the world) to protest such barbaric action and in defense of free speech (revolution.)
Consciousness is–in part–the ability to recognize that outer events merely mimic internal energies.
So where’s the revolution in your heart? Do you have a message to get out to the world? Do you truly understand how to best communicate that message?
You get more flies with honey than with vinegar, my mother always used to say. The entire time Mercury is in Aquarius (until March 12) is a period for us all to identify our message and decide if we’re comfortable speaking freely.
Mercury begins its retrograde period–a time when the planet appears to move backward (more on that later!)–on January 23. The planet remains in retrograde “motion” until February 11 .
Are we revolutionaries OR anarchists? Mercury’s retrograde period will help us decide, as knowledge from our unconscious mind rises up and into consciousness.
Aquarius is the sign of the humanitarian. It represents the group and the fact that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Where do you fit into the big picture–are you a spoke of wheel of destiny, or a
Cries for Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité during the French Revolution helped trigger the overthrow of Marie Antoinette’s monarchy, and today echo throughout the world as many mourn this recent tragic event and support the continuation of the right to free speech.
What is your cry today?