This week April 9 to 15 2012 there are significant planetary movements that will affect us all on one level or another. Pluto, planet if deep transforming change, is stopping forward progress and moving backwards until September. Mars will stop its back slide and head forward, it's been retrograding since the end of January. Retrograding planets turn their outgoing energy inward. It's often a time of review, of reworking something important.
The moon will be Full in the zodiac sign Libra, April 6. 2012. An opportunity to see more clearly what is hidden. The Full Moon has a way of triggering what we repress. Venus ruled Libra is the lens that this Moon will shine through. Now is an opportunity to see where you need more balance in your life. Most especially in your relationships. Libra sees itself through the eyes of others. We absolutely need relationships in our lives, this is where we do our deepest work, where we achieve our greatest growth.
Astrology April 2nd to April 8th, 2012. Mercury moves forward now. You may have felt frustrated by miscommunications and delays this last few weeks - Mercury retrograding is designed to have us review our circumstances before we advance, ensuring we don't rush into things. Most of us are unaware of Mercury's influence and find weeks of mix-ups maddening. But keeping track of Mercury Retrograde allows you to use the energy most appropriately, feeling supported in your efforts to rework things rather than frustrated by stumbling blocks.