Mercury turns direct on May 3 at 24º17’ Aries. Its shadow period remains until May 21. The Sabian symbols describe this degree as “a double promise reveals its inner and outer meanings.” Right now, nothing is as it seems. The pace is accelerating.
The energies for May 2017 will be fiery and full of passion with Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Aries for the first half of May and with Venus coming in during the last part to liven things up even more.
The change of government in Japan will have repercussions in many nations. Sex scandals beyond the usual politician-and-mistress kind will continue to unfold as public reaction grows in revulsion at how deeply embedded they are in global and national institutions and governments.
Our lives can sometimes seem like Groundhog Day when we’re stuck in repetitive patterns and going nowhere. We wake up at the same time, eat the same thing for breakfast, travel the same route to work, do the same job, and go home and watch the same programs on TV.
The intense fire trine between the Moon’s north node, Venus in Aries, and Saturn in Sagittarius on the galactic center will cause passion fire energies to run high for all of Earth and its inhabitants at the beginning of June.