Mercury turns retrograde on January 21 until February 11 (17?02��1?19� Aquarius). Its shadow period will last until March 4 when Mercury will return to the same degree it started its retrogradation on.
You have spent a year deciding who you are and who you want to be. Now it's time to manifest that in the physical world. You do it by finding the balance point between giving and receiving — the flow of life energies — and staying there.
As we move into 2015, there appears to be a growing sense of confusion, anxiety, and uncertainty about what lies ahead for humanity. That's probably because we are at a tipping point where our future could go either way: toward destruction or toward profound change and transformation.
The last day of November begins the Sun's passage through the hidden thirteenth astrological sign, Ophiuchus, continuing until December 17, 2014. This is a time of facing and overcoming one's fears in order to own one's own personal power, expressing it with wisdom for all beings.
Your month of February 2015 opens with intense emotional energies seeking to let go of limiting past patterns of action, belief, and dogma. The desire is strong to cross the bridge over the abyss of fear into a present that is ever creating the envisioned future.