This month, the headline information is that Mars, the planet of aggression and drive, will flip retrograde in its house signal of Aries from September 9 to November 13. Mars is making an prolonged go to to Aries from June 27 to January 6. This can trigger tempers to roil and hotheadedness to spike. There’s little to no pause between stimulus and response proper now.
And whereas it’s vital that individuals don’t really feel silenced or suppressed, it’s equally very important that we communicate from an knowledgeable and conscious place. That’s not simple with a lot ache churning up a wellspring of emotions from the deepest elements of our collective psyche.
The upside of Mars retrograde is that it’s going to cut back the world’s emotional temperature from a boil to a simmer. As an alternative of being reactive, we could discover the area to be proactive—which is in everybody’s final greatest curiosity. They adage of “reply as a substitute of react” will assist us via Mars retrograde.
The tough half is that Mars in reverse could cause us to stuff down our anger, creating the impact of a dormant volcano. All that suppressed rage might explode when Mars turns direct on November 13, someday after the already unstable Jupiter-Pluto conjunction of November 12. (We don’t prefer to submit scary predictions, however we really feel it’s our obligation to report on the vary of potentialities so that you might be ready.)