New Moon/Solar Eclipse
Sun and Moon joined at 21.57 Scorpio
Tues. Nov. 13, 2012, 5:08 p.m. EST / 2:08 p.m. PST
Although the eclipse will only
be visible in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific,
we’re all going to feel its transformative effects.
Because the eclipse falls during Mercury retrograde, it
gives us a chance to reflect on the past and retrieve
what’s most valuable. We may need to experience grief
and loss in order to let go of what no longer serves.
But Scorpio rules birth as well as
Scorpio draws us into
the mystery of the underworld. The snake goddesses
respect Scorpio’s powers of transformation and its
gifts of wisdom. They understand that underworld
empowerments usually come with a price. Initiates must be
willing to enter the unknown no matter how fast their
hearts are beating. They must be willing to lose what they
thought they couldn’t give up….
The Scorpionic energy of this
New Moon further calls us to acknowledge the truths
that we have been too afraid, unaware or unwilling to
acknowledge so we can bring them to the surface
and reintegrate them. In so doing they cease to be
obstacles to our forward movement and instead support
Q. I am at this point in my
life where loneliness has more control
over me than I do of it. I have always pretty much been
able to flip the coin so to speak and convince myself that I
am not lonely….