Starcodes Oct 14, 2022 Heather Roan Robbins

Let’s be careful what we start this week as whatever begins has a good chance to build solidly. A grand trine between heartfelt Venus and the Sun- now approaching conjunction in friendly Libra- structural Saturn in Aquarius, and motivating Mars in nervy Gemini, all communicative air signs, encourages us to build great thoughts and beautiful foundations for our future work and love. It’s a good week to talk it through. negotiate details or make personal overtures.

But not only good guys will use this opportunity; battles initiated these few weeks will also tend to escalate. Both sides of a legal battle will tend to be well-prepared, the trial drags on and arguments perpetuate. So let’s choose them carefully and know when to set clean, clear boundaries rather than fight.

It’s already been a busy, buzzy week, while that grand trine in air signs helps us communicate it can wind up our nerves. We can see all the possibilities- including the possibility everything that could go wrong. Before making a decision let’s see if we can calm down any ambient anxiety and use this mental buzz in the more constructive way.

On Friday the aspects are good enough to open doorways as long as we add our own bit of common sense, because the stars have ideas rather than practicalities. It’s important to rest up over the weekend as a domestic Cancer Moon calls us inwards. No one wants to be pushed, we might long for a little fall magic, a dash of extra pumpkin spice or toasted apple, or feel called to help those who have been pushed out of their homes by storm or war around the globe.

Midweek an extroverted Leo Moon sparks fresh connections and can inspire real generosity. But watch for grandstanders who can’t resist the temptation to speak in unproductive hyperbole. Big global issues ramp up towards midweek, events can feel blown out of proportion, but the feeling is real as the sun squares Pluto. We need to protest what’s not working, but take responsibility for our own happiness, health, and next step forward.

That Venus-Mars trine perfects on Tuesday and turns up emotional expectations which can encourage flowing relationships and easy conversation and creativity. But even the best aspect has its challenges. Watch for a flash of resentment from people who are not being…



Starcodes: Astrological map for the week ahead

Heather Roan Robbins is a choice-oriented astrologer and ceremonialist, author of Starcodes Oracle Deck and 4 books-with an on-line practice