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Happy full moon in Capricorn, sweet world

When a powerful full moon arrives in earthy Capricorn on the 28th, our reality comes front and center; take a moment to look honestly at what you have been manifesting.

Task master Saturn is currently retrograde and conjunct this full moon, signifying that the coming weeks will deliver experiences designed to awaken us to what we have been creating, consciously and unconsciously, in our lives. Some may find themselves in the right place at the right time to receive opportunities and accolades, while others could receive shake-ups and wake-ups that force them to see their situation more clearly; any attempts to avoid maturing could be exposed. The weight of our responsibility grows heavy and issues of patience, inhibition, depression, loneliness, anxiety, fear, doubt and worry may arise.

Capricorn asks us to grow up grow up gracefully; work to evolve your integrity by disciplining your emotional response. If you have been in denial or ignoring changes that require effort in order to shift, gaze rationally upon any obstacles in your path; confront issues with authority head on and seek out helpful alliances that can uplift you, recognizing when you attract the difficult or disruptive in order to test your skills.

This lunation is highlighted by the transit of fiery Mars, recently retrograde, in revolutionary Aquarius; Mars will appear to move backward throughout most of July and August, during which time we will also experience three eclipses in a row. Mercury will turn retrograde just before the first lunar eclipse which is set to arrive on July 27th, adding to the drama in store. This line up of planetary movement signifies a giant shift is in the offing; lay low and do your best to keep your commitments to a minimum as unforeseen variables are likely to appear. The cycle of karma is strong here and reminds us that what we give out, we receive; move with intention and think before you act because accidents are possible.

Mars rules over our masculine side, our active force and our mode of operation; in Aquarius it expands our awareness of how we conform to our environment and asks us to question what we think we know, making room for our inner authority to replace any societal conformity. On a global level we may see issues regarding our technology and its effect on our ability to connect with each other, earth ch