Mercury is the mind, intellect, and mediation. Neptune is the immaterial, spiritual realm, and impressionability. An opposition is a hard aspect that tends to manifest in projection or in swinging from one pole to another. Mercury opposite Neptune is exact today at 6:11 PM PDT. The mind opposes the principle of dissolution. Mercury opposite Neptune is the foggiest of aspects. Mercury opposite Neptune is one of the most confusing configurations around. While Neptune can bring bouts of imagination and vivid dreams, in an opposition, it is more likely to bring confusion and deception. When dealing with spiritual matters we always face the dilemma of whether we hear the promptings of the ego or of our soul. Sometimes it is not easy to distinguish the voice of the spirit from wishful thinking and ego. For those of us trying to live an intuition based, spiritually guided life this is ever the quandary. Today, with Mercury opposite Neptune is not the best day to determine which is which.
The Moon is Void this morning, but it is not a bad Void as the Moon is in its ruling sign of Cancer. At 1:52 PM the Moon moves into Leo in preparation for Friday’s New Moon. A very passionate and creative conjunction of the Moon and Mars occurs at 7:00 PM tonight. This is a great date night as long as you are not suffering from self-deception in your choice of a partner by the Mercury opposite Neptune aspect and Venus Retrograde.
I have cancelled my online class. Although several people said they were coming, no one signed up. Apologies if anyone was actually planning to attend.