23 SOLAR RETURN REPORT FOR BRENDA Mars in inconjunct (within 1.2 degrees) with Uranus The planetary energies do not flow smoothly, one or the other predominates; discrimination must be employed. With Mars in dynamic aspect to Uranus in your Solar Return chart, over this twelve-month period until your next birthday your energy to innovate will be strong, mixed with major adjustments and upheaval. You will actively pursue your own personal revolution. This can be an unstable energy pattern to work with. There is the possibility for it to manifest in forms of reckless action. In particular, this year you should be cautious about unexpected accidents and mishaps. These accidents are likely to be as a result of your own hidden anger coming to the surface so that it seems almost like an urge to selfdestruct. This makes it very important to remain as aware as you can of exactly what unconscious frustrations you might be feeling. You're likely to fight for your right to keep on changing your style and being free, no matter what others might think about you. The urge to express your individuality is dominant over the course of this year. You might be tempted to pull the rug out from under your previously status quo world. Due to your own radical actions, your life may change in ways that you were not even aware that you had in you. You are rebellious and inventive all at once and therefore life can be full of surprises this year, as you break down barriers to growth. It's a challenge, but if you make the conscious effort to work through obstacles and allow this powerful energy to take you where you already needed to go, then you can transform your life path, channeling your actions into positive transformation. Jupiter in sesquiquadrate (within 0.7 degrees) with Uranus The planetary energies conflict in determined subtle tension; control is required. With Jupiter in minor dynamic aspect to Uranus in your Solar Return chart, over this twelve-month period until your next birthday, there is somewhat of an emphasis on the expansion of your individuality. Depending on how these two planets line up with the rest of the chart, you may experience astonishing leaps and bounds of personal growth over the course of this year or a brilliant phase when great ideas come to you. Change is inevitable in life and you will be more apt to embrace and be excited about the changes that come your way, which could represent unique opportunities.
24 SOLAR RETURN REPORT FOR BRENDA You will value originality. You have a strong sense of trust right now in whatever disruption or transformation is being made in your life. You intuitively know that some degree of revolutionary activity is necessary to help you along your path of personal growth. The house position of Jupiter tells you where to watch for opportunity and strive to meet it. Surprising twists and turns of fate might take place, and will generally have a beneficial outcome. Even if they seem initially disruptive or chaotic, over time the events of the year are likely to result in good fortune for you. Jupiter in square (within 3.1 degrees) with Neptune The planetary energies conflict; internal and creative tensions bring rich rewards through effort over time. With Jupiter conjunct or in dynamic aspect to Neptune in your Solar Return chart, over this twelve-month period until your next birthday, there is an emphasis on your faith in all you cannot see. You may need to surrender yourself to a higher power this year if you want to keep your sanity. It's likely that you could become exceedingly confused over what transpires in several matters. The nebulous considerations in various areas of your life, like fog, can expand rapidly. You could even be tempted to run away from the truth of your situation. If you take the escapist route, it might be an enjoyable ride for a while. But in the end it is likely that any problems will not go away, they will only increase. The best way to consider this energy is in recognizing that forces of a different level than the physical are at work in your life. If you choose to submerge yourself into a constructive approach to your spirituality this year you can gain more from a mystical perspective. One key might be to make use of an enhanced compassionate nature to guide you in your relationships with others. Faith in your process will also be on hand when you look for it, and can lead you through murky waters. Over time, the meaning of this year will be revealed to you. It's helpful to focus on the eventual outcome, and to recognize that if you can trust in this illumination, it will eventually transform you along the lines of greater peace and happiness. Jupiter in semi-sextile (within 1.1 degrees) with Pluto The planetary energies attract each other, require effort, allow entry of new information. With Jupiter in minor dynamic aspect to Pluto in your Solar Return chart, over this twelvemonth period until your next birthday, the emphasis is on your will and your ability to