5 SOLAR RETURN REPORT FOR BRENDA is the eventual and complete transformation of some aspect of your personality. You might experience some type of cataclysmic change or ending in a particular area of your life this year, perhaps as represented by the house position of the Sun. This would be in order to prepare for a form of renewal in this area. This year could present you with an intense experience of dissolution and rebirth that can be difficult to handle while it is happening. If you have faith in your process you will come out on the other side of this period intact, and with magic, regeneration and integration to show for the depth of your inner journey. Moon in Pisces (10° Pis 23' 27") Moon in the Eighth House Ruler of rising sign The Moon in your Solar Return chart indicates an area of emotional intensity and challenge, which is also part of a process of purposeful evolution. There is progress from year to year, so that this year's placement builds on earlier ones. With the Moon in the Eighth House, over this twelve-month period until your next birthday you are in emotional flux, which could lead to psychological transformation. One way of looking at it is that over these twelve months your psychological debts from the past will need to be paid in full. This means you'll be confronted with analyzing your own motivations and feelings at the most raw, naked level imaginable. It's time to get your tools out and dig! Significant others in your life and your interactions with them are a major focus over this year-long period of time. You may come to many important realizations of where you build intimacy, and where there may be room for improvement or greater clarity of purpose. All of your hidden impulses and motivations may be revealed to you over the course of this period with astounding clarity. The keen perception you have for seeing through your own emotional baggage makes you an excellent counselor this year as well. Other people may come to you for more emotional support than usual. Your business and investment intuition is also strong during this period, so that it's a favorable year to make changes in your financial planning strategies. There is also the potential for power struggles with partners over finances. You might even be the recipient of a form of psychological manipulation or emotional blackmail. The ability you have to likewise affect others' emotional well-being should also not be underestimated. The lesson here is for you to find your own emotional strength and happiness, independent of others in your life or their misplaced attempts to interfere with it.
6 SOLAR RETURN REPORT FOR BRENDA Moon in strong trine (within 0.6 degrees) with Mercury The planetary energies flow smoothly; the connection is easy and beneficial. With the Moon in flowing aspect Mercury in your Solar Return chart, over these twelve months leading up to your next birthday, your emotional emphasis is on connecting your thoughts and your feelings. Your mind and feelings will work together as a team, for better or worse. Most likely however these disparate factors of thinking and feeling will combine well. Your powers of observation and memory as well as your common sense in general are significantly improved now and serve you well. Moon in trine (within 8.1 degrees) with Venus Ruler of sun sign - sun's ruler The planetary energies flow smoothly; the connection is easy and beneficial. Over this year you will be adept in analyzing your needs and expressing your feelings to others. It's likely that you will be able to use a logical frame of reference to understand the reasons behind your emotions and instinctual patterns. With the Moon in flowing aspect to Venus in your Solar Return chart, over these twelve months leading up to your next birthday, your emotional emphasis is on your feelings in relation to your financial and relationship security. This is a wonderful year to journal your thoughts, feelings and especially your dreams. The power of intellect could work in your favor now to translate the symbolic meaning behind your unconscious images so that they come into view. It's also possible that this will be a favorable year to make decisions using your instincts as a guide. Sensitive communication will be a hallmark for you over these twelve months. You might beware of complacency in this area. It is possible that your finances could fluctuate dramatically - either to your benefit or to your detriment, over the course of this year-long period, The values you adhere to could also become a focus and an area of change, as well as the relationships in your life. Emotional fulfillment can be achieved this year through financial or relationship harmony. If there is an imbalance, your moods could tend to become difficult. Your own emotions might depend too much on the emotional well being of those close to you.