25 SOLAR RETURN REPORT FOR EVA Neptune in sextile (within 3.4 degrees) with Pluto The planetary energies flow together, open into new possibilities, new connections. With Neptune in flowing aspect to Pluto in your Solar Return chart, over this twelvemonth period until your next birthday, there is an emphasis on surrendering yourself to the magical depths of your own inner process. Depending on how these two powerhouse archetypes line up with your personal planets, there is the strong likelihood that your psychic awareness and ability to transform yourself could be opened up in a life altering fashion. Over the course of this year you have access to powerful forces that will rock your existing world. It is possible that the matters ruled by the houses in which these powerful archetypes are placed will be areas in which you might find your vision for what you want breaking down entirely before renewing into something else entirely. It might seem as if you have no hold over such extreme changes with the potential for you to become engulfed in them. You benefit from facing this challenge head-on, tapping into the energies of light and universal love. One thing is certain; you will be possessed of deep insights into the minds and the hearts of others around you over the course of an unusually demanding year. Pluto in quintile (within 2.0 degrees) with Chiron The planetary energies are positively linked, subtle, and spiritual in dimension. With Pluto in flowing aspect to Chiron in your Solar Return chart, over this next twelve month period the emphasis is on healing that comes to you through having to dwell into the most purely intense and terrifying depths of your greatest fears and scars, past and present. It might be of help to look to the matters ruled by the houses in which these planets are placed, which describe the area where your most intense experience is likely to occur. If you make the effort in the times of your greatest need to intimately connect with the deeper part of yourself and access its potency then you can heal from dysfunctional pattering and find the path of renewal. It is possible to increase your level of awareness this year with regard to ancient trauma that has been walled away and which is no longer serving your highest good. Accepting and then letting go of controlling and manipulative habitual behavior can actually promote self-healing through understanding, and this is the major message of this powerful year for you.
26 SOLAR RETURN REPORT FOR EVA Sun in weak conjunction (within 9.5 degrees) with Venus The strongest blend of the energies represented by these two planets. With the Sun conjunct Venus in your Solar Return chart, over the twelve-month period until your next birthday the emphasis is on assimilating your values with your identity. This is an important year for art and aesthetics, perhaps for monetary gain. If you are a male, romance could also come into the picture, or connections with influential women; while if you are female the art of your own presentation becomes a potential focus. This configuration also indicates a strong desire to balance your personality and to achieve in creative ways, although you could perhaps find yourself inclined toward a more lazy or self-indulgent demeanor than usual - perhaps even tending to the narcissistic. The symbolism of Venus with Sun harmonizes your sense of self with the importance of others in your life, especially when your relationship drive is more consciously directed. This manifests most clearly in matters ruled by the house in which the Sun is placed. to enjoy enhanced powers of attraction. You exude a strong sense of grace and charm and tend to seek more social activity. In a very literal sense, your physical appearance and style are likely to improve. Your senses may be exquisitely heightened this year as well. You are likely to benefit from the use of this energy for creative endeavors, pursuing artistic and cultural goals, in a year when you will appear very likable and social to others. Your ability to strive for harmony over the course of these twelve months will also work to your advantage. During this year-long period, material rewards are likely through the assertion of your talents and efforts. It is also possible for you to create new relationship dynamics and