Thursday, Nov. 17: Mercury enters Sagittarius. This will allow us to see the light. Venus and Mercury changing signs almost at the same time is a rare event. Scorpio and Sagittarius are very different energies. Scorpio loves digging in the mud – while Sagittarius is that sense of relief and optimism we get infused with when we reach the other side of an ordeal. Happy birthday to Gordon Lightfoot, the Orillia Oriole, turns 84 today.
Friday, Nov. 18: With the moon in Virgo and Mars in Gemini, this is a stubborn end to the week, even though there is plenty of romantic energy in the air as well. Oddball actor Owen Wilson turns 54 today.
Saturday, Nov. 19: Mars in Gemini is 90 degrees from Neptune in Pisces. The desire to escape is powerful. Slow down and guard against unintended injury to hands or head. She was Alicia at birth. We know her as Jodie. Today Jodie Foster celebrates birthday number 60.
Sunday, Nov. 20: A busy day in every way, defined by a very positive harmony between Jupiter and the sun. Think big. Act big. Plan for the most success and write it down. Senator, vice-president and now the 46th president of the U.S., Joe Biden, born Nov. 20, 1942, blows out 80 candles today.
Monday, Nov. 21: On this, the last day of Scorpio for 2022, Mercury and Venus are together in Sagittarius. Thinking becomes knowing. Charm meets knowing, too. The danger is it’s so easy we can get swallowed up in so much positivity. Mercury conjunct Venus is an auspicious transit that will bring a sense of expansion, optimism and gratitude into our lives. We will find it easier to see the good in ourselves and others. We may also be interested in exploring new horizons, going on an adventure or embarking on a new field of study. “Call Me Maybe” was her debut hit single in 2011. Born in Mission, B.C., Carly Rae Jepsen has won Junos and Grammys in a career that keeps on growing.
Tuesday, Nov. 22: Just about 4 a.m. today, the sun enters Sagittarius. This is the time of the year when everyone feels a bit more optimistic and upbeat. Sagittarius is probably the most anticipated astrological season of the year as the holidays are near and we are filled with anticipation, gratitude and hope for the future. It was Nov. 22, 1963, that U.S. President John Kennedy was fatally shot in an open-air motorcade in Dallas.
Wednesday, Nov. 23: This is a fabulous new moon that is trine Jupiter, her ruler. Jupiter turns direct exactly at the time of the new moon, which is particularly auspicious. There is a sense of optimism and forward momentum in the air. We haven’t had such a beautiful lunation in a long time. Jupiter direct, together with an auspicious new moon, makes for a gratitude-filled U.S. Thanksgiving.
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