What are the planets doing TODAY?


April 1 — Mercury goes retrograde in Aries No joke, when the whirlwind reverses its course today, expect the unexpected in spades. Sparks fly and tempers flare. Hold off on impulsive leaps into the unknown; the path is littered with misunderstandings that could get misconstrued. This is the perfect time to practice patience, bless others with the benefit of the doubt and don’t sweat the little problems. Reassess, re-evaluate and tie up those loose ends, but most of all, be kind.    April 4 — Venus enters Aries Love is in the air, and it’s wearing running shoes. As the torch of affection sprints into a the fiery cardinal sign, expect a burst of confidence and charm in your interactions. It’s the season of bold moves and heart-pounding connections.    April 6 — Venus in Aries sextile Pluto in Aquarius A harmonic alignment brings a wave of positive energy. It’s a powerhouse day for bringing dreams into reality. From closing chapters to opening new doors, your will is the key, but you get to choose which  door to unlock.   April 10 — Mars in Pisces conjunct Saturn in Pisces A day when courage meets creativity, and kindness with discipline. Pursue your heart’s desires with the conviction that the universe is conspiring in your favor. What might seem impossible now could soon be within reach, believe in yourself.   April 11 — Sun in Aries conjunct Mercury in Aries Big ideas and passionate declarations are the order of the day. It’s time for stepping into the spotlight and making your voice heard. Collaboration could turn dreams into reality.   April 19 — Mercury in Aries conjunct Venus in Aries Words have the power to enchant or inflame, so wield yours with care. The spotlight’s on communication; make sure yours sparks joy, not wildfires.     April 19 — Sun enters Taurus As the spotlight shifts, it’s time to slow down and savor life’s luxuries. Even in a whirlwind, there’s a chance to find steady ground. In The coming weeks Reclaim your power. Cut ties with what holds you back. Stand firm, the universe has your back. It’s time to shine, unapologetically.   April 19 — Mars in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus   April 20 — Jupiter in Taurus conjunct Uranus in Taurus     When something feels invisible, it is easy to ignore. But this rare aspect is a 1-in-12 year event. This is the perfect opportunity to find what is hidden, to stop ignoring that which you have been trying to stuff down. This rare occurrence is giving you the power of opportunity. Take it.   April 21 — Sun in Taurus square Pluto in Aquarius Today, you might find your mood a bit on the prickly side, especially if you’re still in the glow from yesterday’s highs. Watch out for those looking to steer the ship; you might just end up locking horns if you’re not careful.     April 25 — Mercury goes direct in Aries Communication clears.