Sagittarius January 2014 Key Dates
You’re challenged to find the patience for routine tasks on January 5, when agile Mercury semisquares electric Uranus to stir up your restlessness. Yet others are unlikely to match your need for speed or catch on to your unconventional ideas. In any case, impulsive actions could lead to mistakes and wasted time with assertive Mars sliding into a semisquare with slippery Neptune on January 6. Forcing issues may only push you farther off course. Your desire to escape reality is understandable, so take some time to fantasize, if you can. The riches of your imagination might not be practical now, but ideas born from it can pay off in the future.
Another snappy Mercury-Uranus semisquare prompts unorthodox thinking and unusual conversations on January 17, but it can also lead to an abrupt break in communications. Still, retrograde Mercury’s passage over sagacious Jupiter on January 18brings a generosity of spirit that creates enough space to talk about conflicting beliefs in an open-minded way. Over-explaining yourself, though, may add more confusion than clarity. If you sense that you’re not making headway, or don’t understand where the other person is coming from, back off until you settle down emotionally; then start over in a cooler and calmer manner.
You could experience major revelations about your life with the Solar Eclipse conjunct Jupiter on January 26. What you see clearly, though, may be quite different from what others perceive. An argumentative Mercury-Mars conjunction on January 27reminds you to present your ideas gently if you hope to avoid conflict. Jupiter’s sesquisquare to Uranus will bring more lightning strikes of awareness, turning yesterday’s truth into today’s old news. Allow plenty of time for these brainstorms to settle before you take action.