The Lunar Eclipse on February 9falls in your 1st House of Personality, activating your desire for a complete makeover. This dramatic Leo Full Moon Eclipse may have you changing your look even as it encourages a more substantial metamorphosis. The Sun’s conjunction with compassionate Chiron reminds you that real healing is not about physical appearance, but about your attitude. The Sun enters Pisces and your 8th House of Intimacy on February 18, yet it’s the intuitive Pisces New Moon on February 24 that helps you begin to transform your fantasies into real experiences filled with mystery and passion.
Key Dates for Leo February 2014
Mars’s tense aspects with the Saturn-Uranus opposition on February 11 can stimulate anger and create problems. Since this opposition is in your resource houses and Mars is in your 7th House of Others, you may need to handle any hostility that arises from your desire to restrain spending. Meanwhile, the Sun’s conjunction with spiritual Neptune on February 12 brings into your life someone who helps you see a greater truth to guide you through this tense period.
Things are looking up when lovely Venus supportively sextiles an over-the-top Mars-Jupiter conjunction on February 16–18. Your enthusiasm may be uncontainable if you are attracted to a new person or intriguing idea. On the other hand, it may be another’s conviction that now lights a fire under you. Either way, there is no reason to say no. Just remember that given your present zeal, you could take things too far or exhaust yourself by taking on too much at once.
Mental Mercury’s conjunction with optimistic Jupiter on February 24—a day that also features a dreamy Pisces New Moon—can inflate your expectations about a current relationship. Make sure you cover all the details carefully before making any agreements or signing a contract. A beneficial outcome is likely—as long as you can rein in your current tendency toward turning molehills into mountains.
Angry Mars provokes erratic behavior while he’s in quirky Aquarius, and his semisquare to domineering Plutoon February 27 can have you fired up and ready for combat—only to find yourself facing an opponent much stronger than yourself. Mars’s unsettling quincunx with restraining Saturn on February 28makes you realize that you have misjudged the situation and possibly overplayed your hand. Do what you can to alleviate the tension without escalating the conflict.