Brush Up With Brenda
New Moon And Full Moon Lectures
There will be a New Moon on July 17, 2023 at 2:31 pm EDT at 24 degrees Cancer 55 minutes. Cancer is all about what endures through all that changes in our lives. This Cancer New Moon is in opposition to Pluto in Capricorn. This gives us an intense focus on our history and where we are going. What solid values do we want to implement. Our future and sense of order and continuance is the focus. The New Moon is very favorable to Neptune in Pisces. The divine order! Destiny! Venus is in Leo going retrograde on July 22nd through September 3rd in Leo. Searching for and revealing what is really important.
August 1, 2023 “Inventive and Independent!”
A Full Moon will occur on August 1, 2023 at 2:31 pm EDT at 9 degrees Aquarius 15 minutes. This Full Moon brings the need to be and feel independent. Unique and yet belonging. Looking forward to good things to come. You can operate in this world getting along with others. Holding to what is uniquely you! This Full Moon will make you aware of who you are and how you fit in. The reflection, the feedback and the awareness of your purpose. Venus is retrograde in Leo. A deeper look at what you care about.
August 16, 2023 “Love is the Way!”
A New Moon will occur on August 16, 2023 at 5:37 am EDT at 23 degrees Leo 17 minutes. Set your intentions for the New Moon in Leo. All about your heart. Where do you need to feel special? It is time to come from love. Once a year when the New Moon is in Leo, it gives us an opportunity to open up to love. Unconditional love! Venus is retrograde in Leo. This helps us look deeper. Beyond the superficial is what gives you that depth of feeling. Maybe it needs to be self-love most of all. If you are looking for it you could start with yourself. Mercury goes retrograde in Virgo on the 23rd and will be retrograde until September 15th. Getting started on the corrections needed. Catching up to be done.
August 30, 2023 “Have Faith!”
There will be a Full Moon on August 30, 2023 at 9:35 pm EDT at 7 degrees Pisces 25 minutes. This Full Moon in Pisces is introducing that Saturn is in its sign. Saturn defines things and in Pisces it is beyond what you can see. It comes from a compassionate and peaceful spot within. This is the part of you that is not noticed but it is there. On this Full Moon you will get a glimpse of what lies within and what is in others. It is time to trust and believe in all that is possible. Be mindful that Mercury is retrograde in Virgo helping with the rehearsing. Venus is still retrograde in Leo until September 3rd. Getting it all fixed.
September 14, 2023 “Work Balance!”
There will be a New Moon on September 14, 2023 at 9:39 pm EDT at 21 degree Virgo 58 minutes. Set your intentions for this New Moon in Virgo. It is all about a good routine. Organizing is a key quality of Virgo. Mercury rules Virgo and it is retrograde. Mercury has been retrograde since August 23rd in Virgo giving you a head start on this. Mercury is stationary direct on this New Moon. Mercury goes direct on the 15th. The power of new beginnings and corrections.
September 29, 2023 “The Courage to be You!”
A Full Moon will occur on September 29, 2023 at 5:57 am EDT at 6 degrees Aries 00 minutes. This Full Moon brings total awareness in how far you have come. This is all you coming up to the plate to present yourself. Mars the ruler of Aries is in diplomatic Libra. Cooperation and support for what you are and have become. The balance between to worlds. Proficient with it all. You are rewarded.
October 14, 2023 “Performance!”
A New Moon/Solar Eclipse will occur on October 14, 2023 at 1:54 pm EDT at 21 degrees Libra 07 minutes. Set your intentions for the New Moon/Solar Eclipse in Libra. Relationships and cooperation! Venus, the ruler of Libra, is in Virgo helps you adjust to whatever is needed. Performing beautifully. An invitation! Cooperation on all levels. A beautiful display of paying attention to detail. Work well done effortlessly. Mercury is in Libra joined with this New Moon. You are on the spot with your communication. Because this is a Solar Eclipse its influence is for a couple of years.
October 28, 2023 “Substance!”
There will be a Full Moon/Lunar Eclipse on October 28, 2023 at 4:14 pm EDT at 5 degrees Taurus 08 minutes. This Full Moon/Lunar Eclipse is in Taurus. Show your depth. What you have is worthy of reward. Jupiter and Uranus are in Taurus. Jupiter brings expansion, good energy and Uranus opens doors. Your staying the course all this time pays off. Venus, the ruler of Taurus is in Virgo. Health and a good work ethic is rewarded with this. A Full Moon/Lunar Eclipse is in effect for 6 months. Keep it up!
November 13, 2023 “Loyalty!”
There will be a New Moon on November 13, 2023 at 4:27 am EST at 20 degrees Scorpio 43 minutes. Set your intentions for this New Moon in Scorpio. Getting control! Focus on the things you need to get control of and what you need to let go of. The fine balance between holding on and letting go. This New Moon is joined with Mars. Mars adds power and energy to the situation. Pluto is in Capricorn where it has been since 2008. It is time to restore. Assertion.
November 27, 2023 “Communication!”
A Full Moon will occur on November 27, 2023 at 4:16 am EST at 4 degrees Gemini 51 minutes. This Full Moon brings the opportunity to speak up. The Sun is joined with Mars in Sagittarius and the Moon in Gemini is opposing Mars. Enjoy the debate. Mercury is in Sagittarius square to Neptune. Make sure you know what you are talking about. Mercury is also very favorable to the nodes. Stay on track with the conversation.
December 12, 2023 “Educate yourself!”
A New Moon will occur on December 12, 2023 at 6:31 pm EST at 20 degrees Sagittarius 40 minutes. Set your intentions for the New Moon in Sagittarius. This New Moon is ruled by Jupiter and Jupiter is in Taurus. This is all about financial security. Mercury goes retrograde on the 13th in Capricorn and goes direct January 1st in Sagittarius. We are reviewing things. Mars is in Sagittarius with the New Moon stimulating action. Ideas that bear fruit. This New Moon is square to Neptune in Pisces. Focus on what you need to know. Educate yourself with what is going on and have faith.
December 26, 2023 “What is real and what is not?!”
There will be a Full Moon on December 26, 2023 at 7:33 pm EST at 4 degrees Cancer 58 minutes. This Full Moon makes us aware of what we need to be comfortable. This Cancer Full Moon is favorable to Saturn in Pisces. Looking at all sides of the situation and knowing what to do. The Sun is in Capricorn, the system, tradition, and responsibility. Saturn is in Pisces directing us toward faith in the process. Venus is in Scorpio favorable to Neptune. Managing what is now under your control and trusting the rest. Mercury is in Sagittarius retrograde square to Neptune. If you don’t know be still.