Welcome to April, Sagittarius! You’re an ambitious sign who can accomplish many things at once. However, you can also get so busy that you forget to take a look at all the good things in your life. Last month, you may have started a gratitude practice to remind yourself to be present. Now, get ready to add hot sex life to the list of what you’re thankful for. On Saturday, April 3, communication planet Mercury enters fellow fire sign Aries and lights up your 5th House of Pleasure. Steamy sexts might just be coming your way; send some nudes right back to those who would appreciate them, or use dirty talk to shake things up in the bedroom.
Whether it’s starting up a new fling or letting go of resentments in your current relationship, a welcome fresh start in your love life arrives during the new moon in Aries on Sunday, April 11. Shortly after, lover planet Venus enters Taurus and your 6th House of Health on Wednesday, April 14. Mental health and the health of your relationships are connected, Sagittarius. Self-care isn’t just about you. By taking care of yourself, you take care of your bonds with others.
Pour a glass of wine and get cozy because luxurious Taurus season begins on Monday, April 19. Messenger Mercury also enters Taurus and your 6th House of Health on this date. If you aren’t already, consider starting to work with a therapist. You are a proud sign, and sometimes this manifests as a desire to hide your battle wounds. But it’s important to recognize that vulnerability doesn’t make you weak; in fact, it’s a crucial element to successful relationships. A mental health professional can help you unpack trauma, resentments, and find the words to express your needs to others.
Warrior planet Mars then enters emotional Cancer and your 8th House of Sex, Death, and Transformation on Friday, April 23. Echoing the themes above, this transit reminds you of the importance of talking it out, which can be a big change for someone used to hiding the things you believe to be weaknesses. The message is simple. Learn to express your emotions or risk alienating friends and partners.
Spend the intense full moon in Scorpio on Monday, April 26 with trusted lovers or friends, even if you have to do so virtually. Emotions will run high on this day, and you’re someone who thrives around others. You don’t have to be solemn or serious — you can spend the full moon cracking jokes and laughing. Just don’t shove those feelings down.
If you try to repress feelings, Pluto retrograde, which begins on Tuesday, April 27, will bring them to light anyways. This planet is retrograde half the year and is a time when we’re asked to shed our skin in favor of a more evolved version of ourselves. The more we resist, the more our unacknowledged emotions control us. Work through these feelings however resonates with you, and don’t be afraid to feel the deep feelings. See you in May!
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