Hands up everyone born between 1956 and 1975. You probably have your natal Eris in Gate 21.
The South Node (the devil we know and feel comfortable with) is in the adjoining Gate 45, and this combination is bringing up old rage, guilt, blame, resentment at not getting our way.
This is a connection between the Heart Centre and the Throat Centre, between our will and the ways we express ourselves in order to manifest.
What would you lose if you stopped trying to make things happen? We are at a watershed, and the changes we are bringing in are monumental in scope. It’s important that we don’t underestimate what we are achieving by focusing too much on small incursions by those who might be afraid of their own potential for growth. Compassion is important now, because they reflect something struggling within ourselves, something that doesn’t trust the natural processes to care for and nourish us.
As Mercury in The Abyss (29) opposes Neptune in Illumination (30), we are being given an amazing opportunity to align consciously with our own blissful nature, to shine a light into the darkness and make a commitment to our own vision. We need to allow what we feel within us to begin to crystallise into material reality.
The Sun in Not Yet Complete (64) meets Venus in Exhaustion (47), releasing us from worn out rules and ways of being that exhaust and oppress us.
Question what or who truly has power over your life.