The conjunction of the Sun and Mars marks a purification of our passions ("while we're feeling them"). Mars is our ability to soldier on, our willingness to defend ourselves, the energy we have to pursue the ambitions that motivate us.
Mars is the planet of spicy takes, flaming roasts, and taking the heat. Mars knows how to cut through anything and how to waste to the useless.
don’t believe that the malefics are all bad. The decisive, dynamically initiatory, powerful, and physical energy of Mars is constructive and oh so necessary for surviving. Mars is how we defend ourselves.
Taking Courage on Tuesdays Working with the Planetary Day of
Mercury retrogrades are famous for their ‘re’ words: revise, review, revisit, retrace (your steps), remind yourself not forget to remember to… What about Mars? Well, I think Mars retrograde words are: rebuild, remove, renovate, retreat.