The Sky this Year, 2022
Just like that…we’re already preparing to welcome in 2022! The roaring ‘20s continue to be a time of unprecedented change, and astrologically, 2022 is poised to continue the themes of revolution, expansion, and reorientation that we’ve been experiencing for some time now.
One of the most exciting astrological omens we have to look forward to in 2022 is February’s Pluto return. As one of the outer planets, Pluto’s path is a slow one, meaning it hasn’t made a full revolution in 225 years! History fans will be quick to point out that the last time this happened was 1776—the same year America signed the Declaration of Independence. Pluto will complete its return in the sign of Capricorn, creating a potentially society-altering juxtaposition of power and change. As the planet that represents the underworld, expect for secrets to be revealed, the marginalized to rise up, and chances for a phoenix to rise from the ashes.
Jupiter, the planet of expansion, and Neptune, the planet of dreams and unconscious desires, will both have an outsized presence in 2022, creating a fertile period for art, technology, and exploration. 2022 looks to be a time when we continue to wrestle with themes of negotiating our sense of humanity in an increasingly technological world and redefine our ideas of leadership
While much of 2022’s astrology signifies change on the global stage, this year’s eclipses are in the signs of Scorpio and Taurus—this...