September's Full Moon In Pisces Is An Emotional One
It coincides with Mercury Retrograde, do we need to say more?
The last full moon of the summer is here and it’s going to be a big one as September’s full moon in Pisces is delivering intense emotions. Lighting up the sky on September 10, just one day after Mercury Retrograde begins, the moon rests in the notoriously emotional and intuitive water sign, causing a bit of cosmic chaos.
Mercury Retrograde is known for muddying lines of communication and with feelings on high during the last day of the moon’s cycle, it’s especially important to be self aware and choose your words carefully. Before you start feeling too anxious about what the stars have in store for you this weekend, the Pisces full moon offers a wonderful opportunity for some manifestation and introspection. Ruled by Neptune and Jupiter, the fish of the zodiac are loved because of their romantic and imaginative outlook on life. Spend Saturday night pondering how you can improve your inner and outer universe, borrowing Pisces’ rose-colored glasses to awaken a new perspective.
Continue scrolling to learn how the September full moon in Pisces affects your zodiac sign.
Shining in your twelfth house of spirituality, the full moon encourages you to dig deep and discover what your inner truth is. Whether you enjoy tuning into your intuition by laying out a tarot card deck, pouring your emotions into your journal or stepping out into nature for some solitude and quiet, find a way to reflect and listen to your inner voice.
Sitting in your eleventh house of networking, get inspired by the busy fall season and build an intentional and energizing social calendar that will allow you to meet like-minded people. While you may be prone to tough it out yourself as the strong-headed bull of the zodiac, establishing a community and support system that you can rely on is an act of self-love as none of us can achieve anything alone.
The Pisces full moon lies in your tenth house of career, lighting a fire in you. While your ruling planet, Mercury, may be rotating backwards, you can still harness the energy of the full moon to fast track your ambitions. Embrace Pisces’ imaginative nature and map out your dream life on Pinterest for some inspiration. A full moon is the perfect time to set intentions and plan out how you can actually achieve your goals.
Falling in your ninth house of higher knowledge, this is a season of personal growth and development for you. Don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort zone and learn a new skill or hobby. It could open up a side of you that you’ve never seen before, pushing you to stretch and change. You don’t have to master everything you try — it’s okay to pursue things just because you enjoy them.
Resting in your eighth house of creation, destruction and deep bonds, use the full moon to think about how those closest to you are lifting you up and supporting you. While you’re naturally the life of the party, it’s important to have folks who are in your corner, even when things are bad. The eighth house also represents legacies and inheritances, so invest in meaningful relationships.
The Pisces full moon is in your seventh house of partnerships, so close connections are also top of mind for you. Whether they be platonic or romantic relationships, spend some time on September 10 thinking about the quality of your inner circle. If you’re hoping to lock someone down for cuffing season, be honest with yourself about your intentions, desires and needs for any future relationship.
Self-care is the theme for your full moon ritual as la luna makes herself at home in your sixth house of wellness and routine. As the days get shorter and the air gets colder, it’ll become even more important to have refreshing and calming practices set in place. Use the night of the full moon to make a list of habits and activities that fill your cup and can be easily worked into your morning and night routines.
The full moon inspires you to tap into your artistic side as it shines a light in your fifth house of creativity and pleasure. Feel free to channel your inner Bob Ross and break out your favorite set of watercolors or go crazy with a collage — anything to get your hands moving and your brain flowing. Of course, self-pleasure is also on the list as nothing helps you feel more free than a quality orgasm.
Stationed in your forth house of home life, the Pisces full moon is the perfect opportunity to declutter and ensure your environment is as peaceful and supportive of growth as it could be. We underestimate the affect our surroundings can have on our mental health and with more of us working from home, it’s important to make sure your space is one that sparks joy and healing. Home life doesn’t just refer to the physical, however, so take the time to sit and think about how you’ve been treating yourself as your body is your first home.
The full moon is in your third house of communication and considering it’ll be the second day of Mercury retrograde, it would be wise to take the night off and put your phone on “do not disturb.” As the ambitious goat of the zodiac, it’s more likely than not that your plate is very full and you’ve been spreading yourself thin in an attempt to start off on the right foot for back-to-school season. While this is more than admirable, a full moon is the universe’s way of giving us permission to rest and relax.
Falling in your second hose of income, September 10 marks the perfect time to sit down with your budget and think about how you want to set yourself up for the months to come. The September full moon is also known as the Harvest moon, according to The Farmer’s Almanac, so set financial goals that will allow you to store your own proverbial nuts for the season.
The full moon in your sign takes up space in your first house of self, so it’ll come as no surprise if emotions have been riding high for you. Your usually intense and empathetic nature is turned up several dials, so step into your power and own it. The stage is set for you to manifest some major dreams, so use your intuition and imagination to harness the power of the full moon.