This is a turning point in your life. You will have to give careful consideration to all aspects of the situation and make an important decision about your future. You are well aware of the fact that you have to make a new start in your life, but you feel pessimistic and intimidated by the future. You are clinging to the past and the present, and this is holding you back from making the right decision! You will have to overcome your insecurities and put a definitive END to the emotionally draining situations that are hindering your personal growth.
The Empress emerged today from the shuffling of the cards of the love tarot deck. Her appearance points to love, fertility and abundance. Couples will enjoy each other’s company today. This is a wonderful day to visit a spa for a couples massage. Or to lounge all day in bed, delighting each other in as many ways as possible. Single people seeking love will encounter more opportunities than usual for romance. The topics of love, sexuality and other sensory pleasures are more likely to arise in conversation today, even among casual friends or acquaintances. Beauty and self-adornment are important today—you and your lover want to look your best for each other. Empress days also provide marvelous opportunities for creativity—you and your partner might feel inspired to paint a mural on your garden wall. Empress card days also favor family time, for parents to bond with their children. In some cases, the appearance of the Empress signals happy news of a pregnancy.
The radical changes currently taking place in your professional and financial life are stressing you out. You are doing everything in your power to restore stability in your career and finances. You are trying to come to terms with an unpleasant situation that has recently arisen in your work environment and to find ways to escape the problems you are faced with and the dead end you have reached. You are making sacrifices and neglecting your personal life in order to put your financial affairs back in order.
Some resistance always arises whenever change is introduced. A river’s path is not altered without a few battles between substances! This is a natural process: let the part of you that does not want to change a habit or the part of you that doesn’t want to open up and be exposed have its say, full and complete. Then ask yourself: who is boss? Some decision MUST be made in order for any process to be “worthwhile.” Walking is a good exercise to do while thinking this over.