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Waxing Moon in Leo


The moon is waxing in Leo today. It is time to get to the heart of the matter with with creativity. Let your light shine and express yourself.


Today is the first quarter moon phase. This is when the moon is in between new and full. This happens approximately one week after the new moon and one week before the full moon.


The first quarter waxing moon is a time of growth. Whatever seeds you planted at the new moon have now taken root and are beginning to shoot up. This is a good time to review your intentions and notice if any of them have words that are vague or general. Circle those words and come up with specific words to describe what you want to bring into your life.


We are under the Aries New Moon Umbrella which is all about taking an active leadership role in your life. Leo and Aries are both fire sign meaning they uses the tools of taking action, creativity, and personal will to make things happen. When the moon is in Leo there is a need to give creatively express yourself and be appreciated by others. This is a good time to show off. If you have a new outfit wear it, if you have an accomplishment post it on social media or tell your boss about it. Aries and Leo together influence us to be brave, bold, and creative.

This moonth started off with cardinal (initiating) energy from Aries but the waxing, full, and waning moons are all fixed signs meaning the energy is all about stabilizing, determination, depth and persistence. The actions you take under fixed influence can easily turn into habits and routines. Think about your currents habits, anything you want to replace?


The planetary ruler of Leo is the Sun who represents our basic identity and conscious purpose in life. The sun shines a light on the things you want to in your life. The moon in Leo encourages us to be generous and you may be inclined to help others feel appreciated by celebrating their achievements.


Waxing Moon in Leo Tarot or Oracle Spread

  1. What begins to grow as the moon waxes in Leo?

  2. What is one way you can express your creativity?

  3. How can you take an active leadership role in your life?

  4. In what ways are you bold, brave, and creative?

  5. What is a new habit you can begin to help design the life you want?



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