Some people wake with an impatience or anxiety; breath exercises help or eat something good for your body, drink water then walk it off. You can move through this very quickly, because what’s important is to hold on to inspired vision, put it into action and connect with like-minded people. Get any important correspondence out first thing.
The moon is void-of-course/voc* at 9:53 a.m. ET through the end of the day. If you can take off for an early weekend, do.
Regardless, this is the dark of moon period before the New Moon. It is time to finish up tasks that you don’t want to bring into the next cycle and to let the new ideas formulate.
Mars enters Scorpio at 10:25 p.m. ET, which begins a period when the planet of assertion, desire and drive is in one of its natural signs. Mars in Scorpio is powerful, tenacious and intense. Depending on the placement of your natal Mars, this may be an active period for you or not.
To read an archived post about this Dark of Moon period
*Moon VOC/Void-of- Course… in Cancer, be by the water, time with family or sifting through memorabilia. May be a lovely time to enjoy a picnic or meal with no time constraints. If you find yourself in the work environment and encounter situations that are reminiscent of family, it is helpful to observe if this is constructive or an illusion?