The first full moon of 2022 is an extra-special one as it is in the sign of Cancer. This full moon is “at home” with the moon as the planetary ruler of Cancer which is why this full moon is very important when considering safety, security, and especially emotional expression. The astrological sign of Cancer is well known for being in touch with its emotions. As a water sign, Cancer energy is relegated to tapping into the emotional realm in order to obtain a greater understanding of itself and others.
At this full moon at the top of 2022, we are all encouraged to explore the complexity of our emotional landscapes. While this may seem like an easy feat, it is not. More than any other sign of the zodiac, Cancer knows how important it is to guard the self when seeking emotional security and safety. With the full moon energy in Cancer, there is this culmination and understanding that great changes can happen in our lives when we are open to our emotional selves.