Scorpio is the sign of passion and intensity, and the Truth that exists where life and death meet. This New Moon offers us an opportunity to face the darkness and discover our own Truth – to strip ourselves of any falseness and pledge to live in that Truth. New Moons begin a new cycle, and in Scorpio the challenge is to confront our emotional fears without becoming enmeshed in the story. (Astrological Musings, posted by Lynn Hayes)
Some of what Scorpio rules is oil, debt and repressed (toxic) emotions. With Venus retrograde in Scorpio, we are are all assessing what we value and how deeply it runs!