Mars is in Scorpio from this month from 9 December- 19 january 2018. Good times ahead for lovers of all things Mars. Here are two elections for Mars talismans. They are set for London, UK so you will need to moify for your location.
11/12/17 03:38. The Moon is dignified by triplicity. She has just separated from a square to Saturn (by 18 minutes) and applies by sextile to Venus. It is Mars hour. Mars is rising in Scorpio and makes an applying sextile to the Sun.
12/12/17 0834. The Moon peregrine and applies by sextile to the Sun and Mercury. It is Mars hour. Mars is culminating in Scorpio and makes no applying aspects.
The moon is waning which is not necessarily a bad thing when you want to weaken potential enemies. Charts and other details can be found here