The Astrologer Daily: Cancer Moon, August 20th, 2014

neptune opposite venus150x150 The Astrologer Daily: Cancer Moon, August 20th, 2014The Cancer Moon makes supportive angles to both Mercury and Neptune today. Our imaginations may be running wild. We should make plans for elaborate creative projects. Create lists of all the materials that will be needed, as well as a reasonable budget. This blueprint can prevent us from getting off track with a worthy endeavor.

People born under the signs Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces may feel compelled to join a volunteer organization. Working on behalf of the less fortunate can be extremely rewarding under this influence. Unemployed people who are looking for work could land salaried positions after serving as volunteers.

The Astrologer Daily: Leo Moon, August 19th, 2014

party The Astrologer Daily: Leo Moon, August 19th, 2014The Leo Sun forms a supportive angle with the Gemini Moon today. This is a great time to mix and mingle. A festive party could be especially enjoyable. We should honor our impulses to dress up and make merry. Too much work can be bad for us. Let’s take this opportunity to put our responsibilities aside for the sake of enjoyment.

Writing projects could also be rewarding. Ideas for brilliant plots and compelling characters may abound. It can be helpful to keep a notebook close by. Any brainstorms that occur should be jotted down as soon as possible. It would be a shame to forget a marketable idea.

The Astrologer Daily: Confusion, August 18th, 2014

mercury square neptune150x150 The Astrologer Daily: Confusion, August 18th, 2014Logical Mercury opposes intuitive Neptune today. Beware of daydreaming, as this could cause important jobs to fall through the cracks. We need to double-check our calendars. Missing an appointment could result in loss business or bad publicity. If an oversight does occur, issue a sincere apology and immediate restitution. Getting defensive will only backfire.

It’s also important to be realistic about educational prospects at this time. There may not be money in the budget to cover expensive tuition costs. Explore more affordable options. Apply for scholarships. Consider apprenticeships. Just because one door closes doesn’t mean all opportunities have dried up.

The Astrologer Daily: Venus conjunct Jupiter, August 17th, 2014

venus trine jupiter The Astrologer Daily: Venus conjunct Jupiter, August 17th, 2014Laid-back Venus teams up with generous Jupiter today. Luck and optimism abounds and even the most stubborn problems seem relatively easy to solve. We can abandon ourselves to pleasure. Brilliant insights can arrive when we’re playing games or luxuriating in the bathtub. Listening to music can also be inspiring.

As far as love is concerned, this could prove a magical day for people born under the signs Aries, Leo and Sagittarius. Getting engaged or married is strongly favored. Embarking on a romance is also possible. It’s easy to feel a connection with warm, affectionate individuals. First dates could prove unusually enjoyable.