A significant relationship could be tested. Love planet Venus makes a tense square to stern Saturn. Unrequited love, romantic disappointment, or separation from a sweetie are the less positive possibilities. You might feel under-appreciated, unsupported or unloved.
This is a good time to pull back from others and look within to reevaluate what you really want from your relationships. The opportunity here is to get a clearer and more realistic perspective on social and romantic connections. You might become aware of a step you can take to improve an important relationship.
Sagittarius the Archer is the sign of travel, adventure, exploration and expansion. While the Sun is in Sagittarius, until December 22nd, there’s a desire to grow beyond the boundaries of your familiar world. You’re more inclined to take the risk of leaving your comfort zone and cross into exciting new territory.
November begins on a confusing note. Logical Mercury forms a stressful square with dreamy Neptune, and you may not be thinking clearly. Ideas can be inspiring, and fantasizing can be fun, but it’s best to avoid making decisions. Postpone business deals and important meetings, and don’t sign on the dotted line.
Mercury is now in Scorpio, the sign that loves to delve beneath the surface. But today you could be reading too much into a situation, and your mind could take a suspicious turn. If a relationship becomes confusing, it might be better to pull back your energy for now instead of trying to find your way through the fog.
There’s a major shift in the atmosphere as the Sun moves from airy Libra to intense Scorpio. Happy birthday month to Scorpio! The Sun in Scorpio, until November 22nd, continues the Libran focus on relationship, but urges you to deepen your understanding and commitment.
As a Water sign, Scorpio puts the emphasis on feelings and intuition rather than logical analysis. If you were busy weighing options over the past month, now it’s time to tune into your emotions to get in touch with your core needs and passions.
As October begins, four planets in Libra the Scales highlight the theme of balance. Expansive Jupiter and restrictive Saturn are both active this month. Your challenge is to aim high without taking unwise risks or burning yourself out, and be realistic without selling yourself short. If you can get clear about your priorities and ambitions, you can make the most Jupiter’s energizing trine to potent Pluto. Although exact on the 28th, this influence in effect all month, supporting you to harness your willpower, push through resistance and take concrete steps toward success.
Make your sales pitch this morning. The Moon continues through resourceful Cancer and harmonizes with talkative Mercury. Marketing, negotiations and all communications are favorable. It’s easy to find the right words to present your ideas persuasively. People are more aware of security issues, so show how your plan will increase their safety. Conversations and connections are likely to be warm-hearted and sweet.
Good feelings and easy relating continue into the evening. The Sun and Moon make a supportive sextile, and it’s easy to enjoy family, close friends and other loved ones. It’s a good night to invite someone over to share a meal. Working on home-improvement projects is also auspicious.
There’s a major shift in the cosmos today as the Sun moves from playful Leo to practical Virgo. Happy birthday month to Virgo! While the Sun is in Virgo, until September 23rd, attention turns to increasing efficiency and productivity, and overall self-improvement.
Virgo the Virgin is the sign of purification, and over the next month you can make great progress in cleaning, organizing and generally bringing more order into your life. Purify your own body through diet, exercise and upgrading self-care habits. Analyze the details of your schedule and make small but significant changes in your daily routines. Watch out for the Virgo shadow — obsession, judgment, worry, and perfectionism. Don’t be so focused on the details that you lose sight of the big picture. Virgos and fellow Earth signs Taurus and Capricorn will feel energized by this shift.
A great day for making practical progress. The Sun harmonizes with sensible Saturn, and there’s an increased ability to focus on tasks while keeping sight of your long-term goals. Ambition is strong, and you have the stamina to follow through on your plans. You could be inspired to take on more responsibility at work, or step into a leadership position. Meetings with your boss or business partner are likely to be favorable. Leo and Libra may be able to make the most of this influence.
Express your creativity and embrace positive change. The Sun forms a flowing trine with inventive Uranus. It’s a great day for experimenting with a new approach, and it’s easier than usual to break free from an old habit or pattern. Take the risk of sharing your unique or unconventional ideas. There’s a receptivity to new perspectives and originality is rewarded.