( June 21 – July 22, ’18) **

You have an abundance of initiative, enthusiasm & creative energy available to you this month!  A risk-taking, enterprising spirit is emerging – it’s time to leap into a new project, hobby, business venture or romantic adventure, particularly on 6/22, 7/5, 8 & 12 (New Moon). Nurture yourself with fun, pleasure and playful activities!   Don’t get so wrapped up in your personal projects, however, that you neglect your friends & social obligations on 6/23, 27 (Full Moon) & 7/11.  Put some sturdy boundaries in place so that you can withstand any pressures or guilt trips from others.  Focus on doing your own thing!Related image

Travel, educational or promotional activities will be moving forward after the Fourth of July holiday; follow your dreams and extend your vistas!  Any work or health issues that may arise can be handled easily; focus on the solutions, not the problems.  During the upcoming 2 months, it could be very useful to make lists, clear out the clutter and clarify what you’d like to accomplish.  After 6/26, you’ll want to review your plans, tie up some loose ends and put things in order; keep communications clear with co-workers and ask for the help you need, especially around 7/20.

After 7/9, Venus enters your partnership sector, presenting you with an opportunity to join forces with someone very compatible with you.  Teamwork activities can enhance your life and bring much sweetness.  Keep your eyes & heart wide open on 7/11, 13 & 22!

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LONG-TERM FORECAST:  You can expect a major metamorphosis in your social life while Pluto is in CAPRICORN (1/25/081/20/24).  As this 16-year transit unfolds, you’ll be experiencing transformation & renewal in your friendships, alliances and group associations.  Outgrown relationships will periodically be purged from your life, opening the door for more stimulating companionship & pleasurable pursuits.  Intense, innovative & enterprising individuals will be showing up & stirring up new activities.  Friends from your past may re-enter your life, as well.  Opportunities for becoming involved in joint ventures, cooperative efforts & business collaborations will arise.  By aligning with those with whom you share common interests & ethics, many of your long-term hopes & wishes can be realized.  Nurture your artistic, aesthetic side – add some culture & creativity to your life!

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An enlightening 14-year cycle in underway as Neptune transits its own sign, PISCES (2/3/121/26/26).  You will be perceiving the world through an increasingly sensitive, compassionate and imaginative perspective during this period.  A subtle, yet significant shift in your personal identity and mode of self-expression will be taking place – a heightened spirituality & psychic awareness is now developing in your everyday life. Outgrown attitudes, limiting viewpoints and self-judgments will be dissolving, resulting in a healthier, happier you.  Channel the natural escapism of this transit into positive avenues, like meditation, mysticism, music, dance, yoga, exercise, photography, film-making, dream analysis, healing or pets.

Uranus is transiting ARIES (20112019), awakening you to alternative ways of handling your emotional & financial security.  During this 7-year cycle you’ve being challenged to uplift your prosperity consciousness, to liberate yourself from dependencies or addictions – and to make positive changes in dietary & nutritional matters.  Nurture yourself on all levels!  Be open to new sources of income or investment opportunities, and explore alternative resources — aim for self-sufficiency.

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Once Uranus takes its first steps into TAURUS (5/1511/6/18),  you’ll be ready for a breath of fresh air.  Restless, inquisitive and mentally-alert, you’ll be open to brilliant flashes of insight, metaphysical concepts and enlightening ideas − expect many “ah-ha” moments ahead! Your mind will awaken to new concepts & perspectives, and your mode of communicating with others will shift in radical directions. You’ll be breaking loose from old thinking patterns, and stretching far beyond your current comfort zone.   It’s a good time to adopt progressive technologies, learn a new language or upgrade your phone, computer or vehicle.  Feeling at home on the road, you’ll be taking spontaneous trips and connecting with some unusual individuals as this new 7 year cycle unfolds.

You are in the process of restructuring your social alliances and activities while Saturn transits CAPRICORN (12/20/17−12/16/20); it’s time to shed outgrown relationships and to solidify those friendships that are meaningful & productive.  During this 3-year cycle, you’ll be drawn into collaborative projects and cooperative efforts with others who are committed to similar interests, values and visions.  Much can be accomplished when you are aligned with responsible, dependable individuals, particularly those who are older or authorities in their profession.  Great benefits can arise from mixing business with pleasure during this cycle!

With Jupiter now in SCORPIO (10/10/17−11/7/18), you will experience a major uplift during the upcoming year.  It will be time to stretch your legs & spread your wings − an expansive, optimistic and positive outlook will infuse your life!  You’ll be inspired to travel, learn, teach, write, publish or promote yourself & your ideas.   Adventure awaits you − shoot for the stars!  You may find it helpful to review what was going on in your life when this same cycle was in effect 12 years ago (10/25/0511/23/06).

Once Jupiter moves on to SAGITTARIUS on 11/8/18, you can look forward to professional opportunity and advancement.   You could assume on a leadership role or experience increased public visibility.

©2018  Diane Elizabeth Clarke