(September 23 – October 23, ’19)

Emotional & financial security is at the top of your list this month! It’s the time to focus on your personal needs, nurture yourself and bring more peace & harmony into your life (especially while your planet, Mercury, is in LIBRA).  Catch up on bills, balance your checkbook, stock up on necessities and think prosperously, particularly from 9/28 (New Moon) on.  Avoid making impulse purchases, overextending your credit or signing contracts, however, on 9/25-27, 29-30, 10/6-7, 12, 13 (Full Moon), 14 & 21. Protect your assets!You’ve been channeling lots of effort into fine-tuning your self-image, appearance and lifestyle over the past month while Mars has been transiting VIRGO. You have the energy these days to express yourself and move mountains!  Once Mars moves on to LIBRA on 10/3, you’ll be more concerned about getting your personal finances under control, investigating new sources of income and re-evaluating your nutritional needs & dietary habits.

Also on 10/3, Mercury moves on to SCORPIO (where it will stay for the next 2 months).  You’ll be coming into your power — be willing to tackle some new challenges, set personal & professional goals and take charge of your life.  A variety of mental pursuits, networking activities, short trips and contacts with relatives & neighbors will be keeping busy, especially on 10/8, 14-15 & 19-21.  Get back into circulation and enjoy the interesting new contacts you’ll be making!

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LONG-TERM FORECAST: You’re experiencing a creative renaissance these days, with Pluto now in CAPRICORN (20082024). A powerful initiation is taking place within you, one that will inspire you to delve into new avenues of creative self-expression.  You’re ready to begin & develop new projects, hobbies, business ventures & romantic adventures; start-ups of all kinds (including children) will attract your attention.  Take some risks & by all means, have fun!  During this 16-year cycle, your inner child will be demanding the opportunity to play, initiate and speculate. You now have the energy & enthusiasm to manifest your hearts’ desire, so set clear intentions and go for it!  Committed, persistent & patient efforts will be rewarded!

You’ll be experiencing a subtle, yet significant shift in partnerships and teamwork interactions during Neptune’s transit of PISCES (20122026).  Outgrown patterns of relating to others will be dissolving, clearing the space for healthier relationships in all areas of your life.  Strive for clarity, consensus and conscious communications, so as to avoid draining or toxic one-on-one interactions.  You’ll be drawn to those with whom you sense a deep spiritual & psychic connection; seek out partnerships that are based on equality, compassionate understanding & mutual productivity.

Now that Uranus has begun its 7-year cycle in TAURUS (since 5/15/18), you are ready to expand your thinking, extend your boundaries and elevate your consciousness.  Higher education, long-distance travel, writing, publishing or promotional opportunities could arise unexpectedly.  Global affairs, foreign languages, philosophy, religion or sports may intrigue you more than usual.

You’ll be committing yourself to new projects, creative endeavors or business ventures while Saturn transits CAPRICORN (12/20/17−12/16/20.  During this 3-year cycle, you’re ready to put serious efforts into getting something significant off the ground.  Take some well-calculated risks and allow your enterprising spirit to make things happen.  It’s the time to manifest some long-held dreams!  With patient, disciplined and conscientious action, you will be able to move mountains.  Children could play a more prominent role in your life during this cycle and tune you back in to your playful, fun-loving self.

With Jupiter now in SAGITTARIUS (11/8/18—12/2/19), you’ll be redirecting your enthusiasm into the domestic side of your life.  Home, family & property matters will be in an expansionary mode; you’ll want to promote increased comfort, stability and security in your base of operations.  This is an ideal time to build, remodel, redecorate, garden, buy or sell real estate,  move to a larger place or even relocate to a foreign country.

©2019  Diane Elizabeth Clarke