(February 18 – March 20, ’18)

You’ll be devoting yourself to partnerships & teamwork interactions this month!  Join forces with those who share similar dreams & desires, particularly 2/21, 25, 27-28, 3/1-2, 4, 11, 13 & 17; together, much can be accomplished!  Compassion & intimacy can increase in existing relationships; a significant new alignment could develop with the New Moon on 3/17.  Major insights about yourself can arise from the mirroring effect that your one-on-one interactions provide you, particularly around the Full Moon on 3/1.  Avoid power trips or conflicts on 2/25 & 28‒define your boundaries and strive for equality, consensus & clarity.

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Mercury – your ruling planet – is in PISCES as this solar month begins, drawing out your mystical, meditative side.  Trust your instincts, but be aware that you’re more impressionable than usual; stay as focused and conscious as possible.  Dedicate yourself to your work, take care of any health issues and catch up on your sleep, especially on 2/21, 25 & 3/4.  Once Mercury (along with Venus) moves on to ARIES on 3/6, you’ll be fired up and ready to tackle your taxes, joint finances, business partnerships, contracts or insurance matters.  Be cautious in legal or money matters on 3/10 & 13; look before you leap – avoid impulsive purchases and don’t sign any contracts.

Home, family & property matters have been requiring your efforts lately; get on top of any necessary repairs around the house, update your garden, brighten up the decor or look for a larger space.  You could be successful in getting a mortgage, refinance or line of credit, especially on 2/19 or 3/11.  After 3/17, you’ll be rechanneling your energy into creative projects, business venture or romantic adventures – take some calculated risks and make a commitment to have more fun!

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 illusionary, draining or toxic 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.

With Uranus in ARIES these days (20112018), you’re awakening to alternative approaches in taking care of business, as well as a more enlightened path for managing your life.  The challenge is to establish trustworthy & responsible alignments when involved with joint finances, business partnerships & contractual matters.  Avoid surprises during this 7-year cycle: put things in writing and get legal counsel!  You can receive an unexpected inheritance.

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 SCORPIO (10/10/17−11/7/18, it’s time to crawl out of your shell and get back into circulation − variety is the spice of life!  It’s an ideal year for studying, writing, networking and taking some trips.  Your intellect is especially sharp, inquisitive and quick to pick up on new ideas & information these days, and you’ll be inspired to delve deeply into mental pursuits, challenge your mind and expand your thinking processes.  There will likely be more contact with relatives and neighbors than usual.  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 begins its new 13-month transit of SAGITTARIUS on 11/8/18, 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.

©2018  Diane Elizabeth Clarke