It’s the time to raise your prosperity consciousness! Basic needs, feelings, finances, possessions & dietary matters are highlighted this month. Put some effort into generating new sources of income, evaluating your expenditures and stocking up your kitchen with the basic necessities, particularly on 7/28, 8/8, 11 (New Moon) & 18. You may be in the mood to dine out at your favorite restaurant, experiment with some new recipes or visit a nutritionist to update your food & supplement intake. A major purchase may be in order, but wait until after Mercury has finished its retrograde and goes direct (8/19). Be cautious & realistic in financial dealings, however, on 7/25-27 (Full Moon), 8/6, 11 & 21; recycle outgrown possessions to make way for the new!You’ve been enjoying communications with relatives, extended family & neighbors lately; a class or short trip on 7/22 & 27 could bring you much pleasure. After 8/6, you’ll want to create more beauty, harmony and comfort in your domestic scene. It will be a great time to redecorate your home and relax with family members. On 8/12, Mars re-enters your partnership sector and will stir up lots of energy in your one-on-one relationships — together, much can be accomplished! You may be inspired to set some travel, educational or promotional activities in motion around 8/19.
LONG-TERM FORECAST: You’re currently undergoing a major metamorphosis in your one-on-one relationships, now that Pluto is in your opposite sign, CAPRICORN (2008–2024). During this 16-year cycle, creative, dynamic & intense individuals will be drawn into your life, demanding your attention, participation & commitment to shared objectives. By joining forces, much can be accomplished! Transformation, renewal, and perhaps major upheaval, can occur in existing partnerships – paving the way for a healthier interdependence and improved teamwork interaction. Strive for equality, mutual respect, responsible communication and self-realization (through the mirroring effect of relationships).
A more mystical, spiritual dimension is infusing your outlook on life while Neptune is in PISCES (2012–2026). During this 14-year cycle, you’ll be on a quest for cosmic understanding! You could travel far and wide in your search for spiritual knowledge, enlightenment and optimal health. You will be extending your boundaries, expanding your consciousness and exploring inner and outer space. Take advantage of any opportunities for education, writing, publishing & marketing.
With Uranus now in ARIES (2011–2019), you’ll be experiencing an element of change & unpredictability in your public and professional life. During this 7-year cycle, you’ll be awakening to your personal power, experiencing leadership opportunities and possibly changing career directions. Once Uranus makes its initial entry into TAURUS (5/15 – 11/6/18), you can expect your social life to take on a more spontaneous & unconventional flavor — you’ll be joining up with some unique, unorthodox & revolutionary characters! Look for opportunities to participate in joint creative projects and collaborative efforts with those individuals who share your interests & ideals.
While Saturn transits CAPRICORN (12/20/17–12/16/20), you’ll be restructuring the way you relate to others, clearing the decks of those who aren’t reliable or committed to your highest good, and creating space for productive partnerships and teamwork activities. Accept nothing less than mutual respect, honest communication & accountability in your one-on-one interactions! Make wise choices in your alliances, and only get involved with those whom you trust and can count on. Mature, responsible individuals will be the ones who can provide the balance you require for your personal development and emotional well-being; a serious, long-term relationship could develop during this cycle!
With Jupiter now in SCORPIO (10/10/17−11/7/18), a creative, enterprising spirit is welling up within you. It’s the year for initiating new projects, hobbies or business ventures. Romance may also be in the cards! Take some risks, do things you’ve never done before and have some fun. You’re ready for a major rejuvenation in your life − children could be a positive influence in your life, reminding you how to kick up your heels and play! You may find it helpful to review what was going on in your life when this same cycle was in effect 12 years ago (10/25/05 –11/23/06).
Once Jupiter begins its new 13-month transit of SAGITTARIUS on 11/8/18, you’ll be redirecting your enthusiasm into work and health matters. You’ll want to make your workplace a more positive, inspiring place to be. It’s also an optimal year to upgrade your health; exercise, relaxation techniques, mediation and a spiritual practice could be especially beneficial to your well=being, along with pets. You’ll be lucky in finding helpful doctors and healers if you need them.
On 11/6/18, the Lunar North Node will begin a new 18-month cycle in the sign CANCER. You will find yourself in the forefront during this transit, attracting what you need and drawing others to you for your nurturing, caring nature. During this fortunate cycle, you will have a knack for being at the right place at the right time!
©2018 Diane Elizabeth Clarke