(August 22 – September 22, ’17)

You’ll be intensely engrossed in personal projects & creative endeavors this month; an enterprising, playful & risk-taking urge is kicking in, especially on 8/26, 9/5, 9, 16, 20 & 22.  It’s time to have fun and take on new experiences.  However, make sure that the details are clarified and your foundations are secure before starting new ventures (wait until after 9/5 before leaping in, due to Mercury’s retrograde).  A significant relationship could get off the ground after 9/5, too.  Strengthen your personal & financial support systems on 8/22 & 9/2.Image result for treesBack off a bit, however, on 8/24, 9/4, 6 (Full Moon), 13 & 19); take others into consideration.  After 8/25, when Venus – your planet – enters LEO, you’ll be inspired to beautify and spruce up your home.  Family interactions can especially sweet & loving on 9/12, 14-15 & 17.  If you need to take care of any health issues, make improvements in work procedures or personnel, or hire someone to help around the house, aim for 8/27 & 9/11

LONG-TERM FORECAST:  You’ll be experiencing a renewed spirit of adventure, expansiveness and optimism while Pluto is in the sign CAPRICORN (20082024).  During this inspiring 16-year cycle, you’ll be exploring new territory, extending your vistas and communicating with others on a global scale – the world is your playground!  Travel, education, writing, publishing, marketing & promotional matters will take top priority.  Your belief systems will undergo a transformational process, as you’ll be investigating higher levels of consciousness and seeking greater understanding of your place in the cosmic scheme of things.  Maintain a positive outlook, stay in integrity with yourself and your ideals, and – most of all – tell the truth!

While Neptune transits PISCES (2012-2026), a subtle shift is taking place within your social life.  During this 14-year cycle, outgrown friendships & alliances will be dissolving, making way for those who deeply share similar interests, ideals, visions & spiritual values. Expect some mystical, magical connections!  While Uranus is in ARIES (20102018), you’ll be exposed to advanced technologies, progressive methods and alternative approaches in work & health matters.  During this “7-year itch,” you’ll be developing new techniques, inventing unique systems & researching offbeat subjects.  It’s time for redefining priorities, clarifying your motives and clearing away any self-defeating behavior patterns or emotional debris.  Release the past!

While Saturn transits SAGITTARIUS (12/23/1412/20/17), you’ll be taking care of business in a more realistic, responsible & mature manner.  During this 3-year cycle, disciplined, patient and committed efforts in handling joint finances, business partnerships, taxes, insurance, debts, parental obligations & legal matters will bring solid permanent results.  Align only with those who are trustworthy & ethical.

With Jupiter now in LIBRA (since 9/9/16), strive for balance in work & health matters.  Opportunities to improve procedures and update technology will arise.  It may be a time for adding or training employees, or finding someone to assist you around the house.  When it comes to your health, you’ll be very fortunate in finding those practitioners who can truly help you.  Once Jupiterbegins its new year-long cycle in SCORPIO on 10/10/17, you’ll be ready lighten your load, free up and align with positive, uplifting individuals.  Partnerships & teamwork activities will bring much personal growth your way.


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