GENERAL PLANETARY INFLUENCES 28.7-3.8.2014
A quieter, more settled week planetary wise, with only the Moon changing signs as it normally does, and Mercury changing signs from 1st August.
The Sun has now moved into dramatic, power seeking, extravagant, flamboyant and bossy Leo, with organization and good timing being important.
The Moon starts the week in domineering, exuberant, melodramatic Leo. On Wednesday it moves into responsive, inquisitive, logical Virgo. On Friday it moves into charming, harmonious, peaceful Libra, finishing the week there.
Mercury remains in ingenious, intuitive, compassionate & responsive Cancer until the end of the month. On 1st August it moves into organized, dogmatic, stubborn Leo, with tendencies to over dramatize.
Venus remains in caring, devoted, empathetic, Cancer, with overly emotional reactions at times.
Mars has now moved into obsessive, jealous, sensual and resourceful Scorpio, causing possible inner control and power issues for some.
Jupiter is now settling into compassionate, positive, expansive and flamboyant Leo, making us generous and honest.
Saturn remains in responsible, shrewd, strong-willed Scorpio, until the end of 2014. It starts traveling Direct from Tuesday, enabling us to start being a bit more expansive in some situations.
Uranus remains in assertive, blunt, energetic, self-willed Aries, for several years, and can make us individualistic and rebellious, unexpected events or disruptive emotional matters, may distract us, or help us see things differently.
Neptune remains in sensitive, intuitive Pisces for the foreseeable future, and helps us gradually develop more empathy, compassion, and build understanding, in a wide variety of ways, but also indicates a need to remain realistic. Neptune is now traveling Retrograde until Mid December, indicating boundaries between reality and illusion may blur at times, causing possible confusion, with a need to look at people and situations realistically.
Pluto remains in Capricorn for quite a few years, so is a very long term influence, showing knowledge gradually acquired on deeper levels, with balance, & realistic ways of recycling & developing our intuitive knowledge further, to use practically. Pluto travels Retrograde until late September, with a relentless search for inner truth, furthering our self knowledge approached the right way.
Planetary Aspects This Week:
Sun and Jupiter remain conjunct – More confidence and enthusiasm, but a need for moderation.
Sun and Mercury conjunct from Friday – Originality, individuality in thinking and harmonious dealings with others.
Sun and Mars square – Patience helps when considering impulsive or rash decisions.
Sun and Neptune inconjunct – At times responsibilities extremely pressing, maybe with some self-sacrifice.
Sun and Pluto inconjunct – Other people may seem overly demanding in their expectations.
Sun and Moon sextile Friday and Saturday – Tranquil, and happy relations with other people.
Moon and Saturn square Monday – A serious outlook and need to progress.
Moon and Uranus trine Monday – Alertness, with curiosity, and a need to gain knowledge of what’s occurring.
Moon sextile Mars Wednesday – Enthusiastic responses made to others.
Moon sextile Venus Wednesday and Thursday – Optimism, a need to be with others, and willingness to discuss any issues arising.
Moon sextile Mercury Thursday and Friday – Thoughtfulness and sensitivity shown to other people.
Moon sextile Saturn Wednesday and Thursday – Caution and reserve in emotional mattes, with a possible need to think things through.
Moon trine Pluto Wednesday – Any emotional issues can be handled responsibly.
Moon opposite Neptune Wednesday – Escapism, with a need for creative outlets for talents.
Moon sextile Jupiter Friday – Empathy, generosity and a philosophical outlook.
Moon square Pluto Friday and Saturday – Intense emotions, trivialities and petty details can be really aggravating.
Moon square Venus Saturday – A need to be aware of other people’s motives.
Moon opposite Uranus Saturday – Nervous tension or possible conflict regarding emotional matters.
Mercury square Uranus Monday and Tuesday – Very quick perceptions of people and situations.
Mercury trine Saturn Monday and Tuesday – Self discipline with a methodical attitude.
Mercury conjunct Jupiter from Friday – Confidence can build with enhanced knowledge and meaningful discussions with people.
Mercury square Mars from Friday – A need to listen to other people, and avoid becoming too quarrelsome.
Mercury inconjunct Neptune from Friday – A need to avoid worrying over imagined problems, or building issues out of proportion.
Venus square Uranus – A need for some personal freedom in one to one relationships.
Venus trine Neptune up to Thursday – Kindness and sympathy shown to others, with a romantic outlook, but a need to remain practical too.
Venus trine Saturn – Good judgement and understanding about other people.
Venus opposite Pluto – Emotional and sexual relationships may be intense and very passionate.
Mars sextile Pluto – Considerable willpower and forcefulness can stimulate action if used appropriately.
Mars remains square to Jupiter – A need to find a balance, and try to avoid extremes.
Mars trine Neptune –Keen sensitivities enable insincerity to be detected in others.
Jupiter inconjunct Neptune – Some distortion between intellect and emotions can prove stressful.
Saturn and Pluto remain sextile – A deeper sense of inevitable changes and transformation.
Saturn still inconjuncts Uranus – Probable difficulty establishing priorities in obligations.
Uranus square Pluto long term – A need for freedom and independence, and rebellion against interactions that are too close for comfort.
Neptune and Pluto sextile long term – A need for positive reactions to circumstances and general changes that occur within society.
ARIES 21 March – 20 April
You gain great pleasure from your leisure time & personal interests. You enjoy spending quality time at home. From Friday you communicate positively. You’re affectionate to loved ones. You can be secretive or obsessive. You’re great company to be around, purposeful attitude, & concentrate well. You’re original, but erratic & contemplative, focusing on career progress.
TAURUS 21 April – 21 May
You feel happiest surrounded by family, spending time at home. You’re talkative but maybe stressed. From Friday you have stronger bonds with loved ones. You enjoy getting out & about. You may quarrel with a partner. You feel happiest at home, offering support to your partner. You’re extremely intuitive, but may view some friends idealistically, & have inflexible views.
GEMINI 22 May – 21 June
You spend a lot of time on the phone, as communication is vital. You astutely manage your finances. From Friday you’re curious, but superficially interested. You may make a few impulse buys. You’re very hard working. You seek to improve your mind, but may ignore some health issues. You’re original, individual, idealistic & ambitious, but can be emotional or obsessive.
CANCER 22 June – 23 July
You may be generous & acquisitive, seeking status. You express yourself positively & inspire others. From Friday you can bargain astutely. Your charm wins people over. You’re passionate, energetic & impatient. You may consider investing money, & are creative & innovative. You’re professional, with original ideas, but maybe naive, & might manipulate your partner at times.
LEO 24 July – 23 August
You inspire others with your joy for life & enthusiasm. Your emotions & mind may clash at times. From Friday you’re much more articulate. You can’t easily express your emotions. You like to take charge at home. Your enthusiasm inspires others, but you may feel a bit insecure. You seek mental stimulation, have ingenious ideas, & should investigate ongoing health issues.
VIRGO 24 August – 23 September
You need time alone & privacy, may worry, but are deeply intuitive. You relate positively to close friends. From Friday logic & intuition may clash. You’re an affectionate, caring friend. You speak your mind directly. You’re selfless but private, reliable & focused. You may argue about joint finances with a partner, & seem vague or distant, but are emotional & passionate.
LIBRA 24 September – 23 October
You enjoy socialising, meeting friends & other people. You’re practical, hardworking & very professional. From Friday you have more time to socialise. You responsibly fulfil career goals. You’re driven to make money & succeed. You’re inspiring to friends, even if money is limited. You dislike partnership restrictions, should look after your health, & can be changeable at home.
SCORPIO 24 October – 22 November
You put a lot of effort into your career, & are ambitious. You enjoy expanding your boundaries & learning. From Friday you’re professional and responsible. You’re cultured & philosophical. You’re competitive & wilful. You’re driven to succeed professionally, but may lack confidence. You’re innovative & original, but can be overly imaginative, curious & preoccupied by detail.
SAGITTARIUS 23 November – 21 December
You feel drawn to faraway places, & exploring different cultures. You can fixate but deal well with business. From Friday you expand your knowledge. You may be quite emotionally intense. You’re caring but can’t easily share problems. You’re positive & philosophical, but introspective. You’re imaginative, with a chaotic home life, but businesslike, competent & financially astute.
CAPRICORN 22 December – 20 January
You may be fatalistic, or deeply emotional, but regenerative. You share great understanding with a partner. From Friday you need a satisfying love life. You feel really close to a partner. You’re drawn to challenging friends. You can make money in business, & enjoy meeting old friends. Family home life is erratic, & you can be vague, & inscrutable, but you do have great potential.
AQUARIUS 21 January – 19 February
You feel happy & positive with a partner, having a close bond. You’re precise & practical at work. From Friday you share deeper understanding with your partner. You need a regular work routine. You’re ambitious & driven. You feel happy with a partner, & are responsible. You have many ideas, & feel financially vulnerable, remaining focused, but secretive & tense at times.
PISCES 20 February – 20 March
You work very hard, & offer help & support to other people. You’re speculative, communicating positively. From Friday you’re methodical, but may worry. You feel emotional, romantic & creative. You’re adventurous & enterprising. You’re supportive, but wary of changes. You may be erratic with money, & self deceptive, or have ongoing challenging friendships to deal with.
I can’t guarantee anything shown on these horoscopes, they can only offer general information, as written by Beverley Taylor or Astrologymix so please note that they should be considered for entertainment purposes only. However I do make every effort to ensure the information I give is as accurate as possible. If you do have any queries please feel free to contact me.