September 2018 Horoscopes

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With Virgo season underway, we should see a stark contrast between the wobbly energy of last month and the more grounded energy of this month. Although Mars will be moving back into unconventional Aquarius, which should stir things up a bit; having the Sun and communicative Mercury in Virgo should help us with staying flexible, organized, and sane. And if we feel like we’ve fallen off track or off target, the New Moon in Virgo on September 9 will help us find our bearings again and get back on the wagon. Meanwhile, pleasure-loving Venus will be in all-or-nothing Scorpio, making sure that whatever or whomever we invest our time and resources into will truly be worth the trouble.

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Monthly Horoscopes for November 2017

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Aries: Your finances continue to be a focus as November opens with a Full Moon in Taurus landing in your zone of income, self-worth, and possessions on November 4th. Under the influence of this moon, an income stream could come to an end or you could be pushed to change your financial habits. One message that this Moon is bringing for you for though, is the need for you to better honor your worth. That means if you've been underselling your skills or putting up with a job that undervalues you, this full moon will remind you that you can't survive this way. As a matter of fact, your focus should be on thriving, instead of just scraping by. As such, you may want to kick your job search into high gear, with an emphasis on finding something worth your while as opposed to a quick-fix kind of job. Yes, bills need to be paid, but if you keep wasting your time on menial, dead-end jobs it won't get you any closer to where you want to be. Trust that if you're putting in the work and you've taken a shot at getting something you want, the universe will respond in kind. That's why on November 5th, communication planet Mercury will be moving into Sagittarius (your zone of travel, opportunity, and education) to help you build up your faith, so you can see what's really possible. Mercury will be motivating you to open your mind and shift your perspective. Your options will no longer seem as bleak as they may seem right now. You’ve got to be open to something new though.

By November 7th, Venus – the planet of love and money – moves into Scorpio; your zone of intimacy, finances, and rebirth. In matters of the heart, Venus could help you with attracting a deeper, soulful kind of love as the casual flings won’t cut it. Though if you’ve been down on love, hosting Venus in this area of your chart could also help you with healing heartbreak and moving on. Sometimes it takes a bit of bottoming out to get to a place where you can start fresh. Look to the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th, to help you kick start your emotional healing. Hint: part of this work may mean that you’ll have to come to terms with your dark side, as well as beginning the process of owning those pieces of you that you’ve been taught were bad, ugly, or undeserving. Since this zone is also connected to money, this new moon could also help you with achieving financial freedom. Strategize ways that you (and your partner, if applicable) can pay off debt and get your books in order. If you do have a partner, the two of you may decide to pool your resources together at this time for a joint investment, like buying a house or condo. If you need a loan, this moon can help. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, putting the spotlight back on your sense of adventure. Spending time in a different country or city, taking classes, and pursuing new experiences will rejuvenate you. Meanwhile, Neptune going forward in Pisces (your zone of retreat and healing) on November 22nd, helps to restore your faith in something bigger.

Taurus: Like Michael Jackson once said, “you are not alone”. There are people in your corner that are ready to love and support you and this month, your job is to connect with them. Though in order to do so, you may have to be willing to let go of the notion that it’s just you against the world. That’s why the Full Moon in Taurus, landing in your zone of confidence and self-image on November 4th, will be motivating you to heal and release your old wounds. At the same time, some of your relationships may experience a shakeup as you’re also called to let go of stagnant and self-limiting connections. When communicative Mercury moves into Sagittarius on November 5th and into your zone of intimacy, finances, and rebirth; you’re asked to dive deep into the spaces of your heart and soul to see the ways that you may have been giving your power and attention away to the unworthy. Mercury will be asking that you get more comfortable with your intuition, as ignoring it will only lead to you feeling more mistrustful of yourself and others. The key here is using your intuitive power to suss out the people that are truly genuine while keeping the fugazi ones at arms length. Writing down your feelings in a journal or discussing them with a therapist could be cathartic for you. If you’re a creative type, you might also opt to work out these thoughts and feelings in a creative piece. In terms of finances, Mercury will also help you to work out a budget to improve your savings or reduce your debts.

By the 7th, Venus (your patron saint) moves into the deep waters of Scorpio and into your zone of partnerships. With Venus’ help, you could meet someone with commitment potential, if single and looking, while those of you already in relationships could re-devote yourselves to the love you have. Since this zone also covers business partnerships, you should also look towards joining forces with others that can help you to make more money. That’s why the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th will be helping you to establish the right connections, in your professional life as well as your romantic life. However, if relationships have been a sore spot for you, look to this moon to help you with clearing space for the kinds of people that you want and deserve to have in your life. Know that you don’t have to settle or cling to “almost, not quite right” relationships out of fear of being alone. With Scorpio it’s either all or nothing, no halfway. This theme of all or nothing will be especially strong come November 21st, when the Sun moves into Sagittarius, continuing the work that Mercury in Sagittarius started. Over the next few weeks, while the Sun travels here, you should expect to do a soul recon mission of sorts, as the cosmos asks you to get in deeper touch with your truest desires. Why do think that you shouldn’t have what you want? Is it because you’ve been taught to accept a life full of hardship? Allow Sagittarius season to help you to reconnect to abundance, true love, and pleasure.

Gemini: This month you may find out that it’s all about learning how to balance your needs with the needs of others without losing yourself or making yourself crazy in the process. Thanks to the Full Moon in Taurus (November 4th) that lands in your zone of rest, endings and healing; part of this work will require that you address your needs at the outset. As an intellectual Air sign, you often live in your head and get uncomfortable when it comes to feeling your feelings, but this full moon will push you to pay attention to them. As you pave the way for new things and experiences to enter your life, know that you have to be willing to let go of anything that isn’t working for you. Under this moon, this could mean an attachment to the past, an old emotional wound, or a build-up of resentments. If you find yourself feeling particularly unable to let go or move on, this moon could also inspire you to seek the help of a therapist or spiritual guide, especially as Mercury (your patron saint) moves into Sagittarius on November 5th and into your zone of partnership; encouraging you to build a winning team. On the 7th, pleasure loving Venus moves into Scorpio, your zone of health, work, and routine. With Venus here, this could be a good time to ramp up your self-care regimen by making sure to get good foods to eat (treats included) and enough beauty rest. When it comes to your professional life, Venus could also help you to find a new job or your workday to go much smoother.

On the 18th, the New Moon in Scorpio steps in to help you with getting your sh*t together. Consider this moon a gift from the universe as you’ll find that getting back on track when it comes to a fitness program or a daily schedule will be much easier to do. At the same time, since Scorpio is a sign that loves to purge anything that’s considered dead weight, you could also use this moon to help you initiate a mind and body detox. This could include cutting back on alcohol or quitting smoking, as well as clearing out any clutter that you may have in your office or living space. Either way, the goal is to practice taking care of your needs first, so you can operate from a full place instead of a depleted one. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, bringing the attention back to partnerships. In terms of love, some Gemini could meet someone new while those of you that are already attached, may find yourselves focused on your shared goals or interests. With Mercury also in Sagittarius, look to establishing relationships that offer something new for you to learn or experience. Though that doesn’t mean that everyone is invited to the party though. Connecting with people one-on-one will make for genuine, longer lasting relationships. On the 22nd, when Neptune moves forward again in Pisces, your zone of career and achievement, things won’t seem so foggy or uncertain like before.

Cancer: You’ve got big plans, but how willing are you to do what it takes to follow through on them? This might be the question that needs an answer this month as the planets bring attention to your long range plans and the things you’re truly passionate about. Your journey begins on November 4th, with the Full Moon in Taurus landing in your zone of friendship, hopes, and wishes. With the help of this full moon, you’re pushed to release any doubts or fears that you have around moving forward and pursuing what you really want. If you haven’t figured out by now, the universe is ready for you to stop playing yourself small. That means it’s time to grab the bull by its horns (thank you, Taurus) and don’t let go. This may even mean breaking away from your tried and true methods in favor for a fresh approach. On November 5th, Mercury, the planet of details and communication, moves into Sagittarius; your zone of work, health, and routines. With Mercury at home in this zone of your chart, its job will be to help you work out the fine details in your planning and strategy. This may include looking at ways to develop and hone your marketable skills, as well as devising ways to simplify your life. Hint: it’s time to cut back on the distractions. Though don’t think it’ll be all work and no play this month, as sweet and charming Venus finally leaves your home zone on November 7th and moves into Scorpio – your zone of love, creativity, and fun.

Venus will be on hand to remind you how irresistible you are, which means that you could start a promising romance over the weeks that follow, while those of you already in relationships could find yourselves being healed through the power of love. Since Venus is also connected to creative endeavors and money, you may be able to draw in some extra cash by putting yourself and your talents out there in a big way. Again, the theme for this month is to show up and show out! By the 18th, the New Moon in Scorpio swings through, pushing you to deep dive into your passions. When it comes to the progress you make this month, it’s all about focusing on the things that touch your heart. Keep this in mind – if you’re heart isn’t 100% into something; whether it be an offer, a project, or a person – leave it alone. On the 21st, the focus shifts back to your health and routines when the Sun moves into Sagittarius. Over the next few weeks, expect to work on improving your health, balancing your work-life schedule, and breaking unhealthy habits. For some of you, this might be a good time to clean out those closets and donate what you’re no longer using to charity. On the 22nd, Neptune begins moving forward again in Pisces; your zone of travel, education, and opportunity which may be helpful for restoring your faith in what’s possible. Believe in you.

Leo: Fulfillment is the theme for you this month, as the stars align to help you make sure you’re getting the most bang for your proverbial buck. It all begins with the Full Moon in Taurus on November 4th, which lands in your zone of career and achievement. Under this moon, you could decide to make a swift exit from your current job, especially if you haven’t been feeling happy at what you do. While a title and status looks good to others and on a resume, it doesn’t mean much if you don’t enjoy what you do or the position you’re in. Your career should be challenging yes, but not at the expense of your well-being, remember that. Should you find yourself looking for a new job, this moon can help you to use the reputation you’ve built to leverage a better opportunity. And if you’re happy where you are professionally, this full moon could also help you to garner attention and accolades from some very influential people. Don’t be surprised if suddenly everyone wants to work with you or know more about what you do. Overall, when it comes to your career, it’s time to stop dialing it in. Think about things that make you want to get out of bed in the morning and strategize ways you can capitalize on them. Thankfully, Mercury enters Sagittarius (your zone of creativity and passion) on November 5th which will help you to get your juices flowing again. With the planet of thought and communication in this zone, your brain should be moving a mile a minute with inspiration and ideas.

Though this month won’t solely be about your professional life. Your home and family life will also call for your attention, but in a good way. That’s because pleasure-loving Venus will be moving into Scorpio, your zone of home and family, on November 7th.  As such, you may decide to redecorate or rearrange your living space, which could do wonders in improving the energy in your home as well as your mood. Entertaining guests at your home and spending time with close family and friends will also be a source of delight. If you’ve been hunting for a new place to live, Venus in Scorpio, coupled with the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th, could help you to magnetize your dream home. Speaking of the new moon, if you’ve been holding on to any hurt or resentment around a strained relationship with a family member (most likely a parent), this moon may also help you with mending the rift between you or finding the healing you need to move forward. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius. With the Sun shining it’s light here, your own radiance will be hard to ignore. As such, you could find yourself with more than your fair share of adoring fans and admirers, some of which will catch your eye too. If you’re already in a relationship, you and your bae will be in the mood to rekindle the romance. On November 22nd, Neptune goes forward again in Pisces, your zone of intimacy and finances, which could help to clear up a pending or confusing financial matter.

Virgo: This month, your lesson is to figure out ways you can better put your words and ideas to work for you. Your mission begins on November 4th, with the Full Moon in Taurus landing in your zone of travel, education, and opportunity. With the help of this full moon, you could be offered the chance to teach or study abroad, or land an opportunity to get published. Think of this as your chance to bring your voice to a larger audience, allowing you to positively impact the world with what you have to say. You just have to be willing to speak up and be heard. Meanwhile, this moon is calling you to break free of self-defeating attitudes and thinking, all the while pushing you to reach for some of your biggest dreams. On the 5th, Mercury (your patron saint) leaves your zone of communication and steps into Sagittarius, your zone of home and family. This means that over the next few weeks, you may find that much of your attention is focused on something related to your home life or past. This could involve buying or selling a home, moving or relocating, or taking a trip down memory lane with family. If you need to open up to someone at this time about something you’ve been feeling or that’s been weighing on you, Mercury could also help you to get the closure or resolution that you need.      

When charming Venus moves into Scorpio on November 7th and into your zone of communication, expect your powers of charm and flirtation to go up several notches. Put this power to good use by striking up conversations and setting up meetings with people you want to get close to, as these will be the folks that will help you spread the word when it comes to something you may want to market or release to the public. At the same time, the creative inspiration you receive now will be hard to ignore, which means the ideas you generate could help you to bring in some extra money. As such, humility will only get you so far. Don’t undersell or underestimate your talent. You’ve got something worth sharing and as it turns out, it’s pretty valuable too. Look to the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th to help you with implementing any plans that you may have along these lines. Since this area of your chart also has to do with your skill set, you may even decide to return to school or take a training course to beef up your arsenal. On November 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, bringing the attention back to your home and family. Over the next few weeks, your job will be to improve your sense of stability and to make sure you’re getting the emotional nourishment you need. On the 22nd, Neptune begins moving forward again in Pisces, your zone of partnerships which could help you with releasing a flimsy relationship.                        

Libra: To paraphrase the Wu-Tang Clan – cash rules everything around you this month, C.R.E.A.M, get the money. That’s because there’s a Full Moon in Taurus landing in your zone of intimacy and finances on November 4th, which could have you ready to take a big step with your bae. As such, the two of you could decide to put a down a payment on a home, car, or your wedding planning expenses. If debt has been a problem for you, this moon could also help you to come up with a manageable repayment plan or a better budget. Either way, your financial security takes precedence this month, which means you could get the opportunity to build yourself a more solid foundation. For those of you recovering from heartbreak, this moon could also provide you with the push to move on and heal. With Taurus being a sign that’s associated with self-worth, the full moon can help you to see where you may need to take back your power and let go of those that don’t honor or respect you. You deserve the world, Libra. Don’t allow anyone to make you feel any different. By the 5th, communicative Mercury moves into Sagittarius, your zone of communication. With Mercury at home in this zone, use the next couple of weeks to get your hands on as many new books, articles, podcasts, films, etc. that you can handle as your mind will be hungry for new info and points of view. If you have your own media project that you’d like to share, Mercury can help you to generate listeners and buzz.

On the 7th, when Venus (your patron saint) moves into Scorpio, your zone of income and possessions, get ready to make it rain. Tap into Venus’ power of attraction to draw the right job opportunity, client, or cash cow. Hint: it should be something that lights you up at the mere thought of it. Oh, and keep thinking about it to draw it to you faster. While there should be an abundance of opportunities to increase your cash flow, things may not really pop off financially until November 18th. That’s when the New Moon in Scorpio lands to help you reset your money making mojo. Meanwhile, this new moon will also be pushing you to get better with how you manage your money as well. Still, Venus will be giving you the urge to splurge, which means you shouldn’t feel bad about treating yourself to something nice. Just try not to break the bank. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, putting the focus back on your zone of communication. This means your source of warmth and energy will come from connecting with the world around you. Networking, socializing; both on and offline, will be key for you this month when it comes to getting ahead. Opportunities that you find may come by who you know or via word of mouth so keep your eyes and ears open. On the 22nd, when Neptune begins moving forward again in Pisces; your zone of work, health, and routine – you’ll no longer be spinning your wheels.

Scorpio: You’re the darling of the moment, Scorpio, and this month shows no signs of that ending anytime soon. Part of this is because of the Full Moon in Taurus landing in your zone of partnership on November 4th. With the help of this full moon, you could find yourself saying goodbye to a dead-end relationship, which could be romantic or professional. With things glowing up for you, the last thing you need is to be carrying around dead weight or dealing with unnecessary distractions. Though if things are running smoothly between you and your bae, you could decide to take things to the next level with each other; further deepening your bond. On the 5th, it’s time to talk about money, honey, as busy Mercury moves into your zone of income and self-worth. Budgeting, tracking down money owed to you, as well as sending out resumes and job applications may be a big focus this month. Overall, you should expect to spend lots of time discussing your cash and looking for ways you can bring in more of it. Consulting or freelancing may be options. On November 7th, magnetic Venus moves into Scorpio, your zone of self-image and confidence. With Venus ramping up your attraction factor, expect to be the one this month that everyone wants (I know, as if this were different from any other day). Though it won’t just be about whose attention you’re grabbing. Venus will be making sure that you fall back in love with yourself too.

Look to the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th, as an opportunity to revamp or update your wardrobe, step out with a fresh new ‘do, or to turn over a new leaf when it comes to your self-care. As such, you could decide to begin a new fitness program and drop a few pounds or increase your body positivity and learn to love yourself as is. Either way, the focus is on being kinder to yourself not pushing yourself to extremes. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius, pulling your attention back to your money. With the abundance that Sagittarius season has to offer, your goal will be to remove the blockages that you may have around prosperity and receiving, which may mean healing the wounds that scarcity or instability may have caused you in the past. Part of this healing may be recognizing how much you are loved. While you are a fighter, everything does not have to be a fight. Trust that what’s meant for you will find you. On the 22nd, Neptune ends its five month retrograde in Pisces, your zone of romance and creativity. With the planet of faith, dreams, and illusions moving forward again, you may finally decide to move forward with a creative idea or make the decision to let go of someone you can’t quite seem to pin down. The key here is not to fool yourself into thinking this person will change or become the person you need them to be. As for your creative efforts, be mindful of giving your talent away for free.

Sagittarius: Happy Birthday, Sagittarius! Your personal new year is here. Though before you get into the festivities, it looks like there’s a few loose ends that you need to tie up first, especially when it comes to your health and healing. Thanks to a Full Moon in Taurus lighting up your zone of work, health, and routine on November 4th, it’s time to put an end to any unhealthy habits that may be getting in the way of you feeling your best. What does your sleep schedule look like? Are you getting enough water? Is your skin bright and glowing or dull and dry? Are you going a little too heavy on the alcohol or sweet treats? This full moon will motivate you to get your health under control. Just remember to implement your changes bit by bit and take things one day at a time. No use in biting off more than you can handle right now anyway. At the same time, you could decide to quit a job around this time, especially if it’s been causing you more stress and aggravation than it’s worth. If you do decide to leave, don’t worry too much about whether or not you’ll be able to find something else. The universe has got your back. On November 5th, communicative Mercury is the first to arrive to your birthday party; stepping into Sagittarius and into your zone of confidence and self-image. As such, your focus turns to meeting and greeting all sorts of new people while creating new experiences and opportunities with each conversation and connection you make.

On the 7th, pleasure-seeking Venus moves into Scorpio; your zone of rest, healing, and retreat. With the help of Venus, your job will be to ramp up your self-care regimen which may include yoga classes, swimming sessions, bodywork like Reiki or massage, or a meditation retreat. Don’t be surprised if you find yourself wanting to spend more time alone. You need the time away to rest and replenish your well. A note: since hosting Venus in this zone also means the chance of developing a behind the scenes love affair, just make sure that the person you set your sights on is really who they say they are, as it might not be so apparent at the start. If they seem too good to be true, they probably are. On the 18th, the New Moon in Scorpio helps you to turn over a new leaf when it comes to a spiritual practice or establishing a healthier work-life balance. Overall, your soul is looking for some nourishment. Feed it. This will help you with clearing out any emotional gunk or residue from the past, so you can make way for a brighter future. Come the 21st, when the Sun moves into Sagittarius, kicking off your birthday season, you’ll be in a better position to receive all the goodies coming your way. As such, consider this moment a reset button of sorts, which will help you to move forward and not look back. Baby steps, though. On the 22nd, Neptune begins moving forward again in Pisces, your zone of home and family. It’s time to put an unhealthy family legacy to rest.

Capricorn: There’s a saying that goes “insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” When it comes to November, this may be something that you’ll want to keep in mind, as this month is about letting go of what no longer works and taking a fresh approach. Your quest begins on November 4th, when the Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of romance and creativity. Under the influence of this moon, you could decide to bring an end to an unsatisfying love affair or have a realization of sorts on the ways in which you hold yourself back from greatness. Hint: stop dimming your light. If you’ve been plugging away at something creative, this moon could also land you in the spotlight, so don’t be shy about soaking up the attention that you deserve. On the 5th, Mercury, the planet of communication, moves into Sagittarius; your zone of rest and healing. With Mercury working behind the scenes, your focus turns inward. Though this is not about occupying your mind with worrisome thoughts and self-doubt. In fact, it will be quite the opposite. Use Mercury to help you practice mindfulness (the power of being present to the moment) and engage the power of meditation. The goal here is to give your mind a rest and to develop your intuition. Journal writing, dream interpretation, and therapy could be beneficial too.

On November 7th, charming Venus leaves your career zone and moves into Scorpio; your zone of friendship and future plans. With Venus bringing the social butterfly out of you and putting you in everyone’s good graces, you should be able to network your way into an impressive opportunity in no time. If you have money to raise for a good cause or a crowdfund project, Venus will also be on hand to help you. Meanwhile, spending time in the company of good friends will do wonders to uplift your spirits. Overall, Venus in Scorpio will be helping you to magnetize the resources you need in order to make your hopes and wishes come true. Though this may mean that you’ll have to be willing to try something different. That’s why the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th, will be helping you along; encouraging you to live by your own rules as opposed to playing it safe or following someone else’s blueprint. In other words, it’s time for you to show up for yourself. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, pulling you back inward. While the Sun is in this low-powered zone of your chart, your goal will be to catch up on your rest and to spend time in comfortable solitude; doing a bit of spiritual housekeeping. Allow Sagittarius season to help you restore your faith in yourself as well as a faith that the universe has your back. On the 22nd, when Neptune goes direct in Pisces, your zone of communication, you should feel inspired again.

Aquarius: With your star on the rise, you’re being called to level up across the board when it comes to your life. As such, you should expect some significant developments this month when it comes to where you are personally and professionally. It all begins on November 4th, with the Full Moon in Taurus landing in your zone of home and family. With the help of this moon, you could finalize a deal when it comes to owning your own home or getting the apartment you’ve been wanting. At the same time, if you’ve been dealing with an overbearing parent or a toxic family member, this moon could also push you to set down some healthier boundaries. Ultimately the goal of this Taurus Moon is to help you clear anything getting in the way of your comfort, stability, and peace of mind. On the 5th, communicative Mercury moves into Sagittarius; your zone of friendship and future plans. Over the next few weeks, you’ll find yourself being in the right place at the right time when it comes to connecting with others, on and offline. As a result, you could meet people with enough clout and influence to help you capitalize on the stellar reputation that you’ve been building. As such, don’t underestimate the power of word of mouth. Meanwhile, you might be called to organize an event or initiative for a worthwhile cause. Mercury will be on your side helping to ensure that things go according to plan. A note: Mercury will be going retrograde next month so try to get as much done as you can this month.

On the 7th, money-making Venus steps into Scorpio; your zone of career and achievement. With Venus helping to turn up your wow factor, you can use this time to leverage yourself a pay raise, promotion, or glowing references from some of the most influential people in your field. Just make sure you continue to bring your A game as all eyes will be on you. That said, you might also garner some media buzz or attention as the result of your name being the one on everyone’s lips right now. Though look to the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th to make your move if you’ve been thinking about switching gears in your career, starting your own business, or going after a position with more prestige and better pay. The new moon will be helping you to implement whatever plans you set into motion at this time, so shoot for the stars. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, bringing the focus back to your friendships and associations. Over the next month, focus on building genuine connections with others that give back as much as they receive from you. There’s no reason why you should be carrying all the weight all the time. (There goes that need for boundaries again). At the same time, when it comes to fulfilling something you been wishing for, Sagittarius season will remind you there’s more than one way to get to where you want to be. Don’t get stuck in tunnel vision. On the 22nd, when Neptune begins moving direct again in Pisces; your zone of income and finances, it’s time to stop measuring yourself by what you have or don’t have.

Pisces: To paraphrase your fellow Pisces, Erykah Badu – I know you’ve got to get your hustle on. That’s why there will be a bevy of planets floating through your zone of career and achievement once Sagittarius season gets underway. But before you get there, the Full Moon in Taurus (November 4th) that lands in your zone of communication, will be on hand to help you make a mental breakthrough. This will be especially important for you if you’ve been feeling blocked or unclear as to what direction you should take, as this moon will be helping you to clear out the cobwebs and tap into your intuition. At the same time, if you have a project or event that you’d like to share with the public, this moon can also help you to spread your message far and wide. Speaking of your message, on November 5th, Mercury moves into Sagittarius – your career zone. This means that you could get the opportunity to speak or present at a major event or in the company of some major movers and shakers in your field. As such, you’ll have to polish up your presentation and study up, as you’ll want to leave a positive, lasting impression. On the 7th, pleasure-seeking Venus moves into Scorpio; your zone of travel, opportunity, and education. If you haven’t been feeling the excitement yet of the good things that are developing for you, take a cue from Venus and pursue anything and everything that gets your heart pumping.

Meanwhile, the New Moon in Scorpio on November 18th, pushes you to move beyond your comfort zone. Traveling or getting a change of scenery could help you to open your mind to new possibilities and fill you with inspiration. The goal of this moon is to help you to reconnect to your thirst for life and sense of adventure. Since this zone also handles media and publishing, you may want to consider pitching article ideas to editors or beginning the proposal for the book you’ve always wanted to write. With Venus and the new moon sharing the same space in your chart, a romance could sweep you off of your feet too. You might find yourself falling for someone of a different culture or of a different zip code. Either way, this person may be able to open up your world in ways that you can’t imagine. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, pulling your focus back to obtaining boss level status. This means your source of confidence and creativity will come by way of pursuing some of your biggest goals and ambitions. With all eyes on you now, don’t hold yourself back with self-doubt. The universe is calling you to step-up and take your life into your own hands. What will you do with it? Here’s a hint: own your power. On the 22nd, Neptune (your patron saint) ends its five month retrograde in Pisces, your zone of confidence and self-image. With Neptune moving forward again, you should feel like you’re moving forward too. It’s time to do the damn thing.

Monthly Horoscopes For September 2017

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Aries: The planets never stop and nor do you, but this month the major focus will be on how you move and who you’re making moves with. Even though we’re entering the month with Mercury retrograde don’t expect September to start off slow, especially as a bevy of planets begin entering Virgo; your zone of health, work, and routine. With the Sun already in this zone, pulling your focus towards getting your sh*t together, Mars is follows along; moving into Virgo on September 5th. With your patron saint in the sign associated with details and dedication, you get the most accomplished this month by paying closer attention to the small day to day things in your life that you may normally want to avoid, like sticking to a schedule. In terms of health, Mars will be motivating you to take better care of yours. You may decide to start a new fitness program or a food detox plan. A note: between Mars entering Virgo and Mercury moving forward again in Leo (your zone of fun and creativity) beginning September 5th, you may be tempted to take on everything at once. However, doing so will easily lead to a burn out. Make sure you use the powers of Virgo to decide what warrants your time and energy and what doesn’t. This will be especially true when the Full Moon in Pisces lands in your zone of rest, healing, and retreat on September 6th.

Under the influence of this Pisces moon, you may find yourself pushed towards a place of surrender, which means giving up the need to control things you have no control over and spending too much time on things that rob you of your sense of fulfillment. In other words, let go. While this moon may have you in your feelings, take it as a cue to address your deeper needs. By the 9th, when Mercury moves back home to Virgo, the pace picks up again; packing your schedule with all sorts of errands and appointments. The key to staying on track will be to finish what you start and keeping things sweet and simple. When Venus arrives to the Virgo party on September 19th, this could be a good time for job hunting. Venus will be beaming her good fortune your way, especially alongside the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th. Tap the power of the new moon to help you with implementing new projects, improving your health, and better aligning with your purpose. When the Sun moves into Libra (your zone of partnership) on September 22nd, look to joining forces with others to help you get ahead professionally. And speaking of your professional life, having transformative Pluto in Capricorn moving forward again (September 28th) in your zone of career and achievement, you should feel a sense of being reborn when it comes to pursuing your goals and ambitions. On the 29th, when Mercury moves into Libra, look to connect with new people; especially those that can teach you something new.

Taurus: Ready? Set? Go, Taurus! Though we’re entering the month on the tail end of a Mercury retrograde, it won’t mean that September will be a slow-moving month, as the stars will be doing their share to help push you forward. The action begins on September 5th, with passionate Mars entering Virgo, your zone of romance, creativity, and adventure. With Mars revving things up, you’ll find that you’ll be craving more fun and excitement than usual. This is a good thing as Mars will help you to find the courage to try new things and avoid getting stuck on the same old stuff. That goes for love affairs too. With Mercury moving forward again in Leo (September 5th); your zone of home and family, you should have a clear idea of what you may need to release from your past in order to move forward. You may need to save some of those goodbyes for some of the people in your life, especially if they haven’t been the type you can count on. The Full Moon in Pisces on September 6th may highlight this as it illuminates your zone of friendships and alliances. At the same time, this moon may also show you where you could do more to give back to others or be more supportive of a friend. On the 9th, Mercury moves into Virgo; fueling your passion to learn something new. With Mercury’s help, you could decide to take classes in fiction writing, music, or find just the right outlet for your creative inspiration.

When Venus (your patron saint) arrives in Virgo on the 19th, you’ll find you’re in the mood for love, as the planet of pleasure cranks up the romance. If single and interested in making a love match, you could have plenty of opportunities to meet someone new over the coming weeks. Meanwhile, if you’ve already found the love of your life, Venus in Virgo could help to rekindle the flame between the two of you and perhaps bring up a convo about having children. On another note, having Venus working alongside Mercury, could also show you how to make some extra cash off a hobby or a creative skill. By September 20th, the New Moon in Virgo could help you to get in touch with your passion while pushing you to be a more authentic version of yourself. On the 22nd, the Sun moves into Libra (your zone of health, work, and routine) encouraging you to find more of a balance between your work life and your private life. This may mean scaling back on the hours at work, eating better, or making your environment clutter free. With transformative Pluto moving direct in Capricorn (your zone of travel and education) on September 28th, you may realize where you need to let go of outworn beliefs or philosophies in order to get the most out of life. On the 29th, Mercury joins the Sun in Libra, kicking off a busy yet productive period. Don’t be afraid to ask for help if you need it.

Gemini: As you come out of August still feeling a bit wobbly, especially as Mercury (your ruling planet) spent most of last month retrograde, your goal for September is to make sure that you’re standing on solid ground before you move forward. You’ll receive some help with this mission as a bevy of planets line up in Virgo; your zone of home and family. With the Sun already in this zone, you may already be looking for ways to improve your sense of stability. When Mars moves into Virgo on the 5th, you may decide to move or upgrade your home to increase your peace of mind, or you may decide to enlist the help of a therapist to address any anxiety, anger, or sadness that may be keeping you off kilter. When Mercury begins moving forward again in Leo on September 5th, in your zone of communication and ideas, the delays and miscommunications you may have experienced over the last few weeks begin to subside. Hopefully, you were able to learn ways in which you could be more effective with your communication skills or where you may need to let go of an outdated perspective. On September 6th, the Full Moon in Pisces lights up your zone of career, fame, and achievement. Under the influence of this moon, you could decide to leave an unfulfilling position, or switch your career trajectory towards something that better aligns with what you really want; especially if you’ve been wasting too much time trying to make others happy. Since full moons also represent a culmination, you could find yourself on the receiving end of an award or another form of recognition.

By the 9th, Mercury leaves Leo and moves back into Virgo, which may have you thinking heavily about the past, as well as the relationship you have to people in your family. Having thoughtful Mercury traveling in this zone of your chart may ask you to challenge or examine your family’s belief system or traditions as a means of figuring out if makes sense to use them as a standard for living your own life. Though your home and family life improves when Venus enters Virgo on September 19th. With the help from the planet of pleasure and beauty, use this time for redecorating, organizing, and improving the comfort level of your home. This might mean parting ways with a bad roommate or doing something as simple as buying yourself a good pair of sheets. Though when it comes to investing in any big changes when it comes to your home or family life, look to the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th to help you with implementing your plans. On the 22nd, the Sun enters Libra; your zone of romance and creativity. With the Sun lighting up this area of your chart, it’s all about finding your confidence to be the true standout you were born to be. Maybe this means being more open about your skills or talents or learning how to better show up for yourself. Remember, confidence is also an aphrodisiac. On the 28th, transformative Pluto moves forward again in Capricorn, your zone of intimacy and finances, to help you put an end to the ways that you may be giving up your power. When Mercury moves into Libra on September 29th, it’s time to reconnect to the pleasure of learning.

Cancer: This month is largely about focus, determination, and learning the importance of finishing what you start. The lesson begins on September 5th, when motivating Mars moves into Virgo, your zone of communication. With Mars kicking your brain into overdrive and intensifying your craving to learn and crank out new ideas, you should find yourself eager to study, train, or working to turn a brilliant concept into something more tangible. However, instead of losing focus at the first sign of a challenge, the discipline of Virgo will help you to be more deliberate about the projects you start while developing a realistic plan to make them happen. This will be especially true when Mercury joins the party in Virgo on September 9th, teaching you the value of honing your craft, vision, and skills. Though with Mercury still in Leo (your money zone) until then, your job is to focus on ways you can improve your income. During Virgo season, that may mean looking for ways to make yourself more marketable and getting people interested in what you have to say. When the Full Moon in Pisces lands in your zone of travel, education, and opportunity on September 6th, you may find yourself bringing yourself a step closer to fulfilling a dream or seeing your name in print. However, the goal of this full moon, is to stir you out of places where you may have gotten too comfortable so you can continue to grow. You’re not only gaining courage to step out of your comfort zone but you’re learning how to best map your direction so you don’t get thrown off course along the way.

On September 19th, Venus moves into Virgo, bestowing you with the powers of persuasion. If you want to work your wit and charm on others, Venus can help you shine when it comes to presentations, meetings, and negotiations. At the same time, hosting Venus in your communication zone can also show you the power of speaking what you want into existence. Allow the power of Virgo to teach you the importance of choosing your words carefully and saying things with intent.  On the 20th, the New Moon in Virgo gives you the green light to move full steam ahead on a project or idea like a website, blog, or social media campaign. Look to ways you can fine tune your message and target your audience. On the 22nd, the Sun enters Libra; your zone of home and family. This means that over the next month, your source of warmth, light, and energy will come from spending time with close family and friends and taking care of home related projects. With powerful Pluto in Capricorn going forward again in Capricorn (your zone of partnership and marriage) on September 28, you may decide to walk away from a disempowering relationship or choose to deepen your bond to the one you love. On the 29th, Mercury shifts into Libra which could keep you busy on the home front. If you’ve been thinking about buying or selling property, you could strike a good deal.

Leo: With a bevy of planets transiting through Virgo; your zone of income and possessions, your cash (how you spend it and how you make it) will be a major focus for you. The state of your finances will be particularly important as aggressive Mars enters Virgo on September 5th, which could ramp up your spending or bring an unexpected expense. At the same time, Mars will be on hand to help you find the courage you need to demand an income that matches your worth. Overall, it’s time to stop settling out of fear that you can’t get (or don’t deserve) what you want. Meanwhile Mercury finishes its retrograde (also on September 5th) in Leo; your zone of identity and self-confidence. With the planet of communication moving forward, you should find yourself being able to move forward too. However, things may get a little emotional under the Full Moon in Pisces on September 6th, which lands in your zone of intimacy, finances, and rebirth. Before you can you can fully move forward, it seems there’s something you need to let go of first; whether it’s an old wound, a co-dependent relationship, or an old financial story centered on lack. Consider this moon to be a cathartic release that can help you to finally get the healing you need. On September 9th, when Mercury moves back into Virgo, it’ll be time to go over your bank statements, receipts, and expenses with a fine-tooth comb. If you’ve strayed away from your budget, Mercury can help you to get back on track.

On the 19th, Venus joins the crowd when she leaves Leo for Virgo. Under this cosmic influence, you’re being called to improve your self-worth. As part of this work you could be motivated to find a better paying job, ask for a pay raise, or renegotiate a financial contract. As a lover of the finer things in life, you can be quite generous with your cash but if you want to upgrade your life, you’ll need to have ample resources in place to support you for the long term. Look to the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th to help you with initiating any big money moves or initiatives. The moon will be working alongside the Sun, Mercury, Venus, and Mars to help you get what you want. You just have to make sure you’re putting the effort in. On the 22nd, the Sun enters Libra; your zone of communication, which should have you very busy over the next month. In addition to connecting and sharing with others, your focus will be looking to ways you can become a more effective communicator or speaker. With Pluto going direct in Capricorn (September 28th) in your zone of health, work and routine; you should also be thinking about how you can become more effective across the board. On the 29th, Mercury joins the Sun in Libra; ramping up your curiosity and your excitement to learn something new. Seek out people and activities that help you do this. Meanwhile, if you’ve been thinking of launching something to the public, Mercury can help you spread the word.

Virgo: While your birthday season is in full swing, things don’t really start getting interesting until go-getter Mars enters your sign on September 5th. With Mars in Virgo and in your zone of confidence and self-image, you may end up feeling like there’s very little that you can’t accomplish this month. That not only goes for your physical energy, but it also goes for drawing boundaries with others and pursuing who and what you passionately want. With Mercury, your ruling planet, also leaving its retrograde position on September 5th, the confusion you may have been dealing with over the last three weeks will start to clear up. With Mercury in Leo for now and in your zone of rest, healing, and retreat – look to the next couple of days to help you with clearing out the mental garbage. If anxiety has been an issue; meditation, journal writing, or therapy may also be helpful. On the 6th, the Full Moon in Pisces illuminates your zone of partnership and marriage. With the help of this moon, you could find yourself exiting a lifeless relationship or if single, this full moon can also help you with clearing the way for you to attract the love you desire. If in a couple, you may need to work on issues surrounding commitment or compromise.  On September 9th, things begin making sense again as Mercury moves back home to Virgo. With Mercury back on your team, you should find yourself not only eager to meet and greet new people but that you’re hard to resist too. Utilize Mercury’s powers to help you with making the right connections at the right time. Also, don’t be afraid to toot your own horn as you never know who’s listening.

Speaking of meeting and greeting people, when Venus enters Virgo on September 19th, your magnetism shoots through the roof. It’ll be hard to miss the people falling at your feet, so don’t be shy about soaking up the attention. If you’re looking for love or just a little action, Venus and Mars in Virgo will be working together on your behalf to make sure you get it. Again, don’t be shy about asking for what you want. On the 20th, the New Moon in Virgo inspires you to change up your hair, wardrobe, or look. If you’ve been feeling like switching up your fitness program, the new moon can help with that as well. Look to this moon as a birthday gift from the cosmos to assist you with your journey into a brand new year. On the 22nd, the Sun steps into Libra, your zone of income and possessions. Over the next month, your attention turns to how you earn and spend your money. Since the Sun is associated with self-confidence, you may want to focus on building yours so you can ask for/pursue the kind of pay you deserve. With powerful Pluto going direct again in Capricorn (your zone of romance and creativity) on the 28th, only what you’re truly passionate about will do. On the 29th, Mercury enters Libra which can help open up talks or negotiations about money. You may want to start job hunting at this time as well as look to ways to keep better track of your coins.

Libra: To paraphrase the immortal 50 Cent - Go, Libra! It’s your birthday! Party like it’s your birthday! That’s right Libra, it’s a new year and a new you; thanks to the Sun returning to the exact same place it was at the time of your birth. Though before you get to the festivities, it seems you have a few loose ends to tie up; especially when it comes to your health and peace of mind. With Mars moving into Virgo (your zone of healing and retreat) on September 5th, you may need to work on letting go of anger or a past resentment. At the same time, you’re being pushed to connect the dots between your mind, body, and spirit; which means that this may be a good time to take up meditation, yoga, or another physical exercise (like dance) that helps you to connect all three. Meanwhile Mercury begins to move forward again in Leo (your zone of friends and future plans) – also on September 5th – which helps you to get back on track when it comes to pursuing your hopes and wishes. If things felt like they were moving like molasses over the past few weeks or if you felt like you lost your way for a bit, you get the clarity you need to keep going. On the 6th, the Full Moon in Pisces lands in your zone of health, work, and routine which could push you to take better care of yourself or kiss a dead-end job goodbye. This moon will encourage you to pay closer attention to how your environment affects your mood and how your mood affects your health. Depression, anxiety, moodiness, and fatigue are all symptoms of ignoring your emotional and physical needs.

Though you can be proactive about how you manage your emotional health as Mercury joins the Sun and Mars in Virgo on September 9th. Taking frequent breaks or time to yourself could be beneficial as well as writing down your thoughts and feelings or enlisting the help of a therapist. The important thing is that you give your mind a rest and get quiet enough to hear the guidance from your intuitive self. On the 19th, Venus (your patron saint) joins the bounty of planets in Virgo. Since Venus is also associated with art and creativity, you could also find yourself incredibly inspired and working behind the scenes on your next creative masterpiece. When the New Moon in Virgo lands on September 20th, look to this moon to help you with clearing out the psychic/spiritual gunk that you’ve accumulated within the last 12th months; because when the Sun moves into Libra and kicks off a new year for you, you’ll want to make sure you’re in the right place to receive the goodies coming your way. Having the Sun in your sign means you should expect a boost in confidence, energy, and inspiration over the coming weeks. With the help of Pluto in Capricorn moving forward again (September 28th) in your zone of home and family, you should be able to see what you need to heal and release when it comes to something that’s happened to you in the past. When Mercury moves into Libra on the 29th, challenge yourself to approach the world with a new pair of eyes.

Scorpio: Community and allyship are going to be major themes for you this month, as you’re called to take on more of a leadership role in improving the world around you, especially when it comes to stepping up for marginalized or underprivileged groups. That’s because go-getter Mars moves into Virgo, your zone of friendship and future plans on September 5th; motivating you to champion a cause that you believe in and becoming a true agent for change. With Mercury moving forward again on September 5th in Leo; your zone of career, fame, and achievement – people will be looking to your wisdom, expertise, and ideas as a source of guidance. Make sure you have something worthwhile to say. When the Full Moon in Pisces lands in your zone of creativity, passion, and romance on September 6th; you may realize where you need to show up more for yourself or stop playing small. In matters of the heart, this full moon could also push you to end an unsatisfying romance or to get clear on the kind of love you wish to have. On the 9th, Mercury enters Virgo, encouraging you to connect and network with others. Since this zone of your chart is also associated with your hopes and wishes, this month is all about finding the determination and resources to make them come true. That’s why Mercury will be working on your behalf to establish a rapport with people that can help you along.

On the 19th, Venus enters Virgo, providing you with just the right charm and good vibes to win people over. If you’d like to raise funds for a project or cause that you believe in, Venus can help you to get people interested. A social media or online campaign could be successful. Though look to days after the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th to launch a campaign, initiative, or plan. People want your innovative approach and ideas. A website, podcast, or any platform that allows you to share your message with a larger audience will be beneficial for you, as well as those impacted by your voice. By the time September 22nd, rolls around, you’ll want to make sure that you get as much work done as you can as that’s when the Sun slips into Libra – your zone of rest, healing, and retreat. With the Sun in one of the most private and sensitive areas of your chart, your focus will be on taking some time out to chill. Otherwise, a powerhouse like you could run yourself ragged if you don’t learn how to take breaks as you need them. Protect your health, Scorpio. Meanwhile, Pluto (your ruling planet) goes direct again in Capricorn; your zone of communication, on September 28th. With Pluto moving forward you should be able to better figure out what warrants your attention and what doesn’t, especially when it comes to outmoded perspectives that no longer serve you. On the 28th, Mercury enters Libra. Take it as your cue to give your mind a rest.

Sagittarius: You’re about to be the biggest boss we’ve seen thus far when it comes to September. That’s because a whole bevy of planets in Virgo will be working on your behalf and motivating you to succeed. The action begins on September 5th, when fearless Mars moves into Virgo; your zone of fame, career, and achievement. With Mars cranking up the heat, you might find the courage you need to kiss a lackluster position goodbye or pursue a promotion. A word of caution: Mars could have you at odds with your supervisor this month, so be mindful about responding to the situation from a reactive place. If necessary, use the power of Virgo to create a clear exit plan then execute it accordingly. Meanwhile, Mercury begins moving forward again (also on the 5th) in Leo – your zone of travel and education. Over the past few weeks you may have had to rethink some outworn beliefs, leaving you to move forward with a new perspective. If not, an emotional Full Moon in Pisces (September 6th) will be helping you to release anything from the past that no longer serves you when it lands in your zone of home and family. Under this moon, you may also decide to move or upgrade your home as a means of creating safety and sanctuary. On the 9th, Mercury moves back home to Virgo. If you have something to present to the public over the next few weeks, you’re sure to have everyone’s attention. Just make sure to stick to the facts and bring your receipts.

By September 19, Venus joins the Virgo party; helping you to charm and dazzle your way into the spotlight. If you’ve done your homework, people will be more than happy to give you your due, which means you could receive some public recognition. If job hunting, Venus will be working on your behalf to make sure you leave a good impression. As such a promotion could be in order. Look to the days after the New Moon in Virgo (September 20th) to initiate any big moves when it comes to your career. The seeds that you plant at this time could bring you a hefty reward later, so stay focused and committed to what you’re doing. On September 22nd, the Sun moves into Libra and into your zone of friendship and future plans. With the Sun transiting the sign of partnership, look to joining forces with others to help you make your hopes and wishes come to fruition. With Pluto moving forward again in Capricorn (September 28th) in your zone of income, you’ll be encouraged to continue working on ways in which you can conserve and better build your resources. Hint: stop selling yourself short. Speaking of money, Mercury moving into Libra can help you capitalize on the reputation you’ve been building.

Capricorn: It seems your perspective and how you see the world needs a little shaking up. That’s why a bevy of planets will be lining up in Virgo; your zone of travel, education, and adventure to help push you past your comfort zone. It all begins on September 5th when excitement loving Mars moves into Virgo. With Mars making you antsier than usual, you could find yourself booking a trip at a moment’s notice in search of a life changing experience. Meanwhile, with Mercury moving forward again in Leo (your zone of intimacy and rebirth) on the 5th, you may find yourself craving some fresh air and a fresh perspective after digging around in the depths of your mind. You’ll get your wish come September 6th as a potent Full Moon in Pisces lights up your communication zone. Under the influence of this moon, you may see where your thinking has kept you fearful or limited. This full moon pushes you to open your mind. Mercury continues this theme when it moves into Virgo on September 9th, pushing you to expand your brain past what you already know. This expansion could include the start of the book you’ve always wanted to write, or the decision to immerse yourself into a new philosophy, faith, or field of study. Overall, the cosmos is asking you to see the world with new eyes. Since this area of your chart also deals with ethics and beliefs, you’re also encouraged to use your voice to speak up for something you’re passionate about, especially in the face of injustice.

On the 19th, Venus enters Virgo, helping you to follow your heart and find the joy in living again. If you’ve been feeling a bit battered and worn down, Venus will be on hand to help you open your heart to what’s possible, whether it’s fulfilling a dream or falling in love with someone new. Look to the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th, to assist you with turning over a new leaf. If you have a media or publishing project to launch (or pitch) the new moon can also be a source of support for you. With the Sun moving into Libra (your zone of career and achievement) on September 22nd, you could find yourself on the receiving end of a promotion or an impressive new job offer. However, much of your success will depend on finding the right balance between doing what makes you happy and impressing others. With transformative Pluto moving forward in Capricorn (September 28th), in your zone of confidence and self-image, the theme of rebirth continues for you this month, as Pluto pushes you to break down the façades in your life. You often strive to keep it real, but you can also succumb to keeping up appearances if it means you get to hold on to approval and power. The thing is, true power and affirmation comes from the inside, not the other way around. On the 29th, Mercury moves into Libra. Use your words effectively.

Aquarius: Save a little for yourself. This is the message that the Universe brings you this month as money and security become the focus for most of September. That’s because there will be a team of planet transiting through Virgo, illuminating your zone of debt, finances, and intimacy. The action begins on September 5th, when Mars enters Virgo; pushing you to be more protective of your resources. Your generosity and willingness to pitch in are some of the most wonderful things about you, yet you run the risk of depleting yourself when others aren’t as willing to return the many favors you hand out. That’s why Mars will be on hand, helping you to draw better boundaries. At the same time, you’ll need to watch for sudden expenses too, as Mars creates a stir wherever it goes. With Mercury ending its retrograde (September 5th) in Leo – your zone of partnership – themes around give and take continue as Mercury helps you to see others more clearly. The Full Moon in Pisces on September 6th, lights up your zone of income and possessions which could bring a wake-up call in terms of how you handle your money. On another note, this full moon may push you to exit a job if it’s been an unfulfilling one. Working for little to no pay isn’t an option either. When Mercury moves into Virgo on September 9th, it’ll be a good time to take a realistic stock of your debts and financial obligations, while looking to ways you can pay them off in a way you can afford.

On the 19th, when Venus moves to Virgo, you can expect your financial situation to improve with the help of your partner. Perhaps they get a new job or salary increase that helps the two of you to find a little extra security and peace of mind. On another note, you may find that now’s the time when you and your partner make some sort of a joint investment like buying a house, car, or a retirement fund to assist with your short and long-term needs. If single, hosting Venus and Mars in this zone may bring you a soul mate connection with another or motivate you to reconnect with your sexual energy. Look to the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th, to assist you with writing a new narrative when it comes to your financial or intimate life. You don’t have to be a slave to your past. Things significantly lighten up by September 22nd when the Sun enters Libra – your zone of travel, education, and opportunity. Over the coming weeks that follow, your job will be to engage experiences, perspectives, and information that challenge what you already know and push you towards growth. This can happen by returning to school or taking a trip overseas. With Pluto ending its retrograde in Capricorn (your zone of healing and retreat) on the 28th, you can begin the process of healing/letting go of a deep-seated pain, anger, or sadness. On the 29th, Mercury moves into Libra, motivating you to pursue a big idea. Don’t lose sight.

Pisces: It’s all about partnerships and collaborations this month as multiple planets team up in Virgo; your zone of one-on-one relationships. The action begins on September 5th, when go-getter Mars moves into Virgo, pushing you to connect and join forces with others that motivate you to succeed. At the same time, if someone has been pressing their luck with you, Mars will also give you the courage to speak up for yourself and maintain your boundaries. Though be warned, Mars will also have you in the mood to stir up some trouble too, so make sure you’re not picking any unnecessary fights with the ones you love or work closely with. Also on September 5th, Mercury begins moving forward again in Leo; your zone of health, work, and routine. The frustrations, glitches, and delays that you may have had to deal with in and out of the office begin to clear up. Meanwhile, if you fell off a fitness or nutrition program, Mercury direct can help you get back on track along with the Full Moon in Pisces (September 6th) landing in your zone of self-image and confidence. With the help of this full moon you could find yourself working to put an end to an unhealthy habit or addiction. While on another note, this moon may push you to begin pushing back on the images and expectations that others project on you; leading you to define yourself for yourself. With Mercury moving into Virgo on September 9th, a part of your job this month will be to become more discerning about who you give your time and attention.

By the 19th, Venus enters Virgo bringing opportunities for you to take on new clients within the health, service, or coaching industries. If you’re a writer or an artist, you may begin working with an agent to help grow and expand your audience. In matters of the heart, Venus could also help you along. Look to the New Moon in Virgo on September 20th to assist you with meeting someone new. If you’re already attached, you and your love could decide to tie the knot or take your relationship to the next level. When the Sun moves into Libra on the 22nd, it’s all about you and your partner’s resources. As such, September could have you teaming up to tackle debt or make a major joint purchase. If single, Libra season will be teaching you the importance of striking a balance between how much you give and take. While you don’t want to be afraid of vulnerability, you don’t want to be anyone’s doormat either. That’s why Pluto moving direct in Capricorn (your zone of friends and future plans) on September 28th, will be helping you to figure out where you may need to take back your power when it comes to the people in your life. Perhaps it may be time to cut certain people off. Meanwhile, all-or-nothing Pluto will also be helping you to get serious about pursuing your dreams, while pushing you to stay clear of anything where you’re just going through the motions. On the 29th, Mercury enters Libra and it’s time to take a long, hard look at your finances. However, money won’t be the only focus. Your feelings and your ability to voice them will be important too.

 

November 2016 Horoscopes

Aries: Are you still trying to take the conventional route towards your goals and future plans, when you’re oh so unconventional? When it comes to the month of November, know that it won’t be the time for playing it safe, especially as your ruling planet (Mars) spends time in Aquarius (beginning November 9th); a sign that’s known as being the rebel of the zodiac. In order for you to get to where you want to be now, you may need to take a major risk, delve into entrepreneurship, or align yourself with a new tribe of people who get the person that you are becoming. You’re being called to leave your own indelible mark on the world. And since we’re on the topic of what you’re leaving behind, Venus moving into Capricorn (beginning on November 11th) and into your zone of career and achievement, asks that you focus on your legacy. What do you want to be recognized for? What do you want to create for the generations that will come behind you? With Venus here, you’re being asked to co-create your vision with the Universe with confidence. On the 12th, curious Mercury enters Sagittarius, your zone of travel, media, and opportunity. With Mercury in visionary Sagittarius, it’s time to shift your perception and believe in the impossible again. Your mantra now? Nothing ventured, nothing gained. When the Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of income and possessions on November 14th, consider it your call to put an end to being undervalued or underpaid. Own your value. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius; joining Mercury (and Saturn). Under their influence, the craving for new experiences and new adventures will be hard to ignore. Traveling to distant lands, embarking on a media or writing project, enrolling in school, or taking up a new philosophy, or putting plans in motion to realize one your biggest dreams are all possibilities for you now. Look to the New Moon in Sagittarius on the 29th to help you take the first step on your new path. Take the road less traveled.

Taurus: Your career and reputation heat up this month, thanks to go-getter Mars entering Aquarius (November 9th); your zone of fame, ambition, and achievement. Though with Mars in an unconventional sign like Aquarius, it’s time for you to take some risks when it comes to your professional path. You could decide to strike out on your own path or go for a position that doesn’t leave you feeling like you’re being micromanaged. Overall, make your moves in a way that your competitors (or the ones you want to impress) least expect. In other words, never let them see you coming. On the 11th, pleasure-loving Venus enters Capricorn (a fellow earth sign) and steps into your zone of travel, opportunity, and education. With Venus here, your source of pleasure will be found in a distant country, in a workshop or classroom learning something new, or with someone whose culture is very different than yours (love is in the air!). On the 12th, communicative Mercury moves into Sagittarius and into your zone of intimacy and finances. With Mercury here, expect to talk money—how you spend it, how you make it, who you owe it to, etc. If money has been an issue, this could be a good time to work with a coach or expert to help you get on the right track. When the Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of self-image and confidence on the 14th, get ready to release something or someone that’s been holding you back. Under this moon, you could decide to end a negative relationship with your body image, adopt a new look, clear space for a new relationship or take a fresh approach to something you’ve been wanting. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius (joining Mercury and Saturn) putting a spotlight on your sense of security and empowerment. When the New Moon in Sagittarius lands in this zone on the 29th, get ready to break free of anything no longer worth your time and energy. Clear a path.

Gemini: Get ready for a big, wide world to open up for you this month. When Mars enters Aquarius (your zone of travel, opportunity, and education) on November 9th, the same old boring things simply won’t do. Expect to feel like you’ve got ants in your pants now (I mean more than usual), and don’t be surprised if you hop on a flight at a moment’s notice or find yourself suddenly interested in French architecture, taking classes and taking up photography to go along with it. Look to this month as your planetary pass to break the monotony. Right now it’s about feeding your biggest dreams and your big spirit. On the 11th, Venus moves into Capricorn and into your zone of intimacy and finances. With Venus here you could come by some extra cash through an investment, a financial gift or a loan. If you’ve been looking for funding for something you’ve been wanting, this is an excellent time to apply for a grant, scholarship, or loan. On the 12th, Mercury steps into Sagittarius; lighting up your zone of partnership. Take a cue from Mercury to invite some spontaneity or a change of pace into your love life. Since Sagittarius is a jet-setting kind sign, this could mean finding romance with someone who’s not your usual type or who has a love of travel/exploration. With this area of your chart also in charge of business alliances, this is a great time to align yourself with someone that can help you grow your business, reputation, or client pool. On the 14th, a Full Moon in Taurus (November 14th) lands in your zone of rest, healing, and retreat. Under this moon a secret or hidden information could be brought to light that could help you put less stock in what others think of you. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius; joining Mercury (and Saturn). Under this planetary power, you could move a significant relationship in to a deeper place of commitment or figure out where/how you’ve been wasting time with someone unworthy. Use the New Moon in Sagittarius on November 29th to help you start fresh in love or embark on a new chapter in your relationship. This goes for business partnerships too.

Cancer: This month, it’s all about handling your biz thanks to motivated Mars moving into Aquarius—your zone of finances and deep bonding on November 9th. Under the influence of each, you’ll begin considering the investments you’ve been making in people as of late and whether or not you’ve been receiving a justifiable return on those investments. As a sign that’s motivated by safety and security you thrive on relationships that are mutually beneficial or at the very least, offer you something for the long term. With Mars in this zone you may need to take action in ending a dis-empowering/unstable relationship. Another way Mars can show up is by helping you take the steps necessary to achieve your financial freedom. On the 11th when Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of marriage and partnership, the Universe beams some extra love your way. If love hasn’t gone your way, Venus can help you turn things around. Don’t be surprised if you meet someone new. For those of you in happy relationships, Venus could help you deepen your bond (wedding bells?) or make some significant progress in terms of a professional collaboration. On the 12th, Mercury enters Sagittarius; your zone of health, work, and routine. With communicative Mercury here, expect the pace to pick up significantly which means that you’ll have to be well rested and energized to tackle everything on your to-do list. When the Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of friendships and future plans on November 14th, you could get the final push you need to end a one-sided friendship or find yourself meeting a goal that you may have thought would never happen. On the 21st the Sun enters Sagittarius, joining Mercury (and Saturn). While the Sun is in this zone, your source of strength and vitality will come by getting more active or leaving behind a counterproductive work environment. Look to the New Moon in Sagittarius (November 29th) to help you start fresh in these areas.

Leo: Partnership and relationships come to the forefront this month as feisty Mars enters Aquarius (November 9th), your zone of significant others. With Mars in this area of your chart, you’ll have to watch out for disagreements between you and your significant other (whether romantic or professional) over the next few weeks, though Mars here could give you the courage you need to end a bad business or romantic relationship or to set better boundaries within one. If you find that this energy has the two of you feeling cagey, channel that passion into the bedroom or boardroom. Sometimes there’s nothing like hot, angry sex or a heated brainstorming meeting to get the blood (and creativity) pumping. On the 11th, when Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of health and routine, it’s time to make prioritizing a part of your self-care routine. You love to stay busy and are always willing to lend a helping hand to others, but if you’ve got one to many things on your plate, you risk becoming overwhelmed and burnt out. Be intentional this month about what you say yes to, so you can fill your space and your schedule with the things you really want to do. And speaking of things to do: on the 12th, playful Mercury moves into Sagittarius (your zone of romance, fun, and creativity) which means it’s time for you to get out and a few cool adventures. Look to activities like exploring a new place, catching a few films or a play, writing that short story, or making some new friends to be your source of fun and learning. When the Full Moon in Taurus swings through your zone of career and achievement on the 14th, you could be in for a big milestone moment in your career that lands you in the spotlight or puts you on top. On the 21st the Sun enters Sagittarius, joining Mercury (and Saturn). Under this cosmic influence, you could meet someone new or get a heavy dose of creative inspiration. When the New Moon in Sagittarius illuminates this same zone on the 29th, mark it as your time to reconnect to your joie de vivre.

Virgo: The month opens with you getting to do something you love: getting sh*t in order. That’s because Mars, the planet of action, is entering Aquarius – your zone of health, work, and routine – on November 9th. With Mars in this area of your chart, your mission (should you choose to accept it) will be to establish better boundaries between your work life and your personal life, actively look for a new job if your current one is making you unhappy/physically ill, actively looking for new ways to beat fatigue, anxiety, or burnout (most likely through exercise), looking into alternative forms of treatment for a health condition. By the time the 11th rolls around, you’re going to be glad that you took care of your health and making space for your free time because when fun-loving Venus enters Capricorn (your zone of romance and adventure), you’ll be in the mood for some fun. With Venus in this zone of your chart, potential mates and dates will be aplenty, while your creativity, passion, and thirst for excitement will be at an all-time high. Make sure to utilize this juicy energy to attract what you desire to you. What you want is out there, Virgo. You just need to make space for it, even if that space is in your head. On the 12th, Mercury steps into Sagittarius and into your zone of home and family. While Mercury is here, you may begin your apartment or house hunt, sign a lease or deed, or look into relocating. In terms of family, this month might also be a time when you reconnect with or spend more time with those that you love. When the Full Moon in Taurus lands in you zone of travel, education, and opportunity on the 14th, your craving for something different will hit a fever pitch. At this moon you could book yourself a life changing trip, complete a training or course that helps you to further your career, or land a lucky break (especially in media or publishing) that helps you bring a long held dream to fruition. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius and your home life takes the focus again. With the New Moon in Sagittarius joining the bevy of planets in this zone on the 29th, the second half could have some Virgos building a new home with a loved one, welcoming a child, or breaking free from a part of the past that no longer resonates. You define what home means to you.

Libra: Who’s ready for some fun and romance? It looks like you are, Libra, and it’s a good thing because the Universe has got you covered! Expect the awesomesauce to overflow beginning on November 9th when go-getter Mars moves into Aquarius, your zone of creativity, adventure, and true love. With Mars in an unconventional sign like Aquarius, your best bet for a good time is to spend time traveling the off-beaten path. Take off for somewhere you’ve never been, with someone that’s not your usual type and see what kind of magic unfolds. Even if you’re happily in a relationship, expect the sparks to fly if you bring a little spontaneity and experimentation into the picture (or bedroom). On the 11th, when Venus enters security oriented Capricorn, your zone of home and family, some of you could decide to put down roots or establish more of a foundation by moving in with a partner, starting a family, purchasing a home or signing a lease, or building a home business. With your ruling planet Venus hanging out in your home zone, your biggest mission will be to turn your living space into your sanctuary. When communicative Mercury enters Sagittarius (November 12th), expect your zone of communication and ideas to be lit. With Mercury on its home turf, the pace picks up significantly but so does your insight and sharp wit. With Mercury’s help you could come up with an idea or plan that could lead to a big payoff, so don’t be afraid to think big. On the 14th, a Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of intimacy and finances. Under the influence of this moon, you could seal the deal on a major investment, pay off a debt, or put an end to an unstable or stagnant relationship. When the Sun enters Sagittarius on the 21st, joining Mercury and sensible Saturn, your source of light and warmth will come by way of learning something new, honing a skill, and building your contact list. On the 29th, a New Moon in Sagittarius also lands in your zone of communication. Use the power of this moon to establish profitable connections or to build buzz around a project you’ve been working on. It’s time to boldly go where you haven’t been before.

Scorpio: It’s all about your family and private life as the month opens, thanks to Mars moving into Aquarius (November 9th), your home zone. With action-oriented Mars in this tender zone of your chart, the Universe is asking that you be more proactive in creating a sense of sanctuary for yourself. This could mean moving or relocating to a new place, making some improvements or upgrades to your space, or setting down some better boundaries between yourself and a person (or persons) that you share a residence or property with. Since a transit like this also has a knack for bringing up old resentments or wounds, this may also be a time for you to receive some sort of therapy to help you heal issues with anger. On the 11th Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of communication. With money-loving Venus here in a money-loving sign like Capricorn, your skill set and marketability come to the forefront this month. Now’s the time to think about how you can monetize an idea you have or boost your skills/expertise in a way that can help you to command more money. Mercury in Sagittarius (beginning November 12th) will be in your money zone, helping you to come up with a financial plan that can help you build your bank account. On the 14th, a Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of marriage and partnerships. Under the influence of this moon, you could call it quits on a relationship or make a move to establish a stronger commitment. Since this area of your chart also handles business relationships, a recent collaboration could bear some rewarding fruit. On the 21st, the Sun moves into Sagittarius, joining Mercury (and Saturn). While the Sun is here, your focus will be to work on ways you block your abundance. Look to the New Moon in Sagittarius on November 29th to renew your faith in the Universe. The Universe always provides.

Sagittarius: Let’s sit down and talk for a second, Sag. Have you been avoiding saying something you really need to say because you fear being uncomfortable? When gutsy Mars enters into Aquarius (November 9th), your zone of communication, whatever has been bubbling beneath the surface will need to find its way out. You’re known around the zodiac as being one of the more tell it like it is signs but since you’re also an adaptable, go with the flow kind of sign, you can sometimes put up with things way past their due date because you don’t want things to get ugly.  The thing is, sometimes you need to face/handle the ugly in order to live authentically. And Mars in Aquarius certainly doesn’t want you sticking with a system, perception, or routine that is no longer working for you. On the 11th, money-loving Venus enters money-loving Capricorn, your zone of income and possessions. With Venus in this zone of your chart (along with Pluto), she will be working to help you attract opportunities that can help you increase your cash flow. However, the trick to making more money now will not only be about how much work you put in, but it will also be about whether or not you believe that you deserve such abundance. Now’s not the time play yourself small. On the 12th, talkative Mercury enters Sagittarius which should put you in the mood to be out and about. Expect to make some promising connections with people in both business and romance. If there’s something you need to announce or share, having Mercury in your sign is a great time to do it. When a Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of health, work, and routine on November 14th, it could be time to move on from an unhealthy work environment or look to ways you can better nourish your body. Under a Taurus Moon, it may be time for you to ramp up your self-care and pampering regimen. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius, your zone of confidence and self-image helping you to regain the fire that you may have lost along the way. When a New Moon in Sagittarius lands in this same zone on the 29th, it will be time to believe in yourself and your dreams again. You are your own master. Happy Birthday!

Capricorn: Your month comes in with a bit of a bang, thanks to passionate Mars entering Aquarius (your zone of income and possessions) on November 9th. As a result, you could suddenly find yourself hyper aware of what you have and what you don’t have. However, instead of becoming overly focused on a space of lack, look to new ways that you can actively increase your income. Hint: it may be doing something that’s considered non-traditional or different from your normal. Either way, the money you make now will depend on your ability to be more assertive about your self-worth and what you truly deserve. In other words, this is not a time for settling. One caveat to this transit though: a spike in unexpected expenses. Have some reserves at the ready. On the 11th, when charming Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of confidence and self-image, prepare to wow and be wowed. With Venus at your front door, she will be helping you to amplify your magnetism; bringing you some enjoyably provocative encounters with others. On the 12th, curious Mercury enters Sagittarius and steps into your zone of rest, healing, and retreat. While Mercury is here: turn off the phone, take a social media cleanse or break, meditate, talk with a therapist or healer, or get in some quiet reading/study time. The point is to give your brain a break. When the Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of love, creativity, and adventure on November 14th, you could experience a revelation that could help you to figure out how to bring more fun into your life, end a romance or take a romance to a deeper level, or take a risk on a creative endeavor. Overall, the theme of this moon is to help you make passion your mantra. On the 21st, the Sun steps into Sagittarius, joining Mercury and Saturn in your zone of retreat. This means that over the next few weeks, your source of light and warmth will come by laying low and working behind the scenes. Since this area of your chart also handles your spiritual well-being, it will be important for you to do things now that feed your soul to alleviate anxiety, depression, or burnout. On the 29th, a New Moon in Sagittarius can help you with making a clean break from what is no longer working in your life.

Aquarius: Nothing moves unless you say it does for most of this month, and that’s because you’ll have iron-willed Mars on your side beginning on November 9th. With Mars in Aquarius, your zone of confidence and self-image, look to become very intentional about what you want, because Mars will be giving you the focus, extra energy, and the take no prisoners attitude to get it. Also, since Mars is a very physical kind of planet, consider its trip through your sign the perfect time to work off any extra steam by doing something that gets you hot and sweaty. If a better body is what you’re after, Mars could also lend you the discipline needed to make it happen. On the 11th, pleasure-loving Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of rest, retreat, and healing. While Mars will have you fired up for most of the month, tap Venus in Capricorn’ sensual power to help you unwind and decompress with soothing music, bodywork, visual art, or the caress/company of a treasured lover. On the 12th, when communicative Mercury enters Sagittarius, your zone of friendship and future plans, it’s time to capitalize on the professional reputation that you’ve been building for yourself. Look to ways to establish a few genuine connections with people in places that you also want to be in as you should find doors opening much easier now.  On the 14th, a Full Moon in Taurus lands in your zone of home and family which could help you finalize an important home matter (like moving) or finally find peace with someone that considers you kin. On the 21st, the Sun joins Mercury and serious Saturn in Sagittarius, asking you to think on some of your closest connections. With you juggling so many things now, you should have people in your life whom you can lean on when you need to. If this isn’t the case, the New Moon in Sagittarius on the 29th marks the perfect time to search out a new tribe.

Pisces: The month opens up a bit slowly thanks to action-oriented Mars entering Aquarius (November 9th) and stepping into your zone of rest, healing, and retreat. Since this zone is not a comfortable place for Mars to be, you’ll have to use Mars in Aquarius’ power to be proactive in finding new (and possibly nontraditional) ways to feed and nourish your soul. With pent up anger being one of the side effects of this transit, this could be the perfect time to start therapy. By the 11th, when pleasure loving Venus moves into Capricorn, you may feel caught between wanting to stay home and wanting to be social. However, don’t feel daunted. With Venus in sensible Capricorn, your source of good vibes and abundance will come by sticking to events/outings that allow for professional networking and kicking back with a few longtime friends. Think quality vs. quantity now. On the 12th, communicative Mercury steps into Sagittarius, your zone of fame, career, and achievement. With Mercury’s help, it’s time for you to take some big, yet calculated risks when it comes to your professional goals. Working for yourself, launching a career changing project, getting media attention, or being taken under the wing of someone big in your field are all possibilities that could happen. The Full Moon in Taurus on November 14th, should help you to decide what direction you want to head in as it lights up your zone of perception and communication. Under the influence of this Moon, you could have a moment of clarity as to how to best manifest something you’ve been obsessing over. Hint: you’ll have to come up with a new approach and trust your intuition. On the 21st, the Sun enters Sagittarius, joining Mercury and responsible Saturn, which means your source of strength and confidence will come by all the praise and attention you could receive for your hard work and brilliance. Look to Sagittarius season to help you level up like a boss. On the 29th, a New Moon in Sagittarius lands in your zone of career and achievement which could help land the job of your dreams or carve out a professional path that speaks deeply to who you really are (and want to be).