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Thursday, December 18

Today's Horoscope

Silence and introspection restore peace and health. Study and make long-term plans. Learn from the past, and invent the future you want. Ask for help. Articulate and share your passion. Be respectful with a critic. Friends teach you a new trick.

  • Love 8
  • Communication9
  • Work 6

Today's Aspects

  • 2:28 AM Moon square Mars Don't go, yet. Hold your temper. Don't push your personal beliefs onto others. Don't take action, yet. Finish your preparations. Take time for passionate embrace.

Tomorrow's Horoscope

You're gaining authority today and tomorrow. Don't take anything for granted. Despite desire to run away, there's still work to be done. Contribute to the common good. Plan actions before taking them... you might actually make matters worse. List the costs.

  • Love 7
  • Communication9
  • Work 7

Tomorrow's Aspects

  • 12:19 AM Moon square Jupiter Travel interferes with your routine. Don't flirt on company time. Show your philosophical side in public. The opposition holds out, and it could get tense. Partnership issues demand attention.
  • 1:31 PM Moon conjunct Saturn Stick close to the basic structure. Make your home more comfortable. Creative work has bittersweet flavor. Experience pays. Upon which you can rely. Keep practicing.
  • 1:56 PM Moon enters Sagittarius You're strong and very creative for the next couple of days. You're hot for the next two days. Entering two-day period of personal focus. You're empowered.
  • 10:59 PM Moon square Neptune No emotional spending, okay? Turn down an expensive invitation. Don't get all the bells and whistles. Keep written records, as communication glitches may arise. Imagine total success, without relying on a fantasy.

Saturday, December 20

Saturday's Horoscope

Love captures your heart. Fly and be free. Don't worry about the long-term... enjoy the present moment. Reaffirm a connection. Share your studies with loved ones. Keep your craziest ideas secret for now. Follow a hunch. Write fantastical stories.

  • Love 8
  • Communication9
  • Work 9

Saturday's Aspects

  • 1:25 AM Mercury sextile Neptune If you want it, ask. Your idea catches on. Send your message through a friend. Check out an interesting suggestion. Secrets are revealed. Friends offer encouragement.
  • 8:50 AM Venus square Uranus Surprise! Romance is part of the equation. New information dispels old fears. Be obsessed with details. You dream of breaking free from the old routine.
  • 11:26 AM Moon sextile Mars Others give you a boost. Confess what you've been worried about. Love finds a way to work things out. Secure the ground taken. You're energy's at a peak, and the tide's in your favor. Amazing results are possible.
  • 11:54 AM Moon Trine Uranus Friendship prevails. Trust a crazy hunch. Pay back a favor. Clean closets. Intuition provides the best timing. Someone brings home a surprise. Dreams provide insight.
  • 1:13 PM Venus conjunct Pluto Love breaks through. A pleasant surprise. Advance to the next level. By crating harmony where none existed. Keep your objective in mind.
  • 7:39 PM Mars sextile Uranus Run it into a profit. Keep close track of expenses. Work your intuition. Unexpected developments. A startling revelation.

December's Horoscope

Take a break. Follow your emotions as well as your intellect. Turning point regarding romance. Turning point concerning core beliefs. For about four months, you'll be flooded with memories. Re-connect with old friends for the next few months. Re-evaluate valuables. It's easier to fix up your place, now that Uranus is direct. Creativity is in the air. Learning gets easier. Have confidence in yourself. Assume responsibility. You're becoming a master. Encourage another. Let your partner take the lead. Believe it.

Significant Dates

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Directions

Mercury is direct

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2015-01-21 03:59:59 -0800

The smallest planet in the Solar System, Mercury's closest to the Sun and completes an orbit every 88 days.

Mercury's retrograde lasts about three weeks, and occurs three times a year. Mercury's the planet that rules over communication, intellect, education, commerce and transportation. Retrograde effects include slowing, blocking, jamming and breakdowns. Listening and reviewing gets more important, as the message can become garbled, lost or delayed.

Mercury's the ruling planet for both Gemini and Virgo, so people born under these signs can be more affected by Mercury Retrograde.

Mars is direct

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2016-04-17 04:59:59 -0700

Mars is the action planet, named for the warrior god in Roman mythology. It takes the fourth planet about 687 Earth days to orbit the Sun.

When Mars goes retrograde, which it does every 2 and a half years (usually for two months), thought takes precedence over overt actions, and pressure can become internalized. Stress can lead to health problems, and impulsiveness can lead to arguments and accidents. Release emotion with exercise. It's a good time to take it slower, review the plans, and re-define goals and methods. Avoid risky business, for love or money. New endeavors can stall or may not go as intended, so it's better to choose a launch date after Mars goes direct.

Mars retrograde affects each person individually according to their natal chart, but in general, Mars rules Aries and Scorpio, so these signs are especially affected.