Time Zone:

Linda C. Black Astrology

Trusted by millions for over twenty years

Today's Horoscope

Gardening and outdoor activities satisfy this month, with Mercury in Taurus. Fall in love with a fascinating subject. Negotiate turns and maneuvers carefully. The way forward may seem blocked, and shortcuts dangerous. Take it slow, flexible and gentle. Provide peace and calm.

  • Love 8
  • Communication8
  • Work 5

Today's Aspects

  • 12:41 AM Mars opposition Uranus Test for weakness or irregularities. Watch your step!
  • 2:04 AM Mercury enters Taurus You'll fall in love with a fascinating subject this month.
  • 6:38 AM Mars square Pluto Don't venture far. It could get dangerous. It's not a good time to travel. An uncomfortable situation could arise. Intense work on urgent priorities pays off.
  • 9:38 AM Moon square Saturn Discover a structural problem. Don't try a new trick yet. Handle responsibilities on time. Expect emotional impact at work. Define the work schedule carefully. Work smarter. Resolve practical details. A mentor has a plan.

Tomorrow's Horoscope

Fantasize about your perfect job today and tomorrow. Consult with a partner who can see your blind spots. Negotiations and compromise arise with greater ease. Balance work and family responsibilities with rigorous scheduling. Creativity at work provides solutions. You don't have to do it all... delegate!

  • Love 9
  • Communication9
  • Work 6

Tomorrow's Aspects

  • 12:02 AM Moon enters Pisces Consult a good strategist. Spend time with an attractive person. You don't have to do it all, delegate! a change in plans, take care.
  • 11:57 AM Moon conjunct Neptune An idealist needs to be held to the facts. All is not as it appears to be.
  • 11:02 PM Moon sextile Pluto You could feel pressured. Let family know if plans change. Follow one who's been there, done that. A brilliant idea. Your fame travels far and wide.

Friday's Horoscope

Share a pleasant surprise with a partner. It's better with expert assistance, focused efforts and coordination. A friend helps you keep your word for a beneficial outcome. Push your own boundaries. Romance enters the picture unbidden. Sing out, at least in the shower.

  • Love 9
  • Communication8
  • Work 6

Friday's Aspects

  • 2:28 AM Venus trine Saturn Talk your plans over with your favorite tough coach. Hold yourself to high standards. The two are not incompatible. Others are a bit subdued.
  • 12:17 PM Moon Trine Saturn Do it to benefit your home and family. Heed the voice of experience.
  • 1:11 PM Moon conjunct Venus Follow mom's advice and win. Rest on your laurels. A beautiful moment. Relax and enjoy it.
  • 8:16 PM Sun conjunct Mercury Secrets are revealed. Use what you've learned. Others ask too many questions.

April's Horoscope

For the next five months, revisit your renovation plans. For the next five months, fix up your place. For the next five months, fix up your place. For the next five months, family secrets will be revealed. Turning point re: your social priorities in the coming week. Turning point re: your relationships. Express your feelings!. Keep 'em guessing. Don't overlook a loved one's needs. Turning point re: allocation of your funds in the coming week. Brace yourself!. Be skeptical. Get a new lease on life. Your investigation pays off. Together or apart'. You're on a roll. Expand your influence. Your applause is greatly appreciated. A bonus. With power comes responsibility,. It's not just about you. Has increased in value.

Significant Dates

  • Apr14
  • Apr15
  • Apr28


Mercury is direct

for another…

2014-06-07 04:59:59 -0700

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 retrograde

for another…

2014-05-20 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.