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Linda C. Black Astrology

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Saturday, December 20

Today's Horoscope

Talk about your dreams for home improvements. It could get expensive if you don't watch the budget. Still, an amazing transformation can occur for less than you think. Don't leave anything hanging. Special work pays off. Compromise. Invest in efficiency.

  • Love 9
  • Communication9
  • Work 7

Today'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.

Tomorrow's Horoscope

Technical work is getting easier, and creativity gushes forth with Uranus direct. For the next seven months, it's easier to grow family finances. The game gets extra fun this month, with the Capricorn Sun. Passions rise. The competition's getting better. Dance with the unexpected.

  • Love 9
  • Communication9
  • Work 6

Tomorrow's Aspects

  • 3:59 AM Uranus direct There'll be less confusion about group activities, now that Uranus is direct. Creativity gets unleashed. For about seven months, it's easier to make dreams come true. Your mental state shifts after meditation.
  • 2:51 PM Sun enters Capricorn This next month gets fun, with the Sun in Capricorn. Share your affections. You're especially lucky, and the game is getting hot.
  • 3:39 PM Saturn enters Sagittarius Focus efforts for home and family over the next six months with Saturn in Sagittarius. Renovations, reorganization and domestic projects thrive with disciplined action. Saturn's retrograde (6/14 to 10/17) backs into Scorpio, favoring review, revision and re-issuing communications. Saturn's return to Sagittarius shifts focus back home until 12/19/17.
  • 5:29 PM Moon enters Capricorn You'll have lots of emotional support. Love's a comfort when money's tight. Things fall together for you today and tomorrow. Use your connections.
  • 5:41 PM New Moon Your time is best spent close to home. The New Moon heralds completion and new beginnings with home and family. Stick to practicalities like budgets and schedules.

Monday's Horoscope

A new phase in romance and fun arises with the New Moon, Sun, Mercury and Pluto all in Capricorn. Steady practice grows your skill level quickly and permanently. Learn new tricks with ease. A major transformation is underway. Celebrate and play with loved ones.

  • Love 9
  • Communication9
  • Work 7

Monday's Aspects

  • 8:04 AM Moon conjunct Mercury Contribute to a miracle. Thinking it over is good, too. Verify from a second source.
  • 2:22 PM Moon square Uranus Think it over longer. Truth vies with beliefs. All does not go as expected. Travel's better tomorrow. Keep digging and find the clue. Wait and rest.
  • 2:51 PM Moon conjunct Pluto Leaving is difficult now. A major revelation occurs here. Take new territory. All's well.
  • 7:24 PM Moon conjunct Venus Follow your Mom's advice and win. Enjoy a beautiful moment and relax. New income is possible, or a delightful discovery. Make happy plans. Count blessings. Visualize perfection. It could get blissful.

December's Horoscope

Turning point re: your education. You're gaining wisdom. Turning point re: your personal priorities. Stay objective. Simplify matters. Turning point. Money will be harder to get for the next few months. Reconstruct an artistic piece. Shop wisely. Now that Uranus is direct (for the next seven months) listen carefully. Technical work gets easier and creativity gets unleashed. Romance strains at the leash. To which you all aspire. Okay, looks like you're good to go. Show respect,. You're on a roll. Amazing developments occur.

Significant Dates

  • Dec6
  • Dec8
  • Dec21


Mercury is direct

for another…

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

for another…

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.