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Scorpio Monthly Forecast for August 2015
Career and AmbitionsScorpio starts the month in flamboyant Leo, your 10th house of career and ambitions. This is the time to take the initiative, advancing with strong determination, improving your public image and the perception employers and influential people have of you. Build on your aspirations, work experience, vocational goals, and update your resume. Impress those at the top or within your profession with your industrious drive and trademark tenacity to achieve what you aim for. Present your inventiveness and originality on the work scene. Changes to your routine, and health regime lead up to the New Moon on the 14th. Open lines of discussion, as news will be favourable on the 15th and 16th, leading to opportunities, success, popularity, and a sparkle of romance. It might be hard to concentrate from the 21st to the 23rd, but do your best and don't let disappointments get in the way of your organisational power and persistence.
The 14th sees a New Moon in Leo, your 10th house of career and ambitions. Your assertive drive will aid long-term plans with new creative ideas and a determination to improve your public status, career path and reputation. Your feelings could govern your next move within your profession, but there seem to be just too many avenues to follow! Apply for a new job, show your leadership potential, or ask for a promotion to another field. Balance your lifestyle and nurture your emotional needs with the comforts of home and family.
On the 23rd, the Sun steps out of Leo and moves into analytical Virgo, your 11th house of friends and groups. Over the next four weeks, focus on your future plans, contact friends, and interact with your peers, network groups, and organisations. Take up invitations to social events, parties and functions, as it's an opportune time to meet new people and potential romantic attractions. You will feel the shift in energy in yourself and company that you keep from the 26th to the 28th, which will be great for light-hearted fun and celebrating.
The Full Moon on the 29th comes in Pisces, your 5th house of romance, creativity and speculation. The August Moon is known as the Sturgeon Moon by some native American tribes because they knew that the sturgeon of the Great Lakes and Lake Champlain were most readily caught during this phase. This Full Moon will stimulate sensual emotions in romance and intimate relationships. Over the next few weeks, friendships, love relationships, involvement with children's activities, creativity in writing, the arts and recreational activities, are under the light. Put finishing touches to creative projects and get them out of the way, rather than putting them aside in your pile of UFO's (unfinished objects). Because of fluctuating mood-swings, it's not the time to speculate, or take unnecessary gambling risks.
Mercury Enters VirgoAt the start Mercury remains in Leo, your 10th house, focussing your ambitious drive. Discussing on career moves, presenting information and conscientious efforts are stimulated. You might come up with inventive ideas from the 2nd to the 3rd, make changes to your work style, or be a live wire in conversation. Romantic thoughts and feelings fill your mind from the 6th to the 8th. Why not try your hand at writing, singing, and sharing your artistic skills?
The Cosmic Messenger speeds home on the 7th to Virgo, your 11th house of friends, hopes and dreams. This is the time to interact with friends, talk over your plans, state your goals, and think about your hopes and wishes for your future. Put forward your ideas in group discussions; share your knowledge and experiences. Listen to what others have to say, and allow them to have their input. There might be an element of confusion from the 12th to the 14th, especially within speculations, romance, plans for outings and entertainment. Check your dates, and don't believe all you hear. Take a logical approach with an old friend on the 26th and 27th, and review news on finances.
Mercury steps out of Virgo on the 27th and heads into sensual Libra, your 12th house of hidden matters. Your mind will turn to contemplating more in-depth topics, and you may become involved with information or activities that must be kept confidential. Gathering information about the past or contact with people from your past is a strong possibility. Messages you receive at this time may be very subtle or contain hidden meanings meant only for you. Trust your intuition.
Venus RetrogradeThe Goddess Venus starts the month retrograde in Leo, your 10th house of career and ambitions, having turned tail some days earlier in Virgo. Someone older, wiser and influential could have quite an impact on you. It might be the time to retrace old steps, meet with past employers and reclaim your popularity and public standing. Be at your best from the 5th to the 8th, when the stakes will be high for success. A possible love commitment, a gift and social climbing are all in the frame. Don't feel sorry for yourself dear Scorpio, energies are finally shifting. You can put experience under your belt, even if it means a goodbye for some giving you a sense of finality. You will love the surprising turn within your work area, health and routine between the 18th and the 21st! Someone in the office could be the one to give your emotions a lift.
Mars Enters LeoMacho Mars is still in Cancer at the start, activating your 9th house of the higher mind. Pursuing your ideals, completing studies, meeting pressing demands will pay off from the 5th to the 8th. Mars rolls into Leo on the 8th, invigorating your energies. Reach for the stars with your ambitions and assertiveness. You'll have tremendous drive to show your organisational talent and ability to work with zeal. Control the tendency to be ruthless and ego-driven in trying to achieve too much. This could agitate others or even create disagreements because of your demanding demeanour. It's not the time for defiance if you are dealing with authorities, employers or those in your profession who could bruise your reputation. However, other people will be impressed with your ability to take control and lead.
Jupiter Enters VirgoExpansive Jupiter is in the final stages of Leo, your 10th house. This major 12 year cycle which has been wonderful for career opportunities, advancing, improving your public image and receiving benefits. On the 11th of August , your 11th house. This new cycle will broaden your outlook with friendships, groups, associations, and help achieve your hopes and wishes. Your circle of friends, associates and relationships will undergo changes on a social level. Opportunities will present themselves from the least expected sources, emphasizing the role you play in the lives of others which will be advantageous to you. Don't over estimate your self-worth, abilities and dealings as it could backfire at a later date. Jupiter remains in Virgo till the 8th September, 2016.
Saturn Turns DirectSaturn returns to direct motion through the zodiac on the 2nd in Scorpio, your 1st house of personality. Tidy up loose ends and recent recurrent problems that need to be addressed. Saturn will keep your expectations under control from 1st to the 8th, especially for those born at the beginning of the sign who want to break free of limiting obligations. The Taskmaster will re-enter fiery Sagittarius, your 2nd house on the 18th of September, picking up from where you left off earlier this year. This will be the time to take a serious approach to the way you handle finances as restrictions will be looming. Exercise restraint, plan a suitable budget and don't overcommit yourself. There could be restrictions placed on joint incomes, investments and business ventures. Take a practical approach with expenses, buy only what you really need and keep purchases down to a minimum.