August 24 - September 23
Today's Horoscope for Friday August 17th
You will hesitate to voice your opinion early on because you fear you will not be heard. Your mind is wandering around restlessly, and maybe you'll be too susceptible to persuasion by others. You'll be acting like a sponge, soaking in atmosphere, and this can make you biased without realising it. Listen rather than talk, absorb and keep your own counsel.rnLater you'll be open minded about other opinions and be seen as versatile.
The Weekly Outlook from 13th August
This week with Mars in your chart area of fun and romance, you will feel passionately enthusiastic about the better things of life. Though it may not be easy to express what you are thinking or feeling. Try to draw your important messages, or even write a poem about them. Pictures and images can speak volumes. You may be interested in spiritual matters, even paranormal matters, because Neptune emphasised at the moment is concerned about things that lie beyond surface appearance.
Your Monthly Horoscope for August
A betwixt and between start to a low profile two weeks, will find you sitting on the side lines yet having to work extra hard at the same time. Your unconventional views won't always meet with approval but frankly you won't care, retreating into peace and quiet, if those around get too awkward. Make keeping fit a priority and try not to overload yourself. Delegate more. You'll need quality private time to mull over recent events and try to get the past into perspective. Once you have resolved highly personal matters then you'll be free to throw cares aside and step out more boldly. Spending money will be a temptation after the 6th and you'll find that treats and indulgences lift your spirits. Your confident way of getting your views across will make you popular in your everyday comings and goings. After mid month your physical energy and passionate enthusiasm will soar and you'll throw yourself with gusto into enjoying yourself and getting your own way. The add icing to the cake your birthday Sun from the 23rd will steer you into a new start, with more exuberance and a definite twinkle in your eye.
and Next Month's Horoscope for September
In an exuberant and outgoing mood, you'll be stepping out boldly and notice you're making much more of an impression than usual when you sweep into rooms. Your energy and passionate enthusiasm will sweep everyone up in your wake. OK so one close partner will be a touch elusive, preoccupied or vague around the 7th so leave them to their own devices. Your morale will get a definite boost around the 12th with a lucky break. Your good fortune will be mainly due to your positive attitude and determination but you'll feel blessed in some small way. Hard work will be unavoidable thereafter, but you never mind practical chores. Just don't be too perfectionist and insist on doing everything yourself. Surprising news will come in on the 18th which you'll do best not to respond to instantly. In the final days you'll be getting your finances knocked into shape.
Year Ahead 2018
A busy busy, varied and enthusiastic everyday schedule will keep you on the run and never bored. Always a great chatter, you'll be communicating with even more exuberance and finding that your new more positive and tolerant approach is paying dividends. Suddenly your world will seem a brighter place with new contacts and fun encounters along the way.rnThere'll be less time for fun and social high-jinks since duty will get in the way and you may find it more difficult to be spontaneous and outgoing. Make the effort. You all too easily fall into being a workaholic. Remember you're an Earth sign and they always need some indulgence before they feel happy. Those close may be landing heavier responsibilities on you which will teach you valuable lessons about love. In giving to others you give to yourself.rnOne close partner will be vague, preoccupied or even downright evasive. And truthfully you won't be too sure of how committed you want to be. Search out more spiritual connections and you'll be more satisfied.rnJoint finances will continue to be up and down, sometimes great and at other times unexpected expenses will throw your budget out. So plan to save when there is surplus to tide you over the leaner times.rnThe first half year will be hard-working so you'll need to be on top efficiency form, as well as boosting your fitness and stamina when you can. After mid year you'll want more time for private reflection, to put the past into perspective.rnYou'll also from July be keen to widen your circle of friends and to be a better networker. Perseverance will pay off. Late in the year you'll be more content within yourself, relaxing happily at home, even in your own company. And planning how to expand your domestic setting to allow for more entertaining.