Venus ends her tour of Leo with a glamorous opposition to Neptune on August 19th and 20th. Romance, creativity and self-fulfillment will be larger then life. Will it be too good to be true or a dream come true? People will find out ASAP as Venus moves into Virgo on August 21st. Reality will assert itself as the details come into focus. But the outlook is positive as Venus will form a supportive trine to Pluto in Capricorn. This tells us that even if the whole dream is not achievable, a grounded attitude and willingness to commit will manifest solid beginnings.
Romance will be flirtatious and idealistic, creativity will be ripe and desired goals will shine. Handle this energy carefully. Reality will set in once Venus moves into your sector of work and health. You'll find out exactly what is possible and what was an illusion. The bonus is that whatever is achievable will be given a boost by Pluto in your career sector. Watch for help/advice from someone in authority as the transformation of your future supports your current desires.
As Venus (your ruler) exits from your home and family sector you'll be feeling self indulgent, unmotivated and thrown for a loop by uncertain future goals. Fortunately, things will snap into focus once she enters your sector of creativity and celebrations. You'll see what you want and how to make it happen. The future will become achievable as long term plans (travel, education) take shape.
Colorful dreams and wishful thinking abound. You'll have vague ideas of what you want but no idea how to implement them. This should clear up once Venus moves into your sector of home and family. Thoughts and desires become grounded as you pull back and work on building your home base. Old fears regarding emotional and financial intimacy (especially sharing mortgage or rent payments) will have you thinking about security. You can make significant progress if you take things/deal with your fears bit by bit.
You know what you want and what you're entitled to, but shifting status or unclear boundaries regarding loans, debts or your partner's finances keep things uncertain. This will change once Venus moves into your communication sector. You'll gain focus and receive support from your partner as you talk things through. You can work out a plan together based on the long term changes that are happening in your relationship. If you're single you can manifest significant changes in your romantic life by saying/writing what you want.
Partnership issues are distracting as Venus in your sign puts your needs first. Her opposition to Neptune sparks longing, fantasies and a re-run of old relationship behavior. You can move past this once Venus transits into your security sector. You'll become much more solid and sure of yourself. Confidence will be grounded in reality and boosted by a return to beneficial health/work routines. You'll be prepared to work towards what you want and it will show .
Developments will be unclear and self esteem shaky while Venus hides out in your sector of secrets. Once she moves into your sign, all this will change. Expect a boost in self esteem, attraction and finances as Venus is powered up by transformations to your sense of self/purpose. Confidence, focus and the knowledge of who are right now will carry you far. Romance, pregnancy and creative projects are especially favored.
Venus (your ruler) finishes off her tour of your sector of friends and groups on an idealistic, glamorous note. Socializing will be fun and fabulous but watch out for empty promises or social illusions. Once Venus moves into your sector of hidden things you'll feel more grounded and, possibly, introverted. Quiet time will be essential, whether it's by yourself or with a special someone. You can either work on healing yourself after romantic disappointments or nurturing a new romance in privacy.
Venus ends its transit through your career sector on a creative/dreamy note. It becomes much more then just business as relationships or ideas leak beyond the established boundaries. Go slow. When Venus enters your sector of friends and groups, reality will set in. Others will provide feedback and you'll be analyzing and putting developments to the test. If it survives the scrutiny then you know it's the real thing.
Venus's transit through your sector of opportunities will raise a lot of what ifs as a desired goal seems more dream then reality. Once Venus enters your career sector you'll be ready to leave the fantasies behind and concentrate on getting ahead and building a solid foundation for yourself. You'll be looking at how you can manifest financial/emotional security and will find out almost immediately if new opportunities don't make the cut.
Venus finishes up her tour of your sector of shared resources on a mixed note. Issues regarding emotional and financial desires are confusing. You may want to reach for something special but the stakes feel too high. Venus's move into your sector of opportunities should ease some of these fears as you are urged to remain open to new developments. Observe new opportunities from a grounded perspective and remember that there is power in breaking away from the past.
Romance is vexing as you struggle to establish a personal code/boundaries or direction. Venus's entrance into your sector of shared resources presents a turning point as you decide to establish a deeper level of intimacy or cut ties and move on. Know that the correct choice will resonate as it aligns with the death of subconscious fears/doubts/and restrictions.
Work meets pleasure and your daily routines will involve socializing, promoting yourself and others. Romantic or financial opportunities can appear out of nowhere but may be unclear as there will be no guide on what to do next. This confusion should evaporate once Venus moves into your partnership sector. Events will crystallize into solid developments. Social connections are key.