Venus enters Gemini on July 4th, as tempting choices multiply. Relationships, money, self-esteem and values will lighten up. Keep your eyes open for what’s new/who’s new. On the same day, Mercury (ruler of Gemini) will square Uranus (in Aries) from Cancer. New information about Venus-themed issues will hit quickly and unexpectedly. You could discover something you didn’t know you wanted. Or, what you thought you had may be shaken and stirred.
On July 5th, Mercury trines Chiron Rx in Pisces, suggesting that the earlier square to Uranus will loosen things up enough that healing with follow. The reveal/shocking discovery can pave the way for an apology or confession. Soon after, Mercury enters Leo. Healing words will prepare you for bigger, prouder, louder announcements. There will be nothing holding you back at this point.
Also on July 5th, the Cancer Sun trines Neptune Rx in Pisces and squares Jupiter in Libra. Optimism will be enabled as limits slide away, and dreams take hold. But, boundaries may also slide away - everything is exaggerated with this influence.
The week ends on a more frustrating note, as Mars in Cancer makes an inconjunct to Saturn Rx in Sagittarius (July 9th). Actions will not be compatible with rules/goals. Adjustments to both will be necessary - slow down, but don't give up.
Venus into your communication sector can bring intriguing news, flirtatious conversations or various choices that bring a smile to your face. Uranus in your sign squaring Mercury in your domestic sector suggests that what you learn may surprise you. Too, you could decide that it’s time to shake up a family situation or make an abrupt decision about a home business, relocation or domestic partnership. The theme is freedom to say what you want. There could be a sudden reveal that leads to deeper healing, as hidden wounds are finally discussed. As Mercury moves into your sector of self-expression, you’ll be focused on getting appreciation for your words, or taking that flirtatious conversation a bit further.
Aspects to the Sun in your domestic sector suggest the above situation will also involve an idealistic expansion of a home or family issue. You’ll want to take things further, whether that means advancing what you have, or freeing yourself from suffocating traditions. However, Mars/Saturn is a reminder that certain responsibilities cannot be avoided. Difficulties with travel, education, legal matters or publishing can slow you down or block your access to one area.
Venus into your sector of personal resources suggests favourable information or choices about earned money, sources of income or making yourself feel secure. You can attract what you need by keeping your eyes open for additional solutions. Aspects to Mercury in your communication sector suggest some of those solutions might come out of nowhere - abrupt conversations or sudden breakthroughs can lead to improved public relations, perhaps involving an apology or moment of relief. Excellent for making connections in areas where you’ve been insecure. As Mercury enters your domestic sector, you’ll turn your attention to home, family, a home business or domestic partnership.
Aspects to the Sun in your communication sector add confidence to the above situation. There will be something you want to express - a plan, idea or solution. And you’ll feel that you have everything you need to impress others. While you can make a good impression, Mars/Saturn cautions that hidden limits involving finances or deeper insecurities will have to be attended to. You can only push things so far - pay attention to any blocks/boundaries that come up. Everyone may not be open to your enthusiasm.
Venus into your sign ups your attraction quotient. Social life, physical appearance and self-esteem are favoured, as your wit and charm go into overdrive. Aspects to Mercury in your sector of personal resources keep the trend going with a surprising meeting orfinancial opportunity. Even a disruption can be a good thing, as you’re alerted to new possibilities you may not have considered. Watch for unusual sources of income, or a sudden reason to look elsewhere for security/satisfaction. A confrontation at work (involving salary) may turn out to be the best thing for you, as you finally make it clear what you want/deserve. Mercury’s move into your communication sector increases your ability to think creatively and strategically - you can implement whatever previous aspects to Mercury introduced.
Aspects to the Sun in your sector of personal resources can increase income and/or spending, depending on your situation. There will be an energy of indulgence - you may want to celebrate or reward yourself. But Mars/Saturn will deliver some sobering results if you’ve overindulged. Commitments/rules will clash with your efforts to look after yourself (or enjoy yourself). You don’t have to come to a complete stop, but you’ll have to moderate your actions.
Venus in your hidden sector can stir up secret or unacknowledged desires. Too, your instincts about a new opportunity can be bang on, but you may have to pull back in order to review your options. However, aspects to Mercury in your sign can push you to speak out/declare what you want, perhaps before you feel ready. Too, inspiration (especially concerning a job or career move) can hit suddenly- if it feels right, don’t hesitate. The unexpected can get you past an insecurity or stumbling block. This will flow into Mercury’s move to your sector of personal resources, helping you capitalize on what has the most value for you. Discussions/information about earned money are favoured.
Aspects to the Sun in your sign can boost your luck - timing is everything, and you may be perfectly positioned to jump at a juicy opportunity. On a different note, it may be time to travel, relocate or explore. However, Mars/Saturn warns you to pay attention to health and work matters. Ration your energy, move carefully, and don’t neglect your responsibilities. In general, Mars/Saturn suggests misguided efforts and frustration. Planning ahead can help.
Venus into your social sector adds sparkle to friendships and group associations. It should be easier for you to meet people, charm people and generally enjoy yourself with others. But aspects to Mercury in your hidden sector can can uncover some surprises, perhaps in the form of an unexpected conversation or discovery. You may surprise others (and yourself) with what you say - what comes out will be the truth, but it’s been hidden from view (until now). The reveal of a secret may disrupt things, but the relief it provides could be worth it. As Mercury enters your sign, you’ll have more control over what’s said, and you can spin the results in your favour.
Aspects to the Sun in your hidden sector will add to the above by encouraging you to go public with what’s behind the curtains. It may seem like an excellent idea to just let it all out, but make sure you’re prepared for the reactions. Mars/Saturn will apply some limits, as you run up against reasons why you should hold back. Or, reasons why unconsidered actions/anger can undermine you. Your best bet is to be as conscious as possible of what you’re doing and saying - don’t allow unconscious patterns to dominate.
Venus into your career sector favours networking, discussions with management, a job search/interview or promoting your business. More than one approach is key - stay open to multiple paths and opportunities. Aspects to Mercury in your social sector can deliver results faster than anticipated. Public response to a career/business issue can catch you off guard. Or, you may surprise others with your new angle. A public reveal (or confession) could be thrust upon you - remember that everyone will hear what you say. You may not have total control over what comes out, but you can moderate your response. Mercury’s shift into your hidden sector suggests you may feel the need to withdraw, after the above.
Aspects to the Sun in your social sector can boost your confidence and desire to push an issue. A relationship can accelerate rapidly, but the outcome remains to be seen. Too, your efforts to help others will be well-intentioned, but slightly pushy. Mars/Saturn is a reminder that public actions must be measured against domestic responsibilities. You’re not free to do whatever you want.
Venus into your sector of opportunities can introduce something intriguing in the areas of travel, long-distance romance, education, legal matters or publishing. Now is the time to learn, explore and ask questions. Aspects to Mercury in your career sector suggest one question/conversation in particular may throw you off- balance. A discussion with management, news about your career/professional image, or statements about your professional life can be inspirational and/or disruptive. Someone else may take control and push you to speak out. However, it may be time for a reveal anyway, and the relief could be crucial to your wellbeing. Mercury’s move into your social sector will make you aware of broader ramifications (the public impact). Is it time for some spin control?
Aspects to the Sun in your career sector (including the square to Jupiter in your sign) can bring success, or at least a shiny opportunity. But it’s all about the way you play it - you can assume too much or promise too much. Mars/Saturn is a caution to step very carefully, and follow the official guidelines. Now is not the time to go rogue.
Venus into your sector of shared resources can open up some intriguing developments regarding debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy. There’s more than one approach or solution, as long as keep it light and have a Plan B. Aspects to Mercury in your sector of opportunities can bring unexpected news in the areas of travel, education, legal matters or publishing. You may have to think quickly to come up with a solution or response. Travel plans can be disrupted. Too, a last-minute, unscripted answer can unravel an lingering doubt or insecurity. As Mercury moves into your career sector, your attention will turn to professional goals and success.
Aspects to the Sun in your sector of opportunities can push you to take a risk, or leap into the unknown. There is definitely opportunity here, and you may find yourself exploring something you didn’t know you wanted. But Mars/Saturn urges caution - finances may be tight, or your actions may be limited in other ways. You’ll only be able to go so far (or to push a cause/issue so far). Work within the boundaries.
Venus into your partnership sector can spark a new attraction, or open your eyes to new romantic options. An existing relationship can benefit from a sweet exchange of ideas, and all one-on-one contacts are favoured with this light, sociable energy. However, aspects to Mercury in your sector of shared resources suggest one conversation or discovery may not be so light. Surprising news about debts, taxes, loans, your partner’s finances or physical/emotional intimacy can reveal more than anticipated, but this does not have to be negative. Ripping the bandage off will sting, but an abrupt confession may be what’s needed in order to come to terms with lingering wounds from the past. It’s time to talk about what you’ve been avoiding. As Mercury enters your sector of opportunities, you’ll be able to look up and consider what’s next/what’s new.
Aspects to the Sun in your sector of shared resources can encourage carelessness/overconfidence with finances, or pushing a delicate situation too far. It will seem like a good idea, and there is an opportunity to expand this scenario into something good. But Mars’ difficult connection to Saturn Rx in your sign says that you’re responsible for your actions, even if you’re not fully aware of why you’re pushing an issue. There may also be difficulties with a partner, as they balk at your efforts to control what you both share.
Venus into your sector of routine emphasizes what you do for others, or what you have you have to do for yourself. Work, health and obligations are favoured, with increased cooperation and positive solitons. Things can fall into place quite nicely. However, others may ask too much of you, once they see how capable you are. You’ll have multiple choices- make sure you prioritize. Aspects to Mercury in your relationship sector can trigger disruptive conversations with a partner. They might finally decide to come clean or express dissatisfaction - you may not see this coming, but the results can be beneficial, as you both clear the air about a painful issue. Mercury’s move into your sector of shared resources can take the conversation a step deeper, as you and a partner explore the uncomfortable stuff.
Aspects to the Sun in your partnership sector suggest big promises and plans for the future. Both of you will have your eye on exciting developments and future potentials, but Mars/Saturn can trigger some frustrations/blocked anger due to unacknowledged fears or insecurities. Before you take another step forward together, a background issue will need to be addressed. It’s possible that one person may feel blocked or intimidated by what’s not being acknowledged. No more secrets - it’s time for a completely open, honest approach.
Venus into your sector of self-expression can bring a light flirtation, reason to celebrate or urge to show off what you’ve got. This energy enhances your charm, creative inspiration and attraction power. It’s fast-moving and fun. However, aspects to Mercury in your sector of routine suggests a certain development may bring surprises for a work or health issue. A loophole or unexpected solution can abruptly reshuffle your priorities. A break in routine can be refreshing as it brings a surge of optimism. As Mercury enters your partnership sector, your attention will shift to a cooperative exchange of information or a special, one-on-one discussion.
Aspects to the Sun in your sector of routine can put more work on your plate, or increase your ambition to push yourself/give more. You may feel ready to tackle something extra, but Mars/Saturn is a caution to slow down. Your energy level will only take you so far, and there may be work or health limits that you have to obey. Some upgrades may not be doable, or acceptable. Too, one extra obligation may prove to be particularly frustrating.
Venus into your domestic sector can increase your desire to celebrate at home/with family, or feather your nest. A homes business can experience a small boost, or, there may be some sweet moments with someone close to you. Aspects to Mercury in your sector of self-expression (including the trine to Chiron Rx in your sign) suggest a bold, slightly risky expression of how you feel can get things moving in the right direction. Maybe you need to put your heart on the line, in a creative or romantic sense. Putting yourself out there will make you vulnerable, but this could be a necessary path to relief, release and healing. Others may be attracted to your uncensored words. Even if the conversation is more disruptive than happy, you’ll tap into something deep and soothing. As Mercury enters your sector of routine, you’ll be able to apply practical solutions for improving, upgrading and organizing.
Aspects to the Sun in your sector of self-expression (including the trine to Neptune Rx in your sign) can encourage a romantic development. Too, spending/celebrating/drinking will be easy. Maybe too easy - any boundaries you’ve set up may dissolve. Mars/Saturn is a reminder that certain actions will not be appropriate, or in your best interests. Be especially carefully if you’re mixing business with pleasure.