Mercury enters Scorpio on Monday, November 2nd, so although Halloween will be over by then (BTW, Happy Halloween everyone!), our thoughts will turn to the darker side of life and conversations will get into the more taboo subjects, like sex and intimacy, death, and the occult.
Jupiter opposes Chiron and inconjuncts Uranus at 17º this week (the first on Tuesday, November 3rd, the second on Thursday, November 5th), which indicates a large-scale expansion of hurts and wounds (Chiron) and our drive for personal freedom and individuality (Uranus). The opposition to Chiron is an at-odds feeling, and the inconjunct is a need to compromise.
Venus enters Libra (and conjuncts the lunar North Node) on Sunday, November 8th, ending the week with a lovely ingress. We can collectively breathe a sigh of relief as Venus moves into her home sign, focusing on harmony, diplomacy, and partnerships.
Mercury joins the Sun in your intimacy sector, promoting investigation and curiosity about sex and emotional closeness for the next few weeks (also: death, the occult, and shared funds such as loans or spousal assets). Jupiter, planet of expansion, has been hanging out in your personal habit and routines sector since August, pushing your daily work and health practices to the forefront. This week he forms two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your hidden sector (which may push unconscious fears to the surface), and an inconjunct to Uranus in your sign (forcing you to compromise your independent, rebellious side). Mercury should help you deal with this by making you unafraid of your shadow side; you’ll want to get to the bottom of your childhood hurts and fears, and your hidden desires. At the end of the week, Venus enters your partnership sector, putting the emphasis on who you love (and who loves you!), as well as money you share with a partner, for the next month. Harmony and sharing in relationships now takes priority.
Mercury joins the Sun in your partnership sector, and now you want to get to the bottom of partner-related stuff – past all the surface bullshit – and see what your relationships are really made of for the next few weeks (also, taboo topics of discussion like sex, death, and the occult may come up with your partner). Jupiter, planet of expansion, has been working on your self-expression sector since August, pushing the boundaries of your creativity (also promoting love affairs and children). This week he forms two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your social sector (bringing up pain-points with your friends), and an inconjunct to Uranus in your hidden sector (uncomfortably touching on your secret desire to rebel). Mercury gives you the ability to talk frankly with people in your social network about your feelings, and it also helps you deal with your secret desires. At the end of the week, Venus (your ruling planet) enters your routine sector, making it possible for you to spread the love at work for the next month. If unattached, you may even make a love connection with a co-worker. This is also a great time to love yourself via good personal diet and exercise habits. Taurus can tend to overindulge on the sweets!
Mercury (your ruling planet) joins the Sun in your routine sector for the next few weeks, and you can really make progress delving into your own personal habits. Are you doing things in your daily work, or health routine (including sexual practices) that are self destructive? Do you manipulate co-workers? Jupiter has been expanding home and family issues for you since August, and this week he makes two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your career sector (i.e. pain points in your profession or relationship with a boss), and an inconjunct with Uranus in your social sector (forcing a compromise between home life and your radical choice of friends). Mercury can help you be honest about what’s going on at work, and help you transcend to higher ground here. On Sunday Venus enters your creativity sector for the next month, prompting lovely self-expression via hobbies, and even a possible love affair! Romance is high, as well as love of your children (or new ones!).
Mercury joins the Sun in your sector of self-expression for the next few weeks, prompting you to go deep into your own creativity. For you, that often means nurturing others, but how do you nurture yourself? Maybe try your hand at the occult, and include your children or lover in the fun. Jupiter has been hanging out in your communication sector since August, expanding your verbal and written affairs, and sibling relationships. This week, he makes two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your opportunities sector (bringing up old hurts regarding religion or education), and an inconjunct with Uranus in your career sector (forcing a compromise in your professional life). Mercury can help you let off steam via focusing on a hobby or talking it out with your lover. At the end of the week, Venus enters your domestic sector for the next month, putting the love back into home and family (your favorite place anyway!). Now is a great time to pretty-up the house, and harmonizing relationships with family members are facilitated.
Mercury joins the Sun in your domestic sector for the next few weeks, facilitating talks at home or with family members. You don’t shy away from taboo topics right now, so this is a good time to discuss things you’ve been avoiding out of pride. Jupiter has been in your sector of personal assets since August, expanding issues of self-worth, finances, and real estate. This week, he makes two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your intimacy sector (poking a wound in the area of sex/closeness with a partner, or your debts), and an inconjunct with Uranus in your opportunity sector (forcing a compromise between what you want to spend and what you can actually afford!). Mercury helps with the intimacy issue; you are more inclined to talk frankly about subjects that are usually taboo right now, especially with a partner. On Sunday, Venus enters your communications sector for the next month, and your words (and emails) drip with charm and diplomacy. Now is a great time for signing contracts, as well as having lovely talks with your siblings.
Mercury (your ruler) joins the Sun in your communication sector, making this a good time to investigate any verbal or written projects and contracts. Make sure no stone is unturned (you’re good at details anyway!). Now is also a great time for heart-to-hearts with siblings. Jupiter has been in your sign since August, making your focus on personal appearance and overall health a bit larger than usual. This week he makes two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your partnership sector (bringing up pain-points in relationships), and an inconjunct to Uranus in your intimacy sector (forcing a compromise between you and your partner’s needs). Mercury helps you have laser-like focus and stamina, so take advantage of it. At the end of the week, Venus leaves your sign and enters your personal asset sector. This is an excellent time for buying real estate or investments of any sort. In addition, you should take a little time to pump up your own self-worth, as you can tend to over criticize yourself, Virgo.
Mercury joins the Sun in your personal asset sector for the next few weeks, focusing your thoughts and discussion around money and finances. This is also a good time to do a little thinking about your self-worth behind the facade, Libra. Jupiter has been traveling through your hidden sector since August, expanding your secret fears and desires. As if this wasn’t difficult enough, this week he makes two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your routine sector (i.e. pain points in work/health) and an inconjunct to Uranus in your partnership sector (forcing a compromise on the relationship front). Mercury helps you face your shadow side, and all that unconscious junk that seems to be rising to the surface these days. I know you normally like everything to be polite and fair, but sometimes things have to get real, and you have to face that life isn’t fair. At the end of the week you get a great prize: Venus (your ruler) enters your sign for the next month, bringing the love and attention your way. See? Good things come to those who wait!
Mercury joins the Sun in your sign, and you’ll be the talk of the town! People will finally be talking about those taboo subjects you like: sex, intimacy, death, the occult. Finally, no-bullshit discussions that delve deep into things, and don’t worry about “pleasantries”. . .enjoy it while it lasts, Scorpio. Jupiter has been in your social sector since August, expanding the focus on your friends, social network, and any humanitarian causes or groups you belong to. This week, he makes two challenging aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your creative sector (bringing up pain-points relating to you being in the spotlight), and an inconjunct to Uranus in your routine sector (forcing a compromise between your social life and your personal health/ work schedule). Mercury and the Sun in your sign help matters by making it all about you, and the type of communication with friends that you like: brutally honest. At the end of the week, Venus enters your hidden sector, and you may feel like love and friendship is out of your reach for the next month. Instead use this time to pour some love into those hidden fears and desires you have (yup, even you have unconscious stuff you’re not aware of).
Mercury joins the Sun in your hidden sector for the next few weeks, and although you’re laying low a bit this month, now is a great time to get in touch with some of those repressed feelings (perhaps by sharing intimate details with a loved one, or getting a psychic reading for yourself). You don’t like getting serious Sag, so make a game of it, or do a fun Tarot card night. Jupiter (your ruler) has been hanging out in your career sector since August, emphasizing professional directions and relationships with your superiors, as well as your public image. This week things take a challenging turn: he forms an opposition with Chiron in your domestic sector (hurts at home/with family), and an inconjunct with Uranus in your self-expression sector (forcing compromise between your creative, independent self, and professional demands). Perhaps Mercury can help with all this serious stuff after all, but helping you understand why you do the self-destructive things you do! Work it out so you can move on to more fun things. Sunday, Venus moves into your social sector for the next month, speaking of fun: it’s all about loving your friends and networking right now, so enjoy it!
Mercury joins the Sun in your social sector, and communications with your friends reach an all-time high. Now is the time to work on the intimate connections with your network of friends and social groups; sometimes you can be too serious Capricorn, but everybody needs a supportive network! Jupiter has been in your opportunities sector since August, expanding your focus on higher education, travel, religion, and current lawsuits. Two challenging aspects are formed with him this week: an opposition to Chiron in your communication sector (bringing up contractual issues that hurt you), and an inconjunct with Uranus in your domestic sector (forcing a compromise at home). Mercury helps right now, because even if you aren’t the type to “talk it out” with friends, you can get some solid advice from them. At the end of the week, Venus enters your career sector (HOO-RAH!) for the next month, and you can charm the pants off your superiors. This is also a great time for a professional love match. We all know work is your favorite place, anyway, so enjoy it.
Mercury joins the Sun in your career sector and verbal/written projects at work really take off, right now. Although you’re generally pretty emotionally detached, now is a good time to share with your superiors at work, if the situation calls for it. This is also the time to show your devotion to your career. Jupiter has been in your intimacy sector since August (speaking of emotions), expanding physical and emotional intimacy issues, as well as debts. Things get challenging this week with an opposition to Chiron in your personal asset sector (highlighting pain-points in your finances or self worth), and an inconjunct with Uranus in your communications sector (you’ll have to compromise that detached way of speaking). Mercury can help, for example, if you need to get honest about your financial situation with the boss, and ask for a deserved raise. You’ll be more apt to not intellectualize everything. On Sunday, Venus enters your opportunities sector for the next month, and you can pour a little love into travel plans, college plans, or even make a love match with someone from a different country or ethnic background (hey, you love diversity!).
Mercury joins the Sun in your social sector, Pisces, and you can show off your compassionate empathy with your friends by playing personal shrink to those who need it. You can also show off your psychic side by joining them in occult discussions. Jupiter has been moving through your relationship sector since August, expanding the day-to-day things in your partnerships. You’re already not the best at dealing with the small stuff, but this week, things take a challenging turn when Jupiter forms two aspects: an opposition to Chiron in your sign (highlighting personal hurts), and an inconjunct to Uranus in your personal assets sector (requiring compromise between your relationships and your own self-worth). Let Mercury help you this week by talking it out with your friends, who won’t shy away from difficult topics right now. At the end of the week, Venus enters your intimacy sector for the next month, and you can get cozy in bed with a partner! This is also a great time for clearing debts or growing shared funds (joint real estate, for example).
Horoscopes November 2 – 8