Today you are you, that is truer than true, there is no one alive that is youer than you! Dr. Seuss
Generous Jupiter is happily overdoing it again. Gemini’s ingenious juggling of six ideas at once knows no bounds this week. In fact, on Wednesday the think tank runneth over with creative juices. Expect a cornucopia of boundless mental energy.
The Summer Solstice is marked by the entrance of the Sun into Cancer at 10:03 PM, PDT, this Thursday. A time of emotional sensitivity, powerful imagination, and instinctual protectiveness of home and family.
♡ Date Night: Venus in Cancer and Mars in Gemini
There’s so much yang energy flying around this weekend that you’re sure to have a long honey-do list from your partner, sending romance flying out the window. Unless...it’s possible to stoke the home fires while you’re running errands? Sure, a stop at the florist for a Fuchsia, balsamic glaze from the specialty market, and fabulous Shark Cupcakes at the Neptune bakery--you can’t have too many special treats for a Venus in homey Cancer!
The Force of abundance is with you.
Here’s your horoscope for the week of June 16-22, 2013:
(★ Astrology Wonks see bottom of page)
Aries ♈ (March 20-April 19)
You have a bring-it-on attitude, welcoming any challenge. If a challenge doesn’t present itself naturally in the course of the day, you’ll invent one! You’ve got an inner determination that’s not to be messed with. You feel strong and out to get what you want. Winning in a competition, especially sports, will make your day. Most of this week you’ll feel optimistic; it’s as if you’re a magnet for good luck.
Taurus ♉ (April 20-May 20)
The Gemini Sun shines it’s solar power directly on the really big ideas that Jovial Jupiter is launching all week, and it’s in your house of resources and wealth. Truth telling this Tuesday, though intense, will keep you from pretense and false promises, made by you or to you. Wednesday is a keynote day that is blessed with people cooperating with you and thus furthering your plans.
Gemini ♊ (May 21-June 20)
You can’t have too much glitter! No chance of losing your muchiness this week! But it’s very easy to overwhelm yourself with multi-tasking! Tuesday is a visionary day for you, a time to trust your intuition. You’ll feel optimistic and generous this Wednesday (your lucky day) when the tumblers in the lock just click, click, click. Acts of great courage and an unwavering integrity characterize your actions as you finish your birthday month; you’re ready to stand your ground.
Cancer ♋ (June 21-July 21)
Tasks that you could pull off on your own are much better handled with two on board, a little harder to balance your needs with theirs, but you’ll accomplish so much more than you could possibly do alone. Thursday is the Summer Solstice, when the Sun comes home to Cancer. You begin your birthday month with justifiably high hopes. The celestial Santa Claus moves into Cancer next week, beginning a full year of good fortune! Scorpio Moon gets in sync and harmonious with Venus in Cancer for an in-depth talk about what you truly want.
Leo ♌ (July 22-August 22)
Vitality surges with lots of yang energy, just in time for a playful Father’s Day. If you need a brainstorming session about a big idea, Wednesday morning is the perfect time. The principles of power and will infuse you with determination and optimism. Enough to launch your product or expand your vision of what’s possible. Initiating a direct confrontation with someone, even if that’s not usually your style, will work to your benefit.
Virgo ♍ (August 23-September 22)
Sunday, with the Moon in Virgo, is a celestial checkpoint for your month’s goals. Once again it’s time to go into the cave and stare down Darth Vader! But the rewards will be very satisfying for you; you prefer to know the true the bottom line. You don’t feel much like compromising, so its not your best time to negotiate. Risky situations won’t deter you, even if you’re normally cautious. You’re confident that you can handle pretty much anything.
Libra ♎ (September 23-October 22)
Sunday starts you off with an abundance of creativity, energizing your world of ideas. Generous Jupiter is giving you four days of very very expansive and high flying creativity. Wednesday is the day to initiate a new project and get popular group support for your ideas. When Thursday's Summer Solstice arrives, feelings take a more sensitive turn. You have a new determination to reach your goals, even surprisingly stubborn about it!
Scorpio ♏ (October 23-November 21)
The buzz is very loud this week, but loaded with information you need. Your gift for getting to the bottom of things will help you sort it out. Tuesday afternoon is cloudy with a chance of depression, as you are called to face a few fears you’d rather keep underground. Help comes in the form of some structured, hard work that incorporates an unusual bedfellow, Visionary Compassion. You’re loaded with it!
Sagittarius ♐ (November 22-December 20)
Debate might be your favorite sport this week, and you are determined to win. You’re hungry for ideas and gobble them up as fast as anyone can hurl them your way. And you will want things your way. Everything seems to go your way this Wednesday, not just because of your positive thinking, although that's powerful enough to help you take advantage of opportunities in your immediate environment. It’s also your generous concern for the welfare of all concerned that wins people over to your side.
Capricorn ♑ (December 21-January 19)
It’s time to make an aggressive move ahead. Nothing will stop you. Your enthusiasm carries you and you welcome an opportunity to act on your principles. One word to the wise Capricorn; Warning signs dot the highway along the steep downward grade leading out of the Rocky Mountains to Denver: “You’re not down yet!” Keep in mind the call to change at depth, and the sudden opportunities to do so. Lightning bolts are still flying! Caution yes, but don’t ride your brakes!
Aquarius ♒ (January 20-February 17)
Sunday starts your week with a surge of vitality that carries lots of yang energy. The powerfully creative thinking cap you’ll put on is one of your old time favorites. Never mind that it has a whirligig on top! Whimsey lightens up the intensity and tickles your funny bone. Your humor, quite dry, is at a peak and helps you say a big truth with grace. Other people’s belief in you and your ideas becomes the vehicle that launches your ambitions.
Pisces ♓ (February 18-March 19)
Artistic inspirations and romantic dreams flourish, without much regard for reality. Still we all need some days of hope springing eternally in our human hearts, and you have this as the Sun moves into Cancer on the Summer Solstice. Your finely tuned sensitivities find a home in the instinctually protective waters of Cancer. Like entering a soft cove after weathering the open seas.
✶ Astrology Wonks
Virgo Moon squares Gemini Sun 10:42 AM, PDT, on Sunday; a celestial checkpoint for your month’s goals.
Wednesday is loaded with muchness when the Gemini Sun conjuncts Jovial Jupiter at 9:10 AM, PDT. Solar powered ideas.
The Scorpio Moon trines Venus at 11:49 AM, PDT, on Thursday, and then goes on to trine Mercury at 12:30 PM, PDT; then we have an exact conjunction of Venus and Mercury occurs at 7:56 PM, PDT. All leading up to the Sun moving into Cancer at 10:03 PM, PDT, this Thursday; Summer Solstice. Sweet and pleasant communications combine with the joy of cooking--barbecue style.