Aries (March 21st - April 19th)
This time of year often sees you needing to consider your loved ones. needs rather than your own. This is because the Sun is sitting in your opposite Zodiac Sign of Libra. This is not a period for headstrong actions but rather one for mediation and diplomacy. Patience and consideration are required. Right now your loved ones require your attention and possibly your support. You can reap rewards from your connections with others, personally and professionally. This is also an ideal month to start a new health regime, one that really boosts your positive endorphins.
Taurus (April 20th - May 20th)
Lifestyle changes may be required this month. October sees you assessing your health and wellbeing and making adjustments if needed. This is the ideal month during which to review your eating and exercise habits. If you are living well then you are likely to have a boost in your energy levels. If you are not looking after yourself then now is the time to have a check-up, seek advice and make changes. Your day to day working environment is also likely to be a focus this month. You are keen to make improvements both in your own lifestyle and perhaps also in your home. You can enjoy happy times in your own home with those who share your household.
Gemini (May 21st - June 20th)
October sees you at your sparkling best. You are quite the social butterfly, flitting from one fun-filled activity to another. If you are an extravert then you are likely to enjoy parties and gatherings in an ever-widening social circle. If you are more introverted then you are likely to delight in a series of one-on-one tê-àês and a pile of books by the side of your bed. You are also likely to be busily planning an exciting project or event. Your mind is active and you are creative. The more that you can revel in childlike imagination the more that you are likely to shine this October. You have vision and the ability to share it in fun ways with others.
Cancer (June 21st - July 22nd)
October sees the Cancerians of the Zodiac questioning a few matters close to home. You are likely to be wondering exactly where you belong. This could involve a change in your social circle or alterations closer to home. Your home and family are in the spotlight as you make adjustments so that you are more comfortable. You may indulge in some home entertainment this month. On the other hand visitors may land on your doorstep. If you are comfortable in your own skin then you are likely to enjoy the month of October. If not you are ready to make changes for the better. A little retail therapy may also be pleasurable.
Leo (July 23rd - August 22nd)
Your mind is active right now. You are keen to explore your short-term options when it comes to projects, neighbourhood matters and life skills. A creative project may be a productive way to channel your intellectual powers. However, you may also enjoy chatting with siblings, neighbours or online pals. This is an excellent month during which to record any ideas that pop into your head. These could be the seeds of future plans. A short trip may also stimulate a change of outlook. Money is likely to flow as long as you don.t spend more than you earn. You have the ability to bargain or barter. This is your month to think outside the square and prepare for a bright future.
Virgo (August 23rd - September 22nd)
The planet Jupiter moved into your Zodiac Sign in recent times heralding good fortune. Now another lucky planet, Venus, transits Virgo from October 9. In other words the planets are aligned in your favour right now. This is your time to shine. You need to set aside any fears or judgments that block your path and count your blessings. October sees you undertaking activities that boost your self-esteem and your personal income. You need to focus on positive pursuits and even more positive outcomes. This is no time to let self-criticism or the jibes of others stand in your way. You know your own value and now is the time to stride forth and achieve your goals.
Libra (September 23rd - October 22nd)
This time of the year sees you able to put yourself first for a change. Your habit of looking after everyone else first needs to be shelved for a while so that you can focus on self-development. You can enjoy pleasurable activities with loved ones, or settle back and delight in your own company. The important thing is that you take some time to spoil yourself. You may have a creative task that you have put to one side for too long. Now is the time to take it out of the cobwebs, dust it off and do your best. You are not being examined or tested. You can simply enjoy each day as it comes. Hobbies are to be enjoyed not endured. You can do what makes you healthy and happy. You may even relish a few personal luxuries such as a massage, a little retail therapy or even a makeover.
Scorpio (October 23rd - November 21st)
It is time to batten down the hatches. As the Ecclesiastes Biblical quote goes there is .a time to plant and a time to uproot what is planted.. October is your month to plant so that you can harvest later. October sees you on a tight budget and undergoing a time of reflection rather than one of action. If you are active then it is likely to be preparing something that will be launched or published later. Your social life may be active but you are working behind the scenes on something important. This may also involve a change of scenery and friendships. You can confide in trusted colleagues only. It is time for you to focus on your own hopes, dreams and wishes.
Sagittarius (November 22nd - December 21st)
The serious planet Saturn has moved back into your Zodiac Sign heralding some serious plans for the usually fun-loving Archers. You are entering into a period of responsibility and possibly re-structuring one or more areas of your life. This month sees the focus on your life purpose. You are likely to be forging ahead with professional goals and getting noticed by people in high places. You can count your blessings when it comes to career matters. You are on track and scoring points. Friends and colleagues are likely to help you achieve your hopes, dreams and wishes. You may join a group, club or network that helps you head in the right direction.
Capricorn (December 22nd - January 19th)
This month sees you forge ahead with professional goals but not without some adjustments. Firstly you need to face a few fears or dust off some skeletons in the closet. Once you have done this then you are ready to shine in your career. Perhaps you need to dig deep into your psyche and ensure that you are heading in the right direction? Meditation or a brief retreat may be in order. Once you have delved into what motivates you then you are able to either make the necessary adjustments and/or enjoy your public life. Relationships, new and old, are also likely to help you move forward with a sense of purpose and meaning.
Aquarius (January 20th - February 18th)
October portends a time when Aquarians can broaden horizons and reach for the stars. You are able to pursue an interest that lights your fire. World affairs, philanthropic causes, environmental issues and the plight of refugees are just some of the issues that may spark your passion this month. You may study, read, and trawl the internet or travel to foreign lands in order to broaden your mind. Daily chores hold little interest during October. It is the big picture that captures your thoughts. Your friends may wonder where you have disappeared to as you are less social than usual. However you are more interested in high-minded pursuits this month. As author Anais Nin once said: “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Pisces (February 19th - March 20th)
Seasons come and seasons go. This month sees something changing in your life. You let go of one thing and move towards another. This is likely to be connected with your professional life. You may change roles in your current job or leave one work place and start anew somewhere else. Others are watching you. Therefore you are likely to benefit from your union with someone close, either professionally or personally. As the elusive planet Neptune continues to wend its way through your Zodiac Sign the message remains the same: Trust your intuition and surround yourself with positive people.