Horoscope for October 2020
Tip of the Month
One of the most important months in U.S. history is upon us, leading up to a historic Presidential Election.
Mars in powerful Aries remains retrograde all month and it will make hard aspects to Saturn, Pluto, then Jupiter all by October 19 synchronizing with major power plays by governments the world over. Mercury entered secretive Scorpio in late September and turns retrograde on the 13th then turns direct again on November 3, US election day! The New Moon in Libra on October 6 reveals the signature of a challenging, powerful, emotional cycle.
Aries (Mar 21- Apr 19)
These are dramatic times and you are feeling the impact strongly. Circumstances close to home are challenging you to give more and it does appear that you will make sincere efforts to keep the peace.
A busy cycle continues and deepens. Positively, you are able to enjoy the creative challenge. Expect this trend to both continue and deepen progressively. Make every effort to direct frustrations to constructive ends.
Gemini (May 21-Jun 20)
You are among the luckier ones this month in terms of your ability to see the silver linings. Yet, it has and continues to be a scraping process for you and more significant layers will be removed this month.
Cancer (Jun 21 – Jul 22)
Things are moving hard and fast now and you can feel it. As eager as you are to forge ahead, others are posing obstacles and creating delays. Making sense of it all is a challenge due to your own emotional reactions.
Leo (Jul 23 – Aug 22)
October begins with a determined pace. Circumstances are pushing you to be sober and realistic with financial realities especially. You will have to make extra efforts to overcome emotional turbulence.
Virgo (Aug 23 – Sep 22)
As determined as you are to feel solid and stable, it does not come easy. Like a ship tossed by stormy seas, you are challenged to ride it out. Positively, the outer stresses will support profound, creative self-expression.
Despite desires to advance, you are inclined to lay low. Yet, you will be riveted by larger social realities. These won’t only be on the news, however, and you could experience a full measure of their drama.
Scorpio (Oct 23 – Nov 21)
A busy time behind the scenes is likely this month. So, do not expect a period of retreat. Circumstances are pushing you to make meaningful contributions.It will feel more like you have joined the underground resistance.
Sagittarius (Nov 22 – Dec 21)
Social, ethical and legal themes associated with freedom and justice are extra important to you now. Are your views and perspectives realistic or idealistic? Are you in touch with reality or are you dreaming or in denial?
Capricorn (Dec 22 – Jan 19)
A summons to be seen and heard is sounding. Yet, you may be contending with wavering confidence levels. Although you are willing to put up a good fight, you may have to absorb some hard blows.
You feel compelled to see a bigger picture. Yet, you may be realizing that there is so much to see that you feel a bit overwhelmed. Make efforts to remain objective to see all sides as clearly as you can.
Pisces (Feb 19 – Mar 20)
Perpetuating the balance of work and play continues. Yet, you will be giving more to others than usual and will have to manage your time well. The second half of October could prove confusing so it will help to slow down.
– Michael O’Connor is a professional astrologer with an international clientele. He has 30 years of study in Astrology, Numerology and related metaphysical and spiritual modalities, over 20 years of full-time practice, is an entertaining and inspirational speaker, and writes a popular New Moon Newsletter and Horoscope column. To learn more about Booking an Appointment, attending one of Michael’s Workshops or Webinars or one of his inspiring Visual Presentations, please visit his website, Facebook page, or contact Michael directly at www.sunstarastrology.com or [email protected]