For all signs: July and August continue to feel intense. During
July there will be a preoccupation on what you personally need to
feel nurtured? August will then challenge you to tap into your creative
ability to achieve those goals? Everyone will somehow be pushed
to look beyond their old patterns for a solution.
For individual signs: (See birth date period in parenthesis)
- Aries (March 21 - April 20) Aries may find that home and family
issues need to be reassessed. How do you provide for the needs
of others and still find the time for yourself? Explore some new
summer activities this year.
- Taurus (April 21 - May 20) Communications can be a key issue
throughout your life, but especially during July. New patterns
of being direct and taking self responsibility will decrease emotional
reactions on either side and increase your ability to get needs
- Gemini (May 21 - June 21) Begin a new cycle of financial abundance
through focus and planning. Assess what you truly need then go
for it. Assistance will be available, but you must be able to
- Cancer (June 22 - July 22) As you celebrate you birthday, exhale
and smile. The month before is always a time to look within and
let go, so therefore sometimes painful. Energies this months will
assist you to make radical changes in yourself and your relationships.
This could happen even if not your idea, so it would be best to
put yourself in the drivers seat.
- Leo (July 23 - August 22) The forecast for all signs especially
applies this month to Leo. Look within for what fits your desired
identity and let go of old tapes that might cause self sabotage.
Let yourself be imaginative and stretch the new image beyond old
- Virgo (August 23 - September 22) Career rewards need evaluation.
Your health is affected more than most by your work environment.
Are you personally best suited to self employment or working for
others? Check within for the answer, then set your goal to create
a joyful environment.
- Libra (September 23 - October 23) Summer can trigger an overload
of social events for Libra. July introspection should help you
to sort what is most important for your personal needs and which
might be just to please others. Try to use your creativity to
find ways to cover obligations without ending up exhausted in
- Scorpio (October 24 - November 22) Travel during July can help
to rejuvenate as well as provide some skills needed for your career.
You are good at mixing business with pleasure and August can bring
forth a bust of opportunity.
- Sagittarius (November 23 - December 21) The importance of shared
values will become joyfully or painfully apparent in your relationships.
In your desire for adventure have you sacrificed some of your
core needs? Use July to ponder this possibility before needing
to make choices in August.
- Capricorn (December 22 - January 20) Deep inner transformations
are preparing your relationship patterns for change. You will
be able to find more personal fulfillment and energy for nurturing
others. Shared values and joint income will be important.
- Aquarius (January 21 - February 18) Nurture yourself during
July to have more energy for all the social potentials in August.
Look for new work patterns to reduce stress and the amount of
physical effort to accomplish a task.
- Pisces (February 19 - March 20) Time to push yourself out into
the world a little more and express your creativity. Nurture yourself
with play in July and be open for the possibility of new or changed
relationships on all levels.
Astrologer and Feng Shui Consultant, Carol
Roland is an RN with a Masters degree in counseling psychology.
She combines over 25 years of counseling and design experience to
assist in the creation of joyful relationships within yourself and
with your outer world. She can be reached by phone at (503)643-1831
or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.