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Follow Your Hopes - Grab Your Dreams - Weekly Horoscope!

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Follow Your Hopes - Grab Your Dreams - Weekly Horoscope!

 This week, the sign of Sagittarius offers its hopeful, cheerful and bright attitude, and reminds us to make choices that align with our hopes and dreams. The sun enters Sagittarius and creates a bright and happy new moon with which we can make a fresh start.

Check out the listing below for more information about the planets' antics for the week.

All Times are U.S. Eastern:

Tuesday November 18 3:50 AM: Obstacles get in our face when the sun meets up with Saturn's limits.

Thursday November 20 9:56 AM: Love is in the air, but so is lots of fairy dust.  Things may not be what they seem when Venus squares off with Neptune.  Adjust expectations accordingly.

Saturday November 22 4:36 AM: The holiday mood will start to build when the Sun enters the jovial sign of Sagittarius!

Saturday November 22 7:32 AM: Enjoy the fresh and exciting feeling of making definite choices as the new moon in Sagittarius offers openings for new beginnings.

MOON VOID OF COURSE

When the moon has stopped interacting with other planets while it is in one sign, it is "void" until it enters the next sign.  During these periods, it's difficult to make connections, arrange meetings and make purchases.  Care should be taken in all these matters.  The good way to use this energy is to finish up what you've  already started, and wait for a better time to start anything new.  Here are the void of course times for this week:

Monday November 17 6:11 AM-2:30 PM

Wednesday November 19 9:25 AM-Thursday November 20 12:31 AM

Saturday November 22 12:53 - 7:19 AM

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I WILL BE AT JOURNEYS OF LIFE FOR ASTROLOGY and LIFE PATH READINGS  Wednesday November 19th AND SATURDAY NOVEMBER 22nd. And...if you don't live near me, you can always get a Private Video Reading!

Now - here's this week's video:

Power Suits ON - Weekly Horoscopes!

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Put on your power suit! This week is going to bring out the urge to dominate.

Emotions will be high, and we will all be charged with ambition and desire. Use astrology to make the most of this week's moves among the planets, and avoid being overwhelmed by the volatile environment. Check out the dates below and then watch the video for all the information you need.

All Times are U.S. Eastern:

Monday November 10 6:03 PM: Mars will team up with Pluto to incite us to fight for what we want.

Tuesday November 11 10:39 PM: Charm, wily ways and general deception could pop up - as could creativity, thanks to Mercury and Neptune.

Wednesday November 12 8:02 PM: The not-so-niceness will intensify today and tonight when Saturn totally turns off Venus.

Wednesday November 12 8:29 PM: People won't mind doing and saying the things that make them feel free and clear. Caution is called for when mars meets erratic planet Uranus.

Sunday November 16 2:06 PM: Neptune comes out of its sleepy retrograde, letting those dreams we've had since June finally come true.

Sunday November 16 2:04 PM: Good cheer comes on the scene when Venus enters Sagittarius.

MOON VOID OF COURSE

When the moon has stopped interacting with other planets while it is in one sign, it is "void" until it enters the next sign.  During these periods, it's difficult to make connections, arrange meetings and make purchases.  Care should be taken in all these matters.  The good way to use this energy is to finish up what you've  already started, and wait for a better time to start anything new.  Here are the void of course times for this week:

Monday November 10 until 3:38 AM

Wednesday November 12 4:16 AM-1:44 PM

Friday November 14 953 PM-Saturday November 15 2:08 AM

Everybody needs astrology! I am available for Private Video ReadingsPersonal Consultations on Life Issues, Weddings and Business Matters - for Radio & TV appearances - and speaking engagements!

YOU'RE GOING TO NEED A READING THIS WEEK!

I WILL BE AT JOURNEYS OF LIFE FOR ASTROLOGY and LIFE PATH READINGS  Wednesday November 12th. And...if you don't live near me, you can always get a Private Video Reading!

Here's this week's video!

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A No-Bull Full Moon Ahead: Weekly Horoscopes!

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It's another full moon week, so look out for extra drama that could pop up, most of it related to that deeply felt eclipse we had about two weeks ago.


Check out the planetary events and watch the video to get all the details.  Meanwhil, consider what you need to do in order to put life on the right track...and do it!

All Times are U.S. Eastern:

Monday November 3 5:48 PM: Empowerment and effectiveness are sure to follow when the sun meets up and makes nice with Pluto.

Thursday November 6 5:23 PM: Yes, that strange feeling you have today could very well be due to the Full Moon at 15 degrees of Taurus.

Saturday November 8 8:42 PM: Expression gets more circumspect, but decisions will be made with definite determination. Mercury enters Scorpio!

MOON VOID OF COURSE

When the moon has stopped interacting with other planets while it is in one sign, it is "void" until it enters the next sign.  During these periods, it's difficult to make connections, arrange meetings and make purchases.  Care should be taken in all these matters.  The good way to use this energy is to finish up what you've  already started, and wait for a better time to start anything new.  Here are the void of course times for this week:

Monday November 3 4:05 AM-1:53 PM

Wednesday November 5 8:25 AM-4:33 PM

Friday November 7 11:17 AM-8:45 PM

Sunday November 9 11:22 AM-Monday November 10 3:38 AM

Everybody needs astrology! I am available for Private Video ReadingsPersonal Consultations on Life Issues, Weddings and Business Matters - for Radio & TV appearances - and speaking engagements!

I WILL BE AT JOURNEYS OF LIFE FOR ASTROLOGY READINGS  Sunday November 9th. And...if you don't live near me, you can always get a Private Video Reading!

Here's this week's video!

Mercury Retrograde - How to Deal

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All good scouts know: Be Prepared for Mercury Retrograde!


Note: this Previously Published Article may be of use to you as we get ready to roll with Mercury Retrograde.  The station occurs Saturday October 4th at 1:02 PM Eastern, and Mercury will be retrograde until October 26th.

As you probably know, Mercury Retrograde is coming. You may have heard jokes about it, or made some yourself. Or, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. I never "believed" in Mercury Retrograde myself until I saw it in action. I was taking beginners' astrology classes at the time, and when the teacher tried to tell me the change in the apparent motion of this tiny planet could affect everything from phone lines to traffic jams, I scoffed, and as we came to the first Mercury Retrograde period I noticed, I was determined to test out the centuries of theory and lore. As it happened, I worked for a large financial institution at the time, managing the customer service desk for one of their communications networks. As Mercury is known to be associated with communications, certainly I'd see the effects at the job, right? I had no idea "how" right. On the very day of Mercury's "Station" - the time between going forward and "backward" - the pile of "trouble tickets" on my desk was twice as high as usual. All sorts of little glitches, from data cards not being placed in exactly the right way to major circuit outages became my day-long headaches. Then, when I tried to get a bus uptown, I got stuck in a traffic jam that caused me to miss the event I wanted to attend. "Hmmmmmmm," I thought; maybe this isn't all a bunch of hooey. As soon as the period was over, things went back to normal, or as close to that as it got in that crazy place. These events took place more than 25 years ago, and since then there have been many more Mercury Retrograde periods. These times come about 3 times a year, and they last about 3 weeks each. This time, the retrograde will take place from October 4-26, 2014. Because I'm astrologer, I tend to feel Mercury Retrograde even before the date it begins, and with plenty of planetary representation in Scorpio and Libra, this one will be hard to ignore. Thinking and speaking will tend to be "deep" at first, but also quite sharp.  After the 11th, when it moves into Libra (remember it's moving "backwards"), indecision is going to be the order of the day. It's time to really look at all the options we have, and honor the process of waiting for the right places and times.  No harsh actions are necessary.  Just wait and see, whenever it is possible.

There are a lot of issues stemming from Mercury Retrograde we simply can't avoid. Still, there are other foibles we most definitely can avoid simply by planning our activities appropriately. These Check Lists of things To Do and things Not To Do, I hope, will be helpful as we go into this strange, frustrating, and sometimes fruitful, period. I doubt I'll cover everything, but I'll give you at least the basics so you can plan your time out in the most productive way possible.

SOME THINGS TO DO BEFORE THE RETROGRADE:

Car Maintenance - Check tires, oil, electrical systems, and fix any glitches with transmissions or clutches that may become more severe with time.

Computer Maintenance - Back up data, buy any new equipment or peripherals you might need, including CDs and DVDs, microphones, etc. If your computer requires it - scan for viruses and malware, and make sure all your shields are "up" before the retrograde period begins.

Batteries - Make sure all batteries for all electronic devices and practical tools such as flashlights are purchased and at the ready. (Mercury Retrograde is connected to power outages, too.)

Organization - Set up a system for keeping track of important papers, credit cards and keys.

Communication - Go through your phone messages and e mail inbox to take care of those requests you've been "meaning to get to". If you don't deal with them now, you could lose them during the retrograde.

Contracts - Everything from Leases and Deeds to Employment Agreements and Marriages stand a much better chance of serving all parties involved when they are not undertaken or signed during Mercury Retrograde. If you can't get them completed before it starts, you are always best off waiting until it is over.

Announcements - If you're going to make a product announcement (especially something like a new app or a web site), or incorporate a business, release a CD, book or movie, it pays to do it before the retrograde, or even better, after. Same goes for grand openings, major promotions, etc. Doctors and

Dentists - Take care of these appointments outside the retrograde period, because diagnosis is especially difficult during the retrograde. The exception here is when you're already being treated for something, or you want to have a defect, such as a hernia or a faulty filling in a tooth, repaired. Make Travel

Plans - If you know you have to make a trip either during or after the retrograde, make arrangements beforehand when you can to avoid confusion.

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THINGS TO DO DURING THE RETROGRADE PERIOD

The retrograde period is actually a time when we should be studying our internal processes and figuring out how we can take our thoughts and put them into understandable language. For this reason, the retrograde is great for writing. If you have a paper to prepare, a presentation, or even a book, this is the perfect time to sit down and put the words together and into a document. This is also an excellent time to go back and look at a project you've been working on for some time, and fix the part of it you should have completed more thoroughly. In fact, flaws resulting from less-than-adequate workmanship or attention could come up during the retrograde. Repairs of all kinds, including some surgery, are even more likely to be successful when they're done during Mercury retrograde. Reading is a great Mercury Retrograde activity because you can often pick up a book or training manual you couldn't finish and finally slog through it. In general, Relaxation is a great thing to pursue during Mercury Retrograde. People who make a living in Mercury-related professions, and astrology is one, often take a break during this period. Although I still will write horoscopes and muse as I do here on ReadTheStars.com, I don't do readings for people because without Mercury working to its full ability, i can easily make mistakes. Same may go for some doctors, reporters, news anchors, etc. Watch the news and you'll notice more bloopers during live broadcasts than usual. NOTE: Being born during the Mercury Retrograde can be a good thing! These babies usually grow up with superior writing skills, and can pretty much assume they won't be affected all that much by the difficult effects that make the rest of us want to scream. Need to make travel arrangements during the retrograde? Get a Mercury Retrograde-born person to do it for you. Don't laugh - it works!

COPING DURING THE RETROGRADE:

Computers, Equipment, etc. - Always take extra caution when you're working with delicate equipment during a Mercury Retrograde. That little toss you do with your smart phone might be not-so when the screen cracks on you! (One of my favorite examples of what "bad" stuff can happen during a Mercury Retrograde was one time when it was Retrograde in Pisces - a water sign - I inadvertently "flushed" my iPhone.)

Cars, Driving and Public Transportation - Leave extra time when you have to be at a place at a certain time. Be careful walking, driving and even standing on a subway train. Watch other people. They will not even be conscious of the conditions, most likely, so you have to compensate for their lack of awareness.

If you must sign a lease, a will, a contract or undertake any of the activities that are counter-indicated during the retrograde, read the fine print, push extra-hard to get the word out about your announcement, and expect there to be a few glitches so you'll be alert enough to stop them from getting out of hand. If you must travel, factor in possible delays, and bring some sort of entertainment to keep you busy while you wait for that late plane, bus or train. Life must, and will, go on with or without a Mercury Retrograde. The tips offered here aren't supposed to encourage you to hide under the covers or run for the hills just because Mercury is Retrograde. Now, though, you should be able to get through it without too many surprises, and even if you do get frustrated, you'll get the greatest gift of all. Knowing there will be an end to a difficult time is the best thing astrology can do for us, most of the time, and that's what I hope you'll remember the next time you're stuck in a traffic jam or are trying to get rid of a nasty computer virus. It will be October 26th before we know it! Make the most out of this precious Mercury Retrograde time. You may even come to look forward to it.

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Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014 15:09

FLY into Fall - Weekly Horoscope!!!

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F L Y into Fall this Year!  The Autumnal Equinox is just the beginning.


 Look at the list below and watch the video - this will be quite a remarkable week.

All Times are U.S. Eastern:

Monday September 22 8:34 PM: Watch all those "stuck" projects come out of the muck when PLUTO STATIONS TO DIRECT MOTION.

Monday September 22 10:29 PM: It's Fall.  FLY into it! The arrival of the Autumnal Equinox means the sun is in the beautiful sign of Libra.

Wednesday September 24 2:14 AM: Use the NEW MOON in Libra to decide what projects and relationships will remain as focal points in your life.

Thursday September 25 2:17 PM: Life will get nuts when Jupiter and Uranus conspire to expand optimism and our compulsive tendencies.

Saturday October 27 6:39 PM: People may not be as "nice", but they'll be incisive and direct with Mercury's move into Scorpio.

MOON VOID OF COURSE

When the moon has stopped interacting with other planets while it is in one sign, it is "void" until it enters the next sign.  During these periods, it's difficult to make connections, arrange meetings and make purchases.  Care should be taken in all these matters.  The good way to use this energy is to finish up what you've  already started, and wait for a better time to start anything new.  Here are the void of course times for this week:

Tuesday September 23 8:15 AM-11:59 PM

Friday September 26 8:39-10:29 AM

Sunday September 28 4:31-6:50 PM

Everybody needs astrology! I am available for Private Video ReadingsPersonal Consultations on Life Issues, Weddings and Business Matters - for Radio & TV appearances - and speaking engagements!

THIS WEEK - I WILL BE AT JOURNEYS OF LIFE FOR ASTROLOGY READINGS  Friday September 26.

And...if you don't live near me, you can always get a Private Video Reading!

Here's this week's video!

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