Monthly Horoscopes for August
A friend or partner wants to call the tune as the month begins but you aren’t keen to go along with their suggestions. With the Sun now in the romantic sector of your chart you have your own passionate and creative ideas. Something exciting is in the air and this speaks of better things to come. Nothing will happen very fast so don’t get too excited.
There seems to be a degree of tension in the family. You’re in the mood to get to the bottom of a certain problem. Be ready to dig deep! A loved-one wants your approval for a new venture. An exciting offer might be too good to be true. There may be strings attached. Home life brings pleasure but travel is doubtful. A romantic date may not be as thrilling as you hoped.
Fun abounds as you share ideas with friends on a similar wavelength to yourself. A work-mate could tell you of some new future possibilities. A delay in a group-related matter gives you the chance to reconsider some commitments. It might be a good idea to keep a watchful eye on any legal or business transactions which currently involve you. The more you are aware of what is going on the less chance anyone will have of deceiving you.
Someone seems to need a shoulder to lean on and although you feel they should be making their own decisions, you will give them a little support. You can’t find any enthusiasm for routine matters as the month progresses. You’re restless and keen to try something completely different.
If you give in to the temptation to gamble you should think about what you might be losing. Whether it concerns money or love, avoid risks unless you’re prepared to pay the consequences. Be sure to circulate this August and you’ll get the chance to do something you have always wanted to do.
You’re in tune with the moods and feelings of those around you and you sense it when they want to talk. With the Sun in your private sector for a good percentage of the month you’re in a spiritual frame of mind. There’s a strong need for some privacy. This won’t be easy to achieve for others do not seem to understand your current distaste for noisy or crowded situations.
A sociable atmosphere surrounds you. Happily, you’ll be in the right frame of mind to make the most of any opportunities that come your way. A small problem delays progress at work. Unexpected events seem to cloud certain issues. At the same time, disappointments will give way to delight when someone makes you a remarkable offer.
At times, you may feel like doing or saying something which is totally out of character. Hold back! It’s not a day to take foolish risks. Let your common sense be your guide when it comes to making decisions concerning money. New projects are in the pipeline but they need further discussion.
If you’ve just returned home from a holiday it might feel as if you’ve never been away. You could be surprised at how quickly you fall into your usual routines. Your ability to keep your emotions well under control will come in useful in a over-heated situation towards the end of the month.
Your thoughts about a financial matter seem to be at odds with someone else’s. This might not be a time when you’ll get anywhere very quickly so be patient. A ‘phone call leaves you rather bewildered. Expect to hear news about a legal settlement concerning someone in the family.
Build on your strengths. Do more of the things you really enjoy and give yourself recognition for doing the things you do well. It looks like you will be purposefully working towards a special goal for a good percentage of the month.
There’s some improvement in your relationships trends. However, once agreement is reached over certain matters, you will demand an explanation concerning something of the past. A change of plans could be a blessing in disguise mid-August when you realise this leaves the way open for new choices. Don’t be in a rush as the changing planetary situation suggests new opportunities to come.