Birthday Stars

Although every sign is influenced by the powerful energies triggered by the Full Moon, the fact it takes place on your birthday, and accents both your own life and close alliances, personal and out in the world, indicates you’ve reached a turning point. While, in some cases, you’ll have been aware change was in the air, in others what arises will be as thrilling as it is surprising. True, the swift pace could be unsettling. If so, focus on going with the flow, rather than trying to slow things down. This is about living passionately and, when you can, plunging into the new, unfamiliar and thrilling.

Thu 01 October - 2020



Thu 01 October - 2020


The current Full Moon has every sign on edge. However, because it for you, as a Libra, it accents close relationships, stress is likely. Tempting as it is to talk things over, wait at least a couple of days. You’ll be amazed how swiftly the doubts or worries you’re wrestling with vanish.


As a thorough Libra, obviously you’d rather make plans once, and be done with it. However, with the ideas planet Mercury accenting practicalities and going retrograde in mid-October, even seemingly simple arrangements will change, and change again. Actually, that’ll be handy, because the Libra New Moon, on the 16th, triggers personal questions and, equally, ushers in a fresh perspective on a range of plans and ideas.


Ordinarily you’ve superb at juggling your own plans, needs and objectives with others’ needs – from family and friends to colleagues. However, with so many facing dramatic changes and so badly needing for your support, you’re overwhelmed. Do what you can, but no more. This juggling act peaks at the emotionally intense Libra Full Moon on 16 October. From that point, you’ll be able to bow out gracefully, and focus on a personal rethink of once crucial links, personal or otherwise. Change is in the air.

Year to come

Once you understand that 2020 divides neatly into two halves, you’ll also be aware that any decisions you make during its first six months should be regarded as tentative, if not an experiment. True, around the Libra Full Moon, on 8 April, it won’t seem that way. However, with powerful planetary activity from June onward triggering changes in circumstances, new plans and yet more changes, you’ll realise why both arrangements and your thinking should be kept flexible. Unsettling as this may be, each new vision of the future will constitute progress, which means it’s not about setbacks but, rather, improvements if not breakthroughs. When you look back on this occasionally confusing and often exhausting year, you’ll realise how far you’ve come and how much you’ve accomplished.