Horoscopes for August 7 - August 13th

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Leo :: Leo Rising
Putting puzzle pieces together. Looking for ways to interlock. How do you fit yourself into a partnership without losing part of yourself? How do you compromise? Truly honor yourself and what you need. Yet simultaneously open up your mind to what the people around you may be needing and feeling too. There is an art and science to diplomacy. Become curious about compromise and remember to open your heart.

Virgo :: Virgo Rising
A flying squirrel glides. All four limbs outstretched, jump and glide. Balance your way down along air currents, expertly continuing along your path. This week offers an opportunity to improve health and wellness. You may be able to feel closer to mastery when it comes to organization and daily practices. And don’t worry about little unexpected hiccups along the journey. The squirrel isn’t always sure of how the leap will go, but that doesn’t stop him from flying.

Libra :: Libra Rising
Handfuls of diamonds. Allowing yourself to glitter. Look for the excitement, joy, curiosity, and delight in every moment. Be open to the sparkle of life. It’s all around you. This week you can remind yourself to access it as you engage the playfulness of your soul.

Scorpio :: Scorpio Rising
Parting blades of grass to see tiny holes that insects make in the soil. You’re investigating this week. What is hidden? What’s underneath? What are the pathways that your mind travels unconsciously? These are the thought patterns that trigger certain reactions and emotions. Simply notice these pathways so that you’re not as easily triggered. How? By raising your awareness. Accept and name your feelings. Give yourself empathy. Then become gently curious about what is at the root.

Sagittarius :: Sagittarius Rising
White seed puffs float by on the breeze. Are you ready to travel? Jump on the next air current and take a trip with your mind or your body. Look for new ideas and new ways of thinking that can help you expand. Do lots of journalling. Actively collect the new ideas that float by on the breeze. Pay attention.

Capricorn :: Capricorn Rising
A horse stepping carefully along a mountain trail. You may feel as though you need to step carefully. Security may be your main focus. Meditate on the meaning of security. How much power will you give it? Will it be the agent that determines your decisions? Notice if you can shift your relationship with security. Create the wellspring of security within you so that you don’t have to chase it.

Aquarius :: Aquarius Rising
A snake shedding it’s skin. This is highly transformational moment for you. Moments of transformation can feel like a step into the unknown. As the snake sheds it’s skin, does it feel excitement about it’s new identity? Fear that the transformation might not work out? A sense of relief? Maybe all of these things at once? Let yourself move along at the pace that is already established. Just keep putting one foot in front of the other.

Pisces :: Pisces Rising
Prisms catching the light. Everyday occurrences can suddenly reveal themselves to be magical. Look for a fresh beginning in your relationship to your spirituality. Attend to yourself by slowing down and giving yourself space. When you do so you’ll be able to see the tiny rainbows of light streaming from your heart.

Aries :: Aries Rising
Lava flows. Let your fire help you expand out into the world. It’s time to take action in some way that makes a difference in your community. Use your energy and make change happen. Move into a leadership role. Believing in yourself will help you activate your massive power and energy.

Taurus :: Taurus Rising
Pigeons flying home. The focus is on your career. How high do you want to fly? You may be seeking new ways to navigate some decisions when it comes to your vocation. Taking time to restore in your private space at home can help you expand in the public sphere.

Gemini :: Gemini Rising
Frogs leaping among the lily pads. Investigate your surroundings. It’s time to look around for a better philosophy. There is space for you to utterly transform your opinions. Switch to a different lily pad and see things from a fresh perspective. This requires flexibility of body and mind. If you can become open to change, the payoff will be great.

Cancer :: Cancer Rising
A whirlpool. The water swirls. Your emotions swirl. Move down the path of your emotions without any fear. If you watch your emotions without judging yourself, the flow can teach you so much about how to navigate. Become a researcher. Investigate where your emotions are coming from and why.