It's a double whammy today as clever Mercury enters idealistic Aquarius and sweet Venus moves into ambitious Capricorn.
Mercury's new position might inspire brilliant ideas, while Venus in a sobering position can make us aware of who would be useful to us. For your FREE Daily Horoscope Friday 8th January 2021 please see below...
Horoscopes Friday 8th January 2021
Aries 21 March - 20 April
If you're feeling hemmed in by certain friends or the clubs you're involved with, be open to broadening your social horizons. The current planetary backdrop hints that you could do with a breath of fresh air. In fact, it can be long overdue. It might also be the reason why you may jump if an opportunity arises, as it could do Aries, once you begin making some new contacts.
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
You may wonder what you can do to resolve an awkward situation. However, a dreamy and compassionate aspect suggests biding your time, as a potent tie implies that simply letting go rather than trying to force things, could bring the breakthrough you seek. With lovely Venus sashaying into your travel zone from today, a holiday romance might be on the cards for you.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
A developing tie between Mercury and Mars can find you eager to make changes, especially if a matter has been dragging on. If you have quietly put up with a situation, then you are probably keen for it to end. Moreover, an unexpected stroke of fortune might assist you out of the blue. Feelings for someone could intensify too, as Venus reveals her more passionate side.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
As luscious Venus enters your sector of relating, you may be more inclined to fit in with others' plans and be willing to negotiate where necessary. Her presence here can also boost love relationships and key bonds, encouraging warmth and connection. With Mercury moving into a more emotional zone Cancer, you could be ready to talk about your feelings in more depth.
Leo 24 July - 23 August
As Mercury, newly in Aquarius, faces off with Mars, you could become a little stubborn if you have a point to prove. You may need to be careful when handling an edgy issue though, as saying the wrong thing might cause someone to overreact, which can make things worse. A more flexible attitude could inspire a heart-to-heart chat which resolves this so much faster Leo.
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
Creative or physical activities can be very therapeutic if you've had a lot to deal with. You might find that indulging in art, crafts, music or sport, seems to shift emotional blocks. The more you indulge this side of yourself, the more confident you could be in situations that are very demanding. Ready for a romantic getaway? The coming weeks may be just perfect for this, Virgo.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
Ready for a change? With clever Mercury moving into Aquarius, you may be questioning talents and abilities you've taken for granted, and this could pave the way for exciting new developments. You might have more going for you than you thought, when it comes to starting a side-business. Your horoscope suggests an encounter can lead to a sparkling conversation that lights up your day, Libra.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
As luscious Venus enters your communication zone, her presence can help smooth over any recent difficulties, and help you negotiate deals or agreements. Mind, as this gracious planet is also in the sign of Capricorn, you may be eager to network with those who share your ambitions. Plus, as Mercury moves into Aquarius, make a start on those paper piles and begin decluttering.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
With Venus now in your shopping zone, bargain hunting can be a tempting diversion, and one you will likely enjoy to the max. As this delightful planet is also entering the sign of Capricorn, you'll be mindful of what you buy, and perhaps not so inclined to waste money on needless items. This more cautious influence could find you reading reviews before you buy.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
Although you may be aware of tensions, you could get more done if you keep them at bay. In fact, if you can't do anything about an awkward matter over coming days, try to ignore it. This might not be so difficult with delectable Venus dancing into your sign, as you can find yourself in demand. Getting out could relax you, and provide a fresh and novel approach to this baffling issue.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
With Mercury newly in your sign angling towards Mars, you may realize that any delays are not so much obstacles, as opportunities. Perhaps that block in the road is down to perceiving an issue in an unhelpful way. If you let your thoughts rise above it and allow creativity to play a key part, options you had not considered could show up and pave the way for insights and progress.
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
A thoughtful response may be appreciated, as an awkward link suggests conversations can give rise to misunderstandings. Go easy when dealing with someone who might be prone to overreact, especially if the discussion hinges around difficult feelings. With Venus in your social zone from today though Pisces, you could have the right words to smooth things over and ease any tensions.