Uranus goes retrograde, Venus glides home into Libra. Mars continues to track backwards in Aquarius (initially) and Mars and Uranus continue to create tension and potentially stresses. Diplomacy can aid things and especially if we work at seeing other people's viewpoints. For your FREE Weekly Horoscope 6th August 2018 please see below...
Aries 21 March - 20 April
This is very much a chance to showcase your skills Aries, whether in arts and crafts, music, sport or anything else. With a Solar Eclipse peaking over the weekend, this can be a time when your creativity and talent may be noticed by key people. And as Venus moves into harmonious Libra, your ability to charm, negotiate and connect is enhanced too, which can work well for you.
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
As energizing Uranus turns retrograde this week in your sign until early next year, its influence can be more unpredictable than usual. As a result, others may find some of your decisions surprising. Yet if this helps you to move out of situations that are too stifling, then it can be a good thing. Your home and lifestyle can also be subject to changes that could be long overdue.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
You may have plenty to contribute and many reasons to get involved and engage in exciting conversations. Try not to promise more than you can deliver though Gemini. Mercury your ruler, continues to rewind and along with the Sun, angles towards expansive Jupiter, making this a real possibility. Exciting news or information could bring opportunities and offers your way too.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
Personal finances may need care, and yet the stellar map reveals possibilities for a fresh start too. Deal-maker Mercury continues its retro phase in this zone, and there is also an Eclipse over the weekend, all of which hints that changes are afoot. Keep receipts and paper work regarding purchases and other commitments, but get ready to embrace positive developments too.
Leo 24 July - 23 August
If you feel restless, then it may be down to the developing Solar passage in your sign, which occurs at the weekend. This can be an upbeat time when cosmic forces may inspire you to release old patterns of thought that no longer serve you and help you to take steps in the direction of your dreams. Your solar horoscope suggests you can be very persuasive too, as Venus's influence enhances your natural charm.
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
The week ahead can be a decisive one, as key influences can inspire you to kick start a phase of personal growth. This can include processing through and releasing experiences and issues that may be affecting progress. Sharing secrets with a trusted friend or working with a counsellor or life coach can be of help here. And treating yourself to a few luxuries can also boost morale.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
Amiable Venus moves into your sign early in the week, which can give you an advantage Libra. Her presence here can allow you to channel the full force of your natural charm and diplomacy into making others feel at ease. This may come in useful over the weekend, when a powerful line-up in your social zone suggests you may be more than ready to move in engaging new circles.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
You could find yourself in the spotlight, and it may be partly due to your past efforts that you are seen in a positive light. You may also be offered opportunities that can boost your reputation or that give you a chance to showcase your impressive skills. The planet Uranus will rewind from this week too, so freedom within key relationships can be an important topic of conversation.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
With a powerful focus in your sector of adventure and new opportunities, the coming week could be a turning point for you Archer. With the Solar passage building and peaking over the weekend, the desire to travel or study can be very strong and could lead you to take a positive step forward. Social relationships get a buzz too, as lovely Venus gifts you with chances to forge new bonds.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
As sweet Venus moves into a prominent sector for you Capricorn, charm can help oil the wheels of commerce and allow your associations with others to flourish. This influence also enables you to negotiate and to be diplomatic when necessary, encouraging positive progress. The week ahead may also lead to a change of heart, and one that could take your bond with a significant other to a deeper level.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
Innovative Uranus your ruling planet, turns retrograde in your domestic sector this week until early next year, which can inspire a desire for change. Don't ignore your own needs, as by recognizing them and taking steps to implement them, things can shift to the positive. A relationship may require a few adjustments. Following through could be good for both of you.
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
With the Eclipse in your lifestyle sector, you may feel ready to take your health and wellbeing more seriously. If you have been thinking about replacing an unhelpful habit with a more life affirming one, then the coming week can kick start the process. On another note, a key relationship can become more intimate and could transform both of you in the process Pisces.