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Daily Horoscopes are written according to where the Moon is located.
For that reason you will see the Moon information 1st paragraph (below),
the 2nd paragraph is the house that affects your Sign, and the 3rd paragraph is
the horoscope itself based on the information of the 1st and 2nd paragraph.


Astrology is a map and all you have do is follow the Signs. ™ 

THE MOON IS IN GEMINI TODAY! Keywords: flirty, flighty, fiesty, the chameleon, variety is the spice of life, colorful (all colors), spontaneous, communication, body language, gadgets, transportation, siblings, neighbors, mental abilities, mental telepathy, the mentalist, thinking, brainiac, intellectual, puzzles, basic education (grades 1 thru 12)

The Gemini Moon is trine (easy and effortless energy) your 5th house of pleasurable activities, dating, love affairs, playtime/acting, sensual emotions, lovers, parenthood and sexuality, creativity, artistic pursuits, hobbies, recreation, procreation, children. It also includes leisure, games, sports, self-fulfillment, joy and bliss.

As I wrote to you yesterday, Mercury (the ruling planet of Gemini) has turned to Retrograde status. This makes it 'appear' as though Mercury is moving backward but it is not, folks it's just an illusion. Come on, seriously, no planet ever really moves backward. While this appearance may be an illusion, our response to an illusion is very real. Now I'm speaking about our 'response' to the illusion. During this Mercury Retrograde period, up until November 10, 2013, note your response to glitches, delays, detours and anything that requires maintenance or if it is under maintenance. Mercury Retrograde is a fantastic time to back track and do maintenance and repair. Retrograde periods give us a do-over, which helps us to get things right before we progress forward. If you forget everything else about the term 'Retrograde,' just remember that last line I typed . . . "Retrograde periods give us a do-over, which helps us to get things right before we progress forward." It's really quite exciting that the Universe gives us a second and even a third chance before we move on. You see as a planet moves forward in crosses over a set of degrees (mark that as the first time), when it turns Retrograde it back tracks over those same degrees (mark that as the second time) and then when it turns Direct, it goes forward and passes over those same degrees again (mark that as the third time). It's really quite interesting that you get three chances to get your act together.

Let's talk about getting our act together under this Mercury Retrograde status, ESPECIALLY WHILE we have a Gemini Moon present today and tomorrow (because Mercury naturally rules Gemini) so your comprehension of this is going to be much better under this Gemini influence. If you notice in the first paragraph above I give you some keywords about Gemini. Well, Mercury is also the natural ruling planet of Virgo and the keywords for Virgo are: analytical, health, hygiene, fitness, nutrition, routine, regimen, in-service, volunteer, co-workers, employees, daily grind, organization, scheduling, neatness, clean, critical, mastery and perfection.

So here we have the need to get our act together in the areas that Gemini and Virgo rule. Mercury is pulling double-duty here like Venus pulls double-duty ruling both Taurus and Libra. Folks, this is organization in its finest hour. Mercury calls for us to plan ahead and be prepared. Mercury wants us to adapt, be alert, accurate and active. Stagnated energy is the absolute worst thing that could happen where Mercury is present because it is fluid motion. In other words, it has to move. Remember, Mercury rules communication, transportation, exercise, health, organization, maintenance (see both Gemini and Virgo keywords). MERCURY NEEDS TO MOVE!!! When a Gemini is bored, it is stagnated energy and that is not Good. When a Virgo procrastinates, it is stagnated energy and that is not Good either. Stagnated energy in communication or transportation is grid-lock and stagnated energy in health and hygiene is sick and smelly. So you see, this Mercury energy wants you to be fluid and mobile at all times. It wants you to fix, repair, maintain and above all it wants you to be alert, active and mobile. MOVE YOUR DANG CHI'!

This is a mega-mondo fantastic time for you to get your act together. Mercury is going to get a lot of blame during this time and probably rightfully due if something was not prepared and maintained as it should have been. Glitches happen a lot less when there is preparation and routine maintenance. Notice how I used the word 'routine' maintenance because that's a Virgo word. We see a lot of cars breaking down during Mercury Retrograde and usually due to a lack of maintenance. Hey if a daily $4.00 latte is more important to you as a daily routine, which could easily turn into $80 to $100 a month at that rate, instead of spending that money on a $20 oil change, you might see where you could have an issue in both the body and the car. EEEK! Transportation is a Gemini thing ruled by Mercury. The same goes with going to the dentist, which is usually due to a lack of maintenance on the patient's part. Just sayin'. Health and hygiene are Virgo traits because they require maintenance and routine. When you look at Gemini under this Gemini Moon (see keywords above) you can see the house this impacts for your entire sign but also look closely at your personal Natal Chart to see where you need to get your act together as well (prepared and maintained) and when you look at Virgo (see keywords in 4th paragraph above) you can see this impacts your daily routine including health, hygiene and fitness . . also work ethic, so be on time.

Notice in the last paragraph below in the Solar Chart that your 5th and 8th house are involved because Mercury rules both Gemini and Virgo. The 5th house has to do with children, fun, romance, dating, intimacy, creativity and being lively. The 8th house has to do with joint resources between two people and the sharing of wealth. The 8th house is also intimacy and closeness with finances and sex. You have to admit finances and sex are incredibly personal and intimate things to know about someone else. Maybe, just maybe, you need to get your act together and have a little more fun in Life and work on becoming a bit more intimate with those who are closest to you. Intimacy is not always sex, it is a close trusting bond between two people. Mercury is highlighting these two houses during this time where proper maintenance is required of you.

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For Aquarian's today's Gemini Moon is shining its moonbeams on your 5th house as you can see from the flow of your Solar (Sun Sign) Chart below. Read more about what the 12 houses rule here!

The flow for your Solar Chart looks like this. Your Sun Sign Aquarius would be on the 1st house and then you would follow the signs in order for each house. Pisces 2nd house, Aries 3rd house, Taurus 4th house, Gemini 5th house, Cancer 6th house, Leo 7th house, Virgo 8th house, Libra 9th house, Scorpio 10th house, Sagittarius 11th house and Capricorn 12th. Read more about How Horoscopes Are Written Here! For your personal natal chart that has your exact birth date, time and location, then the flow from the 1st house would according to whatever Sun Sign is your Rising Sign. Read more about what the 12 houses rule here!


Planets are in a sign for 29 degrees 59 minutes 59 seconds which completes a full 30 degrees after which the planet then moves into the next sign beginning at 00 degrees 00 minutes 01 seconds

S in the chart = Stationary
Rx in the chart = Retrograde
(Degrees and Minutes are calculated at 5:00 AM EDT)

Sun in Libra 29° 07" - changes signs 10/22/13
Moon in Gemini 08° 35" - changes signs 10/23/13
Mercury "S" in Scorpio 18° 20" - changes signs 12/04/13
Mercury Retrograde (Rx) until 11/10/13
Venus in Sagittarius 15° 47" - changes signs 11/05/13
Mars in Virgo 04° 06" - changes signs 12/07/13
Saturn in Scorpio 12° 25" - changes signs 09/17/15
Jupiter in Cancer 20° 05" - changes signs 07/16/14
Pluto in Capricorn 09° 14" - changes signs 01/20/24
Uranus "Rx" in Aries 09° 47" - changes signs 3/06/19
Uranus Retrograde (Rx) until 12/17/13
Neptune "Rx" in Pisces 02° 43" - changes signs 1/26/26
Neptune Retrograde (Rx) until 11/13/13
Chiron "Rx" in Pisces 09° 29" - changes signs 4/17/18
Chiron Retrograde (Rx) until 11/19/13
Black Moon in Cancer 15° 04" - changes signs 03/04/13
North Node in Scorpio 07° 43" - changes signs 2/18/14
South Node in Taurus 07° 43" - changes signs 2/18/14
NOTE - The Nodes are ALWAYS opposite and ALWAYS retrograde

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