General 2018 Astrological Forecast by Sign
January 2018 will represent a very active month with regards to forming an outline of what is important to each of us individually for 2018. The month starts with a Full Moon in Cancer asking us: What is really important that makes us ‘feel’ safe and secure? It ends with a Total Eclipse in Leo Full Moon, reminding us again: Are we being authentic to ourselves and others? This may bring some of the ideas, events that occurred at the Total Eclipse in Leo, a new moon, last August 2017 to fruition.
Please scroll down to read for your Astrological sign and predictions for 2018!
The New Moon in Capricorn mid-month (along with the Sun- Sun/Moon conjunct at a New Moon) is conjunct Venus promoting feelings of love and affection, Pluto hovers at a distance adding a potential nuance of obsessive/possessive intensity! This may apply to Capricorn and Scorpio in particular; setting up a new emotional connection for the year. Collectively, new structures, laws and regulations may be proposed to protect our most vulnerable to those in power above them.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Aries – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 5th house of love, children, new business. A love can be ‘eclipsed’ out and a new one come in! Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 10th house says you will be working very hard over the next few years to establish yourself in your career and may have more senior people assist you with it. You could have rewards come your way at work if you have been working diligently, the opposite, if not. Uranus falls in your second house of earned income and values. You may start getting little nudges about how you earn money and your self-worth; these will come more to center stage 2019 onwards. A Mercury retrograde in your sign last week of March 18 may have you reviewing your life and making decisions on what is important regarding how ‘you’ communicate about you.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Taurus – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 4th house of home suggesting some difficulties may be exposed and need resolution. Saturn in Capricorn in your 9th house over the next few years suggest you may take a sojourn into foreign lands or be associated with foreign people, you may work with a publishing house to get your work published to the world. Good luck or rewards could come from all things foreign. Uranus falls in your first house of ‘you’, this may be the start of a much bigger re-do of your whole life including how you look or present to others. Over the next few years you may surprise many by doing a new you. A Venus retrograde in your opposite sign, Scorpio your 7th house of marriage could bring a past love back and you could make it real this time or money could come back to you from a past business partnership.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Gemini – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 3rd house of communication and your neighborhood; there may be a need to let go of old ways of communicating, you may be re-locating to a new neighborhood. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 8th house suggests that over the next few years you put your money into long term investments where you’ll see a long-term benefit to your finances and investing wisely for future gain, psychological exploration with an expert could be very fruitful long-term. Uranus falls in your 12th house emphasizing breakthroughs in therapy- long term effect of bringing enlightenment from within. A Mercury retrograde happens in your opposite sign of Sagittarius mid-November in your 7th house of marriage and partnerships, you may reconsider a past potential marriage or business partnership.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Cancer – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 2nd house of earned money and values suggesting a new way of valuing money! Or, new money coming your way unexpectedly. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 7th house, Cancers generally are at a unique time as Saturn will eventually rise above your descendant and reward you by achieving your goals in life or if the Lord of Karma detects something else, the opposite can happen. This can be a time of making a partnership ‘real’; can be a marriage or a test of a partnership. The first eclipse in Cancer, New Moon happens early July 2018 and the north nodes of destiny move to Cancer end of Nov 2018 suggesting a whole new chapter for all Cancers begins to emerge mid to end 2018!
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Leo – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your in your 1st house; this is a tying up of loose ends that were exposed at the August 2017 Total eclipse and a new start. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 6th house, it will require you to work hard in your day to day job but, not for nothing…also ‘working out’ or actively pursuing new nutritional programs that keep your bones and skin in good condition. A Mercury retrograde happens in your sign at the end July 2018 and goes direct at the same degree point of the 31Jan18 total eclipse in Leo…reviewing, re-working, revising of the new “you” and your new life. You have another Mercury retrograde happening in your 5th house of new love and creativity mid-Nov 2018, a new romance may blossom. This could appear because of a Mars retrograde in your 8th house of deep feelings around end June 2018 where your review and react to what is not giving you deep feelings and desires. Uranus in Taurus forms a square to your sign from mid-May onwards, manifesting more in 2019 and beyond as unexpected surprises and changes in your career.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Virgo – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 12th house; you could change up how you do spirituality and get tuned into something that truly means something to your inner self. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 5th house; you may fall in love with an older person, a ‘serious’ potential partner comes into your life, or, you start to take your own business more seriously. The Jupiter in Scorpio trine to Neptune in Pisces scatters magical pixie dust all over you; giving you multiple opportunities to experience a higher love and a higher power and/or bring your creative endeavors to an unbelievably high spiritual level.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Libra – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 11th house of friends and groups, you may unexpectedly eclipse out friends/groups that no longer serve you. New, more appropriate ones will take their place! Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 4th house of home; over the next few years it will help you put down roots in a real home, or working hard in your home (perhaps you work from home). You could also re-structure or successfully renovate a home so that it ‘works’ for you. Venus, your ruler goes retrograde in Scorpio October 2018, but dips briefly back into Libra suggesting someone from your past coming back to you; either romance or friendship.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Scorpio – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your falls in your 10th house suggesting a complete change in your career or goals. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 3rd house and says serious effort needs be put into communicating over the next few years. Maybe even taking courses that help you present or write better. You have a Venus retrograde in Scorpio in October 2018, you could rekindle a romance from the past and decide it feels right this time around. Your opposite sign, Taurus, has planet of surprise, Uranus enter its sign, mid-May 2018 for years to come; it forms an opposition in your 7th house of partnerships. You could have an enlightening relationship come your way completely out of the blue (this might be tied into that Venus retrograde too!). Or, someone could leave unexpectedly or must come and go out of your life for some reason over the next number of years.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Sagittarius – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your falls in your 9th house; you may embark on a whole new advanced schooling, you may decide to live in a foreign land or become involved with foreign people. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 2nd house and over the next few years will have you working ‘hard for the money’ but, also step by step changing your values, also value of yourself. You have a Mercury retrograde in your sign mid-November 2018 causing some havoc with anything to do with communicating…a good time to double check all communications ‘you’ send out. Upgrade your computer, cell phone etc. You may also review ‘how’ you communicate at this time. Last week of March 2018 has a Mercury retrograde in your 5th house bringing back an old creative idea that makes sense now or an old ‘bad’ romance that might now be ‘good’. A Mercury retrograde in your 9th house end July 2018 could be a time of re-thinking, or tweaking, those decisions you made at the Leo eclipse on 31Jan2018.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Capricorn – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 8th house; an investment you made back in August 2017 at the Total Eclipse in Leo could produce some real gold for you or, you may decide to re-invest this somewhere else that makes more sense to you. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 1st house and over the next few years will have you working hard to produce tangible results. Nothing fluffy and superfluous for you…it must be real for it to be in your life. Care with teeth, skin, bones…all ruled by Saturn. You may have rewards come your way or new responsibilities as Saturn is in it’s home sign (yours) and very happy! For those with birthdays at the beginning of Capricorn, you will be influenced by Uranus, planet of surprise and enlightenment, going into earthy, Taurus and your 5th house of creativity and romance. If you are an artist a time of producing some very unique pieces that will be of great value (Taurus) may become a theme for many years to come.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Aquarius – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 7th house suggesting a heart-centered change in your partnerships; business or marriage- with a no turning back decision! Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 12th house and will encourage deep introspection and work on your inner life, including psychological…a valuable time to work with a qualified psychologist to resolve issues. You have a Mars retrograde in your sign end June 2018; you may have to slow things down, a project gets delayed, not stopped, or, you may have to divvy up your time across many things and not be able to give your all to “all” at that time. You have a Mercury retrograde in Leo, in your 7th house end July 2018; this should help tidy up the pieces left at the end of Jan 2018 at the total eclipse in Leo. Re-work the next steps, re-plan your strategy so, it more authentically expresses who you are. Uranus in Taurus mid-May 2018 onwards forms a square in your 4th house of home. Unexpected surprises that you’ll need to incorporate regarding your home foundation may unfold in the following years.
If your Sun Sign or Ascendant is Pisces – The total eclipse in Leo on 31Jan2018 falls in your 6th house stopping activities that don’t contribute to your overall good health, ending one job that doesn’t represent the authentic you. Saturn in Capricorn falls in your 11th house and over the next few years suggests working together with friends and groups to create something tangible. Could involve internet, computer like systems. The ongoing 2018 trine between Neptune in your sign and Jupiter in Scorpio highlighting your 9th house of all things foreign, could have you swooning over divine happenings especially as it expresses your higher spiritual consciousness. Dreams could become very important for you. Naming what you want, through a vision board or a daily meditation could work very well to manifest these things, people or places.