Can you say “no retrogrades”?! February is a short month during which your life should be headed in a forward direction like the planets - for the most part. A Mars-Pluto square on February 1 presents its share of power struggles, but you’re in firm control of your own destiny.A Mercury-Mars sextile on the seventh speeds things up, so your reflexes and reaction times are on point. Your usual urge to succeed is in overdrive, letting you accomplish just about anything you set your mind to. Your power planet Mars enters stubborn Taurus on February 14, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Hmm. Do you want to spend this romantic day arguing, Aries, or would you rather choose love? Your decision!The moon moves into sexy Scorpio on the twenty-third, so you’re prone to deeper expressions and solid commitments. This extends to platonic relationships, too, so strengthening a friendship is a good possibility.The sun-Mars sextile on February 27 boosts your confidence and makes everything seem possible. Focus on your number one priority and avoid procrastination as much as possible.
When your home planet Venus moves into ambitious Capricorn on February 3, relationships with co-workers and business partners should get easier. You relate well to people who share the same drive as you, so networking is especially advantageous.Powerful Mars moves into your slow and steady sign on the fourteenth, which could increase your stubbornness. You aren’t about to budge until an issue meets your high standards, but who knows when that might be?You love shopping for luxury items during the Venus-Neptune sextile on February 17, and you’re drawn to beautiful, expensive things like sparkly jewelry and designer home décor. If you’re going to spend your hard-earned money, buy the very best.A Venus-Pluto conjunction on the twenty-second increases your need for love and companionship as you search for deeper meaning in all your relationships. What does it all really mean? You’re ready to find out.The moon in penetrating Scorpio on February 23 tries to expose other people’s secrets to the light, but you’re very good at keeping your own to yourself. No one else has to know your private business unless you want to tell them, Taurus.
On February 4, what will the new moon in quirky fellow air sign Aquarius bring? Whatever it is, it will be interesting for sure. Nothing is predictable - and you love it.Chatty Mercury forms a positive sextile to powerful Mars on the seventh, allowing you to speak with authority and pizazz. When you get up in front of a crowd, there’s no need to use a microphone. Your forceful words carry to the back of the room on their own, no problem.The sun enters compassionate Pisces on February 18, giving you a softer world outlook and making you want to help your fellow humans. Giving money to a charitable organization or volunteering your time are both great ways to show you care about those less fortunate than you.A Mercury-Jupiter square on the twenty-second reduces the number of hoops you’ll have to jump through to get what you want, but there are still some unavoidable challenges. Is life perfect? No. But it’s not bad.The sun-Mars sextile on February 27 bumps your confidence up to a whole new level, so what are you waiting for? Make those moves you’ve been hesitating to make. You can do it, Gemini. There’s nobody better at being you than you!
A Venus-Uranus trine on February 2 is a great way to get the month started because it tries to increase your pleasurable moments via newness and excitement. You’re easily distracted now, so following a routine might be difficult, to say the least. The moon is your emotional ruler, and the time it spends in compassionate Pisces on the sixth makes you even more sympathetic than usual. It almost hurts to think about the suffering in the world, but don’t let that stop you from doing something about it.The sun also enters fellow water sign Pisces later in the month, on February 18, sending your intuition off the charts. You know those little gut feelings you’ve been having lately? Don’t ignore them. You know more than you think you do.A Mercury-Saturn sextile on the nineteenth favors business deals and long-term investments, so start thinking about your long-range plans and how best to take advantage of the deals you’re presented with. The future starts now.The moon in adventurous Sagittarius on February 26 is an invitation to end the month on an adventurous note, especially when it comes to love. Take a chance. Don’t worry so much about the consequences. Embrace spontaneity and whimsy!
Your ruler sun is in humanitarian Aquarius to start the month, giving off a charitable vibe from the get-go. How can you help other people while keeping the focus on yourself? This is the question most Leos struggle with!The sun-Jupiter sextile on February 7 brings upbeat, optimistic energy, and thinking positively should bring a lot of good things your way. How successful do you want to be? With luck on your side, there are endless possibilities.Your chance to be successful continues as powerful Mars enters determined Taurus on the fourteenth, but getting what you want is much more about hard work and dedication than luck. Use the Bull’s stubbornness to dig in your heels until you finish what you started.The sun enters romantic Pisces on February 18, giving your world a dreamy glow. It’s okay that you aren’t seeing everything 100 percent clearly right now. Quite frankly, you could use the break from reality! The month ends with a sun-Mars sextile on the twenty-seventh, making all your good qualities that much better. What do you like most about yourself? Expect to get compliments about that and much, much more!
Mercury is your informative ruler, and when it sextiles expansive Jupiter on February 3, you think a lot about the future. Where do you want to be in one, five, or ten years? Your broad outlook helps you see beyond today’s limitations. When Mercury enters Pisces on the tenth, your words become passionate and sympathetic, and you inherently know the right thing to say to a friend who’s going through a difficult time. You’re much more tactful than usual, which is appreciated by all.A Mercury-Neptune conjunction on February 19 prompts you to seek out the unknown, so mysteries, secrets, and taboo topics are all equally appealing. Do you feel like someone isn’t telling you the whole truth? Find out what they’re hiding.The moon moves into mysterious Scorpio on the twenty-third, further increasing your need to know all. You thought your curiosity was piqued before? Wait until this inquisitive energy hits you!Your directness is highlighted during the sun-Mars sextile on February 27, so you aren’t likely to sugarcoat anything. You tell it like it is, no more, no less. Assertiveness works to your advantage in most cases, but make the call on a case-by-case basis.
Why not mix things up a little when your home planet Venus trines experimental Uranus on February 2? Doing just one thing differently can bring a lot of pleasure!Your dreams might become more vivid when Mercury enters Pisces on the tenth, and your intuition is on the mark. What’s the connection? Your dreams hold some interesting keys to what’s foremost on your mind.You deserve all the good things that come your way during the Venus-Neptune sextile on February 17, and you might feel the urge to surround yourself with beauty and luxury. Now’s a great time to splurge on something you’ve been drooling over! The tension you feel during the Mercury-Jupiter square on the twenty-second is undeniable, but you still try to casually explain it away. You may believe that everything happens for a reason, but you struggle to find the exact cause among all the distractions vying for your attention right now. The moon moves into optimistic Sagittarius on February 25, giving you a different outlook than you’ve had so far this month. Something seems possible now that you doubted before. Isn’t it amazing when things pleasantly surprise you?!
Mars and Pluto, your co-rulers, square off on February 1, creating power struggles, confrontations, and other control issues. You’re the master of wanting to be in charge, but what happens when you can’t be? Try to worry more about your own goals and less about other people’s, Scorpio. The emotional moon moves into kindred water sign Pisces on the fifth, giving off compassionate, empathetic energy. You understand what someone who’s suffering is going through, and you want to help. It’s your turn to be the hero.Powerful Mars spends time in fixed Taurus starting on February 14, so you go for what you want with a vengeance. If someone wants to see your bad side, all they have to do is challenge you. Game on!A Venus-Pluto conjunction on the twenty-second gives you a magnetic attractiveness that’s hard to resist. Are there better-looking people in the room? Maybe. But there’s just something about you that everyone can’t take their eyes off of.The moon spends time in your sign on February 23 and February 24, helping you finish the month with confidence and power. You know exactly where you want to go and exactly how to get there.
You know exactly what to say and when to say it during the Mercury-Jupiter sextile on February 3. Talking is your favorite form of social communication, and you do it well. Why text someone when you can have an actual face-to-face conversation?! Remember those?A sun-Jupiter sextile on the eighth brings luck and general happiness, and even if things aren’t perfect, you appreciate all that’s good. It’s nice to have a few days when nothing major goes wrong. And if chaos ensues? You’re totally capable of handing it!The sun moves into gentle Pisces on the eighteenth, putting a compassionate spin on your personal relationships. You really want to give people a break now (and generally do) unless their story is just too far-fetched for even you to believe. A Mercury-Jupiter square on February 22 urges you to pay close attention to how you communicate because you might not appear the way you think you do. Seeing yourself from someone else’s perspective is eye-opening.The moon spends time in your sign on the twenty-sixth and twenty-seventh, moving the focus away from Scorpio’s intensity and onto expanding your boundaries. Trade comfort for adventure. You won’t be disappointed when you step outside your comfort zone.
What can you accomplish in a month with no retrograde periods? A whole lot, starting when Venus enters your practical and ambitious sign on February 3, enabling you to set some monster goals and tackle them efficiently.The moon moves into emotional Pisces on the fifth, and you can’t always relate to the sensitive energy of the Fish. While this lunar energy should make you a bit more understanding, you might not get as much done as you’d like.Money-driven Venus conjoins your home planet of ambitious Saturn on February 18, making financial ventures slightly risky. Try to disconnect emotions from logic.The Mercury-Pluto sextile on the twenty-third makes conversations interesting, and you might use lots of innuendo and sarcasm. If you want to know what someone’s really thinking, you have ways of figuring it out.The moon spends time in Sagittarius on February 27 and February 28, opening the door to mental freedom and carefree expression. You’re more outgoing now than usual, leading to some fun social interactions. Don’t hold back!
You have lots of romantic and financial options when Venus trines your home planet of Uranus on February 2. It’s easy to get distracted with so many choices, but eventually one clear winner should emerge. There’s a new moon in your experimental sign on the fourth, and it’s a great time to plant seeds that will grow in the years to come. Let go of the past and move toward the future, Aquarius. There are some amazing things to look forward to.There could are some cool surprises in store during the sun-Uranus sextile on February 18, but don’t even try to guess what might happen next. The beauty of this transit is the element of surprise, so just let things unfold naturally.The Mercury-Jupiter square on the twenty-second could land you in hot water with a boss, client, or co-worker because your tendency is to brag about yourself a little too much. Watch what you say. There’s nothing wrong with being confident, but maybe you should familiarize yourself with a little thing called being humble.The moon in Sagittarius on February 26 and February 27 gives you a fun energy to end the month with, especially if you’re in love or want to make new friends. Life has fewer limits now, Enjoy new experiences.
The Mars-Pluto square on February 1 gets your month off to a more aggressive start than you’d like, especially since it brings uncomfortable confrontations. If you feel threatened, retreat. The moon moves into your gentle and compassionate sign on the fifth, giving you permission to drift and dream. It’s nice to forget about your worries for the hours you’re asleep. Just lie back and enjoy the vivid movies that your subconscious provides.Mercury moves into your sign on February 10, so your first thought is often the most accurate one. Why do you second-guess yourself so much when you’re one of the most intuitive signs around? Trust your inner voice to show you the way.A Mercury-Neptune conjunction in your sign on the nineteenth could be quite confusing, depending on what you choose to believe. Your mind has a way of playing tricks on you now, so ask someone you trust to help you find the truth among the illusions.The moon spends time in jealousy-prone Scorpio on February 23 and February 24, so you might not be as happy as you seem for someone who gets what you wanted. You put up a good front, but why can’t you have what they have? You’ll get your turn eventually, Pisces.
(Source : astrology.com)