Christopher Renstrom is the creator of Rulingplanets.com which is his idea of an on-line, subscription-based, interactive Astrology Magazine. It is based on his bestselling book Ruling Planets, which was published by HarperCollins in 200...
You'll find yourself standing at a crossroads as Uranus forms a square to Pluto. Uranus, the planet of revolution and change, is all about embracing the new, the untried and the different. Pluto, the planet of transformation and rebirth, is all about staying true to the deepest parts of ourselves that are hard to describe but that we know play an essential role in our spiritual evolution. When these two worlds collide, like they will on Nov. 1, then you will have to choose between the future and the past — literally. Expect to discard anything that’s been holding you back, whether it's a futile hope or a thankless obligation, as you move forward to become the person you were always meant to be.
VIRGO (Aug. 22 - Sept. 21)
Mercury passes back under the beams of Saturn on Tuesday. Mercury is the planet of the mind, and Saturn is the planet of melancholy. Their conjunction can make you sluggish, apathetic and withdrawn. But don't reach for the antidepressants just yet, because this is also your psyche's way of getting you to touch base with your personal creativity. You may find that there's a long-abandoned talent, skill or calling that's begging you to take it off the shelf and put it back to work again. What didn't materialize before in your life may materialize now.