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The first-quarter Moon on Dec. 9 favors any project, venture or enterprise that is in its infant stages. The first-quarter Moon is a waxing Moon. This is the time of month when the Moon is building in intensity and light. It is climbing toward its peak, when it will be full — but it's not full yet. First-quarter Moons have always been seen as nurturing, supportive and protective. It's an excellent time for development and collaboration because ideas are still fresh and supple. They haven't been solidified. This is also a good time to seek funding, patronage or backing. People sense that you're on to something special, and they want to be a part of it.
VIRGO (Aug. 22 - Sept. 21)
Your formula for success has grown too formulaic, which is why it will be getting a much-needed shake-up on Dec. 10. This is when your Ruling Planet Mercury will form a trine to Uranus, the planet of revolution and change. Trines are benevolent aspects in Astrology, so be open to the feedback that you will be receiving because it's meant to get you to step up your game. Doing the same-old same-old won't make you inventive or innovative, whereas being pushed out of your comfort zone will.