Weekly Horoscope Overview – October 12 – 18

1Aries Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: You’ll feel like you’re on top of the world—extra creative, fired up, and ready to pitch exciting passion projects on October 12 when the emotional moon in your fifth house of romance forms a harmonizing trine to go-getter Mars in your sign. Make sure to call a meeting with higher-ups to go over plans that allow you to lean into your artistic impulses. Or if you’re feeling like putting work on the back burner temporarily, you might decide to enjoy a spontaneous activity with loved ones or someone special.

And around October 16, when the new moon falls in your seventh house of partnership, you could be compelled to brainstorm and launch a new project with a friend, colleague, or partner. Teamwork—and giving as much as you’re receiving—is the key to success.

2Taurus Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: Around October 16, when the new moon falls in your sixth house of wellness, you’ll be focused on perfecting your daily routine. Whether that means experimenting with a new workout plan, checking out that meal delivery service, making a point to check in more with your loved ones, you’ll want to take steps and make changes that will bolster your emotional, mental, and physical well-being.

And on October 18, your ruling planet, relationship-oriented Venus in your fifth house of romance opposes dreamy Neptune in your eleventh house of networking, and you might find it’s hard to separate facts from fiction when it comes to emotional issues that arise with friends and loved ones. You’ll do well to wait until you have more information to make any moves.

3Gemini Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: Steel yourself for delays and setbacks that could feel maddening in the moment once your ruling planet, communicator Mercury, begins its retrograde on October 13, moving backward through your sixth house of daily routine and wellness until October 27. While you would prefer not to have to slow down, this period can present the opportunity to go back to the drawing board on everyday to-dos that were left unfinished or unresolved.

You might also find you’re apt to pick up a wellness routine that previously served you well.

And around October 16, the new moon falls in your fifth house of romance, setting the stage for pleasure and fun if you’re willing to go with the flow. Being spontaneous with loved ones can make for sweet memories.

4Cancer Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: While communicator Mercury moves backward through your fifth house of romance from October 13 to 27, you might be inspired to revisit a beloved activity that landed on the backburner (think your favorite art form or playful hobby), to reconnect with a former lover, or reimagine your first date with your sweetheart. When it comes to the pastimes that bring you joy right now, what’s old is new again and can not only have you feeling nostalgic but offer you a new, magical perspective on relationships and pleasure.

And around October 16, the new moon falls in your fourth house of home life, laying the groundwork for you to pursue whatever endeavors bolster a feeling of support and security. Finding more space in your schedule to connect with loved ones or redecorating a room in your home, with the help of family members, could prove gratifying emotionally.

5Leo Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: You could find yourself compelled to reflect on your roots and elements in life that bring you a sense of security from October 13 to 27 while communicator Mercury moves backward through your fourth house of home life. You might find you’re driven to reconnect with a loved one who you’ve fallen out of touch with or revisiting a recent game plan for bolstering work-life balance right now. And around October 16, when the new moon falls in your third house of communication,

You might be fired up to learn, brainstorm, and network with friends, neighbors, and colleagues. It can be a beautiful time to put yourself out there in order to make new connections—and check off all those everyday to-dos on your list.

6Virgo Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: You might find it more challenging to connect with colleagues and friends or cross everyday chores off of your list while your ruling planet, information-gathering Mercury, moves backward through your third house of communication from October 13 to 27. Delays, glitches, and miscommunications might abound, but doing your best to slow 8 community and the world around October 16 when the new moon falls in your eleventh house of networking. If there’s a volunteer effort or charitable cause you’ve been wanting to lend your energy to, this can be a great moment to dive in.

And then, on October 18, when the confident sun in your eleventh house of networking forms a tense square to taskmaster Saturn in your second house of income, work—especially group projects—could prove frustrating if you’re struggling to move the ball forward or butting heads with colleagues. This could cause you to adopt a rather uncharacteristic gloomy perspective, but take heart that this moment will pass. You’ll do well to focus exclusively on the responsibilities you absolutely need to fulfill.

7Libra Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: From October 13 to 27, while communicator Mercury moves backward through your second house of income, you’ll do well to go back to financial projects that might require loose ends be tied up. Getting more clear on your goals, zeroing in on investments that might need to be tweaked, and making sure your ducks are in a row in terms of your security and keeping an eye on cash flow are all wonderful, productive ways to make the most of this transit.

Around October 16 when the new moon falls in your sign, you might be inspired to perfect your personal brand. Whether that means experimenting with your look, refreshing your website or resume, or simply reframing personal goals, you’ll be thinking about how the world sees you—and how you can ensure their perception is in line with reality.

8Scorpio Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: You might be inspired to revise big picture personal goals while communicator Mercury moves backward through your sign from October 13 to 27. If a certain game plan that you’ve been sticking to out of habit is no longer serving you, this period could require you go back to the drawing board to finesse it—or perhaps even change course entirely. Make sure you tune into your intuition, and you’ll know how to best proceed.

And around October 16, when the new moon falls in your twelfth house of spirituality, reflecting on your inner desires, needs, and psychological wellness will be key. It’s possible you’ll want to adopt a different routine to care for your mental health. Allow yourself to meditate on any ideas that come up now. There’s no need to make any sudden moves.

9Sagittarius Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: You’ll want to feel like part of a team that’s out there making a difference for your community and the world around October 16 when the new moon falls in your eleventh house of networking. If there’s a volunteer effort or charitable cause you’ve been wanting to lend your energy to, this can be a great moment to dive in.

And then, on October 18 when the confident sun in your eleventh house of networking forms a tense square to taskmaster Saturn in your second house of income, work—especially group projects—could prove frustrating if you’re struggling to move the ball forward or butting heads with colleagues. This could cause you to adopt a rather uncharacteristic gloomy perspective, but take heart that this moment will pass. You’ll do well to focus exclusively on the responsibilities you absolutely need to fulfill.

10Capricorn Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: While communicator Mercury moves backward through your eleventh house of networking from October 13 to 27, you might reconnect with colleagues you fell out of touch with or pick up on a group project that was left unfinished. These opportunities could set you up for a refreshed perspective—and ultimately, a team win.

Then, you might find yourself at odds with a higher-up or feel like your public reputation isn’t accurately reflecting all your hard work on October 18 when the confident sun in your tenth house of career forms a tense square to taskmaster Saturn in your sign. Take a deep breath and a step back from the stress of the moment. You might want to simply cross must-dos off your list, then rest and recharge.

11Aquarius Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: You might do well to revisit an ongoing conversation with a higher-up while communicator Mercury moves backward through your te
career from October 13 to 27. If you previously discussed taking on more responsibilities or advance your career by stepping in
or taking the reins on a key project, you might do well to circle back and present your case now.

Then, you might feel fed up with the mundane routine of everyday life and be compelled to get out of your comfort zone around the new moon falls in your ninth house of higher education and adventure. At the same time, your curiosity and desire to soak are soaring. Take advantage by signing up for a course that allows you to hone your skill sets or planning future travel.

12Pisces Weekly Horoscope

WEEK OF OCT 12, 2020: Zeroing in on your deepest desires and making a play for them can feel liberating and empowering around October 16 when the new moon falls in your eighth house of emotional bonds and sexual intimacy. You’ll be reflecting on the ways your closest relationships fulfill your needs—or not—and thinking on the best, most productive ways to express your feelings. This can be a lovely time to trust your intuition—not to mention a moment that’s ripe for relationship-bolstering.

And on October 18, romantic Venus in your seventh house of partnership opposes dreamy Neptune in your sign, creating confusion with a dear friend, loved one, or significant other. It’ll be hard to key in on facts, so wait until you have more clarity before jumping to any concrete conclusions.