You've worked hard, Libra, to overcome the hardships Saturn the Tester has brought into your life since July 21, 2010. You've seen major cycles come to an end during the past couple of years, forcing you to revise your general life plan and commit to new goals. If you have used this phase wisely, it's now time to take the next step on your path.
Taskmaster Saturn leaves logical Libra and enters passionate Scorpio on October 5 for a two-year visit to your 2nd House of Self-Worth. Start building on the foundations you have established by steadily increasing your authority and assets. Be willing to postpone immediate gratification to achieve greater success. Unfortunately, if you haven't managed your resources well, this can be a period of financial struggle.
A solid trine from rational Saturn to irrational Neptune on October 10 is the first in a series of three that recurs through July 19, 2013, helping you reconcile your fantasies with what is actually possible. There's no room for self-doubt, so put unwavering faith in your ability to make your dreams come true. The lovely Libra New Moon on October 15 activates your 1st House of Self. It's like your personal New Year's Day -- an excellent time to make a resolution and then plant the seed of your intention.
Moneymaking opportunities increase when the Sun leaves ambivalent Libra on October 22 to warm the emotional waters of Scorpio and illuminate your 2nd House of Finances. The steady Taurus Full Moon on October 29 highlights your 8th House of Shared Resources, reminding you to team up with responsible people who can help you achieve your vision of success.
Keep in Mind this Month
A weight has been lifted from your shoulders -- but instead of just celebrating, contemplate how to use your newfound freedom.
Key Dates for Libra
SUPER NOVA DAYS
October 9-10: As Good as it Gets
You've got cause to celebrate when a wonderful trine from bountiful Jupiter in your 9th House of Higher Mind to the Sun in your 1st House of Personality on October 9 raises your self-confidence and expands your vision of the future. You're able to satisfy intense desires as sensual Venus trines potent Pluto, but you must settle your thoughts prior to enjoying the richness of the experience. Luckily, practical Saturn trines metaphysical Neptune on October 10, creating an equilibrium between mundane events and more spiritual pursuits.
October 28-30: Keep It Simple
Curbing your enthusiasm can be tricky when uncontainable Mars opposes bombastic Jupiter on October 28, allowing your excitement to exceed your common sense. Fortunately, you're especially persuasive with captivating Venus visiting your sign until November 21. Unfortunately, your unbridled optimism could fool yourself as well as others, because Venus creates an uneasy quincunx to deceptive Neptune. Your sense of perspective could be warped by logical Mercury's square to Neptune on October 29. Thankfully, the down-to-earth Taurus Full Moon on October 29 opposes realistic Saturn, encouraging you to focus on what's most important.