GEMINI / Gemini Rising

Horoscope For 2019

By Christine Rakela

Gemini: With Jupiter in your 7th sector you can expect to be welcomed by those around you. As you are being seen in a favorable light this is an excellent time to start a new relationship. with the positive influence of Jupiter. It will make sure that just that happens. Experiencing a romance or getting married could be on the agenda. Jupiter will be encouraging a wonderful relationship for approximately one year.

Joint financial ventures and partnerships of all kinds are feeling the tension of Saturn and Pluto both in Capricorn this year. You may either be securing an enduring tie or ending one. Make sure your financial affairs are in good order. This will help you down the road when an issue may surface that needs to be addressed.

Uranus moving into the sign of Taurus for eight years will be working behind-the-scenes offering you intuitive insights that help you break through personal limitations and guide you into a more exciting future. You will be keen on getting results for any effort you make in your work as well as your health.

Dynamic Mars in Aries has you pursuing your hopes, goals, and dreams this January. You will be driven to accomplish as much as you can especially when Mars is in favorable aspect to Venus and Jupiter, but beware of challenges on the 1st, 18th, 20th, and 21st as a Pisces/Virgo Full Moon and adverse aspects create some disillusionment and obstacles to your goals. Mid-month has you wanting to seize the perfect relationship or you will fantasize about one.

Uncooperative friends or partnerships will be strongly felt at the start of February as Mars squares Pluto, but the 2nd to the 7th are positive days to capitalize upon. Unexpected changes in your social may occur on the 12th as Mars conjoins Uranus. Misunderstandings within the home or at work are likely to occur on the 19th and 20th with the Virgo/Pisces Full Moon.

You will need to make some career changes at the start of March and also through the Mercury retrograde on the 5th until the 28th. Some situations may seem to be unraveling during this retrograde. It is best to avoid making important decisions and watch out for misunderstandings.

In April, you will find much more clarity with Saturn aspects and a New Moon on the 4th and 5th, but challenges are noted on the 9th and 10th where confusion and miscommunication could hurt your career. By midmonth you experience some improvements. Still, you will need to watch out for the Full Moon causing problems with a romantic situation, friend, or an important personal goal on the 19th and don’t over-extend yourself on the 26th and 27th as Mars squaring Neptune has you feeling disappointed. You may find fulfillment in giving to others in need.

During the month of May, Saturn going retrograde will slow everything down, especially with partnerships and any financial dealings. You will need to exercise much patience with working with others. The first few days on the month as Saturn and Pluto adversely aspect Mercury. Your ambitious goals will be temporarily blocked. Take advantage of a exceptional morning on the 9th is noted as Venus aspects Jupiter. Watch out for problems on the job and health related interests on the 18th with an activated Full Moon. An emotionally charges and mentally confusing day is noted on the 29th. Hold your temper with argumentative situations.

In June although this month has its challenges, you should be able to accomplish your aims at the beginning of June. Be realistic with your work and partnerships this month as progress may be slow with Satrun in sextile to Neptune. Obstacles and possible disappointment are indicated on the 9th and 14th. You may be desiring the perfect career, but don’t invest in a pipe dream on the 16th and 17th as Jupiter is in square aspect to Neptune and the Full Moon are manifesting. Lower your expectations on the 18th and 19thas adverse aspects prevail. The 22nd and the 23rd have more to offer with good use of your skills and talents and positive support from others under favorable Moon aspects and Venus influencing Jupiter.

During July with the New Moon, you may be focusing on financial improvements the first few days, but challenges are indicated on the 9th to 11th as Mars is in adverse aspect to Uranus. Any new projects will not materialize. Best to postpone friendly get-togethers for another day. Mercury goes retrograde starting the 7th to the 31st. Avoid making important decisions and don’t start anything new during this retrograde. You will reassess how you feel about your working environment. Mixed communications are likely.

In August Venus square Uranus the 1st into the morning of the 2nd causes some unexpected stress behind-the-scenes. The 8th and 9th, however, are excellent days to travel and thoroughly enjoy a close relationship or romance with Jupiter is favorable aspect to the Sun , Moon, and Venus. Jupiter going direct on the 11th will make you lucky with all personal relationships. A marriage could be in the offing. Now until the beginning of December be assertive in reaching out to others as you are most likely to be well-received. A difficult Full Moon will be encountered on the 15th that affects your ability to communicate civilly. Explosive arguments could easily erupt so be careful in your dealings with others. Favorable influences are noted on the 18th to the 21st, and especially on the 26th with Venus in promising aspect to Uranus where you find warm and comfortable dealings with home and family..

In September the 1st to the 3rd are enlightening and constructive with Mercury trine Uranus and Venus trine Saturn, but be cautious on the 4th to the 6th where Venus oppose Neptune and Mercury oppose Neptune will be the cause of disappointing conditions. Don’t over-do-it on the 11th, 12th, and 13th as Mars squaring Jupiter and opposing Neptune along with the Full Moon is persuading you to over extend yourself which only leads to discontent. Hold off on pursuing your plans. The 18th, 19th, and 20th are more productive days as the Moon trines Mars, Mars trines Pluto, and the Moon trines Mercury and Venus. Following pipe dreams will get you into trouble on the 21st and 22nd.with Jupiter squaring Neptune. Personal and financial stress could end a partnership on the 26th as Mercury is in square aspect to Pluto. Get your monetary situation more organized before this date.

During October good aspects with the Moon in Sagittarius the 1st to the 3rd bring more happiness into relationships. Uranium influences cause rescheduling changes occur on the 6th and 7th. A stressful situation will arise with a friend or lover due to the Full Moon occurring on the 12th and 13th,. Calmer days are experienced on the 15th and 17th of October. Mercury in Scorpio in favorable aspect to Pluto and the Moon has you thinking constructively on the 19th and 20th. Even though there is a new Moon on the 27th, setbacks may occur with Mars in adverse aspect to Saturn. Since the advantage is not on your side this day you will have to work harder than normal. Mercury goes retrograde in Scorpio on the 31st until November 20th causing you to reevaluate where you stand with your over-all health and well-being. If your health is not up to par, it will be when Mercury goes direct.

In November on the 1st Venus journeys into the sign of Sagittarius to link up with Jupiter the entire month bringing you more happiness and highlighting relationship opportunities in both business and pleasure and marriage. If you are single this could be the month where you meet someone special. Make the most of it. On the 5th Mars in adverse aspect to Pluto will be the culprit behind strained relations in the early morning. Days you will have more progress are the 6th, 7th, 8th, and 11th. The Full Moon on the 12th could cause a health setback and the 14th brings some disillusionment with Venus squaring Neptune. Take advantage of a lucky banner day on the 19th as the Moon trines Venus and Jupiter. A wonderful day to meet a special someone or enjoy an on-going relationship. Mercury goes direct on the 20th. Much can be accomplished on the 26th and 28th with a Sagittarius New Moon and Venus trine Uranus.

During December Jupiter will journey into Capricorn on the 2nd offering improvements with all financial dealings and partnerships. A cooperative day is noted on the 3rd as Venus favorably influences Mars and the Moon is in positive aspect to Uranus, Mars, and Venus. Plans with a relationship may not manifest on the 8th as the Sun adversely aspects Neptune and the Full Moon on the 11th brings relationship challenges as well. Idealistic goals come to fruition on the 13th as Mars trines Neptune, and the 15th is an exceptionally positive day as Jupiter is in excellent trine aspect to Uranus. You will have the support and inspiration you need to attain new goals that truly benefit your life. Be aware of misunderstandings and confusion on the 19th as Mercury is in square aspect to Neptune. As Jupiter trines Uranus and both aspect the Sun the 15th to the 27th you will find the confidence to expand your horizons as you capitalize upon supportive partnerships, financial ventures, and exciting avenues for personal growth just in time for you to enjoy the winter holiday!

Mercury is retrograde from March 5th - March 28th, July 7th - July 31st, October 31st - November 29th. Do avoid making important decisions or starting anything new under this influence. Watch out for mistakes being made and misunderstandings.

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