Venus is turning retrograde in Scorpio 5/10/18-15/11/18
Venus turns retrograde every 18 months and can lead to confusion or delays within relationships or money matters. It is a time where you may be re-evaluating your friendships to woman and relationships. She visits the same signs retrograde every 8 years, so look back to October 2010 and think about what was going on in your life. There may be a repeated pattern, or someone from that time may pop out from no where to test you somewhat, if you have unfinished business with someone romantically or financially, now is the time to get it sorted. Generally, this is not a good time to make a big commitment, especially a marriage, as things will not be as they seem. This does not mean you are doomed, just be aware that there may be some issues to work through. The planet Uranus of unexpected change is pretty much opposite Venus retrograde the whole period….
What does this mean? Expect the unexpected! Between now and December you may be getting some kind of freedom from a relationship, this does not necessarily mean parting ways, it can mean that one of you is going away with friends, business, on your own or just somehow getting more freedom to spend time with yourself, This will make a lot of people realise that they either miss their partner greatly and absence makes the heart grow fonder or that you did not miss them at all, and change is needed in the relationship. It is time to be honest with yourself and others. It is possible to experience love and freedom in a relationship, in fact it is important to have your own interests and hobbies.
How will it affect your sun sign or Ascendant?
Scorpio - You will be feeling like you need some freedom at this time, as may suddenly realise you have been spending too much time with someone. Spend some time working out your hearts desire. You will stand out in a crowd and be noticed but Reign in any selfish tendencies at this time.
Sagittarius- You may feel the need to get away or break away from something that is restricting you.There may be some things you need to emotionally deal with this period. Its a good time for meditative practices such as yoga or meditation.
Capricorn- You may need to deal with some friendship or group issues, you may hear that someone has been gossiping about you, or you have clashes with someone you normally get on well with. You could be showing a competitive streak.
Aquarius- Yourself or someone you know may be involved in a romance at work, but remember all may not be as it seems. You may be put in the spotlight in some way or have an issue with a female in the workplace.
Pisces- You will be feeling the need to do some traveling, or start a new study, you may meet a new teacher that you feel you have a connection with. You might meet someone new and exciting and well travelled.
Aries- There may need to be a discussion about joint finances, you may find you have some gains, but also be careful not to overspend. There may be some news about a loved one. If someone you love has passed over recently, look out for signs they are near, such as feathers, numbers and songs. Your connection is strong at this time.
Taurus- Relationships may be under the spotlight, you could have some misunderstandings, make sure that you are open and honest about your feelings. Do not look back or rush forward, just be in the now.
Gemini- Try not to over eat or drink too much alcohol at this time, it will be tempting but you have been working so hard. You may be thinking about changing your routine at work, or not feeling so passionate about your service to others. You may meet someone new at work.
Cancer- You may find yourself being at your creative best, make sure you finish up any projects before starting new ones! You may bump into or hear from/about people from your past. You may get some unwanted attention.
Leo- Focus is on the home, you may be getting itchy feet or want to be doing some redecorating, you may find there is some disruption or changes around you.
Virgo- You may experience some issues with neighbours or siblings, make sure you communicate yourself clearly as can end up being misunderstood.
Libra- You may be feeling a little insecure at the moment and craving the security that you felt when you were younger. You may have some paperwork to sort out connected to property or finance.