You can be especially productive, however, in all types of communications—writing, speaking, learning, teaching, and so forth. There can be a stronger focus on past performance. You have Jupiter transiting in harmony to your Sun from January forward.
Under this influence, you have a stronger than usual desire to improve, grow, and learn.
This is a fortunate aspect that helps boost optimism and confidence, and you are able to attract fortunate circumstances into your life as a result.
Problems are easier to resolve. Matters related to universities, higher education, organized religion, publishing, legal affairs, and foreign interests can be especially strong. You are likely to enjoy a larger perspective on matters that keeps you from getting lost in details or overly frustrated by everyday stresses.
This can be a year in which you are building faith and confidence in your personality, skills, and talents. You can experience a stronger desire to seek out meaning, wisdom, and mental stimulation in your life during this period.
Others might frequently turn to you for guidance. In fact, they may see the wisdom in your ways more clearly. Personal magnetism is excellent at this time. This is a good period for creative projects and joining with others in the pursuit of a common goal. Energy fluctuates this year, however. You could also have more courage than usual to do things that break the routine, and confrontations engaged in this year could clear the air and help you to move forward.
As well, getting serious about love or money or both can be a theme this year. Money may be tight, or the need to buckle down with your finances may be necessary. You may have an increased awareness of your limits. The responsibilities of partnership are magnified this year. You are likely to be more earnest on a romantic level.
An existing relationship may become more serious, or you may form a new partnership with a serious or older person.
You might also watch for a tendency to overstate and to neglect important details when making plans. Idealistic and humanitarian goals or impulses surface this year.
Career and life path matters may seem to magically fall into place, taking you in a direction that fits. Although you are a bit on the dominant side, you can also be very considerate and peace-loving at heart. As Mars starts the year in energetic, ambitious Aries, you're able to cross some things off your to-do list right away in January. You might also watch for a tendency to overstate and to neglect important details when making plans. This report also makes a great birthday present—for yourself or others.
Making connections with others from different backgrounds may figure strongly. Check back on the date of your birth for a forecast for the or period.
You can have an especially creative, enterprising, forward-looking, and dynamic year. You're likely to guide others in some manner.
A key relationship can be motivating Others find your way of expressing yourself especially intriguing and charming. You are forever curious about people and their relationships, and you have an intuitive understanding of relationship dynamics.
You are an idealistic person, even if you come across as savvy or possibly sarcastic. Are you up for it? Powerful Mars will help you get where you want to go - and fast.
As Mars starts the year in energetic, ambitious Aries, you're able to cross some things off your to-do list right away in January.
The competitive vibe of Mars in Aries gives you a positive sense of accomplishment from the start. The cosmic year isn't complete without mentioning the three pesky Mercury retrograde periods, so look out for them in March, July, and November.
All three cycles are immersed in emotional water signs, so struggling with feelings will be the norm. The key to getting through a Mercury retrograde this year is to follow your intuition.
If it feels right, it probably is right. Small but significant Pluto is also visiting hardworking Capricorn this year.
August 8 Birthday Horoscope You have Jupiter transiting in harmony to your Sun from January forward. Under this Leo Yearly Love Horoscope. If Today is Your Birthday forecast for January 8th: Predictions for the year ahead of love, relationships, career, money, and outlook.
It goes retrograde between late April and early October, then ends the year direct. Rebuilding from the ground up is the focus of this transit, giving you the belief that if you want it badly and try hard enough, anything is possible. Fire signs Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius are driven by excitement, and there's no shortage of that this year.
With expansive Jupiter in outgoing Sagittarius until early December, you enjoy a mix of fun and adventure.