Aries (March 21-April 19)
Our warrior planet, Mars, is in the peace-loving relationship sign of Libra all month. You might wonder why your usual feisty flame is more of a soft flicker. You'll get your groove back in October; use this time to recharge and reset.
Mercury is retrograde until September 15, making this a month to organize, adopt healthy habits, and prioritize well-being. The Virgo new moon on September 14 marks a new beginning in health. Dedicate yourself to trying new modalities and routines; discipline is on your side.
The Virgo new moon on September 14 features a trine to Uranus (on September 15), making it a time for welcome financial and career surprises. Be prepared for the best-case scenario by having your talk written, your proposal finalized, or your elevator pitch rehearsed.
Mercury retrograde can inspire reconnections and rekindling romances. Do not concern yourself with outcomes or absolutes. Stay in the present moment and feel the swirl of emotions this cycle can bring. It's an excellent time for healing to reclaim parts of you that, perhaps, you abandoned or neglected. They long to be loved, especially on September 19 at the compassionate sun-Neptune opposition.
The sun enters Libra on September 22, and you head toward the end of the month with your shield held high. Boundaries are your keyword; others could test them by requesting you dedicate your time to their cause. On September 24, you may only be able to please some. Aim to please those you most respect.
The Aries full moon on September 29 closes the month with a nod to October's eclipse season. Destiny has called you forth with a renewed sense of mission. Shout to the world, "Here I am!"
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
Shapeshifter Uranus in your sign has led you down one path you thought was inevitable, only to surprise you with a different set of circumstances you couldn't have imagined. Thanks to Mercury retrograde this month, you can step back and catch your breath before life introduces another adventure. The new moon on September 14 lets you decide whether you'll relax and allow change to flow. It starts with your mindset and ripples out into your daily experience.
A sun trine Jupiter transit on September 8 signifies good luck. Something is coming your way; have faith in the universe's goodness. You may receive foreshadows or signs leading up to the transit. Pay attention to any insights you receive.
Mars moves through peace-loving Libra all month, allowing you to mediate any conflicts that arose when Venus was retrograde (July 22-September 3). Your sense of fairness is back in order, and relationships could feel more balanced toward the end of the month.
On September 19, a sun-Neptune opposition stirs emotion. A whirlpool of sensations moves you to get up and dance with anger, grief, joy, and other feelings. It's a watery influence that may not offer much context for the emotions. Reflect on the metaphor of dancing—artful, graceful, and embodied.
The equinox on September 22 introduces a new season with a balance of light and dark. The sun’s ingress into Libra adds to this spirit. Saturn retrograde offers a chance to revisit opportunities you may have overlooked this past year. Focus on collaboration. If you are in a burnout phase, take a break to recharge before giving up.
Gemini (May 21-June 20)
Messenger Mercury goes retrograde until September 15, making for a whimsical start to September. Retrograde cycles are most frustrating when we take things too seriously. Mercury wants us to have a more playful approach to life. Yes, there could be complicated miscommunications, technical glitches, or travel delays. We can't control much of what flows our way, but we can manage our attitudes and responses to life's curveballs. Keep this in mind, and you'll have an enjoyable September. Go with the flow.
The sun shines in Virgo until September 22, making home and family your top priorities. When the sun is in Virgo, we separate the wheat from the chaff. We seek to curate our lives. This influence helps us declutter or stay focused on our goals. However, one potential manifestation could be a heightened sense of criticism, and you might take care not to turn a critical eye to your family. We are all doing our best to move through these transformational times, and the young ones in our lives feel it the most. Take time to listen and attune to their deeper needs—the ones they may be afraid to express.
On September 14, the Virgo new moon supports your decision-making processes regarding moving or home-related projects. The influence of Uranus suggests minds could change. Celebrate the adaptability of your Gemini sun, and marvel at the synchronicities you encounter. A sun-Neptune opposition on September 19 confuses the topic, leading you to seek outside help.
The equinox on September 22 signals the start of a new season. Cupid's arrow finds its way to your heart as the sun shines in Libra, helping kindle romance, no matter your relationship status.