The sky this afternoon looked like old, worn out bones,
gray, ashen, but filled with a holy spirit, mine and God’s.
and I wondered if my life would be as much of a Gift
to those who have been such a Gift to me…
— Niles Comer, www.PaintedSoul.org
Dear Friends and Readers,
Welcome to the weekend… Here are the Daily Horoscopes for today, which were originally written for Yahoo! Australia and Yasmin Boland in Australia… So the timing of the horoscopes overlaps from today over tomorrow depending on where in the world you are. You can also read them at the original links above through the week of Jan. 9 – Jan. 15.
I will be back with another set of Daily horoscopes tomorrow, so please check back in.
Also, a special warm welcome to Yahoo! and Yasmin’s readers. Please read the blog below this one for a brief intro to the site. Feel free to peruse these pages, articles and horoscopes while I take a brief break from regular blogging over the coming week.
I will be posting an update and Capricorn Eclipse and New Moon report as time permits at the end of the week…
I hope you enjoy the site and keep checking in through the days, weeks, months and year to come…
DAILY HOROSCOPE for Jan. 10 / Jan. 11 (Originally written for Yasmin Boland and Yahoo! Australia — so they are on Aussie time… Valid now, Jan. 10 – Jan. 11 depending on where you are)
The mood lightens today bringing a fresh wave of optimism. There are lucrative opportunities coming your way over the next few days that can make your heart soar. Be wise and choose those that ignite your passion. As the Moon links to Saturn you can have honest conversations with partners about the future, without things getting too emotionally heavy. Also today as the Sun makes a conjunction to the North Node it brings an important message for your destiny. You may wonder if you are prepared for this, but find your inner confidence and aim high. You were born for this.
You may find yourself focused on a precarious matter surrounding a financial or intimate relationship. You can help stabilize a situation by encouraging an honest conversation to clear the air. Mercury will be direct at the time of the New Moon, allowing you to move forward with plans aligned with your long-term goals. For now be brave, honest and wise in all your negotiations. Over today and tomorrow, Venus moves into a conjunction with the Sun and North Node setting you in the path of destiny giving you a solid sense that you’ve arrived. Don’t be surprised with the adoration you get either. You’ve earned it.
You’ve been deeply contemplating a financial or intimate relationships situation. With your ruler Mercury currently retrograde, use the next few days to gather information. Find the courage to have an honest discussion over the next couple of days with a partner. It may be scary to speak about your hearts desire. But if you do, you are likely to find a solid show of support. Financially, emotionally and sexually this about finding common values that hold you together, while still giving each other the freedom to be express their individuality. You’ve been burned before, but the past need not repeat itself if you are wise enough to learn from it.
There was a powerful Lunar Eclipse in your sign at the end of 2009, asking you how you feel about a situation. Now the planets are gathering in your opposite sign, where in a few days we have a New Moon and Solar Eclipse. This marks a new cycle for you all your relationships — romantic and financial. Imagine you are sowing the seeds now for greater prosperity, commitment and stability. This will require your love, dedication and commitment. But the rewards will blossom over time into something that you can enjoy the fruits of for time to come. Recognize beauty is more than just skin deep.
Hopefully you’ve spent the past few weeks in re-organizing your life. As much as you enjoy devoting your energy to work, its important for you balance it with leisure time enjoying the fruits of your labor. With Pluto in your 6th house and a crowd of planets occupying the sign – this is about your life working for you, rather you becoming a slave to your job. If you’ve been planning to start a diet or get in shape – this New Moon will give you a powerful boost. It will be easier to commit and the rewards will have you looking and feeling like a million bucks.
There is a crowd of planets gathering in your 5th house of romance, fun, adventure, children and spontaneous passion. You are wiser than most and always have been. But the recent past has asked you to let go of old boundaries that only stand in the way of you receiving experiencing the love and pleasure you deserve. You don’t have to compromise on your values, but let go of the old beliefs that have no place in your future. Soon you will have solid proof about just how precious something is to you. When you feel it – trust your heart and prepare to move forward birthing something new.
You’re close to resolving a domestic matter that has been confounding you. It has required taking trip down memory lane and letting go of past beliefs that have been holding you back for too long. Remember your parents values are not your own. You can have an honest conversation with a friend of partner today that shows you do indeed have support. For today don’t get caught up in the details but look at the bigger picture. Think positive thoughts and let the sunshine into your life. You should see reassuring proof of support from friends and loved one’s that can soothe your worried mind.
You may have been scratching your head regarding a deeply complex business or personal arrangement. You will have more information once Mercury stations direct – and then you can proceed with a commitment or plan of action. For now avoid focusing on details and use your imagination to explore ways to express your creativity. There is a very lucrative idea lurking in your head, which could be your ticket to success. In fact conversations you have over the next few days are going a long way in shaping your destiny. Be wise, creative and don’t be afraid to think big. You are soon to be rewarded for your genius.
You’ve been re-evaluating important commitments with partners over the past few weeks. This may not have been easy and you are learning how important it is for you to not allow someone else to define you. You are worth a lot more than you give yourself credit for. Financially as well as emotionally you are soon to get a solid proof of this. Over the next two days as the Moon passes through your sign, take the time to explore your imagination. Recognize you are the source of your wealth. How you feel about yourself will determine your ability to attract the wealth and love you deserve.
Who am I? Is the question you’ve been asking yourself lately as you re-identify your beliefs with who you are today. There is a lot that has been handed down to you by your parents or society that you really don’t need to hold on to anymore. You may not be ready to open up yet, but your moment of truth is coming. The progress you make over the coming six months will surprise you and enrich your life in ways you never imagined possible. Open your heart and mind to the possibilities and get ready to surprise yourself. You’re on the road to your destiny.
There’s a lot going on in your subconscious mind and it may have been hard to sleep lately with all the activity. But you are in the process of birthing a vision that is pure genius. Give it a little while longer to come together and pay attention to your dreams and intuition. There is a million dollar idea lurking in there and resources you haven’t even begun to tap. There could be luscious surprises coming your way soon, leaving you reassured about a love or financial situation that currently seems like a wild fantasy. It is real and solidifying behind the scenes even as you sleep.
Partners may have infuriatingly indecisive lately. It may be taking longer than you hoped to get people on the same page and you’ve been trying hard to find the right balance between freedom and commitment. Trust the result of this rehashing of rules has been necessary to understand the new landscape. You are now clearly on the road to your destiny. Events of the next few days should leave you feeling rather reassured of your power and position. After all the effort you’ve put into creating something of integrity, don’t be surprised when you start receiving the tangible benefits of your hard work.