July 22 – August 22
Although the recent move by Jupiter, the planet of growth, opportunity and good fortune, into Leo on July 16 promised all manner of excitement, don’t expect your dreams to become reality overnight.
Jupiter remains in your sign until mid-2015, and during the first six months of its stay, the focus may be more on what needs to go than on what’s next. Knowing that, regard problems with elements of your personal, financial, relationship or working life as reason to question those arrangements and your priorities. You could discover that what once suited you or held great promise no longer does and should, perhaps, come to an end.
Meanwhile view the puzzling, and often perplexing, ideas and offers that are part of this cycle as reason to explore. They may be disruptive but this is about taking you into new territory. True, some ideas may go nowhere, but in every case, the experiences you’ve had will be worth your while. If there’s any challenge, it’s your own impatience to see progress and, perhaps, the anxieties of those who want things settled swiftly.
But this is sort of like going back to school and being introduced to new ideas and new ways of thinking. Just as you must be prepared to say farewell to familiar elements of your
Your ego might not like it, but you must be prepared to view failure as part of the learning process
life, you must be prepared to view failure as part of the learning process. While your Leo ego may not be happy, you’re being reminded how to learn, and this includes exactly the kind of mistakes you’re likely to make. Gradually, you’ll become more inquisitive and your world will broaden. When you look back on this period and the first half of 2015, and all you learned, you’ll be grateful for every twist and turn.