Horoscope Week 13 August
The summer of “really, retrograde?” continues! Mars is backspinning in Capricorn, and it’ll take the zodiac to boot camp for ambition. Mars retrograde in Capricorn inspires us to think critically about our intentions for goals and success. A lovely Libra moon and an aspect to Venus bring harmony and glamour to our week. And Mercury retrograde ends on Sunday! Sweet relief.
Stuck in the weeds, Taurus? Mars retrograde can help. Pick one ambitious goal that can help you achieve the rest. You can sweat the small stuff later. Venus is nudging for a health and wellness goal, and this weekend has romance and joy planned under the Scorpio moon. Enjoy!
Battle on the home front? Mars retrograde is helping you sort out family trauma and conflict. The key to success is to stay emotionally disciplined and practical about disputes. The moon shines for you on Wednesday, so schedule self-care and joy, followed by luxury and indulgence—your favorite!—this weekend.
Watch your words, Scorpio! Mars retrograde could fly daggers out of your mouth if you’re not careful. If you feel triggered, breathe it out. Count to three, and get curious, not confrontational. A Scorpio moon this weekend offers you the fun and summer adventure you crave. Treat yourself!
You don’t need it, Sagittarius. Mars is retrograde in your money and abundance sector, and it’s asking you to ease up on spending. It won’t feel fun immediately, but you’ll thank yourself later on. Hang with your girlfriends this weekend! A lively social atmosphere is yours.
Why do you want what you want, Capricorn? Mars is retrograde in your sign, which inspires an audit of the intentions behind your ambitions. Are they healthy? Honest? Or are you just out to prove something? This weekend wants you to work and socialize—try to strike the right balance for the right reward.
Surrender is sweet, Aquarius. Mars is retrograde in your closure, release, and spirituality sector. Lean on forgiveness and compassion while you let go of the low-level things that hold you back. You may have to work on it this weekend while Venus and the moon help you push through where you need divine help.
You support the world, Pisces. But who supports you? Mars retrograde is asking you to seek this among friends. You deserve it, so fight for it. Think big on things like intimacy and expansion this weekend—Venus and the moon want you to be optimistic about sexuality and success.