August 23 – September 22
Your willpower is extremely strong as the Virgo new moon boosts your energy. Give up a bad habit or start a positive new one. A small change to your life will have a big impact in later years.
September 23 – October 22
Look into creative visualisation, cosmic ordering and other energy work. Listen to your dreams and focus on what they may be telling you. There are messages out there.
October 23 – November 22
New friends are waiting to be made, but it's up to you to take those first steps towards a better social life. Th ink about joining a new club or group.
November 23 – December 20
Instead of fighting against authority, find your own within and learn to work with it. Others will follow your lead if you inspire them.
December 21 – January 19
Try to see some new places. Travel – the further the better – is highlighted, If that's not possible there's a lot you can explore in your own home town, too. Revisit places you loved as a child.
January 20 – February 18
Self-analysis will pay dividends, as will work on your personal growth. Investigate psychological therapy or self-help techniques that will boost your confidence and self-esteem.
February 19 – March 20
If you're single, the new moon in your love zone invites you to visualise what you want and need from a relationship in order to manifest it. If you're already in love, rekindle that spark.
March 21 – April 19
Look at yourself as a holistic being. It's not enough to be successful at work or happy in love; what about your health and spirituality? Devise a plan to focus on the neglected areas of your life.
April 20 – May 20
Indulge your inner child with some feel-good activities and plenty of fun and games. If you have kids, they'll make you feel alive – but it's important to put yourself in their shoes and see the world through their eyes.
May 21 – June 21
Don't be surprised if you feel the urge to nest at home. Clear out your clutter, give the place a good clean and visualise improvements you could make. Do what is necessary to turn your home into your sanctuary.
June 22 – July 22
This is the perfect moment to say what you've been wanting to say. If the time has not been right, it is now. Speak with tact and from the heart, but don't hold back on what needs to be said. Clear the air.
July 23 – August 22
You have a lot of demands on your time – do you value it properly? This is the week do things just for you, things that make you smile. Prioritise yourself for once, not everyone else.
This article appears in Sunday Life magazine within the Sun-Herald and the Sunday Age on sale September 9.