Scorpio (Oct 23 – Nov 21)
Scorpio is the 8th sign of the Zodiac, the second of the Water Signs – after Cancer and before Pisces, is of Fixed Quality and is ruled by both Mars and Pluto. The Scorpion is the Zodiac glyph for Scorpio and it represents potency and assertiveness. Scorpio is concerned with investigating the inner realities, riches, resources and powers of reality and is symbolically linked to psychology – especially depth psychology, self-mastery, hypnosis, research, investigation, dissection & autopsy, severance, mystery, quantum physics, nuclear power, power in general, transformation, hidden realities, mining, drilling, esotericism, the occult, cover-ups, sex, the reproductive and eliminatory organs, death and rebirth, adoption, taxes, mergers, inheritances, banks, insurance & joint and shared resources, melting pots, privacy and conservatism and secret organizations. Clearly Scorpio is a deep and complex sign of extremes. Alternatively, psychological pathology, ruthless ambition, calculating vice, organized crime and hidden and deceptive control of others, espionage, conspiracy, exclusivity, elitism, secrecy, gangs and gangsters, weapons and violence, are common issues. Psychologists, researchers, surgeons, doctors, plumbers, butchers, designers, undertakers, bankers, investors, insurance agents, investigators, editors, chemical engineers, computer programmers, prospectors and esotericists are some of the more common occupations for Scorpio.
Famous Scorpio personalities that depict the sign include:
- Bill Gates – Microsoft
- Hillary Clinton - Politician, Lawyer, Presidential Candidate
- Carl Sagan – Astronomer
Recent Horoscopes for this Sun Sign:
Something fresh and new is making its way into your world, and just in time for spring. Yet you will have to meet it halfway, at least. At first, it will seem to be coming right at you. But then the tables will turn and you will have little choice but to engage in hot pursuit.
The desire to engage your creative abilities has been strong, but do you feel inspired? Some cycles are more complex and therefore less productive than others and this probably feels like one of those. Despite sincere efforts, the pace has been slow. Reach out to appreciate others and to gain needed inspiration.
A summons to see through illusions continues. They may be yours, they may be those of significant others and/or society in general. Fortunately, your resolve is strong now and a revolutionary wave continues to activate your drive. Venus Retrograde, however, will not make things easier for you. Be aware.
Waves of creative inspiration are flowing your way. You would like to make a difference and have a positive impact. Making extra efforts feels necessary and circumstances are pushing. You are open to suggestions, but reserve considerable creative license.