Your Cancer monthly horoscope for July 2018 is all about you because the glorious rays of the sun are casting their birthday blessings on you this month. Enjoy this period to focus on your needs and what makes you feel good. Your physical body should get a nice energy boost too. Your sunny warmth and enthusiasm are attractive to others, so make the most of social occasions to pull new, beneficial friendships into your life. After Jul 23 it’s less about connecting with people and more about possessing glittery objects. The last week of the month you are tempted to indulge yourself with material pampering. It might be difficult to rein in the spending, but hopefully, you can ride on the birthday wave and get others to treat you.
Jealously and rivalry rear their ugly heads as suddenly the other partner becomes its nemesis. The waning June 28 Full Moon 6º Capricorn of the next two weeks is make-or-break. This is where a couple either have to let go of each other or the negative behavior pattern that has been driving a wedge between them. Whether you are in a business partnership or a romantic relationship this can be a really healing full moon if used therapeutically. Advice from an outside counselor is beneficial at this time. An objective viewpoint from a dispassionate soul could really help build bridges in collaborations that have turned sour.
Cancer Monthly Love Horoscope ~ This month you are more likely to fall love with a funky new pair of shoes than a human being. Venus rules money as well as romance, so her covetous, material tendency can come out very strongly at this time. On the positive side, at least you will attract more cash into your life too, so keep your eyes out for ways to monetise your business rather than just being seduced by shop windows.
Mars Retrograde ~ June 27 until August 28
Mars retrograde starts out in your taboo 9th house. Prepare to start amputating any nightmare braincells that have been messing with your psyche. You get to be you own psychologist as you become very well acquainted with the dungeons of your soul. That sounds dramatic doesn’t it? But Mars inverted has a real Plutonic feel to it and the 8th house is just plain creepy, so this experience is hardly going to a summer stroll in the park. No, instead this transit will drag you through the woods backwards, kicking and screaming. Ok, I jest. It actually doesn’t have to be that way at all. It could be more like Alice falling into a rabbit hole, because you are just so darn curious, and it will just get curious and curiouser. The universe can speak to you in quite spooky ways and feel quite supernatural. If you stick your fingers in your ears and refuse to acknowledge messages from your shadow, then that’s when the ‘dragging into the woods’ part is likely to start . After Aug 13 Mars enters your 7th house and you certainly don’t want to file for divorce, especially if you have a lot of equity to lose. If you are after a large settlement from your ex, forget it if you initiate proceedings. However, if the other party starts the ball rolling then you should be fine. Indeed, if it is they who had done the dirty, then you can secretly smile to yourself that divine retribution will take care of everything…
The Summer Solar Eclipses
July 13 ~ The Solar Eclipse 20º Cancer . The Solar eclipse in your very own personal 1st house is very much like a rebirth. This is a seed moment where you can really make some powerful manifestation magic in your life. Be careful what you wish for because any strong intentions make at this Solar Eclipse will really grow! This is the dawn of a new cycle for you.
August 11 ~ Solar Eclipse 18º Leo . Any financial loss in the next 6 months might just be a mirror to your own lack of self-esteem. It can be a great wake-up call to start paying attention to your unique talents. Are you developing your natural skills or squandering them? Are you investing in yourself or do you believe you can’t really achieve anything so even why bother?
Cancer Monthly Horoscope ~ July
Your Cancer monthly horoscope for July 2018 means the material world holds a great fascination for most of this month, but you may feel too attached to luxury items. Shopping might feel like good therapy this month as the annoying ad mantra ‘because you’re worth it…’ plays non-stop in your head. The best way to use this pampering, sensual energy would be to share the indulgence with others. This is nice because pooling your resources gives everyone a feeling of abundance, and like attracts like, right? In the negative sense this could purely be the need to show off one’s bling. After Jul 23 you realize you need to reign in the spending and focus more on activities that are less about consumption. Teaching yourself new skills costs nothing, and that will give energy out rather than be simply taking energy in.
The July 27 Lunar Eclipse 4º Aquarius is a melodramatic one for you. This is where life becomes text book ‘Hammer horror.’ You may feel yourself attracted to the ‘Dark Cupid’ and find yourself obsessing over certain foods, songs, items etc that trigger adrenaline charged emotional reactions from you. You could become quite voyeuristic and things in your life suddenly have a fetishistic quality about them. Will this Full Moon you might have a passing fad about wanting yellow tinted glasses or a blue velvet purse.
Cancer Monthly Love Horoscope ~ This month your mind wants to go back in time to some beautiful quaint olde worlde village… which might be quite hard if you live in a grey concrete jungle. But hey sometimes in the right sunlight, your neighbourhood could look like modern urban… sculpture? Hmmm, anyway. If your immediate environs are looking a bit too stark, then maybe you could get together with other locals to help spruce things up with a mural or some potted plants. Again if you are single, this could be the perfect opportunity to find a mate while you are working on those communal areas..