We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enlisted Mecca Woods, a New York City-based astrologer of MyLifeCreated.com, to tell us all about how astrology is affecting our lives each day. Today's topic: your daily horoscope for Oct. 4, 2017.
After a rather sleepy start to the day with the Moon rounding our her transit through Pisces, the energy picks up significantly once the Moon shifts into fiery Aries by the late afternoon. Under an Aries Moon, we'll find we're more in the mood for excitement, adventure, and passionate encounters — arguments included. The energy continues to pick up steam throughout the day as we gear up for tomorrow's Full Moon in Aries, which means we'll have try hard to avoid unnecessary squabbling or making impulsive decisions. Though an Aries Moon can be helpful for finding the courage we need to stand up for something we believe in or to make a positive change.
Read below to see what today's stars mean for your sign.
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Aries (March 21 - April 19)
As if your fiery sign wasn’t hot enough, it's time to turn up the heat again, as the cosmos bring the attention back to you and your needs. No matter what you do today, make sure to spend a little time doing something that makes you feel good to offset any moodiness. Self-care is your mantra now.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
It's time to take it down a notch (or two) and carve out some time today to blow off steam. Whether you choose to do that on a yoga mat, in the bedroom, or with a good movie is solely up to you. Just try not to pack your schedule too full. Burnout is so not sexy. Don't let FOMO get the best of you.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
What can you do to improve the world around you? This question may come up for you today as your humanitarian side comes out in full force. Volunteering, campaigning for a cause, or organizing a fundraising event could be just what you need to feed your soul and your community. Help a friend.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
You're on your way up, Cancer! If you've been feeling unfulfilled where you are, it's time to reach down and find the courage you need to make that career leap. If you've been toying with the idea of self-employment you could make big progress here too. Don't be afraid to toot your own horn.
Leo (July 23 - Aug. 22)
As the cosmos push you to quench your thirst for knowledge and adventure, don't be surprised if you find yourself booking your next trip out of here. Even if you plan to stay local, make sure you're feeding your mind something enriching. Meanwhile, don't forget to believe in you. You've come far, kid.
Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22)
If you haven't been feeling as sexy as you should be, today is the perfect day to tap into your inner vixen. Listen to some sexy music, dance naked in front of the mirror, or flirt a little with a stranger. Ultimately, it's time to reconnect to what turns you on or find something that does. Feed your deepest desires.
Libra (Sept. 23 - Oct. 22)
Partnership and collaborations are on the menu today, which means it's a good time to think of ways you can align yourself with others who can help you meet your goals. In love, your partner could be in need of some TLC. Schedule some together time. Single? that may be about to change. Welcome love.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 - Nov. 21)
The state of your body and soul is in the spotlight today as you may find yourself saddled with a million tasks. While you may be in the mood to work hard, it means that you'll have to make room to nourish yourself with the same level of interest and energy. Feeling anxious? Kickboxing could help.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21)
OK, Sag, I know that you've been working hard, but all work and no play makes for a very dull you. There's an after work party or event with your name on it and you a friend need to get out and go. Feeling like taking the day off? That's not a bad idea either. The point is to make time to do what you love today.
Capricorn (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19)
Home is where your heart is right now, which means if your tank is running empty you can fill it up with time spent with those you're closest to or in the comfort of your own space. Don't be surprised if you're feeling more tender or withdrawn than usual. You have some interior work to do. Get some hugs.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18)
You may be inspired to look for ways you can monetize a skill, an idea, or better promote the work you're doing. Are you utilizing your network enough? Is it time to update your blog or launch a website? Are you minimizing your capabilities? Explore the answers. A heartfelt convo could be what you need.
Pisces (Feb. 19 - March 20)
It's all about your money, honey. Though more specifically, are you getting your due? Today's a good day for applying to jobs, seeking out new clients, or asking for a pay raise. Ultimately, it's time for you to own just how valuable of a player you are. As such, you don't have accept what you don't want.