It’s that time of year again—and no, we’re not just talking about fall and the arrival of sweater weather. On the cosmic front, October ushers in eclipse season with a Libra solar eclipse on October 14 shaking up our relationships and a Taurus lunar eclipse on October 28 changing the way we view sensuality, emotional security, and financial matters. Together, these eclipses add a dose of transformative change to every sign’s October 2023 wellness horoscope.
Remember that even if we can’t see a given eclipse in the sky, this cosmic occurrence brings life-altering events or shifts in perspective and awareness. Yet even as we feel a sea change underway, it’s not typically clear during an eclipse exactly how things will play out—that is, because things tend to be, well, eclipsed or obscured from view.
The key to navigating the wonky energy of eclipse season is to not get too attached to knowing just where the tides are taking you.
The key to navigating the wonky energy of eclipse season is to not get too attached to knowing just where the tides are taking you. You can certainly feel into the changes that are occurring and envision just what it is that you’d like to come your way, but then, let go of the need to know the details, and instead, be open to the unexpected. As November arrives, so should clarity.
Before then, however, expect additional change this month in the realm of relationships as Venus finally leaves fiery Leo—where it’s spent the last four months, owing to its retrograde cycle—for grounded Virgo on October 8. We’d all benefit by looking back at what we’ve learned since