GEMINI (May 20–June 21)
Mercury in Leo August 5–19 roars like a lion when your goals are threatened by potential usurpers. Sun conjunct Mercury August 17 empowers you to claim your rights. Confrontations over power and control at Mercury's opposition to Pluto August 1 and Saturn August 3 come to a head August 10 with a hard square to Uranus. Mercury's trine to Mars August 16 empowers your fighting spirit; Mercury's entrance into Virgo August 19 brings rationality and logic to the table, trine to Jupiter August 29 and opposition to Neptune August 30 amplifies creativity. Take unambiguous ownership of your own ideas!