You could be aggravated if it feels like your plays for joy and creativity are quashed by the powers that be on August 13 when go-getter Mars in your fifth house of self-expression forms a tense square to transformative Pluto in your second house of income. If you’ve been gunning to take the reins on a creative project or feeling like your artistic impulses have been repressed, you might feel like acting out in defense of your needs. This moment could be a test, nudging you to figure out how you can achieve your goals in a more measured way.
Thankfully, on August 16, the confident sun in your ninth house of adventure forms a harmonizing trine to go-getter Mars in your fifth house. You might feel like your voice and efforts to make it heard are finally being recognized and rewarded.