It’s that time again! What do the stars have in store for you? Hollywood’s top tarot reader Angie Banicki is here to let you in on the secrets that July will bring, accompanied by illustrations by Lynsey Vera.
ARIES (Mar 21 – Apr 19)
Influenced by the KING OF PENTACLES
Music: Hit Me Back (feat. Blackbear) – Jacob Sartorius, Blackbear
You are set up to achieve this month Aries! And there’s also male energy around you that’s going to notice and help with your achievements so get ready for your King. Set goals, make a plan and work it. You have the discipline and teamwork synergy to make it all happen. Keep up the hard work and spread your kind spirit wherever you go because you never know who will notice and want to help you! The message for July is: you catch more flies with honey than with vinegar.
TAURUS (Apr 20 – May 20)
Influenced by the HERMIT
Music: I Promise – Radiohead
Taurus, July is about shutting out worldly distractions so you can complete your spiritual pilgrimage. Hermit symbolizes the law of perfection. You are bringing health and harvest to the material world. Close out diversions to complete your projects. Eat well and get plenty of rest. You are strengthening yourself for what’s to come. By connecting to your higher self, you will bring power through your hands to heal create and guide. Don’t be afraid to be alone this month! You’ll be surprised at how much you enjoy it and accomplish more than you could imagine.
GEMINI (May 21- June 20)
Influenced by 4 OF PENTACLES
Music: The Beautiful Game – RAC, St. Lucia, One – Birdtalker
It is time to get out there and play the game Gemini! Break out of mental contemplation and act! Go for it. Take the leap into new ventures! You are expanding and creating! Watch yourself, you are fertile now so if you want babies, act! If not, be careful. If you are traveling or planning to, try Ireland or some place with animals and countrysides. Your soul wants to be connecting with nature. Hikes and long walks feel good for the soul, in between your do-do-doing that is. Also look for unexpected signs…
CANCER (June 21 – July 22)
Influenced by THE CHARIOT
Music: Always There When I Need You – Salt Cathedral, Love Is Mystical – Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC – Cold War Kids
The Chariot represents the law of motion. You are constantly moving—your heart, mind and spirit are headed towards the highest possible goal. So get moving! Go travel, get out of your house. Be an adventurer and explorer in every aspect this July. As a Cancer, you carry your shell/home on your back so you can be at home wherever you go! Your movement is effortless and you stay centered in yourself. As you are moving you’ll find that that which has been stalled in your life begins to move forward. Love opens up for you as well, you can appreciate the attraction of certain aspects in a partner. Also, if you can spend some time in New York, do it!
LEO (July 23 – Aug 22)
Influenced by KNIGHT OF WANDS
Music: Running Away – 12-Inch Long Version – Roy Ayers Ubiquity
Leo you are a seeker hunting down the truth this month. Be a student out to learn—to understand the hows and whys of life. You are transforming and shifting. Trust your instincts as you take this knowledge and apply it to what changes are happening in your life. You have been awaiting a change and it’s all shifting for you now. The tough parts are over and now you are ready to learn the truth of your destiny!
VIRGO (Aug 23 – Sep 22)
Influenced by PAGE OF PENTACLES
Music: All Stars – Martin Solveig, ALMA
You have mastered your craft Virgo! This month you will see this reflected in your work! Own it and don’t hide it from the world. Use this time to live healthy, wealthy and happily. You are achieving power and status but it is in your best nature to stay humble and modest in sharing in the wealth of your success. You are the master—relax in your work, play at it and enjoy it. Use this master status to help your friends around you. You shine brightly this month and can help bring up those around you to join in your star! If you are single, be on the lookout for new love!
LIBRA (Sept 23 – Oct 22)
Influenced by 10 OF CUPS
Music: Back And Forth – Operator Please, Hey Mami – Sylvan Esso
Passion is the name of your game this month sweet Libra. So much love, lust and desire fill you and you can use this in every aspect of your life. Attract the love you desire. Flower your emotional expressiveness! Be self confident, emotionally assertive and powerful. Dare tell those you love exactly how you feel. Speak up at work and say everything you want. Stand out and be outrageous—now is your chance to get away with it. Wear bright colors! Go buy a fancy dress or outlandish suit that draws attention to you. Be silly! Show off everything you hold back sweet Libra! You will feel at your best as you express yourself this month.
SCORPIO (Oct 23 – Nov 21)
Influenced by THE WORLD
Music: Chili Dog – James Taylor, The Alien – Manchester Orchestra
You have the world in your hands Scorpio! You are exactly where you are supposed to be and you’ll see at some point in July how everything is falling into place just perfectly. You can see all the possibilities now. It all becomes clear! This month feels as though you are recreating your life with new people, new places and exciting prospects. You are simultaneously completing and beginning. Just don’t be overwhelmed by possibilities—the right ones will feel seamless and easy. Buy a crystal for your home now. Find what feels right and place it in a meditation space or your bedroom. Your powerful energy will hold there and continue to bring in this abundance you feel.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov 22 – Dec 19)
Influenced by PAGE OF CUPS
Music: A Change is Gonna Come – Ben Sollee
You are a regenerator, emotionally creative Sag. You can transform an empty situation into a garden of emotional delight and abundance. Your youthful spirit creates new emotional life and vitality. It may feel like extra work this month but instead of work think of yourself as a healer. You bring happiness through the power of laughter and good feelings. As you help others, perhaps even those who are sick around you, you find your purpose. Lots is shifting for you Sagittarius. Keep laughing your way through it—the changes will keep coming.
CAPRICORN (Dec 20 – Jan 19)
Influenced by KING OF SWORDS
Music: Overnight – Parcels, Ventura Highway – America
You are a thinker, an inventor this month Cap! Use your brain to invent new ways of thinking this month. Be like a scientist experiencing a creative explosion. Brainstorm—play with dif ideas and scenarios. How can you implement these new scenarios into your life? Don’t worry about how you will make it all happen at once. Just set the stage for yourself and then play around with all the different ways it might come together. Then go road trip and enjoy the drive. It’s all about the journey Capricorn—don’t try to make everything happen all at once. Let it unfold.
AQUARIUS (Jan 20 – Feb 18)
Influenced by SEVEN OF WANDS
Music: Paper Stars (feat. Cappa) – West Coast Massive, Cappa
Your word this month is NO, Aquarius. You will know what I mean. You are learning to not appease everyone else and to listen to what YOU NEED for you to be happy! You are developing a new sense of courage this month. You are also learning to say no to those inner thoughts that have held you back! A change of location may be in the cards for you and you’ll get some hints of that soon. It could even just be a trip to the west coast that sparks it for you! Be open to some change there Aquarius. Don’t worry about finances now—that will come later!
PISCES (Feb 19 – Mar 20)
Influenced by 6 OF WANDS
Music: Sugar In My Bowl – 1987/Live At Vine St. Bar & Grill – Nina Simone
Pisces, you are ready for more love in your life. You have felt it more this year in the community and people around you but now is your time to start feeling it more closer to home. Trust is your game for July. Trust and sugar—keep your sweet soul giving as you do. See the goodness in others and be trusting. Enter into friendships, partnerships, alliances and agreements that you honor! This will help you to get closer and draw in more love!