A Tarot Reader Predicts What Every Zodiac Sign Should Expect In August

Thought Catalog
7 min readAug 2, 2022
Anna Tarazevich

By Callie Byrnes


Your card: Temperance, reversed

There’s a good chance you’ll feel off this month, Aries, but there’s also a chance you may not completely understand why. More likely than not, it means something in your life has become off-balanced and now it’s beginning to wreak havoc on your life. This could mean you’re struggling with work-life balance, or that you’re putting too much or too little into your relationships, or you’re struggling to juggle everything that you want to do in August. The best thing you can do is step back and look critically at your routines and the way you’ve been approaching the situations in your life. Balance is important to your mental health, and if you let it keep going on like this, it’s going to take a serious toll.


Your card: Nine of Wands

You’ve been through a lot, Taurus — and like the bull you are, you continue to persist. It’s important you bring this strength into August, because a lot of things are going to be testing you and it’s absolutely imperative that you remember your own courage and tenacity. It will be exhausting and maybe even feel hopeless, but hold tightly to this knowledge: You will make it through. You will be okay. You just have to let it run its course and bravely face the obstacles as they come. So long as you can do that, I assure you, there are sunnier days ahead.


Your card: Queen of Swords, reversed

August will likely be an emotional month for you, Gemini — something no air sign really wants to hear. But your feelings are getting the best of you in some way or another, whether that means you’re becoming too emotionally invested in a situation that’s only going to hurt you or you’ve closed off entirely for one reason or another. Whatever it is, it isn’t healthy, and it’s time for you to check in with yourself and start being brutally honest about what’s going on. It may be time to start setting boundaries, removing yourself entirely from certain situations, and start looking into mental health resources. You may think you can handle what you’re going through, but I promise you it’ll be easier once you get…

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