VIRGO: June 11-17
In one of her “Twenty-One Love Poems,” Adrienne Rich writes about her old self in third person. “The woman who cherished / her suffering is dead. I am her descendant. / I love the scar tissue she handed on to me, / but I want to go from here with you / fighting the temptation to make a career of pain.” Make that passage one of your keynotes in the months ahead. According to astrological omen-analysis, you’ll have a great opportunity to declare independence from an addictive affliction. Are you willing to say goodbye to a signature form of suffering?