A Quick Guide to Cancer

Cancer Birthdays: June 22 to July 22
Zodiac Symbol: The Crab
Ruling Planet: Moon
Mode/Element: Cardinal Water
Colour: Silver, white
Part of the Body: Breasts, chest and stomach
Day of the Week: Monday
Top Traits: Emotional, Reflective, Home-loving
Your Star Sign Mission: to nurture people and things into life; to care unconditionally
Best At: building ‘family’ connections at home and work, bonding, gathering the clans, making things grow, caring for people & animals, emotional artistry, reminiscing, archiving the past
Weaknesses: hoarding, clingy behaviour, snippy, a tendency to whinge, getting stuck in your comfort zone
Key Phrase: I care
Cancer Quote: ‘And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same’ Nelson Mandela


How to describe Cancer in a Tweet: Sensitive, moody, waxes & wanes like the Moon. Loves comforting food & cosy nights in. Mummy’s boy, Daddy’s girl; family rules.

The article above is an excerpt from my 12 star sign books written for Hodder & StoughtonThe Art of Living Well and Finding Happiness According To Your Star Sign. You can buy your star sign book at bookshop.org and all good bookstores:

Astrology Talk - Star Sign Series Video: Cancer

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