An attention-hungry person who may have a large ego to boot may try to steal the spotlight and derail progress. Drunk or belligerent behavior might even erupt at a party, so dodge any scenes that look like they could blow up into a bad reality-TV moment. This new moon also marks a great day for a digital launch or sending one of your online creations viral.
If you do put yourself out there on the interwebs, watch for interference from the Uranus opposition. This advice remains in effect for the rest of the month and beyond. On October 31, trickster Mercury—the planet of communication, technology and travel—turns retrograde in Scorpio until November Been craving a little more offline time?
Start your digital detox now. Need space from a friend whose hysterics have become exhausting? Use the retrograde to reconnect with old contacts and let this draining dynamic die down. Since Mercury retrograde can cause electronic data and devices to go up in smoke, be sure to back up all your most important files long before Halloween.