'Shock tactics' can certainly gain attention. Astounding, bewildering, or startling someone to impress or influence them is often accompanied by a need to cross a line or push a particular boundary. For shock tactics to be extremely effective, our recipient must be in a comfortable and unsuspecting position. Going to an extreme length to achieve a result might be helpful, but it's important to know when - and where - to step back and do no more. Going overboard helps nobody.
This week, as Mercury links with Saturn, you could be reminded of how infectious others' enthusiasm can be. There could be something about the way another person releases such passion toward whatever it is they suggest or propose that we find ourselves nodding before we've thought through properly what we're agreeing to. Fortunately, you look set to receive a new level of clarity that helps you to assess a particular person or set of circumstances more clearly and realistically. Even if somebody goes over the top with the passion that underpins their words, your instincts are, undoubtedly, your best guide to distinguishing between what is fanciful or exaggerated from what's realistically achievable.
You, like most people, have probably watched 'The Wizard of Oz' numerous, if not countless times. But have you considered how you would have coped in a strange land with bizarre customs and protocols? That was one heck of a learning curve Dorothy embarked upon – and the challenges faced helped her to learn much about herself. This month, you might be aware of unfamiliar circumstances you find yourself in, and a steep learning curve and challenges undoubtedly exist. A fantastic revelation awaits regarding how resilient and resourceful you are!
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