September 2017 - Flirting with your crush is easy when chatty Mercury turns direct on September 5. Words flow easily and you’re charming as heck. A favorable conjunction between Mercury and powerhouse Mars on September 16 hints at potential upcoming romantic situations, and it’s nice to have something to look forward to. Hope for the best and don’t worry about planning for the worst. Even when it’s bad, it’s still pretty good. A difficult Mercury/Saturn square on September 25 could put a damper on things, but your attitude can make all the difference. If you go into a date thinking it’s going to be a dud, it probably will be.