ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY By Eugenia Last
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don’t get caught up in someone else’s war on the 3rd. Meddling will not pay off and may even lead to a change in your status. Limitations and frustrations will keep you busy on the 4th and 5th. A problem at work or with a colleague will take you by surprise. You may have to make a fast move in order to maintain your financial security. Using force questioning someone’s ability or testing a partnership on the 6th and 7th will work against you. You have to ride the storm and work hard to overcome any obstacles or criticism. Make changes at home that will add to your comfort and help you reduce your overhead on the 8th and 9th. Think ahead but remain silent.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t get angry, get even on the 3rd. Talk your way in or out of any situation and back up your ideas with expertise and you will win. Mix your interests with your goals and present and promote what you have to offer on the 4th and 5th. Networking, attending events or simply explaining what you are working toward to someone knowledgeable will lead to an unexpected opportunity. Don’t trust everyone on the 6th and 7th with personal information. Emotional concerns will put you in a vulnerable position that may end up costing you. A change in a partnership can be expected on the 8th and 9th. Make sure that you ask for everything you want to make it worth your while.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): A change of scenery will do you good. Visit an old friend on the 3rd with whom you can share thoughts and intentions and future goals. Your focus should be financial on the 4th and 5th. It may be easy to spend but saving will be what eases your stress and helps you feel more secure. Find a way to make your money work for you. On the 6th and 7th, take something you know you do well and turn it into a moneymaking venture. Your insight into future trends will interest someone looking to invest in a new project. Your relentless push to get what you want will pay off on the 8th and 9th. You can turn something you love to do or a skill or service you can offer into a growing concern.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Protect your home, your assets and your relationships on the 3rd. An added responsibility is likely to cause a misunderstanding or family feud. You can get everyone on the same page on the 4th and 5th if you call a meeting to discuss personal issues that must be addressed swiftly. A change made must be unanimously approved first. Younger and older friends and family will cause you to worry on the 6th and 7th. Listen to the complaints being made but don’t meddle or take on a burden that isn’t yours. You’ll have to do your own fact-finding on the 8th and 9th. Someone you think you can rely on will not be giving you the lowdown on an occurrence that is causing a rift.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Invest in yourself and your surroundings on the 3rd. Follow your intuition, even if someone is trying to discourage you, and you will instinctively do what’s best. You can make a change that will alter your professional direction on the 4th and 5th. Sign up for a course that will enable you to expand your knowledge, skills or services. Stick close to home on the 6th and 7th and you will avoid someone who makes your life difficult at work or within your community. An unexpected move will help ward off someone trying to make you look bad. You can advance on the 8th and 9th by taking part in an event that will enable you to show others your capabilities and specialties.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You can make changes that you have not been able to make in the past. Let your emotions lead you and your courage help you complete whatever mission you have chosen on the 3rd. A new cycle has begun, allowing you to incorporate what you love to do into your everyday routine on the 4th and 5th. Socialize with people who share your interests and your message will gain momentum. Don’t let a little criticism slow you down on the 6th and 7th. Follow your own path and you will attract interest and support. A partnership can be developed on the 8th and 9th that will help satisfy anyone who may have been questioning what you have been trying to accomplish.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You’ll have to be sympathetic toward others without taking sides on the 3rd if you don’t want to be caught in the middle of a problem that doesn’t concern you. Keep your thoughts a secret while listening to what others have to say on the 4th and 5th. You cannot change the way people think but you can walk away from a bad situation. Focus on your creative projects or taking care of your own needs on the 6th and 7th. A professional change will help resolve a personal issue that’s plaguing you. Work from home on the 8th and 9th and you will please someone who has the potential to make life easier. Take an unorthodox approach to the way you achieve your goals.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Stick to your set plan on the 3rd even if someone you are emotionally attached to tries to sway you to do otherwise. You stand a much better chance of getting someone’s attention on the 4th and 5th who can alter your life if you share what you are working toward. A practical application will be suggested that will make a big difference to the results you get. Keep your personal thoughts and emotional matters a secret on the 6th and 7th. The information you receive from unusual sources will help you see your own situation better. Make personal changes on the 8th and 9th that lead to compliments as well as an invitation to join a group that can enhance your goals.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You don’t have to use force on the 3rd to get your way. In fact, it may work against you if you do. Do whatever needs doing and gain respect. Get back to basics on the 4th and 5th and prepare to adapt to whatever change is thrust upon you. Now is not the time to question but it is the time to use past experience to make the right decision. Not everyone will agree with your plans on the 6th and 7th. You may want to set up a fail-proof presentation with plenty of backup for the tough questions you will be asked. You will receive favours on the 8th and 9th if you share some of your services, knowledge and experience with people who have something to offer in return.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don’t let a few setbacks stop you in your tracks on the 3rd when you should be expressing your thoughts and desires as you carry out your plans. There are gains to be made on the 4th and 5th if you focus on investments and contracts that can bring you rewards. Settle any pending debts, loans and legal matters so that you can start the year off with a clean slate. Stay put on the 6th and 7th. Interacting, communicating and traveling will all pose a problem for you. Instead, focus on home, family and your own well-being. Consider an offer on the 8th and 9th. You can improve your status and regain what you’ve lost in the past if you share your thoughts.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Not everything will be laid out for you to see on the 3rd. Dig deep until you get your facts straight or you may make a costly mistake that will affect a partnership. Work quietly behind the scenes to fix any problem that comes up on the 4th and 5th. The less said and more done, the better off you’ll be and the more you will accomplish. There is money heading your way on the 6th and 7th. A contract offered will be worth your while and can lead to an interesting turn of events that will improve your future. Don’t let emotional problems slow down your productivity on the 8th and 9th. You must do whatever it takes to accomplish, even if it means saying no to someone you love.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): What you do for others on the 3rd will determine what they will do for you in return. Put a little pressure on someone who can make a difference to a cause you believe in. You can form a good relationship on the 4th and 5th with someone with whom you share common beliefs and interests. A lifestyle change will enable you to follow through with a long time goal. A burden will stifle your chance to spend time with someone you really care for on the 6th and 7th. Take care of your responsibilities and you will impress someone you love. You can make a commitment on the 8th and 9th that will enable you to move forward with personal and financial plans that have been pending.