By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Trouble with someone you work with or for will fester if you blow situations out of proportion on the 1st. Whatever happens should be forgotten about, not fussed over. Speak up on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th and you will feel much better. Clearing your conscience will allow you to move forward without having to worry that something you’ve said or done is going to reflect on your standing professionally or personally. Expect someone to use force to get you to do something you don’t feel comfortable doing on the 5th and 6th. Prepare to walk away. Fix up your residence on the 7th so that it is user-friendly or conducive to the plans you are making for the future.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Update your home, your portfolio or your personal image on the 1st and you will receive compliments from someone you least expect. Talk about your plans on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th and you will find out quickly if you are on the same page as someone you want to do things with in the future. Love is on the rise and taking time out for a little fun will help bring you closer to the one you care for most. You’ll have some stellar ideas with regard to making extra cash on the 5th and 6th. A fundraising event will enable you to show your skills and ability to help those less fortunate. Impulse purchases will be tempting on the 7th. Refrain from making a mistake.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): The favours you do for others on the 1st will bring high returns. Your serious, dedicated, high-energy approach to everything you do will make you an excellent leader. Avoid getting pulled into an emotional situation with colleagues, friends or neighbours on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. It will be important to stay close to home and to keep whatever message you are trying to portray simple and to the point. Giving the wrong impression will lead to unwanted changes. Do your best to focus on a creative endeavour on the 5th and 6th. As soon as you have too much time on your hands, trouble can be expected. Push or you will be pushed on the 7th. Take control or be controlled.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): You won’t want to mess with anyone in a key position on the 1st. Watch what’s going on but bide your time and consider your options before you make a counter move. You can be in the driver’s seat on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th if you have positioned yourself well. Don’t let someone else’s uncertainty or stubbornness break you down. A little extra attention and compliments should help you turn things in your favour. Travel about or take part in an unusual event on the 5th and 6th and you will experience something that will change your attitude and a decision you need to make. You’ll find it difficult not to be moody on the 7th. Don’t argue or try to put the blame on others.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Utilize your strengths on the 1st. Talk is cheap and there is no one better than you to sell what you have to offer. Diversity coupled with charm will bring success. Don’t let emotional issues with someone you work with cause a setback on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th when you should be concentrating on the job that needs doing and giving your best effort. No muss, no fuss should be your motto. There is money to be made on the 5th and 6th if you are creative. Real estate, unique investments or starting your own business look prosperous. Take time to visit friends or to go on a day trip with someone you love on the 7th. It’s all about fun and personal happiness.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t leave anything to chance on the 1st, especially where money, emotions or contracts are concerned. You’ll have a much better handle on what you can and should do both personally and professionally on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Let everyone know your plans and prepare to follow through with action. Don’t let someone’s jealousy get in your way. Bypass any unwarranted criticism. A personal problem is likely to interfere with your productivity on the 5th and 6th. A little extra attention will smooth things over and lead to extra help. Spend time with loved ones or take a moment to fix up your digs on the 7th and you’ll find comfort and happiness.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Get everything that is bothering you out in the open on the 1st and you’ll feel so much better. It’s the uncertainty that has been bringing you down. Making some physical changes to your surroundings on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th will help your personal outlook. Build your assets with purchases that will grow in value. Good fortune is heading your way. A short trip or conference call will pay off on the 5th and 6th. You can make yourself heard and get people with clout to back what you want to pursue. Don’t judge others on the 7th and you will avoid criticism directed at you for the way you are handling your personal endeavours. Offer help and positive suggestions but nothing more.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Work hard on a craft or project you enjoy on the 1st and you will be ready to present what you develop sooner than you think. A relationship you have with someone who understands what you are trying to accomplish will prove valuable on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Do everything in your power to find a way for this person to get totally involved. Take care of important paperwork, contracts or money issues on the 5th and 6th and you will find a way to pay for something creative that you want to pursue. Don’t let love stop you from following your dreams. Show your creative talent on the 7th and you will attract both personal and professional interest in what you do.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Home is where the heart is and the 1st will be a good time to entertain friends or fix up your place to better suit your needs. Don’t let someone else’s uncertainty burden you on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Once you’ve made up your mind, start moving toward your goal. It’s having clear-cut direction that will lead to your success. Be aggressive and relentless and you will achieve. Emotional ups and downs can be expected on the 5th and 6th. Don’t let a relationship with someone dictate what you can and cannot do. Expect to face someone who is argumentative on the 7th. You can only be who you are, so don’t try to be something you aren’t for someone who probably isn’t worth your while.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Someone will test your strength on the 1st. Face challenges head-on and refuse to let your emotions lead to mistakes you’ll regret. What you put into your home and family life on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th will bring rewarding dividends. Property sales or purchases will be financially sound and will help you build confidence and greater security for the future. Don’t worry about what others do or feel on the 5th and 6th. You can only account for what you accomplish and how you present who you are and what you have to offer. Put the past behind you on the 7th and enjoy time spent with someone you are highly attracted to. Love is heading in your direction.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You have to come up with a new money plan on the 1st. Use your entrepreneurial mind to come up with something you do well and can sell. Don’t let someone from your past lead you astray on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. You have to be strong-willed and ready to say no to temptation. It will only lead to a major setback that you have worked hard to correct. You’ll be questioning the past, present and future on the 5th and 6th. Rely on your own interpretation of what’s been happening and what you want to see come to pass. Stick to your game plan. Connect with someone you respect on the 7th and you will find it easier to stay centered and on the right path. Love is in the stars.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t procrastinate on the 1st about work that needs to be finished. Just do it and get it behind you. Failing to do what you promised will bring criticism from someone who wants to see you fail. An old partner will be able to shed some light on something you want to do on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Consider a reunion with this person and you can pick up where you left off a long time ago. Take an aggressive approach to the things you need to do at home on the 5th and 6th. You will set an example for the people you live with and those who look up to you. You are overdue for a little fun and games on the 7th. Socializing will lead to a great talk that sparks new ideas.