By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Push instead of being pushed on the 8th. Stand up for your beliefs and don’t give in to anyone trying to manipulate your next move. Learn while you work toward one of your professional goals on the 9th and 10th and you will master something that will turn out to be very valuable to you in the future. Don’t give in to an ultimatum or it will lead to more of the same. Uncertainty and frustration can be expected on the 11th and 12th when dealing with peers, colleagues, people in a position of authority or anyone trying to change your plans or way of doing things. Focus on partnerships on the 13th and 14th and how you can prosper from what you both have to bring to the table.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Get everything you promised to do at home on the 8th out of the way so you can avoid complaints and get on with the activities that you find more enjoyable. Getting together with people you have common interests with on the 9th and 10th will lead to an interesting proposition that may take you to unfamiliar places mentally or physically. A chance to work with someone with something to offer you in terms of knowledge and opportunity will arise on the 11th and 12th but, before you venture down that path, consider what you might have to do in return. An emotional matter can be dealt with on the 13th and 14th that should help to replenish your bank account.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Speak from the heart on the 8th, especially when you are dealing with youngsters or people you share a common interest with, but don’t donate or offer to pay for others. You don’t have to spend a lot in order to get ahead or have fun on the 9th and 10th. Moderation will be required, along with strategic planning that includes using what’s available to you already. Make some adjustments at home on the 11th and 12th that will improve your living arrangements and make your place more inviting. Networking will pay off on the 13th and 14th if you mix business with pleasure and engage in activities or events that will bring you in contact with potential employers.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Emotions will be close to the surface on the 8th. Try not to engage in any warfare with friends or family. Leave any work problems at the office on the 9th and 10th or you will end up facing complaints at home as well. Change is upon you and, if you can make some alterations that will please family, you can avoid trouble. Discuss your personal plans on the 11th and 12th, leaving room for anyone affected by what you intend to do to make suggestions as well. The more support you have, the easier the changes you need to make will be. Take a deep breath and prepare to get out of the house and the line of fire on the 13th and 14th. It will be hard to please the ones you love.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Secrets must be kept to avoid emotional turmoil on the 8th. Taking an interesting course will do you good. You’ll have a handle on the events that take place on the 9th and 10th. Traveling about or making arrangements to see clients in person or going for an interview or even a business/pleasure trip will pay off in terms of the people you meet and the information you gather. You should discuss how you feel on the 11th and 12th with a friend, neighbour or relative that may be able to shed some light on your situation or help resolve a problem you have in common. Good things come to those who wait and, on the 13th and 14th, you will see the possibilities begin to grow.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Use your experience and memory on the 8th to help you control situations that you want to make sure unfold to your specifications. The past, present and future, along with money contracts and legal matters, will make the 9th and 10th very interesting. There is plenty that can and will happen if you push the people involved to make a decision. Do what you can to please the people you are close to on the 11th and 12th and you can avoid an emotional situation that isn’t likely to end up in your favour. It may be the weekend but you must set time aside to deal with professional matters on the 13th and 14th. There is plenty to gain from sharing what you have to offer.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don’t hold back on the 8th, when you need to address emotional concerns in order to avoid being left out or overlooked. Helping out on the 9th and 10th isn’t a bad idea, especially if there is something you’d like in return. A little give and take should suit your needs, as well as the needs of others, quite nicely. Love and romance are in the stars, so prepare for an eventful outing. Don’t let added responsibilities stifle your plans on the 11th and 12th. If there is someone you want to get together with do so, regardless. An emotional situation will arise on the 13th and 14th that entails neighbours, friends or relatives that do not agree with your plans. Compromise to keep the peace.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Look outside the confines of your current location on the 8th and you will find something or someone that interests and motivates you. Some problems will arise on the 9th and 10th if you cannot see the impact that emotional manipulation is having on you or a situation you are involved in. You have to question anyone who is trying to sway you one way or another. Lending a helping hand on the 11th and 12th will pay off. The people you meet and the impression you make will bring high returns. Set something up at home on the 13th and 14th that will promote creative endeavours. There is something you left undone that can be finished and displayed now.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): The emphasis will be on home, family and maintaining your status quo on the 8th. Money ventures will not pan out if you let your emotions take over. Travel, vacations or turning your home into an oasis for friends and family to come visit on the 9th and 10th will all bring about good times and a greater understanding between you and the people you care about most. Don’t question what anyone else is doing on the 11th and 12th or you may end up being asked to explain a few things about your intentions and plans for the future. You’ll have opportunities on the 13th and 14th to get your ideas and projects off the ground if you present and promote.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look at your partnerships on the 8th and decide which ones need fine-tuning. With a little ingenuity, you can turn a mediocre relationship into a fabulous connection. Putting money into a venture that appears to be a good thing on the 9th and 10th is likely to backfire. Check to make sure you aren’t being given false information. Take control of whatever situation you face on the 11th and 12th and you will find a way to turn any negative you face into a positive. There is money to be made. Too much, too fast will be your downfall on the 13th and 14th. Don’t let your emotions lead you down the wrong path. Get your facts and figures straight before you proceed.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Do your thing and you will get your way on the 8th. There is nothing you can’t achieve if you set your mind to it. A bet will pay high returns. What you put out, you’ll get back on the 9th and 10th. Getting involved in groups that have the potential to teach and encourage you to move in a better direction will be your doorway to success. There isn’t anything you can’t accomplish if you put your mind to it on the 11th and 12th. This is the perfect time to start a partnership or begin a new venture or invest in something you believe in. Use your innovative mind on the 13th and 14th to come up with a plan that will add to your financial security. Life is looking good.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Chill out and have a little fun on the 8th. Open your doors and entertain friends and family. Your hospitality will be appreciated. Favours will be offered in return. Any problems at work or to do with your professional goals can be handled successfully on the 9th and 10th. Your articulate way of explaining what needs to be done will raise your profile. A partnership may be on the line on the 11th and 12th if you are too pushy. You’ll have to strive for equality if you want to avoid an unsavory situation. Revive an old idea on the 13th and 14th. It will help you reconnect with people who have complemented you in the past and you will find a way to improve your income.