By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Use your energy wisely on the 7th and 8th. Focus on home, family and educational pursuits. Fixing up your place or taking on a challenging project will impress your peers. A persuasive attitude will help when it comes to love. Criticism can be expected on the 9th and 10th if you haven’t lived up to your expectations. Hide your feelings and do your best to make up for whatever miscalculation you might have made. It’s not too late to surprise everyone by doing something spectacular. An innovative approach to helping someone in need on the 11th, 12th and 13th may not be practical but, if anyone can pull it off, it’s you. Push hard and the kudos you receive will be glorious.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Unexpected emotional issues will turn out to be costly if you are impulsive on the 7th and 8th. Follow your intuition and find out the facts before you make a move. You will have a great time on the 9th and 10th if you get involved in an event or activity that will enable you to get to know friends or neighbours better. Invite relatives to join you as well. Share your ideas and make a promise to someone you want to get to know better. Don’t let confusion set in on the 11th, 12th and 13th. It’s up to you to find out exactly what’s going on before you blatantly offer your services. Use pressure if you are having trouble getting someone to make a commitment that may alter your plans.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Get serious about your future on the 7th and 8th and what you must do in order to get ahead in your personal, financial and professional life. Greater stability will be a direct result of being responsible. When it comes to money matters, you will have to put your personal feelings aside on the 9th and 10th, collect what’s owed to you and protect what you have worked so hard to acquire. An innovative idea or service that you can offer will help subsidize your overhead. Get situations under control on the 11th, 12th and 13th by taking measures to secure your position within your family or community. The more control you have, the easier it will be to make a difference.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): A low-key but targeted response will be your best bet on the 7th and 8th. Not everyone will understand what you are trying to accomplish but, when you are ready to establish your position, no one will be able to stop you. Don’t put additional pressure on a relationship you have with someone on the 9th and 10th or you may end up wasting time trying to reverse the damage you have done. It’s more important to be tolerant and listen for the time being. A financial venture can be put into play on the 11th, 12th and 13th as long as you don’t go into debt or end up paying for someone who is promising to pay you back. Keep close tabs on what you spend and with whom you deal.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Interacting with friends, family or peers on the 7th and 8th will lead to a change of plans. Spur of the moment decisions and being spontaneous may be fun initially, but if you overdo it you will pay the price at some point. Moderation must be incorporated into your plans. Put a passionate spin on whatever you do on the 9th and 10th and you will attract substantial interest from a group or community that sees the value in what you are offering. Aggressive action will be impressive and will pay off. Mingle, share your thoughts and jump into the spotlight on the 11th, 12th and 13th and you will find a way to drum up business and connect with people you want to get to work with in the future.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t act prematurely on the 7th and 8th or you will have difficulty backtracking or getting others to join in. Do as much as you can on your own and you will get the greatest returns and avoid someone getting in your way. Contribute to beautifying your home environment or adding something that will bring entertainment value to your family on the 9th and 10th. Making the people you care about happy will be worth your while in terms of what you get in return. Consider the emotional issues that friends or family are experiencing on the 11th, 12th and 13th and you will be able to help both your situation and theirs, allowing everyone concerned to make progress.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Assess your situation on the 7th and 8th and do whatever you can to put your plans into motion. It’s not what you say you are going to do, it’s what you actually accomplish that will count. Less talk, more action equals better results. Don’t let your emotions lead you in the wrong direction on the 9th and 10th. You need to keep a level head if you are to avoid conflicts at home or with friends. Get out and do things that will contribute to self-improvement. Getting things done at home on the 11th, 12th and 13th will bring you satisfaction and make you feel better about your living arrangements and surroundings. Taking on a burden or new responsibility will bring unexpected returns.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Opportunity is available and change should be expected on the 7th and 8th. Make a move or go in a new direction, but don’t let an overrated opinion cause you to underestimate a challenge. Flush out any potential setbacks first. Getting involved in a group effort on the 9th and 10th will help you realize your potential and what others have to offer that you can utilize in other areas of your life. A reappearance of someone from your past may jeopardize your current relationship. Emotions will be difficult to control on the 11th, 12th and 13th if you are being questioned about your whereabouts or how you feel about your current personal situation and home life.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Look before you leap on the 7th and 8th. You aren’t likely to land safely if you have taken advantage of someone you are close to personally. Emotional matters will end up curtly. Put your efforts into something that will benefit you professionally on the 9th and 10th. The less you talk about what you intend doing, the more you will accomplish. Surprise everyone by following through with your plans on the 11th, 12th and 13th. The power of persuasion, coupled with playing on someone’s emotions, will ensure that you will not have to give up anything you’d prefer to keep. An event you attend will enable you to reconnect with someone you remember fondly.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Keeping secrets on the 7th and 8th will backfire. It’s best to get things out in the open so you aren’t accused of something you did not do. Stick to the rules you’ve been given. An emotional intervention on the 9th and 10th with someone you feel responsible for will cause you to rethink your current position. Don’t allow anyone to put you in a position that compromises your ability to work and to be productive. Think before you act on the 11th, 12th and 13th. It’s important that you recognize what will work and what won’t before you dive into something that has the potential to set you back financially. You will be taken advantage of if you are too giving.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take it upon yourself to show others your potential on the 7th and 8th both at home and at work. The more convincing you are that you can handle pressure, the more responsibility you’ll be given. Financial limitations will result on the 9th and 10th if you allow someone to shortchange you or take advantage of your generosity. Don’t lend or borrow money or possessions. An unexpected bill will set you back. Take on additional responsibilities on the 11th, 12th and 13th and you will impress someone who can help you move up the financial ladder. Let your intuition guide you regarding money and investments. Take care of personal papers and family matters.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Too much of anything will work against you on the 7th and 8th. Overindulgence will lead to emotional upset and overspending. Think before you do something impulsive. Greater effort on your part will lead to professional advancement on the 9th and 10th, as long as you don’t mistreat or misquote someone in order to get ahead. Taking and using something that doesn’t belong to you will come back to haunt you. Class action can be expected on the 11th, 12th and 13th, if you are underhanded. Don’t take shortcuts that will lead to liabilities. Use your own ideas and your own cash if you want to stay in control and not have to give back what you’ve worked so hard to attain.