By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Forcing your will won’t win points on the 3rd and 4th, but friendly chatter and entertaining the people you want to impress will. Make positive suggestions and you will get your way. Emotional upset due to a past problem that resurfaces will make you angry on the 5th and 6th. Before you react to comments passed along, wait to see if you are getting valid information. A smart response is vital if you want to avoid ongoing problems. Listen to what colleagues have to say and stick to the means and methods suggested on the 7th and 8th. Too much of anything must be avoided on the 9th. Moderation will be the key to reaching your goals successfully.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You’ll tend to overreact on the 3rd and 4th if someone says something that makes you feel uncomfortable. Taking time to digest what’s happening can help you deflect a situation that will be difficult to reverse. Take a break from your everyday routine on the 5th and 6th. A change of scenery will lift your spirits and can lead to a business deal that pays off. Mix business with pleasure. Take control and make things happen. Don’t be too quick to make changes to your current situation or direction on the 7th and 8th. You need more time to assess the possible outcome before making a decision. Overindulgence should be replaced with a productive, creative hobby on the 9th.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Complete what you start on the 3rd and 4th. A change of plans by someone you were counting on must not deter you from reaching your goals. Now is the perfect time to impress with finesse. Someone will try to come between you and what you are trying so hard to achieve on the 5th and 6th. Prepare to make whatever adjustments are necessary. You may have to walk away from a partnership that has been under scrutiny for some time. You’ll have everything sorted out in your own mind on the 7th and 8th. Stick to your game plan and head for the finish line. The more innovative you are, the more you will accomplish on the 9th, as long as you are realistic about your plans.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Communicating with friends, neighbours or relatives on the 3rd and 4th will give you a better understanding of what’s happening in your personal community. Your home is your safe zone on the 5th and 6th. You can make some creative changes that will add to your comfort as well as prompt you to engage in a hobby that interests you. Not everyone will be as kind as you are on the 7th and 8th. Be prepared to defend your position and your plans. Someone will make demands that you shouldn’t agree to. Follow your dreams on the 9th – join a group or a social network that can bring you in contact with people who share your interests or concerns. Romance is in the stars.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Change your mind as much as you like on the 3rd and 4th and you will intrigue someone who can contribute to whatever project you choose to pursue. Volunteering your services on the 5th and 6th may be good for you but someone will be disappointed that you aren’t available to get together. If you schedule your time properly, you may be able to fit both work and play into your plans. Avoid disappointing someone you love. A decision based on facts and figures will lead to greater financial, personal and professional stability on the 7th and 8th. Situations will develop on the 9th that are difficult to control at an emotional level. Don’t push your luck with someone you care about.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t get angry on the 3rd and 4th over something that may or may not have happened. Listen, observe and go to the source in order to determine how you should respond. Emotions will mount if you disagree with what others are doing on the 5th and 6th. Sometimes it’s best to let people make mistakes. You cannot keep fixing everything and expecting the ones you love to learn. Refuse to let someone stop you from doing something you are looking forward to on the 7th and 8th. Getting together with an old friend will help you make an important decision. You’ll come up with a brilliant idea on the 9th that will help you professionally. Take time to develop your plan of attack.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Focus more on what you can do for others on the 3rd and 4th and the returns you get will be high. Masterminding a plan that will help others as well as lead to your advancement should be your intent. Stick close to home on the 5th and 6th. Minor mishaps while traveling are apparent if you aren’t careful. Emotional issues will arise if you discuss religion or politics. Don’t test someone’s loyalty on the 7th and 8th or you may be faced with a challenge you aren’t prepared for and don’t want to deal with. Socialize with people from different backgrounds on the 9th and you will discover something about your own lifestyle that can be improved with a couple of changes.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don’t count on hearsay on the 3rd and 4th. You have to initiate what you want to see happen in order to get what you want and when. A favour you did someone in the past will pay off on the 5th and 6th. Call for help and you shall receive. An opportunity to get ahead professionally is within your reach. Work from home on a creative project. Don’t let emotional matters blur your vision on the 7th and 8th. You need to look at the big picture when it comes to both personal and professional changes. A couple of changes to your residence or your location on the 9th will inspire you to be more creative in the way you live as well as the way you do things.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Make a financial move or decision on the 3rd and 4th that will help set you up for future investments. A real estate purchase or altering your living arrangements will pay off. Emotional deception can be expected on the 5th and 6th and is likely to lead to a disagreement that can damage your reputation or a relationship that matters to you. Discussions on the 7th and 8th that allow you to express your true feelings will lead to decisions that can change your future personally as well as professionally. Focus on love and romance on the 9th. Do something special for someone you want to impress and you will enhance the relationship you have with this person.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Keep a tight leash on anyone who may want to spend your money on the 3rd and 4th. Back away from any risky investment or group which wants a cash donation. Make alterations to your home on the 5th and 6th that will add to its beauty and comfort. Renovations, relocation or redecorating will all pay off financially over time. An unfortunate incident on the 7th and 8th will make you question a relationship you have with someone. Your reputation may be at stake if you make the wrong choice. You can make your point heard on the 9th if you deal with a friend, neighbour or relative who is questioning what you are doing. Diplomacy will help.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be honest on the 3rd and 4th when you assess your current situation and your relationships with others. Not everyone will be friendly without having ulterior motives. Your spending habits will have to be kept in check on the 5th and 6th. Something you want to purchase will not live up to the promises made by the vendor. You can make excellent changes to your home and personal relationships on the 7th and 8th if you are willing to put in the effort and clear up any misunderstanding. A financial gain is apparent. Socializing will lead to romance on the 9th. Plan something special for yourself and the person you enjoy spending time with. Plans for a mini vacation can be made.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A problem that can affect your personal and professional position is apparent on the 3rd and 4th. Stick to the truth and refrain from being evasive. A business partnership or agreement on the 5th and 6th can lead to financial gain. Test the possibility of doing your own thing or putting together a service you can offer the young or the elderly. You’ll have trouble making up your mind on the 7th and 8th, especially with regard to personal matters and relationships. Avoid making a rash decision that you will live to regret. Put more effort into your home on the 9th. The more you do with people you love, the easier it will be for you to make a decision that will influence your future.