Peggy Plots Your Planets
Thu, Jul 14, 2011 (1 a.m.)
Peggy Allison is the author of The Fundamentals of Astrology: A Comprehensive Guide for the Beginner. She is a professional astrologer who lives on St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands and prepares personal astrological charts. Contact her at 340-774-2932, 340-513-3755, or through her e-mail.
ARIES (March 20-April 19)
If you are feeling antsy, blame the full moon coming up Friday. The sun shines bright on the home front. With this full moon in Capricorn, the glow falls on your career department. On Monday, use your intuition to know what to do. Do not reveal all your secrets. Your earned income department is in the spotlight. Keep your spending under control. As sweet Venus visits Cancer, you feel easygoing. This is a great time to entertain at home.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
A full moon will occur Friday in your ninth house of travel. Take a quick weekend at a nearby place. Family relationships peak while Mercury visits Leo. Mercury is communication. Leo is the party sign. Mars, the planet of action and energy, takes up residence in Gemini. You have the gift of gab. Gemini rules your second house all month. The red planet encourages you to spend, so keep an eye on your pocketbook.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
With Mars in your sign you are full of action and energy. Chill out. Full moon Friday in Capricorn. Venus boosts your power. She can give you a little extra charm. Mercury, the messenger, brings the gift of gab. This full moon shines on your house of money. It’s a good time to chat with the folks in the financial world. Make the most of your resources. The Cancer sun shines bright on your earned income department. Get ready to have a lot of fun next week. The sun travels to Leo, the party sign.
CANCER (June 20-July 22)
I know you water signs are affected strongly by new and full moons. Full moon Friday in Capricorn. Need a favor? Ask someone close to you. Watch your spending. You can add a little more to your checking balance by the end of the month. Remember, you need a plan to reach your goals. Look for growth and learning opportunities. Reestablish your values. Balance your needs with those of your partner. An unexpected breakthrough is possible as you approach your encounter with the full moon this week.
LEO (July 22-Aug. 22)
The recent eclipses motivate you to make your career a priority. You will see possibilities for advancement. With the last lunar eclipses, it takes 37 days to go full circle. Do not give up. This full moon in Capricorn on Friday will occur in your daily work department. The full moon could uncover a few work-related problems. You could be due for a change in your job or your way of operating your daily life. Put the final touches on old projects.
VIRGO (Aug. 22-Sept. 22)
A full moon occurs Friday in Capricorn in the house of fun and luck. You will be blessed with the ability to express your feelings. Go ahead and detail and analyze. You will come up with a solution to any problem. Run around the playground. Take a little time out for fun. Make a little wager. You do not have to bet the bank. Hook up with some friends. Socialize or work with your favorite hobby. Mars sends energy.
LIBRA (Sept. 22-Oct. 22)
Believe in yourself. Use your skills. Full moon Friday. You could see a few changes around the workplace. For you, family life takes center stage with the full moon. Take a few days off. Stay at home. Enjoy family time. Get some family members to help you tackle a few projects around the house. Good time to entertain. Mercury visits Leo. Join clubs or organizations. Share your knowledge. Talk about your hopes, wishes and goals. Share a few of your ideas.
SCORPIO (Oct. 22-Nov. 21)
I know you feel a little antsy. You water signs—Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces—feel full and new moons severely. Your mind will be active this month as Mercury visits two signs. This could send you searching for knowledge and information. You may try to learn more about your daily work. The full moon activates your curiosity. You know how you enjoy digging up facts about your work. Pull yourself off the sofa. Get out and about.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
The universe reminds you to live within your means. With Mercury in Leo in your space of knowledge and travel, this could be the time for a change of scenery. Go for a day trip if that is all you have time for. The full moon Friday will be in your solar house of earned income. This can give you a chance to recoup a bit of money. You gain through managing your money. Keep your feet on the ground for a solid financial footing.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 20)
You will be host to a full moon Friday. The full moon in your sign is powerful. Your mountaintop is bright this week. Look forward to Friday. This brings you attention and status. Step up to the plate and smile. Good for you. You have support from others. Venus gives a boost to your relationship department. Two full moons this month puts you in the spotlight. The sun in Cancer puts a spark in your relationship department.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19)
It is better to remain silent at work when Saturn squares Venus. Focus on your long-term investments. You will appreciate all the relaxation you can grab this month. The full moon in Capricorn will be in your 12th house of rest, where you go to work behind the scenes. Head for the park. Spend some time by yourself. Put the final touches on some of your old projects. Your job should be satisfying this month, and you should find your co-workers friendly.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
I know you feel a little anxious. Keep an eye on your money. No need to let unexpected expenses stretch your budget. Do not buy any big-ticket items and do not lend money. You could have a drop in investments. Mars is in Gemini, your home front. You have the energy and action you need to get the place in shape. Do the inside as well as the outside. Use your skills to get the job done quickly. Your Cancer friends are celebrating their birthday month. Take a little time off for a party. Have some fun. Run around the playground.