Peggy Plots Your Planets
Thu, Jul 21, 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)
On Saturday, the sun travels to your fellow fire sign Leo. This should bring a lot of excitement. Leo is the party sign of the zodiac. The sun and Uranus team up Wednesday. Expect the unexpected. Be alert to the risk of becoming overconfident over the weekend. Don’t be arrogant. Play it cool on Sunday. Jupiter, the planet of abundance, could push you into an act of extravagance. This could get you into a little trouble. Listen to yourself. Adjust your actions.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
Family relationships benefit from Mercury’s visit to Leo. Your home front takes center stage. The sun travels to Leo on Saturday. The home front now has a glow from the sun. Your energy peaks. With the emphasis on communication much of the month, loved ones are open and willing to talk. With Mars in Gemini, your second house of earned income, you will have the energy to boost your earned income. Pay attention to your budget.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
With Mercury, the messenger of the gods, in your sign, you have energy and the gift of gab. The sun moves to Leo, the party sign, on Saturday. This should spark up your life. During Mercury’s visit to your sign, you had the opportunity to meet your neighbors and spend time with relatives. New friends could come into your life. With the sun in Leo, you have a chance to help them celebrate their birthdays. The sun and Uranus may have a surprise for you on Wednesday. Your mind is sharp as the week moves forward. Bring order to the home front.
CANCER (June 20-July 22)
I have something to share with you. You are known as cusp babies. I am a cusp baby, a later-born Leo. When you are born in the beginning or the ending of a sign, it is a good idea to watch both signs—in your case Cancer and Leo. You may find you are a little of both signs. Do not forget to write down your wishes for next year and set a goal. Remember, you need a plan to reach your goal.
LEO (July 22-Aug. 22)
I have something to explain to you early-born Leos. If your birthday falls close to the 20th, you are known as a cusp baby. Otherwise, trust your instincts this weekend. You could discover that you are holding on to something that is not worth the effort. Let go, my friend. Make room for something new. On Sunday, you may have an urge to express yourself. The quality of what you do is just as important as the recognition you receive.
VIRGO (Aug. 22-Sept. 22)
The sun and Uranus will throw you a spark on Wednesday. Your spirit propels you toward the future. Work on your projects behind the scenes. You may notice people are a little bullheaded this weekend. The moon is in Taurus. Many people are not agreeable. The moon will travel to Gemini on Monday evening and people will again be eager to chat. Share your knowledge. Next month will be a busy one for you.
LIBRA (Sept. 22-Oct. 22)
With Venus retrograde, it could be a good idea to keep your feelings out of sight. On Saturday, the sun travels to Leo and will shine bright on your house of relationships. Join a club, group or organization. Share your ideas, hopes, wishes and goals. These folks are there to help you. Wednesday could bring a surprise from the sun and Uranus. Spend some time with your friends in Leo, the party sign of the zodiac, as they start their month of birthdays.
SCORPIO (Oct. 22-Nov. 21)
Many of you Scorpios may decide to put down the pen and stop writing. Go with your plan. On Saturday, the lions roll out their month of birthdays. Leo is the party sign of the zodiac. The sun in Leo puts your career department in the spotlight. Notice what you dig up as the sun shines on your career. Your enthusiasm can be contagious. Mars lines up with Jupiter. Opportunity flows in. Take action. Use the energy wisely. The sun trines Uranus on Wednesday. This should relieve your stress.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
Venus in Cancer has been helpful with your partner finances. On Saturday, the sun travels to Leo. Sing happy birthday to your Leo friends. The sun in Leo boosts the travel and knowledge section of your chart. Good for you. You are the traveler of the zodiac. The sun could provide an opportunity to travel. If not, you have a chance to gain higher knowledge. On Wednesday, the sun and Uranus could send you some good luck.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 20)
Get ready for a lot of changes. On Saturday the sun advances to Leo. The sun puts focus on your status in the community and the workplace. The sun is working with Saturn, who resides in your 10th house of career. The sun will be operating in your space of shared resources. This could be a reminder that you must cooperate with others in order to be successful. Your hopes are raised on Sunday, thanks to Mars and Jupiter.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19)
You have been able to get a break from work. The party will continue in Leo when the sun moves there Saturday. Leo is the party sign of the zodiac. That puts the sun in your department of relationships, both business and personal, for the next month. You will be able to find satisfaction through work. You are feeling your self-confidence. Expect the unexpected on Wednesday when the sun and Uranus team up. Your ideas will be bright and fresh. You will find yourself eager to share your thoughts.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
On Saturday, the sun moves on to Leo, and the little kittens will start a month of birthdays. In Leo, the sun will shine bright on your daily work department. You feel revitalized with the sun in Leo. Your confidence is high. You may be ready to start a new relationship. This opportunity could arise suddenly. Run around the playground. Have a little fun. Join a Leo birthday party. You may be surprised by the people you meet and the fun you have.