Peggy Plots Your Planets
Thu, Mar 17, 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)
The sun enters your sign on Sunday. All you early-born Aries who were born close to the 20th and celebrate your birthday this week and next week are known as cusp babies. You early-born Aries should read both Pisces and Aries. Full moon Saturday. On Sunday, your birthday month arrives with the spring equinox. Let go of whatever is not working. It is time to bring in the new, plant your new ideas. On Monday, you could be blazing with excitement when your sun and Uranus get together.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
Friday is not a good day to share all your ideas and secrets with co-workers. Mercury, the messenger, and Saturn are in opposition. Full moon Saturday may have you feeling a little antsy. It’s the spring equinox as Aries launches a month of birthday celebrations. Join the party. Monday brings an opportunity to express your independence. Work behind the scenes while the sun visits Aries. Plan your next move. Gather strength for a busier time that lies ahead.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
Today is a great day to chat. Being an air sign, you love to chat. Full moon on Saturday. You may feel a little anxious. On Sunday, the sun travels to Aries for a month of birthday celebrations. That’s the spring equinox, my friend. While the sun visits Aries this month, you can figure out your goals and determine how you want to meet them. Share your ideas with others. You may be surprised by the people who help you. Now remember, you need a plan to reach your goals.
CANCER (June 20-July 22)
I know you feel a little anxious. Chill out. It’s the full moon Saturday. Today, relax a little with the Irish. Enjoy an Irish air and watch a St. Patrick’s Day parade. Dance an Irish jig. Relax and have some fun. The spring equinox arrives Sunday as the sun moves into Aries, setting off a month of birthdays. Your capacity for leadership is at its highest point. The folks in authority are taking notice of you. You have an opportunity to show off your special skills. Good for you. Expect the unexpected on Monday when the sun and Uranus get together. Whatever good occurs will occur suddenly.
LEO (July 22-Aug. 22)
Full moon Saturday. That’s why you may feel a little anxious. Take a look at your finances. The tax man arrives next month. Pay attention this week. You may discover a way to increase your income. Remain focused and follow any leads On Sunday, the spring equinox, your fellow fire sign Aries begins a month of birthday celebrations. Good for you. It’s time to travel or take a class or two. Either way, you learn. Share a bit of your knowledge on Monday. Others are interested in your wisdom.
VIRGO (Aug. 22-Sept. 22)
Get your facts in order when Mercury and Saturn form an opposition. Take a good look at your financial affairs, your daily income and the resources you may share with others. Remember, you share resources with your banker, mortgage company and your partner. Saturday brings a full moon. Should you feel a little antsy, step back and take a deep breath. On Sunday, the sun travels to Aries. It’s spring equinox. On Monday, you may set everything aside and go with your heart, go with your feelings.
LIBRA (Sept. 22-Oct. 22)
Tough aspect Friday when Mercury and Saturn line up in opposition. Do not allow others to bully you or overpower you. You have confidence and you know yourself. You know what you want. Don’t let others change your mind. It’s time to plant a few seeds, and notice what develops later in the summer. With many planets changing signs, this is the year to expect changes. On Monday, step back and expect surprises. Changes could occur suddenly in a few of your relationships.
SCORPIO (Oct. 22-Nov. 21)
I know you feel a little anxious. Chill out. It’s the full moon on tap for Saturday. Today, you can enjoy a St. Patrick’s Day parade. Join the Irish. No time to detail or analyze. It’s time to party. On Sunday, your Aries friends begin a month of birthday celebrations. Now, do not forget your Pisces pals as they celebrate the last of their birthdays. The sun moves to Aries on Sunday along with the spring equinox. It’s time for change. Do not expect these changes to occur overnight. On Sunday, the sun joins Uranus in Aries. Uranus, the planet of surprise, could shake up a few things. This could kick you into high gear.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
The full moon Saturday can bring a change, perhaps an exciting career development. On Sunday, your brother fire sign Aries begins a month of birthdays. Lady Luck takes center stage. With four planets in your space of creativity, love fun and luck, it looks like dealer’s choice to me. On Monday, you are the dealer. Time to head out of anything boring. The spring equinox arrives when the sun enters Aries on Sunday. Spend a little time with your Pisces friends as they wind down their birthday month.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 20)
Today is St. Patrick’s Day. Enjoy a parade. A full moon Sunday sends a brighter light your way. You may need a break. If you do, this is a great time to escape to your favorite hideaway. On Friday, Mercury is in opposition to Saturn. You could run into a real difference with the folks in the career department. Play it cool. You can clearly establish an honest dialogue as long as you choose your words properly. The sun has traveled to Aries, bringing the spring equinox with him. It’s time to bring in the new.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19)
With sweet Venus in your sign you have this week to show others how charming you are. You can attract love, money and other good things. Good for you. Surprising news is on your agenda. Full moon Saturday. This could explain why you may feeling a little anxious. Sunday is also International Astrology Day, the beginning of the astrological year. Time to plant the ideas that you want or need in the next few months. The sun and Uranus hook up. Surprises could flow your way.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
Happy birthday. All you later-born Pisces who celebrate your birthdays this week listen up. You are known as cusp babies. I am a cusp baby—a later-born Leo. My birthday is Aug. 20, and I watch both Leo and Virgo. In your case, it is a good idea to read both Pisces and Aries. Today is St. Patrick’s Day. Watch a parade. Wear your green fish suit. Have a little fun with the Irish. On Sunday, the sun moves to Aries for the spring equinox and a month of birthdays and International Astrology Day. It’s time to turn to a new page. Allow new energy to flow in. On Monday, the sun gets together with Uranus. Expect the unexpected.