Peggy Plots Your Planets
Thu, May 19, 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)
You have a few weeks to enjoy Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity. Once Jupiter leaves your sign in June, he will not return for 12 years. It is time to begin new projects. On Saturday, the party moves to Gemini. Time to chat. The sun puts a glow on your house of communication. Expect a raise or bonus when your earned income department gets a boost from sweet Venus and Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business. On Monday, Venus and Mars hold hands in your earned income department.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
I want to explain something to you later-born Taurus. If you were born close to May 20, you should read both Taurus and Gemini. You may notice that you are a little of both signs. You are known as cusp babies. I am a cusp baby, a later-born Leo. With my birthday on August 20, I watch both Leo and Virgo. On Friday, Mars and Mercury work with Pluto. Share your higher knowledge. Get ready to set your goal for something you want to achieve between now and your next birthday. Make a plan now.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
The sun moves to your sign Saturday. You have a couple more days to put the final touches on old projects. If you were born close to May 21, you should read both Taurus and Gemini. You are known as cusp babies. You may find you are a little of both Taurus and Gemini. The sun’s move into your sign will build your confidence. Watch out Sunday. Don’t waste your energy. Your judgment could get a little blurred when the sun and Neptune square off. You may need to make room for the new.
CANCER (June 20-July 22)
With Mars in Taurus, you are grounded and down-to-earth. Remain focused on your goals. Join a club or organization. You could be offered a leadership position. On Friday and Saturday, take action. Share your feelings. Chat with the people in the business world. Your relationship department is strong, and this applies to both business and personal relationships. The sun moves to Gemini on Saturday. Venus and Mars hold hands on Monday. Get together with friends. With the sun in Gemini, this could be an excellent time to catch up on your rest. Work behind the scenes as the week moves forward. Plan your next move.
LEO (July 22-Aug. 22)
I know your ambitions have been at a high point while the sun visited Taurus. Your house of career now takes center stage. The sun travels to Gemini on Saturday. Use this week as time for achievement. The sun’s move to Gemini encourages you to socialize with groups and work on goals. The folks in the daily work department take center stage when Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business, winks at Venus. You could get a raise or bonus. Travel plans could be on your agenda.
VIRGO (Aug. 22-Sept. 22)
The moon travels to your cousin earth sign, Capricorn, later today. You are creative. Share your knowledge on Friday. You get a shot of energy from Mars and Pluto. On Saturday, the sun moves to Gemini. You will find your career in the spotlight. The folks in authority take notice. You will have an opportunity to get ahead at work. Lady Luck takes center stage Saturday when Venus sends a kiss to Pluto. Take a gamble. Love flows in Monday when Mars and Venus hold hands.
LIBRA (Sept. 22-Oct. 22)
The folks on the home front celebrate on Friday with Mercury’s meeting with Pluto that could mean good financial news. On Saturday, the sun lands in fellow air sign Gemini. You are now in a position to select activities that increase your knowledge. On Monday, Venus and Mars open the door for talks with the folks in the financial world. Surprises could flow your way on Wednesday. The sun and Uranus put the spotlight on your relationship department. This could add a little spice to your life.
SCORPIO (Oct. 22-Nov. 21)
Keep the lines to your relationships open. Venus and Mars take up residence in Taurus, joined by Mercury, the messenger. The sun travels to Gemini on Saturday. You may find yourself in the spotlight with people in the financial world for the next month. Meet with your banker and your insurance agent, and even your tax adviser could have something to share. On Tuesday and Wednesday, think before you act. These are not days to make hasty decisions. Surprises could flow your way from the daily work department on Wednesday when Uranus, the planet of the unexpected, works with the sun. Good for you.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
You are eager to chat with others. People are ready to connect. You will notice them being more open. On Saturday, the sun moves to Gemini. You have a full month to deal with business and personal friends. Your house of daily work takes center stage when Mars hooks up with Pluto on Friday. Lady Luck arrives Wednesday, courtesy of the sun and Uranus, the planet of surprise. Thanks to the sun in Gemini, you have an opportunity to give a relationship a fresh start. Take a lap around the playground.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 20)
Take advantage when Mars goes to work with Pluto on Friday. Lady Luck grabs the spotlight. Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business, is in your sign, and Mars is the planet of action. On Saturday, the sun heads for Gemini. We know you are the worker of the zodiac. Well, the sun will park in your daily work department for the next month. Go ahead and focus on your work and obligations. Do not schedule any important meetings on Monday. A surprise arrives on the home front on Wednesday.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19)
You may enjoy socializing. The sun travels to sister air sign Gemini on Saturday. This should bring a breath of fresh air. Your two signs and the third air sign, Libra, enjoy chatting. You are the windy signs of the zodiac. You should enjoy yourself for the next four weeks. The sun and Uranus get together on Wednesday. You have the insight that helps you work around obstacles. You know how to surprise others. Unexpected luck could come your way. Express yourself. Others listen to your unique ideas.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
Life moves along easily this month. Hold on to your money. Keep a positive attitude. The sun travels to Gemini on Saturday and will land on your home front. Enjoy a few pleasant little chores or activities around the home. Spend time with your family. You will have a chance to share a few of your wishes and goals this week. Others listen to your ideas. On Monday, Venus and Mars suggest a short little trip. Chat with the folks in your neighborhood. Wednesday could bring a surprise to the home front as the sun teams up with Uranus.