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)
Mars, your ruling planet, moves from Leo to Virgo today. Your sixth house of daily work is Mars’ new home. Your energy level is high. You will have action and energy in your daily work. Venus and Mercury are in Sagittarius urging you to share your knowledge. Many of you little rams may decide to make travel plans for the holidays. This week we will see 11-11-11—11th month, 11th day, 11th year. And that’s the date for Veterans Day. You may get some recognition later in the week. Pay attention to detail while the red planet visits Virgo. Look for bargains this weekend.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
Your sign hosts a full moon today. This full moon is powerful for you. It can bring out your best qualities. You may get recognition and attention from other people. Chill out if you feel a little anxious. You will have a chance for success. Remain focused. Keep your eyes open and wait for opportunity to present itself. Mars and Jupiter will send opportunity flowing your way. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, is in your sign. Now, consider how much energy you are willing to use and how much time you are willing to spend. Your enthusiasm is high and you can deliver what you promise.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
Mars takes up residence on your home front. Plenty of action and energy with family members. Full moon in Taurus as the red planet moves to Virgo. It’s time to detail and analyze a few things, little twin. Friday is Veterans Day. That’s 11-11-11. Wave the flag. Spend a little time with your Scorpio friends. This is their birthday month. Your situation is strong with the magic of Neptune, the dreamer of the zodiac. Now, do not overanalyze. Go with your feelings. Mars teams up with Jupiter today. Share a few secrets with the folks on the home front. You may be surprised by how others respond.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
I know you feel anxious. It’s the full moon today in Taurus. You water signs feel new and full moons more strongly than other signs. You are ruled by the moon. Mars travels to Virgo today. You use the action and energy to communicate. On Wednesday, Mars and Jupiter give you a chance to meet with others who share your ideas.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
It’s steady as she goes today with the full moon in Taurus. This is not a good day to rush through your tasks. Mars moves to Virgo. Your second house of earned income takes center stage. Mars is the planet of action and energy. You will earn respect by getting the job done right. Take time to detail and analyze. Show people how reliable you are. Use your common sense in any tense situation. A surprise could flow your way, courtesy of the red planet and Jupiter.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
You may notice that your energy level is a little higher. Mars, the planet of action and energy, travels to your sign today. You earth signs are busy today. You may decide to book your holiday vacation. Use your higher knowledge. Do not overcommit yourself. Flexibility remains important for the entire month. If you feel anxious, chill out. It’s the upcoming full moon. Your confidence will be high Wednesday, thanks to Mars and Jupiter.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
Full moon today. Chill out. You could meet exciting new people. If you decide to do something new today, go ahead. Don’t let anyone push you or challenge you. Remain focused. Financial matters could be placed on the front burner. Mars starts a visit to Virgo today. Work behind the scenes. Detail and analyze. Let go of whatever is not working and things that are costing you money. Share your knowledge Sunday while the moon is in Gemini. Join a Scorpio birthday party.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
Happy birthday. I know you are feeling anxious today with the full moon in Taurus. Water signs—you, Cancer and Pisces—feel the effects of full and new moons more than other signs. Mars, the planet of action and energy, travels to Virgo today. The work you have been doing may yield some rewards. Share your ideas, hopes, wishes and goals. People are there to help you. Get ready to launch new projects before Mercury goes retrograde Thanksgiving Day.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
You have a positive attitude thanks to Venus and Mercury in your sign. A full moon occurs today in Taurus, your daily work department. A few of your co-workers may appear a little edgy. Chill out if your routine is disturbed a little. Mars, the planet of action and energy, heads for your house of career. The folks in authority take notice of you, dear Sag. Your life is about to get busy. On Wednesday, your energy level is high. Do not rush big decisions. Think before you act. Budget your time. You don’t want to come up short on time.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 20)
Your mountaintop is in the spotlight. Full moon today in earth sign Taurus. It’s time for a little fun. Run around the playground. The full moon will be in your fifth house of fun, love and luck. Mars moves into Virgo. You may find yourself productive this week. Your life is in for a few changes. Saturn, your ruling planet, is operating from your career department. This could lead to a few changes in your career. Pay attention. You are still productive.
AQUARIUS (January 19-February 17)
It’s time to focus on your home and family as a full moon occurs today in your fourth house of home and family. With family help, you can turn your home into a place where you feel comfortable. Mars, the planet of action and energy, visits Virgo. It’s time to detail and analyze. This puts the red planet in your eighth house of finance. Take a look at your finances. Talk with your tax adviser and insurance agents. Take a look at your joint resources. Play it cool when Mars and Uranus clash on Saturday. Think before you speak.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
Chill out when the full moon arrives today in Taurus. Focus on people in your life. You will find the information you have been searching for. Water signs—you, Cancer and Scorpio—feel especially anxious during new and full moons. The moon controls water. Your energy level is high. Mars travels to Virgo today. Sharpen your skills. It is time to detail and analyze a few things in your relationship department. Neptune, your ruling planet, is direct now. Pay attention to your intuition. If it feels good, go with your feelings.