Peggy Plots Your Planets
Your horoscope for the week of February 23
Wed, Feb 22, 2012 (3:59 p.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 an opportunity to attract good things. Take advantage. Venus, the planet of love and money, visits your sign until March 4. Avoid anything stressful today. Chill out. Keep your words on the tender side. Your ruling planet, Mars, the planet of action and energy, is in opposition to Mercury, the messenger. Saturday could bring a smile when the sun sends a wink to Jupiter. You have a chance to share a few of your secrets. Monday could be your lucky day. The sun in Pisces teams up with Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business. The folks in authority take notice.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
Yes indeed, you get an extra day this year. Wednesday is a leap day, the 29th day that February receives every four years. It’s time to review a few of your goals. The new moon in Pisces inspires you to share your hopes, wishes and goals. Discuss a few of your ideas. Chill out today when Mars wants to take center stage. With Jupiter in the spotlight Saturday, opportunity flows your way. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, is visiting your sign. The red carpet is out. Take advantage. The moon will visit your sign Monday. Share your knowledge on Tuesday. Great day to make travel plans.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
With Jupiter in Taurus, you have an ace in the hole. Jupiter in the 12th house is an angel on your shoulder. Jupiter moves to your sign in June 2012. Use this time to work behind the scenes. The folks in authority take notice of you when the sun sends a wink to Jupiter on Saturday. The moon visits Taurus on Monday. Chill out. Others may appear a little bullheaded. Tuesday will be a great day to meet with the folks in the financial world. The sun joins up with Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business. Wednesday brings an extra day to 2012—a leap day.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
Play it cool today. This is not a good day to chat with the folks in the financial world. Mercury, the messenger, is in opposition to Mars. Wait until later in the week to discuss your finances. While the sun visits Pisces this month, you may have a chance to expand your horizons. You can do this through study. Take a class or two. You may decide to travel. Leap day is Wednesday. Expect the unexpected when secrets are revealed as the week moves forward.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
You love to party. Leap day falls on Wednesday. Remain focused today while the red planet is in opposition to Mercury, the messenger. Today is not the time to discuss your finances. Keep an eye on your money. Saturday brings opportunity, courtesy of Jupiter and the sun. The people in authority have an eye on you. Jupiter provides growth, luck and opportunity, and that gives the lions a reason to roar. Tuesday brings the support and acknowledgment you seek.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
Keep your words soft and tender today. No need to detail and analyze with the folks in your relationship department. Mars, in your sign, and Mercury in your relationship department, are in opposition. On Friday, you get the gift of gab when the sun teams up with Jupiter. You have an opportunity to talk about your travels, higher knowledge and new ideas. Chill out on Monday. You may find some people a little bullheaded while the moon visits Taurus. Tuesday brings a little fun, love and luck into your life when the sun works with Pluto.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
This is a good week to work on your diplomacy skills. When debates arise with co-workers, keep your secrets to yourself. Do not share your dreams today. Remain focused. Do what you are supposed to do. Use your scales to bring a little balance into your life. You will have an opportunity to talk about your daily work when Jupiter teams up with the sun. Lucky you, little peacemaker. Take a look at your finances. Monday should bring a smile when the sun works with Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business. You can get away with doing things your way. The folks on the home front will be impressed.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
Play hush-hush today. Mercury and Mars are in opposition. Not a good day to debate. It could cause a conflict. Your creativity takes center stage, thanks to the sun and your fellow water sign Pisces. Monday is a good day to chat with the folks in your neighborhood. Meet with your banker. A few people may appear bullheaded while the moon visits Taurus. Your Taurus friends may not share your point of view.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
Do not argue with the folks on the home front today. Mars is in opposition to Mercury, the messenger. On Saturday, opportunity flows your way thanks to your ruling planet, Jupiter. Your daily work takes center stage. Follow your intuition. Spend time with your family. Spend a little time by yourself. Let your ideas flow. You may decide to revitalize your life. Stay focused. The sun hooks up with powerful Pluto on Tuesday. Talk about your values. Your earned income department is in the spotlight.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 20)
Go with your feelings. This is not the time to get concerned about what other folks think. Speak the truth while Mars and Mercury are in opposition. Get your point across. Your intuition is strong. On Saturday get out and run around the playground. Have fun. You have an opportunity to show people how creative you are. Lady Luck takes center stage. Monday is a great day to share your knowledge with the folks in the neighborhood.
AQUARIUS (January 19-February 17)
Do not talk with the people in the business world today. Mars is in opposition to Mercury. Do not share your values or discuss your earned income. Take a little extra time on Saturday when the sun teams up with Jupiter. You have an opportunity to appreciate time on the home front with your family. Go with your dreams and intuition. On Monday, the sun hooks up with Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business. Work on your big dreams. The sun in Pisces is in your earned income, your space of values.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
Happy birthday. On Wednesday, a leap day, you pick up an extra day for your birthday month. Celebrate with the leap year babies. Keep your ideas to yourself today. Others may not agree while Mars is in opposition to Mercury. On Saturday, you have a chance to communicate. Share a bit of your knowledge, little fish. Take a short trip. Enjoy yourself. On Tuesday, you have an opportunity to discuss your ideas. Talk about your hopes, wishes and goals. Share your business ideas. Set your goals for the next year.