Peggy Plots Your Planets
Your horoscope for the week of July 26
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 (2:56 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)
The sun and Mercury light up your fun, love and luck department on Friday. Express yourself. Show people how creative you are. This is a good time to do the things you enjoy doing. The weekend adds a little adventure to your life while the moon hangs out in Sagittarius. A surprise flows your way on Tuesday. This is something you will enjoy. Your relationship department takes center stage. You may feel a little anxious, thanks to a full moon late in the evening on Wednesday.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
Do not take personally what you hear the next few days. The moon in Scorpio, plus Mercury retrograde, requires caution in what you say. On Saturday, the folks on the home front want to communicate. The sun and Uranus may have a surprise for the home front on Tuesday. Secrets could be revealed. Venus and Saturn put your awareness in the spotlight. Good judgment is the key. Work on your goals. You benefit from positive energy. Wednesday brings a full moon.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
You are eager to talk when the sun and Mercury get together on Saturday. Go ahead and balance your needs while the sun visits Leo. Venus in your sign will help with financial issues. On Tuesday, sweet Venus, the planet of love and money, works with Saturn to bring a little fun, love and luck into your life. Show your creativity. Saturn provides structure. A full moon occurs in your brother air sign Aquarius on Wednesday. Delay travel plans until next week, when Mercury moves direct.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
Remember, timing is the key to success. With Mercury retrograde, it is advisable to hold back on new projects until the communication planet moves direct next week. Use this week to put the final touches on current projects. With Pluto in Capricorn, early-born Cancers will notice a few relationships are changing. The sun in Leo gives you an opportunity to step back and take stock of your earned income and what you value. Could be a good week to put some money aside. On Tuesday, Venus and Jupiter bring a little stability to family issues.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
Set your goal for the next year and write down your wishes. On Saturday, the sun and Mercury in your sign put you in the spotlight. You will be rewarded for your hard work. If you are asked for your opinion on Saturday, make sure you have your facts straight. On Tuesday, share your ideas. Talk about your hopes, wishes and goals. On Tuesday, you may receive a sudden opportunity to talk about your philosophical views. Wednesday brings a full moon in Aquarius.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
With the moon in Scorpio, notice what surfaces over the next two day. With the sun in your 12th house of secrets, it is a good time to work behind the scenes. The sun and Mercury, your ruling planet, hook up on Saturday. Secrets may be told. You may find answers you are seeking. The sun and Uranus lay down the red carpet on Tuesday. The full moon Wednesday could produce anxiety among your co-workers.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
Mercury and the sun may bring a little fun to your house of relationships on Saturday. You will have an opportunity for friendly discussions. Share your goals, hopes and wishes. With Mars, the planet of action and energy, in your sign, you are ready for a month of summer fun. If you feel a little anxious, a full moon is approaching in brother air sign Aquarius. You can put your scales away, because you won’t need to balance the fun, love and luck the full moon will bring.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
You will be in the spotlight Thursday and Friday. It’s the moon in your sign. Use the energy wisely. Your intuition is strong. Go with your feelings. On Saturday, the sun and Mercury may give you an opportunity to share your career hopes. It’s time to chat with the folks in authority. Tuesday brings a chance to work behind the scenes. Take a look at your finances. Chill out. The full moon Wednesday may be making the folks on the home front a little edgy. Your career is in the spotlight while the sun visits Leo.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
While the sun visits Leo, your fellow fire sign, you may decide to take a class or two. You may enjoy a class in finance. More knowledge of taxes, loans and investments could come in handy. August will be a busy month. Two full moons during August bring a blue moon on the 31st. The first full moon occurs Wednesday in Aquarius. Jupiter and Venus in Gemini give you a chance to meet new people. The more people you contact the better.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 19)
Your reputation profits because you are able to reach the highest peaks in your career. With Pluto, the planet of power, in your sign until 2024, you need to remember to take a break. The sun and Mercury in Leo are helping you keep an eye on your finances. On Tuesday, the sun and Mercury could bring some unexpected good news to the home front. Saturn, your ruling planet, shines the spotlight on your career. Mercury is retrograde. Give it a little time.
AQUARIUS (January 20-February 17)
Enjoy your weekend. Mercury gives you a chance to communicate. Your August starts off with a bang. Full moon in your sign on Wednesday. This should give you a boost. You could receive a nice surprise on Tuesday. You may find yourself on a productive path. Your energy level is high. Remain focused. It is time to make a few changes as opportunity flows your way. Show how unique you are. Your confidence is strong. Take giant steps instead of baby steps. The full moon is the first of two that will occur in August.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
Get ready for changes. You have an opportunity to chat with co-workers. Your intuition is strong. Remain stable even when the full moon Wednesday gives you a feeling of anxiety, since you are a water sign. The full moon is the first of two that will occur in August. On Tuesday, a Leo could give you some unexpected good news. Jupiter provides a chance to take care of issues around the home front. Wednesday’s full moon will be in your twelfth house. Spend some time by yourself. Work behind the scenes. You may come up with some unique ideas.