Peggy Plots Your Planets
Your horoscope for the week of October 18
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 (3:05 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)
An opportunity for travel may come up suddenly today. Use the energy from Mars, your ruling planet. Monday brings a chance to introduce your unique ideas to friends and colleagues from groups, clubs and organizations. Tuesday, with the sun in Scorpio, is a good day to visit the folks in the financial world. The sun, Saturn and Mercury, the messenger, have taken up residence in Scorpio. You could be surprised by what you dig up. Talk about your dreams.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
Saturn may keep you on track. You may make a few improvements in your life. Reach for success. New doors will open for love or money. Your judgment is good. On Monday, the sun travels to Scorpio. New people may begin to enter your life in the next month. Your relationship department takes center stage with the sun, Saturn and Mercury in Scorpio. You may hear from old friends and colleagues. Venus, your ruling planet, is visiting your house of fun, love and luck.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
The moon is in Sag today. The folks in your relationship department are on center stage with Mars at work. Use the energy wisely. Time to take action. On Monday, the sun moves to Scorpio, where it will take up residence with Mercury and Saturn. With three planets in your daily work department, you may need to chat with your co-workers. Talk about dreams for your career. Meet with the people in authority. The folks on the home front are happy as Venus visits there. Mercury, your ruling planet, gives you the gift of gab.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
You could hear unexpected good news from the folks in your career department. On Friday, spend time with the folks on the home front. Tell family members about your dreams, hopes and wishes. On Monday, the sun travels to Scorpio in the fun, love and luck section of your chart. Run around the playground. Take a little break. Now, use a little common sense. Show your creativity. On Wednesday, reach for your dreams. Make a plan to achieve your goal.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
You are busy this month. I know you want to spend time with your family. Your relationships, both personal and professional, keep you on your toes. You are the party sign of the zodiac. You love to socialize. On Monday, the sun travels to Scorpio, triggering a month of birthdays there. Get ready to deal with your family for the rest of the month. The home front will be in the spotlight. Be prepared to take on more responsibility around the house, especially with a family member. On Tuesday, the sun and Neptune suggest that you take a close look at your joint resources. Chat with family members.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
With the moon on the home front today, you have an opportunity to chat with the folks in the financial world. You may get unexpected good news. This could give you a chance to detail and analyze a few options should you decide to make a few changes around the house. The sun will arrive in Scorpio on Monday for a month of birthdays. The opportunity is there to communicate while the sun visits Scorpio.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
You have a few more days to celebrate your birthday month, and I have a few things to tell you later-born Libras. I am a later-born Leo, born on Aug. 20. When you are born close to another sign, you are a cusp baby. You cusp Libras should follow both Libra and Scorpio. Unexpected good news will come from your relationship department in the next day or two. Tuesday could bring a bonus in your house of daily work.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
Put the final touches on old projects this weekend. The sun travels to your sign on Monday. You early-born Scorpios are known as cusp babies. You should keep up with both Libra and Scorpio. You have characteristics of both signs. Set a goal to accomplish within the next year. Do not forget your wish list. On Tuesday, reach for your dreams. The sun in Scorpio hooks up with Neptune. This puts your department of fun, love and luck in the spotlight. If you gamble, remember that it takes only one ticket to win.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
Jupiter, your ruling planet, has taken up residence in your house of relationships. Your relationships, both business and personal, will grow stronger while Jupiter visits. You have an opportunity to reconnect with old colleagues and friends. New friends will enter your life. Your social calendar is full. Good news will come, beginning today, in the house of fun, love and luck. Monday brings a time for change as the sun moves on to Scorpio. This is a good time to work behind the scenes. You have a month to put the finishing touches on old projects before your birthday arrives.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 19)
With Saturn, your ruling planet, in Scorpio for two-plus years, you will form long-lasting relationships through groups, clubs and organizations. Go with your feelings. Your intuition is strong. Your career will be in the spotlight for the next few days. Take advantage. The folks in authority take notice of you. On Monday, the sun travels to Scorpio, where he joins Mercury and the ringed planet. Here again, your relationship department takes center stage for the next month. It’s a good time to talk about your new ideas. Your friends and colleagues may help you reach your goals.
AQUARIUS (January 20-February 17)
With Saturn, your ruling planet, in Scorpio for two-plus years, you will form long-lasting relationships through groups, clubs and organizations. Go with your feelings. Your intuition is strong. Your career will be in the spotlight for the next few days. Take advantage. The folks in authority take notice of you. On Monday, the sun travels to Scorpio, where he joins Mercury and the ringed planet. It’s a good time to talk about your new ideas.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
The moon and sun in Libra bring a little balance to your finances. Play it cool. The sun travels to your brother water sign Scorpio on Monday. Be ready for adventure, little fish. Share your knowledge. You may decide on a little traveling. This is a reminder that you should not take on too much. Watch your spending. With three planets in Scorpio, there is no need to overextend yourself.