Peggy Plots Your Planets
Your horoscope for the week of January 3
Thu, Jan 3, 2013 (midnight)
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)
With the outer planets—Uranus, Pluto and Neptune—taking up new residences, along with Saturn, expect many changes in your life. Uranus visits your sign. You folks born the last week of March and early in April should get ready for changes. Uranus is the planet where events occur suddenly. Think before you act. No need for snap decisions. Uranus is a slow-moving planet. Tuesday should bring a smile when sweet Venus travels to Capricorn. Your career department will take center stage. Good time to chat with the folks in authority. Your energy level is high on Saturday when Mars, your ruling planet, gets a wink from Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity. Enjoy your weekend.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
Venus, your ruling planet, moves to your brother earth sign Capricorn on Tuesday. You will have four planets—the sun, Venus, Pluto and Mercury—in your space of knowledge. Remember, we learn through travel as well as books. Your desire to achieve grows stronger. Remain stable. Keep your feet planted firmly on the ground, little earth sign. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, visits your house of money until June 25. The window of opportunity is open. Take advantage. Mars, the red planet, visits your career department. Good for you.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
You are an air sign. You love to chat. Uranus the planet of surprise, where events occur suddenly, visits Aries until 2018. You have an opportunity to connect with others. It is time to join groups, clubs or organizations. New people enter your life. Share your goals and your new ideas. Take a look at the big picture. Neptune brings an opportunity to reach for your career goals. You have a chance to achieve. Remain focused; Neptune will be in Pisces until 2025. Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business, visits Aquarius until 2024. Keep an eye on your finances. You could earn a little extra cash.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
You have Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, in your spiritual space. In my book, The Fundamentals of Astrology, I describe Jupiter in the 12th house as an angel on your shoulder, an ace in the hole. Guardian angels watch over you and protect you. Remember to meditate. Jupiter will remain in Gemini until June 25. Then Jupiter will travel to your sign. Neptune is encouraging you to share your knowledge. Go ahead and take a class or two. Remember, you learn through both books and travel, so you may decide to take a trip. While Pluto visits your relationship department, new people will enter your life, and others will depart. You gain insight. Your awareness encourages you to do what is right for you.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
You love to party. The opportunity was rolled out during Venus' visit to your fun, love and luck department. On Tuesday, Venus moves to Capricorn. You may decide to get together with your co-workers. Remain focused and you could find a little bonus from your daily work over the next few weeks. Keep an eye on your joint resources. Set your budget for the year. Neptune will be in Pisces until 2025. It is time to start a savings account. Uranus will reside in Aries until 2024, encouraging you to study. Check all the facts before you express your opinion. Broaden your knowledge through books and travel.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
You early-born Virgos should keep an eye on your joint resources. Set your long-term goals. Uranus, the planet of surprise, will visit Aries until 2024. For you later-born Virgos, this is the time to make a few changes in your philosophies on spending and saving. Neptune will remain in your relationship department until 2025. Set your goals. Reach for your dreams. New people will enter your life, affecting both business and friendships. With business and health issues, get a second opinion. Great way to avoid misunderstandings. The window of opportunity is open for career developments. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, is making his home in Gemini until June 25, 2013.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
It's time to take care of personal business. Four planets will be in Capricorn this week—the sun, Pluto and Mercury will welcome your ruling planet, Venus, on Tuesday. This could bring a little order to the home front. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, visits your sister air sign, Gemini, until June 25. This is a window of opportunity. Take advantage. Emphasize your knowledge. Remember, we learn through books and travel. You may consider taking a class or two. Jupiter travels to your career department. This could be your lucky charm. Go ahead and make a plan. Learn all you can. Early-born Libras may see changes in a few relationships. New people bring change.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
Search for a few bargains over the next few days. On Thursday, Venus will join the sun, Pluto and Mercury in your space of communication. Chat with the folks in the neighborhood. Mars in Aquarius puts your home front in the spotlight. Keep your words on the tender side for the next few weeks. You don't want controversy with family members. Play it cool with finances. Make a plan. Set your budget. With Saturn in your sign for the next two years, you have a chance to get organized. Saturn is the old man, the teacher of the zodiac. He makes you work hard, but you always get rewards for your hard work. You early-born detectives may notice changes in your daily work.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
It's time for you later-born Sags to step up to the plate. Venus visits your sign until Tuesday. Once Venus leaves, she will join Pluto, Mr. Power and Big Business, Mercury, the messenger of the gods, and the sun in Capricorn. Your daily work takes center stage, thanks to Venus, the planet of love and money. You may get a bonus while four planets visit your sign. Your ruling planet, Jupiter, is visiting Gemini until June 25. This is good for relationships, both business and personal. You will get help with your endeavors. Read the fine print. Pluto will be in Capricorn until 2024, and this gives you an opportunity to increase your income. Just follow the rules. Remember to save a little and live within your budget. Uranus could bring surprises.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 19)
Happy birthday. Not only will you be celebrating your birthday, you will be host to several planets in your sign. Pluto will visit your sign until 2024. On Tuesday, Venus joins the planet of power and big business as well as the sun and Mercury. You will feel the energy. Time for communication as Neptune visits that department. It's a good chance to write and chat with the folks in the neighborhood. Relationships with family members will flow smoothly. Aunts, uncles and siblings are friendly. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, takes center stage in your daily work department. The window of opportunity is open. Jupiter visits there until June 25. Take advantage. You have a chance to increase your income.
AQUARIUS (January 20-February 17)
Social activities will top your list. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, resides in your house of fun, love and luck until June 25. It will be twelve long years before Jupiter returns to that section of your chart. Share your ideas with groups, clubs or organizations this week. Someone could help you fine-tune your goals. Venus travels to Capricorn on Tuesday. With four planets in Capricorn, it's a great time to work behind the scenes. Spend a little time by yourself. Do not share all your secrets. Think before you speak. Step back and listen to what others have to say. Put the final touches on your old projects before your birthday rolls around.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
With Neptune, your ruling planet, in your sign, you may find yourself a little more sensitive. You are the creative sign. Pay attention to your instincts. The folks in authority are noticing you. Chat with the boss. Share your ideas, hopes wishes and goals. It's time to get ahead. Join a group, club or organization. This is a good week to socialize. With Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, in Gemini until June 24, you may find friends and family are there for you. Your home front takes center stage. Even though you find your earning power a little higher, keep an eye on your spending.