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Aries: (March 21 to April 20)
Inner guidance, searching for self and home-based activities are the focus for this month. You will enjoy taking a part in a family party or gathering. After the 9th, if you want your workload to get done, you may have to do it yourself as the cooperation from others may be lacking. You also examine your career goals or equivalent.
Taurus: (April 21 to May 20)
Ability to communicate, routine activities and educational opportunities are of interest for this month. You may reconsider a workshop or formal course. Following the 9th, there could be restrictions regarding travel plans which cause a need for them to be revised or changed. You become interested in foreign cultures or philosophies.
Gemini : (May 21 to June 20)
Sense of values, monetary position and use of assets are important for this month. You review your spending and saving habits and make any necessary changes. After the 9th, use caution in all joint financial transactions and read contracts or agreements carefully before signing. This can be a good time to pay off an old debt.
Cancer: (June 21 to July 22)
Personal potential, discovering oneself and image projection are highlighted for this month. You are anxious to express yourself and your feelings to others. Following the 9th, teamwork is important and you may have to cooperate or compromise in either a business or personal partnership. Consider another’s point of view.
Leo: (July 23 to August 22)
Seeking solitude, spiritual resources and serving the needy are the focus for this month. This can be the time to discover yourself through meditation or a retreat. After the 9th, superiors and co-workers tend to be more demanding this month. This is also a good time to tend to health matters, diet or getting a physical checkup.
Virgo: (August 23 to September 22)
Developing friendships, group associations and joining humanitarian causes are favored for this month. You examine your recent achievements and set new long-term goals. Following the 9th, friends or group activities may disrupt your plans for relaxing or spending time with your loved ones. A compromise may be necessary.
Libra: (September 23 to October 22)
Authoritative issues, establishing a career and setting one’s priorities are important for this month. You may receive overdue recognition for a project or job that was well-done. After the 9th, home and family conditions may cause minor disruptions in your personal plans. Seek a balance between what you can and cannot accomplish.
Scorpio: (October 23 to November 21)
Universal mysteries, one’s life philosophy and intellectual studies are favored for this month. Your interest turns to gaining knowledge on other cultures and religions. Following the 9th, matters pertaining to legal affairs, relatives and distant connections may require careful handling. Others may misinterpret what you say or write.
Sagittarius: (November 22 to December 21)
Breaking old habits, others’ assets and spiritual appreciation are examined for this month. You are able to settle old debts or commitments to everyone’s satisfaction. After the 9th, examine your financial situation carefully before you make any major purchases and read all contracts or agreements carefully before signing.
Capricorn: (December 22 to January 19)
Forming partnerships, legal agreements and being with others are important for this month. You gain an understanding of yourself through your relationships with others. Following the 9th, it is the time to compromise with mates or partners in order to avoid a confrontation. You also pay attention to your image and appearance.
Aquarius: (January 20 to February 18)
Solving problems, care of one’s health and serving others are the focus for this month. You now seek both physical and work efficiency by beginning a new diet or exercise program. After the 9th, it is best not to assume another’s duties or you will not be able to complete your own work. This is a good time for a spiritual retreat.
Pisces: (February 19 to March 20)
Creative abilities, having a good time and loved ones are favored for this month. You now want to enjoy your hobbies or talents and spending time with those you love. Following the 9th, you may have to put aside something that you want to accomplish in order to help a friend or group. You will set a new long-term goal. Arlene is an author, astrologer and para-consultant and has studied and worked with astrology for more than 35 years.