Venus, the planet of love and romance, retrogrades in Aries this week. Anything that pings our heart will now zap us with high voltage. When does too much become too too much? Stay grounded and wait and see.
(Ellen Degeneres has Venus retrograde in Aries)
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ARIES (MARCH 21 - APRIL 20)
Aries make a huge splash on the social scene. So much so that you displace all of the water in the pool! Is this the best first impression you can make on the high and mighty? Rather than boss the course, try to blend into the background and make your mark in soft shades of gray. There is plenty of time to move into burst on the scene and wow the masses. Just not now.
TAURUS (APRIL 21 - MAY 21)
Taureans with a need to keep quiet will be unable to do so. There are no secrets around you now as you inadvertently spill the story. Maybe this is a good thing? There shouldn’t be too many deep and abiding secrets to suppress. Intuitively you know that unloading your baggage is good for your long term peace of mind. Pull off the bandaid and let the fresh air heal you.
GEMINI (MAY 22 - JUNE 21)
If certain friends begin to get under your skin, expect to have to scratch the itch this week. Geminis fall in with a loud crowd and allow themselves to be carried off on a wave of mischief and pure recklessness. Will you ride this massive flow like an expert or eventually wash off on the shore like so much wreckage? Well, if so, I suppose it could be worse...
CANCER (JUNE 22 - JULY 23)
Tread carefully in your career lest you take a small step off the corporate ladder. Cancers don’t realize the power of their actions and the implications of their business decisions now. But there is a lot you can accomplish behind the scenes where your ambition can be modulated. Plan your course of action and let the scheme simmer for a while before you implement it.
LEO (JULY 24 - AUGUST 23)
Hold off on any travel plans if you can, Leo. Not only will you find yourself involved in some international incident, you can also find yourself in situations that require a herculean effort to undo. Kick up your feet closer to home and revel in the simple pleasures of take-out dinners and foreign movie rentals to quell your exotic tastes. Hmm anyone we know...?
VIRGO (AUGUST 24 - SEPTEMBER 23)
A simple flirtation can turn into much, much more now so be careful where you point your heart. Virgos are apt to go head over heels for the wrong type of lover. (Is there actually a “wrong type”?) Before your heart is used as a welcome mat, take note of what you are really looking for in a love match. When in doubt, check their pay stub.
LIBRA (SEPTEMBER 24 - OCTOBER 23)
Partnerships may have their amazingly great times and their very stressful times over the next few weeks. Try to maneuver through these high highs and low lows with a practical perspective. Libras can often be too dramatic for their own good. This is the time to tamp down on excessive displays and maintain your cool, calm and collected persona. Oh no! Too late....!
SCORPIO (OCTOBER 24 - NOVEMBER 22)
A little job that, at first blush, seems easy enough but may eventually wind up not being easy at all. So avoid volunteering for any task at work now. In fact, if you can avoid work altogether it might be worth the vacation days. But if you are tied to your desk, try to be inconspicuous, stay in the background and appear to be busy as a bee. Let others have the buzz, Scorpio.
SAGITTARIUS (NOVEMBER 23 - DECEMBER 22)
Sagittarians may find that a little fun suddenly turns into way too much fun. You can be sucked into the vortex of the party hearty life. While there are worse pitfalls in life, how high do you have to fly before your wings get burned by the sun? Moderation is key but it may be difficult to tell when you have crossed the line. This week you test the outer limits of your consumption. Burp.
CAPRICORN (DECEMBER 23 - JANUARY 20)
What seems easy is not. Home based chores become out-of-control giant projects before you realize it. So avoid starting anything on the domestic this week. Capricorns might also avoid any important family discussions now. Nothing you say can be contained and emotions can run high. Why not escape while the escaping is good? Maybe air fares are low....
AQUARIUS (JANUARY 21 - FEBRUARY 19)
Watch what you say, how you say it and who you say it to. Aquarians seem to find the wrong thing to say to others this week. Snide comments and raw opinions find their way to the top of the feed. Anything you say can and will beheld against you. So instead of fanning the air, let your actions speak louder than your words. That is until you knock something over...
PISCES (FEBRUARY 20 - MARCH 20)
Budgets are made to be broken. At least that is what you think this week. Pisces now splurge on anything and anyone. While this has some immediate positive impact on your popularity, it is a bad long term strategy for personal success. Too too soon the bills will come due and then who will be there to feed you peeled grapes, massage your temples and fan you by the pool?