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)
We may notice a change in the weather within the next six weeks. On Friday, Neptune travels to Pisces, where he will remain for 13 years. It has been 168 years since Neptune last visited Pisces. We are in for major changes. Keep your words on the tender side today while Mars and Venus are in opposition. Other folks may not agree with you. This is not a good day to talk with the folks in the financial world. Tuesday brings the full moon in brother fire sign Leo. This could be a time for fun.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
You may notice a change in the weather in the next six weeks. A major aspect occurs Friday. 2012 brings major changes as Neptune travels to Pisces. Neptune’s last visit to Pisces was 168 years ago. This puts Neptune in the relationship section of your chart for the next 13 years. Here is the spot in your chart where you share your hopes, wishes and goals, where you join up with folks of like mind in groups, clubs and organizations. The moon will grow a little brighter this week.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
The planets are active this week. Today is Groundhog Day. Some folks may celebrate on Friday when Neptune moves into Pisces. This will bring major changes. Neptune’s last stay in Pisces was 168 years ago. Neptune will be in your house of career for 13 years. Keep your feet on the ground and remain focused when Mercury hooks up with Mars. Keep your words on the tender side. A full moon Tuesday in Leo can bring a few ideas into bloom. The full moon will occur in your communication department.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
Today is Groundhog Day. On Friday, Neptune returns to Pisces. This major aspect last occurred 168 years ago. Explore your philosophical ideas during Neptune’s 13-year visit. Travel to foreign countries or places of interest. Go with your dreams. A full moon rolls in to Leo on Tuesday. I realize you feel anxious during new and full moons. Chill out and smile. The full moon will be in your earned income department. You may receive a bonus. Saturn goes retrograde on Tuesday. Expect delays around the home front.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
On Tuesday, your sign hosts a full moon and Saturn goes retrograde. The groundhog will give you a weather forecast. Neptune has not been in Pisces for 168 years and this time will remain for 13 years. Its effects can be subtle, so chill out. Keep an eye on your finances. Stay out of Fantasyland. Use reality to your advantage. Pisces is in your eighth house of finance—your banker, tax adviser, anything involving finances. You have an opportunity for success if you remain focused.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
Mars remains retrograde in your sign, so you can expect delays. Neptune changes signs when he visits Pisces for the first time in 168 years. Major changes begin slowly. Your business and personal relationships will undergo change. You may not be as critical, overlooking minor imperfections. A full moon will occur Monday in Leo. Relax and share your dreams, hopes, wishes and goals. You will encounter delays involving things you value when Saturn goes retrograde on Tuesday.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
Neptune travels to Pisces on Friday. It has been 168 years since Neptune’s last visit to Pisces. This is a major aspect. It puts Neptune in your daily work department, your house of employment, for 13 years. The changes will be subtle. No need to weigh in. Put the scales away. Tuesday brings a full moon in Leo. The full moon will put a bright light on the relationship department of your house of friends. Discuss your ideas with friends on Tuesday and Wednesday.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
You may feel a little fidgety this weekend. It’s the full moon in Leo on Tuesday. Maybe you will spot the groundhog. He may foretell a change in the weather. On Friday, Neptune arrives in Pisces for the first stop there in 168 years. Neptune will spend 13 years in your space of fun, love and luck. Do not get lost in a dream world. Major changes will come slowly. You will let go of whatever insecurity you have been feeling. You may notice a difference in the way you work and deal with others. Out with the old to make room for new ideas to flow in. Saturn retrograde Tuesday could bring delays.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
Hold back your arrows. Major changes will occur subtly during Neptune’s 13-year visit to Pisces starting Friday. A change in signs by an outer planet is always big news. This transit last occurred 168 years ago. Neptune will be working in your fourth house of home and family values, where you will seek solace from the world. Remain focused. Your home becomes your castle. A full moon on Tuesday will put a glow on your space of travel and higher knowledge.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 20)
A major aspect comes up Friday when Neptune takes up residence in Pisces for the first time in 168 years. Your communication department will experience gradual changes before Neptune moves on in 2025. Your intuition will pick up. Go with your feelings. Expect delays when Saturn goes retrograde on Tuesday. Also on Tuesday, Leo gets a full moon that will put your financial department on center stage. Chill out. Think before you speak. Spend a little time discussing finances with an Aquarian.
AQUARIUS (January 19-February 17)
Do not forget to set your goal for the next year and make your wish list. Today is Groundhog Day. Friday brings a major transit. It has been 168 years since Neptune’s last visit to Pisces. This lands Neptune in your second house of values and earned income and self-worth. It’s steady as she goes. You will see rewards in October and during Neptune’s 13-year visit. Neptune in your second house is one lucky aspect. Now, keep your eye on your money. Do not let Neptune lull you to sleep.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
It has been 168 years since Neptune visited your sign. On Friday, Neptune moves in with you and will spend the next 13 years with you. This is a major aspect. Sweet dreams. Your intuition will be even stronger. Go with your feelings. Major changes will slowly flow your way. You may feel a little edgy this weekend. A full moon is on tap in Leo on Tuesday. You feel the full effects of the energy during new and full moons. You water signs rise with the tide. Chill out.