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)
June could be an active month for you. Friday will be a great day to chat with friends when sweet Venus and Mercury get together. Full moon Monday with a lunar eclipse. Eclipses produce change. You could find co-workers do not agree when Venus squares off with your ruling planet, Mars. Wednesday will be a good day for business. Bigger changes lie ahead when major planets change signs later in June. Time to get flexible. You need to communicate.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
The red carpet is out. Take advantage. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, remains in your sign until June 11. When Jupiter leaves, he will not return for 12 years. Today, with the sun in Gemini, share your values. You have an opportunity to make more money while three planets—the sun, Mercury and Venus—visit your sign. Neptune goes retrograde on Monday. Full moon Monday in Sagittarius with a lunar eclipse. On Tuesday, when Venus squares off with Mars, do not gamble on any type of business.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
Your energy level is high, thanks to three planets in your sign. On Friday, Mercury and Venus hold hands. Good for finances. Your confidence is at the top of the scale. On Sunday, Lady Luck takes center stage when Mercury teams up with Saturn. Time to talk business. You will be rewarded for your hard work. Give it a little time. Full moon lunar eclipse on Monday. This is the year when changes begin. Several major planets change signs in 2012.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
Should you feel a little anxious this week, you could be feeling the effects of the full moon lunar eclipse that will occur Monday. The influence of new and full moons can be felt three or four days before and after the event. You are ruled by the moon, so the effect on you will be stronger. Patience is the answer this weekend. This is a good time to take care of unfinished business. Work behind the scenes while the sun, Venus and Mercury reside in the secret section of your chart. Eclipses bring change. Let go of whatever is not working. Make room for changes.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
This is not the week to take on more obligations. With three planets in Gemini, review your priorities. Jupiter, the planet of growth, luck and opportunity, is visiting your career department. The window of opportunity is open. Take advantage this week. Jupiter moves to Gemini on June 11. If you feel antsy, blame the full moon lunar eclipse coming up Monday in Sagittarius. This eclipse can bring many changes to your life. Let go of things that don’t work and clear the decks for new stuff.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
You have an opportunity to step into the spotlight with three planets in Gemini. Your career department takes center stage. Chat with the boss Friday when Mercury holds hands with Venus. You could receive a promotion or a pay increase. If you feel anxious this weekend, chill out. Family members take the spotlight during the full moon lunar eclipse Monday. Let go of whatever does not work. Clear out old habits. Prepare for new energy. Make travel plans this week. Jupiter moves to Gemini on June 11.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
Time to get motivated. Regain your speed. Share your knowledge. Make travel plans. Folks in the neighborhood may appear a little edgy as Monday brings a full moon in Sagittarius, accompanied by a lunar eclipse. Time to acquire a new skill. Be careful what you say. Siblings and people in the neighborhood may be a little sensitive. Tuesday will be a good day to share your knowledge when the sun meets up with Venus. This is the last week to deal with finances before Jupiter travels to Gemini on June 11.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
Listen to those in the financial world this week. You could gain a little insight. Remain focused. If you feel fidgety, it’s the full moon lunar eclipse coming up Monday in Sagittarius. Exact eclipses occur every 19 years. If you are old enough, look back for a hint of what to expect. Eclipses bring change, so clear out whatever is not working and make room for new energy to flow. Keep your ego in check. This eclipse occurs in your house of values and earned income.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
Your department of relationships, both personal and professional, takes center stage while the sun, Venus and Mercury reside in Gemini. You have the gift of gab. Friday will be a good day to talk business. If you feel antsy, it’s because of a big day you have coming up Monday. Your confidence is high. This year is the beginning of many changes as a number of outer planets change signs. You may get a lot accomplished. This is the last week of Jupiter’s visit to your daily work department.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 19)
Your mountaintop is in the spotlight this week. Full moon Monday with a lunar eclipse. Remember, eclipses bring change. Make room for new energy. Your mind will be sharp on Friday, when Mercury and Venus get together. Good time to catch up on your work. On Tuesday, go with your feelings. Your intuition is strong. Neptune goes retrograde on Monday. Remain focused. This is your last week to show others how creative you are. Jupiter travels to Gemini on June 11.
AQUARIUS (January 20-February 17)
Three planets in brother air sign Gemini takes you out to the playground. Mercury and Venus join up on Friday. Remain focused. Neptune goes retrograde Monday. Feeling anxious? Make room for new stuff. This eclipse may bring a project to completion. Chat with friends from groups, clubs and organizations. New friends will enter your life. Expect changes during 2012. Whenever major planets switch signs, expect sweeping changes. This is the last week of Jupiter’s visit to your home front.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
I realize you feel a little anxious this week. It’s the full moon lunar eclipse that will occur Monday. Get ready for new energy. Eclipses bring change. Let go of whatever is not working. Clear the decks. Make room for the new. This year will bring changes to your life with major planets changing signs. Remain focused. This eclipse could produce changes in your career. You could get your wish. Jupiter travels to Gemini on Jan. 11. Chat with siblings and friends in the neighborhood this week. Share your new ideas.