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 email.
ARIES (March 20-April 18)
A new moon solar eclipse today makes finance an important issue. This eclipse in Taurus encourages you to save a little of your earned income. The new moon could be making you a little antsy. It is time to write down your wishes and set your goal for the month. Venus travels to Gemini today. Time to communicate with the folks in the neighborhood. On Monday, make sure the facts are right before you. Share your secrets.
TAURUS (April 19-May 19)
Sweet Venus, your ruling planet, travels to Gemini today. Venus, the planet of love and money, takes up residence in your earned income department. You can expect a bonus or an increase in earned income while Venus visits Gemini. Also today, a new moon solar eclipse in Taurus. Time to set your goal and write down your wishes for the month. Eclipses produce change. On Wednesday, Mercury moves to Gemini. Time to communicate.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
New moon solar eclipse in Taurus today. Write down your wishes and set your goal for the month. Take time for yourself. Good time to work on reaching the goal you set a year ago to achieve before your next birthday, which comes up this month. You have the gift of gab this weekend. The moon is in your sign. Mercury, your ruling planet, travels to Gemini, putting communication in the spotlight. Keep your facts straight. You have the attention as others listen.
CANCER (June 21-July 21)
The new moon today may explain why you feel a little anxious. A solar eclipse in Taurus will accompany the full moon. Write down your wishes and set your goal for the month. This eclipse will bring new people into your life. Some folks may become close friends. This brings group activities. You may be asked to take a leadership role. Others are there for you. On Wednesday, Mercury arrives in Gemini. Take time for yourself while you work on your goals.
LEO (July 22-Aug. 21)
New moon solar eclipse today in Taurus. Set your goal and make your wish list for the month. You may find yourself motivated to reach your career goal. Your workload may pick up. It may take six months to a year to reach your full potential. You may encounter delays as you balance family and work issues. You are in for an active social life. Mercury takes up residence in Gemini on Wednesday. It’s a good time to join groups, clubs or organizations.
VIRGO (Aug. 22-Sept. 21)
If you are feeling antsy, it’s the new moon solar eclipse today in Taurus. You love to detail and analyze. The eclipse could encourage you to return to school. Three eclipses occur this year in your house of knowledge. Remember, we learn through travel as well as by books. Do not forget mom on Sunday. Send flowers and take your mom to dinner. Mercury enters Gemini today. Mercury is the ruling planet of both you and Gemini.
LIBRA (Sept. 22-Oct. 22)
A new moon solar eclipse occurs in Taurus. This may have you feeling anxious. Time to take a look at your finances. You may decide to take a class or pick up a book to increase your knowledge of finance. Learn what to do with inheritance, winning a family gift, etc. This is a good time to pay down your debt. Taurus rules your financial department. Mercury lands in your fellow air sign, Gemini, today. Air signs—you, Gemini and Aquarius—have the gift of gab.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 20)
New moon today could be the reason you are feeling edgy. A solar eclipse accompanies the new moon. The sun and the moon are visiting Taurus. Your relationships are in the spotlight. It is all about you and how you interact with different people. Monday is not a good day to deal with the folks in the financial world. On Wednesday, Mercury moves to Gemini. This is the time to talk about your finances. Watch your spending. Venus moves to Gemini today.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 21-Dec. 20)
New moon solar eclipse will occur today in Taurus. Your job is in the spotlight. Take a little time for yourself. Work on your new ideas. The solar eclipse will bring changes. Let go of whatever is not working and make room for something new. On Wednesday, Mercury joins Venus and your ruling planet, Jupiter, in Gemini. The window of opportunity is open. Take advantage. Chat with folks in your relationship department.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 19)
The new moon solar eclipse today should throw a little light on you. Write down your wishes and set a goal for the month. Gather your own financial information. Check the facts. Deal with your own finances and the folks in the business world. The eclipse reminds you to add a little fun and love to your life. You are the worker of the zodiac. Relax. Spend a little time with your Taurus friends as they celebrate their birthday month.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 19-Feb. 17)
You are the unique sign of the zodiac. A new moon solar eclipse will occur today in the family section of your chart. Eclipses this year put your career and family in the spotlight. You have an opportunity to expand your earnings. You may decide to upgrade your home. Chat with family members if you find you are spending long hours at work. On Wednesday, Mercury heads for Gemini. You have the gift of gab. Show your creativity. Talk about your new ideas. Take a little gamble.
PISCES (Feb. 18-March 19)
You probably feel anxious today. Blame it on the new moon solar eclipse. Write down your wishes and set your goal for the month. Eclipses could broaden your horizons. Go with your intuition. Share your knowledge. Travel can open your mind. Pick up a book. Venus, the planet of love and money, moves to Gemini today. Venus puts your family and home in the spotlight. On Wednesday, Mercury joins Venus and Jupiter in Gemini. This opens the window of opportunity for making changes around your little pond.