ARIES: It may take an effort, but staying cheerful in spite of the circumstances around you may just be the easiest way to sail through in good form. Stay calm and serene, and just smile gently if close companions get sulky or too tricky. Anyone who makes you feel controlled at work or in your community activities is clearly not going to be popular. It may take an upheaval before you free yourself up to act as you please, but it will be worth it.
TAURUS: Responding in like manner to bullying tactics is only likely to prolong a sticky situation. Use some subtle ingenuity to find a third way, and then you’ll be able to smile triumphantly. Is there something you’re not admitting to yourself? You know you need to find a different perspective on your life. If you’re involved in heated discussions treat them less as a nuisance and more as a challenge to see which of your views needs to be refined or in some cases abandoned.
GEMINI: You are not happy with just taking superficial explanations for anything. You want to get right down to the roots of situations. Although you may feel stuck this is part of a clearing out process, when you need to get rid of inessentials your life. Is there something you are not admitting to yourself? Pluto around in the deepest area of your chart makes you fascinated by what runs below the surface in all the highly charged situations in life, around money and love.
CANCER: If you are too awkward and uncooperative and demand total control, it may not get you the results you want now. Maybe you are absolutely right, but being right does not necessarily mean you win. If you end up in a push pull situation, you will only end up with a stalemate. That would be a real waste of energy. You are not taking your feelings lightly now. You are on people or off them, either adoring or loathing. There’s no middle way.
LEO: This is the time to make room for the creative changes in your life which really want to happen at the moment. Try to let go of old patterns of behaviour that have been holding you back. Change is never simple, but you will benefit greatly from abandoning what is not in your best interests. Looking after yourself is a priority since you do feel pressured by demands on your energy. So see if there isn’t an easier way round certain work situations.
VIRGO: Whatever has become delayed around you needs a sensible strategy to get it rolling again. You may feel puzzled initially about how best to tackle it all but keep persevering. It could even be a good time for a grand clear out. You have ambitions to be someone rather grand but you must use your artistic talents to achieve and then you will gain the status you seek. If you are continually demanding loved ones fit in, then they will start to back off.
LIBRA: If you’re willing to learn from life, to be flexible enough, then you can make significant progress. You need to be secure enough in your identity that you can take feedback from other people. Try to see where you could alter course just a little bit, whether it’s in your behaviour or your attitudes. Then the way ahead will clear quickly. Maybe you are in one of your periodic upheavals at home, trying to clear out whatever you feel is blocking or frustrating you.
SCORPIO: People in authority in your life may be demanding that you do what they want. Trouble is you basically want them to do what you want. So there may be an impasse around, and some anxiety from that. Just be tactful but firm. Maybe you cannot change everything you would like, but you can probably make more of an impression than you imagine by the way you rise to the problem. Don’t be too forceful in expressing yourself or you may get into arguments.
SAGITTARIUS: IF ITS YOUR BIRTHDAY TODAY your year ahead will be slow going at times but perseverance will pay off. Your confidence will be high and your head filled with enthusiastic plans. You’ll be forging ahead energetically, well supported by friends and team mates. You’ll be clearing out of your life anything that has past its sell-by date, whether old attitudes of mind, ambitions that no longer fire your interest or even stale relationships. The only way is forward.
CAPRICORN: IF ITS YOUR BIRTHDAY TODAY your year ahead will be slow going at times but perseverance will pay off. Your confidence will be high and your head filled with enthusiastic plans. You’ll be forging ahead energetically, well supported by friends and team mates. You’ll be clearing out of your life anything that has past its sell-by date, whether old attitudes of mind, ambitions that no longer fire your interest or even stale relationships. The only way is forward.
AQUARIUS: If you feel blocked and that nothing is budging an inch don’t get discouraged. There are powerful pressures working below the surface or behind the scenes, which will allow you to turn your life round very soon. In a few days time on the far side of the Pluto influences you will look back and know that your efforts did make a real difference. You are having quite a profound, almost unseen, influence on the people around you because the strength of your personality.
PISCES: Maybe you are finding that nothing lasts for ever in the same form. So perhaps you will need to see what has passed its sell by date, and let it go. You are finding that friendships and team relationships are becoming a little more intense now, which has its upside and its downside. Maybe there are some power struggles or jealousy around. But the true bonds in your life will become stronger, and you are also starting to move amongst more influential people.