Aries Mar 20 – Apr 19
Although you’ve dealt brilliantly with the past weeks’ confusion and clashes, you’ll be relieved to know this pattern is beginning to break up. The mood becomes less contentious and more open to constructive conversations.
TaurusApr 20 – May 20
After much debate about the direction various plans should go, suddenly the way ahead is clear. True, Thursday’s clash between Mars and Venus indicates problems, but they are minor. Focus on working out the basics. The details can wait.
Gemini May 21 – Jun 20
You are forced to deal with people and situations that prevent you from being creative. Happily, this Saturday’s move by your ruler Mercury into Aquarius indicates changes that lead you towards worthwhile yet intriguing options.
Cancer Jun 21 – Jul 21
Since December you’ve sidelined your interests to act as peacemaker in several tricky situations. Finally, Thursday’s Full Moon shifts the focus to those neglected matters. Better yet, those you’ve helped are eager to return a few favours.
Leo Jul 22 – Aug 22
You’ve dealt with several difficult issues over the recent past. But this Saturday’s encounter between Sun and Venus puts these on a congenial footing. So now you can begin to relax and enjoy life again.
Virgo Aug 23 – Sep 22
You’re happy that finally the focus is shifting to long-delayed obligations. However, as Thursday’s Full Moon heightens everybody’s emotions, you should be ready to juggle facts with others’ excessive feelings.
Libra Sep 23 – Oct 22
Although you’d rather reorganise things swiftly, wait until Thursday’s Full Moon, when facts and feelings merge into a single serious discussion. This could lead to another, but happily final, rethink of certain plans.
Scorpio Oct 23 – Nov 21
If it’s difficult to forget recent difficulties that were unfair, discuss them now, as you’ll benefit from aspects involving harmonious Venus. Then focus on the positive events that arise with the powerful ideas or offers in late January.
Sagittarius Nov 22 – Dec 20
Recent clashes aroused intense feelings you weren’t aware of. You may think you’ve dealt with them, but Thursday’s Full Moon highlights both the actual situations and everybody’s emotions. While this clears the air, new plans will wait.
Capricorn Dec 21 – Jan 19
The past weeks’ twists and turns have been dramatic, but informative. While you may not relish the discussions promised by Thursday’s Full Moon, these will help define facts and feelings that need to be dealt with for good.
Aquarius Jan 20 – Feb 17
Recently, you’ve been drawn into several clashes, which has been challenging. Now, finally, you’re able to address issues. Be patient as some people will need time to mull over what you’re suggesting.
Pisces Feb 18 – Mar 19
This Thursday’s Full Moon follows a period during which complex events stirred everybody’s feelings. However, it gives you a chance to have an honest discussion. What you learn could alter future plans.
Shelley von Strunckel, one of the world’s top astrologers, writes a weekly forecast for Friday.