By MARY MORRISON
TAURUS (Apr 20 to May 20)
Things might seem a little haywire at the start of the weekend, when a misunderstanding could lead to complications at work. The Moon’s conflict to Jupiter may disrupt travel plans on Sunday, when you might experience technical hitches. Monday’s New Moon will help you see your way through difficulties into finding a practical solution. You should tie up loose ends concerning contractual agreements and legal documents by Thursday.
GEMINI (May 21 to June 21)
Mercury enters your sign tonight (Friday) and challenges Saturn on Saturday when you might become aware of the reality of a situation. There is no need to be disheartened. Trust your resourceful nature to come up with an alternative. The Moon joins hands with Venus on Sunday, which bodes well for the unattached. An idea will emerge as a bolt from the blue on Wednesday, just when you are thinking of giving up.
CANCER (Jun 22 to Jul 22)
Mercury’s conflict to Saturn may cause disruption in travel and communication tomorrow (Saturday). You might feel exasperated but be patient, for the sake of your health! The New Moon could bring interesting developments on the home front on Monday. A friend will be glad of your support on Tuesday but avoid handing out advice. The Moon enters your sign and moves to oppose Pluto on Thursday when you should avoid confrontation with authoritative figures.
LEO (Jul 23 to Aug 22)
Saturn moves forward on Saturday, in your solar house of income and expenditure. Keep a close watch on spending and curb the impulsive generosity that is in your nature. Monday’s New Moon may bring a friend in need of practical advice – you might not be the person to give it but will know someone who can. Your romantic life might have been on hold lately but the influence of Venus should change things from Wednesday onwards.
VIRGO (Aug 23 to Sep 22)
Saturn has been retrograde in your sign recently, which might have strewn your path with obstacles. Things should start to ease from Saturday onwards. The New Moon, in the sign of Taurus, will serve to strengthen your resolve and renew your enthusiasm to start a new project, early in the week. The Moon’s conjunction to your ruling planet, Mercury, will help you choose your words carefully on Tuesday.
LIBRA (Sep 23 to Oct 23)
Things should start to sort themselves out on Saturday, despite confusion in the field of communication! You will clear up any misunderstanding that might arise and you can enjoy the rest of the weekend. Monday’s New Moon should give plenty of scope to embark on something that has been in the back of your mind for a while. If you happen to be unattached, Tuesday could be your lucky day. Plans for home improvements or property deals should be finalised by Thursday.
SCORPIO (Oct 24 to Nov 21)
You might feel irritated by the stupidity of some but since you are a wizard when it comes to salvaging wrecks, you should have little or no difficulty in performing a miracle on Saturday. The harmonious Venus joins hands with the Moon on Sunday evening to restore the peace. Monday’s New Moon will help you get to grips with a financial matter in time for Wednesday’s opposition between the Moon and Uranus.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov 22 to Dec 21)
Despite your efforts of the recent past, you might still have loose ends to be tied up. Saturn moves forward on Saturday, in your solar house of ambition and goals, which should help in the scheme of things. Monday’s New Moon, in the sign of Taurus, will bring clarity and Mercury’s transit through your opposite sign, Gemini, will set things in motion. You might feel uncertain on Thursday, when it would not be a good idea to argue the toss.
CAPRICORN (Dec 22 to Jan 19)
Life is back on course and you now know where you stand in the scheme of things. Your ruling planet, Saturn has been retrograde for months but moves forward on Saturday, taking pressure off your shoulders. The New Moon in the sign of Taurus, will be instrumental in the release of some vital information regarding a practical matter. The ball is in your court, business wise, on Thursday, when there should be no hesitation.
AQUARIUS (Jan 20 to Feb 18)
You might have been disappointed by the actions of a friend, recently. Remember that we are all human and no one is immune from making the odd blunder! Saturn moves forward on Saturday, which will help remove any doubts concerning a new venture. Monday’s New Moon will help raise your spirits and Venus steps in to boost your self esteem. An admirer may surprise you on Wednesday, particularly if you happen to be unattached.
PISCES (Feb 19 to Mar 20)
You might have been under the weather recently, while Saturn has been retrograde in your opposite sign, Virgo. Mercury enters the sign of Gemini today (Friday), which should whet your appetite for adventure. Saturn moves forward on Saturday to relieve you of something that you perceive as a weighty responsibility. If you are unattached, your qualities will be enhanced by the New Moon on Monday but be wary of giving too much too soon.
ARIES (Mar 21 to Apr 19)
You may have been feeling jaded lately, but Mercury’s entry into the sign of Gemini, with Saturn’s forward motion, should help refresh your energy at the start of the weekend. Monday’s New Moon will draw attention to your solar house of income and expenditure, which probably needs fixing, particularly on the side of expenditure! The Moon’s conflict to Uranus on Wednesday, may prod you into thinking of a brilliant plan which will overcome the largest of obstacles.