RUSSELL_GRANTARIES March 21st – April 20th

Joining a humanitarian organisation towards the beginning of February will have unexpected benefits. At least one of your new contacts will want to promote your work to an appreciative audience. Valentine’s Day could be something of a letdown, when unforeseen circumstances force you to cancel plans. You might have to visit someone at hospital on or around the 18th, when the New Moon sends stress signals to serious Saturn. Problems with bones and teeth will require immediate medical attention. Life becomes much easier and breezier after the 20th, when your ambitions will soar sky high. If someone tries to block your path, just forge forward. You are destined for success, especially regarding matters of the heart. Pursue your passion.
The early days of March are ideal for meeting someone special. Don’t bother blending in with the crowd, stand out and shine. The secret of your allure is a distinctive appearance. The Full Moon on the 5th will mark the end of a difficult period. The results will be mixed, which is disappointing, but it can’t be helped. You can’t please all the people all the time. Your love life will blossom and bloom like spring flowers mid-month, but your work will suffer. Don’t be surprised if your boss starts taking you to task for leaving on time and doing the bare minimum. Fortunately, the Solar Eclipse on the 20th brings an exciting career opportunity. Working behind the scenes at a hospital, university, or government agency works well for you. Your financial situation will improve dramatically towards the end of March. Take care to put a portion of your income into a savings account or your boosted bank balance will soon disappear.

TAURUS April 21st – May 21st

The early days of February are ideal for a creative collaboration. Surround yourself with artistic friends and relatives for inspiration. You will have an opportunity to make something of lasting beauty with the help of these people. Valentine’s Day could turn out to be a washout, especially if you’re planning to confess a crush on a friend. Prospects for an enduring relationship will be much better with someone you have recently met. The New Moon on the 18th warns against getting or giving loans. If you’re short of cash, try to make ends meet with existing resources. A secret romance gives the final days of February a dash of spice.
Spending time on your own will refresh your energy in early March. Sneak off to some secluded beauty spot that has always inspired you. Even waking up early to watch the Sun rise will prove therapeutic. The Full Moon on the 5th brings an angry conclusion to a relationship matter. You may decide a lover’s demands are excessive, or that you’re just not ready for a romance just yet. Things will settle down during the second half of the month, when your charm, wit and good looks will attract a legion of admirers. The Solar Eclipse on the 20th is perfect for launching a group effort, joining a humanitarian organisation or helping a charitable fund raising effort. Don’t be surprised when a respected authority figure develops a crush on you as March turns into April. The two of you will make an impressive power couple. Do you already have a lover? Then take a romantic trip together.

GEMINI May 22nd – June 21st

The opening days of February will be spent running errands, fielding calls and answering emails. Be diligent about checking your messages, or you’ll miss an important appointment. Meeting all of your deadlines will make a good impression on a seasoned professional. Don’t be surprised if this VIP offers you an important job. Resist the urge to make any big decisions until the 11th, when it will be much easier to hammer out a deal that is fair to both parties. Valentine’s Day looks like being a let down, due to your partner’s work commitments. The New Moon on the 18th brings a fresh career opportunity, but there will be strings attached. You won’t have much time for a private life if you accept this position. Your authority and experience will come in handy around the end of February. A teaching position will be lucrative and enjoyable. The students will love you.
You’ll be feeling restless at the beginning of March, but resist the urge to schedule a trip. You’ll just have to cancel when a pressing obligation occurs. Fortunately, friends will be a welcome diversion while you’re stuck at home. Be sure to attend a big surprise party. You’ll have a lot more fun than you expect. The Full Moon on the 5th will force you to scale back work in favour of domestic responsibilities. Be realistic about how you schedule your time. It won’t be possible to carry a heavy workload this month. Fortunately, your boss will be receptive to your suggestions after the 13th. Schedule important career talks after this date. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th invites you to apply for a position that becomes available quite unexpectedly. This is your chance to move up the ladder of success. This job will have significant fringe benefits. Your social life picks up as March melts into April.

CANCER June 22nd – July 23rd

Early February is ideal for going on a romantic break. It doesn’t matter if you’re single or attached; you will experience love on this journey. Valentine’s Day will be a disappointment, when work or ill health forces you to stay home. The New Moon on the 18th warns against getting embroiled in a lawsuit. You’re better off cutting your losses than taking this matter to court. An intense flirtation gives you an attractive glow throughout the second half of February. Go ahead and splurge on a salon treatment or spa visit.
A raise, promotion, or well paid position will be offered to you in the beginning of March. Your star is on the rise. The Full Moon on the 5th warns against hasty communications. Bite your tongue instead of making sarcastic jokes. The last thing you want to do is insult someone who could be a powerful ally. You’ll be put in charge of an unusual project in the first half of the month. Your unorthodox management style will prove effective. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th will find you taking an overseas trip. This unexpected journey will prove extremely romantic. If you’re in a relationship, be sure to take your partner along. Spending more time with friends will brighten your mood as March turns into April. Be sure to attend as many parties during this exciting period as possible. All eyes will be on you. This calls for a shopping expedition.

LEO July 24th – August 23rd

You will gain admission to an educational or cultural institution during the opening days of February. This association will help you, both personally and professionally. Valentine’s Day could get stressed and strained, due to some miscommunication about gifts. Your idea of a romantic present may be radically different from theirs. The New Moon on the 18th marks a power struggle. If you’re single, it may be because you expect too much of a romantic partner. If you’re in a relationship, use the closing days of February to make amends. A little tenderness will go a long way.
Your broad minded optimism attracts lots of fans in early March. Don’t be surprised if you’re given an opportunity to study abroad or publish a book. The Full Moon on the 5th forces you to take a second look at your budget. You’ll have to make a few adjustments to cover increased expenses. A mentor will push you to expand your horizons at mid-month. You would be wise to follow this advice. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th brings an unexpected windfall. Put a good chunk of this money into savings, where it will protect you against financial uncertainty. A romance with someone who is much older or younger spices up the final days of the month. The two of you have lots to teach each other. If you’re already in a relationship, encourage your partner to develop their artistic talent. Your support will prompt your amour to reach a whole new level of success.

VIRGO August 24th – September 23rd

Love is in the air in the early days of February. If you’re single, you will meet someone special at a museum, concert, or theatre. Take this opportunity to rest and relax. A loving relative will offer to run errands for you. Don’t turn down this generous offer. Work becomes a lot easier as mid-month approaches. You’ll finally be able to get colleagues to return your calls. Valentine’s Day will be strained due to career commitments. Don’t be surprised if your partner is forced to stay late at the office. The New Moon on the 18th puts strain on a close relationship. Have a heart to heart discussion with your best friend or lover about the frustration you’re experiencing. Working from home will prove productive in the final days of February. It will be a relief to escape office politics.
Your love life will sizzle with excitement as March gets underway. Don’t expect much cooperation from colleagues, who will be annoyed by your dreamy expression. It’s hard to focus on work when you’re falling deeper and deeper in love. The Full Moon on the 5th makes it difficult to find time for yourself. It’s important to put your needs first, even at the risk of having an argument. Your best friend or lover will simply have to fare for themselves while you do the things you enjoy. A close relationship will get stronger at mid-month, when the two of you join forces on a creative project. The Solar Eclipse on the 20th will prompt you to launch a romance, business venture, or both. Two heads are much better than one on this magical day. Creating a budget is strongly advised towards the end of the month, when your financial priorities will change.

LIBRA September 24th – October 23rd

A deep emotional rapport with a romantic interest makes the first days of February positively fabulous. You’ll feel like you are walking on a cloud of love. You’ll be forced to choose between two invitations on Valentine’s Day. Someone is bound to be disappointed by your decision. The New Moon on the 18th marks an unwanted work assignment. As much as you will dislike working for a particular client, you will have to fulfil this job. Don’t be surprised when the customer continually changes their mind and places impossible demands on you. Fortunately, an attentive lover will be on hand to cheer you up. Schedule plenty of romantic dinners as February comes to a close. You will welcome these pleasant distractions, as they will remind you there is more to life than just work.
A hidden benefactor will come to the rescue with a domestic matter in early March. Don’t be surprised if someone gives you an inside tip on a property or investment deal. Taking advantage of this offer will result in a big, spacious home that is quite affordable. The Full Moon on the 5th brings an unpleasant secret to the fore. You will look at a colleague in a whole new light after this news comes out. An intimate relationship becomes a lot more serious during the second half of March. It looks like you and your amour are on the verge of making a serious commitment. If you already have a partner, they will come in to some extra money, which will benefit you. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th brings a fabulous work assignment. Getting paid to be creative is an answer to a prayer. The final days of March are perfect for adding decorative touches to your home.

SCORPIO October 24th – November 22nd

The opening days of February are wonderfully romantic. This is the perfect time to go on a luxurious holiday with your amour. If you’re single, head for a seaside resort. You’re sure to find love while strolling the beach or sipping a drink by the pool. If you have a job, you will be given a promotion or award. If you’re looking for one, you’ll find a position that draws on your expertise. This calls for a celebration. The 8th promises to be wonderfully seductive, when your partner works overtime to satisfy your sensual side. Valentine’s Day may be less satisfying, thanks to financial constraints. Try not to be too disappointed if you don’t receive the gift you wanted. The New Moon on the 18th warns against taking gambles you can’t afford. You’re better off keeping your money safe in the bank.
A promotion or high profile job will be awarded to you quite suddenly in early March. It’s good to know you have the confidence of your superiors. The Full Moon on the 5th tears you away from an attentive lover. Although you’d rather be locked in your amour’s arms, it’s better to attend a special occasion for your best friend. You’ll be able to quit a bad habit on or around the 6th, thanks to your terrific willpower. Resist the urge to do battle with a colleague in mid-March, or it will become impossible to do your work. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th is perfect for falling in love, getting engaged, or launching an art project. The final days of March will prove romantic, when your partner gives you a fabulous gift. Are you single? This is a great time to post a provocative profile on an online dating site.

SAGITTARIUS November 23rd – December 21st

New doors are about to open for you. It’s a relief to move into unfamiliar territory. Don’t overestimate your expertise on the 6th. If an instructor arrives on the scene, you would be wise to listen to their presentation. This is a rare opportunity to acquire marketable skills for free. You may feel fed up and moody on Valentine’s Day, thanks to a misunderstanding. Try not to take jokes too personally. The New Moon on the 18th forces you to be more realistic about a family matter. If a relative needs extra care or a different living arrangement, you will have some work to do. The end of February is perfect for spending quality time with your relatives.
Beware of promising more than you can deliver in the first days of March. Unexpected delays will force you to cancel a commitment. Extraordinary romantic luck is coming your way on the 3rd. If you’re looking for love, you will find it in an unusual place. If you’re already in a relationship, your amour will have some exciting news that benefits you both. The Full Moon on the 5th forces you to spend more time away from home than you would like. Career demands will require you to put in long hours at the office. If you’re out of work, you may get disappointing news about a job you wanted. Keep your chin up; better times are ahead. An opportunity to travel, write, or teach will arrive in mid-March. The Solar Eclipse on the 20th is perfect for finding a more spacious home or adding a member to your household.

CAPRICORN December 22nd – January 20th

Your positive attitude leads to a moneymaking opportunity in early February. A business executive admires your fiscal responsibility and may offer a lucrative contract. Your personal allure is very strong on the 8th, prompting a friend to confess a crush. Valentine’s Day could be stressful; thanks to some mixed messages you receive from your amour. If you’re single, this would be a good time to celebrate your independence. The New Moon on the 18th warns against signing contracts. A hidden clause will come back to haunt you later. Hold off on sealing the deal until the end of February, when you can negotiate a better arrangement. A business executive will respect the way you defend your interests. If you don’t hold your services in high esteem, nobody else will, either. Stand your ground as February turns to March.
The beginning of March augurs very well for your home life. If you’re looking for a place to live, search an up and coming neighbourhood. You could find a spacious place for an incredibly good price. Are you already happy with your abode? Think about making improvements to the bathroom or kitchen. Modern conveniences will add tremendous value to the place. The Full Moon on the 5th warns against getting into religious or political discussions. Although you’re offended by someone’s beliefs, you won’t be able to change them. It’s better to agree to disagree. Fighting will just undermine your reputation and make everyone around miserable. You will have to reconsider a spiritual matter in mid-March. Be willing to back away from a limiting philosophy. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th will prompt you to sign up for an art class. Developing your creativity will boost your self esteem and bring hidden talents to the surface.

AQUARIUS January 21st – February 19th

Your social life sparkles in the beginning of February. Attend as many parties as possible. An attentive lover will seek out your company, as will neighbours, colleagues and friends. If you’re in a relationship, be sure to devote this magical day to your amour. It’s important to set personal boundaries on the 6th, or an exuberant person will walk all over you. Valentine’s Day may be stressful, thanks to confusion over your social calendar. Make sure you don’t double book yourself at this confusing time. The New Moon on the 18th attracts a job, but there are strings attached. Accepting this position will keep you away from your friends, thanks to the unorthodox hours involved. A better opportunity in the creative field will come along as February turns to March.
Practice humility throughout the early days of March. A wonderful teacher will come forward to help you. Turning away their assistance will be a terrible waste. Open yourself to new ideas. Working with a group will allow you to turn a good idea into a great one. You’re sure to get some valuable feedback from the quirkiest members of the group. The Full Moon on the 5th forces you to dig down deep to pay a bill. You’ll have to be extra frugal throughout the rest of March. Big changes will impact your social circle on the 17th, forcing you to reassess several friendships. Prepare for some shocking secrets to come to light. A plum position will be offered on the 20th, when a Solar Eclipse improves your financial prospects. This job will give you an extra measure of freedom, which is a relief. The closing days of March are ideal for domestic pursuits of all kinds.

PISCES February 20th – March 20th

Your creative juices will flow freely at the beginning of February. There’s never been a better time to start writing a book, painting a picture, or joining a theatrical group. Choose whatever medium makes your heart sing with excitement. An influential friend will promote your artistry to an appreciative audience on the 8th. Valentine’s Day could turn out to be a deflating disappointment when your boss asks you to work late. The New Moon on the 18th warns against making drastic changes to your appearance. Don’t waste money on an expensive salon treatment you will later regret. It will be difficult to get time off work during the second half of February. Practicing a relaxation technique will help you keep stress at bay.
A lucrative job will fall in your lap in the opening days of March. The Full Moon on the 5th forces you to make some sacrifices for a neglected lover. If you’re single, it may be because you are unrealistic about how much time an intimate relationship requires. Money will come in quite quickly during the first half of March. Resist the urge to go on a wild shopping spree. You’re better off putting your earnings where they will work for you. You’ll be given a greater measure of freedom at work in mid-March, when a boss is too busy to monitor your progress. A Solar Eclipse on the 20th is ideal for transforming your appearance. Now is the time to get a salon treatment, cosmetic procedure, or dental work. Keep your mobile charged as March turns to April, because you’ll be fielding a lot of calls. That’s the price you have to pay for being popular.