Astro Weekly

SUNDAY, JULY 23, 2017


July 23 – July 29, 2017

     ARIES (March 21-April 19): Pitch in and get things done on the 23rd. Working alongside someone who is as energetic as you will bring you closer together and spark talks regarding new projects. Personal improvement as well as travel and romance are highlighted. Find out information firsthand on the 25th, 26th and 27th. It’s important to get your facts straight before you make changes that will affect your relationship with someone you work with. Personal information is best not made public. On the 28th and 29th, don’t get caught off-guard. Have your plans in place and your mind set on reaching your goal regardless of the pressure someone puts on you to do things differently. Trust your instincts.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Hold your ground on the 23rd and 24th if someone tries to talk you into something you feel uncertain about. Be prepared to walk away and do your own thing. The choice you make should be based on your comfort and the level of trust you feel regarding anyone you are dealing with personally or professionally. On the 25th, 26th and 27th, you’ll gain greater insight into what others are thinking if you listen attentively and ask pertinent questions. Knowledge regarding personal situations will encourage you to protect your assets and your reputation. Overreacting on the 28th and 29th will not help matters. Look at all sides of a situation before you add your thoughts and opinions.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Make positive changes at home on the 23rd and 24th. Feeling good about the way you live or your surroundings will encourage you to invite friends over or spend more time enjoying the comforts of home instead of going out and spending money elsewhere. Emotional matters will crop up on the 25th, 26th and 27th when dealing with others. Emotional manipulation is apparent, and it will be important not to let anyone take advantage of your generosity. Be upfront about your concerns and what you want to see happen. Take any opportunity on the 28th and 29th to enjoy spending time with someone you love. Children, your lover or a close friend will have a positive influence on you.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Believe in yourself, your knowledge and your skills on the 23rd and 24th. Test your ideas and plans, and you’ll come up with something unique that will encourage you to do your own thing. Pursue your dreams. Take your time on the 25th, 26th and 27th when dealing with domestic matters or a concern you have regarding a partnership with someone. Use common sense and look for practical solutions, and you will avoid a costly mistake. If someone puts pressure on you, back away. On the 28th and 29th, excess, indulgence, overreacting or making unnecessary purchases will leave you feeling stressed and confused. Keep your life and your conversations diplomatic and simple. Observation is your best resource.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take advantage of an unexpected opening or a change that comes your way on the 23rd and 24th. A promise someone makes will turn out to be helpful and give you a chance to accomplish more. Love and romance are in the stars. Money matters aren’t likely to be crystal clear on the 25th and 26th. Listen carefully, and you’ll discover someone has something to hide or a motive behind his or her generosity. Don’t let anyone limit what you can do. Take on a new task on the 28th and 29th. A short trip to visit a friend or relative will help you resolve a concern you have. Put some muscle behind the changes you want to make to your living quarters.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your personal data, information, passwords, etc. should be kept tucked away in a safe place on the 23rd and 24th. Someone will use unusual channels to gather information about you. Protect against identity theft. Take care of business on the 25th, 26th and 27th, and move on to activities that you find more enjoyable. Pay attention to what’s being said, but don’t get dragged into a conversation that is leading up to selling you something you don’t need. Walk away from anyone putting demands on you. On the 28th and 29th, consider your vocational goals and how you can best reach your destination. An online job site will offer a post that sparks your interest.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): On the 23rd and 24th, participating in a group effort that will bring about positive change will be exhilarating. Your compassion and input will grab the attention of someone special. Romance and personal growth are featured. Think twice on the 25th, 26th and 27th before you travel or deal with medical, financial or legal institutions. Difficulties will arise, and confusion will set in. Make sure you have your documents in order and your facts straight. Don’t offer personal information unless specified by the authorities. Personal changes can be made on the 28th and 29th that will make you feel more confident and prepared to pursue your personal and professional goals. Spend time with someone who makes you laugh.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Be aware of what’s happening around you on the 23rd and 24th. Ignoring what others are up to will leave you vulnerable when change takes place. Observation, not judgment or retaliation, is all that’s required for now. Emotional spending will not make you feel better on the 25th, 26th and 27th. Get your finances in order and make solid plans that will ensure your assets grow instead of becoming depleted. Proper diet and exercise will be necessary to ease stress and maintain good health. Work on self-betterment and being more aware of what you are capable of doing on the 28th and 29th. Your past experiences will help you make a wiser choice when dealing with emotional matters and partnerships.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Make plans to head out on a new adventure on the 23rd and 24th. Your enthusiasm will help you get others involved in your plans. A physical challenge will push you to outdo anyone who tries to compete against you. On the 25th, 26th and 27th, an incident involving someone you feel responsible for will leave you feeling uncertain and confused. Keep an open mind, but don’t give in to unrealistic demands someone makes. Deception is apparent. Spend time with someone you love on the 28th and 29th. Family friends or your lover will encourage you to follow your heart and your dreams. Make a promise and follow through with your plans. Now is not the time to procrastinate.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Check over your personal papers and financial records on the 23rd and 24th. A partnership is likely to cost you if you don’t handle someone’s sporadic behavior properly. Have a secondary plan ready to put in place. On the 25th, 26th and 27th, your subtle but cautious way of handling your personal affairs will prove beneficial with regard to legal matters. Keeping accurate records will pay off and keep anyone trying to take advantage of you at arm’s length. Emotional deception and manipulation is apparent with regard to financial and legal matters. An inappropriate gesture on the 28th and 29th should be a red flag to keep your distance from someone or from a situation that is unstable.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You’ve got everything to gain on the 23rd and 24th if you step up and help others as well as speak up about what you want to see happen in your neighborhood and at home. Aim to please, and you will get the support and help you need to forge ahead. Someone will limit what you can do on the 25th, 26th and 27th if you show vulnerability. Don’t give in to someone trying to bully you into taking on more responsibility. Turn the tables by focusing on your personal growth and physical appearance. You’ll see an opportunity on the 28th and 29th to put your skills to good use and possibly make a little extra cash at the same time.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Look at all your options on the 23rd and 24th when assessing how you earn your living. A change can be made, but you will have to make some tough decisions and follow through if you are going to be successful. Emotional disillusionment or an inability to see things clearly will leave you in a defenseless position on the 25th, 26th and 27th. Dealing with someone who tends to be bossy will require you to take a step back and consider your next move. On the 28th and 29th, be creative in the way you handle your personal finances and records. Don’t leave your possessions out in the open or give anyone access to your passwords or personal information.

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