Astro Weekly

SUNDAY, MAY 13, 2018

ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY 

May 13 – May 19, 2018

     ARIES (March 21-April 19): An emotional incident on the 13th will result in an unexpected change. Don’t let upset and anger create a worst-case scenario. Composure and restraint will be necessary. Protect your position and your reputation on the 14th and 15th. If you focus on work and getting ahead, you will come out on top. Personal change should be thought through carefully on the 16th and 17th before you put your plans into play. Spend time giving back, not taking what you can get. Keep busy on the 18th and 19th. Getting things done around the house or helping an organization you believe in will make you feel good and ward off any complaints or criticism. Aim to please and avoid discord.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Go about your business on the 13th and let everyone else do the same. The less complaining or interference, the more you will accomplish. Secrets are best kept that way. Learn all you can on the 14th and 15th. The better prepared you are, the easier it will be to persuade others to support and help you accomplish your goals. A partnership opportunity should be seriously considered. Don’t let anyone take advantage of you on the 16th and 17th. A misunderstanding will result in emotional upset. Keep someone who has hurt you at arm’s length. A trip, conference or spending time with relatives on the 18th and 19th will result in gathering information that will help you make an important decision.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Insecurities will mount on the 13th if you let someone mess with your mind. If you want sound advice, ask an expert, not someone you cannot trust. Deal with institutions on the 14th and 15th. The sooner you clear up unfinished business, the easier it will be to move forward. Ask questions if there are things you don’t understand. Base your decisions on facts. Put more thought into personal matters on the 16th and 17th. Make your feelings clear and find out where you stand. Refuse to let anger take over on the 18th and 19th. Situations may be uncertain, but that’s no reason to make a fuss. Take your time and gather facts.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Stay grounded and focused on what you are trying to accomplish on the 13th. Creative hobbies will lead to interesting encounters and future plans. Align yourself with people who share your point of view. An opportunity will open up on the 14th and 15th through someone you have worked with in the past. Make plans to reconnect and talk about old times; it will evolve into something that will be worth your while. Getting involved in secret activities on the 16th and 17th may create uncertainty between you and someone suspicious you are withholding information. Put more thought and effort into an important relationship on the 18th and 19th. Change might be the only way to achieve personal happiness.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Waiting for someone else to make a move on the 13th will not get you where you want to be. Make decisions that will have an impact on your life in order to control your future. You’ll face difficulties at home or at work on the 14th and 15th if you or someone you are dealing with is overbearing, extravagant or emotionally overreacting. The people you connect with on the 16th and 17th might not be your best choice. Truth matters, and if you are uncertain about what you are being told, you are better off taking a pass and sticking to those offering greater stability. Tidy up your space on the 18th and 19th, or make room to start a new hobby.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You’ll be thirsty for knowledge on the 13th. Getting together with older relatives will lead to conversations that will clear up some of the mysteries regarding your family heritage. A business trip or educational pursuit on the 14th and 15th will bring positive results. Refuse to let your personal life interfere with your chance to advance. Someone will withhold information from you on the 16th and 17th. Mixing business with pleasure will backfire. Someone you thought you could trust will let you down. Your involvement with friends, your lover or youngsters on the 18th and 19th will brighten your day. Share information and listen to those with more experience. A romantic gesture will improve your personal relationship with someone special.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Financial security should be on your mind on the 13th. Make adjustments to the way you live in order to save more. Demands will be made if you incur excessive debt. Alter the way you live on the 14th and 15th in order to cut your overhead. Renting out a room or updating your utilities to make sure your place runs more efficiently will help. Personal improvements can be made on the 16th and 17th. Picking up more skills, looking more professional or updating your resume to suit the current job market will help. Don’t let an emotional incident ruin time spent with family on the 18th and 19th. It’s important to get along if you are asking for help.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don’t worry about what others do on the 13th. It’s not up to you to pick up the pieces or pay for others’ mistakes. Look out for your own interests and stabilize your position. Take a stance when it comes to protecting your assets and your possessions on the 14th and 15th. A change of heart will develop if someone lets you down. Do what you can on the 16th and 17th, but don’t act on hearsay or someone’s promise. Research and observation will pay off. Make plans with a friend, relative or your lover on the 18th and 19th; it will bring you closer together. A challenge you handle in conjunction with someone will lead to future plans.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Get moving. If you want to make a change on the 13th, take action. Don’t wait for someone to step in and take over. Look for the best solution and put your plan into motion. You’ll be expected to pull your weight on the 14th and 15th. Hard work will pay off and deter anyone from making a complaint. Honesty and integrity will be in your best interest. Emotions will surface on the 16th and 17th. Before you try to cover up something you don’t want to share, consider the consequences if what you are trying to hide is revealed. Demands will be put on you on the 18th and 19th. Take care of family affairs before you run out of options.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Keep your thoughts to yourself on the 13th. Listen and you’ll have a better idea of how to approach a sensitive subject. Change is inevitable. Don’t settle for less on the 14th and 15th. If you want something, be willing to do the work. Positive changes at home will bring you closer to the ones you love. A personal change you make on the 16th and 17th will make you feel good. Getting along with your peers will be difficult if you share personal information. Keep your secrets and your passwords hidden. Make a point to express your feelings on the 18th and 19th. Clearing up any uncertainty that prevails will bring you closer to someone you love.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Stay focused on self-improvement, love and doing things that are related to family. Children and romantic partners should be priorities. Don’t let confusion set in on the 14th and 15th due to a conversation you have with someone spouting off assumptions when it’s facts you need to hear before you take action. Walk away from anyone meddling in your affairs. Go over any little detail on the 16th and 17th that will influence your home environment or an important personal relationship. Only adjust what’s necessary. Explore your options on the 18th and 19th. Your research will give you a bird’s-eye view of what’s possible for you to achieve. Put a plan together and move forward.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t be fooled on the 13th into thinking there is only one way to do things. Taking a different approach will make you stand out. Someone will show interest and make you a proposition. Getting together with someone you used to work with on the 14th and 15th will lead to new beginnings. Listen to what’s being offered, and negotiate on your own behalf. Not everyone will be in your corner on the 16th and 17th. Listen carefully and only share information that is pertinent to what you are trying to accomplish. An opportunity is apparent on the 18th and 19th. Be ready to take advantage of whatever comes your way. A joint venture will perk your interest.

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Eugenia Last