SUNDAY, JANUARY 12, 2020
ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY by Eugenia Last
January 12 – January 18, 2020
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Test your beliefs, question your motives, and determine your next move on the 12th and 13th. Think before you say yes to something you haven’t had time to research. If you overreact on the 14th and 15th, you will give someone the wrong impression. Rely on your experience and skills, coupled with your ability to pull things together quickly to keep you from making a mistake. Be patient to avoid having to do things over. A trip on the 16th and 17th will be informative and offer solutions to a dilemma you have regarding how to fit in the plans someone close to you is making. You will face differences on the 18th, but a frank discussion will help you bypass any roadblock you encounter.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You’ll have more options than you realize on the 12th and 13th. Plan your strategy for the future by checking out courses or apprenticeships that interest you. Look outside your local area for opportunities or set up an interview that can lead to greater prosperity. Take on a challenging activity on the 14th and 15th, and it will motivate you to make subtle improvements to improve your stamina, appeal and showmanship. Use intelligence, not force, to get your way. Observe, but don’t indulge on the 16th and 17th. Learn from a mistake others make. Change can be rewarding if appropriately handled. Pour your heart into relationships that are important to you on the 18th. Let your actions speak for you.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): An emotional matter will result in a change of plans on the 12th and 13th. Don’t make assumptions or believe everything you hear. Gather facts and take decisive action. The choices you have will confuse you on the 14th and 15th. Consider where you can make the most significant difference, and put your time and energy to work. Your multitasking expertise will pay off. Do your best on the 16th and 17th to maneuver your way one step closer to your current goals. Use your imagination, and you will impress everyone. Become the bright star you know you can be. Keep track of your spending habits on the 18th. Generosity is a kind gesture, but being in debt will add stress to your life.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Nurture relationships that have suffered in the past on the 12th and 13th. It’s time to make amends and to show kindness and patience. Recognize and use your skills to make your life and those you share with a better place. Make changes to your home on the 14th and 15th that will add to your comfort, affordability and convenience. Don’t let a friend or family member upset you on the 16th and 17th. Follow your heart, and do something special with someone who depends on you, and it will enrich your life. Let your free spirit rise to the surface on the 18th. Have some fun with the ones you love, and you’ll improve your experience from top to bottom.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): An older relative or friend will help you out on the 12th and 13th by offering insight, experience and wisdom. Networking is favored as long as you don’t let emotions and feelings get in the way. You can promote, present and persuade others to follow you, support you and even pay your way on the 14th and 15th. You’ll be in control and ready to make things happen. Be objective on the 16th and 17th. Surround yourself with people you enjoy spending time with, and consider how best to move forward. Someone you thought you could count on will disappoint you on the 18th. Adapting to situations that are out of your control will be necessary.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Control your emotions on the 12th and 13th, or a situation will surface that warrants defending your principles, beliefs and plans. Honesty, along with a reserved attitude, will keep enemies at a safe distance. Reconsider what you want on the 14th and 15th and how best to proceed. Speak up without using malice or criticism. An articulate speech will make a lasting impression. Someone close to you will use emotional tactics to win your support on the 16th and 17th. Ask questions and gather facts before making a poor decision based on invalid information. Call upon those you know you can trust on the 18th to help you make a lifestyle change. A move or diversion will be exhilarating.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Spend more time sorting through personal documents to find out exactly where you stand financially on the 12th and 13th. If you ignore what others tell you or ask for, you’ll miscalculate your next move. You have to be straight about the way you feel and what you want to do on the 14th and 15th if you want others to take you seriously. Being secretive will bring an inadequate response. A problem at home on the 16th and 17th may lead to uncertainty. Don’t give in to emotional manipulation. Don’t let the past ruin what you have or your future. Change the way you handle money and relationships on the 18th. Use your talents, intelligence and time to advance, not to argue over expendable situations.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take the initiative on the 12th and 13th to make things happen. It’s essential to follow through, even if you don’t feel fully prepared. Trust in yourself and your ability to bring about positive change. Use your creative genius to cut corners and to persuade others to pitch in and help on the 14th and 15th. An adjustment will encourage you to rethink how best to make the most with what you’ve got. Refuse to give anyone the upper hand on the 16th and 17th or get into emotional mind games that will slow you down. You have to stick up for your rights on the 18th and know when to walk away. Concentrate on personal improvements.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Learn to adapt and use whatever is doable to your advantage on the 12th and 13th. Someone will try to make you look incompetent or try to dismantle what you are doing. Secure your position, and prepare to take on a challenge. Don’t overspend on the 14th and 15th, or someone will point out your excessive behavior as a weakness. Someone from your past will offer false hope. Learn not to rely on anyone but yourself. Uncertainty regarding your position will set in on the 16th and 17th. Don’t take anything or anyone for granted or let anyone take advantage of you. Take an intelligent approach when wheeling and dealing. Plan to relax on the 18th with someone who doesn’t put demands on you.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take advantage of an opportunity that pops up on the 12th and 13th, and you will be pleased with what transpires. Your ability to swivel and wheel and deal will make others marvel at your effortless determination and willpower. Detail and precision will pay off on the 14th and 15th. Articulate what you want others to do and what you are willing to offer to ensure things get done your way. Money or contractual deals will turn in your favor. Take time to enjoy life on the 16th and 17th with the people you love. Less criticism and more praise will encourage better relationships. Set your priorities straight on the 18th, and do something beautiful for someone you love. Romance is encouraged.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Opportunities are within reach on the 12th and 13th if you are open to change. Be more diverse regarding how you use your skills and offer them with confidence. Keep the momentum flowing on the 14th and 15th, and execute what you have to provide to a multitude of people. The platform you choose to launch your plans should not limit your prospects. Look over your budget on the 16th and 17th, and consider your priorities and how best to allocate funds. Listen to advice, but don’t back away from your dream. A couple of adjustments should help you get things up and running. Refuse to let your emotions cost you on the 18th. Question your motives before you make a move.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Take better care of your physical and emotional well-being on the 12th and 13th. Don’t take on too much or exhaust your resources. Step up and make a difference on the 14th and 15th by providing a service or offering your time to a cause that’s important to you. Share your feelings with someone you love, and make plans that will bring you closer together. You may think you have everything under control on the 16th and 17th, but someone you least expect will let you down. Prepare for whatever comes your way, but refrain from making assumptions and acting in haste. Make time for someone you love on the 18th, and the rewards you get in return will improve your life.
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