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The full moon in Virgo suggests that this is the moment to get back to basics. The top priority is safety and health. Everything builds to that end. It's not just about sticking to secure situations and activities, getting exercise or eating foods that nurture your body, though. Your happiness is a key piece of the puzzle. Do your joy.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). You're careful to celebrate the big events in the lives of others, but you don't wait for big events to show people how much you care about them. You'll be on many "favorite" lists.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20). A compulsive sense of urgency compels you to achieve more in less time. But is this sense of hurry really necessary? It's not so good for your heart. Try to take things slow.
GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You won't be content to know that you did your best unless your best was enough to get the job done. You won't be happy until you know that you did what it took to get the job done.
CANCER (June 22-July 22). It's been said that your life can't go according to plan if you have no plan. It's also been said that when you make a plan, the gods laugh. So which is it? You'll see a little of both schools of thought at work in your life.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Sometimes what you would like to do is not actually the most important thing, and that's why it never fits properly into your schedule. Trust that you always have time for what you think is truly important.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). You like to be thought of as a considerate person. By the same token, you have no interest in being taken advantage of by those who can't appreciate the thought you put into relationships.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You'll be making "notes to self" all day long. It will help you to write them down, or you're likely to forget. Writing helps you mentally organize yourself even if you don't save what you've written.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). You're onto something; you just don't know what it is quite yet. Look at what you've covered and where you're going next. Record and explore new ideas. Be patient, and allow yourself to drift.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You want to inspire others like you have been inspired by the greats. Living well is the key. Your life will be more of an inspiration than your words ever could be.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You have a feisty spirit, and you like to say the kind of funny things that make people wonder whether or not you're really kidding. Probably even you won't know the answer to that question.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Your creativity will be strengthened by a lackadaisical attitude toward rules and structure. Later, you'll have to get with the so-called "program," but for now you're better off doing your own thing.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (March 8). You haven't a clue what's coming, and the surprise of that makes life interesting for you this year. A fantastic new circle of friends will celebrate your ideas and support your plans. You provide what family needs in June. September is your time to invest deeply in your own dream. Aquarius and Sagittarius people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 5, 21, 24, 40 and 19.
COSMIC CONFIDENCE: In the age of Facebook and YouTube, there are more opportunities than ever before to project yourself in a public forum. Your astrological sign offers unique insight to help you gain the confident edge that will make others take notice and give you the right kind of attention. So what's your cosmic advantage?
SAGITTARIUS: You're one of the most confident signs of the zodiac, but you probably don't know that. In the same way that flowers can't recognize their own beauty and grizzly bears don't think of themselves as mightily ferocious, you have this talent that's so close to you that you can't even see it.
Your challenge is to control and focus all of this wild energy in a way that will best serve you. A worthy purpose gives you a focal point. For a purpose to be worthy, it must be: 1. Something you've never done before. 2. Something that stretches you in ways you're slightly uncomfortable with. 3. Something you cannot do on your own.
You instincts are excellent, so a purpose like this shouldn't be hard to find. In fact, you'll likely be inexplicably drawn to it.
CELEBRITY PROFILES: The luminous Pisces actress Juliette Binoche, known affectionately as "La Binoche," is one of the most internationally famous actresses of her generation. Her Pisces sun, Mercury and Mars indicate remarkable imagination, talent and great powers of empathy. Venus in artistic and beauty-oriented Libra represents a tenacious spirit.
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