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FOR RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2012
Mischievous Mercury reminds us that we're still not in the clear; any moment could bring the next cosmic prank. However, the moon in Gemini has something to say about this: Bring it on! The Gemini moon is quick, bright and versatile, helping us to lean into every new twist and enjoy the adventure of not knowing exactly what is to come.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). You'll be brilliant at calming yourself down so that you can take on potentially stressful challenges. You'll take controlled action instead of reacting from a place of fear and anxiety.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Grudges don't harm anyone except the person who holds them. You'll let a grievance go for this reason, and also because there are too many far more pleasant things on which to focus.
GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Just as furry animals get fluffier when they're apprehensive or angered, something may happen to make your "fur" stand on end momentarily. Another person will find it reassuring to know that you care.
CANCER (June 22-July 22). You know what you're good at. You'll apply yourself in your area of expertise and easily accomplish what others cannot do but by the uttermost exertion of their abilities.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). The journey is long, and what happens today is not a solid indicator of all that will happen. There will come a day when the forces that once seemed to keep you out of a certain "club" will instead be inviting you in.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). What makes today fun is that you'll be in just the kind of mood to throw yourself into situations, mix things up and see what happens. If you make a mistake, you'll soon recover.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Exciting projects are incredibly labor intensive. By the end of the day, you may feel that the better part of your energy has been poured into one rather frivolous endeavor that somehow still seems worthwhile.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). By late morning, you'll feel ready to take on the world. You're likely to get caught in the middle of a conflict. Responding well to the situation at hand takes a high level of energy and awareness.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You have a serious responsibility to yourself. If you're not loving and caring for yourself as though you were one of the most important people in the whole world, you're ducking that responsibility.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). If your resources were cards, you would play them as though you'd been dealt the best hand in the history of the game.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You'll be wondering whom you can trust. Don't waste time with those who inspire doubt in you. Put the people who always take your call or who call you back immediately on the top of your list.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). You feel that you could be more effective if you maximized a certain relationship or grew it into something strong. Improved and more frequent communication will begin the process.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (March 28). You will diversify this year, letting go of the known route in favor of adventure. A fresh assignment brings success in a relatively short amount of time. In June, you'll enjoy improved behavior and performance from those who are accountable to you in some way. A coach or loving partner spurs you to personal heights in August. Capricorn and Libra people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 8, 40, 2, 12 and 30.
ASTROLOGICAL QUESTIONS: "I'm thinking of moving my daughter to a new school. It's a hard choice this far into the school year, but she doesn't seem to be learning much or enjoying herself, and the situation isn't getting any better. What do you think about this kind of big change for an 11-year-old Aquarius?"
You are wise to respond to her signals by making a drastic move. Aquarius children tend to be highly intelligent and require continual intellectual challenge, and the change will provide her with both. Another trait that many Aquarius children have is a strong susceptibility to peer pressure. They are experimental by nature and are often willing to try on the opinions, attitudes and cultures of their friends "for size," even if it's not really who they are at heart. Being around a new group of students and different teachers, even if it's only for a few weeks, would be better than staying in a situation you know isn't working and may even be harmful. Additionally, it sends a message to your Aquarius that whatever is going on, change is always an option. She's not stuck, and you have her back.
CELEBRITY PROFILES: Fiery Aries country star Reba McEntire was born under a versatile Gemini moon, promising a razor wit and a knack for creating an easy rapport with all different types of people — a skill that's served her well in her multifaceted career. An actress, author and clothing designer, as well, McEntire's Venus in Aquarius reveals that her first love may very well be philanthropy and the joy of giving back.
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