Seeing isn't a simple process, and seeing things like reality, truth and beauty is even more complex. It takes time to develop the powers of perception that will bring such concepts to bear on what the eyes rest on. Sagittarius lunar vibes say, "Keep looking." Describe what you see, too, because language will shape and deepen your perception.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). In the morning, you'll have the courage to blast past what held you back yesterday. Do it like the ram that is the symbol for your sign. Put your head down and run.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20). This is not about talent. Rather, it's a matter of gaining skills. The universe seems to be pushing you toward the skill you need most. Hone in on this; it's worth your focused time.
GEMINI (May 21-June 21). There's a juicy challenge coming your way, like an assignment you've been waiting for or one you've feared but are completely ready for. The endeavor will grow you in the perfect direction.
CANCER (June 22-July 22). Family will support you, though you may have to be explicit in your directions about how best to do this, otherwise you get what you get. It may be obvious to you but other people just won't see it unless you lead them there.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You know where you're going, and that gives you a distinct advantage. The confidence and naturalness that goes along with this knowledge is something people sense and yield to.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). One way you show your love is to kid around a bit, bring a little levity to the picture and relate to people in a way that lets them know they are on the inside, close enough to you that the relationship can bear a little good-natured ribbing.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). It's easy enough now, but this is only the beginning. At some point, you'll need to apply the sort of gritty stamina and white-knuckled form of courage that the Finnish call "sisu." Don't worry; it will be there when you need it.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Go ahead and air your feelings, but do it the way you'd air a slightly shaken bottle of club soda, half a cap twist at a time. Otherwise, an unpleasant surprise will be had by all.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You wisely realize that standing on the precipice of something dangerously grand doesn't make you the master of all that's below. Do not let your position mesmerize you from your firm footing.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You'd gladly let go of what was holding you back, if only you knew what it was. Don't ask your friends. Their answers come with baggage. An admired mentor (possibly speaking from the pages of a book) has your answer.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). Even when you're mad at someone, you find it much easier to be nice, which usually leads to eventually forgetting all about why you're mad at someone. However, some slights are better to remember, just to avoid a repeat.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Is fickleness a mood, or is it a sign that it's time for you to move on? Both. The mood is inspired by a sneaking suspicion that you've opened all the doors that can be opened in this endeavor and new challenges await elsewhere.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Feb. 26). This solar return sees you ambitious, powerful and ready to take on the world. What's even better is that you're thoughtful about your challenges and choose to step back to understand them better. You'll gain comprehensive knowledge, formulate a vision, bring together a team and be truly unstoppable. Aries and Gemini adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 6, 20, 4, 44 and 19.
ASTROLOGICAL QUESTION: "I just moved into a new house, and I'm a Taurus so obviously I'm eager to interior decorate! Do you have any ideas for me?"
Your ruling planet Venus is a demanding diva with impossible standards, a rock star with an extensive rider. When it comes to the home environment, your ruling Venus has imbued you with impeccable taste, which can be experienced as fortunate or unfortunate, depending on your budget. Regardless, you'll find a way to make it work. Because for Taurus, home is where you store the Veuve Clicquot. It's your opulent palace, even if it's only a studio apartment. Ultimately, you hope visitors will be impressed by a few high-end items you've collected over the years. What? You haven't collected them yet? That's what swap meets and thrift stores are for. Used and vintage furniture will give you far more bang for your designer buck. Just remember that you don't have to do it all at once. Take your time and only buy you what you love. Style doesn't have to be costly. Strike a balance between elegance and extravagance.
CELEBRITY PROFILES: Among the most popular attractions in Nashville Tennessee is the Johnny Cash museum, which celebrates the "Man in Black" born today in 1932. The much revered, and widely imitated, Pisces musician is another example of an old soul who found his calling early in life. Cash began singing as a small boy on his family's farm. Natal sun, Mercury and Mars were all in Pisces for Cash, with lucky Jupiter in Leo.
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