Aries The Ram (March 20-April 19)
You may have some bright ideas, but the circumstances force you to wait. This is a rare time for Aries in which your feelings or your body tell you to stop, in no uncertain terms. It is hard on the nerves, but this time will pass and you will be on the move once again.
For All Signs: The New Moon of March 22 is particularly striking and suggests meaningful events will emerge during the few days before or after this week. Many will feel a compulsion to start something new at this time, in spite of the fact that it is ill-advised by the rest of the cosmic weather. If a bright idea occurs to you, check it out for the next three weeks before you sink money or time into it. You need to gather details and ensure that others will like it, too. On the other hand, if the muse has visited you with an artistic idea, go for it.
Taurus: People of the past may resurface. You will be glad to see these individuals, but it is just as likely you will be reminded why they are no longer in your life. Somehow they are associated with old wounds, and you would just as soon let those memories go back to the ethers.
Gemini: You might be rethinking a plan related to your career or work in the world. You probably need to research the details before making a commitment. If you have already committed, then soon you will discover whatever errors or flaws exist so they can be rectified.
Cancer: You have cause to feel proud of an accomplishment this week. Authority figures or others will be singing your praises. This is a good time to request favors of those who have a certain amount of power. The work environment is especially favorable now.
Leo: Use care with all high-tech equipment this week. It is better to avoid a new purchase in this arena while Mercury is retrograde. Back up all your data — losses are possible right now. You may experience surprises from the sectors of education, publishing, or the law. Travel could be complex.
Virgo: It probably seems as though you can hardly get a breath because there are so many around you who need your attention. This is hard on your nerves and you have the right to call "time out!" when you need a break. You need exercise to help ground you when there are so many demands.
Libra: You may have a tendency during this period to slide into old and outmoded patterns of emotional behavior. Maybe this will be brought on by the re-entry of someone in your life. While it may be fun for a short time, very quickly you will become fatigued with it and shake loose of that outdated habit.
Scorpio: This looks like a week in which uncomfortable circumstances develop that bear a strong kinship to your past. It could go back far enough to trigger family of origin material. You could be overreacting to a situation in the "now" as though you were a child with no personal resources. Make an effort to stay in the moment.
Sagittarius: Activities involving romance, travel and play of any kind are favored. It is a good time to take your children on an outing to expose them to a greater world. You also have positive aspects for travel, education and publishing. What's not to like?
Capricorn: Life moves slowly this week. Waiting for the bureaucracy (rules) and paperwork causes you to feel as though you are dragging an anchor. You might just as well take a mental health break. Don't waste energy expecting the activity to begin any minute.
Aquarius: Most of the action occurs in the third house of communications, short distance travels, involvements with siblings, roommates and neighbors. Double-check all incoming information for errors and be sure the Other has heard you accurately. Give attention to small things, such as keys, tickets and billfolds.
Pisces: One or more people may attempt to provoke you into a disagreement. Do your best to sidestep that now. Whomever strikes the first blow while Mars is retrograde will live to regret it. Protect yourself if you must, but let the Other make the first move.
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