By Flo Higgins
Outgoing, full of energy and in need of plenty of action describes the Aries born this week. No matter what they undertake from birth to death Aries does it with plenty of vim and vigor.
An Aries is a born leader. They will lead no matter where they are or what they are doing. This fire sign will take over whether it is on the home front, the battlefield or the business world. They will make it known they are in charge.
They will have the loudest voice, the greatest commands or the strongest arms – whatever is necessary to show they are in charge.
Their energy is unstoppable, their manner is usually loud and their love of all things under their control never stops. Aries ruled by Mars can accomplish things the rest of us call impossible.
People born this week: Michele Bachman, April 6, 1956; Francis Coppola, April 7, 1939; Julian Lennon, April 8, 1963; Jackie Evancho, April 9, 2000; Haley Joel Osment, April 10, 1988; Ethel Kennedy, April 11, 1928; Vince Gill, April 12, 1957.
Emotions will calm down and life will get back to an even mark for most of us as the full moon for April passes on Friday. Mercury is direct and we all can start projects that have been on hold for a while.
Mars remains in Virgo allowing some Virgo, Gemini, Sagittarius and Pisces people to really be up in arms as they face the energy of Mars.
Jeremy Lin, the new Knicks basketball star will be out for some time because of a knee injury. A Virgo, Lin will be out of commission for at least six weeks.
Katie Couric, a Capricorn, was back on early morning TV this week on “Good Morning America” and not to be beat in the ratings Katie’s old TV home, “The Today Show” had Sarah Palin, an Aquarian, sitting in to attract some viewers.
Katie has a good chance since she is a pro, plus she has Jupiter trining her sun.
Aries (March 21 to April 20) The jolly changes Uranus can bring into your life is now facing a few people who celebrate their birthdays this week. But since many Aries feel change is good, this is a delightful season of the year. It is a time of adjustment and maybe some conflict. But good will come out of it all; so get ready for some moving around.
Taurus (April 21 to May 20) Expect some vast improvements in your love life and you won’t be disappointed. Jupiter in floating through Taurus and will bring plenty of opportunity your way. Take advantage of the new folks passing by – one could certainly be a soul mate.
Gemini (May 21 to June 20) Expect the unexpected this week and keep saying yes and you will have one happy time. An old friend could turn up on your doorstep for the holidays and bring plenty of good cheer. Also, leaving one situation that has become boring could open doors to a challenging adventure with plenty of perks coming your way.
Cancer (June 21 to July 20) Your turn is coming and if you have been hard at work trying to please others you will win the prize. If you have ignored the rules of fair play then expect someone to do the same to you. You will love the coming weekends and the big venture just around the corner for you. Send cards.
Leo (July 21 to August 20) Emphasis should now be on getting the important tasks done before anyone else. If you want to win the top honors then do the work. You will be number one in everyone’s book. This is your time to shine; just avoid overextending your time and self.
Virgo (August 21 to September 20) Just because life appears upside down does not mean it will stay that way very long. The full moon is over and you should be feeling tip-top and should have plenty of energy. Take that energy and ignore the nonsense around you and do your job. You will be happy you did.
Libra (September 21 to October 20) You can’t afford to do anything but move forward and listen to your inner self. Now is the time to avoid daydreaming and get serious. If you can do that you will come out the winner in every game you play. An old pal is willing to help in your latest venture. All you need do is ask.
Scorpio (October 21 to November 20) Make your decisions carefully and you will never need worry about past events happening again. Making big moves now is a great idea but go slowly and only move on things after much serious thought. Otherwise, you will be caught in one more losing game of chance.
Sagittarius (November 21 to December 20) Distractions from outside your personal circle of pals could create problems. So stay close to home and don’t let anyone create havoc around you. When you feel any upset, move to the other side of the space and avoid unnecessary interference. If you don’t, then good-bye projects.
Capricorn (December 21 to January 20) It is time to get serious and plan your future money making moves. Take your business interests on a social adventure and expect to make some big bucks. You won’t be disappointed. New money is heading your way on the wings of a soul mate. Your time has come if you are prepared.
Aquarius (January 21 to February 20) It might be time to get caught up on unfinished business before you start anything else new. Just make sure you keep in touch with old pals and then start your new adventures. In that way you will have a full calendar. An old friend needs you more than ever, so don’t wander too far.
Pisces (February 21 to March 20) Reflecting on some of your old ventures could give you some sharp ideas concerning the future. Try a day or two of daydreaming now that Neptune is in Pisces and it could be the best thing you ever do for yourself. A new BFF could also appear on the horizon.
Email astrologer Flo Higgins at firstname.lastname@example.org.