ARIES (March 21-April 19):
It's an ideal time for you to throw a party for all the
people you've ever been and all the different selves who live within you now.
Invite the teenager who once seethed with frustrated potential and the
four-year-old who loved nothing more than to play. Include the hopeful
complainer who stands in the shadows and dares you to ask for more, as well as
the brave hero who comes out every now and then to attempt seemingly impossible
feats of happiness. Don't forget any of the various personalities who have
contributed to making you who you are. Celebrate your internal diversity.
Marvel at how good you are at changing.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Novelists and actors make a living by
using their imaginations to create fictional stories. In recent years there has
emerged a new group of workers whose pretending skills also earn them money.
They make imaginary weapons, armor, potions, and other computer-generated gear
to sell to people who play online role-playing games like World of Warcraft. I
bring this to your attention, Taurus, because you're in a favorable phase to
put your imagination to work in practical ways that increase your prosperity
and security. As soon as you're finished reading this horoscope, start
brainstorming about specific things you could do to convert fantasies into
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): I'm pleased to be able to offer you a
Zen riddle that will prepare you well for the immediate future. Study it,
meditate on it, and refer back to it often when dealing with upcoming
Question: What did the big chimney say to the little chimney?
Answer: nothing. Chimneys can't talk.
I don't want to explain all the nuances of this helpful conundrum, Gemini,
because it'll serve you better if you come to your own conclusions. But I'll
get you started with this hint: Be vigilant for trick questions, and don't let
those trick questions frame the debates you engage in. Do you know what red
herrings and straw men are? Don't get distracted by them.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): I've got three related questions for
you, Cancerian. 1. Are there any roles you play in which your selfish and
unselfish tendencies overlap? 2. What situations allow you to be most completely
yourself as you provide a fine service to others? 3. Which of your skills
generate the most blessings and gifts? The next 12 months will be a favorable
time for you to identify these roles, situations, and skills, and cultivate
them to the max. You'll have prime opportunities to express your special genius
while doing good deeds.