ARIES (March 21-April 19): Welcome to Part Two of your outlook
for the second half of 2008, Aries. We're checking up on how you're progressing
with the challenges you were given near the end of last year. I'm hoping that
by now you're well on your way toward leaving your amateur or rookie status
behind for good. I trust that you have had a vision of exactly what you need to
do in order to boost your level of professionalism, and that you have taken
aggressive steps to carry out that vision. If for some bizarre reason you have
not yet begun this glorious work, jumpstart yourself immediately. Fate will
conspire dramatically on your behalf if you do. Now here's a tip on how to make
sure that your inner warrior is operating at peak efficiency: Assume there's
always more you can do to raise your standards and aspire to a higher grade of
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Welcome to Part Two of your outlook
for the second half of 2008, Taurus. We're checking up on how you're
progressing with the challenges you were given near the end of last year. One
of the tasks at the top of your to-do list, I hope, has been the expansion of
your worldview. Whether it occurs by traveling to exotic places, hanging out
with broad-minded lovers of life, or exposing yourself to intriguing ideas that
activate your deep thoughts, you need to seek out breathtaking views of the big
picture. Here are two tips about how to ensure that your inner pioneer is
always itchy to investigate the unknown: 1. Shed inhibitions that serve no
constructive purpose. 2. Declare your independence from trivial details.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You entered the Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll phase of your long-term cycle late last year, and you'll be in that zone until January of 2009. That means you have been and will continue to be tempted with triple-intense opportunities to explore the frontiers of passion, find out about alternative modes of consciousness, and expand your capacity for lyrical release. So how is that working for you? Are you taking maximum advantage of all the life-changing experiments these adventures offer without being turned inside-out by the emotional risks they entail? Everything depends on your skill in using unruly gifts.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Welcome to Part Two of your outlook
for the second half of 2008, Cancerian. We're checking up on how well you're
progressing with the challenges you were given near the end of last year.
Here's one of the most important things I hope you're doing: getting clear
about which of the influences in your life encourage you toward mediocrity, and
which influences, on the other hand, nudge you in the direction of mastery.
There's a second crucial lesson that's related to the first: getting clear about
which people have low expectations and distorted images of you, and which
people, on the other hand, want the best for you and see you for who you really