Although we might want to skip out on our responsibilities today, we end up biting the bullet and doing exactly what’s required. The Moon’s shift into inspirational Sagittarius at 12:39 am EDT reflects our need to remain hopeful no matter what circumstances we encounter. Luckily, energetic Mars enters ambitious Capricorn, blessing us with sufficient stamina to finish what we start. There’s a direct relationship now between hard work and success.
(Mar 21 – Apr 19)
Domestic chores don’t feel so tedious today because they shift your attention away from the complexities of relationships. You might not find a quick fix to messy emotional dynamics that have developed recently. However, a solution is more likely once you take a few steps back and give everyone involved a bit of breathing room. Thankfully, doing mundane projects at home is more than just a distraction; they can be a wonderful way to keep busy and feel good about your accomplishments.
(Apr 20 – May 20)
Your resources might be spread too thin today, making this a perfect time to regroup as you consider what to do next. Thankfully, your common sense leads you in the right direction as you consciously direct your energy back to center. But don’t avoid hard work as whatever you put off now will require even more effort if you have to do it later. Scaling back your long-term plans empowers you to achieve your more immediate goals one small step at a time.
(May 21 – Jun 20)
A serious encounter with someone who means business could pull you out of the clouds and bring you crashing back down to earth. You might not be very happy when you are reminded of your unfinished chores, but there’s no one to blame but yourself. The real power of now is most evident when you focus on what is, rather than the possibility of what could be. Instead of risking happiness on the unknown future, place your bet on what you can manifest in the present moment.
(Jun 21 – Jul 22)
Your current commitments might have you so stressed out that you can’t find time to pursue more relaxing activities today. But don’t let resentment ruin an otherwise productive day because negative emotions are just a waste of precious energy. Instead of seeking to fulfill your immediate desires, a more mature and reserved approach to life now will give way to a deeper satisfaction later on. You will feel a lot better about your future once you can see some progress in the present.
(Jul 23 – Aug 22)
Your optimistic attitude fades into a more realistic outlook today when you realize that your goals will take longer to achieve than you originally thought. However, there’s no room for discouragement because it only further impedes your progress. It’s more important to stay on course than it is to cross a few more unrelated tasks off your list. Don’t rush through your work; slow down and make every little action count. Quality, not quantity, matters more than ever
(Aug 23 – Sep 22)
The intensity of your feelings begins to cool today, but this isn’t a license to shift into a more analytical mode. Instead, use this time to assimilate recent experiences and prepare for another round of engagement by sorting out your priorities. Although gathering useful data can be comforting, you already have gathered enough facts. Instead, get out of your head by practicing spontaneous acts of joyful self-expression. Letting your imagination run wild adds magic to your life and a smile to your face.
(Sep 23 – Oct 22)
Although you might have been swept up in a recent flurry of social activities, it’s time to return to your responsibilities. Others may lean on you today because they see the stability you are creating and they hope your practicality will rub off on them. However, it makes more sense to stay focused on your own issues for now; you won’t be able to help anyone else until you help yourself. Leading by example is more inspirational than you think.
(Oct 23 – Nov 21)
Managing your complex calendar efficiently now is crucial to juggling all your obligations. Thankfully, you can probably figure out how to fit everything in, but you must consider all aspects of your schedule for the weeks ahead. You will be able to deliver on all your promises as long as you fully assess the timeline for each and every job. Putting everything in its proper place is the first step to success.
(Nov 22 – Dec 21)
You may not be ready to declare the party over yet, even if you understand the consequences of ignoring pressing responsibilities. Nevertheless, the good times cannot last unless you also tend to more serious business. Instead of pushing your luck by chasing after another opportunity for fun and frivolity, be wise and shift your attention toward stabilizing your finances, replenishing your body and getting back to basics.
(Dec 22 – Jan 19)
You have a real chance to shine now and it would be a big mistake to procrastinate any longer. It’s time to establish a pace of work that you can sustain and settle in for the long haul. Although momentum may be pulling you toward your goals, it’s in your best interest to encourage the process by applying yourself diligently and staying singularly focused on your destination. The ladder of success is climbed one rung at a time.
(Jan 20 – Feb 18)
Keep your eyes wide open because important lessons are heading your way and you won’t want to miss this chance for personal growth. Although you are often more preoccupied with the future than the present moment, your imagination and dreams are now stuck on practical issues of immediate concern. Don’t forget that the work you do today will impact your life for many tomorrows.
(Feb 19 – Mar 20)
Escapist behaviors only court trouble today, so it’s best to look at your life through the most pragmatic lens you can find. Although you are often easily distracted by your fantasies, you are now able to see beyond the enticing dreams and ephemeral visions. Keep bringing your thoughts back to the hard cold facts. The most practical approach to life is currently the most successful. Put your rose-colored glasses away for another day when the stakes are not so high.