Your week in the stars
By Alison Moroney
ARIES Mar 21 - Apr 20
Whether it is love you seek or the thrill of the game of chance, these seven weeks from July 20 present opportunity. Life is exceptionally good on August 18-24, September 1-4. There are influential trends allowing you to make progress in many areas during July 24-30, including legal and educational circles. Changes are indicated and you may be required to make a stand.
TAURUS Apr 21 – May 21
Hidden problems with either property or at home are likely to emerge in the coming seven weeks, especially on July 24-30, September 2-5. Deal with problems fairly and swiftly. There are powerful and urgent drives affecting the personal lives and family of Taurean natives during July 24-30, raising the need for closer connections. Talk don’t fight.
GEMINI May 22 – June 22
You must be careful that your tongue doesn’t sound like a whip cracking in the time up until September 5, as you strive to put your ambitious plans into place. Best days are August 18-24, September 1-4. Many Gemini people will be looking at the active involvement of friends in their daily lives during July 24-30, or in the rapid evolvement of an ambition. Don’t allow yourself to become stressed.
CANCER Jun 23 – Jul 23
Your income levels will be boosted in the seven weeks between July 20 and September 5, enabling you to spend more too. These trends are triggered on July 24-30, August 18-24, September 1-5. There is a powerful opportunity to make money and forge career paths during July 24-30, with the ingredients of personal effort, luck and determination shaping events.
LEO Jul 24 - Aug 23
Until September 5, there will be ample opportunity to further your dreams and desires, especially on August 18-24, September 1-4. Remember to temper your aggressive urge with patience and consideration. July 24-30 brings a rise in energy levels, motivation and the ability to make your mark on the world. You will not be satisfied with anything other than the best.
VIRGO Aug 24 - Sep 23
For the seven weeks from July 20, you need to be content with exploring the needs of others. This isn’t so hard to do as you are very conscious about doing the right thing by others. July 24-30 can be a frustrating time if your energies are misdirected into the wrong activities. You need to be selfless in your approach or make preparations for a better time to assert yourself.
LIBRA Sep 24 - Oct 23
Life will be quite hectic in the time up between July 20 and September 5, with the busiest days being quite difficult to manage. You are able to put many of your ambitions into focus. Life is flavoured with strong social interaction during July 24-30; just a small part of a developing lifestyle, modelled by personal ambition and desire.
SCORPIO Oct 24 - Nov 22
You seem to be making a statement to the world about yourself and your capabilities in the seven weeks between July 20 and September 5, especially on August 18-24, September 1-4. July 24-30 highlights substantial career activity for Scorpio natives. Hormone levels are high then as a competitive spirit shapes developments. Use your power wisely.
SAGITTARIUS Nov 23 - Dec 21
The seven weeks from July 20 should be an excellent time for your children, particularly academically. Some Sagittarians will choose to travel overseas or expand their recreational activities then. Powerful trends bringing good fortune and success will develop in Sagittarian lives during July 24-30. This is a good time to actively pursue noble ambitions and mellow in the ripeness of love.
CAPRICORN DEC 22 - JAN 19
The emphasis until September 5 is on financial management, particularly to do with property or the domestic budget. Loans and insurance need particular attention. There will be efforts made to manage a domestic problem during July 24-30, perhaps associated with a financing or insurance issue associated with a property.
AQUARIUS JAN 20 - FEB 18
The period until September 5 will be one that tests your tact and patience. It seems as if, sometimes, others go out of their way to cause aggravation, particularly on July 24-30, September 2-5. July 24-30 sees the rise of powerful forces within relationships, making it an "interesting" time. How well it is handled depends upon the nature of egos involved.
PISCES FEB 19 - MAR 20
These seven weeks from July 20 are likely to expand your income levels through work opportunities, with the best opportunities falling on August 18-24, September 1-4. There are dynamic influences at play in the work arena during July 24-30, drawing heavily on your energy reserves. You should thrive on it though.
With more than thirty years of experience in astrology, Alison is a published author, professional astrologer, freelance journalist, archaeologist, and archaeoastronomer.
Her syndicated astrological columns and feature articles have regularly reached more than 1,000,000 people across Australia and New Zealand during this time, primarily through the Rural Press group (Fairfax Media), including such newspapers as The Canberra Times, Newcastle Star, Launceston Examiner, Tamworth’s Northern Daily Leader, Ballarat Courier, Armidale Express, Orange’s Central Western Daily, and the Blue Mountain Gazette. Alison also had regular radio segments that ran for more than three years during the early 2000s: ABC Wide Bay’s Crystal Ball Talkback and 4TAB’s weekly Tips from the Stars. Her star columns also previously featured on SBS’s 24/7 website in association with the TV series of the same name, as well as on several international websites.