ARIES (March 21st-April 20th)

An unusual moneymaking opportunity will become available on the 4th, courtesy of the New Moon. Opportunities will arise out of the blue. You might have a chance to move into a cutting-edge field. On the 18th, the Full Moon will bring an intimate relationship to a head. A difference of opinion will spark a loud argument. Words can hurt as much as weapons.

TAURUS (April 21st-May 21st)

The New Moon on the 4th invites you to make a radical transformation. This would be a wonderful time to go for a complete image update and take on a whole new style. If someone offers to give you a makeover at the beginning of the month, accept. On the 18th, the Full Moon will shed light on deep rifts between you and your best friend, romantic partner or work associate.

GEMINI (May 22nd-June 21st)

On the 4th, the New Moon will prompt you to take a break from your daily routine. It’s possible you will have to take a prolonged absence from work to recuperate from an illness or emotional shock. An unpleasant routine will come to an end on or around the 18th. That’s when a tense Full Moon will make you choose between duty and happiness.

CANCER (June 22nd-July 23rd)

You’ll be asked to join an exciting club on the 4th, thanks to the friendly New Moon on the 4th. You’ll have lots of fun with this organisation. The Full Moon on the 18th will mark an unfortunate loss. A prospect that seemed like a sure thing will fall through, causing disappointment. Resist the temptation to lash out at the person who asked you to take this risk.

LEO (July 24th-August 23rd)

The New Moon on the 4th marks an unusual career opportunity. You’ll be asked to take the helm of a glamorous, high-profile company. This position will suit you perfectly. Don’t worry if the duties are unlike any you’ve performed in the past. You’ll quickly get the hang of things. Family life will become tense on the 18th, due to a contentious Full Moon.

VIRGO (August 24th-September 23rd)

On the 4th, the New Moon will allow you to broaden your outlook. Going on an overseas trip, getting an advanced degree or starting a whole new project will bring great happiness. The Full Moon on the 18th will make you feel pressed for time. It may be impossible to finish your list of chores. If this is the case, it’s time to delegate jobs to others.

LIBRA (September 24th-October 23rd)

The New Moon on the 4th brings a windfall that turns your financial situation around. Take this opportunity to pay off debts and put money into savings. On the 18th, the Full Moon will present an ethical dilemma. It’s important to obey your conscience, even if it gets other people in trouble. Turning a blind eye to bad behaviour will just compound a serious problem.

SCORPIO (October 24th-November 22nd)

On the 4th, the New Moon will mark the beginning of an important relationship. Falling in love, forming a business alliance or signing a contract will be liberating. Two heads are definitely better than one at the beginning of May. The Full Moon on the 18th will prompt you to leave a role that no longer serves you. Your departure will make people upset.

SAGITTARIUS (November 23rd-December 21st)

A wonderful job offer will arrive on or around the 4th, thanks to an enriching New Moon. This will be a great opportunity to build a nest egg. Although you’re not especially materialistic, you will benefit from having a financial cushion. On the 18th, the Full Moon brings an embarrassing secret to light. Offering a sincere apology is only the first step to regaining someone’s trust.

CAPRICORN (December 22nd-January 20th)

The New Moon on the 4th marks the beginning of an unorthodox relationship or creative project. This experience will cultivate powerful feelings that knock you for a loop. Falling head over heels in love will make your eyes sparkle. On the 18th, the Full Moon will prompt you to break off a troubled alliance. A group you once loved has changed its tune.

AQUARIUS (January 21st-February 19th)

Exciting changes will happen in the domestic front on the 4th, thanks to a refreshing New Moon. Relocating to a beautiful part of the world is a distinct possibility. Your lifestyle will be dramatically improved by this shift. Your career will reach a turning point on the 18th, due to a tense Full Moon. You might decide you can no longer meet the demands of an oppressive employer.

PISCES (February 20th-March 20th)

The New Moon on the 4th gives you a chance to share your creative abilities with the world. Publishing a book, becoming a featured contributor or recording some songs will make your spirits soar. On the 18th, the Full Moon will bring an end to a legal matter, business trip or a period of study and learning. You’ll be less than satisfied with the results.

Author

While everyone remembers Russell Grant from his Breakfast TV appearances in the 1980’s, most people don’t realise that Russell was the first astrologer in over 300 years to present a horoscope forecast to a member of the Royal Family (HRH Queen Mother). Now dubbed the “Royal Astrologer” Russell has appeared on numerous television shows, including Strictly Come Dancing. He divides his time between London and his North Wales home near Portmeirion.

www.russellgrant.com