ASTROLOGY FOR WEEK BEGINNING OCTOBER 23, 2003

By Dee Price Miller

LIBRA (Sept. 24 to Oct. 23) If you have something to say, the 25th is the day to say it. Both career and distant matters clamor for attention and there is profit to be made from new ideas. Stand up and be counted. Ideas that you have will get a warm reception and everyone wants to step in and help you. Meetings with advisors are highly favored. Just be careful that you do not take on more than you can handle. You find a kindred spirit in a new acquaintance.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24 to Nov. 22) You are full of vim and vigor and ready to go. Encouragement comes from a VIP friend. You may need to compromise about a financial matter as not everyone is ready to agree with your plans. Your strong self-discipline and concentration will help you accomplish more than usual. You will be intent on making new starts or bringing old projects to successful conclusions. Do not push too hard or too soon on the 28th and 29th.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23 to Dec. 20) You are ready to challenge the world, but is the world ready for you; exercise great care in the use of credit. This not a good time to trust people or situations. Avoid arguments in business matters. Some plans will be changed and then changed back again. Put your mind to it and you can come up with a new money making idea. Group activities are highlighted and friends are reliable.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 21 to Jan. 20) You find a variety of ways to make your money go further than you thought possible, but stay out of discussions about money. Just do your own thing about it. Be tactful with moody people who are intent on upsetting you with their pessimistic statements. A smile can help you out of a lot of sticky situations this week. Being practical and down to earth are still the keys to solving relationship problems.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) Be sure your plans are practical and be smart in your use of credit. You may meet with unexpected distractions this week but the good news is that you will be in the right place at the right time to receive good luck, too. If you break ties with friends and relatives it means that you have outgrown them. If you are looking for a grant or government funds, you will get them if you have applied for them early enough.

PISCES (Feb. 20 to Mar. 21) You may feel carefree but you have an inclination to put things off and not finish assignments in time. Procrastination leads to hurried actions that others frown on. Your attention is focused on creative interests, hobbies and romance. You revise an artistic project. Some of you devote time and energy to a charitable organization. You accomplish more from behind the scenes than you would from blowing your own horn.

ARIES (March 21 to April 20) You get good advice about financial matters but it is not the right time to gamble or to lend money. A friend or relative is being secretive about plans for the future. Let it go, donít be nosy. Check before spending money on home improvements as they are not worth the price. Donít be surprised if a friend is not dependable. Current plans are not carved in stone. Any partnership interests are happily accented.

TAURUS (April 21 to May 21) You or a partner focus on work and/or physical fitness. You take some steps to make your life better. You make changes in business appointments, If someone wants to do you a favor, let them. If an invitation comes your way, grab it. Some of you are making vacation plans, or preparing for visitors. You get a green light to proceed with a matter that has been on hold. Your personality is a plus factor in business dealings. Be alert and alive.

GEMINI (May 22 to June 21) This is not the right time to throw your weight around at work or at any social occasion. Speak softly and stay out of arguments. Fight the urge to be careless with money and possessions. Tact and diplomacy are important for you to make a good impression. A matter that has concerned you for some time is finally resolved. Look for new career opportunities on the 24th, 25th and 26th. A legal matter is finally settled.

CANCER (June 22 to July 23) The New Moon accents childrenís needs and/or social life. Accept all invitations if you can. Do not neglect your usual routine and you will have time for everything. Let relatives know that you appreciate their thoughtfulness. New friends are not telling you the truth. Use your intuition and you will later find that you cannot trust them. Your problem-solving ability is high and you accomplish more than usual. Follow your hunches.

LEO (July 24 to Aug. 23) Stay close to home and reach out to others from there. Spend time with family and friends rather than seeking entertainment elsewhere. Work on home improvements goes well. An old friend or a family member shows up unexpectedly and you enjoy talking about the past. Make important phone calls this week but donít be disturbed if a busy person cuts you short. It is a good week to renew your interest in a hobby.

VIRGO (Aug. 24 to Sept. 23) Donít let unavoidable delays tie you in a knot. Just keep plugging and everything works out well in the end. Someone far away is thinking about you so write or call or if possible pay this person a visit. Give some thought to new goals and new career steps in a new location. Put your mind to it and new money making ideas will come to you. Stay focused and donít let anyone take advantage of you. Keep cool.

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