Horoscopes (June 3 - 9) 

ARIES (March 21-April 20): Spinning straw into gold is an alchemical feat, and you're spinning through a section of your life where you are being required to make it happen. On every possible level it's about honing what's left of your mistakes into something precious. The sum total of who you are is being put to the test in situations that will loan mythic proportions to every choice you make. Impulse needs to be tempered with caution, at a time when a sense of urgency leads you to think it all has to happen at once. Turn off your stopwatch and calm down. Everything happens in its own good time.

TAURUS (April 21-May 20): You've got enough good stuff going on for me to think that you feel blessed by what's happening right now. Easy or hard, you have reached the point where you are OK with all of it. The fact that you have gotten through the last two years with your idealism intact is opening the way to a new beginning, one that rests on a more solid foundation than you had before. If this isn't making sense, all I can say is, those of you who are less than happy with the program will find better things on the horizon once you stop blaming everything and everyone for what isn't going well.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): The conformist in you is busy trying to figure out what's happening as if this were a neat and tidy cliché, when it almost doesn't matter what you do next. Your experience in this neck of the woods is limited, so feel your way around and follow your instincts. As long as you know you're not in Kansas anymore, you'll stand a better chance of learning this lesson. Layering too much expectation over what's in front of you will forestall any chance of turning it into a miracle. Leave your agenda at home. Play this by ear, and be prepared to rearrange your work situation ASAP.

CANCER (June 21-July 20): The opportunities are beating the door down, and you are feeling like a deer in the headlights. Those who see you as a commodity know that you're not 100 percent clear about what you want right now. Whether you realize it or not, you are coming to terms with a huge amount of old baggage. People will show up to remind you that you can only listen to the voice that speaks to you from within. Give it about six months and be conscious enough to see that these things will be cleared once you are willing to reckon with the part of your being that knows where your purpose lies.

LEO (July 21-Aug. 20): Hanging in there when you'd just as soon be anywhere but here is part of the deal right now. It's hard to say how you're going to play this, and I would be the last one to tell you what will work. So much of what's happening is out of your hands. Sometimes the best thing to do is stand aside and know that everything will be more easily resolved if you remove yourself from the fray. Each situation is different. Those who need, want, or expect too much need to be put on hold long enough for you to figure out what you owe this situation and what that actually requires of you.

VIRGO (Aug. 21-Sept. 20): You have so much going on it would be great if you could slow down long enough to see that life isn't about how much gets done — none of us came here to turn into a machine. Your gift for being able to do just about anything needs to be filled with the piece that loves doing it. As you scan your life there is so much begging you to ask yourself who you're trying to please, and what emptiness are you trying to fill? If it's at all possible, toss out your to-do list and see what it feels like to just be for a few days — or forever, seriously.

LIBRA (Sept. 21-Oct. 20): You've got so many critical issues hanging in the balance this is no time to be resting on your laurels. Others are giving you a hard time. There seems to be no way to please or appease those who keep wanting more. You'd just as soon bail out, but you haven't gotten to the point where that's come up for discussion. Honesty is the best policy, but will it work here? My advice: You can keep up with the denial, you can lose yourself in your work, you can roll over and play dead, or you can bring enough love to the situation to be able to see what the truth is and act upon it.

SCORPIO (Oct. 21-Nov. 20): The drama is all over the place. It doesn't matter if it is self-created or if others are providing the bulk of the entertainment. What you decide to do about it is the main thing. Right now, all bets are off and the stops are out. With more than one option, you're like an engine in a switching yard, getting ready to move down a whole new track. As you wonder whether to stick with show case number one, or go for what's behind the curtain, your money issues are nipping away at any thought that it's safe to follow your bliss. Guess again, this is no time to deny anything your heart desires.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 21-Dec. 20): You want to know how long it will take for things to gel? Get out of here! You are on a roll, and the only thing that can screw things up is your need to question it. Any fears of what might come back to haunt you, along with the idea that you could be wasting your time need to be closely monitored. Whatever happens from here on out comes down to the basics of reaping what you sow — this is obviously a different story for each of you. Your success in any endeavor, be it in love, or with money, will be your reward for remaining true to yourself and hanging in there no matter what.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 20): The need to feel like you are never lacking, in any area puts a huge burden on your spirit, and on the inner child, who always has to know it all and remain strong no matter what. Too much has always been expected of you. It would be great if you could take the time to look at a few things and give yourself as much space and time as you need to sort them out in light of some of the events of the last two years. Posttraumatic stress disorder comes in a million different forms. You guys have been wrapped up in a slow motion train wreck. Don't diminish its impact or write it off.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 21-Feb. 20): Dawn has broken and the light at the end of the tunnel is showing you that it's time to step out of your shell. You are ready to come alive. Any battle between the need to conform and the desire to break out will find the latter winning hands down. A few weeks of nothing but what makes you happy will remind you how to breathe. Once you get that down, the things that give you joy will be more than apparent and you will be free to rearrange your life accordingly. Others will wake up, or they won't. Being true to yourself will help them to see what's true for them.

PISCES (Feb. 21-March 20): When everything is up in the air, what happens next is not something that you are privy to. This is one of those times when everything you claim to know, and all of who you claim to be, is being called to the fore. The answers to what's hanging you up at the moment will spend another two weeks in the oven. By that time, you will know exactly what to do. Put your ducks in a row. Don't rely on anyone. At times like this, so many ends get played to the middle, you'd be wise to restrict your comments, and yourself, to things that matter. Hold steady — this is a huge milestone.

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