Astrology offers the opportunity to actually keep our New Yearís
resolutions. Each sign has certain priorities. By being true to ourselves
and at the same time practicing self-discipline over our lower qualities,
we can cultivate our highest potentials.
ARIES should resolve to balance ambition
with play. Creative expression can redirect anger into positive outlets,
but address frustrations cognitively, so they can be resolved.
TAURUS is both musical and artistic. By
studying architecture, carpentry and interior design, Taurus can design,
build and decorate its dream home. Organize those bills this year, and pay
GEMINI loves to learn but may seek refuge
from emotional intimacy by focusing on educational endeavors. Write a
journal for your kids to read when theyíre grown. Cultivate con-sistency.
CANCER always resolves to lose weight,
because it tends to use food for solace. Instead, seek nurturing,
supportive but non-dependent relationships. Grow a garden.
to shine, so join a dance, theatre or athletic group. Make meaningful
contributions to society. Find and become an unselfish, worthy person to
love. Recognize and eliminate ego trips.
VIRGO needs to love
its job, which should provide meaningful service. Learn
unconditional love from pets. Work on self-improvement but donít judge
the faults you choose to correct.
LIBRA should work on inner balance between
its thinking and feeling and between sensual and intuitive sides.
Cultivate peaceful, harmonious relationships. Free yourself from partners
who donít treat you as an equal.
SCORPIO should cultivate gentleness rather
than excessive intensity, kindness rather than controlling others. Direct
honesty sometimes is more than others can handle, so practice the art of
SAGITARIUS should respect all belief
systems. Highly principled, it should have the honor to live by its values
and associate with people of commensurate attainment.
CAPRICORN has an
evolved sense of duty to family and country. It should
serve with a responsible attitude of willingness, not begrudgingly. Beware
the vanity of social climbing.
AQUARIUS should differentiate personal and
impersonal relationships. Naturally non-attached, it should not leave the
people closest to them feeling emotionally abandoned.
PISCES better sober up once and for all.
Choices for self-destruction are unconscious; the choice for
self-perpetuation needs to be conscious. Define boundaries, especially
with relationships, the mirror of oneís true priorities.
Jade Emory holds degrees in psychology and education, has taught internationally at the university level and has been a counselor since 1970. She can reached at 808-429-2411 firstname.lastname@example.org