Be alert during the weeks between April 28th and May 22nd, when Mercury, the planet of communication, moves through your Sign. You might decide to alter your appearance in some way, upgrading your wardrobe or getting a new hairstyle. Keep your receipts and don't do anything too radical, as it's easy to change your mind under this transit. Still, this is a nice opportunity to challenge your assumptions about how you should lead your life.
Jupiter, the planet of good fortune, continues to travel through your Romance and Creativity Sector until September 9th. Take this opportunity to develop your artistic talent. If you've ever wanted to sell your handiwork, set your sights on this prolific period to do so. Adopting or conceiving a child is also possible under this transit, as is getting engaged or married. Once Jupiter moves into gracious Libra on September 9th, your good fortune will shift to health matters. Getting in shape, losing weight, recovering from an illness or getting treatment for a medical condition are among the possibilities.
Pluto, the planet of transformation, will be touring your Personal Expansion Sector. If you want to change your life, you can do it through travel, study or spiritual exploration. Writing can also have a profound effect on you. Becoming a novelist, screenwriter or playwright is entirely possible under this transit. Knowledge is power throughout 2016.
If you're single, someone special could come into your life quite suddenly on or around September 1st. That's when a Solar Eclipse will send a jolt of energy to your love life. If you already have a partner, you may get exciting news about having a child. Alternately, the two of you could decide to take a glamorous trip together. There might be some tension surrounding the events on this day. The powers-that-be will want you to work, when you'll be focused on fun. You should err on the side of pleasure during this eclipse.
Your love life will also get a big boost from Jupiter this year. Between January 1st and September 9th, this expansive planet will be moving through your Romance Sector. If you're single, you could meet someone special in a bookstore, writing workshop or classroom. Travel can also put you on the path to love. Keep your eyes open for someone with classic taste; the two of you could make a love connection.
Are you already in a relationship? You and your partner have a marvelous chance to reconnect, both mentally and physically. Spend more quality time together. Take at least one romantic vacation. Develop new interests you can pursue as a couple. Stimulating conversation has a way of cultivating passion, especially during the first eight months of the year. Are you planning to get married? The period between September 23rd and October 18th would be ideal. That's when Venus, the planet of love, will be touring your Partnership Sector.
Saturn, the planet of responsibility, will move through your Shared Resources Sector. 2016 is a great year to get out of debt. It will require hard work and sacrifice, but it can be done. It's also possible you will be negotiating the terms of an inheritance or legal settlement. If you are diligent about submitting paperwork in a timely fashion and maintain a cool head, the court could rule in your favor. This windfall could tide you over through a career challenge that could occur near August 18th, when a Lunar Eclipse brings a career matter to a close. Never fear; bigger and better things are near.
If you've been unemployed, your job prospects will dramatically improve during the final quarter of the year. Benevolent Jupiter will enter your Work Sector on September 9th. You could land a job that is not only lucrative, but brings creative satisfaction. Until then, you might have to make do with a series of temporary jobs. Any work that generates income is worthwhile. You're not the type who enjoys financial uncertainty. As far as you're concerned, having a boring job is better than none.
Do you already have a job and want a raise? Your best bet for getting a pay increase falls between May 24th and June 17th. That's when Venus, your ruling planet, will be moving through your Financial Sector. Turn on the charm during these negotiations. Venus showers rewards on people who are polite, witty and gracious.