Your weekend stars

PHOTO: Getty Images
PHOTO: Getty Images

WEEKEND August 17-18, 2019

ARIES March 21-April 20 ***

Be proactive about improving your health and fitness via a more nutritious diet and a more dynamic exercise routine. And make sure you are up-to-date with your medical and dental checks.

TAURUS April 21-May 21 ****

It’s time to express yourself as you feel the love and tap into the creative child within! Over the next few weeks, aim to express your inner muse in romantic, artistic and boldly beautiful ways.

GEMINI May 22-June 21 ***

Don’t just sit there and watch a domestic situation simmer. It’s time to take some firm action! Dynamic Mars urges you to be more proactive and practical about family relationships and your home life.

CANCER June 22-July 23 ***

Mighty Mars moves through your communication zone until September 4. So motivation is high, as you initiate creative ideas and get your message out to the world, both in person and online.

LEO July 24-Aug 23 ***

Are money matters on your mind? Dynamic Mars encourages you to be much more proactive about your financial portfolio. So find practical new ways to curb spending and boost cash flow.

VIRGO Aug 24-Sep 23 ****

Gung-ho Mars moves into Virgo, where it stays until September 4. So it’s time to stop snoozing and be much more motivated and proactive as you initiate ideas, launch projects and zoom ahead.

LIBRA Sep 24-Oct 23 ***

Mars highlights your imaginative, intuitive and introspective sides. So make sure you channel your energy into creative projects or spiritual pursuits, especially meditation or contemplation.

SCORPIO Oct 24-Nov 22 ****

Group activities and joint ventures are favoured, as you connect with like-minded people who are going places. It’s also time to share your dreams for the future with friends and acquaintances.

SAGITTARIUS Nov 23-Dec 21 ***

Action-planet Mars moves into your career zone. So you need to be brave, take the professional initiative, and make exciting things happen. Show work colleagues you can get the job done!

CAPRICORN Dec 22-Jan 20 ****

Restless Mars starts activating your adventure zone, so start thinking about where you’ll go for your next holiday. And don’t just discuss ideas. It’s time to walk your talk and take firm action!

AQUARIUS Jan 21-Feb 19 ***

Lust and/or loot are highlighted, as Mars moves into your money and intimacy zone until September 4. So strive to be more passionately proactive about a financial matter or a sexual partnership.

PISCES Feb 20-March 20 ***

Proactive Mars encourages you to spend much more quality time nurturing close relationships in practical ways. Plus foster new friendships with like-minded people, both in person and online.



The Moon moves through sensitive and creative Pisces.


You have many versatile talents. But if you want to utilise them then you must learn to harness your tempestuous nature.



It’s a good day to be proactive in practical ways.


You are an adaptable person and a deep thinker. The coming year is the time to choose cooperation over confrontation.

Copyright Joanne Madeline Moore 2019

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.
Subscribe to News24