Weekly Horoscopes provided by horoscope.com April 5, 2010 – April 11, 2010

ARIES March 21 – April 19
Don’t make drastic changes in your lifestyle this week, Aries. On Monday Mercury in Taurus squares impulsive Mars, your ruler, and you’ll be wise to think before you take action in a tricky situation. You’ll feel as if you’re driving with the emergency brake on as you go about your daily routine on Wednesday. Make sure you allow extra time for your tasks. On Saturday you’ll interact with an unscrupulous individual. Remember to stick to your personal standards and ethics.

TAURUS April 20 – May 20
You’ll feel like you’re on top of the world this week! On Monday the Moon trines Venus, your ruler, in Taurus, and your sense of personal well-being will be strong. Your intuition will be on target when the Moon sextiles Mercury in Taurus on Saturday. You’ll devote a lot of thought to the best way to present yourself to others. On Sunday you’ll find a new friend and discover a compatible companion. It’s a great time to meet new people.

GEMINI May 21 – June 20
Where are you going, Gemini? Do you know? On Tuesday your brain will settle down when Mercury, your ruler, in steady Taurus trines profound Pluto. You’ll chart your progress to make sure you’re on the right path. A domestic matter you thought was put to rest will pop up again on Wednesday. It’s possible you’ll need to embark on an extensive home-repair project. On Sunday you may be asked to volunteer for a committee dedicated to helping your community.

CANCER June 21 – July 22
Keep your wits about you as you interact with others this week. Don’t rise to the bait when the Moon in your sector of adversaries squares the Sun in volatile Aries on Tuesday. Your imagination will be more grounded on Wednesday, and your brain will start to operate in a pragmatic way. Try not to rock the boat in a certain situation on Saturday. Your best bet is to be as agreeable as possible in this matter.

LEO July 23 – August 22
You have a loud roar, Leo, and this week an associate will discover how strident you can be when you’re angry. On Monday Mercury squares Mars in fiery Leo and you’ll engage in a war of words with this person. You’ll return to your home to take care of family issues on Saturday. Allow time to sort out your domestic matters. On Sunday your attention turns to mystical subjects. You’ll read a book that will help you develop spiritual insight.

VIRGO August 23 – Sept. 22
Virgo, your innate shrewdness will kick in this week. That’s a good thing, because on Tuesday a difficult life choice will confront you when Mercury, your ruler, trines discerning Pluto. You will make sure you select the right option. Cabin fever will hit you on Saturday. You often long for a change of scenery, since you’re of the Mutable Quality. Consider planning a weekend excursion. On Sunday a new hobby will cure your feeling of boredom and stagnation.

LIBRA Sept. 23 – Oct. 22
You normally navigate the social scene with ease, but on Thursday you’ll be at a loss when you interact with others. The Moon squares Venus, your ruler, and you won’t be on the same wavelength as your associates. You might become entangled in a mildly embarrassing social faux pas. Don’t worry. You’ll be back on top of your social game by the weekend. On Sunday you may decide to obtain a friend of the four-legged variety and become a pet owner.

SCORPIO Oct. 23 – Nov. 21
You approach life intensely, Scorpio. On Monday Mercury in your sector of open enemies squares aggressive Mars and you’ll come up against someone who isn’t on your side, to say the least. Before you aim your stinger, consider if your energy would be better spent creating a new lifestyle for yourself. You may become a mentor to a young person on Saturday. Remember that you have a lot to give to others, and they can benefit from your experience.

SAGITTARIUS Nov. 22 – Dec. 21
Sagittarius, you are usually too busy to think! However, this week you will become much more reflective, starting when profound Pluto, the ruler of your zone of subconscious thoughts and feelings, turns retrograde on Tuesday. A new responsibility will be added to your to-do list on Wednesday. Finding time for your task will prove a bit of a challenge. You’ll enter domestic mode on Sunday. You may spend time in your kitchen and prepare some of your favorite comfort foods.

CAPRICORN Dec. 22 – Jan. 19
You’ll deal with frustrating moments this week, and your customary stoicism will be severely tried before the week is over! You’ll encounter a number of setbacks in your agenda when Saturn, your ruler, backtracks into frenetic Virgo on Wednesday. As you run into delays, you will become flustered, so keep that in mind. On Saturday you’ll cut short your interaction with a loved one who grows extremely overbearing when you’re around. Your own needs will take precedence on Sunday.

AQUARIUS Jan. 20 – Feb. 18
Trust your instincts this week and you’ll be glad you did, Aquarius! You often forget to listen to that inner voice. On Tuesday make sure you look beneath the surface when you interact with others. Don’t ignore warning signals. Your sense of positive optimism will be strong when the Moon conjuncts lyrical Neptune in Aquarius on Friday. You’ll find that your inspiration skyrockets. You’ll revel in your unconventional attitude this weekend and concoct a new image for yourself on Sunday.

PISCES Feb. 19 – March 20
You are usually laid-back in your approach to life, Pisces. This week you’ll surprise yourself with your desire to go after what you want with gusto! On Monday you’ll bring a bold attitude to your life experience. You won’t back down when you run up against challenges. Your self-esteem will rise on Saturday, and you’ll like what you see when you look in the mirror as the Moon in Pisces sextiles Venus. You’ll have the confidence to strut your stuff.