OVERVIEW: The way you are feeling causes inner struggles while making choices between what is right and what offers excitement. This is one of those time when loose lips could sink ships. Consider how many will be affected in the end.

Passion is hard to deny, but may be misplaced; see how others really are. Don’t throw a good thing away. Relationships can be recovered just as well.

The new moon Monday provides fresh starting points. Open dialogue on personal or business issues. Adapt to the unexpected; rein in unstable behaviour. Upgrade devices. Side trips can be informative. Discuss things on a need to know basis. Gather the facts.

ARIES: Consider the cost when pushing your agenda forward. Those who don’t agree will step aside.

TAURUS: Handling matters over distance is a priority but you are able to manage home base as well.

GEMINI: The new moon in your sign allows you to grab a larger piece of the spotlight. Speak up now.

CANCER: Relationships become more personal as feeling are expressed. Lay all cards on the table.

LEO: Those in positions of influence put in a good word for you or offer to open some doors as well.

VIRGO: You have an opportunity to reset your position. Lay out the advantages for those on board.

LIBRA: You have added luck with locations, short or long term. Investments opportunities will arise.

SCORPIO: Attend special events or they may be about you. Your status or fan base is increasing.

SAGITTARIUS: Your financial or income ability is stronger as you handle changes in clever ways.

CAPRICORN: You step forward as one who can shoulder a lot of responsibility. Reach is greater.

AQUARIUS: You have powerful influence behind the scenes. Pull strings that create better results.

PISCES: Others look to you for the final word, so make statements that inspire as well as calm.

Heather Zais is an Okanagan resident and astrologer. Her column appears each week in The Okanagan Weekend. Contact her via email at heather_zais@telus.net.