Romance, passion, proposals and fun. In part one of your year-ahead stars, Mystic Meg reveals what Venus, the planet of love, has in store…
March 21 – April 20
Venus promises your most successful love year ever!
LOVERS You’re in for a year of serious love progress as Venus pays a double visit to your chart. Couples set shared love sights higher than ever and discover how fulfilling a bond can be. Single? Your prime passion clues are a celebrity name and a career you respect. You’ll meet a hot Leo or Sagittarius in a place full of cameras, at a sports celebration or a speed-dating event. Hot dates April 10, October 18 and December 3.
LOVED ONES Jupiter helps you be open with people for the first half of the year. When Mars joins Jupiter in June, it will be time to gather family cash for something special. You become the go-between two friendship groups need. Big event Public words lead to promises.
LOVE YOURSELF Mars spends March and April by your side – it’s time to test your courage and push your boundaries. Genius planet Uranus urges you to trust your instincts and stop stepping aside for others. A mid-October moon brings prize possibilities, while Neptune stirs up some emotional secrets.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Passion will gradually grow more committed over the next five years, with 2016 and 2017 being especially loved-up. In 2018, you’ll be ready to take a risk on something – or someone – outside your comfort zone.
April 21 – May 21
Find The One on a magical mystery tour
LOVERS Your year will start and finish in sizzling style, with Venus in your travel chart. Single? You’ll meet a Virgo or Capricorn on an impromptu work journey or in a station or airport. He’ll be so complex and fascinating. Partners put doubts to one side to reconnect – it’s the ticket to Love Land you’ve been waiting for. Hot dates May 10, June 25 and November 17.
LOVED ONES Plans to unite friends or family to invest or win big will work a treat, thanks to Jupiter in your cash chart. From July, Jupiter spurs key conversations – but beware of saying yes to the first offer. Big event Baby news!
LOVE YOURSELF 2013 is about knowing, and showing, your own value. When Neptune and Mars meet in February, it will be time to say yes to a demanding role that you’re offered. Just believe in yourself. The biggest promises you make should be to you.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST You will find the perfect mix of fun and fulfilment to keep love fresh – 2015 is your year for passion! In 2016, you switch to a career you really love, and in 2018 a legacy of love or cash links closely to your name.
May 22 – June 21
Mars and Jupiter help you wow your soulmate
LOVERS Venus will start and end 2013 in your soulmates zone, and you go even deeper with love. Couples can tackle anything together. Single? Jupiter adds sparkle, and you will find plenty of admirers in supermarkets and beautiful buildings. Love hits a high with a dreamy Libra or Aquarius. Hot dates June 8, August 21 and December 17.
LOVED ONES Jupiter maps out a year of lucky breaks. Any opposition from friends and family fades as your enthusiasm is obvious. In the autumn, focus on what and whom you believe in. Promises should be put in writing. Big event Prizes are yours in May.
LOVE YOURSELF There will be extra strength and energy feeding into your chart this year – so use it! Channel it towards retraining or opening a new career door, or throwing yourself into a high-profile sport. You can achieve so much more than you think.
FIVE-YEAR forecast In 2014, Jupiter will move into your communication chart, helping reveal your true feelings. In 2016 you’ll make a U-turn linked to a decision about children, and by 2018 you could be heading up your own global business.
June 22 – July 22
Venus promises some love proposals!
LOVERS With Venus in your togetherness chart, current partners can agree a shared August date for the biggest decision of your lives. Love starts at a gig or art show. You could also meet a deep and desirable Scorpio or Pisces while presenting ideas to a panel. Jupiter promises a super-sexy autumn and winter – with proposals in the pipeline! Hot dates March 11, July 8 and September 19.
LOVED ONES The first half of the year finds you revealing, and dealing with, secrets that stop family bonds being all they should. Jupiter and Mars keep you spreading positivity all summer, even when life gets challenging. Big event A star speaks your name.
LOVE YOURSELF Jupiter gives you the zodiac X factor in 2013, with enough charm and charisma to change any circumstances in your favour, and the self-belief that finds even failure an inspiration. The more you learn, the stronger you will get. Take charge from July 8.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Your profile just keeps getting hotter and hotter! In 2014, money and love will mix to boost confidence so you can raise your expectations in love and life. You’ll end 2015 with a promise, and may be in a family of five by 2017!
July 23 – August 23
Your love life will be a runaway success
LOVERS Venus will visit your chart of duty and devotion to reinforce love promises, despite what’s happened in the past. Couples can seal deals, and a trip in July prompts a sunshine celebration. Single? Love links you to a new neighbour, or a fiery Aries or Sagittarius you’ll meet exercising outdoors, at a health spa, or as you watch a sporting event. Hot dates January 27, May 25 and August 6.
LOVED ONES Your community chart is governed by Jupiter in the first half of the year, so don’t delay in joining in a charity event. An eclipse in your family zone in April will wipe away doubts. Big event Three names are on one contract.
LOVE YOURSELF Your self-awareness is off the scale and can lead to inspired choices. In October, seize an opportunity to pitch an idea to a famous organisation. Instead of covering up weaknesses, you work on them and fill in gaps in education and experience.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Jupiter moves into your sign to help make all your dreams come true in 2014, while 2015 is a time for planning your future needs and wants. In 2017, you’ll be at the heart of a new friendship group.
August 24 – September 22
2013 is bursting with romantic surprises
LOVERS Love planet Venus is in your sector of surprises, prompting special excitement for partners. An event in early May could be the key. Passion waits where friends showcase their talents. Other hotspots include a venue linked to the word “star”, a hotel, and an online business network. A Taurus or Capricorn will make the earth move. Hot dates February 25, September 5 and November 17.
LOVED ONES You’re decisive and dynamic as you spell out how you feel and what you want. It’s the Jupiter effect! Autumn draws your skills into a project started by a friend, but finished by you. Big event Couples turn back time.
LOVE YOURSELF Jupiter’s gear shift this summer turns your focus to what you want in life and love, and you’ll feel free to set your standards higher. Mars will be with you for October and November, giving you the courage to make a stand – you’ll surprise everyone, including yourself!
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST You and Jupiter get together in 2015, and this will be a crucial year for love changes – in an unexpected direction. From 2016 to 2018, you’ll build strong foundations for your future love.
September 23 – October 23
This is the year for building a secure future together
LOVERS Love issues will be sorted as Venus starts and ends 2013 at home in the most secure part of your chart. Even if, as a couple, you’ve shied away from sharing keys or business plans, a decision can happen so suddenly. Singletons will fall for a Gemini or Aquarius who says so little, yet lights up every room. Hotspots to meet include letting agencies and DIY stores. Hot dates February 10, March 27 and October 5.
LOVED ONES You want new experiences in new places this year. So make sure everyone who matters knows you may go, but you’ll be back, and richer in so many ways. Success that includes answering questions about others can put you on a prize list in June. Big event Two families become one.
LOVE YOURSELF A lunar eclipse lights up your confidence chart, and you have the ability to say “no”. This leaves space in your life for activities you want to try, as well as that special person. You will start letting yourself make mistakes and learn from them.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Your social circle grows through 2014, bringing a friendship you assume is out of your league – you’re so wrong! By 2016, Jupiter ensures you will know what you need, and you can go after it! Cash comes easier in 2017 and 2018.
October 24 – November 22
Step out of your comfort zone, into a great new life
LOVERS Usually you prefer to play your mystery card, but this year Venus encourages you to be upfront about who you are and what you want. Words you’ve found difficult to say before now flow freely, and couples will reconnect on a deeper level. A new Cancer or Pisces love is linked to a public-speaking job and a passion for comedy. Hot dates April 25, July 8 and November 3.
LOVED ONES Jupiter divides 2013 between your commitment and journey charts. Be ready to reveal the real you! People will put their respect for you into writing, and a last-minute addition to a list of travel names is the one to change your life. Big event A party in March.
LOVE YOURSELF You’ll get into your creative stride in February, as Mars and Neptune meet. So instead of just starting relationships, you will see them through. After June, your life will be one big adventure. Focus on the future in November.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Love comes easily, and stays, as Jupiter lights up your achievement chart in 2014. The next three years will be a time of personal and professional deals, building up to big celebrations in 2018.
November 23 – December 21
Venus ensures love will put you on the rich list
LOVERS Relationships have so much to offer in 2013, as Venus makes a double visit to your values chart. But it means taking the lead by giving the kind of love you hope to get in return. Single? Your perfect catch is a Aries or Leo who’s wealthy and generous with his time and feelings. You’ll meet at a cash desk or a health store. Hot dates January 27, May 25 and December 3.
LOVED ONES You’re a team player and can blend into any group – choose one that’s going places. Neptune helps relatives understand each other finally. In December, you’re strong enough to take on a physical challenge for charity. Big event A wedding abroad.
LOVE YOURSELF There’s a twist mid-year, as Mars helps you stop saying “yes” for the sake of it, and start saying what you really think. Saturn mixes great ideas with business sense and you can get a “yes” from a tough-talking TV show. Just be yourself!
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST You’ll learn to take love to its limits, rather than playing safe. In 2014, you’ll live and love in unusual ways. In 2015 and 2016, you’ll move from the fringes of a group to its heart. And then Jupiter opens up a world of opportunities.
December 22 – January 20
Jupiter sees you marrying your dream man
LOVERS Love hopes will come good as Venus sends your powers of attraction into overdrive. You transform cool behaviour from a partner, into the kind of love you need to walk down the aisle. Single Capricorns set a stunning passion pace as Venus links you to a stylish yet sincere Taurus or Virgo. You’ll meet in a bar full or mirrors. Hot dates February 25, June 26 and November 17.
LOVED ONES Jupiter sets up a year of progress, and from January to June you will put in place a more equal system of give and take in a family. When Mars gets in on the scene in midsummer, you make your mark with a new friend, who connects you to a celebrity. Big event Mystery identities are revealed.
LOVE YOURSELF This is the year to let your wild side show and amaze everyone with your mix of organisation and originality. The solar eclipse in mid-May will spark a step into an unknown field that will be so rewarding. This is a start-up year for the real, rebellious you.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Your love style is starting to reach emotional maturity. In 2014, you’ll be so deeply in love, and this can set you up to take a special journey in 2015. A creative ambition is set to come into fruition in 2016, which maps out a future of freedom.
January 21 – February 18
Venus makes this the year secret love dreams surface
LOVERS Couples are able to reconnect without words, thanks to Venus being deep in your secret dreams chart. By Valentine’s Day you’ll both know what’s next – it’s not what you might think! New love leads you to a mysterious Gemini or Libra, who you’ll meet in a rainstorm or at a magic show. Hot dates February 10, July 22 and August 21.
LOVED ONES The second half of 2013 is for committing to ideas, marking a real turning point. Stepping back from family conflict gives you space to find a solution. But by August you’re right to push for cooperation. Big event A video you make changes everything!
LOVE YOURSELF Whatever you do this year, you do it with style. Your summer shimmers with two full moons, so there’s no one quite like you, nothing quite like your ideas. A Mars/Neptune mix helps you value learning as much as earning.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST You’ll find fulfilment loving on your own terms, and 2014 promises a celebration in an exotic place. In 2015 you’ll sign significant legal documents, and over the next three years your chart goes global with travel plans or business.
February 19 – March 20
Friendships, flirtations and fame make you happy
LOVERS Your year starts with a Mars/Neptune wake-up call, priming you for passion that’s so different, yet suits you well. And Venus focuses on your social chart, so you can get back out there. Couples benefit from a fresh outlook, while Mars makes singletons proactive. Ask out that hot Cancer or Scorpio guy you see at the cinema! Hot dates March 11, July 8 and September 19.
LOVED ONES Neptune gives you a special sixth sense that helps you work out what family and friends really mean and need. With Jupiter in your home zone until June, property plans get the boost they need. Big event Designing your dream home.
LOVE YOURSELF This is not the year for blending into the background – when an opportunity arrives to promote yourself, take it. Your imagination is strong, and this year you balance it with methodical paperwork and meticulous preparation.
FIVE-YEAR FORECAST Past love efforts will be rewarded by personal passion payback. In 2014, you’ll feel ready to make serious decisions. 2015 will see two-way commitment and teamwork. A goal that feels impossible will be reached by 2018.
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