Astrological Forecasts for 03/03/2011
Aries (March 21-April 19): Today is a 7 -- Today is a perfect day for meditation and soul searching. Find time to get away from noise, even the kind that you can't hear, and just listen.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Today is an 8 -- Listen to a friend, even if they seem like a hopeless dreamer. Let go of a fear by inspecting and researching it. Throw your hat over the fence, and jump after it.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): Today is a 9 -- Write blueprints for a vision. Your reputation is on the rise. It may translate into a new career, a raise or new discoveries that pay off nicely.
Cancer (June 22-July 22): Today is a 7 -- Dreams empower. Listen to your environment. Go on an adventure; smell the flowers; look under the rocks. Be like a three-year-old. Don't be afraid to ask "Why?"
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Today is a 7 -- Take it easy today. The more you learn, the more you discover you don't know, and that's a good thing. Keep it up. Stick to the facts, even when tempted to embellish.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Today is a 7 -- Today you may be torn between wanting to be alone, and wanting to be with others. While you're figuring it out, go burn some calories. No excuses.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Today is a 9 -- New information opens up new possibilities. Avoid distractions for great productivity. You're the king of the jungle today. Be a good and just ruler.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Today is a 7 -- You'll have to study to comply with a new request. Make sure you leave time for play. Release your inner child and creativity flourishes. Don't worry about results yet.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Today is a 7 -- A friend's faith will help you discover a hidden truth. It's a good day for spring-cleaning, to clear out the winter dust. Make space for this new possibility.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Today is a 7 -- Get in communication with an elder in your family or community. You'll never be as young as you are today (nor will they). Imagine success in something important to you.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Today is a 9 -- You're part of the solution. It's a great day to make some dough, but remember that money can't buy love. Be grateful for what you have, and stay active.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Today is a 9 -- The moon is in your sign for the next three days. It's a good time to pull forward, appreciate what you have and shoot for what you want. Your aim is true.
Seattle Times transportation reporter Mike Lindblom describes some of the factors that may have led to the collapse of the I-5 bridge over the Skagit River in Mount Vernon on Thursday, May 23.