IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: This year you often listen to your sixth sense, especially when it comes to your personal life. You often surprise others with your unpredictability. A child or new friend could be a source of excitement in your life, as you never seem to know what is heading down the path with him or her. If you are single, your love life could experience many twists and turns. You are likely to attract a very special person. If you are attached, your relationship takes on a very exciting tone. The magnetism that exists between you easily could increase. CAPRICORN always has strong opinions.
ARIES (March 21-April 19)
You make quite an impression on others, especially in situations where you are in command. You have the capability to shake up the status quo. You might see a conflict developing between the structure of your life and the need for spontaneity. Tonight: Make calls.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
Detach and take in the big picture. As a result, you’ll gain some insight and be able to circumvent a hassle. Your perspective grows as you express more compassion toward others. Know when to pull back and let someone else take the lead. Tonight: Treat yourself to a movie.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20)
You might see the beginning of a power play developing between you and someone else in your life. Rise above this person’s issues by not getting pulled in. The unexpected has a way of shaking up the status quo when you need a little kick start. Tonight: Express your caring attitude.
CANCER (June 21-July 22)
You might start visualizing your universe quite differently from how you have up till now. A loved one seems to be in the midst of a major transformation. Don’t be surprised by the changes you witness. Allow this person to be true to him- or herself. Tonight: Accept an offer.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)
Get into a project and respond to that creative voice within. Count on your natural ingenuity and playful imagination to emerge whenever you stop to chat with others. You find answers when others can’t. You look beyond the obvious. Tonight: Know when to call it a night.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
Don’t allow someone else to intimidate you. Try to imagine what it must be like to be this person; detach and try to walk in his or her shoes. As a result, you’ll gain a unique perspective of what he or she has to deal with. Embrace a loved one’s unpredictability. Tonight: All smiles.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
You might be more uptight than you realize; a matter involving your home could be involved. Recognize where you do and do not have influence. Be willing to take a leap of faith. You could be surprised by a loved one’s reaction. Tonight: You can adjust to each curve ball.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
You finally communicate your bottom line so that the other party can hear you loud and clear. This person could have a strong reaction, which might be upsetting. Know that you can handle anything that comes down the pike. Tonight: Let go, but still remain authentic.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
Be aware of the costs of proceeding as you have been. You might not be as contained as you would like to believe you are. Your sixth sense will dispute some of the information you are hearing. Be more forthright in your dealings with others. Tonight: Finish your holiday shopping.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
You seem more willing to experience life from other perspectives. Your thinking seems limited to you, and only you can broaden your mental outlook to get past your mental filters. A family member might not understand what is going on with you. Tonight: Till the wee hours.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
You’ll choose not to reveal everything that is on your mind; perhaps you don’t feel that the timing is right. Your perceptions are right, but convincing others might be difficult. Nothing teaches like experience. Allow a loved one to find his or her own way. Tonight: Play it low-key.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
Meetings and get-togethers fill your day. If you use the right words and tone, you can get everyone to listen to your ideas. One person might feel challenged by your perspective. Use care when dealing with this person. Acknowledge your differences. Tonight: Where your friends are.
Archivist Margaret Suckley (1891), singer/songwriter Billy Bragg (1957), musician Peter Criss (1945)
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