Horoscopes for April 9, 2014
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Elle Fanning, 16; Kristen Stewart, 24; Leighton Meester, 28; Dennis Quaid, 60
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Turn up the intensity. Take action and be reluctant to back away from adversity. It’s your lack of control that will stand between you and your set goals. Keep your life simple so that you can direct your energy where it will bring you the results you crave the most. Choose the change instead of having it forced upon you.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take on whatever comes your way. Your go-getter attitude and creative imagination will lead to an intriguing prospect. Interaction and greater involvement with upwardly mobile people will result in a worthwhile partnership. Knowledge equals power. File away what you hear and see.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Stick to what you know and work diligently at your own speed. Avoid emotional impasses with people only interested in controlling your situation. Explore your options and you will find a way to expand your interests personally and professionally.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Explore what’s being offered. Change can be good if it stimulates your mind and helps you head in a direction that promotes advancement. High energy and enthusiasm will grab attention and set you apart from any competition you face.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Let your mind wander and you’ll find a unique way to make extra cash. Revamp a service you used to offer to friends or family and you’ll find a way to go public. You can be helpful and benefit from your good intentions.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Emotions will surface if you experience a change of heart. Insecurity will set off uncertainty or an inability to make a move. Progressive action will bring good results. Get moving and do not look back. Don’t be afraid to do things differently.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Look for ways to implement unique alternatives that will help improve the job you do, and you will receive recognition and consideration for your contribution. An impulsive purchase isn’t likely to please you once you test it out.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Put your heart into whatever you do, but don’t overreact if someone doesn’t agree with what you are doing. Listen to advice, weigh the pros and cons, and continue to follow the path that makes you feel most comfortable. Nurture important partnerships.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Make positive changes at home and follow through with creative endeavors. Expand your circle of friends to include those who share your interests. Love is on the rise and a positive twist to the way you treat someone special will benefit you.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): A professional trip or mixing business with pleasure will help you discover if a project you want to pursue is feasible or not. Share your concerns and be blunt about what you can bring to the table. Don’t promise financial assistance.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Your timing is questionable. You are caught between what needs to be done and what’s possible. Take a back seat and watch how someone else handles matters. Stepping in and cleaning up will be much easier and will reap rewards.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take action and you will make progress. Send out your resume or sign up for a course that will help you advance. Money matters can be addressed and a joint venture will bring all sorts of benefits. Sign contracts.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Work quietly behind the scenes. Focus on personal documentation and household needs. Love and personal relationships will improve if you set time aside to spend with a friend, lover or family member. A creative outlet will help ease stress.