Horoscopes for Aug. 13, 2014
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Shani Davis, 32; Debi Mazar, 50; John Slattery, 52; Dawnn Lewis, 53.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Don’t let anyone bully you. Preparation coupled with experience will keep you ahead of any competition you face. Indulgence must not be allowed to take over mentally, physically or financially. Moderation is key and simplicity will help you keep everything in place and your plans on track. Don’t argue or complain, just do what needs to be done and keep moving.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You are heading into a cycle full of excitement, entertainment and opportunity. Explore whatever comes your way and focus on being your best and offering what you can. Love is on the rise and romance will enhance your life.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take care of your responsibilities quietly. Not everyone will agree with what you want to do or how you do it. Focus on honing your skills and preparing a flawless presentation that leaves little to criticize.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Be cautious. Insincere gestures of friendship will end in disappointment. Make positive changes at home that are sure to improve your living space and your relationships with those you live around. A visitor can be expected.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Do something out of the ordinary. Explore what life has to offer. Let your creative imagination wander and express your ideas. Good fortune will come about through an extraordinary opportunity. Don’t be too shy to try something different.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Look, see and do. Self-improvement projects will lead to compliments and the option to make positive changes at work and to your lifestyle. Connecting with an old friend will bring back memories and an opportunity to revamp an old idea.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Rehash old ideas and options. You may have missed an important detail in a project that wasn’t successful on the first try. Reimagine and reconfigure your plans to accommodate new ideas. Establish an important partnership with someone.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): New acquaintances can be made if you take part in a work-related event or a cause that contributes to making a difference. A change in partners or how you relate to others will bring about a marked improvement in your personal life.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don’t fight a losing battle. Put your energy into things you can change and improvements you can make to your surroundings and to your emotional outlook and attitude. A worry regarding work will turn out to be favorable.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Cut off anyone playing with your emotions. Stick to the people you know you can trust. Wheel and deal and make positive changes to your living arrangements. Better financial opportunities are within reach. Invest in yourself, not someone else.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stay put. Keep a close watch on your investments, projects and partnerships. Changes are heading your way, and although you may not welcome the process, you will come out on top once the dust settles. Let your intuition guide you in the best direction.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): He who hesitates is lost. You will face opposition from those less eager to experiment, but your sense of adventure and ability to instantly adapt will help you make the most of whatever life or career changes come your way.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A moneymaking opportunity is attainable. Jump at the chance to test your talent, skills and expertise. An emotional plea will buy you favors and time to iron out any problems you meet along the way. Success can be yours.