As of Thursday, August 15, 2013
Friday, August 16, 2013
by Bernice Bede Osol
For every negative, find a balance that is positive in the year ahead. Incorporate interests, pastimes, hobbies or activities that bring you joy and ease your stress and you will find workable solutions to any problem you face. You can stabilize your situation with an unusual investment.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Look for ways to improve your life, your attitude and your image. The new you will surprise some and impress others. Step out on a limb and show everyone your attributes.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — It would be wise to keep your personal life out of the workplace. Listen to what others have to say, and you’ll learn valuable information that will help you correct some of the emotional distress you face.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Talk your way into or out of any situation using your charm and intelligence. Call in a favor if it will help you get ahead. Watch out for interference from people who envy your skills.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — Take a break from the hurly-burly and do something you enjoy. Learn something new that you can utilize to earn more cash or raise your profile.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Emotions will surface in a heated situation. Don’t hesitate to ask questions if you don’t know where you stand. A change in the way you live will end up being beneficial.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) —You’ve got more control than you realize. A little persuasion mixed with ingenuity and the offering of the proper incentives will ensure that you get your way.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Focus on partnerships, be they domestic or work-related. Discuss problems and disagreements openly and honestly. Knowing where you stand will help you make an important decision.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — You have several profitable ideas that you can act upon. Exercise your brain and you will come up with a service that your community needs and that will help you out financially.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Take on a challenge and engage in activities that will give you the opportunity to show your intelligence and talent. You’ll attract attention and the support of someone unusual.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Stick close to home and people you know you can trust. Before spending a lot on a luxury item, do your research, and don’t allow anyone to talk you into going over your budget.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Trying to push others to do what you want will lead to emotional problems. Use reverse psychology to ensure that you keep your allies working on your behalf.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Step into the limelight and show everyone how capable you are. You’ve got some creative ideas that can lead to a better position, so share them.