As of Friday, August 23, 2013
Saturday, August 24, 2013
by Bernice Bede Osol
Broaden your scope this year by getting involved in large-scale projects that will benefit your community or country. Develop ideas and solutions that will encourage others to step up and take action. The impression you make will open doors to greater prosperity.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Added discipline will help you conquer whatever challenges you meet along life’s path. Adding a bit of force to get what you want will pay off. Taking action will only increase your options.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Change is inevitable, but acceptance will enable you to move in a direction that is better suited to your needs as well as your skills. Express your ideas and intentions in clear, concise language.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — Learning will be key to making new acquaintances and finding unusual opportunities. You’ll be especially prone to altering the way you do things at work, with positive results.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Stick close to home and make a point to listen rather than dictate. The choice you make now will determine how your peers and loved ones will receive you.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — All work and no play will cause problems in your personal life. Make plans that will keep important relationships warm, vibrant and stable. A settlement or contract will bring in another income channel.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Make a point of relying on past experience, especially where money matters are concerned. Lending and borrowing will lead to problems. Invest in yourselfss and your abilities, not someone else.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Look over contracts and make a commitment to someone you want to have in your life for a long time. Your options are plentiful, but your choices should be specific.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Keep your thoughts and emotions in check. Now is not the time to start a war. Avoid being taken advantage of and use diplomacy when handling arduous situations. You need to be tough but fair.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Participate in any activities or ventures that arise today, and show everyone what you have to offer. You will impress even the most skeptical individual, giving you many new channels in which to operate.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — You can make a difference if you act on behalf of someone or something you believe in. Your interaction with someone influential will lead to an interesting relationship.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Steer clear of anyone making impulsive and inappropriate choices. Focus on something you enjoy doing and you can develop a service or product that can lead to extra income.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Be prepared to make alterations that ensure the safety of the people who depend on you. Your unique way of helping others will be rewarded in an unusual and generous manner.