In the Stars
Your Horoscope: Monday, August 3, 2009
Leo: Be ready to expand your intellectual horizons because success today involves taking advantage of opportunities to learn, as well as to demonstrate your own knowledge or expertise. Today, you may encounter an unexpected opportunity to further you higher education or training. Be alert to any situation that may enhance your influence or status. Superiors or authority figures may be instrumental in helping you get something published or assist you with long-distance travel plans.
Virgo: If you are a well-prepared, organized individual with definite goals – like you Virgos usually are – you are in the best position to take advantage of opportunities that come along this week, starting today. Don’t hesitate to go out and create opportunities to demonstrate your experience. If you are not such a highly structured, goal-oriented type Virgo, the people and situations you encounter today can offer you the inspiration you need to become better organized, and help you to lay a more solid foundation for the type of success you wish to achieve.
Libra: Today you’ll be most concerned with your domestic priorities rather than anything else. This afternoon is the best time to take care of bills and cleaning up the house – getting organized will help you feel more in control of your life and enable you to be much more productive all week long.
Scorpio: Today take advantage of an unexpected opportunity to go swimming, sailing, or fishing, or do something physical near or on the water. If you have been feeling sick and can’t figure out what is wrong, this week turn to a friend or family member for advice. You may be given the name of a physician or spiritual counselor who will prove to be very helpful. Research a problem tonight; you are likely to discover information that will help you solve a health problem or other mystery.
Sagittarius: It is a good idea to get in touch with friends and to welcome any opportunity that comes along to make new ones. Respond positively to the invitations or advice of friends. Today brings favorable situations through your involvement with children and their activities, a club or organization to which you belong, or the network of friends and acquaintances you have established.
Capricorn: Now is the time to establish successful business partnerships and other joint ventures. Today you are apt to travel first class. Meetings and discussion groups can be a particularly enjoyable experience as communications flourish. You’ll know just what to say and when to say it. You may feel the urge to write a love letter, romance novel, song, poetry, or biographical sketch.
Aquarius: Today the moon in Capricorn inspires you to be more egalitarian when it comes to accepting or judging others, particularly those less fortunate than yourself. Either those you meet engender this humanitarian attitude in you, or you are able to inspire it in them. You may experience being uniquely a part of your own generation in certain social situations. Participation in community activities this evening will be very fulfilling and you may meet some interesting new friends in the process.
Pisces: A surge of physical energy and enthusiasm may prompt you to turn thoughts or ideas into actions, the results of which can be very successful. Work that is done or business that is owned or operated by you is likely to flourish at this time, especially if the job or business is in your neighborhood.
Aries: You are on your own – just the way you independent Ariens like it – today. Trusting those in charge can be risky; someone may deliberately mislead you so be discerning. This evening, clear thinking and attention to detail is essential. You are energized and motivated tonight; use this boost of energy to attend to an artistic or spiritual project.
Taurus: Today, try to organize everything on your plate so you don’t lose track of your priorities. This morning, details can easily slip away, so you have to make sure that you get all of the information you need, and that the information you get is accurate, in order to accomplish important tasks. The other possibility is that you become involved with so many details it becomes difficult for you to see the overall picture; don’t lose sight of what is most important.
Gemini: You may have to grapple with conflicting opinions, too much or too little information, and other annoying distractions this morning. If your stomach gets tied up in knots, take a deep breath, relax, patiently sort things out, and calmly keep going. Before leaving home or office prepare yourself mentally for the possibility of traffic jams and other delays in transportation, public as well as private. This afternoon projects may not get finished on time. If this is the case, simply notify those who need to know and keep on working.
Cancer: Today you may have the opportunity to contact or visit with siblings or neighbors. Letters you write will be creative and amusing. This afternoon is a good time to participate in meetings, community activities, and situations that enable you to exchange ideas and information. If you need a car, this may be a good time to look for one. This evening you can make progress in design or mechanical projects, writing assignments, correspondence, or business and contractual matters.