HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013: This year you will experience a lot of good luck if you are able to center yourself and follow your instincts. In fact, you might be surprised at how well you land. If single, the people you attract could be emotionally unavailable. If attached, the two of you make an excellent couple. Sometimes you enjoy going off together without anyone else; other times, you like having your own downtime. Cancer understands you better than you do! A baby born today has a sun in Leo and a moon in Cancer.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • You could be met by some resistance, even if you have good intentions. Focus on your family, specifically one or two individuals.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • • • You could be overwhelmed by everything you want to get done. The good news is that you will enjoy crossing tasks and responsibilities off your to-do list.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • Head to a fair or maybe a casino, as you naturally will have a great time around a lot of people. The observer in you will be delighted by the eccentric crowd around you.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • • You have a warmth about you that few people would think to doubt, as you are so genuine. Your natural charm draws in exactly what you desire.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • Touch base with a loved one with whom you don’t often have time to visit. Taking off for the day together could be immensely rewarding.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • • Once you join friends, whether it’s for a community project or at a ballgame, you will have a great time.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • Know when to defer to an older friend or relative. You could be overwhelmed by everything you want to accomplish, especially when it comes to fulfilling others’ wishes.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • • Be more forthright when dealing with a sibling or loved one. You might want to rethink a situation more carefully.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • Plan on spending some time with a friend or loved one you have not seen in a while.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • For a while, you might be OK with someone stealing the stage, but as the day goes on, you will notice that your temper starts to flare up.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • You have certain plans and projects that you feel you must complete no matter what.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • • Allow more of your creativity to flow. You might not recognize your limitations in a situation involving friends.
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