HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Nov. 11, 2013: This year you often demonstrate an unusually creative yet disciplined side of your personality. When you use it well, you could find that very little is unattainable. If single, you seem to be able to attract the type of person you desire. You will meet several desirable suitors. If attached, your sweetie often finds you closed down. This person might be manipulative in his or her desire to have you open up. Avoid fighting, and understand where your significant other is coming from. Pisces often makes you feel like a kid again. A baby born today has a sun in Scorpio and a moon in Pisces.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • You might want to keep a secret or allow a matter to stay hush-hush. You need to be intuitive, especially with others.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • • • Zero in on what appears to be a hot issue. You are capable of putting what lies ahead in perspective, which increases your ability to accomplish what you desire.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • You might be trying to work through a problem. You are able to handle a lot, but tension keeps rising.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • Detach and you’ll gain a unique perspective, especially when dealing with a particularly contentious or controlling person.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • • Work with others directly. You communicate effectively, and many people around you gain insight quickly.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • • Defer to others. Know when you are in a no-win situation. It is important to recognize what is happening before you encounter a problem.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • Your easygoing attitude allows others the space to be free and come forward. Do not sit on anger.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • • Many opportunities come forward that could involve adjusting your schedule. You might want to tap into someone’s resourcefulness.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • Your compassion comes out when dealing with a family member. Tap into your intuition in order to succeed today.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • • You could be moving forward with a project that is often discussed. A talk will help this goal become a reality.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • You will indulge yourself, whether it is sharing a favorite breakfast or taking a few hours for yourself. A partner might want to take a different approach.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • You might need to handle a situation differently from how you anticipated. You could be upset with someone far away.
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