HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013: This year you enter a new phase where you start feeling more and more upbeat. You might need to clear out or distance yourself from an overassertive relative or friend. You will feel much more optimistic and willing to open up as a result. Travel and/or meeting a foreigner will expand your mental awareness. If single, you could be dating Mr. or Ms. Right at the present time … or very soon. If attached, make vacation plans that take you off the beaten path. Aries can push your buttons. A baby born today has a sun in Scorpio and a moon in Aries.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • You have a lot of oomph as you start your day. How you use it will be your call.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • Know when to pull back and head in a new direction. You could feel off-kilter as you wake up.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • Keep reaching out to someone who is very important to your life. You could take this person’s nonresponsiveness personally.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • Assume your natural role as leader. Communication could have a harsh quality to it. Refuse to take someone’s attitude personally.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • Take the high road and you will do fine. Conflicts could mark the beginning of the day, yet chummy interactions will mark the end of the day.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • • Deal with a problem directly, which might involve dealing with an individual directly. Know the difference between assertiveness and aggressiveness.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • Others seem to keep coming to you with requests. The problem lies in that so many ask so much of you. You could become angry.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • Pace yourself, and know when enough is enough. Yes, you have a lot of energy, a strong will and much endurance.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • • Your fiery ways push aside any obstacle you might come across. Be diplomatic with a higher-up or parent.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • You could decide to maintain a low profile as you sense an issue coming in from out of left field. You don’t always have to handle every problem.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • A partner might be difficult at best. Back off, and duck out of the way of this person’s fireworks. Answer calls and get into some errands and/or other responsibilities.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • You might feel the need to indulge a loved one who lets you know that he or she is not up to snuff. That effort will ease this person’s mood, but do not break your budget.