HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Sept. 30, 2013: This year will be pleasant for you, especially if you enjoy your friends and fulfill your long-desired goals. You seem to be fortunate in nearly every area of your life. Your career blooms in July 2014. If single, let others know of your decision to maintain that status. If attached, the two of you will need stay focused. Leo can be a strong personality. A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Leo all day.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • The unexpected continues to make daily life exciting for anyone around you. Your creativity seems to be at work.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • You will want to spend more time at home than you have in a while. However, be aware that a family member likely will lose his or her cool as a result.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • • So many people seek you out that you easily could be overwhelmed by all of the requests and invitations. Screen your calls in order to accomplish what you want.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • Be aware of others’ needs. Recognize that you have a tendency to go overboard. Be careful if you become angry or frustrated, as you could be accident-prone.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • Others will be delighted to have you around, at least until they realize the level of your energy. Be open to positive changes. Someone’s reaction might surprise you.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • Trust your sixth sense about what is going on behind the scenes. You might want to rethink a recent decision Don’t swallow your anger; make a point to choose your words with care.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • Understand that someone you care about suddenly could become difficult. Stay calm. You will see this person realize the error of his or her ways.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • Someone you look up to seems to be bent out of shape. If you are smart, you will keep your opinion to yourself. This person will calm down.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • At first, you might be upset by what is going on that could throw your plans off. You will be forced to gather your own facts, and as you do, you will notice that you are detaching considerably.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • • You absorb a lot of information quickly. Nevertheless, you might feel challenged by someone you look up to. Your limits could be tested.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • Someone you know quite well might come barreling toward you like an enraged animal. How you handle this person’s behavior could determine the long-term durability of this bond.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • You might be trying to do so much that you could be accident-prone. You might need to take some time to prioritize and revamp your schedule.
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