Horoscope for September 8, 2012

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services

Today’s Birthday (09/08/12).

People, relationships and steady career growth form major themes this year. Celebrate by listing the influencers and passions that  inspire you. Choose what you want to learn, where you want to go and with who you want to get there.
To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0r the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

— Today is a 6 — Deep breathing and open communication help combat chaos. Be gentle with one who is being argumentative. Maintain objectivity where it counts. Remember to keep cost low.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

 — Today is a 5 — A bit of cash flows out. Continue to increase communication, even in the face of a breakdown. You have more than you need. Listen to suggestions. It’s not good for travel yet.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

— Today is a 7 — You’re looking good, but watch out for self-centered pitfalls that could create more than one communication breakdown. Don’t even try to buy love. Actions speak louder than words.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

 — Today is a 5 — Use your money wisely, be sure the money is available before you decide to spend it. Abundance is yours, if you’re willing to redefine what it means. Work quietly for max productivity.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

— Today is a 6 — Don’t use money to solve a problem. Instead wait, find the solution when you least expect it. The path of least resistance may be a good choice.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

 — Today is a 6 — Cool does not have to mean expensive. It’s okay to have too much of a good thing; so be grateful. Don’t throw a party yet. Save the celebration for later, once the eggs have hatched.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

 — Today is a 6 — Definitely don’t sweat the small stuff. There will be breakdowns … so what? You’re surrounded by wealth in many ways. Worrying about money makes no difference. What would? Do that.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

— Today is a 5 — You are full of good ideas, but don’t say much, yet. It’ll work out to your advantage. Don’t run out on a promise. Plan for possible travel delays. Do have people over instead of going out.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

— Today is a 6 — Don’t worry, this overwhelming period is only temporary. A speech goes over very well. Continue to increase your authority in the coming week, and appreciate the gains.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

 — Today is a 5 — List the things you want to change, and share them with supportive friends. Ask for help and ideas without being needy. Continue to decrease clutter in the coming week.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

— Today is a 7 — Decrease outside activities in favor of creative projects at home. Try something new, and share your story. Sow wisdom seeds from the pearls of wisdom you’ve accrued. It feels fresh.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

 — Today is a 7 — Carefully look at a procedure that goes against your training before moving on. Don’t be worried; delegate the details. You could get lucky. Postpone an outing.