Horoscope for October 15, 2012

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

Today’s Birthday (10/15/12)

Today’s New Moon in Libra emphasizes your birthday spotlight. People are listening, so ask for what you want this year, for career, home and family, and for others. The next solar eclipse (Nov. 3) reinforces financial organization and could lead to a boost in income.
To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (Mar. 21-April 19)

Today is a 7 — Don’t nitpick yourself or others … there’s no time. Get going on those projects through which you want to make a difference, and exceed expectations. The news is all good.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 6 — You’re pushed to be creative, and end up with abundance. Others come to you for advice, which is good, but it could also be exhausting. Make sure you take care of yourself and get plenty of rest.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is an 8 — You achieve a lot now. Beat the deadline. Get more for less with shrewd planning. Rely on the power of love again. Tread lightly, and avoid future upsets and erosion.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is an 8 — Give away unneeded junk. Joy expands to fill the space. You’re very attractive now, but could also be intensely emotional. Exercise caution. Send someone else ahead.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 7 — You get past a difficult moment and on to something beautiful. You’re stronger, thanks to love and persistence. You’re also brilliant. Offer encouragement to others.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 6 — Grasp opportunities for abundance, which is available on many levels. Watch where you’re going. Get another perspective. Friends help you make a connection. Create your own ticket to your dreams.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is an 8 — Keep most of what you know under your hat. The challenges coming in help you advance to the next level. Learn how to win at a new game. Big changes increase productivity.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 5 — It’s an excellent moment for pushing old limits aside. Quick, decisive action is required. You feel loved. Trust a sibling’s advice. Increased efficiency leads to more money.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 7 — You’re very lucky now and becoming a master. Friends and family come first, especially now. Don’t be afraid to ask questions. Emote for effect when expressing the story.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 7 — This could be a very productive Monday. Hit the ground running to create new possibilities in your career. Continue to ask necessary questions, even if they seem dumb. Build a strong foundation.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — Don’t be afraid to let your partner or a friend take the lead. But still watch your step. Climbing up provides a new perspective. Don’t get too comfortable. Reach out even farther.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 5 — You may have to let go of a preconception to advance. Increase your level of fun, and your productivity rises, too. Your work speaks well of you.