Horscope for November 16, 2013

Today’s Birthday (11/16/13). This year is all for love. Involve love in your work, and creativity sends sparks. Express it in your partnerships, and they thrive to new levels. Share it in many forms and media. Launch your book or exhibition in July. Travel for a project. Rest next October before a winter flurry. Soak it in.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today is a 9 — Money problems become more visible, and so do ways to resolve them. With discipline and careful planning, you could end up ahead. Some level of compromise is required, and quickly.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 7 — Difficulties become apparent, which gives you the opportunity to take action and make use of newly gained power. You’ve been practicing. You quickly learn to dodge the balls, changing a negative into a positive. Game on.

Gemini (May 20-June 21)

Today is an 8 — Go for what you really believe in, even if you must question it first. Don’t do it for the money, even if this means less cash in your pocket. Keep quiet about finances. A loved one can be of great assistance. It works out.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 7 — There may be resistance to your authority. Letting go of control could open up doors to new friendships, and who knows, perhaps even romance. Reconsider who you think you are. Compromise builds a strong foundation.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 7 — The obstacles ahead get surpassed easier when you’re thinking less about yourself and more about others. Being of service provides satisfaction and even motivation. Don’t forget to take care of yourself. Your team contributes.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 7 — Study your passion, explore and try everything … at least once. Get your blood pumping and your brain will thank you. Travel could be delightful; no need to go far. Personal commitments take priority over public.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is an 8 — The possibility of conflict or confusion is high. Listen, even if you don’t agree, and avoid an argument that way. You have better things to do. Keep your head down and handle them. Turn the phone off.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 7 — You may be tempted to go it alone. It may seem like a good idea, but looks can be deceiving. Find a trusted shoulder to lean on. Focus on the task at hand. Delete snarky comments before sending. Get yourself a treat.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 7 — It’s a busy weekend. You could complain, or just dive in. It’s easier to get things done than to resist having to do them. Avoid distractions. Pay old debts before taking on new ones. Rest in the quiet moments.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is an 8 — It’s a tough job, and someone has to do it. Don’t let it go to your head. Your acts of selfless contribution are attracting attention. Romance fills the void. Cue the music, light candles, bring flowers.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is an 8 — Cleaning and reorganization can go a long way towards refreshing your home without great expense. In case of doubt, throw it out, give it away or sell it. Have a garage sale. Your trash is another’s treasure.

Pisces(Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — There’s a change at the top. Postpone a romantic interlude, and share your feelings. Let someone know if you’ll be out late with friends. Talk about art, innovations or passions. It could get chaotic. Comfortable lounging soothes.