Horoscope for December 8, 2013

Today’s Birthday (12/08/13). It’s been a creative adventure of a year. Expand professional opportunities with teamwork. January brings positive cash flow. Talents and passions bubble in the springtime. Promote, negotiate, wheel and deal in late summer. Jupiter and your sun meet for lucky sparks on July 25-26. An October revolution inspires a new phase in family fun, with backstage efforts unveiling hidden treasures.


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 6 — You’re more sensitive, especially for the next couple of days. Listen carefully to your dreams and let them empower you. Your team is hotter than you give them credit for. You’re inspired, but proceed with caution and little steps.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

— Today is a 6 — A communications breakdown slows the action. You come to the rescue with imagination and clever ideas. Moderate a clash between normally gentle friends. You can do it. They trust you. Get supplies to realize your plan.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

— Today is a 6 — Career matters occupy your time now. New information opens up new possibilities. Don’t throw your money around, though, or touch savings. Crazy dreams do seem possible. You may get more than you expected. Aim high. Study recent developments.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

— Today is a 7 — Today and tomorrow are good for financial planning. Evaluate your partner’s resources and share what you learn. Plan your vacation today and tomorrow. You can find the necessary funds. Someone’s in a hurry. Gather music for the trip.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

— Today is a 6 — Put away provisions to share later. Allow yourself to be persuaded, although some of the story you hear could be speculative. After study, take independent action on an opportunity. Don’t let a windfall slip through your fingers; bring it home.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

— Today is a 7 — Adjust to the demands of others now. Get imaginative to make things work. Plan for perfection. Continue cleaning up a mess. A hero comes to your rescue. Despite tricky communications, join forces with a master of surprises. Accept help.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

— Today is an 8 — Dress for a more public moment. Get a lot done today and tomorrow. Study any errors from a completed job to gain expertise. Plan a new project. Quiet productivity’s best. Avoid controversy. You’re lucky now. Accept encouragement.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

— Today is a 6 — Continue to repay obligations and re-affirm a commitment. Do any necessary research. The perfect solution appears. A plumbing problem or other breakdown could arise at home. Make repairs. There’s still time for fun and games. Share respect.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

— Today is a 5 — Take care of home and family for the next few days. Look back and make sure what you’re doing is an improvement. Review and test what you’ve recently learned. Criticism influences your thinking; don’t take it personally.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

— Today is a 6 — Catch up on reading now. Shop carefully. Get more creative as you play. Write, email, or phone partners. Appeal to their sense of justice. Finish a study project now. Push yourself forward. Bless your work with a private ritual.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

— Today is an 8 — Bring in the money for the next few days, but don’t make expensive promises. Your blinding insight inspires others. It’s not a good time to discuss finances, though. Keep planning, so details are solid before you present them.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

— Today is an 8 — You’re more confident (and less patient) today and tomorrow. You’re extra hot, but be careful; don’t burn anyone. Don’t do everything your partner suggests, either. Take a leap of faith and choose the perfect gift. Compromise.