Horoscope for December 17, 2013

Today’s Birthday (12/17/13)-Tonight’s Full Moon in Gemini (trine Neptune) adds auspicious impulse this year to manifest dreams. Uranus direct in Aries powers personal revolution. Dive into a passion or study you’ve been afraid to embrace. Results magnify exponentially with teamwork. January brings extra gold, and May showers romance and creativity. Exhibit or launch new initiatives after August, when communications and negotiations peak. Realize a seemingly impossible vision.

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 — Meditation allows new clarity. Shake up the status quo (with Uranus direct in Aries until 2018). It’s easier to make dreams come true this month (Full Gemini Moon trine Neptune), and problems seem to solve themselves.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

— Today is a 5 — There’s a positive change in your work environment with this Full Moon. Responsibilities seem easier to bear. It’s a great phase for study, as well. Protect your private time, and accomplish more while avoiding a silly upset.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

— Today is a 7 — Stay fair, to avoid jealousies. Succeed through innovation for the coming month. Work now, and play in a few days. Schedule practical details. You feel pressed to act. The piper will have to be paid soon.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

— Today is a 7 — Shift up your work routine this month, and make a positive change. You have extra confidence today and tomorrow. Present your argument. Travel could be a real possibility. Communications and actions that seemed stuck start to move.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

— Today is a 6 — Awareness demands action. Now that you see what’s going on, unleash your creativity. Remain sensitive to another’s view. Share expenses. Get good technical advice. Brighten a room. Watch out for surprises today and tomorrow. Things could get controversial.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

— Today is a 6 — Let someone else carry the ball for the next two days. Stay clear of any bickering. Offer support and come up with creative solutions. Technical work gets easier. Perhaps there’s an app for what’s needed. Ask around.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

— Today is a 6 — Original and brilliant ideas flow easier now, with Uranus direct. Keep busy, and relax with deep breathing. Take on new responsibilities today and tomorrow. You can’t be two places simultaneously. Your confidence flowers under the Full Moon.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

— Today is a 5 — Technical matters, especially at home, are getting easier. Travel conditions are excellent today and tomorrow. Change your daily routine this month for more power with studies and education. Dream big, and creative actions will come naturally.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

— Today is a 6 — To avoid a potential problem, play the game exactly by the book. The Full Moon today prompts a turning point regarding family scheduling and joint resources. An unexpected home repair project takes priority. Handle finances now.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

— Today is a 5 — Don’t sweat the small stuff. Financial losses turn into gains soon enough. You’re entering a romantic period. The Full Moon brings a turning point in a partnership. Rely on each other, especially today and tomorrow. You’re gaining wisdom.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

— Today is a 6 — Your authority reaches a new level over the next month, as you keep providing excellent service. There’s no time to procrastinate. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Creativity and fresh ideas come easier, trending until 2018.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

— Today is a 5 — Make lists. Today’s good for planning, rather than taking action. Dreams make more sense soon. Keep repaying obligations. Priorities shift over the next month, and there’s a turning point regarding how you allocate your time. Add more fun.