Horoscope for September 20, 2014

Today’s Birthday (09/20/14). Here’s this year’s question: “What do you love?” Make lists and develop plans. Expand through powerful communications. After 12/23, begin a 30-month home improvement phase. Save and share resources. Romance sparks after 3/20. Grow family and community connection. Deepen partnerships by growing personal responsibility, integrity and compassion. Create the life you love and invite playmates.

Nancy Black, Tribune Content Agency

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 7 — There’s creativity afoot, and interesting predicaments to get into. Take it slow, and avoid accidents and breakage. If it gets chaotic or intense, think fast and dance with it. You could be pleasantly surprised.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 7 — Things may deviate from expectations with a home project. If stuck, follow the instructions exactly. Get help if you need. Tend your garden with love, and find it flowering all around.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is a 7 — Communication breakdowns spark unexpected effects. Prioritize rest and recreation over busy work. Hold meetings another day, unless it’s purely social and you can be flexible. Don’t bankroll the party. One door closes and another opens. Love grows.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is an 8 — There’s more work coming in today and tomorrow, but obstacles could slow things today. Weigh the pros and cons. The best things in life are still free. Pursue a passion. Get out and play.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is an 8 — You look marvelous! Enjoy your throne today and tomorrow. Reign in confidence, and with grace. When confronted by a roadblock, do what worked before. Expand your possible outlets. There’s more than enough material.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 7 — Peace and quiet suit you just fine. Get into your thinking zone. Formulate a new plan. Hold onto what you’ve acquired, and cautiously expand. Abundance is available. Store the harvest for winter feasting.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — Play with friends or relax somewhere peaceful. Get productive another day. Have the party at your house, or meet a group downtown. Strengthen relationships by sharing some fun together. Share a common mission.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 6 — Online research reveals new opportunities. Consider consequences and side effects. It’s easy to get glued into private lounging, but friends offer enticements to play. Someone finds you especially attractive. It’s fun once you go.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 7 — Travels and exploration call to you… watch for roadblocks and traffic. Unexpected detours can be wonderful. Meet lots of interesting people. Finish a job first, and then go. Get transfixed into a lovely moment.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 6 — Consider financial decisions, but act on them later. Talk over options with your partner, and narrow the choices. Plan practical steps to grow your savings. Begin a new project, despite delays. Look at it philosophically.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — Share some fun with a partner. Listen intently. Discover something new about someone you know well. Try unusual flavors, sights and sounds. Spending for memorable experiences or creature comforts satisfies. Keep the budget and express love.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is an 8 — Work interferes with play. To avoid overwhelm, delegate the details. Agree on a lofty objective, and write it down. Make sure that urgencies get handled, and then relax. Travel beckons. Wait until conditions change.