Horoscope for December 21, 2014

Nancy Black, Tribune Content Agency (MCT)

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Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today is an 8 — For the next month with the Sun in Capricorn, advance your career. There’s less confusion in group settings now that Uranus is direct. Creativity gets unleashed. It’s easier to realize dreams. Take a moment to give thanks this Winter Solstice.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 7 — Your spiritual insights increase with Uranus direct for the next seven months. Team projects go well. Responsibilities seem easier to bear. Travel beckons for the next four weeks under the Capricorn Sun. Expand your horizons. Solstice blessings shower this next stage of the journey.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is an 8 — You feel pressed to speak out. For the next month with Capricorn Sun, family finances flourish with attention. Actions now receive unexpected reward. A barrier to advancement fades with Uranus direct. Your communications go farther than imagined. For about seven months, new creative opportunities develop.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 9 — Partnership flowers this month, with the Sun in Capricorn. Steady, dedicated efforts bear fruit. Work together for more fun. You’re especially intuitive, now that Uranus is direct. Over the next seven months, improve your home by listening for what’s wanted and needed. Share Solstice celebrations.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 7 — Begin a busy work month under the Capricorn Sun. Your credit rating’s rising. There’s increasing demand for great service. Love’s getting easier to find. Fun and romance come intuitively, with Uranus direct. Let your creative impulses run wild and unfettered over the next seven months.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 6 — Technical work is getting easier, and creativity gushes forth with Uranus direct. For the next seven months, it’s easier to grow family finances. The game gets extra fun this month, with the Capricorn Sun. Passions rise. The competition’s getting better. Dance with the unexpected.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — Home and family take priority this month especially, with the Sun in Capricorn. Enjoy a homebody phase. Pour your passion and talent into your work, now that Uranus stations direct. For about seven months, creative collaboration comes easier. Expect intellectual, spiritual and mystical insights.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 9 — The next month with Capricorn Sun favors communications and research. Writing projects thrive. You can solve a puzzle. Your work flows with renewed creativity and ideas, now that Uranus is direct. Areas that seemed stuck now offer obvious solutions. Intuitively provide what’s needed.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is an 8 — The next month is good for making money. An unexpected home repair project takes priority. Travel and educational journeys flow with greater ease, now that Uranus is direct. Philosophical insight and intellectual discovery light up the next seven months. Learning comes easier, and creativity abounds.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is an 8 — You’re in charge this month, with the Sun in your sign. Career losses turn into gains, with Uranus direct. Puzzles that eluded answer now reveal solutions. Surge forward in your career and status over the next seven months by harnessing innovation, inspiration and intuition.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — Strengthen your infrastructure. Complete old projects this month, with Capricorn Sun. Draw upon hidden resources. Creative collaborations come easier with Uranus direct. The social arena provides inspiration, motivation and solutions. Work together for a passionate cause over the next seven months. Inspiring ideas abound.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — Connect with friends this month with Sun in Capricorn. Share Solstice celebrations. Your intuition grows stronger over the next seven months with Uranus direct. Dreams and visions guide you. Creative muses come when called, providing magic and beauty. Insights illuminate the road to follow.