Horoscope for January 13, 2016

Nancy Black, Tribune Content Agency


Today’s Birthday (01/13/16).

Consider your true desires and dreams for this year. Imagine it done. Get plans in order. Organize and strategize for April action. Get the word out this spring, and career opportunities expand in new directions over summer. Capture autumn adventures in words and images. Express your passion.

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


(March 21-April 19)— Today is a 7 — Stick with what works. Discover a structural problem. Don’t launch before you’re ready. Handle responsibilities on time. You could feel pressured. Learn from someone who’s been there, done that.


(April 20-May 20)— Today is a 9 — Another creative project develops. Stick to the basics. Something you try now doesn’t work. Don’t make assumptions thoughtlessly. Be patient with an opponent.


(May 21-June 20)— Today is a 9 — Let yourself get persuaded into action. Discuss future options. Provide excellent service. There’s plenty of work.


(June 21-July 22)— Today is an 8 —  Travel well-worn paths. Practicality wins. Keep things simple. Assess your talents. Choose your path to develop work you love.


(July 23-Aug. 22)— Today is a 7 — Look at it from another’s view. They see something that you miss completely. Choose the option that’s good for home and family. Don’t let good memories be smudged by regret. Share concerns with someone trusted. Accept assistance.


(Aug. 23-Sept. 22)— Today is an 8 — Don’t rush into anything. Slow and easy does it. Once you see what’s underneath, you can build it stronger. Neatness counts. Learn from an expert. Creative problem-solving pays very well.


(Sept. 23-Oct. 22)— Today is a 9 — Timing is everything. Keep your objective in mind. You’re gaining respect. Prioritize process over content. Is it fun? Better technology increases profits. Hold out for the best deal.


(Oct. 23-Nov. 21)— Today is a 9 — Build a strong foundation. Hide out, if necessary. Hold yourself to high standards. Stifle your rebellious habits. 


(Nov. 22-Dec. 21)— Today is an 8 — Your past work speaks well for you. Romance the answers out of the material. Others are impressed. You’re keeping interesting company. Introduce your partner to a very special older individual.


(Dec. 22-Jan. 19)— Today is a 9 — Friends offer good advice. Position yourself for change. Don’t make expensive promises. Stick to practical matters. Listen and understand. Tempers are short now.


(Jan. 20-Feb. 18)— Today is an 8 — Finish a tedious chore and savor the freedom. Someone is impressed. Reward yourself with something delicious together. Share your dream. Gain more than expected. Savor a lovely moment.


(Feb. 19-March 20)— Today is an 8 — Finish a tough job before going out. An older person offers instruction. Choose to do the work now, and play later. Dirt needs to be moved. Get your team involved. Make structural changes. You’re gaining respect.

(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black’s legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @lindablack. For more astrological interpretations visit Linda Black Horoscopes and www.nancyblack.com)