A social Libra moon rules this All Saints Day, a day celebrated with prayers, offerings and services. Many around the globe are thinking of ancestors and others whose part in the human story is now history, even those who don’t traditionally celebrate the Feast of All Saints. The Scorpio sun loves to ponder such things.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). You think you know a person well, and then you get surprised again. Fresh interest ignites in you. This is part of the joy of socializing. Adjust your expectations accordingly.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20). As the sign that rules appetite, you sometimes wonder whether it’s possible to subdue your cravings, and if so, how? The key is in finding the right alternatives. Do this and willpower will be unnecessary.
GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You have a talent for making up funny scenarios in your mind. This is something you might keep to yourself or translate into a bit of fiction or a journal entry. Sharing in other ways isn’t advised.
CANCER (June 22-July 22). Work you do with family will benefit all, and it will be a good feeling to flourish collectively. Handle repairs while they are still manageable. If you wait, complications will arise.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). This is an excellent day for writing, designing or developing mechanical or technical skills. What you learn will stick with you and apply directly to the job you’ll do next week.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). There’s nowhere you will go where you won’t run into someone you know, so look your best. You could possibly find yourself in the same room as an ex love or former boss.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Your enthusiasm will lead to a sale. If you’re not selling goods and services, you’ll be selling someone on an idea or on the prospect of getting to know and like you.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Avoid a contest of wills. Back down or stay neutral. It’s true that neutrality won’t induce the same surge of excitement as victory, but it’s better than risking a terrible loss of friendship, work or love.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). When confidential matters are revealed, it will be embarrassing or liberating for the one whose secret is out — or maybe a mix of both. You’ll be sensitive and empathetic in this case.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). Slow down. Take something off of the schedule completely instead of rushing around frantically trying to fit it all in. Rushed people do dangerous things such as eating or driving too fast.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). If you decide that it’s really time to find a new routine to help you deal with everyday challenges (because the old one is causing you more harm than good), the planets will support your search for a new way.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Success might be temporarily threatened, and this is just the challenge that is needed to strengthen your resolve for long-term victory. Hard-won battles are always more fun anyway.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY. You’ll answer a strange calling this month and land in a lucky spot. You’ll do well in a December competition. Funding for a creative or religious project will come through in January. You’ll exchange promises with someone special or sign a big contract in February. Your home gets a makeover in the last part of 2014. Pisces and Capricorn people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 20, 49, 27, 35 and 46.
WEEKEND LOVE FORECAST: ARIES: Couples: Spending time with other couples puts you on your best behavior as a couple. Singles: Spending time with couples is nauseating. TAURUS: A loved one who can cook may suddenly become your favorite person. GEMINI: If only the other person knew what was in your head — but the other person doesn’t, and you’ll keep your advantage if it stays that way. CANCER: You may find that you’re infatuated and want to drive by someone’s house like a teenager would. LEO: It is within your date’s power to fulfill one of your dreams if you could only find the right way to ask. VIRGO: You’ll hone your storytelling skills and have someone’s rapt attention and admiration. LIBRA: It will feel right to you to be less available to that person in hot pursuit of you. SCORPIO: When your needs don’t line up well with the other person’s needs, it’s time to find a better match. SAGITTARIUS: What you say between the lines is heard loud and clear. It would only ruin the magic to drive the point home. CAPRICORN: You are so attractive when you pretend you’re not trying to attract anyone. AQUARIUS: You’re starting to have a deeper affection for a certain friend. PISCES: Love triangles aren’t ideal, but they can work in your favor, too.
COUPLE OF THE WEEKEND: Two Scorpios are a lot for one relationship. But as the new Scorpio moon and the Scorpio sun perform a total solar eclipse on Sunday, Scorpio/Scorpio relationships are favored. Scorpios meeting for the first time on Sunday will be off to a memorable start. And seasoned Scorpio duos will find that their love becomes so strong that they’ll want to celebrate it in a profound, meaningful and big way.
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