Wednesday, August 29
BORN ON THIS DAY: Lauren Collins, 26; Lea Michele, 26; Carla Gugino, 41; Rebecca DeMornay, 53.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY: A chance to get ahead is evident, but you will have to fight through obstacles. Donít rely on anyone to do a job or to speak for you. Representation will be key to how far ahead you get, making it vital to depict exactly what you want to portray to those you must impress. Your numbers are 6, 8, 19, 26, 29, 40, 44.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Give a little and get a little back. Donít be afraid to stand out or to take a unique approach. Personal changes will grab attention. Donít limit the possibilities, but respect what others want as well. Diversity is the name of the game.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Cut out any emotional manipulation. Talk straight and get business out of the way. Once you feel relatively secure that everything will unfold as planned professionally or financially, you will feel more at ease spending downtime with family.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Reconnect with old friends. Attending a reunion or making the first move to reunite will lead to interesting changes in the way you go about getting what you want. Speak from the heart and youíll get a good response.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Proceed with caution. Doing too much for someone may be detrimental to your relationship and to advancement. Make changes that benefit you first and foremost. Take care of matters pertaining to institutions, agencies or corporations.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Emotions will mount and choices will have to be made. Donít limit what you can do because of someone using unfair tactics to control what you can and cannot accomplish. You cannot buy love or own someone. Follow your dreams, not someone elseís.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep everything you do within your budget. Time constraints will occur if you take on too much or indulge when moderation is required. Love is on the rise, and doing something constructive with someone special will pay off.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Focus on having fun or taking part in a creative endeavor. Networking, educational pursuits and traveling will help you reach your goals. An open discussion will help you realize your potential. An unexpected proposal will lead to a partnership.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Keep working toward your set goals. Discussions will only lead to emotional battles that will stand in the way of your creativity. Take an unusual approach in the way you do things at home. Decorate to suit your needs.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Look back and remember the good times you had with someone you found inspirational. Talks can lead to new opportunities and the revamping of something youíve wanted to pursue for a long time. Take action and excel.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Donít let your guard down. Stay on top of situations involving friends and relatives. Expect someone to try to control your next move. Preparation, honesty and integrity will be key. A last-minute change of plans will work in your favor.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Love is in the stars, and hooking up with someone from your past or establishing a better relationship with someone you are currently with will lead to a better understanding. Set new goals that will bring you closer together.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Donít reveal information you donít want passed around. Relationships are in a high cycle, but if you are too open about your past, you may jeopardize your chance to get to know someone you want in your life at a personal or professional level.