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Monday, August 13
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Shani Davis, 30; Debi Mazar, 48; John Slattery, 50; Dawnn Lewis, 51.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Decide what you have to do to benefit the most financially, and set your priorities so you can reach your goals. There is no room for laziness; put your paperwork in order and take care of pending matters that are slowing you down. Focus on maximizing your potential and eliminating your weaknesses. Your numbers are 5, 12, 21, 24, 35, 38, 41.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Pressure due to personal responsibilities will grow. Push for what you want in a modest manner and you will overcome adversity. Expect to encounter ups and downs, but believe in your abilities and strive to be victorious in your pursuits.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Work alongside family, friends or neighbors to reach your goals. Stability and consistency will be required and should be the determining factor when faced with choices regarding who you work with and what you strive to accomplish.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Someone with experience will offer a solution that eliminates a problem. Call in favors and substantiate what is required to reach your goals. Your insight and unique way of presenting and promoting will pay off. Sincerity will be a determining factor.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Emotions will mount if you let your concerns fester. Speak up, and resolve issues that are stifling your ability to make the necessary moves to improve your life. An unusual lifestyle will fit your current situation and add to your creative ability.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Do whatever it takes to improve your popularity or fix problems you feel obliged to resolve. You will get back what you put out and more. A move or changes at home will bring you greater happiness and success.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Talk to individuals who have the potential to help you reach your goals. Stick to simple solutions, and walk away from an unrealistic promise. Love is in the stars, but differences of opinion or background are likely to cause a setback.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Donít let your emotions interfere with your professional progress. Do what you can to show off your skills and increase your chance to advance. Educational pursuits will bring high returns in the workforce. Do your best and excel.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Reconnect with people you miss or want to form an alliance with. Listen to the concerns of others, but donít take sides or meddle. Put more effort into establishing your feelings and intentions regarding someone you love.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Do whatís right, even if it takes a little time. The changes you make will enhance your personal and financial life. Someone from your past can make a difference in your future. Set up a meeting with an old colleague, peer or boss.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Hold on to what you have. Refuse to let anyone put you in a position that limits what you can do. Added responsibilities will have an adverse affect on a personal relationship. Listen, but donít make promises. Protect your emotional wellness.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): The past can positively influence the future if you utilize everything youíve learned to come up with a way to move forward financially, legally or personally. A change regarding a negative relationship will enable you to improve your life.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Let your intuition guide you when it comes to affairs of the heart or important domestic decisions. A positive change at work can also enhance your personal life if those influenced by your choices have a say. Birthday Baby: You are strong, independent and curious. You strive to be your best.
Astrological forecasts should be read for entertainment only.