Today’s Birthday (05/18/17). Your physical energy and vitality grow this year. Career opportunities appear this summer, before home renovations flower. Fall in love again over a year, beginning this autumn. A two-year phase benefits disciplined educational efforts. Family changes this winter lead to a professional blossoming next spring. Prioritize love.
To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.
Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is a 6 — Settle into peaceful privacy today and tomorrow. Review your plans and options. Keep old commitments and prepare for what’s next. Intuition leads to amazing discoveries.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is an 8 — Reap what you planted earlier. Friends are especially helpful through tomorrow. Stay polite around breakdowns or delays. Work with others who see your blind spots.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is a 9 — Work takes priority through tomorrow. Assume more responsibility. There’s a test with a tempting reward for passing. Do the homework. Know what you’re talking about.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is an 8 — Get out for travel and adventure over the next few days. Benefit from your earlier disciplined work in unexpected ways. Enjoy the fruits of your labors.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is an 8 — Navigate a financial roadblock. Manage shared money over the next few days. Disciplined efforts pay off in spades. Get clear about the numbers.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Spend time with someone attractive. You may encounter a barrier, in fine company. Diplomatically navigate changing plans. Coordinated collaboration pays off.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — Slow down to avoid accident or illness. Maintain your health and fitness practices today and tomorrow. Fact and fantasy clash. Go for clarity.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 7 — Enjoy time with family and your sweetheart. Slow down and don’t try to force anything. Stay calm with unexpected deviations. Enjoy the game without expensive risks.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 7 — The next two days are excellent for interior decoration. Get rid of stuff you don’t need anymore. Find new purpose for old objects.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — You’re exceptionally intelligent over the next few days. Figure out a way to sidestep a barrier. Keep your calm in a storm. Listen and learn.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — The next two days could get profitable. Stick to your budget. An unexpected obstacle arises along the road. Strike out in a new direction.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 9 — Take charge of your destiny. You’re ready to make changes for the better today and tomorrow. Assertiveness works well now. Review your plans for stability.
(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black’s legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @LindaCBlack. For more astrological interpretations like today’s Gemini horoscope, visit Linda Black Astrology by clicking daily horoscopes, or go to www.nancyblack.com.)
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