Today's Horoscope

By Holiday Mathis
Tuesday, July 12, 2005

ARIES (March 21-April 19). Time does not equal experience. You can learn more and do more in the next week than many people would do in a season. Believe in your powers to exceed the norm.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Your grand ideas have become somehow less grand, i.e., you started out on a crusade and now have settled for getting a job done. But the good news is, you're actually doing it!

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Someone central to your life could be more respectful of you. Why does that person keep interrupting you? You're perfectly capable of stating your story on your own, and that's exactly what you do today.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). This is a remarkably enlightening day. You enjoy fleeing the darkness and entering a bright zone -- that is to say learning -- in every area you put your focus into, especially person-to-person dynamics.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You're happy when you contribute significantly to others. So don't try to be specialized. Try to be wise instead. You have to see the bigger picture in order to know what's really worth your time.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). People around you ask the most thought-provoking questions (likely disguised as mundane conversation). Resist the easy and preferred answers. Go for something more truthful.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). There's no great mystery to solve today -- just a problem with a simple, reasonable answer. Apply the obvious techniques to your latest dilemma. Your results are equally obvious and most agreeable.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Burnout is the issue to avoid. But with a few friends or colleagues, you should be able to raise the energy level to something close to enthusiasm! Working with others is so much easier than working against them.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Your finances are highlighted. You expect different results, but you're doing the same thing. You need new ideas. When all else fails, be absurd. All the most rational people are doing it now!

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). Knowing yourself will help you cut to the quick today. So get centered before you leave the house. Invitations are extended to you because you tell your story in an entertaining way.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You are not responsible for the situation that arises at work today, but you are still responsible for your reaction to it. Behave as you would with the camera on you, because it very well may be.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). The planets are up to a bit of mischief where you are concerned today. The blunders are the best part -- either something funny or something close to genius is born in the mess.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (July 12). There's no time for fear. You jump into life and don't turn back. So by the time you realize what a project is going to cost you financially and personally, you'll already have accomplished it. Love is golden in the early fall, and you'll feel like you're walking on clouds. A move or exciting travel will spice up October. Love signs are Aquarius and Gemini. Your lucky numbers are: 4, 1, 49, 33 and 22.


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