Aries (March 21-April 19)

Regarding winning the lottery: You've already won. With enough to eat and shelter from the cold, you have more to enjoy than most humans who have walked this Earth. The day is best spent celebrating this.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

It's your turn to give again. If you have nothing material to impart, open up with true sentiments. Your beautiful words will be music to the ears -- and every ear needs a little music.

Gemini (May 21-June 21)

The cure for anxiety and restlessness lies in this fact: Every day should hold something to look forward to. Create your "something" fast! Your whole day will get organized around it.

Cancer (June 22-July 22)

Many different characters contribute to your plot. In fact, there are likely too many proverbial cooks in your kitchen. There's not a situation that can't be helped by living simply.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Your super-senses are dialed in -- you see the invisible and feel the intangible. Yet you can't find a soul who will listen to your insights! That's what diaries are for. The others will catch up later.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Testy relationships that get under your skin are the very ones that make you feel utterly alive. Someone you argue with is interested in you. The delicious tension continues through next week.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23)

Some see you as a rising star. To reach the others, slather on a self-confident air. Make it known that you are a decisive leader. Regarding family dynamics: Those who don't do anything good are really doing evil.

Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 21)

Sticking to the same routine allows you to relax, but know when enough is enough. There's a difference between feeling comfortable and feeling comatose. Throw in some spice.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Suddenly, the antics of a significant other might not be quite as adorable as they were only yesterday. You've shown leniency but aren't sure how much more you'd like to muster. Lines get drawn in the dust.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Research before you make shopping decisions. A short-term bargain may be a long-term mess. Short trips are lucky, especially for couples. You see your loved one more clearly with a little distance.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

High adventure is made even better when you include a Leo in your plans. You can put up with whomever else comes along just fine. You actually could come to love the person you're practically forced to be around.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

You have the magic touch today, but do be careful how you use it. Consult your mentor -- and if you don't have one, get one! You need a friend who can tell you the strengths and weaknesses of your work honestly.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY OCT. 16: You give your word to loved ones this year, and then you make it happen any way you can. It's your own (brilliant) way of motivating yourself, since you often don't give the promises you make to yourself enough credence. Vitality increases through the winter, and your love life hops! You feel comfortable with Sagittarius and Cancer.

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