For Monday, July 13, 2015 ARIES (March 21 to April 19) If an important discussion takes place today, you will be sympathetic to family members. You know what it’s like to walk a mile in another person’s wedges. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) You might spend time today daydreaming or wool-gathering because you can’t focus. Actually, a lot of people feel this way today. Consider it a mental health day. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) If shopping today, you will be tempted to go overboard buying luxurious and extravagant items because you have a strong wish list. Since your financial judgment is not the best today, be careful. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) More than usual, you will sense what other people are feeling today. Sometimes this can improve your ability to communicate with others, but ironically, sometimes it makes it worse. Too much information! LEO (July 23 to Aug. 22) Hidden secrets might be revealed today. If this is the case, be discreet. Handle this information the way you would wish others would handle hidden information about you. VIRGO (Aug. 23 to Sept. 22) If you can help a friend today, you will. Likewise, you will find it gratifying to lend your efforts to a charitable cause with a mandate to help those who are less fortunate. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) Discussions with authority figures will be pleasant and easygoing today because you won’t expect too much. It’s easy to establish a warm camaraderie. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) Be careful you don’t fall under the hypnotic powers of a powerful speaker today, especially regarding politics and religion. Keep in mind that you are mentally suggestible today. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) If sharing something with others today, make sure you have a healthy self-interest as well. Don’t give away the farm. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 19) Conversations with others will be warm and friendly today because people are mutually sympathetic. This is a good time to share confidences and trusted information. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 to Feb. 18) Cooperation with co-workers will be easy to get today because people are sympathetic you. The reason for this is they sense you are sympathetic to them. Life works this way. PISCES (Feb. 19 to March 20) Because you are in touch with your muse today, enjoy all creative activities. You will enjoy seeing the creative talents of others, including athletes. YOU BORN TODAY By nature, you are brave and daring (hero material). Even if you start at the bottom, you will work your way to the top because you are goal-oriented. You also know how to grab opportunities when they present themselves. This year is the beginning of a fresh, new nine-year cycle for you. Open any door! Start a new business activity. Birthdate of: Steven R. McQueen, actor; Colton Haynes, actor; Harrison Ford, actor. (c) 2015 King Features Syndicate, Inc.