Today's birthday (Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017) This year you open up to many new ideas and adventures. A close relationship you have with someone is likely to have a big impact on you. You feel as if there is a possibility of adding more creativity to your life. If you are single, a friendship could become more significant. This person will be very different from anyone you have dated in the past. If you are attached, you and your sweetie might opt to do more traveling. Pisces can be unusually caring, as long as you remain authentic.
Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★ Much is going on behind the scenes. Others see your responses as you integrate certain events into your life. You have a way of endearing yourself to those around you. You might feel tired of handling so much. Encourage a friend to pitch in. Tonight: Visit with a loved one.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★★★★ You have a way about you that draws others toward you. You see life from a different point of view. Others often come to you for advice. You also appreciate their feedback. Emphasize success and togetherness. Tonight: You have a reason to celebrate!
Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★★ Listen to what is being shared. You could see a personal matter differently from how you have in the past. Your ability to move past a problem or accept different viewpoints emerges. How you see a personal issue could change given some time. Tonight: Out until the wee hours.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) ★★★★★ Listen to news more openly. As a result, you will be more in tune with what is happening. Question a decision, especially if you made it when you did not feel like yourself. Sometimes you push yourself too hard. Reach out for help more often. Tonight: Make the moment count.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★★ You have the ability to move past a problem quickly and efficiently. You could be enjoying the interaction you are having with a close friend. This person might be more serious than he or she has been in a while. Lighten the mood. Tonight: Say “yes” to an offer.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ★★★★ A new beginning becomes possible when you decide to head in a different direction. Others might be more enthusiastic and willing to help you make the difference. If possible, share more of your enthusiasm and less of your concerns. Tonight: Let the party go on and on!
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ★★★★ You could be stuck in an intense work cycle that you find difficult to change. Your ability to move forward is marked by various circumstances. Your insecurities might cause you to slow down and falter. Reach out to a loved one for advice. Tonight: Completely in the moment.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★★★ You could be in a situation where others want to make a major change, but you are not quite ready. Your ability to center yourself and add to the creative process adds a lot to the moment. Be more willing to head in a different direction. Tonight: Ever playful.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) ★★★★ You might be willing to share more with others. However, if you’re not feeling upbeat, you probably will opt to take a step back. By letting go and deferring to others, your mood will lighten up considerably. Open up to some fast changes that will make you happy. Tonight: Order out.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) ★★★★ You notice that it serves you better to say less and allow others to fill in the gaps. You could be surprised by what you are hearing. Help a friend make a dream a reality. Bring more excitement into a conversation by sharing some odd but relevant thoughts. Tonight: Be a duo.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ★★★★ You might become more aware of what you have to offer as the day goes on. You will see your strengths emerge as more people seek you out for feedback. A friend who feels less than great could decide to cancel plans. Tonight: Treat yourself to a new item for your wardrobe.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) ★★★★★ Your ability to get past issues impresses several people around you. Don’t be surprised if others ask for your help more often in making their dreams a reality. Listen to news with an open ear, as you could be asked to participate in what is occurring. Tonight: In the limelight.
The stars show the kind of day you'll have: 5 Dynamic; 4 Positive; 3 Average; 2 So-so; 1 Difficult.