The Washington Post Sunday
HAPPY BIRTHDAY | Sept. 12: You have a great imagination. You are also sincere and very alert. In a discussion with others, you are expressive. You are impulsive but very hard-working. Nevertheless, you always have time for others. This is a year where your success will be acknowledged. Expect promotions, kudos and awards. This is a busy year, because others notice you and want your contributions.
Moon Alert: After 4:45 a.m., there are no restrictions to shopping or important decisions. The Moon is in Sagittarius.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) You will enjoy studying today because you have the focus and energy to sit down and learn something. Some of you will use your patience to wade through the details of making travel plans. Get organized and settle financial disputes.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) You will take a calm, serious approach to shared property, wills, inheritances, taxes and banking matters. You won’t overlook details. You will be precise and careful. It’s a playful week. (Be patient with partners.)
(May 21-June 20) This is an excellent day for a serious discussion with a friend or partner. You will welcome advice about something from anyone who is older or more experienced. Focus on home and your parents. Work is productive. Express your ideas.
(June 21-July 22) This is a productive day because you have a strong sense of duty and obligation. You might work on behalf of someone else. You might help them. Whatever you do, you do with care and precision.
(July 23-Aug. 22) Increased responsibilities with children are possible today. Some of you will benefit from today’s influence by using it to practice something and hone a technique, either in sports or in the arts.
(Aug. 23-Sept. 22) A discussion with an older family member will benefit you today because you can learn something. Or perhaps, this discussion is mutually beneficial because of the practical, emotional support it gives to someone.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) Today you will like to be alone with your thoughts. However, you also will enjoy the company of serious people. You’re not in the mood for frivolity. You will be careful in whatever you do. Keep a low profile. Shop for something special.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) You will be frugal with your money today, which is why you might not spend money. If you shop, you will likely buy long-lasting, practical items. Have a serious discussion about finances. Enjoy increased popularity, and buy wardrobe goodies for yourself.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) Today the Moon is in your sign dancing with stern Saturn; you’re not in the mood to party or socialize. However, you welcome the company of serious people, especially if they have practical advice for you. People admire you. (A secret love affair is possible.)
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) This is an excellent day to do research, especially if you are looking for answers to old problems. Your mind will be persevering, careful and thorough in its efforts to wade through details and find what you’re looking for.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) A discussion with someone older or more experienced can benefit you today. Possibly, whatever this older person says might even affect your future goals. Why not stand on the shoulders of those who have gone before you? Learn something. Focus on selfimprovement. (Your ambition impresses bosses.)
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) You impress bosses, parents and authority figures, because they see you as conscientious, careful and persevering. These are qualities they admire because they know you will get things done.