For Tuesday, Aug. 18:
This year, you illuminate many people's lives. You embody excitement. You often get down to basics with lightning clarity, making others uncomfortable. If you are single, a friend could be quite assertive, as he or she wants more. You could meet someone quite dynamic. If you are attached, your personalities could be combustible. Pisces is always a source of excitement.
The Stars Show the Kind of Day You'll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult
Aries (March 21-April 19)
•••• You could be sitting on some strong feelings and reacting to someone's unpredictability. Slow down and listen to your inner voice. Tonight: Fun and games.
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
•••• Your sense of what works points you in a new direction. You could be very tired. Tonight: Stay anchored.
Gemini (May 21-June 20)
••••• Others might not be aware of the kinds of challenges you experience. You have more get-up-and-go than usual. Tonight: Hang out with friends or a loved one.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)
•••• Your mood changes quite suddenly. You see events in a new light. Express your anger once you have detached and can see the complete situation. Tonight: Curb the green-eyed monster.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)
••••• You bloom, feeling renewed and invigorated. Dealing with partners who might challenge the very basis of your thinking could be tiring. Tonight: Talks over dinner.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
••• Know when to pull back and see a situation differently. Understanding evolves to a new level because of your willingness to share your feelings. Tonight: Take some personal time.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
••••• Where your friends are is where you want to be. Do your share of networking, and touch base with different people. Tonight: Find your favorite chair.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
••••• You are defined by your imagination. You could surprise a child, loved one or boss with your ideas. Tonight: A force to be dealt with.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
••••• Take the high road. You'll want to gain a perspective if triggered. What is going on has to do with your roots and early years, and you might be manifesting this issue in your present life. Tonight: Take in new vistas.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
••••• Work with someone directly on a one-on-one level. You might be surprised by what is going on with a partner once he or she opens up. Tonight: Togetherness.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
••••• Defer to another party. You don't need to be on the same page; in fact, different ideas will build a stronger plan. Tonight: Sort through your choices.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)
••• People feel as if you are pushing their limits with unexpected actions. You know what you are doing, but perhaps communicating your actions and the process that led to them could be important. Tonight: It's exercise hour.