Saturday, August 1, 2015 - Page updated at 03:08 a.m.

Astrological Forecasts for 08/01/2015

Aries (March 21-April 19): Today is a 7 -- Clarify your direction today and tomorrow. Take time for emotion. Breathe deeply. Seek out harmony. Complete projects with soft music and tea. If you'll be late, call. You may have trouble getting adjusted. You're more sensitive.

Taurus (April 20-May 20): Today is a 7 -- Friends are very helpful over the next two days. Check public opinion. Don't fall for an old trick. Listen carefully to a teacher. Be patient with a resister. Something's off. Postpone an important decision until you're sure.

Gemini (May 21-June 20): Today is an 8 -- Assume more responsibility today and tomorrow. You'll be tested. Carefully monitor your expenses. The better you serve, the more you benefit. Consider new opportunities to expand your bankroll. Work it out with your partner. Avoid silly arguments.

Cancer (June 21-July 22): Today is a 7 -- Your wanderlust is getting worse. Travel and romance both look good for the next few days. Mail packages. Make a budget and stick to it. Weigh pros and cons before choosing. Measure thrice and cut once. Defer gratification.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Today is an 8 -- Sort, organize and file. Handle finances today and tomorrow. Take stock. Prayer and meditation are powerful tools. You may not agree about priorities. Keep your agreements. Get determined, not dissuaded. Be extra considerate. Use your best judgment.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Today is a 9 -- You can make it happen. Support and get supported today and tomorrow. Partnership is your magic elixir. Find creative ways to collaborate with someone attractive. Don't rush ... take it easy. Do your work slowly and once.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Today is a 7 -- Profit from meticulous service. For the next two days, fulfill promises. The details are important. It could get intense. Take time for good food, exercise and rest; this is your energy source. Breathe deeply. Compromise.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Today is a 6 -- Enjoy the game without taking expensive risks. There's more time for relaxation and romance over the next few days. Prepare for a social event. Hide out, if necessary. Circumstances demand responsible money handling. Stifle your rebellious tendencies.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Today is a 7 -- Get creative with color. Household projects produce satisfying results today and tomorrow. Learn from experts. Choose privacy over publicity. Avoid reactionary upsets. Clear out space for what's next. Find a new use for something old.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Today is a 9 -- Studies, research and writing go well today and tomorrow. Defend your position with charm. Be tolerant of ridiculous suggestions. Misunderstanding fogs the path. Adaptations required. In case of temporary overwhelm, take a walk. Follow the money trail.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Today is a 9 -- Keep to the budget. The next two days get profitable, if you play your cards right. Proceed with caution. A disagreement about priorities or motivation would slow the action. Don't respond automatically. Think about where your bread is buttered.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Today is a 6 -- Take charge of your destiny. You're ready to make changes for the better over the next few days. You've got plenty of support. Stay out of someone else's fuss. Invest in efficiency. Balance logic and emotion.