Today's Birthday (02/14/13). Pablo Neruda said, "Laughter is the language of the soul." Take this to heart, as springtime romances your schedule with social events. The spotlight is on, so play to the crowd. After June, a career shift leads you in a worthwhile direction. Keep performing, and smile for the cameras.
To get the advantage, check the day's rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.
Aries (March 21-April 19) -- Today is a 9 -- Quit dilly-dallying, and surrender to your passion. The action is behind the scenes. Confer with family on decisions. Put in the extra effort. Success is within your grasp.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 6 -- There's light at the end of the tunnel, but why rush out when you can dance in the dark? Reveal your adorable side. And wear something comfortable.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is a 7 -- It's all about partnership. Rely on your team and get inspired. Share your winnings. Pretend the work is fun, and it will be.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is an 8 -- It's a good time for romantic plans. Grasp an opportunity and you may get a bonus. Make subtle refinements along the way. Be happy with what you have.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Dress well, and relax with confidence. Your friends are saying nice things about you. You're in charge of your happiness. Bring along an interesting companion.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Provide leadership. Work that you love pays well now. Find another way to cut expenses. Shop carefully. It's an excellent time to fall in love. Savor the deliciousness.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- Opportunities arise in your social network. Consult an expert, use your partner's ideas and accept tutoring from a loved one. Keep delivering what you say you will. Your fame travels.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is an 8 -- Necessity birthed invention. A creative solution provides ease. Get others to help. You're making a good impression on an older person. Consider a new hairstyle; you're looking good.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is an 8 -- Follow your wise partner's advice and encouragement. There's good news from far away. Get something that will grow in value. Good conversation is free, so listen carefully. All is forgiven.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is an 8 -- Housework is satisfying. You have valuable resources hidden. Get a boost from a partner. Romance blossoms at a distance. You're making a good impression. Study what you love.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is an 8 -- What you give freely returns to you tenfold. Build up savings by avoiding letting others spend for you. Love finds a way. It's easy to understand. Others find you fascinating.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is an 8 -- You're learning good stuff. Keep your long-term goals in mind, and add a touch of elegance. Love hits you like a feather. Hold a social gathering, and get a pleasant surprise.