Today's Birthday (06/04/14). Talk about your heart's desire this year. Practice doing what you love. Your sense of style grows more refined. Creative efforts leap forward. Keep financial priorities practical. Your artistry with words produces rewards all year, as does your self-discipline with exercise and wellness. Group actions bear unpredictable results. Share your passion.
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 7 -- Listen with compassion and find agreement where least expected. There's more work coming today and tomorrow. It could get intensely creative. Romance blossoms through communication. Choose stability over illusion, avoiding risky business.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 6 -- Immerse yourself in the past. Look for hidden benefits and silver linings. Have faith, without taking big risks. There's more time for relaxation today and tomorrow. Dream a dream of love.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is a 6 -- Make your home more comfortable today and tomorrow. Focus on details, one by one. Increase the amount of water you interact with today. Friends give you a boost. A distant acquaintance sparks your imagination.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Choose the most promising option. Use your natural magnetism to convince others. Accept a nice benefit. Don't shop until the checks clear, though. Public events may bring tears. Study and practice today and tomorrow.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is a 6 -- There's potentially more money ahead. Start your shopping list. It's easier to make household changes soon. Someone's saying nice things about you. Avoid temptation, distractions and silly arguments. Enjoy home comforts. Love pulls magnetically.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 6 -- Make extra effort, and add style. Discover hidden resources when you talk about what's needed. Plan now for action later. Take practical steps, and expect energy surges. Express emotions through art and movement.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Romance soars, if you're prepared. Take time out for your partner. It could get magical. Handle home responsibilities today and tomorrow. Too many cooks could spoil the stew. You're gaining respect and wisdom.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 6 -- Upgrade your sound system, and play some dreamy music. Team projects go well today and tomorrow. Get into a party phase, and invite everyone. Negotiate priorities. Handle responsibilities, and then go play.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- Add beauty to your surroundings, work and home. Upgrade your look. Begin a project without knowing how to finish, and discover new tricks. Practice makes perfect today and tomorrow. Neighbors or siblings assist.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is a 6 -- Acknowledge those who provide assistance with love. Remember a dream. Consider the long-term future. Avoid cons and scams by trading with reputable sources. Pay debts and favors, and offer extra kindness to someone.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is a 7 -- Get into planning today and tomorrow. Join forces with another for funding and support. Blend resources and talents with synchronicity. Add a feminine touch. Save more than you spend, and postpone large purchases.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 6 -- Collect an old debt and hide away the unexpected loot. A partner's opinion is important. Discover romance anew today and tomorrow. Employ a hairbrush. Travel may be required. Explore options, with a backup plan.
(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black's legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @lindablack. For more astrological interpretations visit http://www.lindablack.com and http://www.nancyblack.com)
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