Updated: May 19, 2013 9:34PM
ALL SIGNS MOON ALERT: We have the all clear today to do business and make important decisions. The Moon is in Virgo.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Your mind is racing with ideas today because there are so many things you want to do. Sudden opportunities to travel plus the stimulation of meeting new people will make this an exciting day. Very creative for writers, teachers, actors and salespeople.
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Your finances are unpredictable today. You might find money, you might lose money. You might also dream up genius-like ways of making money. Nevertheless, keep an eye on your money and your possessions so you don’t lose anything.
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Look at you! Today you’re showing a fascinating side of your personality we don’t often see. You feel full of electric excitement because so many new things are happening. You’ll be stimulated by new faces, new places and new adventures. Enjoy your day!
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): This is a pleasant but restless day. You feel the need to be “on the go” and you don’t mind. Surprise situations out of the blue will create a few detours. You might also learn some secret information or juicy gossip or a way to improve your life somehow.
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): This is a fun-filled, stimulating day because you’re meeting wonderful, new people and you love it. Love relationships and close friendships are exciting because everyone is stimulated and in the mood for fun. Expect to meet a real character. “Boris?” “Natasha!”
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Surprise flirtations and attractions to people in power (sudden crush on your boss?) make this day different, that’s for sure. Others might seek out your expertise,. They want to know how to make things look better, and you seem to be the one with the savvy and know-how.
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Sudden opportunities to travel and do something unusual will fall in your lap today. Expect to see new places, meet new faces and be thrilled with your surroundings. Everything around you is stimulating and different.
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Surprise gifts, goodies and favors from others might make your day today. Be receptive. Keep your pockets open. Be on the lookout for these opportunities because they definitely exist. Romantic sexual encounters might also be provocative.
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Someone close to you — perhaps your partner or your best friend — will surprise you today. They may want to redefine the relationship or demand more freedom. Perhaps you need more freedom? Either way, this is not a boring day.
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Something unusual at work might occur today. Introduction of new technology is a strong possibility. However, whatever happens, one thing is certain: Your daily routine will change. Computer crashes or challenges with technology plus staff changes are just a few reasons.
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Surprise flirtations will be titillating. Love at first sight might take place today. A sudden opportunity to take a vacation or an invitation to an exciting event could thrill you. Today is full of fun surprises. However, it could be mildly accident-prone for your kids so keep your eyes open.
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Something unusual will affect your home routine today or a family member. Surprise company might be at your door. (Stock the fridge.) An impromptu party might break out. Perhaps a family member has stunning news. (Strong possibility.)
If MAY 18 is Your Birthday: Writer/actress Tina Fey (1970) shares your birthday today. You are an idealist and a philosopher. In many ways you value tradition and yet, you are also modern. Sometimes, you get carried away with a cause, in part because you are constantly testing new theories and ideas. People often turn to you for advice because of your rational outlook. In the year ahead, your primary focus will be on partnerships and close friends.