Horoscopes | August 12, 2018

Birthdays: Imani Hakim, 25; Cara Delevingne, 26; Pete Sampras, 47; Peter Krause, 53.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Prepare for the upcoming workweek. Get a mental picture of what you want to accomplish and be ready to put in the extra time and effort to stand out and make a difference.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t leave anything to chance. Know what you are up against and who is opposing you before you share information.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You may feel like traveling or moving about, but you’ll be better off staying put and inviting friends or relatives to visit you. Problems and delays while traveling will leave you weary and disgruntled.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): A change of heart will help you move forward. What appears to be a setback will turn in your favor.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Get rid of old debt. Sell off what you don’t need, and free your mind of stress.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Share your emotions with someone you love, and you will come up with a plan that will bring you closer together as well as nearer to your goals. With a little ingenuity, you will be successful.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Pampering will help eliminate stress. Put yourself first and engage in pastimes that will help you look and feel your best.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Relaxing with friends in the comfort of your own space will help you ward off frustration from having to be around people who are difficult to deal with. Stick to those you love.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Keep your story straight. If you exaggerate or send the wrong signal to someone, you will cause confusion and uncertainty that can result in an awkward situation.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Spend less time on physical improvements and more time on the emotional kind. Someone from your past will offer interesting information.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Listen to what others have to offer but don’t buy into something you don’t want. When it comes to an expenditure or excessive behavior, choose to be practical.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): An emotional matter will surface regarding feelings and commitment. Don’t hesitate to express what your intentions are.