Daily horoscopes: August 8, 2017


(March 20 – April 19):

A negotiation isn’t over till it’s over. Follow developments as they unfold through the day. You could pull off a coup in the eleventh hour.


(April 20 – May 20):

You hear word that a financial matter isn’t as dire as all that. You’re not out of the woods yet, but at this point any clearing in the forest will do.


(May 21 – June 20):

Can you dumb down anymore? Maybe it’s time to start living up to your talents and abilities instead of apologizing for them? It isn’t easy being smart.


(June 21 – July 21):

Stop trying to second guess how things will pan out. Let opportunity knock first and then you can open the door.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

Put the finishing touches on a pitch or proposal and send it on its way. Timing is everything if you want success and you need to strike while the iron’s hot!


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

It would have been easier if an enterprise had just collapsed in on itself, but it looks like it will come through. Thankfully you don’t shy away from complications.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

You discover that great minds think alike – which comes as a relief since you were beginning to wonder if you were one of a kind.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

You’re investing too much energy in what feels secure. Do the math and you discover what will actually make you secure.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

The more you get to know someone, the more you realize that this person’s a basket case. Backtrack now and s/he probably won’t notice.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

Both sides feel burned so waiting for the other person to come forward is futile. You need to be the one to make the first conciliatory gesture.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

A casual remark leaves you wondering if someone knows more than s/he lets on. Don’t worry. It was just a lucky guess.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

Things will come down to the wire, but the support will be there when you need it. Pursue your goal with faith and confidence.