Daily horoscopes: August 9, 2016


(March 20 – April 19):

Sometimes all it takes is for a couple of people to believe in you and the ripple effect spreads from there. But you have to believe in yourself first.


(April 20 – May 20):

A deal is looking iffier with each passing day. Consider backpedaling or at least postponing. You should know what’s what by the 29th.


(May 21 – June 20):

If you truly believe you’re in the right then you should have no problem letting a mediator decide matters. Have faith that justice will prevail.


(June 21 – July 21):

It looks like you’ll be breaking just about every resolution you’ve made recently. But what can you say? The heart follows its own rules.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

You will be undergoing a lot of personal changes in the upcoming weeks. Be patient because psychic growth is subtle and profound.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

A loved one calls with surprising news. It’s a bit of a shock, but you’ll soon see that this is a shrewd move on her part.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

There’s nothing wrong with playing it safe when you’re getting dangerously close to someone you could care about. But just make sure to make your move when the time is right.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

Avoid speaking your mind no matter how much people ask because even your “thank-yous” have a bit of an edge today.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

Take a close look at the fine print. Certain conditions were slipped into a contract or loan agreement when you weren’t looking.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

Sometimes you don’t know what you’re capable of doing until you do it. Take the plunge! You’ll be glad you did.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

Something you’re counting on hits a snag, but don’t give up because untangling the knots is all part of the planets’ grand design.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

You realize that you’re treating someone in the same negative way that somebody else treated you years ago. It’s never too late to break an unhealthy pattern.