Today's Birthday (07/07/19). Your healthy practices pay off in energy and vitality this year. Disciplined collaboration produces satisfying victories. An accomplishment leads to summer glory, precluding a new partnership phase. Share a peak moment with your sweetheart next winter, before making a personal shift. You're better together.
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Aries (March 21-April 19) -- Today is an 8 -- Keep equipment repaired. Delays, misunderstandings or mistakes could frustrate your work and health over three weeks, with Mercury retrograde. Slow down to get done faster.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Romantic overtures could backfire over the next three weeks, with Mercury retrograde. Clarify misunderstandings right away. Find your sense of humor, and reconnect.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is a 6 -- Clean, sort and organize at home, with Mercury retrograde for three weeks. Review papers, photos and possessions. Repair appliances, and backup files. Refine household infrastructure.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Take extra care with communications, with Mercury retrograde. Clear up misunderstandings as soon as possible. Launch creative projects after three weeks. Plan and prepare.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Monitor cash flow closely. Allow extra time for travel, transport, invoices and collections, with Mercury retrograde for three weeks. Double-check numbers. Review financial records and budgets.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Upgrade your brand. Consider consequences before you speak, with Mercury retrograde in your sign. Figure out what works and what doesn't. Reaffirm commitments. Edit communications closely.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 6 -- Avoid misunderstandings, with Mercury retrograde. Revise and refine the message. Delays or breakdowns could affect mechanical equipment. Make repairs immediately. Re-establish old bonds.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- Practice makes perfect with team activities over three weeks, with Mercury retrograde. Nurture old friends and connections. Have patience and humor with communication snafus.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- Review professional data closely, with Mercury retrograde for three weeks. Misunderstandings could cause delays. Guard against communication breakdowns. Backup hard drives and archives.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is an 8 -- Make educational plans and itineraries over the next three weeks for later travels, with Mercury retrograde. Communicate carefully. Keep confidences and secrets. Make your deadlines.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is a 7 -- Review statements and account activity for errors. Double-check financial data over the next three weeks, with Mercury retrograde. Pay bills. Secure what you've gained.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Develop shared goals. Resolve misunderstandings with a partner, with Mercury retrograde for three weeks. Support each other through breakdowns. Regroup and go again.
(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black's legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @LindaCBlack. For more astrological interpretations like today's Gemini horoscope, visit Linda Black Astrology by clicking daily horoscopes, or go to www.nancyblack.com.)
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