Horoscope/ Jacqueline Bigar

Happy birthday for Friday, Aug. 26, 2011

ARIES (March 21-April 19)★★★★ A block could become an opening. Your creativity opens up; nearly anything is possible. Tonight: Take a stand, if need be.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20)★★★Consider revising your opinions in light of a friend's surprising statement. Don't make a big deal out of what you hear. Tonight: Go home first.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)★★★★★Your ability to make an impression is enhanced by your willingness to let bygones be bygones. Tonight: Be open to others .

CANCER (June 21-July 22)★★★★ Your ability to move forward on a key project could make all the difference. Tonight: Let go and relax.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)★★★★★You feel a change in the air. Claim your power. Worry less about other people's reactions. Tonight: The world is your oyster.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)★★★Recently you have felt better and more empowered. Yet you could be out of kilter today. Don't worry; this low energy and confusion will pass. Tonight: Get some extra R and R.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)★★★★★You deserve to feel perky and on top of life. Understand what is happening within. Tonight: Let your popularity speak.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)★★★★ Reach out for others, knowing how you feel about an important friendship. You could feel pushed. Tonight: Out late.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)★★★★★Seek out more information, especially as someone is more than willing to talk — finally. Tonight: Go with a great idea.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)★★★★ Deal directly with a key associate. You might feel a bit awkward as you have this discussion. Tonight: Visit over dinner.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)★★★★ Others take the lead. You can ask subtle questions when you feel it is appropriate. Tonight: Choose your company with care.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)★★★★ You might want to revamp your schedule, determining your highest priorities. Tonight: Get some exercise.