Your stars Oct. 9
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't waste time second-guessing yourself. You have more going for you than you realize, and the time to strike and do your thing is now. Prepare your resume. Discuss your intentions and plans with someone you love. Say yes to commitment. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You can stabilize your life if you put in the effort. Put in extra hours to help secure your position or lead you in a new and exciting direction that holds promise, personal happiness and peace of mind. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Pay attention to your health and well-being. Get the rest you need, and follow expert advice. Listen to your body, show discipline when curbing indulgence, and focus on being physically fit and living a vibrant lifestyle. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Look for alternatives if the road ahead is rocky. Dealing with people who will never see things your way is a waste of time. Pour your energy into something meaningful or creative, or that helps you navigate your way to a better lifestyle. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Plan something special with friends or relatives. Catch up, share thoughts and make suggestions. What you have to offer will bring you closer to the people you love most. A compliment will boost your confidence. Romance is favored. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Charm will be your ticket to getting along with friends and family. Be a good listener, offer positive thoughts and enjoy doing something creative that allows you to use your skills to shine. Don't make a change because someone else does. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Associate with people who bring out the best in you. Pay attention to what you eat, the pastimes you participate in and unnecessary expenditures. It's up to you to take responsibility for your happiness. Focus on what brings you joy. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Share your story with someone who has the experience and can offer sound suggestions that will lead to the lifestyle you wish to adopt. Personal growth will encourage you to take the path that provides peace of mind. Follow your heart. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take control by making decisions that will help end what isn't working for you, and replace it with what makes you happy. Life is about living and taking care of responsibilities that lead to less stress. Romance is on the rise. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don't believe everything you hear. Getting into a discussion with a friend or relative will lead to an argument that can ruin your relationship. Bide your time, and choose your words wisely. If you force issues, expect to face the consequences. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Say goodbye to trouble, and move into territory that provides peace. Think matters through, and you'll find a way to appease anyone who gives you a hard time. Help someone you love, and it will bring you closer together. Romance is favored. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Think twice before reacting to a situation you face with a friend or relative. Be a good listener, and refrain from saying something you will live to regret. Don't make promises you cannot keep. 2 stars
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