HOrOSCOpeS auGuSt 2014 Don’t make waves at work this month. Keep your attention focused on your own duties and leave others to their work. Your opinion will not be appreciated by co-workers right now. Loved ones need your help with plans. Make time for them even though it will interfere with your social life. Your stubborn nature presents problems at work this month. You only see one way to solve a problem, but no one else shares your point of view. Don’t alienate yourself from your co-workers. A close friend turns to you for advice. Don’t let your personal feelings stop you from being objective. Be sensitive to other people’s needs at the office this month. No one is as strong as you when it comes to constructive criticism from superiors. Help co-workers see the positive side of things. A close friend wants to take you out; don’t refuse. It’s slow at work this month, which is OK. It gives you time to finish up those little things that always get pushed aside. A loved one needs a lot of your attention this month; give it to him or her. Not only will it help them out, but it will bring the two of you closer to- gether. Don’t stand in a co-worker’s way at work early on in the month. While you are hoping for all of the attention, it is not yet your turn to shine. Don’t worry, though — your time will come. Loved ones look to you for support this month. Don’t turn your back on them. Capricorn and Leo play important roles. You are the star at work early on in the month, but don’t get over- confident; the end of the month will change things. You will be out of the loop when it comes to decision making. As for your love life, it is in full swing. Your phone keeps ringing and you don’t know whom to date first. Don’t be wishy-washy when it comes to a managerial decision at work. Stand up for what you think is right, even if it may hurt a co-worker. Think of what’s best for the company. You meet an in- teresting person during the middle of the month. Ask him or her out. You’re on cloud nine this month. Work is going well and your superi- ors are happy with your efforts. That special someone finally makes his or her move. Now’s your chance to turn on the charm and work toward a lasting relationship. Don’t get distracted at work this month. Co-workers try to get you involved in their minor conflicts, but stay focused on the job at hand. It’s the only way to get ahead in the workplace. Turn to a loved one for help when making an important personal decision. After a few hectic weeks, work finally takes a turn for the better. You make all the right moves and your manager notices. Keep up the good work. As for your love life, things aren’t as great. You have a fight with that special someone, but don’t get discouraged. Everything will work out. Make your mark this month. Whether it’s work or play, you’ll shine. Co-workers and friends alike will be impressed with your abilities; you’re sure to get noticed. A loved one calls on you for help. Give him or her sound advice. Capricorn plays an important role. You become your manager’s confidant at work this month. You learn about decisions that will affect your co-workers, but you have to keep them quiet. While this may be difficult, it will lead to rewards from the higher-ups. That special someone surprises you with a romantic dinner. Revel in the attention. Aries March 20 - April 20 Taurus April 21 - May 21 Cancer June 22 - July 22 Gemini May 22 - June 21 Leo July 23 - August 23 Virgo August 24 - September 23 Libra September 24 - October 23 Scorpio October 24 - November 22 Capricorn December 22 - January 19 Sagittarius November 23 - December 21 Aquarius January 20 - February 18 Pisces February 19 - March 19