Georgia Nicols horoscopes for Aug. 19

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Moon Alert

We have the “all clear” today to do business until 9:45 p.m. Chicago time. The Moon is in Libra.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today is full of pleasant possibilities, which means you have to stay light on your feet. A surprise invitation to a fun event will please you. Likewise, an unexpected flirtation might catch you off guard. (Oh my.) Parents should be extra vigilant about their kids to avoid mishaps.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Something pleasant might happen at home today or within your family dynamic. You might buy something beautiful for your home, or have an impromptu party, or enjoy a social occasion. An unusual real-estate opportunity might also present itself. Major bonus!

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

This is a fun, exciting day full of fresh, stimulating opportunities. Expect to meet new faces and see new places. You’ll enjoy all kinds of communications with others, and some of you will likewise make money from writing and communicating. A sibling might surprise you. A short trip will be a fun excursion.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

In the bigger scheme of things, many of you have chances to earn more money or get a better job. Today is one of the days when this might happen. It’s an excellent day for business and commerce. Likewise, it’s a good day to shop, especially for modern art or exotic, foreign items. (You can be a sucker for tchotchkes.) “Oh, look at this!”

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

This is a lovely, pleasant day! You will enjoy meeting others who are charming and diplomatic. Likewise, they will enjoy your charm and diplomacy. (Kiss, kiss, hug, hug.) A surprise opportunity to buy a lovely item of clothing or do something that pleases you will occur.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Now that lucky Jupiter is in your sign for the next year, you can practically feel your luck percolating. Hmmm? In fact, something that occurs behind the scenes might really please you today — so keep your eyes open. Always let good fortune find you.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

This is a wonderful day to enjoy meeting other people, whether casually, socially, in meetings or in large conferences. You will encounter someone pleasantly different, and possibly unusual. An existing friend or acquaintance might also say or do something that surprises you. Not a boring day!

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Relations with bosses and authority figures are excellent today, which is why something unexpected might suddenly occur. You might get a raise or unexpected praise. You might establish a cozy relationship with someone who is richer or powerful. Intriguing!

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Sudden opportunities to travel somewhere might fall in your lap today. Likewise, you might have a chance to explore opportunities in publishing, the media, medicine, the law and higher education. Today has advantages for you — in some way. Look for them!

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Keep your pockets open because gifts, goodies and favors from others can come your way today. You might receive outright cash or a hot tip. Likewise, romantic relationships could sizzle in a cozy, physical way. “Hot stuff!”

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

This is an interesting day, which is just what you like. Furthermore, people close to you will be stimulating and fascinating — another thing that you like. Stay light on your feet because someone might suggest something you least expect. “Whaaat?”

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Something pleasant will occur at work today. It could be a raise, praise or encountering someone attractive. Relations with co-workers will suddenly be more friendly and supportive. Whatever happens will please you. It might include good news about your health.

If Your Birthday Is Today

Actor Matthew Perry (1969) shares your birthday today. You are confident and influential but you hide aspects of your life from others. You choose when to be public. Good news! This is a year of accumulation, and perhaps one of the most powerful years of your life. You will reap what you have sown because it’s a time of fruition and a good time to buy and sell.

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