Horoscopes: Oct. 23, 2017


ARIES (March 21-April 19): Jump in and get things done. The experience you gain along the way will motivate you to do more. Collaborating with someone who shares your goals or interests will lead to a long-lasting friendship. Romance is on the rise.

(April 20-May 20): Joint financial ventures are not looking good. Don't trust your cash with anyone or let others negotiate on your behalf. Stick to your own script and make your thoughts crystal clear. You don't have to overreact, just be up-front.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Network, enjoy friends and family, and work hard to keep your relationships running smoothly. If you offer to help someone, make sure you follow through, but don't get taken for granted. Balance and equality will be important.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Dealing with issues that affect your home and family are best done with patience and intelligence. Children will offer insight into something that you've been questioning. An opportunity to bring about change should not be ignored. Be receptive to proposals.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Emotional confusion is prevalent. Refrain from letting generosity turn into a form of persuasive manipulation. Work hard, play hard and take care of your health through exercise and proper nutrition. Physical improvements are encouraged.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep your facts straight and your communication articulate. There will be no room for mistakes when dealing with relationships and domestic matters. Take care of your responsibilities and hold others to the same standard. Consider your motives.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Contemplation will not get you where you want to go. It's time to head out and to live in the moment. Express your feelings and find out where you stand. Once you know, wise choices and changes can be made.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Dealing with creative people will bring you the most joy. Discussing new possibilities will encourage you to put your plans into motion. A change regarding how you earn your living or handle your finances will be beneficial.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Dance to your own beat. Express your feelings and share your enthusiasm. Offer unique solutions and help to those less able to get moving. Change will empower you and intrigue others. Stand up and be counted.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Do what you say you are going to do. Your reputation will be dependent on the way you look and how you perform. It's OK to be different as long as you achieve what's expected of you. Follow your intuition.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Refrain from overreacting or getting caught up in someone else's dilemma. Moderate spending is encouraged, along with saying "no" to temptation. Put greater emphasis on diet, exercise and maintaining good health. Personal and professional gains can be accomplished.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Disillusionment will lead to confusion. Make sure you get your information straight from the source before you make a comment or get involved in something questionable. Lean toward unique opportunities and you will find a way to get ahead.