Horoscopes: Oct. 7, 2017


ARIES (March 21-April 19): Walk away from opposition. A no-win situation will be a waste of precious time. Look at what you can accomplish and spend time on personal growth and physical improvements. Haste will result in costly mistakes and setbacks.

(April 20-May 20): An emotional situation will push you to make positive changes to the way you live. Look at the benefits that someone offers and consider how you can improve your life. Love and romance will enhance your life.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Home improvements will be beneficial. Aim for comfort, convenience and to set up a space that gives you the opportunity to work toward a goal that will enhance your earning potential. A social event will inspire you.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Spend time with loved ones or sign up to help a group that is doing good work in your community. Sharing your beliefs and talents with people who have similar interests will lead to interesting new friendships and opportunities.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Protect your position, reputation and ideas. Evaluate what you have already accomplished and consider what you no longer need. Let go of the past and move into the future with clarity, not trepidation.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You'll be faced with temptation. Don't be impulsive. Stay focused on what's possible and reasonable and move forward at a responsible pace. Trust your intuition and rely on past experience and knowledge. Romance is highlighted.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Make your plans carefully. Don't sign contracts without going over the fine print first. Know what's best for you and don't deviate from the plans you have responsibly put in place. Refuse to pay for someone else's mistakes.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Emotional matters should be dealt with properly. Don't sit back when you have something to contribute. Being proactive will set you on a path that encourages you to finish what you start. A partnership looks promising.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take time out for you. A spa day or starting a new fitness regimen will motivate you to bring about positive changes to the way you look and the way you do things. Reconnect with an old colleague or friend.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Home improvements will be appreciated by those you live with. Try not to intrude on others or let anyone take advantage of you. Offer love and kindness over harsh words and criticism. Personal contracts may be necessary.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don't feel pressured by what others do. If someone is pushing you, back away and do your own thing. Trust in your ability to get things done to your specifications. Don't be reluctant to call in a favor.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Share your ideas. Look for a way to use your money to benefit you and those you care about. A joint effort will bring great satisfaction and benefits that far exceed your expectations. Romance is highlighted.