Horoscope: April 12, 2020

By Tamia Banks

A baby born today has a Sun in Aries and a Moon in Sagittarius until 8:05 p.m., when the Moon enters Capricorn.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Sunday, April 12, 2020:
Independent and outspoken, you learn best from experience, and this year gives you plenty of that. Expect massive changes in your lifestyle, which smooth the way for a terrific summer. Financial rewards come through a job well done. If single, fate is working overtime to create your soul mate connection. Yearnings will unfold and be met. If attached, you take more initiative and your sweetie responds with delight. Romantic bliss follows. PISCES loves to be cuddled.

The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult

ARIES (March 21-April 19)

You are restless today and yearning for something new, whether it is long-distance travel to a foreign land or taking a seminar on a subject that attracts your interest. Your beliefs are strong and sincere but changeable. Tonight: Attend to a child’s needs.

This Week: Zero in on a new possibility this Tuesday.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20)

Even at home today be aware that your workload could increase and you might feel stressed and overworked. Take time out for an elderly family member. With a stranger you detect deception and recognize insincerity with ease. Tonight: Family meal.

This Week: You bloom midweek. Cheer in a new season with friends.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)

Romance is in the air and relationship issues figure prominently. You look for balance as you fine-tune a love partnership. Harmony and peace are highlighted. It is also a day for feeding your creative juices. Indulge in art and music. Tonight: Date night.

This Week: You feel empowered as the week begins.

CANCER (June 21-July 22)

Completing a home project is not as much fun as starting something new, but today demands it. A partner also demands it. So now is the time to wrap up what you have been working on and make room for something else. Tonight: Old movies.

This Week: Important decisions fall on you.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)

Tomorrow it is back to the grind so take today to celebrate. Let loose, have fun and recharge your batteries. It is your day to play it your way. And to play with children. Let things be unpredictable, open and innocent. Tonight: All smiles.

This Week: Speak your mind and expect honest responses.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

You look at your priorities today. Issues about your ideals and what you value arise. Expect emotional reactions related to money and finances. Do something simple with a small group of friends and feel a breath of fresh air. Tonight: Get a good night’s sleep.

This Week: Focus on what you want. Work toward a goal.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is great for launching new ideas and brainstorming. Emotions could be volatile. You might be impatient. Follow your curiosity and look for adventure. Get ready for the changes coming in the next week. Tonight: Catch up with old friends.

This Week: Relate on a one-on-one basis.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

You get a financial boost today. You are restless and looking for a change. Freedom of thought and action is key. Stay focused as best as you can and plan a list of goals for the upcoming week. Tonight: Take an early night.

This Week: You might be more grounded than most people.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Your charm and wit are appreciated today. Make time to listen to others. Relax, enjoy yourself, and replenish your body. Remain flexible in your schedule. Foster generosity and listen carefully to a child who has something burning to say. Tonight: As you like it.

This Week: Make sure you curb your spending.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

You seek peace and harmony today. Lie low and take plenty of naps and time to daydream. Do not feel there is anything you absolutely must do. You can let yourself off the hook. It is a time to rest. Tonight: Do some personal journaling.

This Week: Let others run the show.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Friends play an important role in your day, especially Libra and Gemini. You do well with others, especially in a group. Focus on your wishes and dreams. And make sure that they are still an expression of who you are. Tonight: Where the action is.

This Week: Express your playful and caring nature.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)

You are changeable today so be careful not to overcommit yourself. You pursue a new idea and get very excited about it. Share it online. This revs you up for the new week and you feel you can accomplish anything. Tonight: Up close and personal.

This Week: Donate to a worthy cause.

Born today: Photographer Imogen Cunningham (1883), pianist Herbie Hancock (1940), comedian David Letterman (1947)