Hold to your commitments and discipline your imaginative energy towards realistic goals. This tends to be your ambitious time of year when you are likely to seek more professional or political power. You may deal more with authority figures and you may be able to enhance your personal recognition and public reputation. Your creative accomplishments may be a new source of income. Others watch and learn from your actions. One of the reasons most of us have trouble with some self-indulgent problem is that we do not maintain that positive frame of mind. You teach these things through your actions. You may also help give a bit of insight to others through your creative abilities--you have ways to open their eyes. There is much patience now.
Money is an important factor in setting goals for next year's successful business maneuvers. Get a positive agreement from all concerned individuals before making any final decisions if you are considering making a presentation soon. This may concern an investment of other people's money. The reformer, the inventor, the engineer, the revolutionary--these are important archetypes for you as a new cycle gets underway in your life. These are icons of the ambitions that stir you at this time. Independence, freedom from past patterns and a daring readiness to innovate--such are the paths of achievement now. A social affair this afternoon can create future contacts for networking; don't talk business but ask for business cards. Enjoy the party.
Deal with the important issues first today; the rest of the day will follow. You can return to some earlier projects when the time is more appropriate. You may discover some new methods in which you can carry out some fun communication, a new toy perhaps. A concentrated effort to adjust to the trends now will help you to see a balance soon. The ways you get around and stay in touch at the everyday level are changing by technology or social circumstances. Now could be the beginning of a successful personal program. Humor is sometimes all we have. Looking at a particular situation from a distance could help to restore your humor. Unusual ideas and novel ways of expressing them play a big in your life now.
You and a co-worker friend may be enjoying long conversations over the phone today. You support one another and help give each other encouragement. Independence, freedom from past patterns and a daring readiness to innovate are the paths of achievement for you next year. Your career could assume a much more determined and solid form--a firm foundation. Today you could spend a little time in the art of planning your future. Much of the healing in your life now comes from your willingness to direct your attitude into positive avenues; this is something for which you are pleased to partake. You will help a friend today. You may have a surprise guest for company at dinner this evening--make extra food; smile.
This is a very good day for all types of mental work and communications. Your mind is sharp and you are able to work out puzzles, quandaries, mysteries or just have fun with family or friends playing games. Of course, if you are newly dating, a trip to the park may be enjoyed. This is a wonderful time of year to cuddle and enjoy the company of a loved one. If the weather is bad, you may find time in the afternoon for a good book or a dive into the backlog of paperwork you have been meaning to attack. Phone calls and visiting with friends is an easy activity. When discussing a hot subject with a friend, make sure you are dealing with facts. Participation within group activities is good--you could learn something valuable from a friend.
You may be able to enjoy and value your own life situation today. You have made great progress in the work world this past year and now it may be time to concentrate on the nurturing of family and social and political goals. You desire mental stimulation and so this afternoon you may decide to take up a new course of study, begin reading a book, visit a museum or just explore some new ideas with a friend. Make some plans to take a trip or to visit some place new this winter. You have a sense of being in touch and in harmony with others. You have all the drive and energy you could want and it should be easy to channel--the path is open. Spend some time in deep communication with your loved one this evening; enjoy the companionship.
Instant gratification is one of the temptations to which you are subject to at this time: you want things and you want them this instant. This is a practical and materialistic kind of focus--one that emphasizes the making and spending of money. Authorities and red tape may stand between you and your goals--patience. Take steps to help your company grow, whether it is your own company or the one you work for just now. A new advertising idea may be just bursting at the seams to be heard; take notes. Your power seems to be in words and you do well today in persuading others to work toward your advantage. There are some monetary rewards coming your way; patience is priceless. A young person needs your guidance; listening is the secret.
A new idea for your professional life could be held under wraps until you see if it will work. Your ideas could win you additional respect. This is a high-energy day and much can be accomplished but perhaps not all in the workplace. There are some old traditions that you are reminded of today--you may have these traditions in your own past and you want to reinstate them in your own family traditions now. Talking to your loved ones this evening can make it happen. Your sense of value is sharp and you may decide that now is a good time to pick out the furniture for a particular room, purchase a piece of property or plan a trip. This is a great time to just sit back and enjoy friends or family. A good book, movie or games make for a fun time.
Memories of times past fill your thoughts this morning. You could be thinking about past loves and fun places. Communication with others will be more productive this afternoon. With patience and the right questions, you may find out how you can help someone feel more secure or at ease. A revision or two around the house this afternoon may help someone create a little personal space that has been needed. A friend may be asking your advice, again. You may be noticing a dependency that is building between you and a friend. It could be time to push this person into a more independent place--his or her growth is fun to watch. Plans may begin toward a swimming pool or landscaping for a garden, etc. A financially favorable period is in the works.
Social life is going to increase, but pick and choose carefully--plenty of rest is important as this year comes to an end. If you have decided on a move, you will make great headway during the afternoon hours toward settling into a new place. You have a knack for organizing things and people, as a sense of ambition and practicality takes hold. The desire to achieve and the ambition to do so is strong throughout next year--success means a lot to you. People are never inspired when nothing is asked of them. People are inspired by expectations and challenges, some of which are self-motivated. In coming to grips with challenges, we learn our potential. Challenges are what encourage you now. Chuckle . . . it makes the journey easier.
This could be a frustrating morning and you may be feeling blocked from any complete train of thought. Pay attention to details--there could be some pertinent information that you will not want to miss. You are able to cut through the unnecessary information and discover important things that are relevant, thereby eliminating a lot of wasted time. Becoming more practical and conscientious takes on special importance. You could be a doctor or a detective. This afternoon is the perfect time for dreams and creativity, a little time away from your work. This, together with the ability to put your thoughts into words, allows you to captivate and spellbind. Have you thought about writing, creating cartoons, music, cooking a special recipe?
Some see your witty side and some see your serious side--then others see the adventurous side. What do you see? A balance may be needed today as the emotional roller coaster of business could create more stress than the body or mind would want to handle. Emotional security and independence are a parts of life that you hold dear. Insights will come, little by little. If you mentally think about a balance each day, you will eventually find a reference point for altering your emotions. This will help you to think things through before getting aboard the roller coaster, emotional or mechanical. Strive for this balance every day and be aware of this point of change. The evening provides you with a relaxing atmosphere. Use a hobby to help you relax.