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Today’s Birthday (05/01/17). Your fitness and vitality are growing this year. Work behind the scenes over springtime prepares for an August shift in professional direction, before your domestic life transforms. A year favoring partnership dawns in October. Discipline benefits your education for two years beginning December. Love flowers.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is a 7 — Things are getting fun over the next few days. Keep practical priorities, and save time for blowing off steam. Spend time with people you love.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 6 — Slow down and listen today and tomorrow. Make household repairs, and deal with unexpected developments. Quick action now saves money and time later.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Enter a two-day learning phase. Clarify miscommunications immediately to avoid a mess. Ignore rumors and gossip. Gather information, but don’t make long-term determinations yet.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is an 8 — Delays with communications and transport could affect your cash flow through tomorrow. Keep a cushion for the unexpected. You may need to dip into savings.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is an 8 — Take some private time for yourself over the next few days. Miscommunications abound today; find a quiet spot for some pampering. Recharge your batteries.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 6 — Look back for insight on the road ahead. Notice your dreams today and tomorrow. Peaceful private time satisfies. Meditate on past and future plans. Conclude arrangements.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is an 8 — Rely on your teammates through tomorrow. Forgive misunderstandings and flow gracefully around unexpected complications, to save time and upset. Avoid financial discussion. Applaud your crew.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 7 — Expect a test or challenge for the next few days. Don’t let anyone push you around. Career matters take the forefront. Avoid controversy or fuss.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 7 — Your wanderlust is getting worse for the next day or two. Travel and fun are favored, despite possible traffic. Regarding the story, stick with the truth.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 7 — For the next two days, handle financial matters. Keep your wits about you, despite chaos or distraction. Don’t fund a fantasy. Get terms in writing.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — Work with your partner over the next few days. Avoid stupid arguments, especially over unplanned distractions. Stick to safe bets and common routine.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — Maintain your physical routines and practices over the next few days. Expand into a new market. Stay out of somebody else’s argument. Traveling is awkward now.

(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black’s legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @LindaCBlack. For more astrological interpretations like today’s Gemini horoscope, visit Linda Black Astrology by clicking daily horoscopes, or go to