Your powers of persuasion are at an all-time high today. Dynamic Mars enters diplomatic Libra, prompting you to push gently for what you want. If you're a Gemini, Libra, or Aquarius, you'll get an extra dash of charm. This is a perfect time for you to ask for a date, go on a job interview, or promote an idea. If you go to a social gathering, you're sure to make lots of new friends, provided you make the first move. Confrontations will seem distasteful to you. If you encounter a bully, you'll probably back away and seek more pleasant company, rather than challenging their behavior. Looking ahead, you'll be looking at life through rose-colored glasses. The Moon will be touring optimistic Pisces and making supportive angles to Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn. Everything will seem like it's coming up roses! If it's your birthday today, the year ahead will prompt you to cultivate your personal charm. You'll attract more flies with honey than you will with vinegar. Therefore, learning how to appeal to people's vanity will serve you well. You don't enjoy being hypocritical, but you do see the benefit of winning people's trust.