GEMINI: Oct. 2-8

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): “Don’t say you want love,” writes San Francisco author Stephen Sparks. “Say you want the morning light through a paint-flecked window; say you want a gust of wind scraping leaves along the pavement and hills rolling toward the sea; say you want to notice, in a tree you walk past every day, the ruins of a nest exposed as the leaves fall away; a slow afternoon of conversation in a shadowy bar; the smell of bread baking.” That’s exactly the oracle I want to give you. You can’t afford to be generic or blank in your love requests. Be specific. Ask for exact feelings and experiences to boost the intensity of your lust for life. (Sparks’ Tumblr page: