Written by Stella Wilder, Your Birthday entertains readers while also encouraging them to spend a few moments of introspection and planning to meet the challenges of the day.

About Stella Wilder

Wilder has been writing horoscope columns since 1961. She has vast knowledge of astrology and has been a lifelong student of the influence of the stars on the human condition. Her horoscopes offer cosmic guidance for readers according to the signs of the zodiac.

It brings me great satisfaction to know that I can contribute to my readers' understanding of themselves and to their sense of belonging in a complex and perturbing world,

says Wilder, whose name is derived from the word "stellar," meaning relating to, or consisting of, the stars.

Wilder earned a B.A from the University of Virginia and an M.A. in English Literature from the University of Pennsylvania. She is fluent in four languages and has held various jobs including teacher, cryptographer and translator.