ARIES (March 21 - April 19): You can obtain the answers to many of life's questions through meditation or prayer. Relax, get quiet and ask your subconscious for guidance and inspiration.
TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Be the first one to reach out and break down the barriers that stand between you and others. Leave your doubts or prejudices behind and make new friends.
GEMINI (May 21 - June 21): As you reach a high point in your career, professional satisfaction seems to diminish. Take time to readjust your expectations and to redefine your goals.
CANCER (June 22 - July 22): Learning something new is the quickest way to get your creative juices flowing. Welcome a plethora of exciting information and become overjoyed with inspiration.
LEO (July 23 - Aug. 22): This is a good time to make inquires or to seek alternative options in finances. Postpone definitive decisions until after you have received all of the facts.
VIRGO (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22): You are in the driver's seat in a key personal relationship. Keep your eye on the road, your foot steady on the gas and guide your heart to the desired destination.
LIBRA (Sept. 23 - Oct. 23): Make a realistic estimate of what you can and cannot accomplish. Review the tasks on your "must-do" list and avoid getting bogged down, backlogged or overwhelmed.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24 - Nov. 21): Make an attempt to clearly identify your goals for the next month or two. With this information in hand you can easily chart your course to success.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21): Be patient with a family member who may be in a state of disarray. Help him or her to calm their raging emotional waters and make sense of a domestic situation.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19): You may be identified as mentally scatterbrained or easily distracted this week. Make an extra effort to stay focused and determined to understand.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18): People who urge you to spend beyond your means do not have your best interest at heart. Stick to your budget and stay away from costly activities or expensive hobbies.
PISCES (Feb. 19 - March 20): Put yourself in a position to be free, to be who you want to be. Go along with the flow of cosmic forces and expect personal fulfillment and success.
If your birthday is this week, do your best to avoid emotional power plays or serious acts of manipulation between you and your loved ones during the coming year. Practice a degree of self-control, express yourself with honesty and integrity, and you can look forward to acceptance and respect from your peers and colleagues. You should consider more aggressive or adventurous tactics in your financial or romantic affairs. Dare to be a trendsetter and venture outside of the norm.
Also born this week: Nicolas Copernicus, Kurt Cobain, Andres Segovia, George Washington, Peter Fonda and Enrico Caruso.
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