If today is your birthday: This year you become more security-oriented. You are in touch with what is important. Communication flourishes from summer on. You also might buy a new car or just spend a bit too much money in general. If you are single, you meet people with ease after spring — you’ve got what it takes! If you are attached, you will value your significant other much more. You recognize the gift that this person shares with you. Sagittarius helps you out.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Rarely are there periods where you can do no wrong, but this is one of them. Sit back and consider your options more carefully. The timing is such that you might want to act sooner rather than later. The results could surprise you. Tonight: Whatever makes you smile.
This Week: You deal with a financial issue. Get advice from others.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Everyone needs some time away from family and friends. Just be honest about your needs, and don’t camouflage them. You could be surprised at how well others understand. Build more confidence within your immediate circle, and it will be returned. Tonight: Not to be found.
This Week: Say what you feel, and do what you feel.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Friends will knock on your door, if you don’t find them first. The result will be a wonderful day of laughter and fun. No one is trying to change you — you can be yourself with this group. A romance could go to the next level. Tonight: You know what you want to do.
This Week: You perk up by Wednesday. From that point on, you are on roll.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Pressure builds, and you know what you would like to do. The tension comes from the expectation that you must visit with an older relative or friend before you can enjoy some free time. Know that you can do both, as long as you plan carefully. Tonight: Till the wee hours.
This Week: Schedule important meetings for Monday or Tuesday.
Aries (March 21-April 19): If you feel pressured by someone, it is only because he or she wants your attention. You might have a strong, intuitive idea that needs to be explored. You can make time for both. Incorporate more of your humor into your interactions. Tonight: Your imagination leads the way.
This Week: Accept your role and its responsibilities.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): You’ll want to head in a new direction. You also need to be more responsive to a loved one. Perhaps you can figure out a way to do both. Worry about your finances tomorrow rather than marring a close-to-perfect day. Tonight: Add a little more romance to the moment.
This Week: Reach out for more information.
Gemini (May 21-June 20): Defer to others, and know full well that their choices will be interesting if nothing else. A partner could be unusually demanding, but your good humor and willingness to pitch in will take the edge off. A friend adds a distraction to your day. Tonight: Where the party is.
This Week: A partner demands one-on-one time.
Cancer (June 21-July 22): You see how much you could get done when you move from completing one project to starting another. Share some of what you are doing with a loved one. Not only will you enjoy the satisfaction at the end of the day, but you also will have a fun time. Tonight: Nap, then decide.
This Week: Others dominate. Say yes and you could have an easy few days.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): You are playful. Others delight in having a fun adventure with you. Your imagination keeps changing the moment. Note that everyone adores the social beast in you. You are able to relax, no matter what you decide to do. Tonight: Out late.
This Week: You have a lot to tackle, so do it quickly.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Stay close to home, yet give a loved one the attention he or she needs. You will bounce back from a period of confusion. Unexpected developments could happen if you decide to buy a lottery ticket. Make any gambling plans for later today. Tonight: Make it easy.
This Week: Use your creativity for problem solving.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You can mix errands and fun. Be aware of your limits. Keep a discussion about a vacation to yourself until you are clear about the details. A partner might be surprised by your plans, so be ready to answer his or her questions. Tonight: Let the fun begin.
This Week: Your family makes demands, and you respond.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): If you are just trying to have a good time by indulging others, that’s fine. If you are trying to impress someone, you can be sure that there will be a backfire of some sort. Stop and consider the motive behind your actions. Tonight: If you want to splurge, splurge on dinner.
This Week: Listen; you might pick up an important piece of information.
Jacqueline Bigar King Features Syndicate