ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Before you attempt to change a pattern, know that your efforts might need to be repeated. Plan your activities appropriately. You will be busy.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) *** Look at your finances. Study alternatives before making a decision. You usually think there is only one right way, but know that there are many paths.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** You have strong feelings, and you communicate them to others. Sometimes you go overboard in making your points.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** You need some time away from others. Seclude yourself if possible; otherwise, you could find yourself in a difficult situation where your grumpiness will emerge.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) ***** You might want to understand more of what is behind someone's strong statement. When you hear this person's message, ask questions. Be as clear as possible.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** The possibility of an eye-opening experience appears on the horizon. You might want to jump on this opportunity within the next few days.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ***** You could be overwhelmed by everything that is happening around you. Do not minimize the importance of a loved one. Open up to new possibilities.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ***** Your emotional side dominates right now. What you want will take time. Listen to your inner voice.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) ***** You have get-up-and-go. Do not minimize your energy or your creativity. You find answers and solutions out of the blue. Honor your basic needs.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** Know what is happening around you. Stop and observe. You understand the position of a very detached person, even if you feel triggered.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** Your ingenuity comes out in a discussion, and others understand your opinions. A loved one mighttest your limits. Be careful with your temper during the next few days.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) *** A domestic matter dominates right now. You could be feeling off-kilter regarding a problem within your household. Center yourself and relax.

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