ARIES (March 21-April 19) *** You bring high energy, even when you're approaching the most boring project. You have a to-do list, and you look forward to completing it.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ***** Your words are heard by the right ears. Make and return calls; schedule meetings and other interpersonal activities. You have a gentle yet firm manner.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** Curb a need do something differently. You'll open up to change and be readily available to make a decision. Your ideas are appreciated.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) ***** You quickly will accomplish what you must in order to make time for a loved one. This person, who is comfortable with your moodiness, might be surprised.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) *** You might want to observe and listen more, even though you are a natural-born leader. You can't control the situation, no matter how hard you might try.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ***** Emphasize what you want. Understand that you might need to do more professional networking. Others will be responsive to your ideas.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Understand what you need to do in order to change a situation that has been irking you. Someone might be angrier than he or she is willing to tell you.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ***** Use your ingenuity to figure out a solution to a recurring problem. Break past conventional thinking, toss in some imagination, and you'll get there with ease.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) *** Work with each person directly. Evaluate both sides of an issue, and the right solution will appear. Realize what is happening with a loved one.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** Others come forward, and they might be much more assertive than they have been in a while. Listen rather than speak. You will witness their newfound boldness.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** You might want to change a pattern in your daily life - you might want to walk more or start a diet. You know where you need diversity in your life.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) ***** Count on yourself to get past a problem. Your way of handling this issue could turn it around. Your love of fun filters through difficult moments.

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