Updated: February 17, 2013 6:07AM
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013: This year you become more forthright and direct, especially where your domestic life is involved. To some people, your energy is inconsistent and changes with the snap of a finger. You could be doing more questioning and thinking. A family member also could be unusually mercurial. If you are single, you are most likely to meet someone of importance come summertime. If you are attached, your significant other becomes even more dynamic. There is no lack of excitement in your household! ARIES is used to commanding and being in control. Try to avoid a collision.
The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult
ARIES (March 21-April 19)
★ ★ ★: Methods of communication and tentative plans could be revised, and you’ll have to adjust accordingly. A boss might be changing his or her style. Refuse to make a judgment just yet. You could be somewhat unpredictable at this point, even to yourself.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20)
★ ★ ★: You might be stressed out by what is going on around you. As you observe more, you’ll come to a most unexpected realization. Process what you see, and be willing to let go and head in a different direction. Stay centered.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20)
★ ★ ★ ★: Focus on what you want, and do not settle. Relate to others on a one-on-one level. A change within a personal or professional tie could change a situation. Be more upbeat. Understand what is going on with a somewhat unpredictable friend.
CANCER (June 21-July 22)
★ ★ ★ ★: If you can change direction, do so. You might want to approach a key associate or a close family member in a different way. Take a hard look at this person. He or she has been changing right in front of your eyes.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)
★ ★ ★ ★: Keep reaching out to someone at a distance. You could be jolted by forthcoming information. Don’t react; instead, process what you are hearing. You’ll come up with a strong and amiable solution that feels comfortable for everyone involved.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
★ ★ ★ ★ ★: Relate to a specific person directly who is very important to you. Your interest in a creative matter peaks. Take in a new perspective and accept a different idea. Brainstorm with others, and help them see your vision.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
★ ★ ★ ★: Others feel as if they need certain information. Lighten up about the possibilities for why they want this information. Let go of tension, and your attitude will change. Others also will respond differently. Count on the unexpected.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
★ ★ ★ ★ ★: Listen to news, and work on responding appropriately. Your knee-jerk response could be nothing less than problematic. You might opt to use more self-discipline than you have in the past.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
★ ★ ★ ★: Someone close to you could be encouraging you to take a risk. This person actually might be trying to lure you into a trap. Your instincts say “no,” and therefore, you might want to cut the bait. Listen to your sixth sense.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
★ ★ ★: You could feel hassled and challenged on some level. You know when enough is enough, but you might have some difficulty establishing clear boundaries. A matter involving property or a family member seems to be running right over you.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
★ ★ ★ ★ ★: Listen to a suggestion. Someone comes forward and surprises you with some unexpected news. Know that you are constantly changing. What has worked in the past might not work any longer. Honor who you are — not what you once did.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)
★ ★ ★: Be careful as to how you present a money matter in a meeting or with a friend. You are changing your perspective, and this person is, too. You are more intuitive than you realize, Follow your sixth sense. Extremes dominate a situation.