Don't be a passive observer. Take control and make adjustments that will help you advance. Determination and a responsible attitude are key. Changes in your private life may leave you vulnerable. Consider alterative lifestyles.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- If someone is being critical, make a quick escape. Short trips and meeting with friends will allow you to mingle with people who appreciate your knowledge and sense of humor.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Look into developing a new hobby or take some time to plan a winter getaway. Don't allow uncertainties or complications imposed by others to bother you. If you take control, you will be able to let go.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- If you get ahead of yourself, you'll have to retrace your steps. Examine your options. Your personal contributions will inspire the right kind of interest.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Now is a time for reminiscing. Hold on to those memories that make you feel happy and encourage you to create more happy times to remember down the road.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Take the time to relax and enjoy the festivities. Meeting up with friends will be pleasurable and will lead to new ideas for improving your future. A change of scenery is what you need.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Give yourself the spa treatment and do not feel obliged to contribute more than your share of the domestic responsibilities. Don't fret over what others want. Take time to do what makes you happy.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Do some running around or get together with someone with whom you can share your experiences. Love and romance are in the air and will make an ordinary day become spectacular. Be open about your plans.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Be a homebody and effect changes that will make you more comfortable or simplify a project. Don't impose limitations. Discipline and hard work are all that you need to meet your goals.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Some personal adjustments will help you attract attention. If you are honest, you will get the aid you need. Love and romance are highlighted.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- A disruption may arise from a sudden change of plans. Don't concern yourself with what others do. Go your own way, and force others to take a second look at how you handle yourself.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Develop a new skill or idea. You can then turn it into a means to financial or emotional gain. Plan a romantic or otherwise enriching getaway -- it could have very good results.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Not everyone will agree with you, and that's OK. Avoid arguing over petty details. Your time is better spent researching and developing new ventures. Don't accommodate unreasonable demands.