Summon your willpower and use your intuition in order to move from an unhappy situation to a new beginning filled with opportunity. Your stress will be lessened if you refuse to let others take advantage of you. Focus and determination will help you accomplish your goals in the coming year.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- A sure way to boost your spirits is to get together with friends and enjoy a pleasant trip or activity. Take a break from worry and tension.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Change is needed in your life. Make your feelings known, and collaborate with friends or co-workers to achieve the improvements you desire. Your hard work will bring positive results.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You can avoid an emotionally challenging situation if you make a plan that allows you to act independently. Avoiding interference will be half your battle. Lie low.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Spend your day doing things that make you happy. Keeping on top of personal needs will help decrease your stress. Pamper yourself or purchase something that will boost your spirits.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your leadership qualities will complement your skills in terms of what you have to offer a group, project or cause. Find a task that appeals to you and utilize your talents to the fullest.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- You will be frustrated if you rely on others to help you get ahead. Use your own means and methods to forge a successful path, and pay attention to detail and the fine print.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- You are an intelligent and gifted individual. However, doubts and indecision will hold you back. Believe in yourself, and you will succeed. Don't let negativity bog you down.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- It's time to get back to a strict routine and a proper diet. Taking care of your health is important if you want to be successful in life. Show determination in order to win.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Today will be emotionally taxing, requiring everything you've got. Don't be upset by criticism -- take it as a chance to make improvements.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Be aware of the events happening around you. Take an opportunity to make a life- changing decision that will turn a negative into a positive. Overcome your fears and take a chance.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Let your creativity lead the way. Be proud to display your capabilities. Expand your horizons by reading, listening or interacting with intellectual people. Utilize your creative energy.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Your opinions are best kept to yourself if you want to avoid misunderstandings. Remaining quiet will give you the chance to strategize and to develop a sound course of action.