Do a little soul-searching this year. You may have been limiting your prospects by relying too much on other people. Assert your independence. Take a tally of your achievements, accomplishments and ideas, and weed out anything that could inhibit your success.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- You are spreading yourself too thin. Be more selective in your choices. If you want to stay healthy, you need to learn to say no once in a while.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You have a reputation as being steadfast and dependable, but you should let your hair down more often and show your fun side. Romance and intimacy are in the stars. Take a chance on love.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Make a contribution to a cause you believe in or a job that interests you. Your colleagues will be grateful, and favors will come your way when you need help in turn.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Your charm and poise will make you stand out in a crowd. Social events or ceremonies will expose you to potential companions if you are looking for love. Enjoy the attention.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Family problems are imminent. Keep your cool. Follow through on promises you've made in order to make a good impression and be kept in the loop. Actions will speak louder than words.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don't confine your activities to a set routine. Sign up for an unconventional experience. Consider trying an exotic cooking or dance class, or learning a new language.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Liven up your surroundings. You will feel proud and fulfilled if you do the work yourself. To avoid pitfalls or opposition, you should be secretive about workplace events.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Don't put your social life on the back burner. Get out and laugh a little. Join a group that will let you show the lighter side of your personality.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You're missing an important piece of the puzzle. Someone has misled you. You may have to take a roundabout route to get the answers you need. Proceed with caution.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- A needy family member will be very demanding. Don't give too much of your time, energy or budget. You shouldn't feel the need to finance someone else's mistakes.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Scrutinize your own behavior before lashing out at someone else. Don't start something you can't finish or that could lead to conflict and regret. Look for positive options.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Fight off fatigue and lethargy. Don't let depression or disinterest stand between you and an exciting event that could jump-start your vitality. The first step is the hardest.