This is the year to make a comeback. You should put personal pleasures aside so that you can dedicate your time to getting ahead. With proper planning, you will be able to outmaneuver the competition and prove what you are capable of doing. Strive for perfection.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- A misunderstanding will cause hurt feelings. Be clear about what your intentions and expectations are so that there will be no regrettable mishaps.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Your competitive nature and sense of fun will make you a popular choice for any team. A friendly challenge with relatives or neighbors will help keep everyone's spirits high.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- If you have been pushing yourself too hard, your health will suffer. Slow down and treat yourself to a little fun with friends and family, or savor a little independent leisure time.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Positive changes lie ahead. With determination, you will be able to handle emotional issues that have been holding you back. Love is in the stars, and romance will improve your personal life.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Gossip will surface if you are extravagant or flamboyant. Use your energy wisely and plan to enjoy unusual events or activities with people you know and trust.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Your contribution to a worthy cause will lead to an enlightening and stimulating encounter. Friends you make when doing things you enjoy will have a profound influence on your future.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Make sure you do your homework. Until you have all the facts in place, you are likely to overreact. Ask pertinent questions until you have no doubt about moving forward.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- You may be bored with what's going on around you. Take a trip or join a group that deals with historical, religious or philosophical topics and expand your knowledge.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Your intuitive insight will lead to financial gains. Invest wisely and seek the help of those in the know to help you make the right choices.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Your sensitive nature will cause you to worry excessively about other people's problems. Offer sympathy, but don't feel that you have to pay for others' mistakes. Don't let anyone make you feel guilty.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Poor diet or lack of sleep will sap your energy. If you look after your health, you will be able to rise to any challenge that comes your way.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- A passionate evening will develop if you get together with someone who shares your interests. Clear any distractions so that you can devote your undivided attention to your date or partner.