For Monday, Jan. 1
Those with birthdays today: Your excellent communication marks your style. You don't leave anything to chance. You go out of your way for information. Consider going back to school or taking a course in a special interest.If you are single, you draw someone close to you in late summer. You could meet this person close to home, or near where you are staying, if you're traveling. If you are attached, your relationship blossoms as you work together on a new, much-desired project. PISCES understands you.
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)
*** Much of what you do happens behind the scenes. Knowing what you expect from a partner helps you relate to this person. Avoid starting the year with tempers flaring. Tonight: Talk rather than growling!
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
**** Stay focused on the nature of the day. When presented with a difficult situation or a touchy partner, choose the high road. Tonight: Work on a resolution.
Gemini (May 21-June 20)
**** Your mind might be drifting, but you do need to focus on important matters. In some way, responsibilities fall on you. Bring friends together for holiday fun. Tonight: Play away the first night of the year.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)
**** Reach out for another. Make a point of discussing a conflict. Though tempers could flare, you will be much happier once you find a way to make peace. Tonight: Get a head start on tomorrow.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)
***** Deal with others one-on-one. You cannot begin to imagine what a difference that makes to those around you. Popularity soars to an unprecedented level. Tonight: Relax with music or a movie.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
**** You might be a lot stronger than you realize. If someone has a strong reaction to what you say, think about where the misunderstanding lies. Recognize another's neediness. Tonight: Add some romance.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
**** Another tries to coerce you. Keep smiling and establish limits. Be careful with wild spending, no matter what the excuse. Popularity soars in the afternoon. Tonight: Catch up on friends' news.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
**** With Mars in your sign, you might come off as being a lot more touchy or bellicose than you are aware. Think about what is important to you. Tonight: Relax! The holidays are over.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
**** You might be more touchy than you realize. Others might be picking up on your suppressed anger. What you feel might not be in sync with what you say. Tonight: Put that extra zest into a relationship.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
**** Keep communication flowing, even if you hit a snag with another. Avoid confusion. The clearer you are about spending, the better the results. Tonight: Enough partying!
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
**** Your ideals are very high, but another might not see eye to eye with you. Don't attempt to fight with a boss or parent. Instead, accept what is going on. Tonight: Out at a favorite spot.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)
**** News could send you into a tizzy. Information or news that comes your way might be very different from what you had anticipated. Keep talks flowing on a high level. Tonight: Your treat.