For Tuesday, March 30, 2004:

Those with birthdays today: You’ll find the answers to problems if you break away from rigid thinking. Others respond to your talents and thoughtful ways. You are willing to work hard or chip in to do whatever is needed to help others as well as yourself. In the fall, you meet people more easily. If you are single, you could meet the apple of your eye. If you are attached, your relationship will become much closer. Leo always provides excitement.

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)

  • You come from a basis of security with others this morning. You might be more creative than you realize. A romance could add sparkle. Tonight: Play away.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

  • You come from a solid place when making decisions. There could be confusion around communication. You might not be able to get it straight immediately. Tonight: Head on home.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

  • You are coming from a place of security with others. Just keep conversations going, and you’ll gain new insight. You might take a statement more strongly than it’s intended. Tonight: At a favorite spot.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

  • Use the morning to get key matters completed. In the afternoon, focus on what you need as well as how you can turn a talent into a financial asset. Stay on top of a problem. Tonight: Your treat.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

  • You feel a tremendous surge of energy as the day gets older. You might want to handle a situation more carefully than in the past. Your ingenuity mixed with your detachment makes you a winner. Tonight: As you like it.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

  • Use the a.m. to deal with people and to schedule meetings. You find that in the afternoon you might want to close your door. Take a walk for a break. Tonight: Get some sleep.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

  • You come into a situation in control and ready to take command. Laughter comes out of a meeting. Demonstrate your gregarious personality. Tonight: Where the gang is.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

  • Stay within present confines. What might seem like a sure deal could backfire, especially if it involves money. Your softer side emerges when dealing with a partner. Tonight: Work late.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

  • Move from dealing with individuals to doing research via the telephone or computer. You will gain insight. You might be surprised by how different the same situation can look given time. Tonight: Play a favorite game.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

  • Ask, and you will find out that others seem more than willing to chip in and help. Laughter surrounds a misunderstanding once you get it straightened out. A one-on-one conversation works well for you. Tonight: Be receptive to someone’s suggestion.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

  • You might be so enthusiastic about an idea that you miss a detail or two. Ultimately, what happens could cause a misunderstanding. Allow others to give you their suggestions. Tonight: Accept an invitation.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

  • * Focus on news and make sure you confirm every detail. You could get a message mixed up. Don’t cause yourself an unnecessary problem. Tonight: Lie back.