For Monday, Jan. 28:
This year your focus is on a partnership, especially if you are attached. Sometimes you might feel as if you give too much of yourself, which could cause you to become resentful. If you are single, you could form several different bonds. If you are attached, confusion surrounds communication.
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)
•••• How you deal with criticism will determine the success of a venture or relationship. Incorporating someone else’s idea into your own can only make the concept stronger. Tonight: It is as if you are speaking Chinese, and others are speaking French. Enjoy the chaos!
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
••• Taking a stand is natural to you, and you do not back down easily. Someone could challenge your ideas and how you are handling a project. Tonight: Brainstorm with a buddy.
Gemini (May 21-June 20)
•••• If a response doesn’t fit or seems off, push to get a better answer. It exists — you just need to find it. Tonight: Head home.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)
••• You tend to indulge others. As a result, you have a lot of friends. Tonight: Ask a lot of questions.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)
••• A loved one can be flamboyant and unusually demanding. The issue is not this person, but rather your response to his or her behavior. Tonight: With friends.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
••• You might be feeling less than great. You have been ignoring an issue that has been making you unusually angry. Tonight: The world is your oyster.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
•••• Emphasize the positives in a disagreeable, combustible situation. Tap into your resourcefulness, and you will find a path that most parties will agree on. Tonight: Take much-needed personal time.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
•••• Stay on top of your work, yet be sure to take all phone calls. There could be a change in plans, and an impending difficult situation might need to be acknowledged. Tonight: Make the most of the moment.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
••• You move through your day with ease, though you might be triggered by a conversation. Put those hot feelings away until there is time to process and discuss them. Tonight: To the wee hours.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
••• A partner has a lot to share, but the timing could be off. Still, rather than turn away and risk him or her closing down for a sustained period, you might want to make time. Tonight: Use your imagination.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
•••• You have your hands full, and your temper flares. You tend to juggle various different ideas, people and situations. Tonight: Listen to a friend’s news.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)
••• Work through your irritation rather than bottle it up. You also might need to talk to the other party involved. Tonight: Chat over dinner.