(March 20 – April 19):
Don’t scold yourself for not reading the writing on the wall. People miss these road signs all the time. Besides, it’s only a detour.
(April 20 – May 20):
Don’t assume someone’s trying to rip you off. This person’s pushing to get as much for a sale as you are. Business is business.
(May 21 – June 20):
Skip the blame game. Pointing fingers is always easier than pointing the way. People need your guidance out of their predicament.
(June 21 – July 21):
Sometimes being in a friend’s corner leads to feeling taken for granted. Bow out and teach this person a lesson in appreciation.
(July 22 – Aug. 22):
It may be embarrassing to realize that you’re the Emperor who’s been parading around in the buff, but make light of it and others will too.
(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):
You’re so busy anticipating a love interest’s every move that you’re missing out on all the fun. It’s OK to not know where things are going.
(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):
Insist on doing things by the book and you’ll get overlooked, introduce a little audacity and you’ll make for a great page-turner.
(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):
Lucky breaks are far and between but today you get that nod of approval you’ve been looking for.
(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):
Word of your dissatisfaction got out and you’ll be asked to explain what’s wrong. Decide if you’re serious because you won’t get this kind of fair hearing again.
(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):
Fortunes are looking up so why does this make you nervous? Because you’re used to dealing with problems. A little optimism once in a while won’t kill you.
(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):
You went the extra distance for a friend, so you won’t be happy to learn he’s giving up. Nevertheless it’s his choice. The point is to serve his interests; not yours.
(Feb. 18 – March 19):
You know a grumpy type is a closet optimist, but don’t tell him that. Agree with his worst-case scenarios and he’ll lighten up.