Daily horoscopes: May 16, 2016


(March 20 – April 19):

Don’t be afraid to say yes to some things and no to others. You need to be choosier about the commitments you make nowadays.


(April 20 – May 20):

The best way to win over a critic is to find something to agree on. He’ll begin to praise you for your good taste and even support what you want to do.


(May 21 – June 20):

You were expecting more of a fight, but today’s Moon/Mars sextile shows you acquiring what you want with little resistance. Take the prize and run.


(June 21 – July 21):

Mix and mingle while the Moon’s in airy Libra. Being around people gets your mind off your troubles plus you’ll benefit from other points of view.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

You’ll want to press your advantage now, but wait. The planets are on your side and time is a luxury you can easily afford.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

The wheels of bureaucracy move slowly, but at least they’re moving. Keep working the system and that prize will be yours eventually.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

Check in with a superior before you fall on your sword. You could be misreading what’s a stake and don’t want your sacrifice to be in vain.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

It’s possible to be the center of controversy without becoming controversial. State your case matter-of-factly and others will learn to accept it.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

You’re going to dig a groove into the floor with all that pacing back and forth. Find something else to do while you wait to hear from a higher up.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

You hate to owe anyone anything and want to repay a debt immediately, but take your time because this person’s in no hurry to see it.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

Pay close attention to inconsistencies today. Someone’s trying to paper over the cracks of a flimsy explanation.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

After weeks of worrying about something working out or not you find out today that it won’t. The weird thing? You couldn’t be more relieved.