Daily horoscopes: May 4, 2017


(March 20 – April 19):

Pushing yourself mentally won’t get you anywhere if you exhaust yourself emotionally.  Take stock of feelings before they exercise their veto power.


(April 20 – May 20):

You could be overreacting to demands.  Wait until tomorrow to respond and you’ll see that mountain revert to a molehill.


(May 21 – June 20):

A situation grows more complicated by the day.  Assess where things stand now before going further.  You may need a new game plan.


(June 21 – July 21):

The only thing worse than making a mistake is listening to everyone’s after-the-fact criticisms. Tune it out. They’d have done the same in your position.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

People come at you with all sorts of hare-brained ideas.  Listen attentively – because you don’t want to be insulting – before finding a nice way to say no.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

Don’t try to rein in a recalcitrant type.  There’s something to be said for his contrary yet independent spirit.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

You don’t like saying no to anyone, but make an exception this time and others will demand equal treatment.  It’s a can of worms best left unopened.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

Only send that angry email if you want to get involved in a long and tedious conversation. Otherwise press “delete”.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

A disciplined approach is the only way to realize a dream.  You might cringe at the thought, but get into the mindset.  You’ll like it.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

There are times when you must really must put yourself first.  Once successful, you’ll be more than generous to those who supported you.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

You wanted to know what makes a situation tick and now that you see, you wonder if it was a good idea. It’s better to be in the loop than in the dark.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

You’re frustrated and ready to walk.  Rethink it.  You can’t knock over the game board every time things don’t go your way.  Hang tough.