Daily horoscopes: February 23, 2018


(March 20 – April 19):

You may feel threatened by a new face on the scene, but this person will actually be a boon.  Besides – friendly rivalry brings out the best in you.


(April 20 – May 20):

That ace in the hole isn’t the godsend you imagined it to be.  But this is actually good.  You’ve always been one to make your own luck and you need to now.


(May 21 – June 20):

Unforeseen complications threaten the start of a project, but don’t fret.  These could prove key to bringing it all together.


(June 21 – July 21):

What you thought was a harmless shortcut at the time now proves otherwise.  Start cutting losses.  The more this drags on, the more it will cost.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

Factionalism is rampant, so it’s best to keep a low profile at work.  Anything you say now can – and will be – used against you.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

A client’s misstep could cost, but before rushing to the rescue, ascertain what you have to get out of it.  You may have a valuable bargaining chip.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

A certain bane to your existence won’t disappear any time soon.  This person may even become a permanent fixture.  Make peace while you can.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

Someone’s giving you an out, but do you really want to take it?  You may find that just being offered the option is all that you need.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

You don’t like cryptic answers, but this person is protecting you because the less you know the better.  Communicate via hand signals.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

Don’t turn your nose up at an offer.  It’s a goldmine of opportunity – though the people on the other side of the table don’t know it yet.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

It isn’t fair that you have to sacrifice.  You’ve done so much already but giving up a point is the way to go.  You need room to maneuver.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

Take the initiative and ask a crabby type out for coffee.  Your goodwill gesture goes a long way towards bridging differences.