Daily horoscopes: January 9, 2019


(March 20 – April 19):

Your can-do spirit makes all the difference at work today. This shows up the experts whose pessimistic outlooks have cast a pall over things for far too long.


(April 20 – May 20):

Sometimes problems can be motivating – like when an issue that hits close to home gives you the courage to make changes you’ve put off.


(May 21 – June 20):

An obligatory visit restores sentiments that were there all along. Next time don’t wait so long to get together. The most valuable resources are your human resources.


(June 21 – July 21):

Contrary to the way it looks from your perspective, the other side still needs you.  Get over your resentment and use this to your benefit.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

Someone who was previously unapproachable is all ears.  Be direct and to the point and you’ll get what you want.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

Tell a partner you’re there for him/her, but that doesn’t extend to the rest of the kooky cast of characters.  You’re not being mean-spirited, just smart.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

Honor a commitment even if you don’t think the other party deserves it. Taking the high road now puts you in front later.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

Making up doesn’t mean going back to the way things used to be.  Round two is a second chance, not a rerun.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

Don’t slow down now because it would take twice as much effort to get things back on track.  Keep your eyes on the prize.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

Things aren’t going to click into place the way you want them to but instead of forcing a fit, you might consider expanding your vision.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

You’ve no choice but to go behind someone’s back if you want bring about a successful result.   Not a great day for transparency, but it saves on complications.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

You may not see it, but the other party has been extremely lenient. It’s time to start working with this person rather than against.