Horoscopes for May 12, 2014
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Clare Bowen, 25; Emily VanCamp, 28; Tony Hawk, 46; Ving Rhames, 55
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Bring peace to the table. Work alongside others to build a stronger and better personal and professional environment. Get your priorities straight and your health in tiptop shape. A progressive, positive approach will bring good results. Honesty and integrity must be maintained in all your dealings regardless of what others do, in order to protect your reputation and status.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Diplomacy will be necessary when dealing with the personal or professional people in your life. Listen carefully and answer mindfully, giving a positive twist to whatever you contribute. It’s not so much what you say, but how you say it. Romance is highlighted.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t leave anything to chance. Make sure you have the skills and qualifications for whatever you take on prior to making a commitment. Guard against minor mishaps. Use charm and temptation to get the assistance you need.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Get with it and get fit. Self-improvement projects will pay off and helping a cause or someone who has something to offer in return will lead to positive change as long as you don’t promise something you cannot deliver.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Partnership problems will develop because of a lack of attention or costly decisions. Find a way to compensate or make alternative arrangements that will please everyone. Keeping the peace will help you stay on schedule and avoid discord.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Make personal changes that will lift your spirits and your confidence. If you look good, you will feel good. Take care of elders and tend to domestic responsibilities. Invest in your surroundings or plan to make a positive move.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep your money and your possessions in a safe place. Don’t get involved in joint ventures or offer to donate or pay for someone else. Study your situation thoroughly and make decisions based on facts and figures. Someone’s motives look suspicious.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Disagreements are likely to end in a stalemate. Consider your reputation, status and the emotional consequences that can unfold if you don’t strive to compromise. Change is inevitable, so make the most of it. Physical mishaps or minor illness are evident.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Focus on home, family and improving your living space. Having a good workstation or place to enjoy spending time with loved ones will help add harmony to your environment. Avoid impulsive moves or decisions that can alter an important relationship.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Changes you initiate at home will bring you joy and enhance an important relationship. Do the work yourself and save money, but don’t risk injury doing something that requires an expert. Love is magnified and romance will bring you closer to someone special.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take a step back and listen and observe today. You’ll gain valuable information and bypass making a mistake that can disrupt your plans. Stick close to home and work diligently on a project that needs to be fine-tuned. Keep the peace.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can finalize deals, settlements, investments and any other important issue that arises. Making home improvements or altering your current living arrangements will turn out well and benefit you mentally, physically and monetarily. Put more time and effort into love and romance.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Deception is apparent. You may not want to hear the truth or someone might withhold information, but either way, refrain from letting your heart rule your head. Look at the facts and use common sense. Protect your reputation.