Horoscopes for Jan. 18CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jason Segel, 34; Jesse L. Martin, 45; Mark Messier, 53; Kevin Costner, 59.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jason Segel, 34; Jesse L. Martin, 45; Mark Messier, 53; Kevin Costner, 59.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Look at what you have and extrapolate how you can turn a little into a lot. Avoid being lazy or uninterested in what’s going on around you. Dig in and take part. It’s up to you to go after what you want and delve into things you believe can make a difference. Take advantage of an opportunity.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Use intelligence, timing and experience to help you wade through the information and pressure you face. Annoyance must not be dealt with angrily. Stay calm and controlled and make whatever you do or say count. An unpredictable move is favored.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Make a choice that will lead to self-improvement. Sharing with a trusted friend or ally will help you avoid an emotional situation that can leave you in a vulnerable position. Stick close to home and keep an eye on your possessions.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Discuss your plans regarding work, status and the direction you want to pursue. Don’t allow an emotional incident or betrayal to cost you mentally, physically or financially. Stand up, be counted and say what’s on your mind.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Take a closer look at a pending contract, settlement or a financial investment. Rely on a partnership to help you make choices that will affect you professionally or personally. Give love and romance top priority and avoid a feud.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take care of domestic problems, home repairs or anything that will add to your convenience or improve your lifestyle. Listen to suggestions made by friends or your lover. A change will do you good and help you move forward.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Speak up about the way you feel or regarding your intentions and you will find out where you stand and what you should do next. Socialize, network and most of all, take good care of your needs and of those you love.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): What you do for others will make a difference. Pitch in and help and you will avoid being criticized. Strategize and put your plan into motion. Procrastinating is not a form of protection; it’s what’s holding you back.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Enjoy what life has to offer. Travel plans or sharing information will lead to greater opportunities, insight and an innovative way to make this year one to remember. Romance will enhance your love life and secure your domestic situation.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Go for it. Set your goal and don’t stop until you reach your destination. The journey will be well worth your while and the changes that result will bring you greater joy and less conflict. Let your heart lead the way.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Spend time nurturing important relationships. Open up conversations that need to be addressed and expect to endure some unexpected problems. You cannot fix something if you don’t recognize what the problem is. Listen and make amends. Make love, not war.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your ears alert and listen carefully to any complaints. How you handle emotional situations will make a difference to how your personal life unfolds. A change will be a reflection of the past. Learn from your mistakes.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Ask questions if you aren’t clear what someone wants. You can show your good faith and generosity, but don’t let anyone take advantage of you. Stand firm with regard to what you will and won’t do. Romance should be your priority.