Taurus others appreciate your intensity and sense of direction

Taurus others appreciate your intensity and sense of direction

Horoscopes for Jan. 16

  • Jan. 16, 2018 1:30 a.m.

IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: This year you open new doors that permit you to experience life more completely. How you deal with a prospective change could radically affect you and others. You have the power to make this experience either positive or negative. If you are single, you will meet an interesting romantic possibility. Take your time to explore this connection. If you are attached, the two of you open up to a new beginning. You might experience some unexpected happenings involving your home life. A fellow CAPRICORN cares enormously about what happens to you.

ARIES (March 21-April 19)

The New Moon highlights your renowned leadership abilities. As a result, you might get an offer that is too good to be true. Weigh the pros and cons before accepting it. You have grown, evolved and let go of that which doesn’t work. Tonight: A must appearance.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20)

Don’t hesitate to throw yourself into whatever your interests might be. Others appreciate your intensity and sense of direction. The people around you seem more willing to say “yes” than usual. The unexpected plays a role in your decisions. Tonight: Go for what you want.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)

No matter what you do or where you are, you seem to receive an extra boost of energy from a partner and the New Moon. As a result, you can make nearly anything a reality. Verbalize a long-term desire, and ask others for some feedback. Tonight: Out with a favorite person.

CANCER (June 21-July 22)

You could be going back and forth about what would be the best way to proceed with a partner, associate or loved one.

Oddly enough, you seem to have the same goals, but you have different ways of achieving them. Tonight: Go along with another person’s wishes.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)

You might feel the need to dote on a loved one. How you feel in the presence of this person will determine your attitude and behavior toward others. Others could be in the process of creating some uproar. Distance yourself, if possible. Tonight: Know when to call it a night.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

A new friend demonstrates unusual creativity. As a result, you will opt to take a closer look at this person’s ideas. You seem fortunate in your ability to choose the right words and get the results you desire. Listen to someone who cares a lot about you. Tonight: Keep it light.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

You might be dealing with some frustration. You also could feel withdrawn and tired because of everything you need to handle. Maintain a sense of humor when interacting with a roommate or sibling who tends to be touchy or difficult. Tonight: Stay close to home.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Honor some fast changes that revolve around communication. You could find that your nerves are frayed as a result of a recent transformation, and you might feel as if you want to make an adjustment. Buy yourself a long-desired item. Tonight: Hang out with close friends.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

You could be making strong decisions. You know which way to go, and why. Your sense of humor provokes strong reactions. Someone close to you could act out for no real reason. A new financial beginning becomes possible after a discussion. Tonight: Toast to better times.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

You might want to achieve a lot more than you’d thought possible. Your sense of humor emerges when a family member acts out in a very unpredictable way. Do not get caught up in reacting; instead, be as direct as possible, and remain sensitive. Tonight: Stay grounded.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

You could be in a difficult situation where there is a problem no matter which direction you head in. Remain upbeat. You will have a lot to share, though the timing might be off. Zero in on the possibilities that exist, and pick the path that’s right for you. Tonight: Not to be found.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)

You could be in a situation where it would be best to listen to those who have experienced a similar type of incident and know what worked for them. You are likely to gain a stunning insight about a person you thought you knew well. Tonight: Choose a favorite pastime.

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