CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Vance Joy, 35; Sarah Silverman, 52; Nestor Carbonell, 55; Bette Midler, 77.
Happy Birthday: Verification will be necessary this year if you want to keep everything in order. Don’t rely on secondhand information or anyone who shows signs of inconsistency. Keep your eye on your target and your mind on your next move. Use the element of surprise; don’t share your plan until you are in the process of launching it into the universe. Pay attention. Your numbers are 9, 16, 21, 28, 35, 42, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Visit someone who feeds your mind with possibilities and prepares you to strive to achieve your dreams, hopes and wishes. Changing your surroundings will spark your imagination and connect you with like-minded people. Romance is on the rise. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take care of financial, medical or contractual matters yourself. Don’t share sensitive information or secrets. Finish what you start, and move on to something that can add to your qualifications or help you head in a lucrative direction. Avoid a risky situation. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Do what most appeals to you. Put your energy into personal gain, not something that will benefit someone else. Use intelligence and facts to keep others from taking over or making you look incompetent. Don’t trust others’ alleged truthfulness. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Use your intuition, skills and talents to get ahead. Don’t expect everyone to be on your side. Prepare to teach anyone who steps out of line a lesson. Stay in the forefront and command attention. A financial opportunity looks promising. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You can take part, but don’t say yes to something you cannot afford. Make your position clear, what you are willing to do known and how you intend to deal with opposition obvious. Set standards, live by them and make an impression. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You’ll have to be on guard if you want to outmaneuver the competition. Problems will surface at home if you make changes without getting approval first. Don’t leave anything to chance or up to someone else. A change of scenery will be enlightening. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Put your time and energy into something exciting and challenging. You will rise to the occasion and surpass your expectations. Let your mind and body take over, and you’ll discover you have the right of way. Benefits will follow. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take the path most inviting. Explore new ways to use your skills and knowledge to keep up with the times and stay on top of your game. Embrace change, but don’t disrupt meaningful relationships in the process. Patience will pay off. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): “Hurry up and wait” will be how your day unfolds. Too many variables and people are interfering to give you a clear vision of what’s coming. Use your intelligence and discipline to ensure you finish what you start. Make health a priority. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Leave nothing to chance. If you aren’t specific about your needs or desires, you aren’t likely to have them fulfilled. Don’t be coy; share your thoughts, determine who agrees with you and proceed to make a transformation that improves your life. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A change that causes uncertainty is best dealt with quickly before situations run amok. Use your charm and innovative mind to win favors and ensure that no one takes advantage of you or your generosity. If you love someone, share your feelings. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Back down and rethink your strategy, and you’ll find a way to remain on everyone’s good side. How you handle matters at home and work will determine your popularity. Don’t fuss when understanding, patience and change are required. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are generous, ambitious and enthusiastic. You are unique and influential.
1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
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