ARIES (March 21-April 19): Aspects are right for you to gain fame, fortune. People are drawn to you with their questions, problems. Help as much as you can but be creatively selfish.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Make fresh start, shake off tendency to believe what others claim is valid. Delve deep into the mantic arts, sciences, including astrology, number divination.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): People look to you for survival -- they feel you have the secret of living the good life. Remember recent resolutions concerning exercise, diet, nutrition.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Superior takes notice, declares, "You have been doing a wonderful job and I should have known it before." Express gratitude without being obsequious. Gemini involved.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Someone is holding you back from taking necessary journey. Find out why and then proceed. Taurus, Scorpio, another Leo are directly involved. What's going on?

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Be inquisitive, ask questions, insist on answers, not evasions. You'll be involved in somewhat of a mystery. Lends spice to your life, enjoy it. Sagittarius featured.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Music dominates, your voice is different, people will notice and say so. Domestic adjustment featured, make concessions without abandoning principles. Aries involved.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Maintain aura of mystery, intrigue. Study Virgo message for important hint. Don't tell all -- be discreet. Pisces individual insists, "Tell me everything."

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Focus on organization, production, dealings with those who are familiar with high finance. Don't ask too many questions, do your best and profit as result.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look beyond the obvious -- detect subtle clues, trends. Display ability to predict future and make it come true. Some people claim you are in playground of the occult.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Those who thought you were stymied will be stunned. You make fresh start in new direction. People seek you out and vie for your services. Leo plays dynamic role.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Focus on home, family, recipes. You gain added recognition from one usually quiet, reserved. Bask in limelight, you deserve it. Cancer native involved.

IF JANUARY 14 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You are a natural psychologist-reporter. Your curiosity is honed to razor-sharpness. You know how to get complete story and usually you do. Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius persons play key roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names -- E, N, W. Focus this year on promotion, production, marital status. September will be your most memorable, profitable month of the year.

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