(Dec 22 - Jan 20)

You are not the sort to complain that life is too tough. However, not everyone shares your capacity for hard work. You will achieve so much more this year if you judge others by realistic standards.

(Jan 21 - Feb 19)

Aquarians have a knack for getting other people to reveal their plans but you must be careful what you do with the information you uncover. Use it unfairly and you are the one who is likely to be embarrassed.

(Feb 20 - Mar 20)

The sides of your personality you hide from others you cannot afford to hide from yourself. You have big targets to reach this year but you will fail if you delude yourself about who you are and what you can do.

(Mar 21 - Apr 20)

You are bound to see things from a highly personal viewpoint this week. In fact, what you don’t see might as well not exist. Maybe you know all the answers but are you certain you’ve been asking the right questions?

(Apr 21 - May 21)

It seems you are letting the same old worries make your life a misery. There are many things you can do to improve your circumstances but nothing will work if you insist on seeing yourself as just a contender.

(May 22 - Jun 21)

A new year dawns and this one should be better than the last. You have much to do but try not to exhaust yourself trying to get everything done at once. Start off slow and build your dream one brick at a time.

(Jun 22 - Jul 23)

The planets are about to provide you with a glimpse of the future: your mind will pick up on connections others have missed. Part of the deal is that you use what you learn to benefit others as well as yourself.

(Jul 24 - Aug 23)

Nothing can stop an idea whose time has come. With Mercury moving into the most dynamic and creative angle of your chart, you can be certain your ideas will strike a chord far beyond your present environment.

(Aug 24 - Sep 23)

The typical Virgo is never short of friends but are they all as genuine as they would have you believe? Look beneath the surface and ask yourself what they really get out of the relationship. You can’t be too careful.

(Sep 24 - Oct 23)

There’s no right way to handle a relationship issue this week but there’s certainly a wrong way and that is to pretend you don’t care. Indifference is something that will not be forgiven.

(Oct 24 - Nov 22)

What first attracted you to someone still exists, so make an effort to find it and you won’t be disappointed. It may feel as if you have grown apart lately but time spent alone won’t have been wasted.

(Nov 23 - Dec 21)

Something unexpected could disturb your domestic tranquillity this week but it may not be as alarming as you fear. There comes a time in life when the old must give way to the new. This is yours.