(Jan 21 - Feb 19)

Don’t be afraid of your feelings. Your view of a certain situation or individual is coloured by powerful emotions. But what of it? Who says you have to be a rational and reasonable human being all the time?

(Feb 20 - Mar 20)

If the darkest hour is the one before dawn then you should be looking forward to a stunning sunrise. Whatever happens over the next few days you can be certain that by the end of the week your outlook on life will be brighter.

(Mar 21 - Apr 20)

Colleagues and friends are relying on you to pull them out of the mire. But if you do they’ll expect you to ride to the rescue every time they get into trouble. In this case, a sharp dose of reality is the best medicine by far.

(Apr 21 - May 21)

There is still time to impress important people with your can-do attitude. But first, ask yourself seriously if you really want the added responsibility that recognition would undoubtedly bring.

(May 22 - Jun 21)

You’ll be hit by a dazzling revelation this week. Simply by looking at an old problem from a new angle you’ll see what has been staring you in the face all along. But don’t waste time trying to win converts.

(Jun 22 - Jul 23)

Make a big effort to focus on the good things in your life. It should not be difficult: they do, after all, greatly outnumber the bad. You may not entirely believe that but it will pay you to start changing your attitude now.

(Jul 24 - Aug 23)

People you deal with at home and at work will expect you to put their interests first. Your initial reaction may be to laugh in their faces and do the opposite but on this occasion it might be a smart move to do as they say.

(Aug 24 - Sep 23)

You may find it hard to keep your cool, especially if those you live and work with appear to constantly change their minds, but an emotional outburst now could put you on the defensive for the rest of the week.

(Sep 24 - Oct 23)

If there are aspects of your life you wish to change, now is the time to stop thinking about it and do something practical. This week’s new moon will give you the courage to set out in a brand new direction.

(Oct 24 - Nov 22)

No matter how disruptive or disagreeable some people may be this week you can and you must demonstrate to the world at large that you are not the kind of person who reacts without thinking.

(Nov 23 - Dec 21)

If there’s something you want to do that would make your life more exciting, now is the time to do it. That “something” may be just a desire to spend more time with people who make your heart beat faster.

(Dec 22 - Jan 20)

“Easy come, easy go” isn’t a motto usually associated with the average Capricorn but you’re anything but average. Your financial affairs may fluctuate wildly over the next few days but there’s no need for alarm.