Horoscope: May 21, 2017

Birthdays: Fairuza Balk, 43; Lisa Edelstein, 51; Nick Cassavetes, 58; Judge Reinhold, 60.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep your sights set on what you need to accomplish. Home improvements, getting together with friends or just planning something special with your loved ones will help you keep your emotions in check.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Consider your personal financial options. If you plan carefully, you can build a quality life with all the people and possessions that make you happy.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Emotional reactions will lead to an unforeseen problem when dealing with others. Use your time and energy to prepare before you decide to share.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Someone will be intent on opposing you no matter what you do or say. Back up and give space to anyone who appears to be disgruntled.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ve got all the right moves, so don’t let stubbornness stand between you and your happiness. Embrace change and put all you’ve got into personal relationships.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Changes at home or within a relationship will cause confusion or mess up your plans. Use intelligence to work your way through any discrepancies you encounter.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look at the bright side of every situation, especially when dealing with relationships. Offer love and affection and a willingness to try something new.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Face the music and be realistic about the things you want to pursue. You will receive help if you are receptive to scaling back so that your goal is doable.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Dig in and do what you like to do most. Making changes to the way you look or live will bring stellar results as well as compliments.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take a step back and assess your situation. If someone is being erratic or pressuring you to make a choice, consider your alternatives.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Bring about change. You can make a difference that will mark the beginning of a new era in your community or to a cause you believe in.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t let things get to you. Anger will not solve any problem that arises in your personal life.