Horoscope: May 24, 2017

Birthdays: Joey Logano, 27; Mark Ballas, 31; John C. Reilly, 52; Bob Dylan, 76.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Personal improvements will lead to gains. Improving or updating your appearance or mastering a creative skill will be worth your while.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You’ll find it difficult to separate your emotions from your job. Try not to let your work suffer due to a secretive situation.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You will come up with a remarkable idea if you use the mistakes that others make as the basis for your plans. Live and learn and you will surpass any competition.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Let your creative side take over and you will come up with ample ideas to help you take care of your responsibilities quickly so that you can move on to more enjoyable pastimes.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Stay focused on work and doing what’s expected of you. Maintaining your status quo by taking care of your responsibilities on time will be essential.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Participate in events that will take you in a new direction. Use your intelligence and your insight to help you turn whatever you do into something of value.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): As long as you don’t go over budget, you should be able to follow through with your home improvement plans. Choose quality over quantity and you won’t be disappointed.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Friendships will grow if you share your thoughts and feelings. Plans can be made that will encourage you to explore unfamiliar territory.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): A steady pace and plenty of common sense will be required if you want to keep up and finish what you start. Taking on responsibility comes with a commitment to deliver.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Put some muscle behind the alterations you want to make at home. When all is said and done, you will enjoy relaxing with someone who pitched in.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Any chance you get to work alongside someone you find energizing and inspirational will also motivate you to make changes to where and how you live.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Show how creative you can be. Use old ideas and methods in order to come up with something new and trendy.