Horoscope: May 12, 2017
Birthdays: Clare Bowen, 28; Emily VanCamp, 31; Tony Hawk, 49; Ving Rhames, 58.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Speak up if there is something you want. Your negotiating skills, intelligence and the ability to adapt to the changes going on around you will put you in a good position to advance.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take more interest in what your personal or professional partner is up to. If you get involved, you will demonstrate that you have an interest.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Channel your emotional energy into something positive. Getting upset over unverified information will only lead to anger.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): You’ll be called upon to do something that isn’t likely to sit right with you. Back away if someone is acting erratic.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t back down. You have more control than you realize. Travel plans, getting together with people you find mentally stimulating.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Emotional deception or disillusionment will set in if you can’t agree with someone you live or work with. If you don’t like the demands being put on you, speak up and offer what you feel is fair and doable.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Travel plans or educational pursuits will give you the incentive and knowledge you need to explore and pursue a new endeavor. Working alongside someone who is as dedicated as you will inspire you to do your best.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ll face emotional confusion when dealing with people from your past or the baggage you carry from your younger years. Address matters head-on and you will discover you are the master of your destiny.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Make an offer to host an event or open your doors to family and friends. Your generosity will lead to interesting conversations.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You’ll be tempted by an offer that is dangled in front of you. Step back and consider the validity of the sales pitch.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put your family and friends first. Host a gathering.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You’ll receive mixed messages and find it difficult to understand why someone you care about is being argumentative. Listen attentively, but don’t get in a spat.