Horoscope/Jacqueline Bigar

Happy birthday for Thursday, May 12, 2011: This year, many opportunities head your way. You have an unusual amount of energy and drive. When an obstacle appears, you are likely to stomp right over the issue. You will prevail more often than not. You have incredible strength and vision. VIRGO tosses in another perspective.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) ★★★★ Accept a situation and work with it. Tonight: Do for you.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20)★★★★★Your creativity emerges. You seem to find the best path for you. Tonight: Out and about; make it fun.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)★★★You might want to work from home. Tonight: Get much-needed R and R.

CANCER (June 21-July 22)★★★★ You are likely to tell it like it is. Tonight: Visit with a neighbor.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★★ Your willingness to take a risk draws attention to a project. Tonight: Gather your bills.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)★★★★ You feel empowered. Look around and decide what you would like to do. Tonight: You are top dog.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)★★ Continue to maintain a low profile. You might have difficulty convincing another person of the "rightness" of your ways. Tonight: Vanish, but not necessarily alone.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)★★★★★Success heads in your direction, especially if you deal with groups and express your present goal in a meeting. Tonight: Hook up with a friend or two.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)★★★Pressure builds within the workplace and/or your community. Tonight: A must appearance.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)★★★★★Your wisdom and your groundedness mix to make you a sure-bet winner. Tonight: Relax to some great music. Call a friend at a distance.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)★★★★ Rethink a question and get to the bottom of a problem with an associate or loved one. Tonight: Accept an invitation.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)★★★★ Others knock on your door with fabulous ideas. Tonight: Isn't it time for a long talk?