Aries (March 21-April 19): You don't like to feel as though someone is always checking on you. You meet goals faster when given a long leash or no leash at all.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): You have a way of making a package irresistible. But people will try to rush you. Assure them you'll do your best once they back off.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): In some relationships, it is right for the other person's needs to be the priority. However, you should strive for a healthy give and take.
Cancer (June 22-July 22): There are multiple issues that need resolution. Stay singularly focused, though.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): No one does it like you. This is a promise. Believe in your purpose and stick with it.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You know one way of solving your problem. Now think of 10 more. The solutions don't have to all be good; they will lead you to a better idea.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23): Executing action in a group will be easy. Everyone is in it together. What's hard is doing the same action on your own. It takes courage, and you have plenty of that.
Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 21): Never completely content with so-called normal life, today your restless curiosity gets the better of you.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You have realized yourself in so many ways. Each and every choice you have made has created you.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You would like someone to provide you with an answer as to how much something is worth. But things have exactly the value you give them.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You've gone through something recently that was as unpleasant as it was good for you. The dose worked, and healing is at hand.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): You will be in a highly creative mood, especially in the early morning. Be sure to jot down everything that comes to mind.
Today's birthday (July 1): This month you are freed from an old pattern. You find positive ways to channel strong feelings, like anger, passion and creativity. Sagittarius and Libra people adore you. Your lucky numbers are 8, 40, 1, 22 and 18.
Holiday Mathis writes for Creators Syndicate Inc. The horoscope should be read for entertainment. Previous forecasts are at latimes.com/horoscope