Aries (March 21-April 19): Today spontaneous emotions are too pure and joyful to be ignored. You're safe, so follow your impulses.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Today you could find that the serious types are actually content. Furthermore, one of them has something to share. Say hello.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): A loved ones may not hear what you're saying because they are overlaying their experiences onto your words and actions.
Cancer (June 22-July 22): You are ready to make stellar decisions regarding your domestic life. Your peak hours are between noon and 3 p.m.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): You're a giver. It comes naturally. Someone will appreciate you for all the little things. Gratitude brings out the best in all.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You tend to take on big projects. But everything happens with small steps. Celebrate each one.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23): You are more receptive than usual. Be careful not to accept other's projections, especially the negative ones.
Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 21): You'll need to direct your loved ones and colleagues if you want the end result to reflect your vision.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Some loved ones will encourage and support you, while others will critique you. Both styles are helpful motivation today.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Because of the position of the sun, relationships will be illuminated. You'll see the ways in which you are alike and also the differences.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Avoid scary news and people who are downers. You're in a creative mode and can't afford the wrong kinds of influences.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Chasms in communication abound. But you're observant and will be able to skip over them. All you have to do is look for feedback.
Today's birthday (May 3): This year you realize your true role as you embrace the mantra: The difference is you. Love lifts you this month. Work in the coming weeks will build your reputation and earnings. Your lucky numbers are 6, 25, 15, 49 and 38.
Holiday Mathis writes for Creators Syndicate Inc. The horoscope should be read for entertainment. Previous forecasts are at latimes.com/horoscope