Aries (March 21-April 19): The job before you isn't difficult, but it is all-encompassing. You'll remind yourself of your purpose and dive in.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Your powers of imagination are strong. Your best opportunities come when you're relaxed.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): Everything comes at a cost. Insist on being more helpful, even when someone is willing to do the work for you.
Cancer (June 22-July 22): You want to take care of the needs of those around you, and they seem to need you more than usual. Then it's time to think about yourself.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): You can't help what you've already done. You had your reasons. The stellar choice you make today is because of what happened long ago.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your first response is to think of the needs of other people. But you'll have more to give if you take the time to fill your own well.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23): Consider taking a reprieve from the process of getting your life together in order to live your life as it is.
Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 21): When you try to stop doing something, you will do it more because you are still focusing on it. So focus on a new behavior instead.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You have social skills and will have the opportunity to use them and teach them to others through example.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You like a challenge that allows you to know your own strength and toughness. Today's will be both mental and physical.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You work hard to please others, even when no one asks you to do so or thanks you for it. No one can compensate you more than your own conscience.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): You are a versatile designer and will be especially effective in applying your creativity to food, décor and conversation.
Today's birthday (June 4): Education figures prominently for you this year. Your mind is open, and so you receive more help from people and organizations and from the ethereal realms. You'll be an agent of healing for your family this month. Next month brings better money management, and you'll implement new systems for smoother living. Virgo and Scorpio people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 10, 4, 35, 2 and 7.
Holiday Mathis writes her column for Creators Syndicate Inc. The horoscope should be read for entertainment. Previous forecasts are at latimes.com/mathis