Aries (March 21-April 19): You will add an exciting appointment to your calendar. Make sure you tell others who might be affected by this commitment.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): There is a limit to how much you can improve a situation without making a significant change. And yet handling small details helps you wrap your head around the next move.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): The need to feel important is in everyone to some degree. What makes you feel important is not the same thing as what makes another person feel important.
Cancer (June 22-July 22): You strive for a stress-free day and will attain it to a great degree. Although tranquility for too long a stretch of time will breed stagnation and boredom.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Your friend needs a listening ear. Don't tell your own story — especially if it's more exciting and glamorous than your friend's tale.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You thrive when you do work that you are well suited to doing. However, the perfect work for you is not always what's needed or wanted in the moment at hand.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23): The challenges of the day call for boldness. You bravely speak your mind, support the side you think is right and facilitate justice.
Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 21): A new friend enters your scene with romantic potential in tow. You and your loved ones will be affected by the amorous influence.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): All the little things about you that you think are so weird may just be the most appealing and adorable qualities of all.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Someone you know well is no longer seeing the full glory of who you are. When another person takes note of all of your wonderful qualities, it will shake things up.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You'll take on an issue that affects many more people than just you. You will think of the problem differently than the others.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): A big assignment is in your future. As long as you are allotted enough time to do it well, you'll be satisfied by the endeavor.
Today's birthday (March 23): Your idealistic views will lift others up. As you strive for the highest good, you'll be joined in your efforts. Your lucky numbers are 4, 6, 24, 19 and 34.
Holiday Mathis writes her column for Creators Syndicate Inc. The horoscope should be read for entertainment. Previous forecasts are at latimes.com/mathis