A sense of jealousy might cause some anxiety today. Don't rely on rumours. Find out for yourself.
It's not unusual for things to start slowly and build up to a rapid finish. This will be one of those times. Things may seem to take forever to get moving, but once things are up and running, there will be plenty of momentum to carry you forward and over the finish line. Just remember to enjoy the ride as you pick up speed.
Difficult relationships at work can make your working life very uncomfortable or stressful. We all deal with conflict in different ways; some better than others. If things are getting out of hand, seek assistance or mediation from your superiors.