With Mercury and the Sun in Taurus for most of the month, you’ll work steadily and be very focused, methodical, and careful. Mercury will be retrograde until May 11 and this motion will cause problems with communication of all kinds, and possibly the loss of important data and documents. You’ll take your time if you’re thinking of getting involved with someone, even though Venus and Mars will bring a strong attraction around May 7. A New Moon in Taurus on May 13 will bring out your sensual side and help you feel relaxed, especially with someone you’re interested in.
Saturn has moved back into your sign, causing tension and stress. New responsibilities will require strong organization and patience for a few months. A New Moon in the sign of Taurus on May 13 will help you slow down, be methodical, and pay attention to important details into June. The Sun and Mercury in Taurus will also bring a strong work ethic, a good memory, and the ability to concentrate. Venus in Gemini may be distracting due to a busy social life, career functions to attend, and friends who need your advice. The Full Moon in Sagittarius on May 27 could make you restless.
Mars in your sign will stir up passion and intense creativity this month. You’ll crave attention and put your heart and soul into all of your activities. Career matters will be stable, and this would be a good time to plan ahead and hone your skills. Beware of impulsive moves and the tendency to be stubborn about the need for change. Mercury retrograde in Taurus until May 11 will be frustrating and bring headaches. Messages and important paperwork may be lost and instructions may be misconstrued. Put everything in writing and keep receipts, e-mails, and work orders.