You’ll be flirtatious and romantic this month with Venus in Gemini. A little romance will help you feel alive, passionate, and vital. Social events will be good places to meet new love prospects. The Sun and Mercury in Taurus could make progress with home projects and family matters agonizingly slow. You’ll be focused on getting things done but experience delays and misunderstandings with Mercury retrograde and the Taurus planets in square to your sign. The New Moon in Taurus on May 13 will help you slow down and be more patient. Mars in Leo could cause friction and drama with someone close.
Get in touch with or travel to see friends who live in another location. Alternatively, you may want to plan a trip to have fun and relax. May is a great time for a vacation. Focus on relationships this month. You’ll derive a great deal of satisfaction from communicating with your partner or other people in your life on a regular basis. You’ll learn more about yourself by interacting with others. The Sun and retrograde Mercury in your work sector will help you focus and concentrate. Mercury’s backward motion until May 11 will create havoc with plans and details, however
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.