Positive and loving energy from Venus in Gemini will help make this month pleasurable and interesting. You might travel or sample exotic cuisines when you dine out with friends. You’ll be drawn to the occult and metaphysics, but you’ll maintain a healthy skepticism. Ongoing changes and disruption at work could be difficult to manage. With Mars in Leo now, you’ll find that you’ll be active and outgoing and enjoy your time with like-minded people. Get involved with creative groups or organizations. Issues buried in your subconscious may cause self-sabotage. It’s time to take this seriously and examine the past.
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.
You may hide your feelings this month and find it difficult to reach out to others. Even though Venus will be in the social sign of Gemini, you’ll keep to yourself. With Mars in Leo and your financial sector, you may be overly generous with others and spend too much. This placement could make you think that you can win affection with gifts or gestures. The Sun and Mercury in Taurus will increase concentration, memory, and focus. Mercury will be retrograde until May 11, and you’ll find that paperwork, data, and messages go missing. Be clear when giving instructions and keep written records.