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.
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.
Love and friendship will be a source of pleasure this month with Venus in your sign. There will be many chances to socialize and connect, whether you’re looking for a mate or wanting to catch up with friends. Mercury will be retrograde in Taurus until May 11, so you can expect a few communication glitches. After that, things should go smoothly and you’ll be well liked, attractive, and in tune with others. The Sun and Mercury in Taurus will help you focus on details and planning. A Full Moon in Sagittarius on May 27 will intensify your need for freedom and might cause partnership headaches.