May continues to bring the unexpected as Uranus, the planet of revolution and radical change, lines up with the Sun and communicative Mercury in Taurus. Taurus is an earth sign ruling money, business and possessions; during this transit we can expect some upheaval in these and many other sectors of life, ultimately paving the way for some positive change. On a lighter note Venus remains in versatile Gemini all month, offering us all the perfect opportunity to continue virtual networking and connecting with friends and family. Dynamic Mars arrives in intuitive Pisces on the 13th, Mars in this sign is the champion of the underdog and the abandoned; it could mark a period where people feel compelled to action by the challenging issues facing the world we live in. The full moon is in intense and dramatic Scorpio on the 7th and the new moon arrives in playful Gemini on the 22nd.
ARIES MARCH 21 – APRIL
The Taurus Sun starts the month of May in strong aspect to Uranus and Mercury illuminating the financial axis of your chart. It’s a good time to take another look at all matters concerning your wealth and assets. Then it’s all change for new beginnings after the 22nd as the energetic Gemini new moon suggests some innovative communication.
TAURUS APRIL 21 – MAY 21
The Sun in your sign is in strong aspect to rebellious Uranus and business minded Mercury; this month should see plenty of action and change, and a totally new perspective as anything is possible! The Scorpio full moon on the 7th emphasises that a practical review may be necessary within a close relationship.
GEMINI MAY 22 – JUNE 21
Venus in your sign offers a pleasing social period as interesting opportunities open up and you can bask in the limelight. Practical matters also look encouraging around the full moon on the 7th – as long as you feel ready to put in lots of hard work. Enjoy the playful new moon in your sign on the 22nd – it looks encouraging!
CANCER JUNE 22 – JULY 22
Radical Uranus, curious Mercury and the radiant Sun are suggesting that some interesting (virtual) social opportunities could come from unexpected directions. This exciting period brings a sense of adventure and some new possibilities. A good time to take up intellectual interests and expand your horizons.
LEO JULY 23 – AUGUST 23
Your ruler the Sun joins maverick planet Uranus at the highest point of your chart, illuminating the way for bigger and brighter career prospects. Passionate Mars is busy in your relationship sector, you want action and a partner who’s decisive. The entertaining Gemini new moon on the 22nd suggests a positive breakthrough.
VIRGO AUGUST 24 – SEPTEMBER 22
May brings a sense of adventure and some exciting new possibilities as the Sun offers opportunities to broaden your horizons. The powerful full moon in Scorpio on the 7th is a turning point ensuring that you enjoy popularity and recognition. Use positive thinking to get the very best out of social endeavours.
LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 23
If your ambition’s been a bit lacking, it’s all change once powerhouse Mars enters Pisces on the 13th. This is your green light to delve deeply into your intuition and grab any new opportunities that come your way. The new moon in Gemini on the 22nd illuminates an exciting adventure that is about to begin.
SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
Uranus, planet of rebellion and change is in close contact with Mercury and the Sun in your opposite sign. These planets urge you to determine who you really are, what matters most and what your ultimate goal is. The Gemini new moon on the 22nd looks exciting – be alert to a sudden swing in fortune.
SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 – DECEMBER 21
Energetic Mars in Aquarius illuminates the communication area of your chart up to the 13th, take advantage as you could profit from a new sense of resolve when it comes to getting things done. The new moon in your opposite sign on the 22nd offers a breakthrough, it’s time to discover inspirational new ways forward.
CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
The Jupiter/Pluto link is packed full of fruitful ideas that can pave the way for determination and success on many levels. Love is also in the spotlight this month with Uranus, Mercury and the Sun setting the scene for the winds of change to blow away any cobwebs in your social and romantic life.
AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 – FEBRUARY 18
May is an important month as Uranus, your ruler, forms a tight connection with intellectual Mercury and the radiant Sun. This powerful combination offers you the opportunity for clearing out and renewal. It’s time to rid yourself of anything that is not essential, even if it requires some serious soul searching.
PISCES FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
How you relate to others is about to be challenged as a new plan of action is on the cards. Inspirational new ideas start to form with the intense Scorpio full moon in pivotal position on the 7th. The powerful Jupiter Pluto connection ensures that you thrive on practical challenges, particularly where new friends are concerned.