Want to know what the next 12 months have in store for you? Are you stuck in a rut and want to be ‘living the dream’? Started a new relationship and want to see if it will go the distance? Thinking of forming a Business Partnership and want to see if it’ll be a success? Have a read of Anita’s monthly prediction to see what opportunities or challenges lie ahead of you in the next 30 days.
Between 1st-8th May you Rams have a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart involving Neptune, Mars and Jupiter. You are trying to balance 3 things: 1) your desire to be of great service to the world 2) your fears about the sacrifices you need to make to achieve this and 3) your desire for a further education course, a spiritual retreat, an overseas trip or even a relocation overseas. These 3 things are making you tense.
The New Moon on 6th May is in your 2nd house along with the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus. This week is a great time for you to ask for that pay-rise or promotion, or to negotiate a good price for some expensive furniture, art or jewellery. Single Rams may even end up on a date with the art dealer, jeweller or furniture maker (Venus is about love, not just about beautiful items!)
Between 11th-17th May Mercury is right next to Venus, so this is the optimal time for negotiating that new job or higher salary. If you have been working on a new project, this would be a good time for networking and promoting yourself (as if you Rams need any help with that!)
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and right next to Mars, triggering your ‘Mutable T-Square’. Mars is pushing for a resolution regarding the 3 issues I mentioned in the first paragraph, so fasten your seat-belt, changes are afoot!
On 22nd May Mercury moves direct in your 2nd house, so money issues will soon be resolved and flow smoother.
With the Sun, Venus and Mercury all in Taurus and all in your 1st house and 2 of the 3 moving DIRECT, you Bulls will feel full of ‘get up and go’ to change your appearance, personality, identity etc. You want people to view you in a different light now. You may be signing contracts, making deals and aiming for the big desires you haven’t quite achieved...but there is celestial help this month with these 3 planets…so use them!
From 1st-8th May there is a ‘mutable T-square’ in your chart involving Jupiter, Mars and Neptune. Your friends may oppose your new lover (or vice-versa!) and you are upset and on the brink of a showdown. Or you want to follow your dreams, or do charity work but your children demand too much of your time, so you are thinking of making drastic changes to your savings/investments. Or you want to follow your creative dreams, but self-sabotage by socialising too much, so you are on the brink of a dramatic change. The turning point will be after Jupiter goes direct on 8th May!
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and further drives your desire to improve your standing among your peers, competitors, colleagues at work and with your romantic partner.
Between 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury is right next to an strong Venus in your 1st house. This is a great time for negotiating/making a deal/bargaining specifically about something you should have done a while ago. So discuss that pay-rise, promotion, joint-business venture or even a marriage proposal (Venus is about love!). Or ask that person you have fancied for ages on a date, or offer someone a ridiculously low price for that item you have been lusting after for months…it could be yours!!
The Full Moon in Sagittarius is right on Mars in your 8th house on 21st May. A big drama/crisis may happen around this time, as Mars in the T-Square is triggered. Fasten your seat-belt!!
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May, which is a better time for brand new ideas to be initiated. You may want to start a creative project, or make babies, or ask out that person you’ve fancied for ages.
Your ruler Mercury is retrograde and in Taurus along with a strong Venus and the Sun for most of May, and all in your 12th house. So you Geminians may be feeling flat, low, reclusive, in fact, not yourselves at all. You may find that a female or a younger male is causing you anxiety and stress in May. You will feel better once the Sun moved into Gemini after 21st May & Mercury goes direct the day after!
From 1st-8th May you Geminians have a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart involving Neptune, Jupiter and Mars. Maybe you have a new vision for your career, but you feel it’ll affect your home & family life. Or perhaps your Father, your child or a new creative project needs more attention and you feel you must sacrifice your career temporarily to focus on them. Your partner may not be too keen, and neither are your work colleagues, and this is causing tension. You may even be thinking how splitting from your partner will affect your home life, career and your network of friends etc.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and in your 12th house, so you may start working on your anxieties, addictions, depression via counselling or psychotherapy or ‘self-help’ books.
Between 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury is right next to an exalted Venus, both in your 12th house. An attractive female or younger male may trigger hidden artistic, creative ideas in you, or you may want to purchase object d’art. This may even lead to romance. However, 12th house events are all about dealing with unresolved issues, so make sure your desire for pleasure and flattery is not leading you to be hoodwinked by unscrupulous people!
The Full Moon in Sagittarius on 21st May is in your 7th house, triggering Mars in your T-Square. You may finally decide what to do about your career, your dad, your kids and your spouse/partner around this time.
Your ruler Mercury turns direct on 22nd May, so you may experience less ‘brain fog’ and have more clarity after this time.
With the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus all in Taurus and in your 11th house, you Crabs are wanting to make decisions, sign contracts, build networks and contacts to bring your dreams to fruition. Friends may help you, but you may find your social life is frenetic this month, and this leaves less time for achieving your milestones. You may also get recognition/accolades this month for charity work you have done. The charity/association may even help you with your goals!
From 1st-8th May there is a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart involving Jupiter, Neptune and Mars. Your desire for further study, a long haul trip, a move overseas or a spiritual pursuit is causing tension with siblings, uncles, aunties, cousins and neighbours. Your dad’s health, or your health, or your duties and commitments are making you Crabs feel you can’t fulfil your wishes for self-development.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and in your 11th house, giving you Crabs new drive to fulfil your dreams, or help disenfranchised people/animals, or simply get out there and make new friends and contacts.
Between 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury is right next to an exalted Venus in Taurus. An attractive friendly female, or a young male may come into your life as a new friend. Or they may be friends from your past with whom you re-connect around this time. Or they may need your help/assistance. Or they may be able to help you in some way with getting your dreams to become reality!
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and in your 6th house, triggering Mars on your T-Square. You or your dad could receive good news about a health issue! Or a family member may pick up some of your duties and responsibilities enabling you to book that long haul trip, move overseas, college course, or spiritual workshop/retreat.
Mercury moves direct on 22nd May, enabling you to make decisions, sign contracts, negotiate deals, and get some traction on making your dreams come true!
With your ruler the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus, all in Taurus and all in your 10th house, you Lions are likely to gain recognition in your job this month. Use the celestial help to negotiate a pay-rise, or a promotion, or even to use your network to seek other opportunities elsewhere. You mum may be the one getting a pat on the back. She may be in the limelight amongst her peers for her creative/artistic pursuits!
Between 1st-8th May there is a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart involving Jupiter, Neptune and Mars. You may want to start a family and need to re-jig your financial portfolio, or get a pay-rise to afford this. You may have received a tax rebate or inheritance and don’t know if you should be sensible and invest it, or splash out on some luxury items and treat yourself. Or you may want to get a creative project started, but are worried about sacrificing your savings/investments, so are thinking of moving jobs and let a big pay rise fund your creative dream. You Lions are certainly ‘plate spinning’!
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus in your 10th house of career. You Lions may wish to initiate changes in this part of your life, or, the changes may happen to you via news of a restructure or company merger.
Jupiter turns direct on 8th May after being retrograde in your house of money since 8th January. You may see your earnings start to improve from now on.
Between 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury in Taurus is right next to an exalted Venus. You must have conversations with an attractive female or a younger male with regards to new career opportunities this week. You may even be able to negotiate a deal/contract within these dates.
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and in your 5th house. Single Lions must be out socialising around this time. You may hear news about a pregnancy (possibly yours?) or one of your kids may have some good news for you. A creative venture may’ Go Live’ this week!
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May, so any delays to a new job, or promotion/pay rise should resolve itself from now on.
With the Sun, your ruler Mercury (who is retrograde) and a strong Venus all in your 9th house, you Virgoans are focussed on overseas travel, further education, an overseas relocation and spiritual development this month. Perhaps an opportunity that passed you by months ago re-appears, related to these 4 areas.
Between 1st-8th May a ’Mutable T-Square’ is in your chart involving Neptune, Jupiter and Mars. You Virgoans want to pursue ‘higher things’ in life and grow, but feel your spouse, peers or colleagues are blocking you, due to perceived repercussions in your home and family life. Or perhaps you are in two minds as to a romantic commitment (or perhaps they are shirking commitment to YOU!) and your father, or family are forcing you to choose to ‘marry’ or break up. Once Jupiter turns direct on 8th May, you may do something to shift the stalemate!
The New Moon on 6th May is in your 9th house in Taurus, again demonstrating your desire to initiate long haul travel, an overseas re-location, a further education course or a spiritual retreat.
Between 11th-17th May your ruler Mercury (who is retrograde) is right next to an exalted Venus in Taurus. There may be discussions, negotiations and opportunities this week to book that overseas flight, take that overseas job, book that college course or spiritual retreat.
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and in your 4th house, triggering Mars in your ‘Mutable T-Square’. Something is likely to be announced regarding your Dad, your family or your home and may relate to your big decision.
Your ruler Mercury finally turns direct on 22nd May, so you may find things flow easier and progress better for you from now on.
With your Ruler Venus strong in Taurus in your 8th house along with the Sun and a retrograde Mercury, you Librans are feeling that a decision you have ignored, that may transform your life (whilst causing chaos and drama!) is rearing its head again in May. This time, you have celestial support to decide one way or the other what to do!
From 1st-8th May a ‘Mutable T-Square’ is in your chart involving Jupiter, Neptune and Mars. You may have health problems whose solution is elusive to all the medical practitioners. They may be implying that it’s ‘all in your mind’ and you are upset about this. Or you are under pressure from all your duties & responsibilities and this is making you anxious and possibly depressed. Or someone at work is bullying you and this is affecting you psychologically. The solution to all 3 possible issues is via your communication, so speak out and engage with others!
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and in your 8th house. You may initiate a re-jigging of your savings and investments, or hear news of a tax refund or inheritance, or you may finally start to make some long overdue big changes in your life.
From 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury is right next to an exalted Venus in Taurus. You may speak to a Financial Advisor about improving your financial returns (especially if you have received a windfall), or you may sign deals to manage your debt better, or you may sign a contract related to a big life change.
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and right next to Mars, triggering your ‘Mutable T-Square’. You may decide to get relatives to help relieve your burdens, or speak to someone at work about the bully, or communicate your frustrations towards the medical practitioners treating you.
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May so you may find your financial re-structure, contract signings, deals and negotiations flow smoother from now on.
From 1st-8th May your ruler Mars is involved in a ‘Mutable T-Square’ with Neptune and Jupiter. You may be consumed by a new romantic relationship and this is causing tension with your friends, especially as your new lover may be poorer than you. Or you may desire starting to make a family, but are worried that the expense of a baby will stop progress on a dream you have been working on. Or your charity work is taking you away from a creative project, and somethings going to have to be sacrificed due to financial tension.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus, in your 7th house along with the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus. In the next few weeks you Scorpions may propose marriage to your lover (or vice-versa) or sign that joint venture deal, or start legal proceedings, or build more networks/relationships in your field of work.
From 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury is right next to a strong Venus in your 7th house. This may be a seminal week as regards your spouse, or your imminent fiancée, or your new business partnership, or a deal/negotiation you are making with your peers or colleagues. Or a legal issue.
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and triggers Mars in your ‘Mutable T-Square’. Action may be taken this week regarding the issues I discussed in the first paragraph. It’ll be an exciting few weeks!
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May so discussions/negotiations with your Spouse, peers, colleagues, lawyers, business partner will flow more smoothly.
From 1st-8th May, your ruler Jupiter is in a ‘Mutable T-Square’ with Neptune and Mars. You Centaurs are trying to balance your home/family life with progressing in your career and feeling like you have to sacrifice one or the other. Or perhaps your dad is going through a tough time at the moment, maybe with addictions, depression or some confused episodes, and you’re struggling to help him and also keep up with opportunities for career expansion.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus your 6th house along with the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus. You may want to start a new health and fitness regime but are feeling too burdened with duties and commitments to focus on your needs. Either a young man, or an attractive female are adding to your burdens, dictating your daily routine/schedule to you, albeit in a nice friendly manner.
Between 11th-17th May the retrograde Mercury and strong Venus are next to each other. This is a great time to communicate your desires to have your load lightened. Delegate some of your daily duties, demand help, stop being a drudge for others and once you’ve freed up your schedule a bit, have some FUN! If you have had an on-going health issue, you may hear good news about it this week.
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and right next to Mars in your 1st house. It is triggering that ‘Mutable T-Square’ so you Centaurs may take action as regards balancing your home and family life, helping your dad whilst expanding your career.
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May so you may find that your ability to negotiate with others to take aspects of your responsibilities at home/work improves.
Between 1st-8th May you Goats have a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart involving Neptune, Jupiter and Mars. You may be wearing 3 hats ‘victim, saviour or persecutor’ as regards a matter concerning your siblings, cousins, uncles, aunties or a neighbour. They may be confusing issues relating to your desire for a further education course, an overseas trip, an overseas move, or a spiritual retreat, and this is causing passive aggressive behaviours and stressing you out.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and in your 5th house along with the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus. Single Goats must be out socialising or internet dating to take advantage of this celestial help. Or one of your kids may receive an award around this time. An ex-lover may reappear, or you may go on a date with someone younger than you. This is also a great time for Goats trying to conceive, or wanting to get a new creative project off the ground or near completion.
From 11th-17th May a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus are right next to each other. This is a great time to ask someone out on a date, negotiate a deal regarding your creative project, making babies, or for buying that ludicrously expensive item you’ve been lusting after!
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and right next to Mars in your 12th house. You may find this is an anxious time for you, with people coming out of the woodwork & pressing your buttons, as your ‘Mutable T-Square’ is being triggered.
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May, so you may find romance, creativity or issues with your kids improve after this time.
From 1st-8th May you Aquarians have a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart, involving Jupiter, Neptune and Mars. You are trying to balance 3 things: You want to increase your earnings but you feel you are ‘leaking’ money 2) you want a dramatic overhaul of your savings and investments to plug ‘the leak’ and to get the money to make a dream come to fruition 3) you want to do more to help disenfranchised people, and hang out with your friends more too! You are getting yourself into a tizz over all of this.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and in your 4th house along with the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus. You are focussed on your home, family and possibly your dad. Perhaps a young male in your family is behaving out of character, or you are thinking of moving house or renovating or perhaps just re-decorating your home.
Between 11th-17th May Mercury and Venus are right next to each other. This week is a great time to sign a contract for a new home, negotiate bargains for paints, soft furnishings, furniture or smooth over any issues with your dad or younger males in your family.
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and next to Mars, which is triggering your ‘Mutable T-Square’. You may get some traction on the issues I described in the first paragraph after this date, as you feel driven to create a solution.
Mercury turns direct on 22nd May so signing contracts, negotiating deals or pay rises and communication in general will flow smoother after this date.
From 1st-8th May you Fishes have a ‘Mutable T-Square’ in your chart involving Neptune, Mars and Jupiter. You are trying to balance 3 things: 1) your desires to lead a more spiritual life or help disenfranchised people 2) the needs of your spouse, work colleagues or business partner 3) your career expansion and progression. Something’s got to give, and you may be seeking solace in alcohol and recreational drugs, but this is causing more fogginess.
The New Moon on 6th May is in Taurus and in your 3rd house, along with the Sun, a retrograde Mercury and a strong Venus. You may want to communicate your ideas and knowledge with the world via a website or blog. Or a younger male family member you’ve not heard from in AGES suddenly gets in contact. Or, single Fishes may find love in their local neighbourhood, or via a friend of their sibling.
Between 11th-17th May Mercury and Venus are right next to each other. This week would be a great week to launch your blog or website, or mend relationships with your cousins, uncle, aunt or neighbour if there have been issues. Single Fishes should set up an internet profile this week or get out and socialise!
The Full Moon on 21st May is in Sagittarius and right next to Mars and triggers your ‘Mutable T-Square’. You may find the 3 issues I mentioned in the 1st paragraph all come to a head, as Mars is pushing for a solution.
Mercury moves direct after 22nd May, so you may find that after this time, if you choose to mend any bridges between you and your neighbour, cousin, uncle or aunty, things will flow more smoothly.