As everyone knows, May is a very important month. It contains May Day, for example, on May first, as well as the national holiday known as Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s birthday, on May 2nd. Based on those first two days alone, it is clear that May might be the most eventful month of all.
But what, you may be wondering, does May mean for you in particular? When the day of The Rock passes, what will you be doing? To learn about this, you probably need to turn to your horoscope, so we’ve looked at the stars and signs to figure out exactly what’s in store for you. The bad news? Everything is retrograded. The good news? You’re gonna be okay. Promise. Check out your May horoscope here:
Taurus (April 21-May 21):
The time around your birthday is powerful. You will be really coming into your own this month–cook, create, luxuriate. Revel in the simple pleasure of your own senses. Taurus is an Earth sign, sensual and practical. Anything that needs to be carefully considered will have extra support from the Universe. You are an earth mother. Nurturing comes naturally to you, just make sure to include yourself. Now you may find the perfect clothes and activities to really express who you are in the world. This new surge of energy is joyful. Celebrate being alive, plant a garden. Stretch and breathe. Life is alive again!
Gemini (May 22-June 21):
Lady Gemini, rest up. Take time to slow down and connect with the rhythm of nature. Next Month, when it’s your time for a birthday, it is time to release the beautiful butterfly that you are. For now cozy up in your cocoon and plan. Look things over. Focus on where to improve and what needs redoing. Everyone loves a good listener. You feel best this month if you look into all things earthy. Feeling rather than thinking will get you where you are going this month. The smells of spring and the heat of the sun will help you with the feeling part.
Cancer (June 22-July 23):
Anything that requires a step-by-step plan will be supported for the next month, so get clear and focused and use the earth energy of spring to plan. You might have to fight the urge to expand. Though planning to expand the scope of your life is a perfect activity for now. Just save the action for next month. Reorder your world now and make sure to redo what isn’t working. Watch for people from your past to show up. What needs to be understood? Ask yourself that. Things can happen fast in the spring. What you plant now, metaphorically speaking, will be ready to harvest in the fall.
Leo (July 24-August 23):
This month, focus on looking over your plans for the future. This time of year we do well to look over our life and see if we are acting in our own best interest. You have big ambition and really like things fancy, not just princess fancy, but Queenly. If you are not there yet it is important that you make all your choices with the end in mind. There is no time for shenanigans. Plan to step up into your power. Next month you can launch yourself in entirely new directions. You are here to step up to the plate. Look to see what is in the way of that and step around.
Virgo (August 24-September 23):
May is a great month for you. You are an earth sign and do wonderfully well when the sun is travelling the earth signs of Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn. Anything that requires slow forward motion with attention to detail is going to have huge support. Get in touch with the earth now and plan your garden, both literally and figuratively. Your ruling planet Mercury is back tracking now–it’s a great opportunity to make sure your ducks in a row. Relax and go over the details so by June you will be ready to launch. For now stop and smell the roses.
Libra (September 24-October 23):
This is a wonderful time of year to appreciate all the beauty around you. Rather than worry about what choice to make, take some time to review the past. Next month things will be much clearer, then you can start heading forward again. Anything that soothes your senses and delivers value will make you happy. Take care of your need to rest and relax. Review your plans for the future and observe where your energy is going. Soon you will know exactly the right choice to make. You are good at leading the show–trust that the right side kick will appear. They will.
Scorpio (October 24-November 22):
You feel more than most and that can be hard. But this month, things should feel a little lighter. You can look back and see where you came from so you can see where you are headed. You may have made some tough choice in relationships lately. Trust yourself, you rarely look back with regret. You know what you are doing. You know what is best. Enjoy earthy activities, get your pretty little feet on mother earth if you want to feel truly safe and sound. When you take care of yourself life takes care of you too.
Sagittarius (November 23-December 22):
Oh, glorious spring. You can get behind the freedom that spring feels like. This month you should be a little aimless and keep that arrow of yours down for now–you can take aim next month. For now putter around. Review your plans. If there are no plans take time to make them. You have to have something to aim for or you’ll never feel the magic of hitting your mark. For now make notes and get dirty–play in the garden, harvest dandelions for salad and connect to your wild roots. The more you connect with nature the better you feel.
Capricorn (December 23-January 20):
Lady Capricorn, you do good work at this time of year. Being an earth sign, you get recharged when you connect with the earth in someway. Plant a garden. Walk barefoot on the beach. Sit in the sun. It can be simple, but make it a regular part of your day this month. Your plans are no doubt big, as they should be for a Capricorn, but you need time to relax and review. You need time to show your loved ones how loved they really are. Nothing makes you happier than a solid foundation. Solid relationships are part of that.
Aquarius (January 21-February 19):
You must be thrilled with the constantly evolving state of technology. Your soul is from the future, so technology is natural to you. So is going your own way and dancing to your own beat. You are such an original, keep up the good work! This month your brilliant mind may be acting strangely. Thinking new thoughts about old problems is possible. A break in the normal routine will renew your enthusiasm for living this big life of yours. Pay attention to details. The details help create the foundation of your future now. Allow yourself to observe new perspectives. It’s easy. Think outside the box.
Pisces (February 20-March 20):
Your energy will be back in full swing next month. Take the time to see things differently this month. Anything connecting you to nature will be wonderful for you this month. Spend time near water; even just a float in a nice hot tub will soothe your sensitive soul. Capture your ideas on paper as you may be getting some incredibly helpful insights this month. Artwork of any kind is where the magic can really happen for you. Pour your heart out, express, create, imagine. Imagination is where the future begins. You are a pro with your imagination. What beautiful future will you create?
Aries (March 21-April 20):
Finally, you are off in another direction. Now that you got the ball rolling you can relax for a minute. Take a look back and assess things. Are you really going in the right direction? What is your five year plan? Start with the next six months. It is good to know where you are going. While Mercury Planet of communication is going backward do things a little differently. Review, renew, reclaim, re-connect. Be as thoughtful as possible–it’s part of Aries nature to be a bully without even noticing, but a little self-awareness will solve this. Be kind and shine!
Was your horoscope right this month? What insight did it give you? Tell us in the comments!
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