Horoscopes for May 15th to May 22nd

Overview

Mercury and Venus unite in Taurus on May 15th, giving thoughts and words a reality check. Promises are not enough as people become focused on the real thing.  Mercury aligns with Mars on May 20th, followed by Venus on May 21st.  Words must be followed by actions now. The Sun enters Gemini (also on May 21st) and choices take on added significance.

Aries:

Your mantra for the next few weeks should be "Slow down and think". Mercury and Venus unite in your sector of security, urging you to start building your foundations.  When Mars (your ruler) joins the alignment, you'll take the first steps towards solidifying issues involving finances and self esteem.  Meanwhile, the Sun moves into your communications sector, asking you to plan your next move carefully.

Taurus:

It's all systems go as Mercury and Venus (your ruler) enter your sign.  It's time to step out of the shadows and make your thoughts known.  Communication can now lead to solid gains since your head and heart are united on this one.  Mercury and Venus will join with Mars, giving you the determination and power to forge ahead. The Sun moves into your sector of security, urging you to think of your needs and what will benefit you.

Gemini:

It's a mixed week for you.  Mercury (your ruler) and Venus moves into your sector of secrets, stirring up hidden or unacknowledged developments.  You'll want to talk about it, especially as the Sun moves into your sign.  But hold off for now as there is more coming which you can't foresee at the moment. Mercury and Venus will unite with Mars, causing background upheaval and unclear motivations.

Cancer:

Mercury and Venus unite in your sector of friends and groups, bringing lighthearted, social enjoyment.  Get out and circulate, even if you're just meeting someone for coffee.  Solid bonds can be forged or re-established, especially when Mercury and Venus unite with Mars.  The Sun moves into your sector of secrets, causing you to question yourself and examine your motivations.  Pull back, take stock, and pay particular attention to dreams and gut feelings.

Leo:

Now is your chance to make some impressive business contacts as Mercury and Venus unite in your career sector.  Mercury and Venus will meet with Mars, giving you the drive to move forward with business plans and impress others. The Sun (your ruler) moves into your sector of friends and groups, giving you a social boost.  You can make a serious impact on the public now if you remember that it's about being one of the group, not top of the heap.

Virgo:

Venus and Mercury (your ruler) unite in your sector of opportunities.  Messages from a distance, education or new ways of thinking can be lucrative for you now.   Just do what you do best:  communicate with others. When Mercury and Venus meet Mars, your words will have extra impact and follow up will be expected.  The Sun moves into your career sector, illuminating job opportunities and firing your ambition.  Weather you're looking for something new or just want to be recognized for your contributions, the next couple of weeks will be good for you.

Libra:

Venus (your ruler) and Mercury move into your sector of shared resources.  Watch for a financial gift or advantage involving taxes, loans, debts, inheritances, or your partner's finances.  It looks good for you but pay attention to boundaries as all of this involves sharing with another.  Mercury and Venus will meet with Mars, giving negotiations a passionate edge. The Sun moves into you sector of opportunities, pulling your attention towards distant horizons and expansive possibilities.  Book a vacation, enrol in a course or just dream big.  It's time to start spreading your wings.

Scorpio:

Venus and Mercury unite in your partnership sector, bringing fruitful conversations.  Words can lead to so much more, especially when Mars joins in.  Communications will be passionate and volatile as others are impressed by your conviction.  Alternatively, a casual conversation or introduction could lead to something serious.  The Sun moves into your sector of shared resources, urging you to look at what you and your partner share.

Sagittarius:

Mercury and Venus join in your sector of day to day activities, helping you move forward with your goals.  Thought and intent are united as you tackle health and/or work issues.  Make plans, then take action when Mars joins the alignment.  Others will be on your side.  The Sun moves into your partnership sector, giving you focus and determination regarding relationships.  Whether you have to choose between two different partners or two conflicting approaches, it's decision time.

Capricorn:

The party comes to you as Mercury and Venus unite in your sector of celebrations.  Fun, flirtations and creativity are all boosted as your confidence rises.  Your sense of self has never been stronger, especially when Mercury and Venus align with Mars.  Any action you take should get desired results so go after what or who you want.  The Sun moves into your sector of work and health, ushering in a busy time.  Attend to small tasks and make sure all is in order regarding prescriptions, appointments, and work projects.

Aquarius:

Home is the place to be as Mercury and Venus unite in your sector of home and family.  Discussions and socializing will go better on your turf.  Home related projects or family issues can be resolved when Mercury and Venus align with Mars, giving you power to back up your intent.  The Sun moves into your sector of celebrations, introducing a few weeks of fun and relaxation.  Get set to enjoy your life and the attention that will come your way.

Pisces:

Mercury and Venus unite in your sector of communications, giving your thoughts and words extra power.  You can manifest what you're thinking about, especially when Mars becomes part of the alignment.  This is a potent time to send that all important email, type that blog post or make that call.  The Sun moves into your sector of home and family, turning your focus inwards and asking you attend to moving, renovations, family discussions or childhood issues.