Sun Signs May 2013
By Kris Brandt Riske, PMAFA
Aries (March 21-April 20): Although finances are likely to be a bit challenging in early May, swift action can net positive results Then take the message of the Solar Eclipse on the 10th to heart: realign spending and saving priorities. Travel is highlighted at months end, which is also a good time to evaluate your learning goals. Even a short-term skills class could benefit your career.
Taurus (April 21-May 21): Take advantage of the Solar Eclipse in your sign on the 10th to reevaluate personal goals, especially as they relate to the close relationships in your life. The Lunar Eclipse on the 25th advises a similar approach to finances, both personal and household. You could earn a nice raise or benefit from a small windfall at months end. Save before you spend.
Gemini (May 22-June 21): Make rest and relaxation a priority the first week of May, even if youre pushed to the limit at work. Then youll be ready to dash into the future as several planets shift into your sign later this month. Caution: dont put too much faith in career-related promises, and keep personal information to yourself. The same applies to a new dating relationship; all may not be as it seems.
Cancer (June 22-July 22): The Solar Eclipse on the 10th highlights friendship, groups, and organizations, while the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th emphasizes your work lilfe. Put the two together and widen your circle of networking contacts. Team work is a plus on the job, but be a little cautious about sharing information with the group. Avoid travel this month, if possible, as weathr conditions could upset plans.
Leo (July 23-Aug.22): Your career could be the beneficiary of the May 10 Solar Eclipse. Aim high and set plans in motion to achieve great things by this time next year. Hint: networking could be your secret formula. If youre single, the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th could trigger a new romance before years end. Some Leos will become parents in the same time frame. This month, dont mix money with friendship.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A new home, or a remodeled one, could be yours before years end, thanks to the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th. But be prepared to find a compromise because career will compete with domestic life for your time. Travel could be a major theme for the next year, or you might decide to use the influence of the May 10 Solar Eclipse to return to school or complete a degree to advance your aims.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Money matters are emphasized by the May 10 Solar Eclipse, which encourages you to assess financial goals and then plan for the long term. Include a savings goal in your budget, but be cautious about taking the advice of others, especially a coworker. Quick trips and weekend getaways get a boost from the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th, which could also motivate you to find a new vehicle by years end.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): The May 10 Solar Eclipse spotlights the close relationships in your life. Although some will be rocky during the next year, each one will be a learning experience. Some ties will strengthen and some people will drift out of your life. Turn your attention to budgeting and how best to increase your income when the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th highlights your personal finances.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): The May 25 Lunar Eclipse in your sign encourages you to reach out to others. But tame your natural optimism because not everyone may have your best interests in mind. If youre undecided about a romantic relationship, consider postponing a decision until years end. Someone will bring you luck, possibly in the form of a major favor, at months end. Your work life benefits from the May 10 Solar Eclipse.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Dreams could be insightful around the time of the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th. Look for that pattern to continue for the remainder of the year. Fun and play are emphasized by the May 10 Solar Eclipse, which will trigger parenthood for some within the next year. Expect the pace at work to gradually increase this month, but take care not to share secrets and be sure to double check anything you put in writing, even email and texts.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19): Family and home life will be a major emphasis for the next year, beginning with the May 10 Solar Eclipse. You could relocate or remodel, and have more contact with relatives, especially parents, as well as entertaining at home. Expect increased contact with friends from the Lunar Eclipse on the 25th until years end, when you might also get involved with an organization. This month: a romantic interest may have a hidden side.
Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20): Plan ahead. The May 10 Solar Eclipse is likely to reflect a very fast-paced daily life until this time next year. At least some of this will the result of trying to juggle career interests with domestic life. Organization is a must and possibly your greatest asset to keep up with it all. Think twice, and even consider postponing a decision until years end, if you want to purchase a home or share one with a roommate or romantic interest.