Peggy Plots Your Planets
Your horoscope for the week of May 3
Wed, May 2, 2012 (3:54 p.m.)
Peggy Allison is the author of The Fundamentals of Astrology: A Comprehensive Guide for the Beginner. She is a professional astrologer who lives on St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands and prepares personal astrological charts. Contact her at 340-774-2932, 340-513-3755, or through her e-mail.
ARIES (March 20-April 19)
Mercury, the messenger of the gods, sends a wink to sweet Venus. Your communication department takes center stage. Take advantage within the next few days. Today is a good day to collaborate. If you get stuck, a friend or neighbor can help you out. If you have a problem, talk it over with a friend. On Wednesday, Mercury travels to Taurus. The full moon will be in your department of finance. On Wednesday, share your knowledge. Talk about travel.
TAURUS (April 20-May 19)
Happy birthday. Do not forget to make a plan to reach your goal for the next year. Play it cool Saturday with the folks in your relationship department. This involves both business and personal relationships. Full moon Saturday in Scorpio. The folks south of the border will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo. Share your values today when Mercury teams up with Venus, the planet of love and money. On Wednesday, Mercury takes up residence in your sign.
GEMINI (May 20-June 20)
When Venus, in your sign, and Mercury, your ruling planet, get together today, you will have an opportunity to share your ideas. Meet with clubs, groups and organizations. Talk about your goals. Your friends are there for you. Mars helps you reach your goals. Just ask. If you feel a little antsy on Saturday, chill out. It’s the full moon in Scorpio. You may notice a few co-workers a little edgy for the next few days. Keep secrets to yourself on Wednesday. Mercury travels to your space of secrets.
CANCER (June 21-July 21
Chill out for the next few days if you feel a little anxious. Blame the full moon in fellow water sign Scorpio on Saturday. You are ruled by the moon. The full moon brings high tides. Keep your ideas to yourself while Mercury and Saturn are in opposition for the next few days. On Wednesday, Mercury, the messenger, moves to Taurus. You have a chance to expand your relationships. Your friends are there to help you. Share your ideas, hopes, wishes and goals.
LEO (July 22-August 22)
Share your knowledge today. Venus teams up with Mercury on Monday. Chat with the folks in groups, clubs and organizations. Talk about your hopes, wishes and goals. You may be surprised how people share your ideas. Full moon Saturday in Scorpio. Family members may appear a little anxious. Wednesday brings news to your career department. Mercury travels to Taurus. The folks in authority take notice. Talk about your career goals.
VIRGO (August 23- September 21)
With Mars moving forward, it is time to take action. Your energy level is high. When Venus teams up with Mercury today, you have an opportunity to chat with the folks in the financial world. You may receive a bonus. Chill out if you feel a little anxious. It’s the full moon in Scorpio. Keep your words on the tender side. The people in the neighborhood may not share your views. Good news arrives Wednesday.
LIBRA (September 22- October 22)
Should you feel a little anxious, chill out. It’s the full moon Saturday in Scorpio. Do not overspend. Stay within your budget. Mercury, the messenger, sends a wink to Venus, your ruling planet, today. Share your knowledge. Your relationship department takes center stage. On Wednesday, Mercury travels to Taurus. You may have a chance to chat with the people in the financial world during the next four weeks. Discuss money problems.
SCORPIO (October 23- November 21)
I realize you are feeling a little antsy. It’s the full moon coming up Saturday in your sign. You feel full and new moons a few days before and after. Today you may have an opportunity to chat with co-workers. Talk about relationships. Do not share all your secrets on Saturday. Get out to the Run for the Roses in Louisville, Kentucky. Saturday is Derby Day. And the folks in Mexico and some states will be observing Cinco de Mayo. Have a fun weekend.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22- December 20)
You love to travel. You may decide it’s time for your favorite pastime. People down Mexico way and in some U.S. areas are marking Cinco de Mayo. You may notice people on the anxious side. Chill out. It’s the full moon Saturday in Scorpio. This is a powerful full moon in a water sign. High tides. You may decide to take in a full moon party. On Wednesday, Mercury moves to Taurus. This should light up your relationship department.
CAPRICORN (December 21-January 19)
The full moon in Scorpio on Saturday should put a glow on your mountaintop. Today, when Venus winks at Mercury, you have an opportunity to discuss work issues with family members. If you feel you are not making headway with some of your tasks, just ask for help. You can create a network. Seek advice from colleagues. Residents of your brother earth sign Taurus are celebrating birthdays this month. On Wednesday, Mercury lands in Taurus.
AQUARIUS (January 20-February 17)
Air signs—that’s Gemini, Libra and you—will find their relationships in the spotlight with Venus in Gemini and Saturn in Libra. This brings true friendships to both business and personal relationships. Communication is important this week as Mercury ends his visit to Aries on Wednesday and moves on to Taurus. The folks on the home front are eager to chat. On Saturday, the full moon in Scorpio puts your career department on center stage. Chill out. No need to be anxious.
PISCES (February 18-March 19)
You may feel a little anxious. Chill out. This is a powerful full moon in fellow water sign Scorpio. You water signs—Cancer and Scorpio and yourself—feel the full effect of full and new moons. The moon rules water and tides. You have a chance to chat with family members. Venus, the planet of love and money, encourages you to talk about your values and earned income. Add a little love. South of the border, folks will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo. Wednesday brings an opportunity to communicate as Mercury travels to Taurus.