Your horoscope for this month, May 2018, as read by our resident astrological expert, Dr. Maurizio Platone.
ARIES 21 March – 20 April
MONEY AND WORK. The worst thing about reaching the top is the fact that there’s only one way you can go, and that’ddown! Possible turbulence in the work/finance sector is due to some intricate astral alignments, but in the short term the wheel of fortune will turn decisively back into favour, and everything will change. If you feel stressed do not blame it on those who are closest to you.
LOVE AND HARMONY. The desire to dicover what lies hidden within those around you is more pertinent than ever, given the new, interesting people that are gravitating around you. There’s erenity in your personal relationship, but some turbulence in the family.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. Learn to capture the pleasurable aspects of each experience, a little quiet solitude will help you clear your ideas. A little healthy exercise will help you through this challenging period.
TAURUS April 21 – May 20
MONEY AND WORK. At work, someone will ask too much of you and some colleagues may go along with it, but the situation will be very shart-lived. This person, who holds a role of responsibility, does not seem to grasp the problem that can occur when sworking in a creative industry. The situation may create controversy, but do not give too much weight to it – just stand your ground. A conpensation claim or perhaps a win will help compensate how you feel.
LOVE AND HARMONY. The partner raises a thousand objections and proves to be right in doing so – it’s a time to show some sweetnes.
WELLNESS AND HEALTH. Some small irritations are the reason for the mood you’re in, rather than complaining it is better to be more responsible for your actions and try and rest more.
GEMINI 21 May – 21 June
MONEY AND WORK. Your momentary grumpiness could spoil your professional relationships, but if you find yourself in a good mood you will be projected towards new, interesting opportunities. In the end you will receive detailed instructions that will allow you to complete a difficult task. Someone opposes your financial plans. It is probably just envy, so avoid direct confrontation and be professional, in the long run victory;;; will still be yours.
LOVE AND HARMONY. You’re currently enjoying a harmonious period, take advantage of it because soon there might be unexpected obstacles. If you are particularly sensual and seductive, you will experience some beautiful results.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. You are more emotional than usual, perhaps because you;ve been feeling tired. Keep your weight under control, with a few simple adjustments, the energy you have lost will return.
CANCER 22 June – 22 July
MONEY AND WORK. It is a special period that requires commitment and attention, your reasoning is not understood and you are tired of having to explain. Stay focused on the job without losing your motivation; sooner or later your intellectual qualities, practicality and attention to detail will be appreciated. Eventually you will be swimming in calm waters and feel able to breathe a sigh of relief.
LOVE AND HARMONY. You have had a few promising meetings, but with people incompatible with your character. This should make you realise that tenderness and compassion are far more important qualities than beauty.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. Small mishaps put a strain on your digestion, but it is nothing serious – on the whole your booming!
LEO 23 July – 23 August
MONEY AND WORK. Most people prefer to stay where they are rather than risk finding themselves plunging into the unkown. It is precisely the transition from one situation to the next that is the main source of worry. Arm yourself with courage and try and you will be compensated for it. The stars will help you to aim for much broader horizons, – and they will provide new business opportunities.
LOVE AND HARMONY. With a glance comprehend the feelings and the emotional state of those you love; it is your strength and your sensitivity that allows you to do it.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. It will do you good to open up to a friend; relax with good music and enjoy some fun time. Avoid excessive effort and do not miss a visit to the doctor; prevention is always better than cure.
VIRGO 24 August – 22 September
MONEY AND WORK. If you are convinced of what you do you do not need any approval in order to do it. There are just two questions you need to be asking yourself: are you sure you really want it or was it simply your fantasy?; are you really willing to share your ideas with someone or do you want to keep all the benefits for yourself? Do not forget to take care of your loved ones, sometimes work can wait.
LOVE AND HARMONY. A stimulating encounter seems immediate so, what at first seemed rather superficial may well turn into a pleasant and sweet reality. Do not be surprised that love is like lightning: you do not know when or where it will strike!
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. You’re a little tired, but you know you’ve done well. Wisdom is for the soul what health is for the body. Find time for relaxation and eat your way back into good health.
LIBRA 23 September – 22 October
MONEY AND WORK. Your manifestations of resourcefulness are not well received, even when they succeed; moreover, the boss lets himself be influenced by a colleague who is often very contradictory. Be assertive about situations that you really want to see changed.
LOVE AND HARMONY. It is urgent to clarify whether there is truly a mutual commitment between you. Speak frankly to loved ones – it is always right to show commitment, otherwise there is doubt whether it really is true love.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. Everything is going well. You want to enjoy life and this is the moment tto do it. Take long walks or go cycling. Try to rest as well – and avoid excesses of… everything!
SCORPIO 23 October – 22 November
MONEY AND WORK. You are still have not clear in your head how will be the best way to move forward with the projects you’re involved in. However, you have plenty of energy and clear mind which make you unbeatable. Pay particular attention to financial investments, impulsivity is not recommended. Family commitments weigh more and more, look for a solution to be implemented over time, which will allow you to be less anxious and more level-headed.
LOVE AND HARMONY. In this period, relationships in crises are becoming more diverged, while harmonious relationship are becoming even closer and stronger. Quarrelsome misunderstandings and proving exhausting, so try and see the point of view of the other person. You just need to apply a dose of common sense and intelligent thought to the matter.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. The stars could make you discover how great the power of the mind really is; if you believe you have a problem – physical or mental – think about how strong you are and how nothing can touch you – you will immediately begin to feel much better about your circumstances.
SAGITTARIUS November 23 – December 21
MONEY AND WORK. Avoid controversy resulting from feelings of inner-resentment. Although you sometimes find it difficult to communicate, you do maintain a good relationship with your colleagues, although you may struggle to find a tactful way to deliver criticism. Clench your teeth to avoid unnecessarily stressful situations and remember to pace yourself when facing up to challenges, particularly in the short-term.
LOVE AND HARMONY. Let yourself be guided by the heart and allow the words of love that you have never dared utter to flow freely. You’ll discover that your partner is very eager to hear them and also to reciprocate. Doing so will help you share the pleasures of life, making everything in your world more joyful.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. You are feeling particularly vulnerable from the physical point of view because of recurring aches and pains, which are coming back into the limelight. and the present time. Take care not to overdo things and when exercising ensure that you don’t over-challenge yourself – it could result in injury.
CAPRICORN 22 December – 20 January
MONEY AND WORK. Do not get down even if you have the impression that someone or something is scuppering your plans, you will still be the one to win through in the end. Sympathy and ability to convince are not enough, it also takes a lot of co-operfation from others. Think about how much you could achieve with your colleagues and co-workers on your side.
LOVE AND HARMONY. There’s a misunderstanding in the family. Who makes the rules and who respects them? To make matters worse, your partner does not understand your need for reassurance. The small misunderstandings are overcome by allowing moments of solitude to reflect.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. On the whole you’re doing well, although you may find you;re suffering from indigestion as the result of too much low-level stress. A healthy trip away to get some fresh air will help you see things from the right perspective.
AQUARIUS 21 January – 19 February
MONEY AND WORK. A battle can be won in one day, but it takes more time to win a war. The hourglass of time will mark a decisive point in your current confrontation; you will not win everything in the short term, but if you play the long game your tenacity will be rewarded.
LOVE AND HARMONY. Excessive quarrelling with your partner will make a new encounter seem even more attractive. However, tensions will melt away shortly to make room for a recharged relationship bursting with complicity and joy.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. You are guided by instinct and it is not always good. Work absorbs a lot of energy and will leave you feeling deflated. Prudence is needed before agreement to take on too many extra tasks that are not indispensable to you and your sense of well-being.
PISCES 20 February – 20 March
MONEY AND WORK. It is probably just envy, avoid direct confrontation and be professional, in the long run the victory will still be yours. Finally you can navigate in calm waters and breathe a sigh of relief and, for the first time in several months, you will feel that you can realise your ideas. Work commitments weigh more and more, look for a solution to be implemented over time, which will allow you less anxiety and greater balance.
LOVE AND HARMONY. Keep in mind that love can survive only in a constantly moving relationship – without ties, without chains, without prisons. Let passion break through and overwhelm you like a river bursting its banks.
HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. A healthy trip to a wellness centre gives you the right perspective and enables to tiredness you have been experiencing to slowly dissipate.