SUNDAY, MAY 7, 2023
ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY by Eugenia Last
May 7 – 13, 2023
ARIES (March 21-April 19): A positive attitude will help you deal with emotional confusion on the 7th and 8th. A clear head will lower frustration and negativity and encourage you to handle responsibilities without complaining. Keep close tabs on your money on the 9th and 10th. It will be easy to let your cash slip through your fingers when temptation comes into play. A long-term investment will help you save and limit your ability to overspend. How you give back or help your community on the 9th and 10th will make a difference. Offer what you can physically do rather than make a cash donation. Stick close to home on the 13th. Host an event or tidy a space to house a new hobby.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Keep your eye on the money on the 7th and 8th. Account for all your expenses and monitor joint ventures. Get a second opinion regarding legal, health or monetary issues. Check your motives on the 9th and 10th before agreeing to something difficult to complete. Rethink your strategy and proceed with a minimalist attitude to avoid overextending yourself. Doing what’s right will result in positive feedback. An emotional issue you encounter on the 11th and 12th will throw you off. Evaluate your choices before you proceed. Discipline will be required when making promises. Offer what’s feasible. You’ll instinctively know what to do on the 13th when someone needs help. Your insight and kind words will bring you closer to someone who has something to offer in return.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): A realistic approach on the 7th and 8th to relationships and aiding those less capable will be complex due to an emotional connection. Put your feelings and differences aside and do the right thing. Don’t worry about changing your mind on the 9th and 10th. You must let your conscience lead the way and your intuition help you see the truth. Learn all you can, stick to the facts and recognize when someone embellishes the facts. Keep your thoughts to yourself on the 11th and 12th until you feel confident you are doing the right thing. Don’t renege on a promise or let your emotions cloud your vision. Stop talking on the 13th and turn your words into action. How you handle matters will count; honor promises.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Live and learn on the 7th and 8th. Don’t be shy; ask an expert if you don’t understand something. Don’t reach out to help someone until you verify what they want and if it’s worth your while. Work with someone who shares your concerns on the 9th and 10th. Your understanding and compassion will spark your imagination and prompt a unique solution. Romance is on the rise. Don’t let kindness be your downfall on the 11th and 12th. If there is something you don’t want to do, say no, using charm and finesse to make your point, and back away gracefully. The effort and vocal support you offer on the 13th will be a lesson for those on the receiving end. Put more faith into what you know and have to offer.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Social events, reunions or conferences you attend on the 7th and 8th will bring back memories and remind you of your aspirations. Put your life and choices in perspective. If you stick to the truth on the 9th and 10th, you’ll avoid questions. A couple of adjustments will make a difference in how others respond. An opportunity you encounter on the 11th and 12th needs a closer look before you agree to the terms. Don’t be afraid to ask for what you want. Anything short of your expectations needs to be negotiated or turned down. Allocate your money where it will do the most on the 13th. Helping someone you love or investing in something you believe in will bring about change that can cause a cash flow problem.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Honesty is the best policy on the 7th and 8th regarding shared expenses or money matters. Discuss your options peacefully, and progress will follow. Talks will lead to positive change on the 9th and 10th. Something good will transpire by putting your energy into making a difference and aligning yourself with people who care about the same things. Keep your emotions out of the mix on the 11th and 12th. A clear mind and reasonable reaction will offer better results. Work with, not against, authority figures. A commitment will bring you closer to someone you love. Share your thoughts on the 13th, and someone who can help will align with you and a cause you want to support.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Keep your thoughts to yourself on the 7th and 8th. Have a strategy in place before you leap into action. Opportunity will come from an unusual or unexpected source. Pay attention to what’s happening at home and work on the 9th and 10th. Attending events and knowing who said what to whom will help you form an accurate opinion. Proper response will plague you; avoid the temptation to overdo it on the 11th and 12th. Revisit your budget to ensure you don’t invest too much time or money into something that isn’t worthwhile. Protect your health and reputation. Place more faith in discovering the truth and learning what you need to know or do to improve your game on the 13th.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Do a background check on the 7th and 8th regarding your family history, and you’ll discover information that encourages you to take better care of yourself. Find your comfort zone and make adjustments. Forming a partnership on the 9th and 10th or meeting with someone who can offer a different perspective will help you make a decision that can improve your life. Leave nothing to chance. You’ll have the charm and discipline to win favors and get things done on time on the 11th and 12th. Don’t sell yourself short by withholding information. It’s up to you to sell your ideas and make things happen. Turn your home into your safe place on the 13th. Make home improvements that suit your needs. Love and romance are in the stars.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Have patience with friends, relatives and peers on the 7th and 8th. Set good examples, be an informative teacher and look for a unique way to impact those you encounter. Shared expenses will cause problems on the 9th and 10th. Sort out who pays what before you enter a joint endeavor. Sorrow will set in if you aren’t honest. Hiding the truth to spare someone’s feelings will backfire. Getting along with your others will be a test on the 11th and 12th. Don’t share negativity when offering positive alternatives will get better results. Speak up, and don’t let anyone limit you or what you can do on the 13th. Hold your head high and take pride in what you accomplish.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Sharing your feelings with someone you love on the 7th and 8th will be easier to get the support you need for the changes you want to make at home. The time is right to commit. Situations will get blown out of proportion on the 9th and 10th if you are too quick to reveal what you want and plan to do next. Put everything in place before you divulge your plans. Joint financial deals will take a hit on the 11th and 12th. Consider doing your own thing to avoid interference that can cost you a friendship or your reputation. Evaluate your financial situation on the 13th before you offer to pay for someone else’s mistake. Offer emotional support, not economic.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Consider your options on the 8th and 9th and determine the cost involved if you put your plans in motion. Get more than one opinion to ensure you head in a sound and cost-efficient direction. Question the help that someone offers on the 9th and 10th. Find out what you’ll have to give up if you accept the service you require. Emotional manipulation is apparent. Expect opposition from a friend, relative or peer on the 11th and 12th. Hear what others decide to contribute, then choose whether to proceed based on the facts you receive. Keep your opinion and plan a secret on the 13th. Giving others too much information will work against you. A finished product is easier to sell.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Look at your alternatives on the 7th and 8th, and something that brings out the confidence you require to get your plan up and running will resonate with you. Walk away from manipulative situations and people. You’ll gain momentum on the 9th and 10th if you surround yourself with individuals who have influential connections. The objective is to bring money in, not toss it away. Stick to your budget. A last-minute change on the 11th and 12th with be costly if you let your emotions override common sense. Don’t make an impulsive decision. You’ll have everything you need on the 13th to turn your plan into something lucrative. Celebrate your good fortune with someone you love, and it will enhance your relationship.
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