Horoscopes by Christine Chalklin - April/May 22
Your Horoscopes for April and May 2022 by Astrologer Christine Chalklin
April: April moves the sign of Aries to the forefront bringing an abundance of vitality and drive with it. Whether you are an Aries or not you too can connect with the collective stream of high energy and enthusiasm that can bring your visions to fulfilment. There are two new moons this month, the first is in Aries on the 1st, and the second at the end of the month on the 30th in Taurus. Both offer opportunities for vibrant new projects to begin and then come to practical conclusions. Energetic Mars remains in individualistic Aquarius until mid-month, arriving in intuitive Pisces on the 15th. Venus, the planet of love and romance, arrives in mystical Pisces on the 6th highlighting sensitivity and compassion within relationships. The full moon in Libra on the 16th suggests themes around harmony and balance, this is a good time to pay extra attention to where you can incorporate more rest and relaxation in to your life.
May: The down to earth sign of Taurus the bull is now firmly in the spotlight, suggesting that constructive and practical energy is available for keeping projects going at a steady pace. Taurus energy also draws us all out into the open so that we can enjoy the abundance of what nature has to offer. The love planet Venus arrives in fiery Aries on the 3rd, ensuring that enthusiasm and passion are at their peak. The big planetary shift this year occurs on the 11th as mighty Jupiter arrives in Aries for the first time in 12 years. Hang on to your hats - this energy is fiery, assertive, impatient and restless, quite a change from Jupiter in Pisces! A brilliant alignment on the 17th between dynamic Mars and mystical Neptune offers an opportunity for using your intuition to make positive changes. The full moon and total lunar eclipse is in Scorpio on the 16th and the Gemini new moon, partial solar eclipse, comes at the very end of the month, on the 30th.
ARIES MARCH 21 - APRIL 20
April: Your ruler, dynamic Mars, remains in individualistic Aquarius until the 15th, you can use this time wisely by networking and interacting with totally new groups of people and business colleagues. Your earning ability increases as Mercury arrives in Taurus on the 11th, innovative new opportunities to influence your work progress are coming your way.
May: May is a super energetic month for you, starting with Venus arriving in your sign on the 3rd, followed by Jupiter on the 11th and finally Mars on the 25th. You’ll feel this huge energy shift as your plans and projects gather momentum and new ideas become apparent. The Scorpio full moon eclipse on the 16th suggests that some important financial issues will come to the surface
TAURUS APRIL 21 - MAY 21
April: Abundant Jupiter in Pisces brings enhanced intuition and renewed confidence and courage when it comes to making new friends. Your talents are in the spotlight and you’ll need to take stock and review your options as your innovative ideas can now become reality. Venus arrives in dreamy Pisces on the 6th, perfect timing for romance to blossom!
May: Communicative Mercury has just arrived in Gemini, illuminating the communication area of your chart. It’s time to profit from a new sense of resolve when it comes to getting things done, try to make your decisions before Mercury turns retrograde on the 10th. It’s time to let go of outmoded situations and discover inspirational new ways forward.
GEMINI MAY 22 - JUNE 21
April: Dynamic Mars arrives at the highest point of your chart on the 15th, this is your cue to shift gear and turn up the pace. Your finances are a high priority and you should have more than one new money making idea up your sleeve. The full moon in Libra on the 16th suggests a creative opportunity could be coming your way.
May: Mercury, your ruler, has just arrived in your sign offering up an exciting theme of innovative ideas and exciting new plans to help you move ahead. Try to get things done before the retrograde phase begins on the 10th. The powerful Scorpio full moon eclipse on the 16th illuminates a challenge around an ambitious project, access your intuition for best results.
CANCER JUNE 22 - JULY 22
April: The powerful Aries new moon on the 1st offers up some new and innovative opportunities concerning your career goals, if you have been holding yourself back, now is the time to stride forth and be courageous. Domestic matters also get the go ahead after the Libra full moon on the 16th, any recent setbacks and delays should start to ease.
May: This month indicates that a totally different dynamic is on offer as your career moves into the spotlight. Jupiter arriving in Aries on the 11th places your confidence at an all-time high and pushes you even harder to go after what you want. A close friend offers you some good advice around the time of the Gemini new moon on the 30th, try to be open to suggestions.
LEO JULY 23 - AUGUST 23
April: During April your overall wellbeing is firmly in the spotlight, the Aries new moon on the 1st kickstarts your energy urging you to take time out for study, adventure and travel. Broadening your horizons is definitely the theme for the next month as you tune into your needs and make the necessary changes.
May: May begins by offering a chance to clear up any emotional matters that have been in the background for some time. After the 11th, as mighty Jupiter changes sign, your thoughts turn to further broadening your horizons and travelling to some faraway places. The Scorpio full moon eclipse on the 16th illuminates your domestic area and a deep friendship could become especially rewarding for you.
VIRGO AUGUST 24 - SEPTEMBER 22
April: April arrives with a much clearer picture of your way forward; energetic Mars in Aquarius offers the dynamic energy to capitalise on professional matters, as people around you will be very receptive to your ideas and plans. The powerful full moon in Libra on the 16th suggests that money matters may require careful handling.
May: Pisces energy is strong at the start of the month, illuminating the relationship sector of your chart. Your intuition should be at its height, but you will need to avoid wasting energy on trivia as Mercury in Gemini is so easily distracted. The Scorpio full moon on the 16th in your financial area offers a more practical approach to enhance your earning potential.
LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 - OCTOBER 23
April: The important full moon in your sign on the 16th illuminates your ability to be successful and shows the need for you to find a good balance and a positive outlook in all areas of life. As dynamic Mars enters Pisces on the 15th, the emphasis is on your health and wellbeing, good nutrition, rest and relaxation are more important than ever.
May: Your overall health and wellbeing continue to be illuminated this month as the intuitive sign of Pisces is strongly emphasised in your chart. Take this opportunity to further develop any new health strategies as this is the perfect time to make some lasting changes. The Scorpio full moon on the 16th suggests new financial insights are ready to be uncovered.
SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
April: April’s planetary activity turns your attention to work related matters. The powerful Aries new moon on the 1st offers some exciting new prospects, making this the perfect time for success. After the 6th, relationship planet Venus arrives in enchanting and sensitive Pisces – very well positioned to enhance love and romance!
May: The full moon in your sign on the 16th confirms the important decisions that you have taken in recent months, step back and enjoy your success! Work related issues are on a roll as new projects coincide with your determination to succeed. The new moon in Gemini on the 30th highlights a financial issue that needs addressing.
SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 - DECEMBER 21
April: Work and lifestyle issues are in the spotlight this month, you’ll feel drawn to finding a better balance in these areas. Creativity should also be at a peak as Mars is innovative and resourceful in Aquarius. A much higher profile leads you to being in the right place at the right time, particularly around the full moon on the 16th.
May: Your love life enters the spotlight after the 3rd as romantic Venus arrives in passionate Aries and lights up this area of your chart. Relationships should flourish under these current trends and Jupiter, your ruler, is beneficial after the 11th. Mercury in Gemini ensures that you stay curious and explore, but try to avoid arguments.
CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
April: During April the emphasis is on all forms of communication; abundant Jupiter and mystical Neptune are both in intuitive Pisces, giving you the gift of insight wherever it is most needed. An added boost comes from the powerful Aries new moon, allowing you to firm up your strategy for any career expansion that you have in mind.
May: May brings a new sense of adventure and exciting new possibilities as your communication sector is illuminated and you have plenty to say. The Sun and impulsive Uranus also occupy pivotal positions in your chart, ensuring that you enjoy popularity and recognition; use positive thinking to get the very best out of any new social endeavours.
AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 - FEBRUARY 18
April: Under the current planetary trends, ideas and communication around all aspects of your earning potential continue to occupy the spotlight. Dynamic Mars remains in your sign until the 15th, be sure to make the most of this powerful energy for multiple creative ideas. The Taurus new moon on the 30th brings a longstanding domestic issue to the forefront.
May: During May your home becomes one of your top priorities, if you maximise your potential and put your powers of judgement to the test you should see the successful culmination of an ambitious project. Venus arrives in Aries on the 3rd, enthusiasm is high as love and relationships offer excitement and delight
PISCES FEBRUARY 19 - MARCH 20
April: Your breakthroughs arrive as you start to view events from an entirely new perspective. The powerful Aries new moon on the 1st suggests innovative and beneficial change will be coming your way very soon. Venus arrives in your sign on the 6th, joining Jupiter and Neptune and kickstarting your desire to make some important changes.
May: Energetic Mars moves out of your sign and into Aries on the 25th, offering you the opportunity for renewal and clearing out. Venus is passionate in lively Aries from the 3rd suggesting that you have supercharged energy for ridding yourself of anything that is not essential in your life, even if it requires some serious soul searching.
Navigate your way through these challenging times, discover your unique birth map and take a refreshing new look at your year ahead. Find out when positive and productive planetary cycles are working in your favour. Aim to reach your fullest potential in 2022 by booking an astrological reading now. Consultations are available on Zoom, WhatsApp or telephone.