Daily forecasts for May 2015 written by Rob Tillett. Click here for Moonbeam's Month in Brief.
Tue May 1:
With the Moon and Mars in your sign, today is sure to be full
of fun for the adventuresome Virgin. The ancient Celts called it Beltane,
and what a wild time it was! Even you could be the King or Queen of
May, so be open. If you are already attached, watch what you say to
your beloved, as fireworks are in the wind. Choose your words wisely.
Read more on May Day.
Favorable colors are light brown and lilac.
Lucky numbers are 18 and 21.
Wed May 2:
There is an old saying about treating loved ones like birds which
are allowed to fly free. If you cage them they will one day escape. But
if you can trust enough to let them do what they want, they will more
readily come back to you. The message being that clinging doesn't ever
work in the long run. Maybe you are in one of your periodic upheavals
at home, trying to clear out whatever you feel is blocking or frustrating
Auspicious colors are coffee and vanilla.
Lucky numbers are 1 and 58.
Thu May 3:
Money And Security
Money and security are the main things on your mind now. Push
yourself into doing boring things like paperwork. Once you have that
organized, you'll be able to shop with a clear conscience! You have
strong feelings that you are keeping to yourself. Even close companions
find it difficult to know quite what runs below the surface in you, but
you sense that one old resentment has finally been laid to rest.
Relaxing colors are aqua and mahogany.
Lucky numbers are 5 and 74.
Fri May 4:
There's confusion all around you today, but it's also a very
compassionate and sensitive day. You will be more aware of other people's
needs. But don't let sentimentality pull you into being over generous.
Put your ideals first at work and you will find that the rewards flow
in more readily. Though you may feel disappointed in the attitude of
certain team mates. But try not to be too perfectionist or critical.
Appropriate colors are blood red and mandarin.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 16.
Sat May 5:
Travel problems are likely today, because with the Full Moon in
your third house, you're not concentrating, and frequently change your
mind. Sit down at the start and work it all out more carefully. Do some
research and dig below the surface. You want to influence companions,
so you will be mustering up all your persuasive force and vigor. But
if you push too hard other people will back off.
Positive colors are chestnut and silvery blue.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 14.
Sun May 6:
Your personal confidence is given a boost by the planets now,
so make the most of it. Even though you're enthusiastic and
idealistic, you need to give each other much more space in emotional
partnerships. Possessiveness on one side will only result in the other
person flying for freedom. There may be disruptions because of rebellions
against ties and commitments. Shaky partnerships may go to the wall,
but long-running ones will strengthen through this time of change and upheaval.
Beneficial colors are lilac and golden tan.
Lucky numbers are 55 and 2.
Mon May 7:
Set Some Goals
Don't let the grass grow under your feet, Virgo. Set your goals
for the future. You like to think of yourself as a good team player but
at points you find your patience is tested. In a tight corner you will
prefer to be the one making the group decisions but really you'd be
best to compromise.
Auspicious colors are amethyst and charcoal grey.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 77.
Tue May 8:
It's time to to draw back from the hustle and hassle at work,
because you would be happiest with your feet up in familiar
surroundings.Why not retreat and have a little bit of peace and quiet, as
well as some privacy? You need to protect yourself and what is dear to
Propitious colors are emerald and sapphire.
Lucky numbers are 4 and 10.
Wed May 9:
The Meaning Of Life
As Mercury heads into your ninth house, you mull over the
philosophy of life, pondering those belief systems that guide your
actions. Quite the armchair philosopher! Think about your goals and
swap ideas with friends. Your mind is highly active. Overseas and
cultural matters demand expression.
Ideal colors are emerald green and peacock blue.
Lucky numbers are 9 and 53.
Thu May 10:
Positive planetary influences make you feel friendly and
wonderfully diplomatic. You will be writing the letters you've been
leaving to one side and pouring oil on troubled waters. And telling the
wonderful people in your life how positively you feel about them. Talk
things through with close mates. The channels of communication are
flowing more smoothly now. A breath of romance is in the wind.
Positive colors are silvery grey and dusky pink.
Lucky numbers are 11 and 14.
Fri May 11:
Don't tell white lies to keep the peace as they usually come
out at exactly the wrong time. Dang! It's best to be as straightforward
as possible. This is a couple of days when other people will demand a lot
of you. If you feel emotionally squashed because of that, turn to...
Favorable colors are almond blossom and dark green.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 49.
Sat May 12:
Firing On All Cylinders
You are firing on all cylinders at the moment, sorting out long-
term plans. Though others find you a curious mix of tolerance and
obstinacy, unexpected events at home and elsewhere will keep you on
your toes, and rather wound up. You will get edgy if anyone tries to
control you, order you around or becomes jealous. Seek out the freedom to
express who you are and be more spontaneous.
Beneficial colors are aqua and platinum.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 45.
Sun May 13:
If you are thinking and talking about loftier topics than
usual, it's because your wide-ranging mind is attracting you to
fascinating new ideas. Today is Mothers Day! It has some beautiful
aspects, and Mercury is dancing with Mars, so your energy is high. Keep
on digging to find the answers to unresolved problems from the past,
because this will help free you up in the days ahead. Talk it over with
your Mum! More on Mothers Day.
Positive colors are rich red and purple sage.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 8.
Mon May 14:
No one can be in any doubt about your determination to move ahead
with all speed. You're attracting more adventurous companions and finding
that all team and group activities will go with a swing. Not only that,
you'll be invited out to some rather grand places. Venus at your mid
heaven is giving a definite boost to your social prospects, even though
she turns tail tomorrow. So keep sprucing up your appearance. If you make
the effort to charm the influential people around you'll be pleased
with the result.
Excellent colors are cream and aubergine.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 10.
Tue May 15:
With macho Mars in your sign, you need to keep control of your
lip, as Mercury is under pressure. Venus turns in Gemini. Relationships
with your boss, authority figures, and public opinion are called into
question. You might be accused of being the boss's pet, or find
yourself the subject of gossip and speculation. Your charm may have a
hidden agenda but will bring the desired result if you keep schmoozing in
the right places. Expect some confrontations or even minor power
struggles in the public sphere. You are trying to change, but someone
close may not want to let go of the way things were. Be firm but gentle.
Empowering colors are copper and mixed stripes.
Lucky numbers are 1 and 4.
Wed May 16:
Take No Prisoners
It appears you see no reason to pull your verbal punches, so your
mates may need a thick skin! Strong hunches probably turn out to be
accurate. Are you a bit possessive about material things, or about things
from the past? Be sentimental but don't hang on too tightly or dig your
heels in too much. Stand firm until you find the answers you are
looking for, but then let go and roll with the flow.
Fortunate colors are slate grey and fire engine red.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 21.
Thu May 17:
Way Too Fast
Move with caution and take extra care with electrical appliances.
In emotional partnerships you need to give each other much more space.
Possessiveness on one side will only result in the other person flying
for freedom. There may be rebellions against ties and commitments.
Shaky partnerships may go to the wall, but long-running ones will strengthen.
Advantageous colors are azure and peach.
Lucky numbers are 2 and 16.
Fri May 18:
Exercise Your Mind
Find more entertaining and intriguing things to do, because you
need to be stretched mentally. Make new friends and learn about different
backgrounds and countries. Anything to make you feel that life can be
brighter and breezier than it has been lately. If you aim at work for
success and boosting your ego, then it won't work out well. But if you
work in a spirit of service for others, it will all turn out rather brilliantly.
Auspicious colors are apricot and cream.
Lucky numbers are 19 and 56.
Sat May 19:
Success At Work
You should be gaining success at work now, though oddly enough
you may think you're not doing well. Are others are claiming credit for
your achievements? Ugh. Keen to keep up an appearance of good humor
and success, you're more dramatic in manner than usual. Let your
flamboyant side take wings and be noticed, but watch a tendency to
overindulge since your girth could expand along with your confidence! You
need to develop more sense of caution too.
Ideal colors are peacock blue and rich gold.
Lucky numbers are 2 and 6.
Sun May 20:
Today's New Moon, a solar eclipse in Gemini stimulates new
projects for Virgo. To give your reputation a boost and get the
recognition your talents deserve, you know that you cannot rest on your
laurels. Give those new projects a hefty push to make sure that you are
building for your future. Get your head and your heart together and
make it happen. Your thoughts are pulling together as Mercury moves to an
alliance with Jupiter, so it is wise to make long term commitments,
whether financial or emotional.
Fortunate colors are peacock blue and pale yellow.
Lucky numbers are 10 and 17.
Mon May 21:
Out In The Open
If you have to endure lazy people you'll be snappy and edgy,
because you need people to be on the ball like you. You can make new
discoveries and new contacts today, so make the most of the
opportunity. There may be some confrontations or even minor power
struggles within the family. It will be a chance to air grievances.
Auspicious colors are sage green and turquoise.
Lucky numbers are 12 and 9.
Tue May 22:
Long Term Plans
You could plan things more carefully, but one situation is
going to turn out better than you expected. You just need to make sure
that you're looking in the right direction and helping the lucky
influences along with a little commonsense. This is the time to make long
term financial plans and see where you are going over the next few
weeks and months. Setting your goals is crucial to avoid drifting
aimlessly in the future.
Prosperous colors are mango and russet.
Lucky numbers are 65 and 37.
Wed May 23:
Prove a Point
The Moon in your eleventh house brings a zany, stimulating
mood. You may also be rebellious and downright eccentric, just to prove a
point. You need friends around to make you feel loved and appreciated.
Seek protection and advice about your long term future. Obviously no
one else can make your mind up for you, but testing ideas with other
people, and picking up more information in the process can be very useful.
Confident colors are jet black and bright red.
Lucky numbers are 8 and 10.
Thu May 24:
Follow Your Bliss
Everything in life seems more fortunate than usual because
Mercury starts to twinkle in your 10th house of career and public
standing, counteracting some of the trouble that Venus might stir up.
With Gemini on the cusp of your 10th house, you will always have more
than one career path to go down, so follow your bliss and let the
Universe take care of the rest.
Favorable colors are brilliant white and vermilion.
Lucky numbers are 24 and 37.
Fri May 25:
True To Yourself
Authority figures may be a bit of a problem today, telling you
what you do. It's important not to let them get to you too much -- just
knuckle down and be true to yourself. If you work very hard you will
achieve something, admittedly modest, but it will last over time. Don't
be discouraged if disagreements flare up, or if your team mates don't
seem to appreciate you.
Auspicious colors are silvery green and charcoal grey.
Lucky numbers are 69 and 25.
Sat May 26:
The Inner You
Money and security are the main things on your mind at the
moment. Work out your budget so that you know how much you have to
spend with a clear conscience. paperwork. You may decide to renovate your
house or re-organize your domestic life. This is only an outer way of
transforming your inner emotional life. Slowly but surely, you want to
move away from old patterns of relating and behaving.
Beneficial colors are marmalade and aqua.
Lucky numbers are 7 and 12.
Sun May 27:
If you're feeling more rebellious than usual, it's because you
don't want to comprise anymore. All the things you've been gritting
your teeth about and secretly resenting don't deserve any more of your
attention. Long running relationships could be going through some ups and
downs for a while. This is because you find commitment suffocating at the
moment, and compromise grates on your free spirit. Speak the truth no
matter what the consequences are likely to be.
Favorable colors are spearmint and slate grey.
Lucky numbers are 4 and 11.
Mon May 28:
There could be a charming message coming your way, or a chance
encounter that leaves you feeling suddenly inspired. Oooh. Sounds good!
Remember it when you get back into the rough and tumble of life. Don't
overeat because you feel unappreciative and so you need to spoil
yourself. Avoid arguments. Who can be be bothered with the hassle?
Ideal colors are crimson and cream.
Lucky numbers are 3 and 46.
Tue May 29:
Co-operation isn't easy for you at this time, but your enthusiasm
will encourage your friends and family to rally around you. Your
dynamic energy makes sure that everyone is pulling in the same direction,
at work and in your leisure activities. You have to resolve problems
concerning your home or family at the moment, so knuckle down, sort it
out and then you can play truant.
Lucky colors are azure and honeycomb.
Lucky numbers are 18 and 17.
Wed May 30:
On the Receiving End
The good things in life seem so attractive now. Do you have a
real craving for luxury? For a couple of days, you'll be on the receiving
end. You will also be feeling more possessive than usual, but you have to
try to control this or you will turn other people off. Remember that to
be happy you will need to have your money in order and the budget
balanced. Emotional security will come from material security.
Uplifting colors are sunflower yellow and cornflower blue.
Lucky numbers are 50 and 19.
Thu May 31:
If you can be self-disciplined and avoid being careless or
lazy, there are fortunate influences in the air. You are likely to be
very generous to others and slightly extravagant all round. Focus on your
career, dear Virgo and get some recognition for yourself. You are more
ambitious than usual and will be aiming for a more prominent position
in the world.
Auspicious colors are lime and lemon.
Lucky numbers are 68 and 14.