In the Stars
Your Horoscope: Friday, May 15, 2009
Planetary Outlook: Friday, May 15, 2009 – Sunday, May 17, 2009: This is an important weekend as Saturn, the planet of responsibility, goals, structure, and career, finally goes direct in Virgo on Saturday. This is a big deal for everyone, since Saturn has been retrograde for quite a few months. The release of Saturn energies favors professional aspirations, goal setting, and progress with establishing oneself in society. Many will also notice the drain on their every day ability to focus on important tasks at hand is vastly improved over the next few weeks as Saturn gets back up to speed. This is a great weekend for working rather than playing, but most can squeeze a bit of both in if they make the effort.
Today, May 15, 2009: Bettys born this day can expect this year to be one of expanding social opportunities, especially when it comes to work. Don’t blow off those after work get-togethers for now; networking and being social will really pay off for you this year. You share your birthday with Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Madeline Albright, and Jasper Johns.
Saturday, May 16, 2009: Bettys born this day will have a dramatic reversal in their lives over the course of the next year. You’ll find your creative abilities greatly heightened, or more accurately, return to their usual strength. Take advantage of this inspirational vibe that begins today and intensifies for the next three months; you could accomplish what you usually do in a year in significantly less time if you put your mind to it. You share your birthday with Tori Spelling, Tracey Gold, and Debra Winger.
Sunday, May 17, 2009: Bettys born this day will be more intuitive, emotional, and perceptive this year. You should apply your insight in all areas of your life rather than disregard it in favor of rational and logical thoughts. Use your discretion and weigh both sides of your mind equally. You share your birthday with Trent Reznor, Enya, and Dennis Hopper.
Taurus: A creative roadblock that’s been hindering you from getting to the next level with a project – either creative or practical – will finally be removed as Saturn, the taskmaster of the zodiac, presumes forward motion. The moon in Aquarius inspires you to reflect on your professional goals and formulate plans on how to go about achieving them. You’ll be so happy to have your Mojo back that you may spend the entire weekend working!
Gemini: This weekend a long-standing dispute on the home front will finally be resolved, allowing you to enjoy your sanctuary to the fullest extent once again. Saturn goes direct and clears the tension that’s been hanging over your home, lightening the mood and inspiring you to have an impromptu dinner party. The moon in social Aquarius guarantees that leisure time spent with friends and family is bound to be enjoyable and relaxing.
Cancer: The Saturn turnaround will affect you in the realm of communication, transportation, neighbors, siblings, and your mental abilities. Your mind suddenly begins to clear on Saturday and continues to over the next few weeks with the end of this retrograde. Now is a great time to write, communicate with loved ones, and revisit decisions you’ve been putting off. Transportation issues, such as the purchase or sale of a car, may get a green light after months of limbo. It will feel good to finally get this area of your life back on track.
Leo: Financial matters will finally begin to move forward after months of stagnation, delays, disappointments, and pressure. A loan or shared resource may suddenly be freed up and enable you to get out of a sticky financial situation that’s been causing you stress. Reassess your attitude toward not only money, but also your material values. The lesson learned from this particular rough retrograde of Saturn is that stressing and worrying about matters out of your control is a waste of time. Think decisions through and seek the advice of a respected confidante when making big financial decisions.
Virgo: You will finally be free of negative thoughts that have been plaguing your subconscious mind. You are quite an emotional and intuitive person, despite the fact that you hide this aspect of yourself from most of your loved ones. Saturn has been blocking your natural intuition for months and now with the end of its retrograde, which happens to be through your Sun sign, Virgo, you’ll finally feel like a weight has been lifted off your shoulders and will be able to express yourself and your desires to those around you.
Libra: Your subconscious mind has been weighed down by the influence of retrograde Saturn for months. Today that influence finally ends and you’ll be able to confront your subconscious fears and emotions that have been holding you back. You’ll also regain your facility for reading deeply into other’s emotions, which will improve your ability to relate to others. Spend some time this weekend reflecting on your innermost emotions and working things out with yourself.
Scorpio: Saturn goes direct this weekend, which will immediately improve your relations with friends and colleagues. You may have the opportunity to contact or visit with siblings or neighbors. Letters you write will be creative and amusing. This is a favorable time to join a community cause or volunteer your time to help the less fortunate. You will feel great satisfaction for helping those in need.
Sagittarius: Saturn goes direct on Saturday and rejuvenates your ambition to succeed. The key to professional success will be effective networking and meeting new people. Participation in spiritual activities, such as yoga, meditation, or art appreciation will stimulate your imagination. Cultural pursuits and political activities are possible outlets for meeting new and interesting people that share your interests and may be able to help you professionally. You can make strides in your career by cultivating new relationships.
Capricorn: Saturn’s direct movement on Saturday brings an end to months of worry, stress, and insecurity over finances. A loan or other application may finally come through in the next few weeks, which will significantly alter your entire situation and enhance your security and stability. And since there’s nothing more important to a Capricorn that having a solid, firm foundation, this should prove to completely transform your mental state, life circumstances, and personal relationships – for the better!
Aquarius: Everything will flow smoothly and successfully as Saturn goes direct in Virgo this Saturday. Your mind is free from annoying distractions so meetings and discussions will be very productive. Business transactions that involve your home or real estate will make significant progress now. Now is the time to consider applying for a loan or tapping into joint resources. You are able to make wise decisions regarding your finances and investments at this time.
Pisces: A roadblock in the progress of a special one-on-one relationship is finally lifted as Saturn goes direct in Virgo on Saturday. You will see a dramatic turnaround in the relationship between you and your special someone. Communicate openly and honestly about your feelings and encourage your honey to do the same. Once the two of you clear the air you’ll be happier than ever.
Aries: You may have a revelation of sorts about the true nature of your desires and hopes for the future as Saturn goes direct in Virgo and stimulates your imagination. Your optimism enables you to envision any possibility as achievable; and if it does not, strive to cultivate such a positive attitude. Aries are naturally active and motivated individuals, and this weekend the damper that’s been stifling your progress is finally lifted.