With no less than seven planets in the earth signs of Taurus and Capricorn, May will have a very earthy feel about it, which could result in themes connected with the environment, climate change, farming, nature, finances, business, politics, and the economy.
By May, the growing, surreal deceptive behavior will have expanded, and it will become difficult to decipher any kind of truth amid the barrage of lies, propaganda, and disinformation streaming from sources and self-interest groups across the globe.
During April, mental psychic energy will be challenging to harness and focus in any specific direction. Much of what will be expressed will be done out of rage, anger, or fear — either through the written or spoken word or the reinterpretation of agreements and contracts.
It is perhaps rather telling that anyone who knows even the tiniest bit about astrology will often bemoan Mercury retrograde transits. We see it as an inconvenience — an annoyance to be endured — like a trip to the dentist. We hate being slowed down or diverted to a different path.
The health and well-being of the masses come to the forefront this year. Alternative and natural forms of healing reach a larger population despite the attempts to suppress and prevent natural cures and remedies that work.