Your Scorpio Horoscope for May 2016 shows how important it is to seek guidance from others. This is because Mercury retrograde will be emphasising the need for human contact, particularly in terms of romance. Don’t be a lonely solo person! Counselling is well starred at this time wether it is for help in your intimate relationship or for problem solving. This is the time that conflict with others prompts you to seek an objective, outside opinion. For some this can be a time of competition and rivalry which actually helps to show who you work best with, while allowing you to dispense with those with whom you are not so compatible. The major theme of this period is looking at the relationship with your spouse if you have one. This could be a time when you realise you need to take their feeling into account and you have functioning a little too independently. This can be a lovely time of reconciliation if the relationship has been going through a rocky patch. This peacemaking vibe lasts until May 21, after that it’s time to explore the dark, dank cellar of your chart for the roots of any conflicts between you and your partner or any rivals.
Scorpio May 2016 ~ Mercury Retrograde
“We need to talk”, the dreaded sentence that comes out during Mercury Rx in the house of relationships. This doesn’t mean that you are being fired from being the “other half”, but it does mean that you cannot avoid revealing what is behind your glazed eyes, yes even Scorpios.. It will be very obvious that you do have something on your mind, so best to just be honest and get it all out. It’s all good health. At least Mercury here can be quite objective about things and avoid triggering sensitive childhood wounds. You will be pleasantly surprised that you are able to discuss intimate matters quite cooly and dispassionately, like a doctor. This period brings up a medical for your love life. Not in the gynaecological sense! (Unless you like stirrups, metal doodahs and white coats..). You will also find that you need the help of your partner to problem solve, two heads are better than one as they say. As this is the house of contracts, avoid entering one for now because you could easily change your mind. If you really have to though, do not sign anything until you have read and re-read every last word of the deed. It is so easy to overlook things at this time. Sometimes you get communications from an ex-spouse when Mercury Retrograde through this zone. If this happens it usually does the trick of making you see why they were an Ex in the first place, just in case time has rose-tinted your memories of the them.
Scorpio May 2016 ~ Emotions
At the May 21 Full Moon you may become sentimentally attached to objects or your own possessions. You might build a fortress of your stuff around you in order to feel secure. This is a not a good time to buy anything mechanical or utilitarian because you are more likely to build something that reminds you of childhood or your first love rather than its practical considerations. On the other hand shopping for antiques might actually be quite profitable if you have a feeling for a certain era. You could instinctively sniff out a genuine period piece that could be valuable in the future. This Full Moon could make you feel very nostalgic so it is quite a good time to visit museums or go to retro clothing markets where you can actually stroke the musty old velvet. It will feel very comforting! You could feel so strongly identified with your values that any attack on them will feel very upsetting. Try not to take it too personally if someone does not have the exact same taste as you.
Scorpio May 2016 ~ Love
Until May 23 Venus is in the hot spot of your relationship zone, so this is the most auspicious time of the year to get married! The balancing action of Venus auto-tunes you to match and compliment every one you meet, so you cannot help but attract admirers. Best of all, you will get on fabulously with your partner. Of course not everyone is get married with Venus in their relationship zone, but this is the text-book placement of commitment and harmony between couples. If you are seeking more durability from a casual affair then this is the time to push for it to go long haul. If your flaky partner can’t make it more official now, then when will they ever? It’s good time to test the water and have that “…so…were is this leading?” talk. If you have split up with your beloved, but want to patch things up, then this is a great opportunity to make the peace also. The best thing about this time is your ability to see things from your partners point of view. We become more attractive to others when we seem to mirror back to them the best reflection of themselves.