Leo

Your ruler sun forms a favorable sextile to dreamy Neptune on May 8, heightening your sensitivity and increasing your ability to be able to accurately interpret any given situation. Is someone holding back? Reading between the lines will help you decipher what they’re not saying.

A sun-Pluto retrograde trine on the thirteenth could result in deeply intense experiences if you’re willing to put in the work. Do your research and investigate whatever topic you’re most interested in. The knowledge uncovered now could be life-altering.

When the egocentric sun pairs up with intelligent Gemini on May 21, the result might be overconfidence. It’s great to be sure of yourself, Leo (and you usually are), but there’s no need for a showy display. Using big words and overexplaining technical concepts can be a turnoff.

The sun-Mercury conjunction in stable Taurus, also on the twenty-first, is a busy time mentally, but this aspect urges you to slow down and not overthink things too much. You make the best impression when you sit back and listen instead of insisting on injecting your own insight every two minutes.

You have big plans during the Mercury-Jupiter retrograde opposition on May 30, but they might not work out in real life the way they do on paper. Narrow down the details before you share your larger vision.

Leo

Jul 23 – Aug 22

As a ruling planet of this sign, Sun provides Leos with vital energy and creative power. It's important for them to be honest and generous, to have authority and to justify confidence.

Leos are also given the qualities of a royal person – self-respect, pride and desire to be in the center of attention. Their appearance and manners are always majestic and grand with a shade of self-significance.

They tend to achieve their goals honestly and openly. Pettiness and baseness are not typical of Leos. But sometimes they lack self-criticism. Leos like to dominate, but this domination is usually fair until other people show their disobedience.

Social life is very important for Leos. They are fond of parties, presentations, performances and ceremonies. They have a good taste and reflect this in elegant and refined style.

The inborn sense of beauty and great taste help Leos to find themselves in art. The best professions for them are a director, theater administrator, designer and artist. Actually, they can do any work, but the role of a chief is the best for these people.

Leos are able to stick up for themselves and their point of view. They are physically strong and usually want to be leaders. This people have strong will, they are determined and energetic. Leos spend a lot of time to make others pay attention to them.

Leos usually are not interested in other people's ideas and points of view. They unwillingly change their life and don't listen to other people's opinions. Leos don't like surprises, but sometimes could be rather original.

Their private life is rarely unclouded. They are good at flirtation and always are in the center of the opposite sex attention. Leos try to find an outstanding partner, because ordinary men aren't interesting for them.

Love and marriage could become the way of Leo's self-affirmation. Sometimes they can even be despotic, however their inborn generosity doesn't let them be petty and suspicious in family life. Leos appreciate a partner's devotion and reliability most of all, as well as need to keep the leadership in the family.

Leo's strengths are generosity, creativity, optimism and leadership. Possible disadvantages are haughtiness, vainglory and arrogance.