Your essential guide to the week ahead from Citizen Femme’s resident astrologer, Zana Wilberforce.
Gemini season begins on Thursday 20 May, ushering in a light-hearted and playful month ahead. Wide-eyed and ruled by inquisitive Mercury, Gemini is the sign of duplicity and communication, always on the move and seeking kindred spirits along the way. Experiences become a top priority, which conveniently coincides with restrictions easing, calling for sporadic gallery pit stops, unexpected escapades, and greater spontaneity all round.
December 22 – January 19
Now’s the time to establish a whole new routine in an area of your life that needs a reset. It could be fitness related, or perhaps you’re prioritising mindfulness with a daily 10-minute meditation routine. Whatever you’re shaking up, the changeable Gemini energy will help you start anew. Consider a KINTO tumbler for effortless hydration in between workout routines.
January 20 – February 18
When the Sun enters analytical Gemini this Thursday, you could be intellectualising every topic in granular detail. Humour is also on your side under the influence of the prevailing, quick-witted Gemini energy. With restrictions easing, take the time to stroll through galleries on a whim.
February 19 – March 20
Your free-spirited urges make an appearance this week as the Sun enters outgoing Gemini. Setting a plan in motion for future travel and delving into some hardcore research now puts you in an easy-going mood. For now, seek creative ways to feel transported through books, poetry, and the arts.
March 21 – April 19
The shift into Gemini season this week is like a magnetic pull taking you from bedbound to bombastic. This chatty solar cycle is about to reinvigorate your boundless energy, activating your house of social activity. Start as you mean to go on with the perusal of this roundup of London’s best cocktail bars.
April 20 – May 20
The Sun enters talkative Gemini on 20 May, a curious and communicative solar cycle. During Gemini season, take time to read, learn, and connect with others on spontaneous outings. As Gemini represents the Twins, why not take a complementary companion with you on an unexpected trip to the Umbrian hills to channel this prevailing energy.
May 21 – June 20
You’re in the spotlight this week when the Sun enters your sign and amplifies your most expressive characteristics. Conversations flow freely, as does the bubbly, and you’re raring to go as restrictions ease. This is the time for intellectual conversations, but refrain from quackery by refining your niche.
June 21 – July 22
After a busy Taurus season of birthday celebrations and work commitments, you’re ready to take a step back when the Sun slips into Gemini this week. Ditch the social gatherings and instead hunker down with Emerald Fennell’s dark comedy/revenge thriller Promising Young Woman.
July 23 – August 22
You’re slowly emerging from ‘sleep mode’ in time for Gemini season. This buzzy solar cycle puts you in a playful and flirtatious mood. If you’re flirting with the idea of travel, consider booking Lyle in Washington DC – the latest in a stream of hip new hotels bound to be a place for crossing paths with kindred spirits.
August 23 – September 22
Intellect is a hot topic for the next four weeks when the Sun enters Gemini this Thursday. Your innate journalistic curiosity is on overload as a result of the prevailing Gemini energy. Engage in novel ideas and activities throughout the month to fully reap the benefits of this outgoing solar cycle.
September 23 – October 22
Let the frivolities commence as of 20 May, when the Sun enters air sign Gemini. This is the time for enlightened conversations on numerous topics, amplifying your social butterfly nature. As you bounce between social engagements for the next four weeks, take a bottle of Eden-Roc by Dior with you wherever you go.
October 23 – November 21
Clear-cut communication becomes a top priority for you this week, Scorpio, when the Sun enters chatty Gemini on 20 May. Embrace your inner child by incorporating something playful, and slightly out of character, to your living space, like this Nordic Knots Art Deco Rug.
November 22 – December 21
It’s time to feed your curious mind as the Sun blazes into Gemini on Thursday 20 May. ‘Tis the season to explore the intricacies of your curiosities in more detail. Feed your mind with books, classes, and the latest CF podcast episode on travel photography.