Venus in assertive Aries and Mars in data-driven Gemini through May 15 drives you to pursue romance and conduct courtship via the communicative arts, perhaps with someone "exotic," "foreign," or far away. Weighing security and risk/reward returns against the quest for love gets serious about May 7. Is this a step in the right direction or a rerun of past relationships in a different disguise? Events of May 16-17 confirm your decision, and then comes the hard work of stepping up to the plate. Come out swinging on the full "blue" moon on May 18, and hit a home run!