Once again, Mercury, the messenger, is moving backward through the sky. Although the term Mercury Retrograde is becoming ever more common, it is often misunderstood. So, before I take you too far down the rabbit hole, here is a little context as to what is happening. Firstly, when a planet is retrograde, yes, all planets go retrograde; it is not, in fact, moving backward; it merely appears to be from our perspective on Earth. I often explain it to clients by likening it to the sensation of driving by an 18-wheeler and experiencing the feeling of drifting backward.
Yay Mercury is now direct (i.e. no longer retrograde) everything is going to get easier; right? Well kinda sorta maybe… First off, we’re still in the shadow. That is Mercury will be making-up ground and not fully giving voice to the new until the 19th, so don’t be surprised if you’re still needing to re-due […]
It’s been a while since I posted anything, and as you will see it’s not just being busy and grappling with writer’s block that has kept me from the keys. Trying to get new things going this year has been challenging for many of us. We started the year with Mercury retrograde, and almost as […]
I know as an astrologer I shouldn’t be surprised by the wackiness that can take place when Mercury is Rx. But honestly, I cannot recall a Mercury Rx that was quite so over the top. And not just for me. This past week has been a flood of clients, friends, and family experiencing technological, and […]
Ugh, you may be thinking, Mercury retrograde is upon us once again. It’s that often dreaded time of year when trickster Mercury heads backward in the sky. As the god of communication and ruler of technology, his time of backward motion is notorious for brake downs in communication and technology. Mercury goes retrograde (Rx) on […]