Mars Retrograde 2014 – It’s Not You, It’s Me

Mars - Celestial Tarot
As I mentioned in my New Moon post, Mars stations retrograde on the 1st March 2014 where it will remain until the 20th May. Normally Mars will pass through a sign within a couple of months but the retrograde action will mean that Mars...

Understanding the Mercury Retrograde Cycle

Mercury stations retrograde at 04°Ge51' on May 10, 2022. Erin Sullivan compares the cycle of Mercury with the story of Prometheus and his brother Epimetheus. When Mercury turns tail, it's during the Epimethean phase. Epimetheus was the rather hapless brother of Prometheus. Despite warnings from Prometheus,...

Venus Retrograde Link Love

If you didn't already know, Venus has really got our attention at the moment by turning retrograde. Deep in seductive mode, Venus descends into the underworld to marry and then be sacrificed by the Sun and to be reborn as a warrior queen and the morning...

Mercury Retrograde in Gemini May 2015

John Everett Millais - Twins _Grace and Kate Hoare_
Mercury stations retrograde at 01:49 (UT) on the 19th May 2015 at 13°08' Gemini. I've been feeling the effects since Mercury entered the shadow zone. In fact, around an hour after Mercury shadowed, my wifi connection somehow switched itself off leaving both me and...

Mars Retrograde 2012

Mars stations retrograde at 00:53 (UT) on the 24th January at 23VIR05. It will backtrack through Virgo over the next three months, finally stationing direct at 3VIR40 on the 14th April at 03:53 (UT). The Sabians for Mars Retrograde January 2012 Mars stations retrograde...

Transiting Uranus Retrograde 2016

Uranus stations retrograde at 21:06 (UT time) on the 29th July 2016 at 24°Ar30' and will remain retrograde until the 29th December 2016. Uranus is the Awakener of the zodiac, a cosmic alarm clock who periodically jolts us out of our slumber. Unlike his solar...