Mercury Retrograde March 2012 – Between Two Worlds

Mercury stations retrograde at 7:48 UT on the 12th March 2012 at 6ARI49. The Sabian symbol for this degree is A Man Succeeds In Expressing Himself Simultaneously In Two Realms Mercury is the messenger between the Gods and humankind. He is the only God allowed passage to and...

Mercury Retrograde February 2014 – No Half Measures

It's that time of year again when we play host to Mercury retrograde. During these periods, the cosmic trickster sometimes puts spanner in the works to see if you are paying attention. Mercury is about the mind, communication and learning. He shows how you...

Mercury Retrograde October 2020

Mercury flew into the shadow zone of its upcoming retrograde on September 23 whilst still in Libra. He then entered Scorpio on September 27. Mercury will station retrograde at 02:04 (BST) on October 14, 2020 at 11°Sc40' R. Most of this retrograde period will...

Mercury Retrograde July 2018 – The Choir

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Mercury stations retrograde at 06:02 (BST) on July 26, 2018 at 23°Le27'. The shadow zone for the retrograde began on July 7, so mentally we may have been feeling off-colour for a while. Leo after all, likes the spotlight. The shadows, Leo says, is for...

In the Shadow of Mercury Retrograde

On September 24th 2008 Mercury turns retrograde and starts to wander backwards through the sky. In my chart I have a perfect yod between Uranus, Neptune and Mercury and the trickster is the apex of this configuration in the 9th house. Added to this,...

Mercury Retrograde January 2015

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In true Mercury retrograde style, I'm late! Mercury stationed retrograde on the 21st January 2015 at 15:54 (UT) at 17°Aq05' and even though the post sat on my to do list, it didn't get done because…well because... I don't have a reason aside from needing...