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...

Understanding the Mercury Retrograde Cycle

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Mercury stations retrograde at 29°Pi38' R on March 5, 2019. 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...

Mercury Re-Re-Re-Retro

I was merrily making my way to the supermarket today when I decided to nip in to Primarks (a large UK fashion chain store) to buy a belt which I've been meaning to do for ages. An hour and a half later, I seem to have arrived home with...

Chiron Retrograde 2011 – Healing Nightmares

Chiron turns retrograde at today at 5PIS29. He will retrograde right back to the shore line to 00PIS38 then station direct on the 10th November 2011. When a planet retrogrades, it intensifies the archetypal meaning of the planet  concerned. As Chiron turns retrograde he asks us...

Mercury Retrograde – Backtracks and Rethinks

This Mercury retrograde has been a powerful one and it's not over yet. He stations direct on the 23rd April and he won't be out of the shadow until the 11th May when he reaches the degree in which he turned retrograde. It seems like he...

Saturn Retrograde – Step by Step

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People often struggle to make sense of retrograde cycles. What do they really mean? What's all this going inwards, things moving backwards, internalisation, slowing down etc. anyway? Honestly, can Saturn really make things drag anymore? I'm already feeling like I'm in slow motion, one...