Mercury and Saturn square off on April 24 which is a great time to pre-plan the Mercury Retrograde shitshow up ahead, just kidding.
People say stay in your lane, but Mercury is the Trickster and he’s never gonna listen to that advice.
Mercury starts to go into it’s Pre-Retrograde shadow when it reaches 26 degrees Taurus April 26/27. So hurry up and get going before that happens.
Mercury Turns Retrograde May 10 at 4 degrees 51” GEMINI until June 3 at 26 degrees 05” TAURUS.
Note that Mercury Retrograde in Gemini is one of the most havoc producing as Mercury rules Gemini ♊️.
So expect Information, social media, thinking, analyzing, merchandising, marketing, and conversations to screw up big time. Then you’ll be prepared. Remember Mercury retrogrades are not scary, just a time out for your frazzled mind. For all of our frazzled brains.
MERCURY CHANGES LANES MAY 22/23
Note May 22/23 Mercury changes sign and element, backing up into earthy practical Taurus which will throw communications off even more. Remember that thinking, communications and media will slow down to a snail’s pace.
You will need a Plan of attack to have a method to smoothly change lanes from the airy mental Gemini yes/no mutable energy lane into the slow lane, slow cooker, beefy, throaty, artistic, fixed Taurus energy.
Note also Mercury is Retrograde during the LUNAR ECLIPSE Full Moon May 15/16 At 25+ Scorpio which will delay the uncovering of secrets, slow down the financial markets, and ideas, Money issues, and bring back old convos mysteriously from old flames and lovers. This Lunar Eclipse in Scorpio ruling the sexual and reproductive organs can confuse TF out of your sexuality, hormones and desires. MERCURY in Taurus knows what it wants and stays focused. You may find yourself changing partners because of this major eclipse.
Mercury in Taurus is Venus ruled so she emphasizes the physical knowing of needs. Use this time to review creative projects, write, make art, dance, write poetry, do any DIY project or get into gardening, be in nature, find new ways to communicate in a more direct way. The body always knows, just listen to it it will always steer you right-sorry for that pun.
Venus enters TAURUS May 28 at 10:46 am EDT/ 2:46 pm GMT
For a few days until June 3 when Mercury stations Direct, Venus will be in her rulership and will add to the more tangible feel of Mercury in Taurus ♉️. Definitely scope out to time to really embody the Sensuality of Mercury in stubborn Taurus.
Check where 26 TAURUS to 4° GEMINI are on your chart to trace out where Mercury will be affecting you as it moonwalks back from it’s home sign of Gemini to Venus rules Taurus.
Use the Retrograde to help during this first eclipse season of 2022. If you’re born under a Mercury Retrograde this time can be beneficial to you but the outer works still slows down and info gets confused during all Retrogrades.
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