Drying off under a Cazimi Mercury Retrograde in Virgo
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Drying off under a Cazimi Mercury Retrograde in Virgo

  Today Mercury is in an interior conjunction with the Sun. Mercury is cazimi, a special condition where Mercury is described as having strength by virtue of being in the heart of the Sun. This is the middle of Mercury Retrograde, a halfway point that occurs in each cycle of this planet’s retrogrades. This particular midpoint is … Continue reading

Mercury Retrograde in Virgo 2016 – Fleetness of Mind
Eclipses / Mercury / Mercury Retrograde / Neptune / pisces / Sagittarius / Saturn / Saturn in Sagittarius / Virgo

Mercury Retrograde in Virgo 2016 – Fleetness of Mind

Mercury Retrograde in Virgo- 9:04 AM EDT August 30, 29 Virgo 05 – 1:30 AM Eastern September 22, 14 Virgo 49 Every astrological event happens within the context of other movements in the sky. An event like Mercury retrograde which happens about three times per year is best understood as a part of the broader … Continue reading

Mercury sextile Chiron: The Mind and Its Discontents
Chiron / Chiron in Pisces / Contemplation / Creativity / Mercury / Mercury Retrograde / pisces / Taurus

Mercury sextile Chiron: The Mind and Its Discontents

  The desire for a strong faith is not the proof of a strong faith, rather the opposite. If one has it one may permit oneself the beautiful luxury of skepticism: one is secure enough, fixed enough for it. ~Friedrich Nietzsche   Mercury will remain in a tight partile sextile to Chiron until Monday May … Continue reading

Mercury in Taurus: Sensuous Cerebral Pace is the Trick
Love / Mars / Mercury / Mercury Retrograde / Scorpio / Taurus

Mercury in Taurus: Sensuous Cerebral Pace is the Trick

Mercury is neutral planet that takes on the qualities of whatever it touches. While Mercury is in Taurus, it will make a set of two trines to both Jupiter and Pluto, because it is preparing for its retrograde cycle. As Mercury creates its harmonious alignments with these planets, the effects will be observed in or … Continue reading