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Mercury Retrograde in Virgo

Mercury is retrograde from August 30-September 22, 2016. Mercury’s shadow period begins August 10th and ends October 6th, 2016. Note that the shadow period begins before Mercury turns retrograde, when Mercury first passes over the degree that Mercury later returns … Continue reading

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Mercury in Virgo: Details, Decisions and Deal Making

Mercury has moved into Virgo, where he’ll spend the next 2 + months. This is an unusually long stay in Virgo by Mercury, who can cover a whole sign in just over two weeks. Part of the reason for this is … Continue reading

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Mercury Quincunx Jupiter.

 We may have big ideas under this influence, but we may also overestimate our abilities or underestimate the situation. Avoid jumping into something without planning ahead, as important details are too easy to overlook. Also, avoid making promises you may … Continue reading

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Mercury Conjunct Neptune

 Our intuitive creativity is stimulated under this influence. A very positive transit for artistic and literary endeavors. We get insights into our own minds. Conscious reasoning can be distorted by subconscious matter, so concentrating on cold hard facts can be … Continue reading

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Mercury square Saturn

  Getting from point A to point B can be a challenge during this transit due to obstacles. Communications may be blocked or delayed, and negative thinking could dominate at this time. Projects we thought were complete may need revision, … Continue reading

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Mercury Enters Scorpio

Mercury leaves harmonious Libra for Scorpio today.  During the few weeks that Mercury travels through Scorpio we will be more finely attuned to the subtext and subconscious meanings; more intense in our communications and more resistant to being challenged. —-Lynne … Continue reading

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Mercury Opposes Uranus

expanding the mind (Mercury) to greater insights and innovation (Uranus)

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Jupiter: quincunx Pluto, sextile Mercury

A quincunx (150 degree aspect) between Jupiter and Pluto can create a sense of frustration as we seek to expand (Jupiter) but are hindered by unseen boundaries and forces beyond our control (Pluto).  This aspect will be in force for … Continue reading

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