Donna Stellhorn

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Mercury Retrograde

Three or four times a year the planet Mercury goes retrograde and during that time there seems to be much more chaos than usual in our lives and in the world around us.  Even people who don't follow the movement of the planets notice when Mercury turns around.  Mercury is the planet that rules (and therefore affects) your car, email, your cell phone. communication, your bills, etc. During Mercury Retrograde there are disturbances in the normal flow of things which can cause great stress...or we can use Mercury Retrograde to our benefit.

The basic principle of Mercury Retrograde is that Mercury has turned around to show us something we have missed. There is something in our lives that we skipped or ignored; car maintenance, backing up the computer, paying a bill, contacting someone important, and Mercury is here to show us that we need to pay attention to that thing right now. We can reduce stress during Mercury Retrograde by actively seeking out and finishing those things that are undone.

Mercury Retrograde also causes things to repeat. So if you had a lot of dental work on the last Mercury Retrograde, you may find yourself in the dentist chair again. If you get one speeding ticket during Mercury Retrograde watch out, because you may end up with two. But with all of this adversity there is a gift. Because Mercury Retrograde is likely to cause things to repeat, just do things that you don't mind repeating. Buy jewelry and furniture, go dancing or to a play, even consider a vacation (just make sure your luggage has your name on it, because while you are on your way to Hawaii your bags are probably going to Baltimore).

And finally, the best possible use of Mercury Retrograde is to treat yourself the best you can for those three weeks. Eat your veggies, exercise, be nice to yourself. And not only will you feel better right away but the on next Mercury Retrograde you will feel compelled to return to that healthy living. Is that a good deal or what.

Mercury Retrograde by Ronngren

Mercury Retrograde Booklet

It seems like everyone knows about Mercury Retrograde. It can wreak havoc with computers, correspondences and vehicles. During a Mercury Retrograde Transit we are going to experience a disturbance in the normal flow of our lives. This booklet helps you handle the stress! Now expanded to include a list of Mercury Retrogrades through 2016.

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Mercury Retrograde Calendar

2011
March 30, 2011 to April 23, 2011
August 2, 2011 to August 26, 2011
November 23, 2011 to December 13, 2011

2012
March 12, 2012 to April 4, 2012
July 14, 2012 to August 7, 2012
November 6, 2012 to November 26, 2012

2013
February 23, 2013 to March 17, 2013
June 26, 2013 to July 20, 2013
October 21, 2013 to November 10, 2013

2014
February 6, 2014 to February 28, 2014
June 7, 2014 to July 1, 2014
October 4, 2014 to October 25, 2014

2015
January 21, 2015 to February 11, 2015
May 18, 2015 to June 11 2015
September 17, 2015 to October 9, 2015