The current Mercury retrograde cycle begins Monday, May 18th & runs through June 11th. Here is some basic information on what it is, how it can affect us, and what you can do for smooth sailing during this time period.
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The planet Mercury rules over Travel, Technology, and Communication. Three to four times a year it appears to the naked eye to be traveling through its orbit backwards. This is actually an optical illusion, however, when this does occur it appears that here on our little planet things can start to go askew.
During Mercury retrograde periods we experience more snafus and screw ups than usual. If you’re traveling your luggage could get lost, flights can suffer lengthy delays, and reservations can be mysteriously canceled without your prior approval. Also, as I found out the hard way last June, you can also suffer very bad accidents when traveling during a retrograde period. This is something that I will never ever do again.
Mercury rules over technology as well and you can experience more vehicle, electrical, &…
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