The Progressed Station and the Mythic Quest
Progressed Mercury is unique in that the entire cycle may be experienced -by progression -within one individual lifetime. Mercury retrograde lasts about twenty days -twenty years by progression. So it is possible to be born with mercury direct and then, by progression, experience the retrograde and eventually the turn to direct motion again...
URANUS RETROGRADE - THE DISCOMFORT ZONE - Braveheart Astrology
When Uranus goes retrograde, his qualities are likely to be intensified, particularly around the times he stations retrograde (as he is now) and direct. In contrast to Uranus in direct motion, when we tend to focus on making outer world changes aimed at creating more freedom, when Uranus goes retrograde, his energy is often more internalised. Our revolutions happen on the inside!..
Was it worth it? Venus Retrograde Survival Guide
During any retrograde, we go inward for a time to process what that particular planet has to teach us. In the case of Venus, this is largely around money, relationships, trust and self-esteem issues- and our patterns, perceptions and habits in relation to these issues. Given that this retrograde is happening in Virgo and Leo it will be about the concepts of being good enough, self-respect, pride and the expectation or illusion of perfection...
The Progressed Station and the Mythic Quest
Progressed Mercury is unique in that the entire cycle may be experienced -by progression -within one individual lifetime. Mercury retrograde lasts about twenty days -twenty years by progression. So it is possible to be born with mercury direct and then, by progression, experience the retrograde and eventually the turn to direct motion again...
Charleston shooting, Saturn in Scorpio
His SOUTH NODE in Taurus is conjunct to Fixed Star ALGOL, Medusa's head the most infamous Star in the Heavens. The most notoriously Star of danger and EVIL. And even more importantly his North Node at 24+ degrees Scorpio is conjunct to PLUTO= Death {also Retrograde} which is also connected to ALGOL. These aspects should start the warning sirens going off loudly...
UKRAINE: MINSK II COLLAPSE IMMINENT?
Transiting Saturn will retrograde to square the radix Sun again in September 2015 after having squared radix Venus (and Mercury) during August. These transits are likely to coincide with some serious economic problems as well as an exacerbation of the significant disagreements in values amongst people that will almost certainly cause a brutal response from the Government, given its neo-Nazi background...
Rethinking Mercury Retrograde
Instead of fearing Mercury retrograde, a better idea is to look at these periods as a time when valuable new perspectives can be garnered. During the retrograde period we can access information and insights that may not be readily available to us when we are approaching the arenas of communication, learning, and getting from here-to-there in our go-to rote ways...
Mercury in the Core of the Aries Sun
Demetra George has taught that Mercury's Superior Conjunction is like a Full Moon (in contrast to it's Inferior Conjunction during Mercury retrograde that is like a New Moon), and also like Mercury in Sagittarius because our mind can be flooded with an overload of information difficult to process and integrate yet at the same time bringing potential for inventive insight...
Germanwings A320 plane crashes in French Alps
Mercury is debilitated in Pisces, the sign of its detriment and fall. Saturn rules the 9th house of long-distance travel. Saturn is peregrine (without essential dignity) and is traveling retrograde in the unfortunate 6th house...
Mercury Retrograde in Aquarius
Mercury retrograde is an inner alteration that comes to us three times a year, and our first of 2015 that begins on January 21, 2015 in Aquarius initiates a year of Mercury retrograde phases in each of the three Air signs of reflection, thoughts, and ideas...