It’s been months since the last Mercury retrograde brought confusion and complication to our everyday lives. As the ruler of communication in astrology, Mercury retrograde can cause things to feel out of order. Areas in which people generally thrive may suddenly seem to to be clouded with newfound difficulty.
Mercury retrograde occurs several times each year. During the period, the planet appears to be moving backward. However, it’s actually just speeding past Earth during its swift 88-day orbit.