Mercury Retrograde in Gemini begins on May 29th and ends on June 22nd. It is the second Mercury retrograde in 2021. The first Mercury retrograde was in Aquarius early this year, and the last Mercury retrograde in Libra will happen at the end of September.
Mercury Retrograde happens three times a year in one particular element sign or between two signs, and it lasts about three weeks. In 2021, Mercury happens to retrograde in all air signs: Aquarius, Gemini, and Libra. These signs represent our commonality, communication, and relationship, respectively.
What Happened When Mercury Retrograde
Sometimes, you wonder why the plan is not going well as it is supposed because Mercury retrograde likely happened. So, let’s get to know more about Mercury retrograde and what will happen to you.
Mercury is a fast-moving planet. It rules our minds, communication, transportation, and technology, generally. When Mercury is retrograde, we may feel more challenging in communication and expression and are likely to experience traffic delays or flight cancellations. Also, technology may go haywire that gadgets start malfunctioning.
When retrograde happens, it is an excellent time for the RE-moment. It wants us to take a step back and focus on things that associates with reflection, reviewing, reconnecting, relearn, and rethinking.
How Does Mercury Retrograde in Gemini Affect You
Mercury is at its best placement with Gemini. However, this retrograde ain’t gonna make our minds, communication, transportation, and technology easy because this Mercury retrograde happens entirely in Gemini season, which is ruled by Mercury naturally. So, it amplifies our mental energy. We may have difficulty understanding each other and have to work harder at expressing ourselves.
With Mercury Retrograde in Gemini, we may not communicate openly as we think we are. Our communication is likely to be more indirect. So, it could be a great time to develop a new, different way of communicating and expressing yourself to people. Although Jupiter in Pisces squares Mercury Retrograde in Gemini, it challenges you to look at things differently and how you could express yourself from a different perspective.
It could be an excellent time to reconnect with the mind, relearn something that you used to love, share knowledge, gather information with same-minded people, and review your plan for a solid foundation under the Mercury retrograde in Gemini. Try to stay focus on one thing that you want to work on again. Don’t rush it because you have three weeks period to go over it.
Don’t feel terrified when retrograde happens. It is here to remind us that we need to break or slow things down with energy. It helps us to replenish our energy to stay longer in the game. So, we do not burn out quickly.