How does Mercury retrograde affect us?
Mercury retrograde is an optical illusion which means it looks as if the planet is moving backwards from our view here on earth. Astrologers believe that during this perceived backwards motion, technology and communication could get disrupted, putting a damper on anyone’s summer mood.
What does Mercury in retrograde mean in astrology?
We refer to these periods as times when Mercury is in apparent retrograde motion, or simply ”Mercury retrograde.” To those who practice astrology, these times in particular were traditionally associated with confusion, delay, and frustration. Think undelivered love letters, email blunders, and frazzled travel plans!
What signs will be affected by Mercury retrograde 2022?
- Mercury is going retrograde in the sign of Capricorn on December 29, 2022.
- This astrological event will likely impact your interpersonal relationships—but don’t freak out yet.
- Mercury retrograde will impact all zodiac signs, but Capricorn and Cancer will feel it the most.