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About juliesimmons

I am an astrologer. I love Mercury Retrograde. Especially when I am aligned for it.

Flavor of Mercury retrograde January – February 2021

Our first Mercury retrograde of 2021 is in Aquarius, an air sign. All the Mercury retrogrades this year are in air. Some of you may be aware of the Jupiter Saturn conjunction in Aquarius on the solstice, another indication of … Continue reading

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Flavor of Mercury retrograde October 13 – November 3 2020

This particular Mercury retrograde begins on the same day that Mars opposes the Sun – the exact midpoint of Mars’ retrograde period. For those who are tuned into the Mars retrograde it makes sense to see it as a time … Continue reading

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Flavor of Mercury retrograde June 18 – July 12th, 2020

If you’re following along with astrology these days you might think you are weary of so many retrograde planets, and now Mercury comes along to join the fray. Outer planets are retrograde for much of each year. But this year, … Continue reading

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Flavor of Mercury Retrograde October 31, 2019

Mercury is stationery, retrograde conjunct Venus in Scorpio. This might be encouragement to express our feelings with as much beauty and art as we can. The secret of using Scorpio energy is to feel what we feel but not to … Continue reading

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