Mercury started its retrograde in Libra on September 9 until October 2. This Mercury retrograde will end in the sign of Virgo, and while Mercury stays in the retrograde motion, it is essential to remain flexible and mindful of your thoughts and actions. During this time, you may feel confused and overwhelmed with ideas, making this an excellent opportunity for practising yoga, meditation, reading, spending time in nature and generally doing anything that helps you calm down your mind and express all your ideas and thoughts.
Since Mercury Retrograde can cause disruptions with technology, take special care with your digital data. Back up all your valuable files and photos. Mercury also rules documents, proposals, tests and contracts, so read everything carefully before signing anything important. It is not the best time for starting anything new. It is, however, an excellent time to continue a project that began before Mercury turned retrograde.
For those born during Mercury retrograde, you may become more vibrant and productive during this time. However, you will still be affected by Mercury’s influence. Nevertheless, there could be some unexpected opportunities turning up for you, so stay alert and keep your eyes open!
September’s Mercury Retrograde Horoscope for Your Zodiac Sign
This retrograde acts as an excellent opportunity for reviewing any contracts or agreements you may have. Alternatively, old issues that you thought were forgotten might come back, and you may find yourself having to deal with them. Mercury retrograde in the 7th house has also got its benefits, as it can bring you closer with your partner by allowing you to identify and clarify differences of opinion. By the time this retrograde is over, you may both feel like you understand each other a lot better.This retrograde acts as an excellent opportunity to review your dietary or health-related habits to maintain a healthy lifestyle. You may also find it useful to re-organise your diary as daily demands this month may require you to become more flexible and adaptable. This retrograde may create a atemporary creative blockage, resulting in a occassional loss of confidence in your creative abilities. Under the influence of this retrograde, there is also often a tendency to compare yourself to others. To move away from the negative and limiting thoughts, try to do things that inspire you and stimulate the creative side of your psyche. This retrograde may stimulate you to review your long-term decisions regarding your financial security and stability. While reassessing your present living conditions, you may ask yourself whether you should fix something in the current home or move to another? If your present home doesn’t meet your expectations, you may decide that something needs to change as soon as this retrograde is over This retrograde may stimulate your thirst for knowledge. It could be a time of major realisations with memories from childhood coming back unexpectedly. Watch out as you might be misinformed or even lied to by someone in your community. The information you gather might not be correct or accurate at this time. For this reason, you may find it beneficial to use more than one source in order to confirm the information you require. This retrograde may stimulate you to retreat and withdraw from the outside world, as this is when your spiritual life is mainly emphasized. The need to reassess your life achievements and recharge your batteries is now stronger than usual. You may also feel like you can’t rely on anyone with specific issues in your present life situation. It could perhaps be because it is up to you to decide what decision to make next. This retrograde may stimulate you to reassess your needs, goals and desires. This is a good time to put into action what you already have and know. You may find yourself returing to old projects and ideas. Try to delay making any major changes especially the ones concerning your physical appearance and personal goals, as you might regret these decisions when Mercury stations direct on October 2nd. Take it easy and think things through in order to avoid dissappointment.
This retrograde may stimulate you to retreat and withdraw from the outside world, as this is when your spiritual life is mainly emphasized. The need to reassess your life achievements and recharge your batteries is now stronger than usual. You may also feel like you can’t rely on anyone with specific issues in your present life situation. It could perhaps be because it is up to you to decide what decision to make next.
Justyna Rossy D.M. Astrol, STA Diph, based in the UK is an astrological consultant and a writer specializing in natal, vocational and predictive astrology. Justyna was certified with merit from the Mayo School of Astrology in London, and has high knowledge of both modern and classical implications of a chart interpretation. Justyna’s passion is exploring the mysteries of life using the ancient symbolic wisdom behind the time, date and place of birth in order to help others achieve their most magnificent and greatest potential.