Mars Retrograde in Scorpio ♂ May 27 – June 29

May 27 – June 29, 2016 Click here to learn about Mars. Once every two years, Mars turns retrograde for approximately three months. Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Backwards motion appears to happen when Earth passes slower moving planets in the outer solar […]

Saturn turns direct in Scorpio ♄ Aug 2

Saturn turns direct in Scorpio from Aug 2 – Sep 17, 2015 before reentering Sagittarius Click here to learn about Saturn. Click here to learn about Scorpio. From October 2012 to December 2014, Saturn transited Scorpio. Thanks to a recent retrograde period, we had the oh-so-lovely opportunity to experience this very intense transit all over […]

Saturn Retrograde in Scorpio ♄ June 14 – Aug 2

Saturn continues his retrograde transit in Scorpio from June 14 – August 2 Click here to learn about Saturn. Click here to learn about Scorpio. To be very clear, planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Backwards motion appears to happen when Earth passes slower […]

Mercury Rx in Scorpio (!!) October 4 – 10

Mercury will station retrograde in Scorpio from October 4 – 10 before reentering Libra Click here to learn more about Mercury. So we’ve talked about Mercury stationing retrograde starting October 4 and Mercury entering fixed water sign Scorpio as of last Saturday. Let’s combine the two and discuss the nature of Mercury Retrograde in this […]