Mercury retrograde occurs three times a year. Usually in the months of January – February, June – July, September – October. … “Mercury retrograde is also a time for channeling mental energy inward, reflecting, re-assessing, and rethinking whatever it is we’ve been focused on over the past few months.
What happens to a person during Mercury retrograde? Expect to have more or less energy than you‘re used to, particularly of the nervous variety. It can either zap you of your usual zest and leave you feeling lethargic, It may also fill you with chaotic, scattered energy that might have you feeling restless, unfocused and anxious.
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 mood.
Mercury rules the part of us which absorbs information in an instant and transmits that information to others. When he retrogrades, the normal flow of energy is reversed. Ideas and thoughts seem to get stuck within our mind, instead of easily pouring out to others.
~ 20 incense cones designed to increase your flow, better your communication, and add a little spark to your days in retrograde.
Instructions: Light an incense cone and say this incantation:
“I seek to find a steady frame, and believe that life is but a game, of finding focus, setting stakes, to reach or fail then reach and make, a goal or certain set of rules, that, I set ~ and then re-tool, for balance comes and then it goes, to find its way back where it knows”