This month, on May 2023, something important will be happening in the astrological world: Mercury will be in retrograde. This means that certain zodiac signs will be facing challenges related to communication and understanding.
As Mercury is no longer direct, it may be difficult for some to express their thoughts clearly and accurately, leading to a risk of being misunderstood. This can have an impact on both personal and professional life, and so it is important to be aware of its effects.
In order to help you navigate this period, our blog will be releasing the astrological predictions for each zodiac sign so that you can prepare for its effects. Stay tuned!
Mercury retrograde: an astrological phenomenon
May brings with it the astrological phenomenon of Mercury retrograde. During this time, Mercury appears to move backward in the sky and its influence can be felt around the world.
Celestial communication is disrupted, and some signs may struggle to express themselves clearly, leading to misunderstandings. Others may benefit from the retrograde however, gaining access to inner wisdom and creative inspiration.
It’s important to stay grounded during this time and take extra care when communicating with others. By understanding the effects of Mercury retrograde, we can use it to our advantage and enjoy a month of transformation and growth.
Aries (April 19 – May 13)
During the month of May, Mercury retrograde will be in full swing, and Aries will find themselves facing a difficult time in communication.
The fiery spirit of Aries will want to take charge and express their thoughts and feelings, however the misunderstandings that come with Mercury retrograde will make it hard for them to do so.
It is important for Aries to take extra care when expressing themselves, as they are likely to be misconstrued and could result in hurt feelings. Taking extra time to ensure their message is understood correctly is key for Aries during this time.
Taurus (May 14 – June 19)
Mercury retrograde in the month of May will put Taurus in a tricky situation when it comes to communicating. Their usually determined nature may cause them to rush conversations or decisions, resulting in misunderstandings.
As much as they may want to push through, it is important for Taurus to take their time and think carefully before they speak. This way they can make sure that what they are saying is being properly understood, and avoid any potential conflicts.
Gemini (June 20 – July 20)
For Gemini, Mercury retrograde during the month of May will bring about some communication frustrations. Although Gemini’s eloquent way with words might usually get them out of a jam, this month they should be especially careful when talking.
It is important that they take their time to think through what they are saying and ensure that it won’t be misunderstood by others. Without taking extra caution, Gemini runs the risk of being misinterpreted or causing an upset.