March 31, 2017: Mercury in Taurus and Mercury Retrograde

On Friday March 31st, the planet Mercury left Aries and entered Taurus. In this position, Mercury is realistic and sensible. Taurus is one of the “home signs” of Venus. Astrologers associate the Bull with the arts, music, luxury, sophistication, and all things related to “culture.” Naturally, with Mercury in Taurus, we may be inclined to…

Wednesday April 23rd: Mercury in Taurus

On Wednesday April 23rd, Mercury leaves Ram Aries and moves into Bull Taurus. Mercury governs learning, critical thinking, communication and overall exchange with others. In this constellation, Mercury is realistic, practical and sensible. As a Fixed sign, Mercury in Taurus prides itself on unwavering concentration and reliability. Conversations under this transition simply: Earth signs prefer…

May 1st 2013: Mercury into Taurus

  Mercury leaves quick thinking Aries to settle into Taurus on Wednesday May 1st and will stay there until May 15th. In this position, Mercury encourages practicality and realism when intermingling with others. Aries enjoys tackling challenges and taking on leadership roles: any position we can take that provides us some level of control worked…