The Universe has granted you two weeks of peace before unleashing its wrath, the Mercury Retrograde. It begins on January 14 and will last as long as February 3.
You will be bombarded with technological issues, brain fogs, and comms clashes while being able to slow things down and reflect on yourself. You can outsmart all this mayhem by simply understanding the Mercury retrograde in 2022.
The planet has entered Aquarius on January 1 and can put some strains on technological comms or your friendships. It can also bring in confusion regarding your money when Mercury enters Capricorn on January 25.
Learn How The Mercury Retrograde Will Affect Each Zodiac Sign
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
You need to do your best in order to be a team player as fights within your group can cause frustrations over the coming weeks. Do not get caught up in gossip or arguments as it can make things difficult at work or in your society.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
You might experience some slowdowns in your career, so try starting a new program. You also need to take care of incomplete businesses which will later help you to take proper action once the Mercury retrograde ends.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
You might feel that the mercury retrograde is hitting you harder than others. You might be great at processing new info but this trait might not be as easy as you think, now. You need to utilize this time to go deep and work through your innermost fears which are holding you back from reaching your goals.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
The Mercury retrograde is the perfect time for you to settle your debts. The past promises can come back to focus which will then force you to keep your words. This drama will also spill into your relations and surface resentments out into the open. You need to deal with all your secret so that you can go ahead with a clear mind.
Leo (July 23 – Aug. 22)
The Mercury retrograde offers extra focus into your relationships as it makes it harder for you to see things for what they are. Misunderstandings can cause frictions between you and your partner, so do not spend additional time than what is comfortable or scheduled. Keep in mind that quality is more important than just quantity.
Virgo (Aug. 23 – Sept. 22)
The Mercury retrograde will shake up your calendar so brace yourself for some messy weeks. You also need to give yourself some flexibility while making plans. This can create some issues in romance as the scheduling can cause certain dates to be postponed.
Libra (Sept. 23 – Oct. 22)
You might not get any inspiration during this retrograde as you will frequently experience clashes with your family or hit some snags in your romantic life. It might even take the fun out of certain enjoyable things. You can use this time to reflect on yourself and spend some quality time practicing self-care.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 – Nov. 21)
You need to do some house cleaning under the Mercury retrograde. You need to take charge and clear up the issues at home or find a solution to a drama with a family member. It might be tricky to communicate so be extra conscientious when you express yourself in conversations.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21)
You can get caught up in drama if you are not careful about your words. Anything that has no thought behind it can cause tremendous misunderstandings, so it is best for you to keep shush. You need to avoid to try relieving this stress by practicing therapy as you are prone to overspend during this retrograde.
Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19)
You need to be careful with your finances as they can get quite messy. Put a limit to your expenses and keep some liquid money aside for emergencies. You also can handle this retrograde by starting new endeavors and refining your current goals.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18)
The Mercury retrograde will begin in your sign and make the effects feel extra personal. It might be tough for you to see yourself clearly, so put new ideas in the background until the end of the retrograde and think about your current goals to make proper adjustments.
Pisces (Feb. 19 – March 20)
You might not feel like yourself and your sense of intuition won’t be as clear as it usually is. You can feel out of touch with your friends and avoid taking things personally when it comes to such snags. You will feel better once Mercury becomes direct.