Mercury goes retrograde (reverses) from Aries into Pisces (March 12th to April 4th). The usual delays, changes and mix-ups will occur but this can work in your favor if you've been overwhelmed by Aries' hectic pace. Assimilate the changes that have happened so far and wait for Mercury to go direct before you add anything new. Venus and Jupiter unite in Taurus on March 14th, gifting everyone with a chance to expand financial or emotional security. This influence could drop something into your lap but you'll get more if you push to make things happen.
Mercury retrograde in your sign can indicate a change of plans. Take all adjustments in stride and don't expect much to be settled until Mercury goes direct. Venus conjunct Jupiter can present you with a pay raise, financial bonus or point of emotional fulfilment. You may be tempted to kick back and enjoy your good fortune but you can get even more out of this influence if you actively pursue opportunities.
Mercury's reversal in your sector of secrets urges you to look for what's not obvious. You may uncover something forgotten/overlooked or discover a new solution. Venus (your ruler) conjunct Jupiter in your sign is a high point for attracting abundance. Watch for a social, romantic or financial breakthrough. What you want will intersect with your confidence to make it happen.
As your ruler goes retrograde, you could find yourself adjusting social goals or group communications. Alternatively, someone from the past could appear but it remains to be seen if they will stick around. Venus and Jupiter unite in your sector of secrets, giving you a private source of happiness. This could be satisfying alone time, private time with someone special or personal, inner resources that you discover. You know that everything is going to be ok because it is.
Career plans and communications do an about-face as Mercury retrogrades in your career sector. Go with the flow if higher-ups change their minds; use any delays as a chance to catch up on work. Venus conjunct Jupiter can manifest romantic opportunities in your social circle or a chance to celebrate with friends. You are appreciated and others will let you know this.
Mercury retrograde can cause travel snafus or delays with legal matters/education. Getting your message to a wider audience could require a different tack or more effort. Venus conjunct Jupiter hands you a career opportunity on a silver platter. You have a rare chance to expand your influence/attract positive attention. Apply for the job, get yourself noticed at the meeting and network, network, network.
Mercury retrograde (your ruler) asks you to recalculate shared resources. Rethinking your strategy can be the wisest move; don't rush forward to hand someone else the keys. Note that this will include re-evaluating what you have to offer. Venus conjunct Jupiter can gift you with a surprise getaway, new romance or opportunity to establish some distant goals. The theme is manifesting something new that seemed to be out of reach. It's in front of you now.
Mercury retrograde puts another spin on relationship discussions/decisions. Don't panic if someone changes their mind or you have a change of heart. It's all part of the process. However, do avoid making commitments or counting on promises until Mercury goes direct. Venus (your ruler) and Jupiter can bring fulfilling intimacy or make you feel secure about where your emotions are going. Alternatively, watch for financial assistance/support, just when you need it.
You'll finally have room to breath as Mercury goes retrograde in your sector of day to day activities. Use delays and miscommunications to your advantage; you can catch up on tasks and take recently established routines for a test drive before adding anything new. Venus and Jupiter introduce a significant new relationship or deepen the bonds with an existing partner. Trust that this next step will be a positive one and don't hold back when someone asks for increased commitment.
Mercury retrograde asks you to take another look at a creative project, romantic flirtation or personal goal. You've been progressing at warp speed but current delays can work in your favor. Use this retrograde period to decide what's best for you. Venus conjunct Jupiter can boost your productivity as long as you keep on top of things. Your daily routine will run smoothly and you'll feel good. Just avoid the temptation to put things off.
The pace of events at home will slow as Mercury goes retrograde. Take another look at plans for relocation, home businesses or family discussions. Past/childhood issues may resurface and need to be dealt with before you can move forward. Venus and Jupiter could introduce an uplifting flirtation, creative opportunity or boost to your ego. Whatever manifests now has serious long term potential.
Watch for communication delays, confusing messages or a dramatic change in your opinions as Mercury reverses in your communication sector. This is not the time to introduce new ideas; what you say will probably be misinterpreted. Use the retrograde period to sort through the flood of information that's already materialized. Venus conjunct Jupiter can bring assistance from family members or increase your home stability.
Mercury retrograde finds you reconsidering a financial or emotional need. Before you take on anything new, use this period to ensure that what you have is what you actually want. Your security base may shift until Mercury goes direct. Venus and Jupiter can deliver a desired message or give your thoughts/words optimistic punch. Don't underestimate the power of solid confidence on others when you make your thoughts known.