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As some of you may know, Mercury went into retrograde a few days ago and is expected to stay that way for a few weeks. If you’re into astrology and follow planetary alignments, you might be groaning right now. The words Mercury Retrograde probably bring to mind a lot of bad stuff: communication issues, arguments with loved ones, problems with technology… Basically, if something goes wrong and Mercury is in retrograde, it’s been a safe bet to blame it on that.

But you’re wrong.

I think Mercury Retrograde has gotten a bad rap in the last couple of years. And I know, because I used to be one of those people who dreaded it and put my life on hold until ‘the planets were better aligned.’ Here’s the problem with that: Mercury goes into retrograde a lot. You can’t always put things on hold and, honestly, you can’t always…

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