Taking Time Out
Having Fun with Friends and Family
Avoiding Blame Games
Examining the Foundations of Your Life
Astrological transits are a part of what is usually called predictive astrology, the claim of astrology to predict or forecast future trends and developments. Most astrologers nowadays regard the term 'prediction' as something of a misnomer, as modern astrology does not claim to directly predict future events as such. Instead it is claimed that an astrological pattern with regard to the future can correspond with any one of a variety of possibilities. What is in fact foretold is the trend of circumstances and the nature of the individual's reaction to the situation
Mercury spends about a week in each natal house. During that time it affects your mental outlook, communications with others, and urges to take trips. When Mercury is in retrograde motion during its transit it may introduce delays in the affairs under its influence.
Mercury Opposition Natal Midheaven
It might be necessary to ask for important deadlines to be put off, or to take a pause from your professional progression, as during this transit your home and the foundations of your life will take precedence.
Retreat to where you feel comfortable and reflect on what it is that you are building your life on. Are you attempting to construct castles on sand? Or do you have a more-or-less solid foundations?
If the latter, home in on the less solid parts. Ask yourself what are they and what you could do to strengthen them.
You will be concerned with family matters at this time, and family meetings are likely. During them, be sure to avoid finger-pointing communication. Blame will not get you anywhere, and with most things we are all usually a bit culpable.
You are likely to have some visits from friends at this time, and their unconditional acceptance of you will be just what you need as you search for answers.
You may end up spending a lot of time deal with business matters that relate to your home, you may think about the past a lot and feel sentimental or homesick. Avoid beating yourself up over past issues or disappointments and try and spend fun times with your family.
Useful Mercury Opposition Natal Midheaven Crystals