We’ve suffered through countless rounds of Mercury retrograde, clogging up all lines of clear thinking and communication, but how nervous should we be about this upcoming Venus retrograde (May 13 to June 25, 2020)? Here, I’ll explain.
What does it mean?
Venus retrograde, like all retrogrades, means that the power of the planet in question will be diminished. In this case, Venus rules over love, beauty and material possessions—all of our favorite things! Does that mean we won’t fall in love or acquire nice things during this period?
No, we’ll be fine. What Venus retrograde is really all about is taking stock of what we already love and have and making sure it’s working for us and reflecting our values. Are we in the right relationships? Are we giving them appropriate weight in our lives? Do we have too much stuff? (Yes, always…) These are the kinds of questions Venus in retrograde asks us to consider.
What should we do?
During Venus retrograde, it’s a good idea to do the following: