The mid-August Mercury Retrograde motion turns comprehending light upon the Aug 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse, bringing reexamined clarity when the planet conjoins in conjunction force with Mars in early September.
The great communicator goes SRx in Toronto on August 13, 2017 around 10 PM at 11° of the analytical, earth sign of Virgo. Time to reevaluate your thinking, communications, speech, and understanding in a practical, no nonsense Virgo like way. Reassess your own natal chart, identifying where Mercury Rx at 11° of Virgo falls. This is the area of life that will require your hands-on reexamination.
The solar eclipse will occur at 2:30 pm here in Toronto on Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 28°52′ Leo, upon the new moon. Sweeping, sudden change is possible with all eclipses. Once again, take your natal chart and observe which house this solar eclipse at 28° of Leo falls and consider what possible transformation may occur. Be mindful of any natal planets in tight aspect to this eclipse degree point. Consider the planet’s myths, archetypes and meaning to help you intuit the potential life alterations.
Both Mercury Rx and Mars will transit to the solar eclipse 28° point on Saturday, Sep 2, 2017. Mercurial reexamination and reassessment will pair with Martian ‘forward ho’ action and suddenly the meaning and manifestation of the summer solar eclipse will shine as brightly as a Leo Sun. Normal communication patterns commence when Mercury stations direct in Toronto on Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017.