If we were not so single-minded
about keeping our lives moving,
and for once could do nothing,
perhaps a huge silence
might interrupt this sadness
of never understanding ourselves
and of threatening ourselves with death.
– Pablo Neruda, from “Keeping Quiet”
Confused, overwhelmed, super-sensitive, exhausted? (Me too!) Neptune is stationing, appearing to stand still before reversing directions, and we’re being drawn into the dreamtime. Spaciness, mental confusion, Mercury-Retro-esque miscommunications and technical glitches – these are all Neptunian strategies to slow us down and turn our attention inward.
Neptune turns Retrograde on Friday (1:25 am PDT), but… read more.