I'm usually a bit wary posting links on the forums with the strict moderatorship, but I found this article about the upcoming Mercury Retrograde period quite uplifting and wanted to share it. It's a bit abstract, written from a somewhat "spiritual" perspective, so it may not be everyone's cup up tea.
Here's the link: Mercury Retrograde in *Capricorn* Redesign Your Blueprint for Success
Now, I'm aware we can only quote 100 words, so I'll choose the excerpt wisely. This is exactly 77 words, if I've counted correctly.
This is a time to see where you may have given away your inner authority to others, with expectations that were ultimately not met. Set some goals to *achieve* something tangible with your ideas in 2010 and use all the Retrograde periods to review your thoughts, words and deeds for *effectiveness*. Release those thoughts and ideas which no longer serve you, use the Retrograde periods (all year) to bless with gratitude and *release* once and for all.
In addition to providing a place to discuss this article, I invite you to share your experiences with Mercury's transit into Capricorn, as well as the Mercury Retrograde and "shadow" periods. I'm particularly curious how we'll react to transiting Mercury conjunct Pluto in Capricorn...