I am going to talk about progressed Mercury! Progressed planets are mostly useful for predictive astrology and helps show how you’ve grown in certain aspects of your life. Progressed planets are when your planet(s) actually moves through the signs, houses, or other natal planets. Progressed Mercury rules over communication, learning, and decision making. There are many sites out there that can draw up a progressed chart for you!
Progressed Aries Mercury: This is a time in your life where you feel most outgoing and expressive.
You might find new empowerment and bravery towards communication.
You have a LOT of energy to burn towards education, decision making, and ideas. This is a promising time for a fresh start.
Progressed Taurus Mercury: You are more patient and reserved with communication. There is a huge focus on slow decision making.
This is a good time to reflect on your values, self-esteem, wants, and needs.
You might be more practical with learning and decision making during this time period.
Progressed Gemini Mercury: A lot is going to be happening in the realm of the mind, communication, learning, and decision making!
You might find yourself more social, talkative, persuasive, but also scattered in your communication.
While you might trip up and become unfocused occasionally this is a great time to hone your communicative skills.
You will have a more restless mind, can develop wit or more humor, and you’ll desire a LOT of interaction with others.
This is a promising time for learning. You will have a thirst for knowledge and can retain information easier. This is one of the best times to make new friends and connections.
Progressed Cancer Mercury: This period has a huge focus on learning to express yourself emotionally. Long-standing issues can be resolved.
You can be extra sensitive during this time when communicating with others.
Making new friends/lovers is slowed down unless they help uncover an emotional challenge you’re solving.
Be careful of getting stuck on memories or creating grudges during this time period.
Progressed Leo Mercury: This is a promising time for self-expression on a creative, empowering, or confident level. You speak your mind now. You have faith in yourself and identity and have a desire to show people more of YOU.
This is a period of time where you come out with traits/aspects about yourself to the world.
You have a confident approach towards decision making and you find ways to make learning fun.
Progressed Virgo Mercury: This is a good time for education and honing in on your talents and learning style.
You are likely practical but also cooperative and efficient in your communication right now.
You make good impressions and understand how to better communicate in a polite way. Watch out for self-criticism!
Progressed Libra Mercury: Here is a good time to better understand yourself and others. Learning is done more so via people/relationships.
You are honing your communication skills and maintaining relationships.
You might meet new lifelong friends or lovers during this time. Connections and relationships are key right now.
Progressed Scorpio Mercury: You are likely much more reserved, introspective, and possibly socially isolated at times right now.
Decision making is intense, slower, and complicated. Communication is focused on the deeper side of things.
Your communication is geared towards emotional expression, helping others, and communicating with your inner self. Learning can be distracted by trials and deep thought.
Progressed Sagittarius Mercury: Here is a time of exploration and newness! New friends, going back to school, and exploring other cultures/beliefs will be happening now. This is a time for freedom in your communication and learning. You feel lighter and speak with more optimism.
You can be highly impulsive and adventurous in your decision making.
Progressed Capricorn Mercury: You are more rational and methodical in communication. You are reserved with self-expression via emotions.
Your communication style is serious now and your decisions calculated and practical.
This is a good time for judgment and planning but also watch out for negativity, doubt, and blocked feelings.
Progressed Aquarius Mercury: Your communication style is charismatic but maybe detached. You make friends easily but not closer relations.
Your decision making process is on a big-picture scale and more innovative. This is a great time for ideas.
You might discover new subjects you want to explore, your thinking/perspective is likely changed too. Just want to emphasize the change in your thinking during this time!
Progressed Pisces Mercury: You might become more reclusive and lost in your imagination/mind during this time.
A lot of your decision making is fueled by emotions and a desire for escapism. This is a good time to explore your imagination but you can easily get detached from reality.