Frequency: Once a year
Length: Five to six months
Pluto may be small and (very, very) far from Earth, but it still has a major influence on us, as it rules large-scale transformations, rebirth, and how power manifests in our lives. Of course, these forces don’t come to our attention as often as, say, communication, so the effects of Pluto’s retrogrades are definitely subtler than those of Mercury’s. Simply, these periods arrive to highlight where you may need to change, adjust, or, yes, transform.
How to handle it: “[Look] within and find hidden sources of power and inner strength that furthers goals”