Mercury enters shadow phase in just over a week (May 4th, the day of the Scorpio Full Moon) – in case there’s any stuff you want to get out of the way beforehand.
Enters shadow phase May 4th (4+ Gemini)
Stations retrograde May 19th (13+ Gemini)
Stations direct June 11th (4+ Gemini)
Leaves shadow phase June 27th (13+ Gemini)