You're Not Crazy, Mercury Is In Retrograde Pin
When Mercury goes retrograde many believe that communication falls apart, and relics of the past return. It's a time when, allegedly, you shouldn't start anything new but rather restart something old. A time when you can dwell on the past to discover new insights. But boy, do things go wrong.
Whether you believe in it or not, isn't it nice to be able to blame misfortune on the stars... at least just for a few a weeks.