2017 is finally almost over, and I’m sure most of us our counting down the days to the New Year. However, if you though the worst day of the year has long passed, you should seriously prepare for tomorrow. According to current astrological predictions, the Winter Solstice — which occurs tomorrow on Dec. 21 — will be the unluckiest day of the year. The Winter Solstice is the day during the year with the fewest hours of sunlight in the Northern Hemisphere, due to the tilt of the Earth. Though the Winter Solstice is celebrated across the globe by different communities, this it coincides with several astrological phenomenons that can apparently wreak havoc on your life. How to survive Dec. 21 is a question sure to be on everyone's mind as we enter the literal worst day of 2017.
In addition to Dec. 21 supposedly being the unluckiest day of the year, Mercury Retrograde is not over until Dec. 22. According to the Astrotwins, Mercury Retrograde could cause “conversations could devolve into endless ethical debates or escalate into shouting matches where everyone wants to be right,” as well as cause travel and technology disruptions. However, there are ways to keep astrology and the stars from messing with your life, relationships, and work. Here are 11 ways to survive the unluckiest day of the entire year (aka, tomorrow).