challenges and difficulties
He is very self-conscious and has a great need for ego-affirmation and praise. Expressing himself freely and openly is not easy for Cooper. Alice Cooper tends to work hard at playing and "having fun", rather than being light-hearted and spontaneous. Developing self-love and self-acceptance regardless of his "performance" is an important task for Alice.
Cooper is generally not a "joiner" and he does not feel comfortable in clubs, organizations or other groups of people that are centered on some common ideal or interest. If Alice Cooper does participate in a group, he may find the rules and procedures restrictive - or he may simply feel that he does not fit in with the others.
Being alone or with older, more experienced people suits Alice Cooper better than being with groups of his own peers.
He is suspicious of groups, crowds, and social organizations. Cooper is quick to pick up on social charades and insincerity and avoids the limelight and glamour. Alice Cooper is direct and to the point in speech and manner, stubborn and inflexible, and often unwilling to communicate his innermost feelings and thoughts.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Alice Cooper instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Alice Cooper needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Alice Cooper benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Alice Cooper a sense of inner balance.
Alice Cooper has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Alice needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Cooper also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in relationships that are more than superficial or casual - in particular in cases where Alice Cooper has merged emotionally, legally, or financially with another person - that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Cooper will see these issues arise in close partnerships of any kind, especially when there is a mutual dependency involved. Dealing with in-laws, inheritances, and legal matters involving joint custody, shared assets, and resources is also a part of this.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 11th house
Saturn Conjunct Pluto
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 8th house