Although Amanda Plummer appears gentle and sympathetic toward others (as explained in the previous chapter), she is also a "warrior". Plummer sometimes feels torn between these two facets of her character: the sensitive, tenderhearted, home-loving side, and the assertive, competitive, risk-taking side. People who first meet Amanda Plummer often think that she is a "softy", but later find out that she is strong willed and pursues her goals aggressively.
She is a person who thrives on challenge, and she often feels that she must battle her way through life, relying on no one and nothing but her own strength, intelligence and courage. Amanda Plummer believes in being totally honest, true to herself and her own vision and convictions, even if it means standing alone. Honesty, integrity, personal honor and authenticity are Plummer's gods, and she has no sympathy for weakness of character in others.
Amanda Plummer craves the freedom to do things in her own way, and she works very well independently. Cooperating with others or carrying out another's will is not her style. Amanda likes to be the chief - or to go it alone.
Amanda Plummer loves action and if others are settling down into a nice, comfortable little rut, then she is always ready to stir things up, do something new, make changes and introduce some fresh blood. Routine and sameness are tantamount to death for her. She is not afraid of trying something that has never been done before, and even though she may sometimes be perceived as a fool, Amanda Plummer also discovers, invents and initiates things that others will later emulate. Taking risks and following her own star are the breath of life for Plummer, and she wilts (or gets very frustrated and angry) if she cannot do this.
She is spontaneous, impulsive, direct, enthusiastic and assertive. Amanda Plummer believes in the power of positive thinking and positive action, and she perceives herself as a strong, even invincible, person. Amanda Plummer hates being ill or in a position of dependency. Accepting her own human limitations and emotional needs is often difficult for her.
She is basically aggressive in her attitudes and less adept at relating to others, picking up on subtle messages and nuances, listening, nurturing and harmonizing. She is often so fired up about her own projects or goals that she inadvertently runs over or ignores other people's feelings and interests. Being receptive and appreciative of others' contributions, ideas and feelings would be highly instrumental in improving Plummer's relationships. Her impatience to get on with things causes Amanda Plummer to be rather insensitive, thereby alienating others unnecessarily. She also frequently tries to accomplish her goals through anger or temper tantrums. Amanda Plummer would gain much by learning to slow down, relax and sometimes just let things be, however her energetic, restless nature rarely allows Amanda Plummer to do so.
Her career, reputation and public image are very important to Plummer. Amanda Plummer has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. She is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Amanda Plummer may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Amanda Plummer tends to see things from her perspective only and to be rather subjective. She also enjoys talking and expressing her views but does not always listen as well. Amanda Plummer has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and she needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Amanda Plummer is loving and well loved by others, and has a strong need for relationships that offer kindness, friendship and affection. Her artistic and creative powers are also well developed and Amanda does everything in a harmonious, gracious, pleasing manner. Aesthetics are very important to Plummer, as are her personal appearance and attractiveness.
Although Amanda Plummer prefers harmony and accord, she also has a confrontational side.
Plummer can be an inspiring leader of a team or group effort. Her dynamism and energy evokes the same in others, and she sees healthy competition between people as a plus. Generally, Amanda Plummer enjoys fine health as well.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Plummer, and she does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how she is going to live her life. Amanda Plummer craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Amanda Plummer possesses inventive and creative genius.
Along with her energy and drive, Amanda Plummer has high ideals and an active fantasy life. There is a dreamer and an idealist in Plummer, as well as a doer and a fighter. Amanda wants to win but not at the expense of others, and this may be somewhat of a dilemma for her.
Amanda Plummer tends to be very impressionable and psychically open, and as a youngster, she may have been dominated in relationships with more forceful personalities. Afraid of confrontation, Plummer may have become passive, identified herself as a helpless victim, or tried to achieve her desires in underhanded ways.
Amanda's hypersensitivity to her environment is likely to be a challenge for her in other ways as well. Pollutants, ugliness or dissonance in any form may affect Amanda Plummer more than most people.
Plummer always seems to find the right words to verbalize her feelings, especially in regard to love and friendship. Amanda Plummer also has a keen sense of beauty and she probably appreciates art, music or poetry.
Amanda Plummer has a harmonious balance between her body, soul and spirit. She enjoys intellectual challenges from others, but tends to form her own mental attitudes and philosophies of life. She may be interested in studying human nature and matters of health.
She is well aware of her limitations and has a strong desire to go her own way in life. There is a note of gravity to Amanda's personality and she appears somewhat somber. It is not easy for Amanda Plummer to relax and enjoy and she prefers to work in seclusion.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Cancer and Sun in Aries
Sun in Aries
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Conjunct Venus
Sun aspects Venus and Mars
Sun Sextile Mars
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun aspects Mars and Neptune
Sun Quincunx Neptune
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Sun Conjunct Mercury/MC
Sun Opposition Saturn/Asc.