mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Andre Rison, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Rison at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Andre Rison as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Andre often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Rison can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Andre Rison is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Andre Rison as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Andre has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Andre Rison is the perpetual student who will be involved in higher education, philosophy or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing or communication are also areas of interest to Rison. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
He speaks clearly, decisively, and convincingly and thoroughly enjoys a vigorous discussion or debate. Andre Rison would be an effective lawyer or public speaker, a salesman of ideas. Others tend to listen to Rison and follow his lead, and he has a talent for directing people and making decisions. Andre Rison also has an aptitude for writing - especially criticism or satire.
Andre Rison has a tendency to show other people that he is someone to be reckoned with. He is inclined to be irritable, easily angered, and quick to take offense. Andre Rison may also have a sharp tongue and he is likely to have frequent quarrels or disputes in his relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Trine Mars
Mercury Opposition Mars/Asc.