drive and ambition
Anna Popplewell has a warrior's attitude - decisive, courageous, and bold. Anna tends to always crave action, even when waiting for an opportune moment or not doing anything at all would actually be effective in the long-term. She absolutely cannot tolerate being passive or even patient about getting what she wants. Anna Popplewell feels that it is up to her to take the initiative and she pursues her goal or desire very aggressively.
She is also self-reliant, in that she does not depend on others to do things for her or help her along, and Anna Popplewell is often irritated when other people offer advice or direction. Cooperation rarely comes easily to her. She is willful and can be quite oblivious to others' desires or feelings when she is pursuing something she wants. She is highly competitive, enjoys a challenge or a good fight, and may be downright pugnacious at times. Abounding in energy and enthusiasm at the start of a new venture, Anna Popplewell needs a very positive response and encouragement in order to sustain her interest throughout. If a project is not successful from the start, she is liable to drop it and move on to something else rather than rework or refine it. She has a strong desire to blaze new trails and put her own twist to things. Popplewell can discover, invent and initiate new things, but she is impatient and may lack the stamina and perseverance needed see a long-term project through.
She is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Anna Popplewell will forge ahead with her plans regardless of the reservations of others. In fact, Popplewell often feels other people get in her way and she prefers to work on her own. Anna is active, assertive and rather competitive as well.
Ordinary life often seems drab and uninteresting to Anna and she must have something that stirs her imagination - a vision or ideal or dream to motivate her. Anna Popplewell has a strong urge to act out her fantasies or to live her dream, and Anna Popplewell will act where others merely talk or dream. Artistic creation, drama or other areas in which Popplewell can express herself imaginatively are excellent for her.
Work that only serves her own narrow personal interests does not satisfy Anna Popplewell. She may lack the competitive edge, the fighting spirit, the "me first" attitude that is often required for material advancement and success. She also tends to either overestimate or underestimate her own power and abilities.
She is intensely willful and can create trouble for herself by rather unconsciously forging ahead, without realizing that she is trampling over people. Sometimes, if Anna Popplewell cannot get what she wants directly, she will try to dominate, manipulate or seek power in a covert, subtle sort of way.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in her community can be hers. Anna Popplewell feels that her destiny involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some way. Anna possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Anna Popplewell should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Her aspirations in life are likely to be quite unusual, extraordinary or ahead of their time. Anna Popplewell is a nonconformist who insists on doing things her own way and follows a zigzag path toward her ambitions.
Rebelling against authority seems to be one aspect of her life's plan. Anna Popplewell simply cannot force herself into a pre-cast mold of any kind.
She may have to overcome something in her background or personal past in order to achieve her long-range goals and ambitions. Sometimes Anna Popplewell may feel pulled in two different directions - what others expect of her or what she needs to do in order to progress versus what her old conditioning or her emotional predisposition would have her do. Overcoming the pull of the past is the key.
Anna very much wants to be in a position to be able to positively influence and help many people. However, she may believe that she has to sacrifice her idealism or convictions in order to achieve her ambitions. At times her desire for prominence, popularity or stature may make Anna Popplewell do things that put her in a dubious position vis-à-vis her superiors.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Aries
Mars in 1st house
Mars Square Neptune
Mars Quincunx Pluto
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Uranus
Moon Square MC
Jupiter Quincunx MC