challenges and difficulties
She is very self-conscious and has a great need for ego-affirmation and praise. Expressing herself freely and openly is not easy for Bach. Barbara Bach tends to work hard at playing and "having fun", rather than being light-hearted and spontaneous. Developing self-love and self-acceptance regardless of her "performance" is an important task for Barbara.
Barbara Bach has a mature, disciplined, serious attitude toward life which colors everything she does. Caution and realism are her virtues though Barbara limits herself at times by being too careful, shy, or fearful, and not believing in herself enough or being assertive when necessary. Others find Barbara Bach difficult to get to know intimately, as Bach tends to distance herself from them or to put forth a rather stern, "adult" face to the world.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Barbara Bach instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Barbara Bach needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Barbara Bach needs to take what she has learned (either through formal education or her own questing and life experience) and share it with others, communicate it or express it in a way that can benefit others. Knowledge and understanding, which does not enhance either Barbara's quality of life or that of persons in her world, is of little real value. Putting Bach's understanding, philosophy, and convictions into practice in her daily relationships, and in the multiple choices she makes every day, will enable Barbara Bach to really test her belief system and discover more about life.
When under stress, Barbara Bach is apt to seek refuge in imagining that the grass is greener elsewhere, rather than working with what is at hand. Barbara Bach needs to cultivate her ability to live in the present!
It is in any involvements she has with teams, clubs, organizations, networks, and the like that Barbara Bach is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above need to be channeled into some sort of group effort or experience, or have some impact on society at large.
The following are specific activities that will support Barbara Bach in her growth. These may or may not feel natural to Bach, and she may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to her path to wholeness.
Barbara Bach should be willing to become more of a free thinker, to experiment and change, to loosen her ties to tradition and the known and to allow for new developments. She needs to practice getting involved in an area involving new techniques, rapid changes and innovation. Barbara can be part of the avant-garde promoting such changes - be it in science, music or social relationships. Barbara Bach has to be willing to be different and perhaps to be considered eccentric or odd.
Barbara Bach has a strong desire to share her opinions with others and is inclined to seek out people who have the same ideas that she has. She may enjoy studying and developing her intellectual interests with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 1st house
N. Node in Gemini
N. Node in 11th house
N. Node Conjunct Uranus
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/MC