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 Bob Woodward, 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 Woodward at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Bob Woodward 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. Bob often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Woodward can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Bob Woodward is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Bob Woodward as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Bob Woodward uses his mind to organize, classify and bring order to his environment. He is interested in refining his technical skills and abilities and is a stickler for details. Woodward is highly likely to be engaged in organizational skills, training others in his area of expertise, or work involving teaching and communications.
His mind is intuitive, imaginative, colorful and strongly influenced by imagery or fantasy. Woodward sees the world with the eyes of an artist or a poet, and the hard sciences, as well as fields of endeavor based on concrete facts, rules or rigorous logic, are not Woodward's forte. At times he is able to perceive things that other people cannot - e.g. the "aura" of a place or a person - while at others, Bob Woodward apparently does not see and/or overlooks things that are blatantly obvious to others. One problem Bob Woodward is prone to is that he projects his fantasies, wishes and dreams onto other people or external circumstances and simply fails to see what is actually at stake.
His reasoning and judgment is sound and Woodward is good-natured, friendly and helpful. Bob Woodward thinks in large spheres and is likely to have far-reaching plans. Bob has the desire to learn and study and may be interested in religion, journalism and travel.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 6th house
Mercury Opposition Neptune
Mercury Opposition Moon/Jupiter