challenges and difficulties
Boyd is wary of becoming emotionally dependent on others, and may distance himself or deny his needs for relationships of closeness and intimacy so that he will not be vulnerable to rejection or abandonment. On the other hand, Brandon Boyd may cling excessively or need constant reassurance from loved ones and family. Developing a deep, inner sense of security, as well as the ability to give and receive nurturing are important tasks for Brandon.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Brandon Boyd works very hard to ensure that his assets are solid. He may be very conservative, even stingy with his money because he is afraid there will not be enough. He may turn this fear around and become very shrewd about investments and financial matters.
His attitude toward life is quite serious and he is very thorough. Brandon has the need to be by himself and think out everything very carefully before he takes action. Brandon Boyd may enjoy doing some type of creative artwork involving hard or heavy materials.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Brandon Boyd instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Brandon Boyd needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
He is capable of withstanding outside influences and remaining constant and steady on his path, but when under stress Brandon Boyd becomes downright obstinate and implacable, resisting any change no matter how necessary or desirable the change may be. Tenaciously trying to preserve the status quo and hold on to what he has, he is apt to ignore the subtle signals he receives about needing to do something differently, which often leads to a crisis.
Brandon Boyd needs to learn the limits of his ability to control life, and to accept and even embrace change and loss of the familiar, in order to allow for new life and growth. "Letting go" is a major life lesson for him. Boyd also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward his appetites and desires, as Brandon Boyd tends to overindulge and/or deny himself excessively.
It is in his work and his relationships with co-workers, employers, and employees that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Integrating the qualities described above into Boyd's work and daily routine will lead to greater satisfaction, improved health, and personal growth.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Cancer
Saturn in 2nd house
Saturn Opposition Mercury/Venus
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 6th house