mental interests and abilities
He is a progressive thinker and he is open and receptive to new technologies and breakthroughs in science, and the latest discoveries in any field. Brandon Boyd has high expectations and a profound belief that mankind's problems can be solved through the use of man's creative intelligence and inventive mind. Brandon has no patience for those whose conservative, unimaginative outlook limits their capacity to find solutions and envision a better future. Boyd also likes to keep abreast of current developments in world affairs, for he instinctively knows that what happens in one part of the world affects everyone. Brandon Boyd has a strong humanitarian drive. Practically speaking, Brandon Boyd has an aptitude for organization and enjoys being involved in cooperative endeavors or businesses that are contemporary and innovative.
Brandon has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Brandon Boyd 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 Boyd. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Brandon's emotions and logic are often out of sync. What Brandon Boyd feels or subconsciously wants or believes is quite different from his conscious thoughts. Thus he may have trouble becoming clear about a given situation or making up his mind. Brandon Boyd functions best when he takes the time to reflect, brood and incubate his ideas and decisions, thereby utilizing his intuition and emotions as well as his reasoning. If Brandon Boyd studies his dreams and their messages he will be surprised to discover how often his true feelings about someone or something are significantly different from his conscious stance.
Putting his feelings into words does not come very easily, and Brandon Boyd may feel awkward trying to articulate and communicate subjects other than those that are purely factual or intellectual in nature. However, finding an outlet through writing about or describing his feelings would be very gratifying for Boyd.
Brandon Boyd appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. He could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Boyd could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Brandon Boyd has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. His sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Brandon Boyd is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Boyd combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Brandon has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Brandon Boyd scrutinizes, analyzes, dissects and critically assesses ideas before accepting them. He may seem judgmental, serious and unreceptive to others' thoughts, particularly if they are frivolous or poorly thought out. He prefers substantial conversation to superficial, meaningless banter. Brandon Boyd generally thinks carefully and thoroughly before speaking and he wishes that others would do the same! Communication problems, like extreme reticence, stuttering or difficulties with interpersonal relationships may well be challenges for him.
Brandon has an abundance of thoughts and many ideas to expand his horizon. Always receptive to new ideas, Brandon Boyd tends to acquire considerable knowledge. New vistas of understanding may appeal to Boyd, and he may get involved in groups that teach these ideas.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aquarius
Mercury in 9th house
Moon Quincunx Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury Opposition Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter/Uranus