mental interests and abilities
Brenda Harvey-Ritchie is a person of strong opinions and she expresses her views energetically and often dramatically. She is an entertaining speaker and tends to embellish or exaggerate in order to get her point across. Brenda has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if her arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Harvey puts on a good show. Brenda has an abundance of creative ideas and she does not enjoy a job in which she has no creative input or does not share in the decision-making. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Inquisitive and communicative, Brenda's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and she is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. Her attention span may be rather brief; Harvey has many and diverse interests and is easily distracted. Harvey learns quickly, is eager to pass on what she is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Brenda Harvey-Ritchie has very little interest in or knack for the technical or mechanical. Harvey's forte lies in the human, personal side of life, people, psychology and life's inner workings. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie understands children and enjoys conversing with, counseling, listening to and learning about them. Harvey also needs a variety of social and intellectual experiences on a regular basis, and becomes restless, nervous, and irritable if she cannot get out and about. Harvey often needs to be mobile, to go for a walk or a drive, to regroup and to reestablish her emotional equilibrium. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie tends to dwell on the past, to ponder its significance, and at times, to long for it. Nostalgia and sentimentality substantially color Brenda's thinking.
Brenda Harvey-Ritchie has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. She is not a specialist for she seeks a broad overview; she wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest her.
She also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to her success in the business world. However, Harvey's optimism and grand vision can also get her into trouble. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie sometimes promises more than she can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt her later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Harvey's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Brenda Harvey-Ritchie may travel extensively in her work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for her.
Imaginative, intuitive, and nonlinear in her thinking, Brenda Harvey-Ritchie has a gift for writing poetry, fiction, or fantasy. Brenda also has a natural openness to the spiritual, intangible side of life and could write or speak on these subjects. She could also foster an innate clairvoyant tendency in herself quite easily.
Suspecting that appearances are superficial and mask the "nitty-gritty", Brenda Harvey-Ritchie is always probing beneath the surface to uncover the deeper, hidden recesses. She is interested in anything secret or mysterious. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie has great powers of concentration and a penetrating mind, with an aptitude for research, investigative reporting or detective work. She is also keenly observant and seems to have "x-ray vision" regarding the inner motivations and intentions of other people. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie would make an excellent psychotherapist, uncovering the deeper causes and roots of a person's emotional problems. She may also be drawn to esoteric or occult studies and the development of unusual mental powers. She is fascinated by stories of mystery, intrigue and espionage.
Harvey's attitude toward associations could be somewhat critical and she may be emotionally nervous when she is around others. But she has a need to exchange ideas with others and the way Brenda Harvey-Ritchie reacts to others is important to her.
Brenda has an eye for artistic work and has the ability to set her thoughts and feelings in motion. Harvey can be a spellbinder and could give stimulating ideas to other people. Her parental home probably was filled with intellectual and artistic stimulations.
Her aspirations seem to be geared toward intellectual and spiritual lines and Harvey tends to base her friendships and other relationships on mutual inner understanding. Brenda Harvey-Ritchie shares her thoughts and plans mostly with people who have the same interests that she has.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 3rd house
Moon Opposition Mercury
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury Sextile Neptune
Mercury Conjunct Pluto
Mercury Opposition Moon/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Uranus
Mercury Opposition N. Node/MC