mental interests and abilities
Bruce has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in his work. Bruce Payne seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Bruce has mechanical ability and works well with his hands. Payne could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity. Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests him as well. Bruce Payne also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that he relates better to them than to people! Bruce Payne tends to become narrowly focused on his own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Bruce has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Bruce Payne 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 Payne. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Bruce Payne 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. Payne could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Bruce Payne 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.
His mind does not function in a linear, logical manner and Bruce Payne is often unable to express his thoughts in simple, everyday language. Symbols, images, art or music better express Payne's ideas. Flights of imagination and fantasy carry Bruce into strange and beautiful worlds, and he could foster the ability to transcribe some of his perceptions so as to share them with others, for example, by writing fantasy, fiction, lyrics or poetry. Payne is sensitive to nuances and possesses intuitive or psychic gifts, but he may become confused between imagination and true perception. Bruce Payne has a strong mystical and idealistic bent, and has difficulty focusing his attention on practical or mundane activities. Bruce Payne is strongly attracted to metaphysical and spiritual topics.
His mind is marked by a penetrating depth and thoroughness. Bruce Payne ferrets out the facts, and particularly enjoys problems with an element of mystery, darkness or the forbidden. Generally, Payne does not shy away from the truth, no matter how unpleasant it is.
Bruce Payne has a strong desire to keep in contact with like-minded people and tends to discuss love relationships problems with them. Bruce seems to be especially drawn to children and young people and is always welcomed and appreciated by them.
He is very thorough and is likely to commit himself to some type of study or research work. Not very talkative, Bruce Payne tries to avoid contact with others as much as possible and prefers to do his work in seclusion or solitude.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury Conjunct Neptune
Mercury Sextile Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/Pluto