Colonel Tom Parker
drive and ambition
He is non-combative, noncompetitive, and somewhat of a pacifist. Colonel Parker will give something up rather than fight for it. He may seem weak-willed or ineffectual, for he does not have a powerful ego drive for personal achievement and material advantage, or for winning at the expense of someone else. Being first, being best or being on top does not mean much to Colonel Tom Parker, and he can be quite happy in a supporting role, working for the benefit of others or for a cause that he believes in. Colonel Tom Parker is gentle and impressionable and is motivated by less mundane and less tangible things than most other people. He may have difficulty formulating clear, definite personal goals and making his way in the world. Tom has many dreams, high ideals and a strong mystical or religious impulse. Colonel Tom Parker also has a creative imagination and can successfully apply himself to art or music. Colonel Tom Parker has a sensitive physique and he needs to maintain good regular health habits in order to build strength and stamina.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Colonel Tom Parker will forge ahead with his plans regardless of others' reservations. In fact, Colonel Parker often feels other people get in his way and he prefers working on his own. Tom is active, assertive, and rather competitive as well.
He enjoys risky, exciting activities and cannot tolerate too much routine, tedium, or inactivity. Unless other factors in his chart suggest staying power and the ability to follow through, Colonel Tom Parker may be the person who initiates a new venture but cannot happily participate in the ongoing, sustained effort it requires. "Independent" is Colonel Parker's middle name! Colonel Tom Parker needs to be a totally free agent, to run his own show. Tom likes to introduce new concepts to people, and then move on.
While Colonel Tom Parker is often charged with energy and inspired about what he wants to do (as mentioned earlier), there is a dreamy, visionary, or passive side to him as well. His energy level may fluctuate from being superabundant to rather lax.
Colonel Parker dreams up creative solutions to problems and takes an imaginative, unusual approach to getting a job done. When difficulties arise, Colonel Tom Parker prefers to avoid conflict and confrontation in favor of more peaceful or subtle methods of resolving problems. Colonel Parker finds it satisfying to work in order to help others or for a cause that transcends his own narrow, personal interests. Colonel Tom Parker has an artistic flair and appreciates the colorful, unique or strange.
Colonel Parker knows what he wants in life and has the ability to define his goals clearly. Being open-minded and frank, he has a good understanding of everything. Colonel Tom Parker may have been encouraged to learn to talk at an early age and now finds it easy to communicate.
Colonel Tom Parker has a good team-spirit and intensely works together with his colleagues. He may join an organization or association that fights for upholding common issues and principles. Colonel Parker is likely to accomplish more as a team.
He is capable of overcoming tremendous odds, and of enormous self-discipline and focus. When Colonel Tom Parker sets his sights on achieving something or is presented with a thorny challenge, it is his capacity for eliminating the superfluous, getting along with very little, and riding through tough times that enables Colonel Tom Parker to triumph eventually.
His ambition and/or role in life involve communication, message-carrying, writing or speaking, languages, or being an intermediary. Sometimes Colonel Tom Parker is apt to feels that he has to work harder than others to get the word out or receive public recognition. "Work smarter, not harder" should be his motto.
Colonel Parker is intensely competitive, and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy, on his way to gaining his objectives. Colonel Tom Parker could be drawn to activities that are dangerous, in the line of fire, so to speak. He puts himself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be his downfall.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Tom's progress. Colonel Tom Parker is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
His profession is apt to be related to children, women, consulting, nourishing, or to the use of his nurturing, emotional, childlike qualities in appealing to the public in some way. Colonel Tom Parker does well in any business that involves responding to people's emotional needs and tastes.
Sometimes his emotional or romantic interests detract Colonel Tom Parker from his professional progress and the achievement of his long-range goals. Friendship with colleagues and especially superiors may be lacking, or prove to be a detriment to Colonel Parker in a roundabout way. It seems that Tom must choose either business or pleasure - work or love. These two arenas simply do not go together very well for him.
His direction in life seems to depend a great deal on other people and his relationships with others may often influence Colonel Parker's decision in planning his objectives. This could be to Tom's advantage at times, but also could cause occasional setbacks.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Pisces
Mars in 1st house
Mars Sextile Uranus
Mars aspects Uranus and Neptune
Mars Trine Neptune
Mars Conjunct Mercury/MC
Mars Conjunct N. Node/MC
Saturn Sextile Pluto
Mercury Opposition MC
Mars Square MC
Saturn Trine MC
Moon Sextile MC
Venus Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Pluto/N. Node