Open and generous, Dana Ashbrook enjoys a wide circle of friends and acquaintances and he thrives on sociability and fellowship. He is adventurous, playful, freedom loving, and always ready for a good time. Ashbrook rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep him down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Dana always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, he is uncomfortable with his own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Dana Ashbrook often tries to "cheer up" or offer philosophical advice to those who are hurting, but he unwittingly avoids or ignores the emotions involved.
Friendship means a great deal to Ashbrook, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Dana Ashbrook to be happy, his mate must be his best friend and encourage Dana's aspirations and ideals. Dana Ashbrook also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
Dana has strong attachments to his past, the place where he grew up, his heritage and family traditions. In fact, Dana Ashbrook may be unable to step out of the habits and roles that he learned as a child. Ashbrook's ties to his mother are very strong and Dana also seeks nurturing and protection from his spouse and other family members.
Ashbrook is rambunctious and a little rowdy at times, and he enjoys sharing this kind of energy with his friends. Making noise, cheering at a football game or even getting into a friendly fight all seem like good fun to him. In fact, Dana Ashbrook needs to do these things - otherwise he gets crabby.
There is a side to Dana Ashbrook that loves comfort and the easy life, and unless other factors in his chart indicate strong drive and ambition, Ashbrook can be lazy and overly permissive with himself. He enjoys being taken care of and pampered, and self-indulgence is always a temptation for Ashbrook. If Dana's parents made the unfortunate mistake of indulging him too much as a child, this may be a very hard habit to break. Dana Ashbrook can be so softhearted and affectionate that it is hard to say no to him. Eating too many sweets is a vice Dana is particularly prone to.
Dana Ashbrook craves excitement, change and discovery, and cannot tolerate a routine or lifestyle that offers little in the way of surprise or challenge. Excitable, spontaneous and enthusiastic about anything new, he may be perceived by others as being too impulsive, especially in personal relationships. It is not easy for Dana Ashbrook to make or keep commitments, since he does not know how he will be feeling from one day to the next. Emotional freedom is very important to Ashbrook. His domestic life may be very unstable - but Ashbrook likes it that way.
Dana has intense desires and feelings and his personal relationships are deeply emotional, passionate and often stormy and painful as well. Dana Ashbrook has powerful magnetic relationships with those he cares about, and he could become emotionally obsessed by another person. His feelings can become so urgent and compelling that he behaves irrationally. Dana Ashbrook undergoes periodic emotional upheavals and purging when he must break all ties with the past and begin anew.
Sensitive and sentimental, Dana Ashbrook is deeply attached to his family, old friends, familiar places and the past. He is romantic and tender in love relationships, and it is of utmost importance to Ashbrook to remember birthdays, anniversaries, family rituals and other personally significant days. Dana Ashbrook seeks caring, emotional support, and security in his love relationships. Dana likes to be needed, as well as to cherish and protect his loved ones, of whom he is somewhat possessive.
Ashbrook is a very sociable, congenial person and he wilts very quickly without relationships with good friends and people to share good times with. Dana Ashbrook thoroughly enjoys working with others on group projects or community activities. He is quite happy when he is a part of a club, support group or team of some sort.
He is intensely amorous and attractive to the opposite sex, and is not inclined to friendly platonic relationships. There is a great deal of tension in his love relationships - often because Dana Ashbrook puts his desires ahead of his partner's, and is impatient to have his love needs satisfied. The whole arena of love relationships, romance and sex is endlessly fascinating to Dana Ashbrook and he is not happy without a love partner. Ashbrook can "burn himself out" by pouring so much of his energy into romance.
His romantic relationships tend to be deep, intense, passionate and highly emotional. It is "all or nothing" with him. Oftentimes Dana Ashbrook is irresistibly attracted to someone and feels that he has very little choice or control over his powerful feelings.
He may well be highly magnetic and sexually attractive himself. Dana Ashbrook should beware of using this power to manipulate people, for he could gain the reputation of being a "user".
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 4th house
Moon Sextile Mars
Moon Quincunx Venus
Moon Square Uranus
Moon Square Pluto
Venus in Cancer
Venus in 11th house
Venus Square Mars
Venus Sextile Pluto