drive and ambition
She is a perfectionist and has high standards for her own work. Edna Ballard often feels that if she wants something done right she must do it herself, for others do not do as thorough a job as she does. Doing a task well is very important to her, and she may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Edna Ballard strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and she becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Edna Ballard can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that she will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that her efforts will simply not be good enough. She is usually modest and realistic in assessing what she can accomplish and, if anything, Edna Ballard underestimates herself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Ballard does apply herself diligently in a given area, she gradually gains self-confidence as she masters skills and develops expertise.
Edna Ballard conserves her energy and paces herself so that she does not waste or diffuse her efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit her opportunities. In short, Ballard may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Edna Ballard often buys things on impulse and she can be reckless with her material resources and money. Edna has certain possessions that she is extremely attached to and possessive of.
Edna Ballard has a positive, "can-do" attitude and she tackles life's challenges with relish. She is self-confident and has a strong will to succeed, to see how much she can do and how far she can go. No matter what Ballard accomplishes, she does not rest on her laurels. Edna wants to keep on going, to do even bigger things. She is proactive, enterprising and enthusiastic about new projects. She is not happy in situations that do not offer her challenges and the potential for future growth - no matter how secure or satisfactory they may seem in other respects. She enjoys competition, but Edna Ballard competes mostly with herself, to see how much of her vision and potential she can really achieve. She makes a good leader, inspiring courage and confidence in others. Edna Ballard usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
Dynamic, self-willed, and fiercely independent, she has extraordinary drive and energy. When Edna Ballard wants something, she wants it this very minute, and she acts quickly, impulsively and decisively. Her impatience inclines Edna Ballard to be abrupt with people and reckless. She needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in her own way and does not happily conform to schedules, rules or regimes imposed by others. She is intolerant of authority and can be very rebellious. She is very frank with others, sometimes brutally so. Edna Ballard may have an explosive temper. High-strung and often nervous and tense, Edna finds it difficult to slow down, pace herself or relax. Edna Ballard is always on the go. She is restless, daring and experimental.
Her competitive drive and lofty ambitions (commented upon earlier) feed on either intense spiritual idealism or a rather inflated, grandiose idea of what Edna Ballard can actually accomplish. Her energy level is apt to fluctuate from being very high, as noted earlier, to rather low, as mentioned in the following paragraphs.
While Edna Ballard is often charged with energy and inspired about what she wants to do (as mentioned earlier), there is a dreamy, visionary, or passive side to her as well. Her energy level may fluctuate from being superabundant to rather lax.
Ballard dreams up creative solutions to problems and takes an imaginative, unusual approach to getting a job done. When difficulties arise, Edna Ballard prefers to avoid conflict and confrontation in favor of more peaceful or subtle methods of resolving problems. Ballard finds it satisfying to work in order to help others or for a cause that transcends her own narrow, personal interests. Edna Ballard has an artistic flair and appreciates the colorful, unique or strange.
Edna's profession is apt to involve communications, language, carrying messages, sales, speaking, or teaching - put simply, getting ideas across. A great deal of social involvement, networking, and personnel skills also play a significant part in her professional role.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 2nd house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Uranus
Mars aspects Jupiter and Neptune
Mars aspects Uranus and Neptune
Mars Trine Neptune
Mercury Sextile MC