mental interests and abilities
Lord Bulwer-Lytton has an extremely active, lively and versatile mind with a multitude of interests and an inexhaustible curiosity about life. He is quick to grasp new concepts and equally quick to lose interest in an idea or project once his curiosity has been satisfied. Lord Bulwer-Lytton likes to taste a little bit of everything - concentration and disciplined study are not his strong points. Mentally restless, he may change jobs or locations frequently, or do work that involves movement, travel and variety.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton has a flair for language, playing with words, speaking, writing or teaching in an entertaining and informative way. He also enjoys meeting new people, conversing and learning a little bit about them, and works well with the public.
Sales, advertising, communications, journalism or public relations are good areas for 1st Baron Lytton. His ability to be articulate and communicate well is one of his greatest strengths.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton has a good understanding of group trends, politics, mass movements and community affairs. Sharing ideas with groups of people is something 1st Baron Lytton does well and is likely to be involved with. Lord Bulwer-Lytton is an accomplished team player and is likely to be part of a successful group or large organization.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton 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. 1st Baron Lytton could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton 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.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, 1st Baron Lytton's optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Edward Bulwer-Lytton sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of 1st Baron Lytton's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Edward Bulwer-Lytton may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Vague, confused thinking which can lead to miscommunication and misunderstandings can be a problem for Edward Bulwer-Lytton, and he has to work at being as clear, honest and unambiguous in his dealings with others as he possibly can. Lord Bulwer-Lytton also tends to "go off the deep end" regarding spiritual philosophies, imaginative ideas or theoretical speculation which may or may not have any true relevance or validity. Edward Bulwer-Lytton should try to critically test out his ideas, or seek out a person whose judgment and character he respects, to use as a sounding board.
He is likely to concentrate on himself a lot and tends to have melancholic thoughts, at times even brooding over something. Preferring to be alone, Edward Bulwer-Lytton always makes sure to have his own space. Very self-reliant, he has a need to work by himself.
Edward Bulwer-Lytton has a restless mind and constantly occupies himself with new things and plans. Creative, inventive and resourceful, he is an indefatigable mental worker. Edward Bulwer-Lytton also has the need to pass his knowledge on to others and he does this very excitedly.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Gemini
Mercury in 11th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury Quincunx Neptune
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/MC
Mercury Opposition Uranus/Pluto