approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Elisa's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Elisa Donovan comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Elisa Donovan - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Elisa Donovan" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Elisa a little better. This page describes the disguise Donovan wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Elisa Donovan is always questioning and learning, and she seems young and alive no matter what her chronological age, for her mind is always alert, curious, flexible, and open to new experiences. Elisa Donovan has a childlike enthusiasm for anything new and she learns easily, but she also gets bored rather quickly. Donovan can be somewhat of a scatterbrain, for she tends to have so many ideas and irons in the fire that it is hard to keep track of them all. She needs and craves variety, change, mental stimulation, and an active social life.
Articulate, clever, often funny and witty, she is always a refreshing and interesting conversationalist. Elisa Donovan enjoys meeting and interacting with a variety of different people. She is friendly, flirtatious, and charming in a playful way, and no matter how badly she may be feeling, Elisa never comes across as melancholic or somber. She may seem frivolous to other, more serious souls. Elisa Donovan has a sense of humor and a sense of perspective that prevent her from taking herself or life too seriously. In fact, Donovan may seem flippant or unconcerned about matters that others consider very important.
In general, Elisa Donovan responds to life mentally and objectively rather than emotionally, and she may not empathize with people very much. Elisa does not like to be weighed down with too much responsibility or with others' emotional burdens. Furthermore, if she cannot fully grasp something with her reason and logic, Donovan will often choose to ignore it, including her own and other people's irrational feelings, desires, and needs.
Consistency and reliability are not great virtues of Donovan's and her life is apt to be full of changes and movement due to her restlessness. Elisa Donovan becomes nervous and fidgety if things are not moving quickly enough. She is interested in what is current and up-to-date, the newest trends in thought or style.
Her gifts are a quick mind, verbal facility, a flair for language, social sophistication and polish, the ability to communicate, converse, and build bridges between people and between ideas. Elisa Donovan tends to become an incessant chatterbox or gossip if she does not have work or other activities that utilize her mental, verbal, and social skills.
She may be perceived as someone who provokes conflict because Elisa Donovan likes to get everything out into the open and generally does not avoid disagreeable issues. Her relationships with others may be marked by a great deal of competition, anger or friction as a result. Or, Donovan may seem to run into more than her share of inconsiderate, pushy people. Learning to harness her energies into joint efforts and shared endeavor is Donovan's challenge.
Elisa Donovan appears to have a very honorable and generous attitude toward others, as if she had their best interest at heart. Because others view Donovan as a tolerant, understanding and even wise person, they may also seek her counsel.
To others, she may come across as very gentle, malleable and easily taken in. As a result, people may take advantage of Elisa Donovan, especially through her pity or sympathy. If Elisa seems to be continually disappointed in or deceived by others, she should try to see how her own naiveté may be a contributing factor.
Elisa Donovan has a strong desire to make an extraordinary or unusual impression on her environment. Elisa has the ability to fascinate and sweep others along, but she can also be quite inconsiderate and ruthless.
She is self-assured and confident in dealing with others and has a positive influence on her environment. Elisa Donovan is able to work well with others in a team environment and advantages through other people may come to her frequently.
She is likely to acquire a very powerful position and will gain public recognition for her efforts. Elisa Donovan may even achieve a degree of celebrity in her sphere and would make an excellent politician.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars Opposition Asc.
Jupiter Opposition Asc.
Neptune Opposition Asc.
Asc. Opposition Sun/Pluto
Asc. Opposition Mars/Jupiter
Asc. Opposition MC/Pluto