mental interests and abilities
She is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for her mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Erma Bombeck, and she is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating her thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Bombeck at times she may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Erma Bombeck as a child, and she probably daydreamed a good deal as well. She is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to her. Erma often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and her impressions are usually correct. Bombeck can be somewhat absent-minded and she becomes so immersed in her own thoughts that she overlooks things in her immediate, tangible environment. Erma Bombeck is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Erma Bombeck as anything in the concrete world. Her imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of her greatest gifts.
Her mental skills and intelligence are directed toward practical matters, and Erma Bombeck is interested in the tangible effects of any abstract idea or concept. She is very interested in finance, economics, and moneymaking strategies.
Erma Bombeck appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. She could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Bombeck could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Erma Bombeck has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. Her sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Her mind is deep and penetrating and she is interested in anything secret, mysterious, or hidden, including the deeper recesses of the human psyche. Erma Bombeck possesses an aptitude for private investigation, psychology and research work. Erma Bombeck is also drawn to esoteric or occult studies.
Erma has an abundance of thoughts and many ideas to expand her horizon. Always receptive to new ideas, Erma Bombeck tends to acquire considerable knowledge. New vistas of understanding may appeal to Bombeck, and she may get involved in groups that teach these ideas.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 2nd house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury Trine Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter/Uranus