mental interests and abilities
He is highly interested in inner, subjective and personal issues, and his thinking is based more on feelings, intuition, personal experiences and prejudices, than on reason or logic. Intellectual abilities and accomplishments without heart or soul mean little to Gary. He is empathic and would be an excellent counselor, for he is a sensitive listener and deeply interested in people's feelings and inner life. In addition to psychology, Gary Merrill is drawn to education, art, poetry, music or mythology. He is not particularly confident about speaking in public, but will open up and share his thoughts in small, intimate groups. Merrill enjoys keeping a personal journal and reading the chronicles of others' lives and personal development.
Gary has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Gary Merrill is the perpetual student who will be involved in higher education, philosophy or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing or communication are also areas of interest to Merrill. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Gary Merrill 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. Merrill could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Gary Merrill 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.
Gary has an ongoing interest in learning and expanding his mental horizons. He enjoys traveling, philosophical discussions and exchanging ideas with those who have different experiences and viewpoints. Broad-minded and fair, he is well-suited to law, consulting, diplomatic relations, as well as business. Gary Merrill learns quickly, and can pick up on a new idea or concept with relative ease.
His mind does not function in a linear, logical manner and Gary Merrill is often unable to express his thoughts in simple, everyday language. Symbols, images, art or music better express Merrill's ideas. Flights of imagination and fantasy carry Gary into strange and beautiful worlds, and he could foster the ability to transcribe some of his perceptions so as to share them with others, for example, by writing fantasy, fiction, lyrics or poetry. Merrill is sensitive to nuances and possesses intuitive or psychic gifts, but he may become confused between imagination and true perception. Gary Merrill has a strong mystical and idealistic bent, and has difficulty focusing his attention on practical or mundane activities. Gary Merrill is strongly attracted to metaphysical and spiritual topics.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Cancer
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury Trine Jupiter
Mercury Conjunct Neptune