mental interests and abilities
Gram Parsons possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Parsons is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Gram to deal with details and particulars. Gram Parsons has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Gram Parsons thinks a great deal about his career, his reputation and public image, and the way he makes a contribution or impact on the world at large. Public speaking or communications of some other kind is likely to be an important aspect of the work Gram Parsons does.
Gram Parsons 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. Parsons could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Gram Parsons 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.
Although his tact was commented on above, Gram Parsons can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
Gram Parsons has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Gram dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Parsons is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Gram Parsons can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Parsons enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Gram Parsons possesses excellent powers of concentration and enjoys studying or deep thinking in solitude. Discriminating and highly rational, Parsons gets right down to the bare bones in any discussion and is quick to see the fuzzy thinking or weaknesses in another's logic. He is well-suited to any work that requires organized thinking, precision and a methodical approach. He enjoys working on problems that others consider too tedious, repetitive or technical. Gram Parsons tends to become a specialist in a given field of knowledge and to become engrossed in all of the small details involved, sometimes unaware that only few people share his particular interest, especially to the extent that he does.
Gram Parsons tends to have big plans and pursues his ideas with great zeal. Gram Parsons also has the power to influence people and sway them to his point of view. He may accomplish this through public speaking or writing, and could do well in publicity or advertising.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Trine Saturn
Mercury Opposition Moon/Pluto