challenges and difficulties
Ian has difficulty asserting his will and desires directly and openly. He may also suppress his anger and aggressiveness. Developing self-confidence, courage, and faith in himself are important tasks for Fleming.
Ian Fleming has a mature, disciplined, serious attitude toward life that colors everything he does. Caution and realism are his virtues though Ian limits himself at times by being too careful, shy or fearful, not believing in himself enough, or lacking the required assertiveness. Others find Ian Fleming difficult to get to know intimately, as Fleming tends to distance himself from them or to outwardly adopt a rather stern, "adult" demeanor.
Ian dislikes tense or frustrating situations and has a strong desire to free himself from them. Acting quickly at times, Ian suddenly overcomes his inner inhibitions. Ian Fleming also has the ability to aptly grasp difficult situations and to use them for his advancement.
Although Ian Fleming is generally happy, at times he could become somewhat inhibited and because of this, he may occasionally let good opportunities slip by. Although he is interested in people, Fleming also tends to periodically seek seclusion.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Ian Fleming instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Ian Fleming needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
When under stress, Ian Fleming is apt to shut off the flow of his emotions and ignore his needs and feelings in order to do what he perceives as his duty or simply what the practical realities of the situation dictate. This can lead to a certain rigidity and inflexibility. If overdone, self-control, self-discipline, or an exaggerated concern over what society, family or others expect of him, makes life more of a burden than an adventure.
Fostering his tender, caring, feminine, and nurturing aspects is an important step in Ian Fleming's growth. Ian Fleming needs to learn how to nourish and lovingly tend to both himself and others. Letting himself be taken care of sometimes is okay!
The arena he is most likely to wrestle with these issues is in playful self-expression, games or sports, and creativity. Ian Fleming should try to develop any artistic, expressive, creative potentials he feels he possesses, utilizing the qualities described above.
The following are specific activities that will support Ian Fleming in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Fleming, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Ian Fleming should become a warrior and cultivate a positive, victorious, active approach to life and to any problems he faces. It is in Fleming's best interest to act on his own behalf instead of stalling, waiting or hoping someone else will do it for him. Ian Fleming needs to assert himself openly and courageously and not to be afraid to make mistakes or stumble; there are bound to be a few trial runs to any new initiative. Ian needs to foster a healthy fighting spirit, pick himself up, and go! He also should learn to appreciate conflict and confrontation as a means to grow.
He is very social, loves artistic events and entertainment, and has the ability to show his feelings without reservation. Ian Fleming probably found joy in learning things early in life and he stays close to his family and other relations.
He enjoys relationships with others who can tune into the spiritual world and Ian Fleming is likely to join groups or associations that sponsor psychics and that explore the connection with karmic influences.
Fleming makes a big impression on everyone he meets and has the ability to attract many people. Others find Ian Fleming very fascinating and he is likely to see himself as their model in groups or associations.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aries
Saturn in 1st house
Saturn Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
Saturn Opposition Jupiter/MC
N. Node in Cancer
N. Node in 5th house
N. Node Conjunct Mars
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Venus
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Neptune
N. Node Conjunct Venus/Pluto