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 Isolde Kostner, 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 Kostner at times she may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Isolde Kostner 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. Isolde often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and her impressions are usually correct. Kostner can be somewhat absent-minded and she becomes so immersed in her own thoughts that she overlooks things in her immediate, tangible environment. Isolde Kostner is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Isolde Kostner as anything in the concrete world. Her imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of her greatest gifts.
Isolde Kostner has a good understanding of group trends, politics, mass movements and community affairs. Sharing ideas with groups of people is something Kostner does well and is likely to be involved with. Isolde is an accomplished team player and is likely to be part of a successful group or large organization.
Independent and freethinking, Isolde Kostner dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and she especially does not like being told how to think, for Isolde insists on discovering her own truth. Isolde Kostner does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows her to make her own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. She is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Kostner finds exciting and stimulating. Her mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to her "out of the blue". Isolde has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to her. Isolde Kostner also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Isolde Kostner has a probing, penetrating mind and in her view, nothing is as simple, innocent, or straightforward as it appears. She may not totally understand the undercurrents she perceives, the secret machinations, the dark underside of a person or situation - but she is intrigued by them and Isolde sometimes cannot stop thinking about them. Once Kostner's interest has been piqued, she can become obsessed with getting to the bottom of the matter. At times Isolde Kostner makes more of something than is actually the case, like assigning dark, convoluted motives to a person where none exist.
She is physically vigorous and always ready for action. A quick thinker, Isolde Kostner is able to make swift decisions and may unknowingly create for herself opportunities to take control over others or to be a leader.
Prudent and far-sighted, Isolde Kostner has a talent for organizing and negotiating advantageous business deals. Kostner has a wealth of plans and is capable of thinking them out and putting them into action successfully. Isolde Kostner seems to have the sense to avoid any real risky ventures.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 11th house
Mercury Trine Uranus
Mercury Quincunx Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Sun/Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars/Jupiter