challenges and difficulties
Jackson Browne has a penchant for order and precision, and an almost compulsive attention to detail. He is often hypercritical and can be such a demanding perfectionist that he discourages himself or others from even attempting something that will not be done exactly the way Browne knows it should be done.
He frequently over analyze or pick things apart mentally. Jackson Browne may be something of a hypochondriac also. Jackson must learn that he does not have to rationally understand everything in order for it to be valid, and also to relax his unnecessarily high or strict standards.
Fear of the unknown, of change, and/or of death may plague Jackson. He strongly resists changes and transitions rather than greeting them with curiosity or a spirit of adventure, which makes them much harder for him.
On another level entirely, Jackson Browne is very careful about joining forces, and especially his material resources, with others. Browne wants to keep his own and other people's property and assets very distinct.
Jackson dislikes tense or frustrating situations and has a strong desire to free himself from them. Acting quickly at times, Jackson suddenly overcomes his inner inhibitions. Jackson Browne also has the ability to grasp difficult situations correctly and to use them for his advancement.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Jackson Browne 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 Jackson Browne needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Jackson Browne benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Jackson Browne a sense of inner balance.
Jackson Browne has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Jackson needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Browne also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in trying to strike a balance between Browne's inner, personal life and his career or involvement with the world at large that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Jackson Browne needs to focus attention on his home and family situation, and create a secure inner anchor.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Jackson Browne back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Excessive thinking, rationalizing or talking, the overuse or misuse of Browne's intellectual abilities and the tendency to allow his energy to be dissipated in trivial activities.
He is a born leader and has the ability to persuade members of a group or association he belongs to. Browne always promotes the cultivation of good fellowship and teamwork, insuring success in any plans or joint undertakings he may pursue.
Jackson Browne has a tendency to shy away from other people, and he reacts toward others in an almost fearful way. Browne seems to lack confidence in himself and for this reason may feel that he lacks the ability to adapt easily into relationships with others.
His relationships with others could be rather unstable and unreliable. With a somewhat negative attitude and weak will, Jackson Browne avoids opposition and escapes his responsibilities. In his relationships he is likely to choose people who are asocial.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Virgo
Saturn in 8th house
Saturn Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 4th house
N. Node Opposition Mercury
N. Node Opposition Sun/Mars
N. Node Opposition Moon/Saturn
N. Node Opposition Mars/Neptune