James Taylor has frequent emotional outbursts due to his fiery temper and emotional impulsiveness. Taylor expresses himself very directly and honestly and no one has to guess what his true feelings are. However, James Taylor dislikes showing any personal weakness or his need for support, comfort and nurturing. He is often impatient with himself and others. James abhors emotional dependency and dislikes "complainers".
James Taylor inspires others to take positive action in their lives through his own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and he is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous and independent. James is rather bossy but does not like to be with people that he can boss around too much. He enjoys a good fight sometimes. Relationships that are built on mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Taylor.
James Taylor becomes very cross if he lacks vigorous physical activity. Taylor feels his best if he frequently "does battle" on the tennis or racquetball court (or engages in another form of competitive sport).
Though he yearns for close relationships, James Taylor often closes himself off and does not really trust others who may wish to get to know him. Taylor is very wholehearted in his feelings and responses to people, and he wants all or nothing from the people he cares for.
He is assertive and confronts difficulties in a direct, no-nonsense sort of way. James Taylor cannot tolerate self-pity or passivity, and he can be rather brusque with others' emotional problems. "Stop crying and do something about it" might be Taylor's motto.
Although Taylor gets hot under the collar rather easily (as mentioned above), he also has a certain degree of emotional self-control and composure, which enable James Taylor to rein in some of his more aggressive tendencies. This side of his is described below.
James Taylor has an inner poise and balance that enables him to act in a cool, efficient manner during emotional trauma and stress. He maintains his perspective and objectivity about highly charged emotional issues - sometimes to the chagrin of others who might wish that Taylor would react more intensely. James is quietly supportive and faithful to his friends and loved ones.
Although James Taylor was portrayed above as being assertive and combative, he also has a diametrically opposed tendency - namely the urge to escape all contention and ugliness. This may mellow James' fiery reactions somewhat, or he may seesaw between the two. His softer side is described in the following paragraphs.
Emotionally he is very sensitive, dreamy, gentle and easily influenced. If he is with harmonious people and in congenial surroundings, James Taylor flourishes, but negative people or dissonant energies very quickly bring him down. His emotional boundaries tend to be very loose and permeable. James Taylor feels what others feel, and physically he is very open and impressionable. Standing up for himself, saying no when he wants to, as well as recognizing and respecting others' limitations and boundaries are important lessons for James Taylor to learn. James Taylor should beware of a tendency for martyrdom out of pity for others' problems.
He enjoys emotional intensity and is attracted to the mysterious, the unknown, and dangerous or challenging experiences that draw on all of his inner resources. He is able to handle an emotional crisis very well and is interested in the underlying root of emotional problems and how to cure them. James Taylor insists on bringing feelings between people out into the open, for he craves real closeness and intimacy in his relationships, without barriers or secrets.
James Taylor has a very attractive personality and loves to socialize. Because of this he is very popular, especially with the opposite sex. James Taylor also has a sense of beauty and may be interested in some kind of artistic work or hobby.
In love relationships, James Taylor is steadfast and loyal, especially if he has a warm, demonstrative partner. He is very sensual in nature and craves plenty of touching and physical affection. James enjoys being pampered with a good meal, a loving massage or other sensual delights. He is a wonderful lover who is very attentive to the comfort and enjoyment of his loved one. James Taylor responds intensely to beauty and physical appearance, and the physical attractiveness of his partner is very important to him.
James Taylor craves very intense, deep, emotional relationships, and would even prefer stormy, tumultuous relationships to ones that are calm but lack vitality and passion. James loves wholeheartedly and expects all-consuming, total devotion and attention from his partner. Casual, light relationships hold no appeal for Taylor.
His personal relationships are very affectionate. James enjoys the company of other people and has a harmonious attitude toward them. James Taylor also has a sense of art and may decorate his surroundings very artistically.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aries
Moon in 8th house
Moon Trine Mars
Moon aspects Mars and Saturn
Moon Trine Saturn
Moon aspects Mars and Neptune
Moon Opposition Neptune
Moon Trine Pluto
Moon Conjunct Sun/Venus
Venus in Taurus
Venus in 8th house
Venus Opposition Jupiter/Asc.