Although she is intensely emotional and fervent in her loves and hates (as described on the previous page), she is often cool, detached, objective and dispassionate. Her emotions are difficult to arouse, but once aroused, she is intensely emotional and feels love, hate or jealousy with her heart and soul. Moreover, her innate idealism (discussed below) may prevent Jan Kerouac from acting as temperamentally as she might feel.
Jan has strong views and can be zealous in defending her ideas.
She is a freedom-loving, strong-willed and independent-minded individual, and she insists upon living her own life as she sees fit, even if it means ignoring convention and tradition. In personal relationships, Jan Kerouac cannot be owned or possessed, and while she is willing to share herself with another, she does not always adjust easily to the emotional give and take of close relationships. Though intellectually open, Kerouac can be enormously stubborn, opinionated and inflexible on a one-to-one level. Jan has strong convictions and feelings about fairness and equality, and she tries to abide by them; however, her ideals about how people "should" treat one another do not always take into account human weaknesses, differences and needs. Jan Kerouac probably dislikes sentimentality and traditional gender roles and "games".
She is fair, intelligent, objective and rational and she often let her head rule rather than her heart. Jan Kerouac seems rather self-sufficient and emotionally detached because she is capable of putting aside her personal feelings and viewing things dispassionately. But once Jan makes up her mind on an issue, it is difficult to dissuade her, and she can be rather dogmatic.
Jan Kerouac thinks in broad terms and is concerned with the world beyond her own personal sphere - her town, nation, or even planet. She is likely to become involved in, or show a keen interest in, community endeavors, social organizations and groups of all kinds. She enjoys being part of a group endeavor, and she often assumes the role of organizing, managing or supervising group activities.
Forward-looking and progressive, she harbors great hopes for the future. Jan Kerouac stays current and up to date, and responds to contemporary cultural trends, both in terms of personal style and ideas. When young, Jan Kerouac was very influenced by peer pressure and by all the "latest crazes". Jan has an experimental mind and is attracted to novelty.
Her strong points include her concern for human welfare and social betterment, her sense of fairness and democratic spirit, and her vision. Her faults are her stubbornness and inflexibility, and a tendency to be very obtuse and insensitive when it comes to personal feelings and human needs.
The urge to learn and to communicate is essential to Jan Kerouac, and she expresses herself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. Kerouac is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Jan enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for herself what is going on in the world around her.
Jan Kerouac tends to see things from her perspective only and to be rather subjective. She also enjoys talking and expressing her views but does not always listen as well. Jan Kerouac has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and she needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Jan Kerouac feels that she has the support of her family or others in her environment for her creative efforts and personal goals, which enables her to act with confidence. She is able to satisfy both her need to be an individual and her need for caring relationships and a sense of belonging. She is in harmony with herself and is therefore an effective individual.
She is imaginative and sensitive to anything colorful, beautiful or magical. She is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, music and mysticism. Her spiritual values color Jan's whole perspective and approach to life. She is idealistic and perhaps impractical.
Jan Kerouac has a strong need for intellectual relationships and associations and she likes to share her intellectual interests with others. This could be in meetings or by joining various clubs and organizations.
Kerouac tends to be in a constant state of tension and seems to look for avenues to test her strength. Jan Kerouac uses all the energy at her disposal in order to succeed. Somewhat rebellious and inflexible, Jan fights any opposition or resistance she meets.
Jan has the ability to stand on her own feet and use the power of her own personality to attain success. Jan Kerouac needs to be a leader and she has a strong desire to obtain power and authority. It is imperative to Kerouac that she be out in front of the parade.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Scorpio and Sun in Aquarius
Sun in Aquarius
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Trine Moon
Sun Trine Neptune
Sun Conjunct Mercury/N. Node
Sun Opposition Saturn/Uranus
Sun Opposition Pluto/MC