mental interests and abilities
Outspoken and direct, he is always eager to express his ideas and opinions and does not mind opposing the consensus and stirring up a little controversy. Jean-Paul has fresh, original ideas and a great deal of enthusiasm for anything new and untried, but once the novelty has worn off, he is interested in another new idea or project. Jean-Paul Laurens never seems to have enough time to do everything he wants. He is very honest, speaks decisively and convincingly about things he believes in, and is unable to pretend to agree with someone if he honestly does not. He may be somewhat lacking in tact.
Laurens enjoys puzzles and other games that challenge him intellectually. Jean-Paul Laurens likes to show off his verbal or intellectual skills and to use his mind creatively. Writing, dramatic speaking or some other manifestation of his creative intelligence appeal to him.
Jean-Paul Laurens has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Jean-Paul dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Laurens is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Jean-Paul Laurens can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Laurens enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Even though Laurens can be a decisive and convincing speaker (as indicated earlier), he also has a highly imaginative and intuitive mind. This combination offers a number of possibilities: Jean-Paul could accurately articulate the images and fantasies he has, he could forcefully convince others of his own brand of idealism (or illusion!), or Jean-Paul Laurens may alternate from being very clear and direct to being rather evasive or poetic. The following describes the more fluid, non-rational aspect of Laurens' thinking.
Imaginative, intuitive, and nonlinear in his thinking, Jean-Paul Laurens has a gift for writing poetry, fiction, or fantasy. Jean-Paul also has a natural openness to the spiritual, intangible side of life and could write or speak on these subjects. He could also foster an innate clairvoyant tendency in himself quite easily.
Although he may intend to cooperate or collaborate in his relationships with others, Jean-Paul Laurens is inclined to use them to serve his own ends. A bit impatient and aggressive, he may be over eager to gain the advantage.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aries
Mercury in 5th house
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury aspects Mars and Neptune
Mercury Sextile Neptune
Mercury Conjunct Mars/N. Node