challenges and difficulties
McIntyre doubts his own intelligence and mental capacities, and he may work very hard at studies in order to compensate for this. Joey is often overly serious and disinterested in light or superficial conversation. Spontaneous communication, social give-and-take, and making small talk are likely to be difficult for him.
He is very conscientious, responsible, and concerned with his duty, his public image and reputation, and becoming a person of stature in the world. Joey McIntyre understands the need for hard work and careful planning in order to accomplish anything substantial and he is capable of much self-discipline and patience once he sets his sights on a goal.
But Joey McIntyre is very judgmental and hard on himself if he fails to attain success, and he can become dry, bitter, or cynical if the world does not recognize his efforts.
His faith, optimism, and sense of possibilities are tempered by a great deal of caution, and often doubt or skepticism as well. Whatever hopes or visions Joey McIntyre has for his life are firmly held in check by his sense of reality. At times he may wish for more freedom, but Joey also fears it and holds back. Joey McIntyre may blame practical limitations, some external condition or the prevailing Authority for his own inhibitions.
Joey McIntyre has a tendency to think on the dark side, is somewhat gloomy and touchy and easily disappointed. He may find it hard to keeps his attention on the real world and may become obsessed with strange ideas and fanciful beliefs.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Joey McIntyre 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 Joey McIntyre needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Joey McIntyre has a great capacity for sympathy, tenderness, and caring, which is a gift that he is apt to over bestow at times. For balance, Joey McIntyre needs to foster mature self-discipline, self-control, and personal responsibility.
When under stress, he has a strong instinct to retreat back to the nest, to be a child again, or to become overwhelmed with feelings and longings to be taken care of. Also, he may encourage others to depend on him emotionally (and otherwise) to an unhealthy degree. Joey McIntyre needs to learn how to set limits and to turn off the flow of support when necessary.
The arena he is most likely to wrestle with these issues is in playful self-expression, games or sports, and creativity. Joey McIntyre should try to develop any artistic, expressive, creative potentials he feels he possesses, utilizing the qualities described above.
The following are specific activities that will support Joey McIntyre in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to McIntyre, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Joey McIntyre should develop true self-confidence and the willingness to put himself "out there", be seen and shine. Joey needs to be willing to take on a leading role. He needs to be a hero - a protagonist in his own story - by cultivating the courageous, active, and positive masculine qualities he possesses. Doing creative work that he is proud of - anything that comes from McIntyre's heart and bears the stamp of McIntyre's individuality - is important. Also, being a mentor, a helpful, encouraging force in the life of someone less experienced than he is a way for Joey McIntyre to grow and become more whole himself.
Joey McIntyre should develop faith and confidence both in himself and in a higher power that can guide, nourish, and help him. He needs to expand his willingness to dream and envision better things in life by studying religion, philosophy and other subjects that enable him to acquire a larger, more inclusive view of the world.
Being generous with his time, energy and resources in helping others achieve a better life will in turn benefit Joey McIntyre.
He is very obliging and always looks for relationships with other people. Joey McIntyre tends to really feel at home with his family or in groups or associations that he may join. Joey has a strong desire to feel at one with his community.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Gemini
Saturn in 10th house
Jupiter Quincunx Saturn
Saturn Opposition Mercury/Neptune
N. Node in Capricorn
N. Node in 5th house
N. Node Conjunct Sun
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter
N. Node Opposition Asc./MC