challenges and difficulties
He is very self-conscious and has a great need for ego-affirmation and praise. Expressing himself freely and openly is not easy for Carpenter. John Carpenter tends to work hard at playing and "having fun", rather than being light-hearted and spontaneous. Developing self-love and self-acceptance regardless of his "performance" is an important task for John.
Carpenter is generally not a "joiner" and he does not feel comfortable in clubs, organizations or other groups of people that are centered on some common ideal or interest. If John Carpenter does participate in a group, he may find the rules and procedures restrictive - or he may simply feel that he does not fit in with the others.
Being alone or with older, more experienced people suits John Carpenter better than being with groups of his own peers.
He is suspicious of groups, crowds, and social organizations. Carpenter is quick to pick up on social charades and insincerity and avoids the limelight and glamour. John Carpenter is direct and to the point in speech and manner, stubborn and inflexible, and often unwilling to communicate his innermost feelings and thoughts.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which John Carpenter 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 John Carpenter needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
John Carpenter 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 John Carpenter a sense of inner balance.
John Carpenter 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... John needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Carpenter 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 fostering a personal vision or philosophy of life, whether through religious or philosophical studies, education or the wisdom of distant lands or cultures that John Carpenter is most likely to wrestle with these issues. John Carpenter needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Carpenter.
His conversations with others tend to be lively and productive but could also easily turn into arguments. The subject of Carpenter's discussions is likely to be about working on and incorporating educational matters.
Carpenter makes a big impression on everyone he meets and has the ability to attract many people. Others find John Carpenter very fascinating and he is likely to see himself as their model or example in groups or associations.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 11th house
Saturn Conjunct Pluto
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Opposition Mercury/Mars
N. Node Conjunct Venus/Pluto