mental interests and abilities
John has good mental concentration and the ability to become completely immersed in his work. John Lennon seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than vicariously via books or lectures. John has mechanical ability and he works well with his hands. Lennon could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry, or anything that involves doing and making things manually. Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests him as well. John Lennon also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that he relates better to them than to people! John Lennon tends to become narrowly focused upon his own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside that field.
He is often involved in verbal exchanges, interviewing, discussing, debating, counseling, negotiating, getting and giving feedback, and sharing information. John Lennon is drawn to intelligent and verbal people, with whom he can communicate and from whom he can learn. John loves to have an audience to hear his ideas, and he also appreciates eloquent presentations by others.
John Lennon scrutinizes, analyzes, dissects, and critically assesses ideas before accepting them. He may seem judgmental, serious, and unreceptive to others' thoughts, particularly if they are frivolous or poorly thought out. He prefers substantial conversation rather than superficial, light, meaningless banter. John Lennon generally thinks deeply and carefully before speaking and he wishes that others would do the same! Communication problems, like extreme reticence, stuttering, or difficulties in interpersonal relationships, may well be challenges for Lennon.
Never satisfied with the face value of anything, Lennon is always probing beneath the surface for deeper reasons and hidden motives - though he rarely reveals his own. John Lennon has a very suspicious, even paranoid, side. His mind is penetrating and deep and John Lennon has an aptitude for research, investigative reporting, or private investigation. He is keenly interested in the deeper aspects of the human psyche, with a sort of "x-ray vision" regarding the inner motivations and intentions of others. He is drawn to anything secret, hidden, or mysterious, and may pursue esoteric or occult studies. Lennon is also a forceful and convincing speaker or writer, with the ability to influence people's thinking by the sheer power of his conviction.
John Lennon has a talent for organizing and the ability to sum up conditions quickly. He is curious and inquisitive, but tends to criticize others and to interfere in everything. John has to learn to fight the tendency of finding fault with others.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 7th house
Mercury Opposition Saturn
Mercury Square Pluto
Mercury Opposition Uranus/Asc.