challenges and difficulties
Jon-Erik Hexum has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, he prevents himself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Hexum is more rigid and dogmatic than he realizes. His approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Jon-Erik Hexum takes his own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if he is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
Hexum 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 Jon-Erik Hexum 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 Jon-Erik Hexum better than being with groups of his own peers.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Jon-Erik Hexum 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 Jon-Erik Hexum needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
He is capable of withstanding outside influences and remaining constant and steady on his path, but when under stress Jon-Erik Hexum becomes downright obstinate and implacable, resisting any change no matter how necessary or desirable the change may be. Tenaciously trying to preserve the status quo and hold on to what he has, he is apt to ignore the subtle signals he receives about needing to do something differently, which often leads to a crisis.
Jon-Erik Hexum needs to learn the limits of his ability to control life, and to accept and even embrace change and loss of the familiar, in order to allow for new life and growth. "Letting go" is a major life lesson for him. Hexum also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward his appetites and desires, as Jon-Erik Hexum tends to overindulge and/or deny himself excessively.
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 Jon-Erik Hexum is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Jon-Erik Hexum needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Hexum.
The following are specific activities that will support Jon-Erik Hexum in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Hexum, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Jon-Erik Hexum should develop true self-confidence and the willingness to put himself "out there", be seen and shine. Jon-Erik 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 Hexum's heart and bears the stamp of Hexum'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 Jon-Erik Hexum to grow and become more whole himself.
His conversations with others tend to be lively and productive but could also easily turn into arguments. The subject of Hexum's discussions is likely to concern educational matters.
He enjoys relationships with others who can tune into the spiritual world and Jon-Erik Hexum is likely to join groups or associations that sponsor psychics and that explore the connection with karmic influences.
Jon-Erik Hexum tends to have deep bonds with the people he associates with and is likely to encounter some unusual or fated relationships. Some of his contacts could be with very influential people who may be of help to Hexum in the future.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 11th house
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Conjunct Sun
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Mars
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Neptune
N. Node Conjunct Pluto/Asc.