mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Julio Gallo, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Gallo at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Julio Gallo as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Julio often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Gallo can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Julio Gallo is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Julio Gallo as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
The mysterious and the unknown fascinate Julio Gallo and he may investigate the supernatural, the hidden or the taboo. Gallo needs to know what is going on behind the scenes. He is also deeply curious or astute about economic, political, or social power, big business, and the motives and powers behind the social facade.
Julio's emotions and logic are often out of sync. What Julio Gallo feels or subconsciously wants or believes is quite different from his conscious thoughts. Thus he may have trouble becoming clear about a given situation or making up his mind. Julio Gallo functions best when he takes the time to reflect, brood and incubate his ideas and decisions, thereby utilizing his intuition and emotions as well as his reasoning. If Julio Gallo studies his dreams and their messages he will be surprised to discover how often his true feelings about someone or something are significantly different from his conscious stance.
Putting his feelings into words does not come very easily, and Julio Gallo may feel awkward trying to articulate and communicate subjects other than those that are purely factual or intellectual in nature. However, finding an outlet through writing about or describing his feelings would be very gratifying for Gallo.
He is open and receptive to subjects that defy rational explanation, such as psychic phenomena, mental telepathy and metaphysics, and Gallo could teach these subjects to others. His mind is imaginative and inspired and Julio Gallo has an aptitude for art and creative writing.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 8th house
Moon Quincunx Mercury
Mercury Trine Neptune