drive and ambition
Karen Sheperd is extremely strong-willed and she pursues her goals and desires with passionate dedication and determination. She is capable of total concentration and tremendous discipline, and she is very difficult to influence or sway once her mind is made up. When Karen Sheperd wants something, Sheperd can be very one-sided and almost obsessed with it. She is very instinctive and does not always consciously know why she feels as strongly and deeply as she does.
She also tends to be secretive and unwilling to reveal her aims and intentions, and the intensity of her will and desire may not initially be apparent to others. However, Sheperd is very forceful in a quiet and subtle way. Karen Sheperd often manipulates or forces her will upon other people, without being overtly aggressive. She is not interested in confrontation but she is a formidable foe if she encounters opposition or aggression. Karen is courageous and has a rather primitive, raw side as well.
She is likely to be known for her drive, energy, ambition and competitive spirit. She is likely to espouse a career based on her ability to take initiative, be a leader, or excel in physical strength and prowess. Karen Sheperd most definitely wants to be a winner and will work hard to achieve it.
Karen Sheperd has a rather cocky, confident, we-can-do-it attitude that people in her environment pick up on quite readily. Inspiring, motivating, and encouraging others to go out and do their very best is one of Karen's innate gifts. Karen Sheperd has faith in the power of action and boldness, and enjoys initiating new programs and projects.
Intensely restless, dynamic and energetic, she is always on the go. When Karen Sheperd wants something, she wants it NOW, and she acts decisively and impulsively, albeit sometimes hastily and prematurely. Impatient, high-strung, and often nervous and tense, Karen finds it difficult to slow down, pace herself or relax. She is fiercely individualistic and independent, self-willed and intolerant of restraints and restrictions imposed by others. Karen Sheperd has a reckless disregard for authority and can be extremely rebellious. Cooperating with others is not Sheperd's strong point! She is often brutally frank and abrupt with people, and can be quite impersonal when she is pursuing a desired goal. She may demonstrate an explosive temper when her will is blocked. Karen Sheperd has a superabundance of energy and she needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in her own style and at her own pace.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in her community can be hers. Karen Sheperd feels that her destiny involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some way. Karen possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Karen Sheperd should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Karen Sheperd has a powerful drive for achievement and a penchant for athletics or some other very vigorous, challenging career. She is apt to push herself very hard, trying to outdo the competition. When possible, Sheperd likes to work independently, blazing trails for others to follow. Impatience, recklessness, or an overly ego-centered approach to success could be her downfall. (Knowing Karen Sheperd, however, she is likely to get right back on her feet!)
Karen Sheperd achieves her professional goals and long-range ambitions through self-discipline, concentration, and climbing the mountain one step at a time. Unlike the lucky few for whom all doors seem to magically open, Karen has to devise a realistic plan and keep to it diligently in order to succeed. Karen Sheperd will have to pay her dues and endure a few setbacks. Patience is her ally.
Her father or grandfather probably influenced Sheperd's choice of career, and will back her up - as long as Karen chooses to follow in their footsteps.
Karen Sheperd has a clear view of her aim in life and plans a course of action very thoroughly and decisively. She pursues her objectives with great assurance, gladly accepts responsibility, and loves to work because Sheperd likes what she does.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Scorpio
Mars in 10th house
Mars Sextile Jupiter
Mars Square Uranus
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Mars
Saturn Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Mars