challenges and difficulties
Lew has difficulty asserting his will and desires directly and openly. He may also suppress his anger and aggressiveness. Developing self-confidence, courage, and faith in himself are important tasks for Ayres.
Lew Ayres takes both his work and his health very seriously, but he may demand so much of himself at work that he compromises his health. Lew can become a workaholic, not so much because he has lofty ambitions, but because he never feels like he has done enough. Lew Ayres is overly responsible or overly conscientious at work, so much so that he may not enjoy it at all.
Ayres can also get overly involved in self-improvement or his health, and he tends to be a bit of a hypochondriac.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Lew Ayres 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 Lew Ayres needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Lew Ayres needs to take what he has learned (either through formal education or his own questing and life experience) and share it with others, communicate it or express it in a way that can benefit others. Knowledge and understanding, which does not enhance either Lew's quality of life or that of persons in his world, is of little real value. Putting Ayres' understanding, philosophy, and convictions into practice in his daily relationships, and in the multiple choices he makes every day, will enable Lew Ayres to really test his belief system and discover more about life.
When under stress, Lew Ayres is apt to seek refuge in imagining that the grass is greener elsewhere, rather than working with what is at hand. Lew Ayres needs to cultivate his ability to live in the present!
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 Lew Ayres is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Lew Ayres needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Ayres.
The following are specific activities that will support Lew Ayres in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Ayres, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Lew Ayres' path to wholeness involves confronting his dark and hidden recesses, bringing them out into the open, and transforming himself in the process. Healing abilities develop as a result of Ayres' willingness to experience and transform deep emotions such as grief, anger, and pain. Furthermore, bringing light to the darkness and pain in the world without becoming overwhelmed by it is a significant challenge for Lew.
His feelings are heightened when he is with others and Lew Ayres has the ability to open up to them and show his feelings without reservation. Lew Ayres is led by his instincts and likely to have many spontaneous relationships with other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aries
Saturn in 6th house
N. Node in Gemini
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Conjunct Pluto
N. Node Opposition Venus/Uranus