challenges and difficulties
Lindsey Buckingham has a penchant for order and precision, and an almost compulsive attention to detail. He is often hypercritical and can be such a demanding perfectionist that he discourages himself or others from even attempting something that will not be done exactly the way Buckingham knows it should be done.
He frequently over analyze or pick things apart mentally. Lindsey Buckingham may be something of a hypochondriac also. Lindsey must learn that he does not have to rationally understand everything in order for it to be valid, and also to relax his unnecessarily high or strict standards.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Lindsey Buckingham works very hard to ensure that his assets are solid. He may be very conservative, even stingy, with his money because he is afraid there will not be enough. He may turn this fear around and become very shrewd about investments and financial matters.
His vitality tends to be a bit low and Lindsey may have to fight against the tendency to be inactive. Easily discouraged, Lindsey Buckingham is inclined toward pessimism. Perhaps his upbringing was too authoritative, causing problems in his relationships with his parents.
His ambition and desire for power could be somewhat out of proportion and Buckingham can be quite ruthless in dealing with obstacles and difficulties he may be faced with. Lindsey Buckingham must learn to control his temper and be willing to compromise.
Buckingham works quietly to get ahead, but may have to work harder than others to gain recognition for his efforts. Reserved and shy, Lindsey Buckingham tends to build a wall between himself and others and he seems to be more receptive to older and mature people.
A deep thinker, Lindsey Buckingham has good powers of concentration. But Buckingham thinks slowly and takes his time making decisions, which is likely to be based on practical and economical methods. Having little to say, Lindsey Buckingham prefers to talk about serious or sad things.
He is a bit skeptical, somewhat irritable, and others may think of Lindsey Buckingham as quarrelsome or nagging. His nervousness seems to stem from his tendency to over-work himself, and Buckingham should try not to make more demands on others than they are able to handle.
He is inclined to be somewhat withdrawn and has a hard time discussing important matters with his family and close relationships. A serious and deep thinker, Lindsey Buckingham would like to explain his views to others, but has a difficult time finding the right words.
Lindsey tries to keeps his sensuality under control and is likely to suppress the tension he feels in his love relationships. At times he could feel somewhat emotionally inhibited, while at other times Lindsey Buckingham may have a strong wish to break all moral barriers.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Lindsey Buckingham 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 Lindsey Buckingham needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Seeking harmonious interpersonal relationships, cooperation, and togetherness, as well as the desire to please or appease other people, are drives that come very naturally to Lindsey Buckingham - so much so that he seeks them out at his own expense. When he is under stress, Buckingham tends to look outside himself for approval or answers, and he leans on others too much. Therefore, developing self-reliance, and the courage to look inwardly for answers and forge his own path through life is a key factor in his self-development.
Lindsey Buckingham is often tempted to be less than completely straightforward about his intentions or desires, and he can become enmeshed in a quagmire of "little white lies". Stark honesty - both inward and toward others - is the only way out! This, however, leads to the need to confront some of Buckingham's most deeply ingrained fears, such as "what if they do not like me?" and "what if I have to go through this alone?".
Lindsey Buckingham needs to cultivate his ability to be assertive, take initiative and act on his own behalf. Directness and self-reliance are imperative.
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 Lindsey Buckingham is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Lindsey Buckingham needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Buckingham.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Lindsey Buckingham back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Escapism through fantasy, intoxicants, or passive, vicarious activities (television, movies, etc.), waiting for a miracle instead of taking constructive steps to help himself, aimlessness or an inability to make and keep commitments, and self deception regarding other people. Lindsey has a tendency to be a martyr.
He may have an inner fear of separation and could feel left out or ignored at times. Lindsey Buckingham may have not received much affection while he was growing up or it had to be shared with others. Lindsey could find it difficult to show his love in his relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Virgo
Saturn in 2nd house
Saturn Conjunct Sun/Mars
Saturn Conjunct Sun/Pluto
Saturn Conjunct Sun/Asc.
Saturn Conjunct Mercury/Mars
Saturn Conjunct Mercury/Pluto
Saturn Conjunct Mercury/Asc.
Saturn Conjunct Venus/Uranus
N. Node in Aries
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Opposition Neptune
N. Node Opposition Venus/Saturn