mental interests and abilities
She is highly interested in inner, subjective and personal issues, and her thinking is based more on feelings, intuition, personal experiences and prejudices, than on reason or logic. Intellectual abilities and accomplishments without heart or soul mean little to Liona. She is empathic and would be an excellent counselor, for she is a sensitive listener and deeply interested in people's feelings and inner life. In addition to psychology, Liona Boyd is drawn to education, art, poetry, music or mythology. She is not particularly confident about speaking in public, but will open up and share her thoughts in small, intimate groups. Boyd enjoys keeping a personal journal and reading the chronicles of others' lives and personal development.
The mysterious and the unknown fascinate Liona Boyd and she may investigate the supernatural, the hidden or the taboo. Boyd needs to know what is going on behind the scenes. She is also deeply curious or astute about economic, political, or social power, big business, and the motives and powers behind the social facade.
Liona's emotions and logic are often out of sync. What Liona Boyd feels or subconsciously wants or believes is quite different from her conscious thoughts. Thus she may have trouble becoming clear about a given situation or making up her mind. Liona Boyd functions best when she takes the time to reflect, brood and incubate her ideas and decisions, thereby utilizing her intuition and emotions as well as her reasoning. If Liona Boyd studies her dreams and their messages she will be surprised to discover how often her true feelings about someone or something are significantly different from her conscious stance.
Putting her feelings into words does not come very easily, and Liona Boyd 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 her feelings would be very gratifying for Boyd.
Although she is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Liona Boyd is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Boyd combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Liona has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze her own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Liona Boyd has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical or dry. She could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are her forte. In speech Liona Boyd tends to be factual and to the point.
Boyd will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Liona Boyd's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines her mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Liona Boyd incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
An independent and original thinker, Liona is excited by new ideas, discoveries, and innovations. Her mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and ideas often come to her "out of the blue". Liona Boyd grasps ideas very quickly and often becomes impatient with those who are slower or more cautious than he. More conservative minds deem her rather eccentric and unusual in her interests. Liona Boyd does well in an open, unpredictable atmosphere where flexibility and quick responses are needed. Liona Boyd has an aptitude for science, mathematics, electronics or astrology.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Cancer
Mercury in 8th house
Moon Quincunx Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Uranus