challenges and difficulties
Lois Maxwell has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, she prevents herself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Maxwell is more rigid and dogmatic than she realizes. Her approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Lois Maxwell takes her own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if she is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
Lois Maxwell takes both her work and her health very seriously, but she may demand so much of herself at work that she compromises her health. Lois can become a workaholic, not so much because she has lofty ambitions, but because she never feels like she has done enough. Lois Maxwell is overly responsible or overly conscientious at work, so much so that she may not enjoy it at all.
Maxwell can also get overly involved in self-improvement or her health, and she tends to be a bit of a hypochondriac.
Lois has an inner conflict between idealism, hope and faith in the future versus doubt and oppression due to limitations and practical realities. Lois Maxwell needs to develop discipline and patience in order to achieve her aspirations. Maxwell will grow by learning to accept frustration and to persevere in spite of obstacles.
Basically shy, Maxwell tends to be somewhat inhibited in love relationships and may feel uncomfortable or awkward expressing her love for someone. Lois Maxwell longs for love relationships and dreams about love, but is also inclined to torment herself because of a seeming lack of affection.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Lois Maxwell instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Lois Maxwell needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
When under stress, Lois Maxwell is apt to shut off the flow of her emotions and ignore her needs and feelings in order to do what she perceives as her duty or simply what the practical realities of the situation dictate. This can lead to a certain rigidity and inflexibility. If overdone, self-control, self-discipline, or an exaggerated concern over what society, family or others expect of her, makes life more of a burden than an adventure.
Fostering her tender, caring, feminine, and nurturing aspects is an important step in Lois Maxwell's growth. Lois Maxwell needs to learn how to nourish and lovingly tend to both herself and others. Letting herself be taken care of sometimes is okay!
It is in her dealings with money, financial security, tangible assets and possessions that she is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above are ones Lois Maxwell needs to integrate in tangible ways: how she makes a living, building assets and a secure material base, what she does with the resources she has. Lois Maxwell should try to avoid over involvement or entanglements with other people's money matters, legal business, and personal affairs.
Lois has an inner need to share her experiences with others and she talks to her friends and acquaintances in a very open manner. Socially minded, Lois Maxwell likes to cultivate close relationships, especially with women.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 6th house
Jupiter Square Saturn
Saturn Opposition Venus/Neptune
N. Node in Cancer
N. Node in 2nd house
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Asc.