drive and ambition
Mackenzie Phillips 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 Mackenzie Phillips wants something, Phillips 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, Phillips is very forceful in a quiet and subtle way. Mackenzie Phillips 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. Mackenzie is courageous and has a rather primitive, raw side as well.
It is not easy for Mackenzie Phillips to show the world at large her angry or competitive side, but her family sees this side of her more often. Temper tantrums, tumultuous family relationships, or a great deal of competition between Phillips and one or more of her relations is likely. Mackenzie Phillips likes to be the one in charge in her home and she puts a lot of energy into making it the way she wants it.
Phillips dedicates herself wholeheartedly to a cause, makes a great deal of sacrifices and does away with superfluous activities and interests. Others find her approach too severe and are unwilling to go along with Mackenzie Phillips under the difficult circumstances that she is willing to tolerate. Her determination and capacity for self-denial often help Phillips get through the rough spots and achieve the goal she is aiming for.
Phillips is able to do her work and take responsibility for overcoming her own problems and challenges in life, while at the same time being open to spiritual comfort, aid and guidance. A good balance between being well-grounded and being receptive to spirit or the inner world is working in Mackenzie's favor. Enjoying simplicity and cultivating peace enable Mackenzie Phillips to evolve and to work through her challenges.
Fluidity of speech and thought, and using intellectual gifts or communicative skills to achieve her ambitions in life are featured. Convincing, selling, persuading, reasoning, bringing ideas into public awareness are also part of Phillips' professional life.
Phillips may seem to have a magically easy road to success and public recognition. Doors open for Mackenzie Phillips and opportunities abound. She may have more offers than she can follow up on. Mostly this is due to a positive and generous attitude on her part. Mackenzie's ambitions in life may have a spiritual component - based on a concern for social betterment or humanitarian ideals.
Phillips can be rather antagonistic toward those in authority. Even without realizing it, she may convey this attitude and she may well be threatening to those in power. Thus, however well-meaning Mackenzie Phillips is, she may find her initiatives or projects meet with little favor. Working independently might be Mackenzie's best option.
She is very conscious of her purpose or objective in life and she is ambitious with a strong desire to succeed. Her leadership ability is apparent to everyone and Mackenzie Phillips does not take a back seat to anyone.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Scorpio
Mars in 4th house
Saturn Trine Pluto
Saturn Sextile Neptune
Mercury Trine MC
Jupiter Trine MC
Mars Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Sun/Pluto