drive and ambition
Melina Kanakaredes seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational and insistent on doing things her way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of her own. Melina Kanakaredes strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. She may feel frustrated at times that she cannot simply do what HE wants and that she must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or she may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if she does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, she is not a loner. Melina Kanakaredes achieves her goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. She is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if she senses someone is being taken advantage of. Melina Kanakaredes avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. She is unlikely to push herself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach her goals.
Quick-witted and sharp-tongued, Melina Kanakaredes enjoys arguing, debating, and contesting other people's opinions. She is quite forthright and sometimes tactless. Kanakaredes can be very convincing about her point of view, but she is prone to a "hard-sell" approach which sometimes backfires. Challenging mental work is a good avenue for Melina's aggressive intellect.
She is enterprising, ambitious and has a strong desire to succeed in a big way. Forever on the lookout for new opportunities and promising new ventures, Melina Kanakaredes is willing to take risks if she senses a winner. No matter how much Melina accomplishes, she never seems to be completely satisfied. Melina Kanakaredes always feels that she can do more, and sets her sights on another goal. Melina Kanakaredes feels frustrated in limited circumstances, and she will abandon secure and reasonably successful situations if they do not offer challenges and future growth potential. Kanakaredes likes to keep stretching her limits, to see how far she can go. Sometimes Kanakaredes overextends herself or promises more than she can actually achieve, due to an overly optimistic or confident assessment of her own capacities. Melina Kanakaredes relishes healthy competition and feels that it spurs her on to even greater achievements.
Kanakaredes knows what she wants in life and has the ability to define her goals clearly. Being open-minded and frank, she has a good understanding of everything. Melina Kanakaredes may have been encouraged to learn to talk at an early age and now finds it easy to communicate.
She is likely to feel depressed frequently and has a strong desire to overcome it, but may not be able to count on much support from others. Melina Kanakaredes tends to separate herself from others and she feels like being expelled from society.
She is very inspirational, but may lack the energy to put her ideas into action. Melina Kanakaredes is inclined to feel tired a lot and may not have enough push to follow through. Kanakaredes can be rebellious at times, but she knows her limits.
Her energy may be a bit low and Kanakaredes does not seem to have enough stamina to resist external powers. Melina Kanakaredes could easily be used as a medium, or someone else may set her up as a tool to further their interests without Melina knowing what is really going on.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in her community can be hers. Melina Kanakaredes feels she has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some line of endeavor. Melina possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Melina Kanakaredes should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Maybe the most important factor in Melina's choice of career and her success or lack of it is having a strong home base. Family support is crucial to Melina Kanakaredes, and she would not sacrifice her family for any sort of advantage or achievement in the outside world. If Melina Kanakaredes has a solid foundation and healthy relationships with her parents, she is likely to fulfill any aspirations she has for accomplishment.
Conflicts in her early childhood are apt to be played out in Melina's later professional life. Unresolved rivalry with a parent or sibling may result in antagonism toward superiors or competitors. If Melina Kanakaredes can work through some of these past events, she will have even more energy and drive to achieve positive goals.
Melina has grand aspirations and may be inordinately ambitious at times. That is, she is apt to be discontent with small successes and to feel like a failure unless she achieves extraordinary things. Melina Kanakaredes should avoid get-rich-quick schemes which promise tremendous returns for little energy expenditure. Even if they do seem to succeed, Kanakaredes' ideals and values could be compromised.
Her professional goals and long-range ambitions may be vague and difficult for Melina Kanakaredes to define for quite a long time. This is partly due to the fact that they are not very conventional, concrete, or worldly. Melina is apt to have more of a spiritual vocation or calling. Healing, counseling, the ministry, music, art - or some combination thereof - may well be part of her role in life. On the other hand, Melina Kanakaredes may simply be confused and seemingly not ambitious at all in the professional realm.
Melina Kanakaredes has a desire to teach other people what she knows and may be interested in a career that serves the public through some educational programs. She is a very stimulating companion, but wants to be the central figure in discussions.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 3rd house
Mars Square Jupiter
Mars Opposition Mercury/MC
Mars Opposition Saturn/N. Node
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Neptune
Mars Conjunct Neptune/Pluto
MC Conjunct Sun
Moon Opposition MC
Mars Opposition MC
Jupiter Square MC
Neptune Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Mercury/N. Node