mental interests and abilities
Outspoken and direct, he is always eager to express his ideas and opinions and does not mind opposing the consensus and stirring up a little controversy. Merle has fresh, original ideas and a great deal of enthusiasm for anything new and untried, but once the novelty has worn off, he is interested in another new idea or project. Merle Haggard never seems to have enough time to do everything he wants. He is very honest, speaks decisively and convincingly about things he believes in, and is unable to pretend to agree with someone if he honestly does not. He may be somewhat lacking in tact.
Inquisitive and communicative, Merle's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Haggard has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Haggard learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Merle Haggard appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. He could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Haggard could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Merle Haggard has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. His sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Merle Haggard has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, Haggard's optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Merle Haggard sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Haggard's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Merle Haggard may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Never satisfied with the face value of anything, Merle is always probing beneath the surface for deeper reasons and hidden motives - though he rarely reveals his own. Merle Haggard has a very suspicious, even paranoid, side. His mind is penetrating and Merle Haggard has an aptitude for research, investigative reporting or private investigation. He is keenly interested in the deeper aspects of the human psyche, with a sort of "x-ray vision" of the inner motivations and intentions of others. He is drawn to anything secret, hidden, or mysterious, and may pursue esoteric or occult studies. Haggard is also a forceful and convincing speaker or writer, with the ability to influence people's thinking by the sheer power of his conviction.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aries
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury Square Pluto