drive and ambition
Shannon is proud and ambitious and she strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what she is. Molly Shannon has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Molly finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and she hates being wrong; Molly Shannon always insists that she is right!
She is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Molly Shannon plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, she sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Molly loves admiration and applause, and she has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Molly Shannon tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of her self-confidence, Molly is able to accomplish a great deal, but if her confidence is ever undermined, Molly Shannon becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
She has passionate convictions and will fight for them when challenged. Molly Shannon is willing to dedicate a great deal of her energy and strength to an important cause, and she will act decisively on her beliefs, rather than simply espousing them.
Sometimes Shannon gets so involved, and identifies so much, with her ideas that she cannot really be receptive to anyone who opposes her philosophically.
Shannon frequently meets a tremendous amount of resistance whenever she wants to assert herself in a decisive way or do something just for herself. This resistance stems from within (in the form of self-doubt, fear, or a heavy sense of responsibility toward others), as well as from practical and circumstantial limitations. Especially when initiating a project or acting independently, Molly Shannon may tell herself that she is not really prepared, or that she is not good enough (yet), and she puts a lot of pressure on herself. Despite the obstacles, setbacks or lack of support she encounters, Molly Shannon can accomplish a great deal with patience and perseverance. However, she is apt to aim too low and not realize how much she is truly capable of.
Molly Shannon should try to recognize that she does not have to justify her existence or prove her worth through her accomplishments.
An intense team-worker, Molly Shannon is likely to realize plans that she makes in common with others. She may prefer to work with partners rather than alone and could form relationships with others for the purpose of working together.
Molly Shannon has a good team-spirit and intensely works together with her colleagues. She may join an organization or association that fights for upholding common issues and principles. Shannon is likely to accomplish more as a team.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in her career, as well as how Molly Shannon goes about achieving her goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Shannon's motto.
Molly Shannon may have to overcome some significant handicaps from her childhood or background in order to attain her ambitions in life. Molly may appear to lack ambition, but she may simply be keeping her cards close to her chest. A sense of inadequacy stemming from early disappointments may make Molly Shannon an underachiever. However, she can accomplish a great deal if she understands the influence of the past, and learns to seek the support and help she requires.
Molly Shannon has a beautiful soul, is aesthetically inclined and has a love of fine arts. She may want to be involved in a career where art, acting or beauty is paramount. Her parents are supportive and Molly is likely to have a harmonious home and business life.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 9th house
Mars Quincunx Saturn
Mars Conjunct Mercury/N. Node
Mars Conjunct N. Node/MC
MC Conjunct Mercury
Saturn Opposition MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Venus