Though Roberts may seem breezy, independent and freedom loving (as mentioned in the previous chapter), she is in fact not completely happy without a partner. She enjoys being on the move and exploring new territory, but wants a traveling companion! Roberts yearns for fulfilling, yet non-restricting relationships.
Harmony and balance are her keynotes. Nora Roberts instinctively understands the need to accommodate other people's interests and desires, and she is always fair and willing to meet others half way. Tactful, diplomatic, and quite socially aware, Nora does all she can to avoid conflict and discord. Her spirit is one of cooperation and compromise, and she often achieves through charm and discretion what would have been impossible to achieve with a direct, forceful approach.
Getting along with and pleasing others may be too important to Roberts since she can be too dependent on the approval and opinions of other to make her own decisions. Roberts will rarely act without seeking the counsel and feedback of other people. She prefers sharing and doing things with others rather than on her own. Being alone feels very unnatural to Nora Roberts, and she has a strong need for a partner and intimate one-on-one relationships.
Nora Roberts invests a great deal of her energy in personal love relationships and she is very idealistic and romantic about marriage. Nora Roberts seeks a partner who is her equal intellectually, and who is capable of a mental relationship as well as a physical and emotional one. She makes a thoughtful, considerate friend or lover, and she enjoys the traditional symbols of love - courtship, flowers, etc. Roberts perceives relationships like an art that requires time, attention and creative effort. Nora Roberts appreciates a partner who is subtle and polished, never coarse or blunt.
Fairness and equality, both in her personal relationships and in the world, are extremely important to her. If Nora Roberts fights about anything, it is often about something she feels is unfair and unbalanced. Balance is very important to Nora. She believes in moderation in all things and avoids fanaticism and extremism at all costs.
Nora Roberts also has a strong need for beautiful, harmonious surroundings and a natural sense of artistic style and grace, which is reflected in the way Roberts dresses and furnishes her home and workspace. Everything must be aesthetically pleasing and appropriate. Working with people as a counselor, advisor, consultant, or negotiator, or in an artistic field such as design or photography would be fulfilling to her.
Roberts is very attracted to world travel, foreign cultures and studies that expand her intellectual horizons and broaden her understanding of the world.
Nora Roberts is philosophically inclined and concerned with seeking answers to the big questions of life or getting an overall picture of any situation. Abstract concepts and/or plans for the future occupy her mind much of the time.
Sensitive and imaginative, she is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits and to mysticism. Nora Roberts is impressionable and receptive, and often has experiences that are unusual and unexplainable by the rational mind. Nora has an abundance of dreams, visions and longings, but does not always have the concentrated will and stamina to make them materialize. Gentle, idealistic and peace loving, Nora often seeks to avoid the harsh realities of life. Nora has an ethereal quality about her.
Nora Roberts undergoes deep, transformative changes in her life with relative ease and a minimum of conscious resistance. Because she does not avoid the depths, Roberts has access to a lot of personal power and strength. Without realizing it or seeking it, Nora is apt to have quite a potent effect on the people she comes into contact with, even superficially. Others sense that Nora Roberts is a force to be reckoned with.
It could be hard for Nora Roberts to face up to her mistakes because of her insecurity and self-doubt. Her early years may have been undermined by poor relationships with one or both of her parents who may have been ill, weak or alcoholic.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Sagittarius and Sun in Libra
Sun in Libra
Sun in 9th house
Sun Conjunct Neptune
Sun Sextile Pluto
Sun Conjunct Neptune/MC