Open and generous, Phylicia Rashad enjoys a wide circle of friends and acquaintances and she thrives on sociability and fellowship. She is adventurous, playful, freedom loving, and always ready for a good time. Rashad rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep her down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Phylicia always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, she is uncomfortable with her own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Phylicia Rashad often tries to "cheer up" or offer philosophical advice to those who are hurting, but she unwittingly avoids or ignores the emotions involved.
Friendship means a great deal to Rashad, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Phylicia Rashad to be happy, her mate must be her best friend and encourage Phylicia's aspirations and ideals. Phylicia Rashad also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
Phylicia Rashad may have traveled extensively in her early years, or something in her background may have enabled her to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
Rashad has a craving for things that are far away and foreign, or that she has never experienced before. Phylicia Rashad wants to completely immerse herself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply acquire facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally as well Phylicia is restless and somewhat of a wanderer.
Phylicia Rashad responds in a strong emotional way to the influence of her environment and has a need to reform those around her. Phylicia has a very powerful psychic influence on others and they may look to Rashad for guidance and direction, and she rarely lets them down.
Sensitive and sentimental, Phylicia Rashad is deeply attached to her family, old friends, familiar places and the past. She is romantic and tender in love relationships, and it is of utmost importance to Rashad to remember birthdays, anniversaries, family rituals and other personally significant days. Phylicia Rashad seeks caring, emotional support, and security in her love relationships. Phylicia likes to be needed, as well as to cherish and protect her loved ones, of whom she is somewhat possessive.
A warm, loving and comfortable home is very important to Phylicia Rashad and she invests a lot of her energy into beautifying, decorating and creating a lovely home. Also, Phylicia shares her affection with the people in her family very generously and having close family ties is a major priority for her. Being at home makes Rashad happy.
Phylicia Rashad has a very romantic, idealistic vision of love relationships and may be disillusioned to discover that no real, flesh-and-blood human being ever quite lives up to her dream image of the "perfect love". Though Phylicia frequently fantasizes about love and romance - she may avoid becoming intimately involved with anyone or making definite commitments. When it comes to love, Rashad can be evasive and dishonest with herself and others. Some of Rashad's love yearnings may be expressed through art, music or an involvement with mysticism.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 9th house
Moon Opposition Pluto/Asc.
Venus in Cancer
Venus in 4th house
Venus Square Neptune