mental interests and abilities
Richard has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in his work. Richard Clarke seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Richard has mechanical ability and works well with his hands. Clarke could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity.Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests him as well. Richard Clarke also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that he relates better to them than to people! Richard Clarke tends to become narrowly focused on his own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Richard Clarke uses his mind to organize, classify, and bring order to his environment. He is interested in the refinement of his technical skills and abilities and is a stickler for details. Organizational skills, training others in his area of expertise, or work involving teaching and communications are highly probable for Clarke.
Richard Clarke would be an excellent teacher or counselor for he listens sympathetically and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in Richard, and he is able to read between the lines and sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Clarke works well with and understands women as well as the emotional, feminine side of life. He is articulate on personal (rather than factual or technical) subjects. Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Clarke. Richard Clarke also has a talent for learning languages.
Richard Clarke 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. Clarke could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Richard Clarke 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.
Independent and freethinking, Richard Clarke dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and he especially does not like being told how to think, for Richard insists on discovering his own truth. Richard Clarke does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows him to make his own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. He is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Clarke finds exciting and stimulating. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to him "out of the blue". Richard has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to him. Richard Clarke also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Richard Clarke has a charming disposition and loves to socialize and meet new people. Clarke also likes to be surrounded by beautiful things and likes to talk to others about his views on love relationships problems as well as his views on beauty, fashion and art in general.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 6th house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury Trine Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Sun/Venus