mental interests and abilities
Shelley Winters is a person of strong opinions and she expresses her views energetically and often dramatically. She is an entertaining speaker and tends to embellish or exaggerate in order to get her point across. Shelley has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if her arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Winters puts on a good show. Shelley has an abundance of creative ideas and she does not enjoy a job in which she has no creative input or does not share in the decision-making. Shelley Winters could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Inquisitive and communicative, Shelley's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and she is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. Her attention span may be rather brief; Winters has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Winters learns quickly, is eager to pass on what she is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Her mind works in a rather electric, inspired, sometimes brilliant way, and Shelley Winters grasps new concepts very readily. However, her retention may be poor, as Winters tends to leap from one idea to another in a flash, and often without thoroughly digesting any of them. Her mind may race so quickly that it is hard for Shelley Winters to sit still for any length of time. Shelley has a highly sensitive nervous system and needs a relatively calm, stable environment to be at her best. Shelley Winters should avoid over stimulating, frenetic places in order to stay balanced.
Her mind does not function in a linear, logical manner and Shelley Winters is often unable to express her thoughts in simple, everyday language. Symbols, images, art or music better express Winters' ideas. Flights of imagination and fantasy carry Shelley into strange and beautiful worlds, and she could foster the ability to transcribe some of her perceptions so as to share them with others, for example, by writing fantasy, fiction, lyrics or poetry. Winters is sensitive to nuances and possesses intuitive or psychic gifts, but she may become confused between imagination and true perception. Shelley Winters has a strong mystical and idealistic bent, and has difficulty focusing her attention on practical or mundane activities. Shelley Winters is strongly attracted to metaphysical and spiritual topics.
Her sexuality probably developed early in life and problems of love relationships could be on her mind a lot. Shelley Winters may adopt a somewhat pompous and flirtatious way of speech and the subject "sex" may come up repeatedly during the course of her conversations.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Quincunx Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Neptune
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Pluto