Although he is empathetic, sensitive and responsive to others' feelings and needs (as described on the previous page), he also has a very clear-eyed, objective and practical nature, described in more detail below. Because Stephen King appears to be a softy, others may be surprised at his cool, intelligent criticism and insights. Others may feel that Stephen King swings from extremes of kind tenderheartedness to biting sarcasm.
His warm, caring side, combined with his perfectionism, can make him very effective in any service area because he has the capacity to work practically and efficiently and to show deep concern for the needs of others.
At heart Stephen King is modest and humble and rarely strives to be in the limelight or in a position of power. Stephen King has a sharp analytical mind, a keen eye for detail, and prefers to observe, dissect, and study life from a distance. Conscientious and conservative, King can be relied upon to be cautious, efficient, and thorough in his work and he takes pride in a job well done. What he may lack in self-confidence Stephen King often makes up for in skills - fostering expertise, technical knowledge and competence in a specialized area. He is adept at using his hands to create or fix things, and meticulous attention to detail and careful craftsmanship are his forte. Some would say he is a little too meticulous, for King can be extremely critical and petty if everything is not done exactly as he thinks it should be, and he worries about things that other people consider trivial and unimportant. Stephen King likes to organize, categorize and arrange everything into a logical system and is often distinctly uncomfortable when something does not fit into a neat category. Disorganization vexes King. He probably wishes that he were not such a perfectionist, for besides being a stickler for details, King can also be mercilessly self-critical. Whether in his environment or within himself, King tends to focus on the flaws, with a desire to improve, refine, and perfect. He is strictly factual, truthful, and scrupulously honest in his self-assessment and often does not give himself enough praise or credit.
He is also highly discriminating and may be especially particular about his diet, hygiene, and health habits. Stephen has high aesthetic standards and refined sensitivities, and is bothered by environmental elements (such as disorder, cigarette smoke, etc.) that others overlook. His tastes are simple and understated, yet refined. He is truly offended by coarseness, bluntness and vulgarity. King can sometimes be difficult to live with because of his fastidiousness, sensitivity and idiosyncrasies about food and cleanliness.
Though Stephen King seems rather cool and self-contained, he is very helpful by nature and enjoys serving others. He is content to play a supporting role rather than the lead. He is quietly devoted to the ones he cares for.
He is cautious, realistic and practical in his approach to life and disinclined to gamble. Stephen King analyzes before he acts. He is sometimes too serious. If King allowed himself to play and make mistakes, it would be highly beneficial to his health!
The urge to learn and communicate is essential to Stephen King, and he expresses himself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. King is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Stephen enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for himself what is going on in the world around him.
Stephen King is loving and well loved by others, and has a strong need for relationships that offer kindness, friendship and affection. His artistic and creative powers are also well developed and Stephen does everything in a harmonious, gracious, pleasing manner. Aesthetics are very important to King, as are his personal appearance and attractiveness.
Although Stephen King prefers harmony and accord, he also has a confrontational side.
King can be an inspiring leader of a team or group effort. His dynamism and energy evokes the same in others, and he sees healthy competition between people as a plus. Generally, Stephen King enjoys fine health as well.
His life is apt to be blessed with more than his share of helpful friends, fortuitous relationships, and doors opening up to him at just the right time. Because Stephen King is usually willing to share and to give back to others in a generous way, he continues to generate success in his life no matter how unfortunate prevailing circumstances are. Stephen should beware, however, of becoming an opportunist.
Impulsive, restless and spontaneous, his life is apt to be somewhat unstable and full of sudden changes. Stephen King is extremely independent and craves excitement, adventure, freedom and discovery. King has a rebellious streak and he often feels he is unusual and different from society's mainstream. The unorthodox and the novel appeal to him.
With his charm and outgoing personality Stephen King has no trouble attracting people and he enjoys pleasant and congenial relationships with them. He may choose social contact with generous or wealthy people and would prefer to live in a beautiful home.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Cancer and Sun in Virgo
Sun in Virgo
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Conjunct Venus
Sun aspects Venus and Mars
Sun Sextile Mars
Sun Sextile Jupiter
Sun Square Uranus
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.