originality and imagination
Areas Where Thomas Merton is Creative, Unique, Unstable, or Compulsive
Thomas has unusual, even eccentric friends, and he is likely to join groups, communities, organizations, or clubs which promote progressive or unconventional ideas, social change, or innovation in some form. Thomas Merton is dynamic and creative in business affairs and in organizations.
His creative self-expression has a very imaginative quality, and Thomas Merton has a particular affinity for drama, theater, film, and other artistic mediums in which creative fantasy plays a major role.
In love relationships and romance, also, Thomas Merton often have glamorous fantasies that have little to do with reality.
There was much that was hidden or secret in Merton's childhood home, and Thomas absorbed a sense of shame or a feeling that he needs to hide and protect who he is from others. One of his parents had an especially intense bond to Thomas Merton and profoundly influenced him, perhaps dominated or controlled him in subtle ways. Unlocking the secrets of the past, and learning to develop intimate and close relationships with others without controlling or being controlled are issues for Merton.
Thomas Merton seems to be very excitable and is likely to have frequent comings and goings in his relationships. Thomas does not like to stay in one place too long, have no real roots anywhere, and may get to see a lot of the world.
Thomas Merton tends to dream of good fortune and success without seeing the world around him too clearly. Thomas has a strong desire to gain success, but is reluctant to expend any effort toward achieving it, resulting in frequent disappointments.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus in 11th house
Neptune in 5th house
Pluto in 4th house
Uranus Conjunct Asc./MC
Neptune Opposition Jupiter/MC