mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Tim Buckley, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Buckley at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Tim Buckley as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Tim often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Buckley can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Tim Buckley is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Tim Buckley as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Tim Buckley 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 Buckley.
Tim Buckley appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design, and beauty. He could develop great technical skill as an artist, designer, craftsman, or creative writer. Buckley could also sell objects of beauty - artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Tim 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 benefit to Buckley in any work with people on a one-to-one level.
Vague, confused thinking which can lead to miscommunication and misunderstandings can be a problem for Tim Buckley, and he has to work at being as clear, honest and unambiguous in his dealings with others as he possibly can. Tim tends, also, to "go off the deep end" regarding spiritual philosophies, imaginative ideas, or theoretical speculation which may or may not have any real relevance or validity. Tim Buckley should try to critically test out his ideas, or seek out a person whose judgment and character he respects, to use as a sounding board.
Tim Buckley has a probing, penetrating mind and in his view, nothing is as simple, innocent, or straightforward as it appears. He may not totally understand the hidden undercurrents he perceives, the secret machinations, the dark underside of a person or situation - but it intrigues Tim and sometimes he cannot stop thinking about it. Once Buckley's interest has been piqued, he can become obsessed with getting to the bottom of the matter. At times Tim Buckley makes more of something than is actually the case, like assigning dark, convoluted motives to a person where none exist.
He may have to deal with considerable nervous tension and is inclined to see everything a little cloudy. Expressing what is on his mind could be hard for Tim Buckley, and he could either intentionally or inadvertently deceive others, or vice versa.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 6th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury Quincunx Neptune
Mercury Quincunx Pluto
Mercury Opposition Neptune/Pluto