mental interests and abilities
Van Morrison is a person of strong opinions and he expresses his views energetically and often dramatically. He is an entertaining speaker and tends to embellish or exaggerate in order to get his point across. Van has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if his arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Morrison puts on a good show. Van has an abundance of creative ideas and he does not enjoy a job in which he has no creative input or does not share in the decision-making. Van Morrison could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Inquisitive and communicative, Van's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Morrison has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Morrison learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Van Morrison has a sharp tongue and ready wit, and he enjoys intellectual competition, problem solving, and demanding intellectual work. In a debate, he knows how to drive his point home. Van Morrison also possesses quick reflexes and dexterity and could be an excellent tennis or racquetball player. Any sport which involves a dynamic exchange between the players is a suitable arena for Morrison.
He is willing to grow and gather experience through his relationships with others. Morrison gives and receives good suggestions or stimulating ideas and tends to cultivate an intense exchange of thoughts. Van Morrison has a need for social contact and entertainment.
Van Morrison tends to expect too much from people and consequently often feel let down by the actions of others. Feeling misunderstood, he may try to avoid contact with others as much as possible.
Van Morrison tends to be guided by wrong impressions of people and could easily deceive himself about their character. On the other hand, Van may also try to exploit other people's weakness and may even think of becoming involved in things that are a little shady.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Sextile Mars
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.
Mercury Conjunct Neptune/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Neptune/Asc.