Natal Mercury Conjunct Ascendant ~ The Enthusiast
Mercury represents our rational mind and is the planet of everyday expression and communication. It signifies our curiosity and what areas of life we find mentally appealing and stimulating. It analyzes and organises and defines the way we interact with others. Mercury in your chart reveals how you get your point across and in what style.
Mercury Conjunct Ascendant
The placement of Mercury Conjunct your Natal Ascendant makes you warm, friendly and very talkative. Any planets that are conjunct your Ascendant will influence your appearance and personality in a great deal. You are a good listener and curious about everything. You have a desire to learn as much as you can about the world, but you may have difficulty in being objective about what you learn, selecting only the information that is personally useful to you, or that fits in with your way of perceiving things. Tolerance of other peoples views, attitudes and different perspectives is one of the big challenges of this aspect. You might identify more with your intelligence or ability to make connections with others. You are at ease with almost anyone, and easily put others at ease. Always curious, you can pick up a lot from your immediate environment. You also revere knowledge and information, and have a keen interest in many intellectual topics.
This time may get alot more hectic and you may have more errands, phone calls or meetings than usual. Even if you dont have so many obligations you want to do more and you should have more physical energy available. Good communication is important so strive to make yourself heard and understood. More people will be drawn to you by your charm. People are fascinated by your command of language and effective delivery. Your thinking is clear and organized, and you can defend your perspective and direct your actions in a productive way. You will not be afraid to speak up when you know you are right, but the fact is that you aren't always right. You may be much more preoccupied with yourself than usual.