This short extract gives you a taste of the personal "Child's Horoscope" by Liz Greene. The small samples taken from various chapters convey an impression of the complete horoscope (18-25 pages) which can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or a bound book in the AstroShop.Most parents long to provide their children with the best they can offer on every level. But what is "the best"? The birth horoscope of a child is a map of patterns and potentials which exist in that child from the moment of birth. Encouragement of these potentials in childhood can help a child to develop greater confidence and hope for a future which is more authentically his or her own, so that greater happiness and fulfillment are possible later in life. II. Your Child's Psychological Type
In this concise chapter Liz Greene describes the child's general temperament and his characteristic approach to life.The rich array of individual abilities and potentials portrayed in Gilbert's birth horoscope is set against the background of an inherent temperament bias which may be partly hereditary but is also the reflection of a mysterious essence which belongs to him alone. This mysterious "something" is already at work within Gilbert, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] He may outgrow toys, books and friends at an alarming rate of speed. This is not callousness or carelessness, but the expression of a vivid inner world which is constantly generating new futures and opportunities. For him the real joy is in the anticipation; the reality, [...] III. The Characters in the Story
This is one of the most comprehensive chapters of the "Child's Horoscope". This short version touches only on a few of the central characters in your child's personality. The complete report provides a detailed description on 7-9 pages.The tension between the main characters in Gilbert's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] However, he has a powerful and vigourous personality and must flex his mental and physical muscles regularly to test his strength and prove his potency. The poet William Ernest Henley once wrote: "I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul." These lines are [...] [..] If Gilbert is forced to repress these powerful emotions, he will not become any more adaptable he will simply learn how to exercise control over others through manipulation. Sometimes he may not be an easy child to understand, for he is by nature very private and touchy. Try not [...] Hidden traits [..] In early childhood his defences have not yet formed. But as he gets older he is likely to hide his cyclical bouts of timidity and confusion because he feels so ashamed of them. Gilbert is his own worst critic, sometimes expecting heroic feats of himself when in fact he [...] IV. Emotional Needs and Patterns in Relationships
This chapter contains valuable information on the child's basic needs and the relationship with his parents. The complete horoscope covers this chapter on 5-6 pages.Every child has particular ways in which he or she experiences and seeks emotional contact with others, and this may not always accord with other, more dominant personality traits. [..] He may have greater difficulty, however, in relating to equals particularly peers at school because he needs to either shine like the sun (and there is no room for two suns in the sky!) or find a sun around whom to orbit as a devoted acolyte. Both kinds of relationship [...] [..] Such romantic dreams are important for Gilbert, but they also need to be grounded through a solid emotional relationship which allows the son to experience his father as a real and fallible person rather than a vanishing figure of mystery and unobtainability. Because Gilbert [...] V. Fears and Insecurities
Knowing about their child's fears can help parents to react with love and understanding in challenging situations. The child's main fears and insecurities are described on 2-3 pages in the full report.VI. Looking toward the future
Many parents wonder about the future of their child. Every child has his own way to develop his potential. What this means for the individual child is described on 2-3 pages in chapter six of the complete Child's Horoscope. Please click here to read a complete sample horoscope.