Gemini Sun Sign People
Gemini People are Unfettered and Free
Gemini is symbolized by the twins and ruled by the planet Mercury. Birthdays for Gemini sun sign people range from around May 21-June 21 of the year. But you must always consult an Ephemeris, or online chart, to confirm that. Both are long lists of planetary positions by date, the Ephemeris for fifty years, the online chart less. Sometimes the planets enter signs a day or two earlier or later. Your Sun sign is never on a “cusp” as some would have you believe. Every planet was in an astrology sign when you were born, and that is why you may be different from other Geminis.
Since you are born under the sign of the twins, sometimes you may seem so changeable that those around you may wonder which one of you they are interacting with at which time! Gemini is the first mutable air sign, which means you adapt well to change and like to feel unfettered and free. Air signs are ruled by their heads, and Gemini sun sign people are highly intelligent. Your interest can be aroused by any subject, and once it is, you will research it to discover as much as possible. Gemini sun sign people are quick learners, and love to discuss what they learned with those around them.
Geminis are the Best Communicators
Gemini sun sign people are the zodiac’s communicators, aided by their Mercury ruler. Your Gemini sun sign friends are always the first to call to fill you in on what’s going on, or to stop by to see how you are doing. They do not need an engraved invitation, and genuinely care.
Geminis will gravitate to working as reporters, writers, publishers, poets, actors, web masters, bloggers, or detectives. These are people who excel in any career which depends on speaking, writing, and thinking skills. Gemini sun sign people have innovative insights into matters that may be overlooked by others.
They are capable of handling many kinds of situations at one time, or even at working two jobs, because they are so mentally alert, that mind is always going. These are extremely imaginative ones, and their quick minds come in handy if there is any kind of emergency.
This can also make it hard for them to relax, as it is difficult to “turn off” a mind that is thinking about so many things at once. Gemini sun sign people must guard against nervous conditions which may make it hard for them to rest and eat properly.
Gemini People Work Well with Their Hands
Gemini sun sign people are objective and always try very hard to be fair to others. They dislike crude behaviors, especially if they see another person being teased or attacked for being different in some way, or having an unconventional point of view.
Geminis are always asking questions, as they want to know why or how things work. Always alert and versatile, Gemini sun sign people are also very dexterous and work well with their hands, making good musicians, quilters, knitters, craftsmen, builders, and model makers. You can try to beat them at Scrabble or a trivia game, but it will not be easy, they excel at those. Gemini people are the life of the party, and brighten your day just by being part of it.
As adults they can turn all that creative energy and original thought into good job opportunities or business plans. They will always maintain a bit of an unconventional air about them, as they do not like rules or feeling a lack of freedom, unless there is a reasonable explanation for it.
They will reach a point as they mature when they realize that cooperation goes a long way towards getting them what they want. Gemini sun sign people have so much potential, and with a bit of patience they will reach their lofty goals. At least until they change their minds and have new goals. This happens frequently, but has a way of working out
Attract Geminis on a Mental Level
Geminis are so bright, always well versed in many subjects. They love to read and always have interesting points of view. Geminis keep up on all the latest information and fads, being great conversationalists. Sometimes the saying “Jack or Jill of all trades and the master of none” is used to describe these whirlwinds of activity, but generally they are masters of whatever studies that they undertake.
The Gemini love nature can come across as cold or fickle, because they are ruled by the head, and not the heart. Other planets can change that a little, such as if you have a Gemini with a Venus in Cancer, which is not uncommon.
Venus is the love and social nature, and in Cancer is sensitive and romantic. Since Cancer is the sign after Gemini, it would be common for a Gemini to have at least one planet in Cancer, and possibly more. Taurus is the sign before Gemini, and again, if the Venus is in Taurus, you would have a quieter Gemini, but one with a much more sensual and huggy/kissy kind of love nature.
But in general, a Gemini is attracted to someone who interests them on a mental level first, and having common interests is the key to any successful relationship. They make terrific parents, because they are fun and genuinely want to know what their kids are doing and thinking. Kids can sense when adults are really interested and it makes them feel good when mom or dad knows how to play their favorite video game or can sing a song from their favorite group.
Example of Unique Gemini Word Usage
This 30th Anniversary Concert given for Bob Dylan is one of my most treasured DVDs. In honor of Gemini Bob Dylan, who wrote every song on the DVD, different artists sing each song. He only joins in on My Back Pages and sings about The Girl from the North Country, a timeless folk song. I never heard this until about two years ago, and love watching the talent of each artist.
Dylan was very generous in giving away songs to other artists, his catalog has over 400 songs he has written himself. Seeing how other artists express Dylan's work is half of the fun, and there are many famous ones here, from both folk and country backgrounds too!
But since a Gemini Sun sign wrote all these amazing songs, Dylan stands alone as an excellent example of Gemini lyric and writing in general, as decided by his Nobel Prize in Literature.
Bob Dylan My Back Pages, 30th Anniversary Concert
Gemini People are Born Writers
Gemini sun sign people definitely have a way with words. They put them together well, and although they do not want to be described as glib, a Gemini will retort with a sarcastic comment when somebody hurts their feelings. One great Gemini wordsmith is Bob Dylan, who was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize in 2008 as a special citation for “his profound impact on popular music and American culture, marked by lyrical compositions of extraordinary poetic power.” He later went on in 2016 to win the first Nobel Prize for Literature awarded to any songwriter. I idolize Bob Dylan, and have decided to give examples of some of his wonderful lyrics:
My Back Pages
Crimson flames tied through my ears
Rollin' high and mighty traps
Pounced with fire on flaming roads
Using ideas as my maps
"We'll meet on edges, soon," said I
Proud 'neath heated brow
Ah, but I was so much older then
I'm younger than that now.
Or It's Alright Ma, I'm Only Bleeding
Darkness at the break of noon
Shadows even the silver spoon
The handmade blade, the child's balloon
Eclipses both the sun and moon
To understand you know too soon, there is no sense of trying.
Pointed breaths they bluff with scorn
Suicide remarks are torn
From the Fool's gold mouthpiece the hollow horn
Plays wasted words prove to warn
That he who is not busy being born is being dying.
Dylan now says those words "came through him" and he couldn't write like that anymore even if he wanted to. He claims he's not that same person. But all Geminis do have great writing and communicating skills.
This article is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge. Content is for informational or entertainment purposes only and does not substitute for personal counsel or professional advice in business, financial, legal, or technical matters.
Questions & Answers
I'm a Gemini sun/moon with Scorpio rising. What does this mean?
Your Sun sign is an indicator of who you are and how you express yourself. A Gemini person is an air, or intellectual sign, interested in learning, communications, and is normally quite smart. Since you are ruled by your head, you have good reasoning abilities and can think about several topics at once. You get bored easily and like to keep busy. You are nervous or jittery, and often have stomach issues because of this. You are fun to be with and also witty and talkative.
The Moon represents how you express your emotions. So in Gemini, you are a flirt who can change your mind about your feelings regarding a person quite often. It would not be unusual for you to be seeing two people at the same time, and caring for both of them. You are attracted to people you find intelligent and who have many interests. You want someone who can keep up with your emotional changes. The other eight planets are all in zodiac signs as well, so there could be water sign placements which make you better at expressing emotions that could give you more emotional depth. I can't tell from what you wrote here.
It appears you are unsure of your Ascendant? I can't determine it without casting a whole chart, which I can't do here. This is a Q & A section on a group site masterminded by the administration, and I can only agree to answer or not answer any questions as a freelance writer who is a contributor here. To be able to find your ascendant, I would need your time of birth within two hours, the city and state or country of birth, and I'd have to calculate the whole horoscope. Since you think it's in Scorpio, I have written a whole series of articles on what the Moon means in every zodiac sign; they can all be found at Exemplore.com. I will give you the URL and you can read the Scorpio rising and others and see what fits you the best: https://hubpages.com/astrology/Astrological-Ascend...Helpful 2
I'm seeing a Gemini Sun/Scorpio Moon man with Venus in cancer he acts more watery in nature than any other Gemini I've ever met. I'm a Scorpio Sun with a Capricorn Moon and Venus in Libra. Do you think this is a good match up?
A Gemini Sun is intelligent but gets bored fast. He will be very interesting though. He is watery, having a Scorpio Moon and Venus in Cancer. The Scorpio Moon can keep him honest, as Gemini's are not opposed to lies. Scorpio emotions are intense, and if he cares, he will want a commitment. He studies hard when interested in anything, he loves to research and will leave no stone unturned if he wants to learn something. Venus in Cancers are very sensitive. This can go both ways. He is gentle and kind, but his feelings get hurt very easily, and he will pout. And he will say what he feels bluntly, but get insulted when you do.
Having the Scorpio Sun, you are independent and strong. You are also intense and capable, and very emotional. So you can understand his Scorpio Moon. I like the Capricorn with the Cancer and Scorpio in him. You are lovable, but a little reserved and take time to get to know people before you trust them. You are sexy, but in an understated way. You don't like surprises, and have a good head for business. The Venus in Libra means you yearn to be half of a relationship. You are charming and likable. This bodes well with his Gemini Sun, although the Venus in Cancer and Venus in Libra are what we call a square. But that's just challenge and can be sexual chemistry. My husband and I had squared Venus and Moon, and we were together for thirty-nine years, he passed on. I think you are compatible and would be happy together.Helpful 4
I'm a Gemini sun, Virgo moon with Pisces rising. People often said that I'm really emotional but deep down, I realized that I'm really cold and emotionless. My grandpa passed away and I didn't show any sign of sorrowness. I know that's not right but it's just what I really feel. Does this have anything to do with my sun, moon and rising combination?
First of all, we all show grief in different ways, so don't beat yourself up. I have a tendency to hold things in, and then they come out at the oddest times. I can hear a song, and it reminds me of the person. So I don't think you are cold or emotionless at all. There can be all kinds of factors here. Was your Grandpa sick for a long time? It is normal to feel relief for a while when a loved one is suffering and dies. Did he live close? Sometimes when relatives live far away, and we get news they died, it's not as hard to bear if we don't have them as a part of our daily lives.
The Gemini Sun means you are ruled by your head, and are changeable. You are intelligent and fun to be with. You get bored fast and like to learn. You probably read a lot and would be a good writer.
The Virgo Moon rules your emotions. Virgo is not a really emotional Moon, although you do care about family. This sign is also ruled by the head. So you would do practical things to help a grieving family, but wouldn't necessarily sit and cry a lot. Really, it is more helpful to do useful things than to sit around crying. You may be critical with others, so try to watch that.
Pisces Rising is the way others see you. So you do seem approachable and friendly, and do show your emotions. Maybe this will hit you later and you need time to process it all. But be gentle with yourself. Pisces rising people are emotional and love to help others. You probably have lovely eyes, and since Pisces rules the feet, love shoes. Don't worry so much--a Virgo trait! Feel better, OK?Helpful 2
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