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What the hell, Tarot? Last two draws for this column: the Death card. And today? The Tower. The Blasted Beech (Tarot of the Hidden Realm deck). Will they make it? They are falling from a great height. Will they make […]

Well isn’t this interesting. Shuffling to draw a card for my blog post today and I get the Death card. I drew this card the last time I was here. Who is death? What does she want from us?  I […]

The Death Card comes for us all, eventually. From Angeles Arrien: The principle of letting go and moving on. Cutting through the very bones, the core, in order to release the new in a rebirth. From Rolla Nordic: Liberation. Drastic […]

Which Tarot card is most you? This was the discussion on Timeline today. Also: which card is your favorite? Six of Wands, Ten of Cups, the Star, Two of Cups, Chariot, the Wheel, Strength, Hermit, Queen of Swords, among others […]

The New Moon is the dark time. What we know is hidden. I wrote those words last night, before the New Moon. It’s Saturday afternoon as I type this and many of us have “set intentions,” as is our habit. […]

I have an oversize Tarot deck, a Rider Waite, and have decided to pull a card for myself each morning as part of my spiritual practice. I’ll be doing this for learning but also to get a heads-up about my […]

I remember my teacher telling us that the Queen of Swords represents “mourning.” A traditional interpretation. It stuck with me. And was often the case in client readings. But time passes. And books are bought. And experience is gained. And […]

So I did what I usually do these days, pull a few cards for my morning or for my day and today’s advice? THE TOWER. Okay, Tarot. This is an interesting one. Tower as ADVICE?  Anyone who knows me knows […]

Hey little boy. Hey Page of Wands. The Tarot of the Hidden Realm fire-boy, fire-page literally is a little kid. Pages in the different Tarot decks are “young.” We are taught this. Knights are also young, but not as young, […]

Get through the eclipse okay? Whew! It was an emotional one and I’m feeling better even though there may be aftershocks. Eclipses are never just one day, but word on the street is: less edge, less tense, out-breath. Here’s a […]