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October 2014 Archives

Finally. I’ve fallen in love with Tarot. It took my new deck — the Wildwood Tarot — for it to happen. This deck is not new, but it’s new to me. Tarot is my livelihood, my fascination, my inspiration, my […]

Act One: This morning, over the course of a few hours, I was pulling Tarot cards for myself, for clients, and for the chat rooms I run — and I pulled the TWO OF WANDS three times! Actually… I think […]

It’s magical to go on Google and look at all the different images of the Tarot. Just now I was posting on my Tumblr  pictures of the High Priestess and my understanding of her began to deepen. It’s not that different […]

Well, the biggest news is happening right now (although you, dear reader, may be reading this post after the fact). Sun, New Moon, and Venus — all in sexy secretive Scorpio at zero degrees. And the Solar Eclipse of course. […]

Eclipses are nothing to fear. It would be akin to fearing your life. The Eclipses ARE your life, reflecting your life back to you. The Moon as mirror. I type this and realize: okay sometimes I DO fear my life. […]

I think today is the last day of the Jewish holiday of Sukkot. I use an astrological calendar, not a Jewish one, and anything but a Jewish calendar usually gets this stuff wrong — because the J Holidays start in […]

It’s here. In my neck of the woods, it’s here. The better weather. The smell of fall. The rain is a cold rain. I light more candles around the house. I crave warm food and the smell of baking bread […]

Do you ever fall in love and not know why? I fell in love with Tarot. I am in love with Tarot. But I don’t think about it, you know? I just do it. Live it. And sometimes I wonder […]

What you can do this Full Moon (Eclipse) is release the pain from inside the nut. Release it. Let it go. I wasn’t sure how far this metaphor could take me so I looked up “nut” on my Mac dictionary/thesaurus […]

Are you happy with your life? What do you want to change? Full Moons signal endings, revelations, BIG emotions, and letting go. And a Full Moon Eclipse? Even more so. What do you want to release? It could be a […]