Tell me about the nature of the void The whole spread is black - dark, velvet. Unseeable. Inward and quiet. What activity, what beings, what things does the dark conceal? Leah at the head, looking down on the whole spread suggests that the void is a place of vision and dream, creativity, imagination, intuition and … Continue reading The Nature of the Void
Ungrounded opinions don't matter much. They're just thoughts and often loudly professed interjections on any given subject. I hope that my experience in reading and teaching Tarot, learning and using Lenormand and more lately playing cards gives my opinion a sturdy structure to be based upon. Lots of people claim that they know the one … Continue reading The ‘Secrets’ & ‘Truth’ of Tarot & Other Card Divination Systems
My morning cards today reminded me of those cartoons where there's a delightfully naughty little demon on one shoulder and a sickly sweet, nicey nice angel sitting on the other, whispering into Sylvester's ears. Aaaand my brain went into overdrive I really, really dislike this materialistic culture we live in where people want more … Continue reading Temperance to The Left of Me, The Devil to the Right, Here I am Stuck In the Middle Like a Fool
This morning, I gave myself a good shake and decided that it's time to choose to make some changes in my life. It's been a long time coming. Because it's Sunday afternoon, and Sunday afternoons are made for clarting (North East of England slang for messing about in a most enjoyable fashion), I conducted an … Continue reading Experiment – One Question, Four Tools – Tarot, Playing Cards, Oracle Cards, Lenormand
Saying that a person can intuitively read the Tarot, or any other divination system such as playing cards or lenormand without learning that system is akin to someone saying that they can intuitively bake a cake without understanding ingredients, methods and cooking times. Learn the system, and allow for, rather than expect, intuition to play … Continue reading Intuitive Tarot?
Or, who or what, if anything, do you call in when you read cards, runes, scry, or work with your pendulum? Is it even important to consider this? Does it make a difference? What do you intend a reading to be/do/serve? Over the years my calls and covenants have changed. At times I've done nothing … Continue reading Tarot Influencers
When a prediction is sought in the cards, an outcome or the likely result of some issue or sequence of events, we'd like it to be accurate. We'd like the reading to be precise, and we'd like it to speak honestly, acknowledging both the good and the bad (oooooo duality, a bit of a dirty … Continue reading Predictive Tarot Readings and Exploratory Tarot Readings