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
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
My own personal divination toolkit looks rather different to the toolkit I use when reading professionally. When I read professionally my kit consists of a tarot deck and a couple of oracle decks. I use decks that hold the darker truths, but don't hit the sitter in the eye so that they freeze, and … Continue reading Divination Toolkits
Over the next few weeks, I shall be publishing a series of short posts outlining how you can combine the strengths of the Tarot with the strengths of the playing cards as divination tools. 'Why on earth would anyone want to use only one deck of cards?' you may ask. A lighter bag is the … Continue reading Tarot – The Only Divination Deck You’ll Ever Need – Week 1 – Timing.