Picture this. It's 5am, and sleep has been elusive. I take the bin out into our old fashioned, high walled back lane and look up. There, in absolute stillness, swathed in silvered chiffon scarves is the moon. Just past full. No breeze. No squabbling, shrieking seagulls, no bustling neighbours, cats or rats. Just me, the … Continue reading Tarot in the Extraordinary, Ordinary Moments
Va va voom - expressing that something is lively, passionate and exciting. Yup, for me, the Tarot is all of those things. Usually. I, (and I guess many folks who read the Tarot or any system of divination), go into learning hyperdrive from time to time. Quite often, when I have been on a learning … Continue reading Tarot Va Va Voom
The Four Potentials of Tarot Meditation The Four Potentials Meditation is an exercise to explore how the aces apply to you. How they work their magic through you, where they are in beautiful universal alignment, and where they may need a little help. This meditation (as well as a full series of numbers of the … Continue reading The Four Potentials of Tarot Meditation
In this post, I'll outline a method of adopting the analytical focus of the playing cards to use with a Tarot deck to discover physical descriptions. I like travelling light, having flexibility of function in my tools, and I like the Tarot. A lot. Before working with playing cards, (and lenormand), I hadn't found satisfactory … Continue reading Tarot – The Only Divination Deck You’ll Ever Need – Part 2
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.
I don't know about you, but when I've been focussing on a particular area of my life the rest can get a bit neglected. This morning it dawned on me that my head was up my ass as I've been looking at work, and getting some writing done over the past few weeks, and I … Continue reading Reality Check Tarot – Looking for Evidence in a Spread
Earlier today I was listening to an interview with George Koury and Rachel Pollack. Some way through the interview my ears pricked up, I almost missed something that excited me so I went back a minute or two and re-listened. George Koury mentioned seeing Rachel Pollack lay cards directly onto a person during a workshop … Continue reading The Healing Tarot – A Spread From a Rachel Pollack Interview