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April 2020 Tarot Offering

April 2020 Tarot Offering

Click play to hear an audio version of this offering. I recently watched a series of interviews with master storyteller Dr. Martin Shaw. In one of them he says, “Everywhere I look, I see kings gone mad, the world on fire.” He speaks like this […]

December 2019 Tarot Offering

December 2019 Tarot Offering

One of the things I love most about tarot is that it provides metaphors for understanding the more measurable aspects of human experience—thoughts (swords), feelings (cups) and behavior (pentacles)—while holding in equal importance the less measurable aspects of energy and Spirit (Ace of Wands). I don’t know […]

October 2019 Tarot Offering

October 2019 Tarot Offering

Cultures the world over, many in geographic isolation from one another, have mysteriously told stories that follow a remarkably similar story arch with themes and characters that, while they may look different on the surface, are joined at the roots of what they symbolize and […]

August 2019 Tarot Offering

August 2019 Tarot Offering

A critic recently told me that my interpretation of one of the major arcana was not in line with the classical meanings laid out by some of the men who assigned meanings to them in the early 20th Century. It got me thinking about tradition […]

April 2019 Tarot Offering

April 2019 Tarot Offering

One thing that you learn as you live is how quickly and radically external reality can change. As a species we are adaptive but also highly habitual; we can build whole castles for ourselves only to find that we still spend all of our time […]

May 2018 Tarot Offering

May 2018 Tarot Offering

There are six cards in this spread and four of them are twos. Twos, especially in repetition, bring up themes of relationship and balance. Tarot works when it asks more questions than it gives answers, and this month’s spread is asking about what makes relationships—with others and […]

February 2018 Monthly Tarot Offering

February 2018 Monthly Tarot Offering

Do you have a sense that you are meant to do big things but can’t put your finger on what yet? Do you abhor the regular and feel incessantly tugged to the extraordinary? Are you forever curious and constantly reading, listening, and seeking? If you […]

Monthly Reading: October 2017

Monthly Reading: October 2017

In tarot, The Sun card represents enlightenment and truth. Of course, the only truth is change, and we see this truth in our relationship to The Sun. Every day since the beginning of time, The Sun has come up, and it has gone down. The Sun stays with us in […]

Tarot Tuesday: Accepting Your True Nature

Tarot Tuesday: Accepting Your True Nature

There is no shortage of creativity and passion available right now, but that doesn’t mean that this energy is readily accessible.  The flip side of creativity tends to be anxious, nervous energy which can manifest as inability to commit, or to choose to prioritize one of your passions over […]

Tarot Tuesday: Balancing Creativity + Control

Tarot Tuesday: Balancing Creativity + Control

You’ve been in that prized state of flow more than usual lately, and the expression of your truest Self is pouring into all that you do. In social situations, you’re meeting others on that same level of authenticity. You’re finding innovative ways to integrate all that’s […]