Many of you are familiar with Anthony Louis’ class Tarot Plain and Simple, which is an excellent book for beginners. For those who are “beyond the basics” we now have Anthony Louis’ long-awaited Tarot Beyond the Basics. This wonderful book takes you further into your tarot studies. Not only does Louis provide stellar content, he […]
When people get to together to discuss tarot, one of the topics that often comes up is â€śdo you read reversals?â€ť Reversals are cards that appear upside down relative to the orientation of the reading. Like this (The Lovers from the Llewellyn TarotÂ by Anna Marie Ferguson): The topic of reversals includes several subtopics, such as […]
Environmental Awareness No, I don’t mean keeping track of the natural world and our impact upon it (although that is a good thing). Rather, I mean being aware of things immediately in your surrounding area. Perhaps you’ve been to a party or club where someone just keeps bumping into people and things. That person is […]
People ask me a lot about court cards, about how to interpret them in a reading. Iâ€™ve written about this before, on other peopleâ€™s blogs, in my books, in articles. But just in case you donâ€™t know my method, Iâ€™ll share a short version of â€śhereâ€™s how the court cards workâ€ť speech with you here. […]
The Kings and Time Management In addition to playing important roles in readings, the court cards can help us learn about ourselves, show us how to shine our brightest, and clue us into weaknesses that might, if unchecked, get in the way of our happiness or success. As a freelance writer juggling many projects, Iâ€™m […]
I have been studying the Tarot and giving readings with it for many decades, thousands of readings. I used to give readings at psychic fairs for as many as forty people a day. That can be really exhausting. The Tarot was one of my earliest occult studies. I’ve read hundreds of books on the Tarot. […]
Addition tables are easy to understand. 1+1=2 1+2=3 1+3=4 1+4=5 This progression could go on infinitely, and you’d have no trouble figuring out the totals. Now, here’s a secret some people don’t want you to know: many forms of divination are just as simple. Let’s look at Tarot. According to some authorities, the Two of […]
Did you miss the Lunaea Weatherstone Interview on The Alchemical Artisans Hour? Never fearâ€“the interview is now available on YouTube! Lunaea is the creator of the Victorian Fairy Tarot. She was interviewed on The Alchemical Artisans Hour last Friday, September 27. Visit The Alchemical Artisans Hour for more information about the show.
Each week this month, we are taking a look at theÂ Tarot IlluminatiÂ by Eric Dunne and Kim Huggens. Â Almost every reader has a particular court card they think of as “their” card. For me, it is Queen of Pentacles.
One of the reasons so many of us love tarot is the cards…we like to collect decks because we love the art. We love reading visual images (rather than words). In addition to the symbols, composition, and style in each of these tiny pieces of art, color plays an important role in how we respond […]