I’m always interested in trying new divinatory tools. Tarot is my first love and I don’t think I’d ever replace it entirely, but I like the idea of layering tools and seeing how they work together.

At Readers Studio 2010, I took an extra workshop on crystal ball reading and really enjoyed it. A few months ago, we published Crystal Ball Reading for Beginners by Alexandra Chauran. This book has the perfect amount of information…not so much to be overwhelming but enough to give a good foundation…and a very approachable style.

If you are interested in exploring other tools, particularly crystal balls, this is a good place to start.

What other divinatory tools have you tried? Did you like them? Why or why not?


Written by Barbara Moore
The tarot has been a part of Barbara Moore’s personal and professional lives for over a decade. In college, the tarot intrigued her with its marvelous blending of mythology, psychology, art, and history. Later, she served as the tarot specialist for Llewellyn Publications. Over the years, she has ...