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Taming The Beast – Tarot Tidbit #8

We snarl at the world, bare our teeth, bite off people's heads, lie in a corner licking our wounds, claw our way to the top. And what's in the belly of the beast, making us cantankerous and dangerous? Pain. People Are Irritating Nincompoops. Make them go away (roar). The best course of action when faced… Continue reading Taming The Beast – Tarot Tidbit #8

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Making It Matter – Tarot Tidbit #7

Does what you do matter to you? You work all night, you work all day, to pay the bills you have to pay (inspired by Abba's Money Money Money). The Eight of Pentacles, or Eight of Autumn, depicts a truth: we all work (not always for money - sometimes we find something to do because… Continue reading Making It Matter – Tarot Tidbit #7

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The Best Medicine – Tarot Tidbit #6

What's the classic modern image or depiction of an alchemist? I think it's The Mad Scientist - not eating, impatient with interruptions, whiffy personal hygiene, falling into fitful sleep on the lab floor. Concoctions bubbling and steaming and gurgling in test tubes suspended over bunsen burners. Unsettling sounds and social isolation. The Mad Scientist -… Continue reading The Best Medicine – Tarot Tidbit #6