Tarot

Two by Two, Me and You

Victorian Fairy Tarot by Lunaea Weatherstone, art by Gary A. Lippincott. Two little people sitting in a boat, love and water keeps them afloat. We meet that special, sexy someone and feel a vivid connection that brightens our world. We recognize their significance even though we barely know them. Soon it's row, row, row your… Continue reading Two by Two, Me and You

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Swaddling for Adults

Four of Arrows from The Wildwood Tarot by Mark Ryan & John Matthews, Illustrated by Will Worthington. When last did you take a nap? The Four of Swords (here called Arrows) encourages us to take a break, to recharge our batteries. The shit will hit the fan if we refuse to disengage from whatever we're… Continue reading Swaddling for Adults

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Taming the Beast

Strength from Tarot Mucha 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… Continue reading Taming the Beast

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Making It Matter

Eight of Autumn from the Victorian Fairy Tarot by Lunaea Weatherstone, art by Gary A. Lippincott 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… Continue reading Making It Matter

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The Alchemist

The impassioned Alchemist, accustomed to social isolation, is not eating. He's impatient with interruptions. Concoctions bubble and steam and gurgle in test tubes suspended over Bunsen burners. He works frantically, undeterred by ill-health and unsettling sounds. He falls into fitful sleep on the lab floor. Then one day, without warning, Eureka! An explosion. What he… Continue reading The Alchemist

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Howling Lunatics

The Druid Craft Tarot by Philip & Stephanie Carr-Gomm. Illustrated by Will Worthington. This energy is insane. It can drive you nuts. You've heard about what a full moon does to the tides, women's menstrual cycles (especially if they sleep under the stars), and plants? You've also heard about how it messes with people's minds.… Continue reading Howling Lunatics