Weekly Card 3 of Pentacles

Welcome to the world of meaningful work! 3 of Pentacles, as a 3, is expansion and expression; as a Pentacle, those exes are happening in the material world, the world of health, and the world of finances.  (Not to bring to mind those you’ve left behind.) Or maybe we do want to…

Weekly Card 10 of Swords Revisited

Oh, it just sucks when we see these kinds of cards, doesn’t it? Especially at this time of year. But that’s the way it is, isn’t it?  Difficulties show up when we had something completely else in mind.  (Really, how often do we actually ask for trouble?) We’ve looked at this card…

Weekly Card King of Cups

How fitting that the King of Cups would show up on St Nicholas Day eve! King of Cups is the compassionate father, kind and generous.  As a ruler, he is the benevolent, cooperative authority.  The Rider Waite Smith deck even includes a ship, connecting to St Nicholas as the patron saint of…

Weekly Card 9 of Cups Revisited

Could the message be any clearer for Thanksgiving? (To those of you not in the US:  this is the day when we gather all our friends and family and feast till we burst, giving thanks for everything we love in our lives.  Alternative celebrations include honouring the spirit of competition through football…

Weekly Card X Wheel of Fortune

Wheel of Fortune?   You could just as easily call it the Wheel of Time. Wait long enough and you can count on almost anything to happen.   Sowing, reaping.  Loving, hating.  Learning, mastering. To everything there is a season. X Wheel of Fortune is your opportunity to look at your life’s experiences in…

Weekly Card 10 of Wands

It’s going to take more than one pair of hands to manage all this! Here we have the minors in Wands at their most passionate and enthusiastic.   Is our Rider-Waite-Smith character someone who’s taken on as much as he can carry?  Or it he someone who’s taken all the toys and is…

Festival of Light

It was an inspiration to meet so many spiritually active people at my first Festival of Light in Berkeley Springs.  Many thanks to all the organizers and attendees for making it a special gathering!

Weekly Card 7 of Swords

Oh, it’s so hard to write about 7 of Swords.   I’d like to tell you about them, but I need to keep my ideas guarded.  Maybe I’ll tell you some half-truths . . . . Now that, right up there ^, that was 7 of Swords. 7 of Swords says that the…

Weekly Card Hallowe’en

Boo!  How are you doing with the whole Hallowe’en thing? The popular – and very fun – conception of the holiday has all witches as ugly, green-skinned crones wearing very unfashionable black.  And all tarot readers are gypsy fortune tellers ready to tell your fortune.   Pick a card and predict your fate….

Weekly Card 8 of Swords Revisited

  Ruh-roh! Those inner battles have you locked into the same old non-productive thinking. We’ve looked at  8 of Swords before  so you’ve already got some good ideas about how to deal with being stuck.   Let’s go deeper . . . . You may have noticed the plants on the Herbal Tarot…