Card of the Week, 14: 01/05/15

Ace of Swords Light Visions Tarot Minor Arcana This week’s card is the Ace of Swords from the Light Visions Tarot by James R. Eads. This Ace of Swords is in the middle of a Wintery landscape. The pine trees are being weighed down by the snow and ice. The wind is blowing and blustery….

Card of the Week, 13: 12/08/14

07. The Chariot The Tarot of Trees Major Arcana This week’s card is the Chariot and comes from The Tarot of Trees, a wonderful deck by Dana Driscoll. The Chariot from this deck shows a tree at the edge of a cliff. The roots of the tree have coiled in finding a way into the…

Card of the Week, 12: 12/01/14

2. The High Priestess Fairy Lights Tarot Major Arcana The High Priestess in the Fairy Lights Tarot is sitting comfortably and reading a book. Behind her we see the typical white and black pillars. In the brush in the foreground, there appears to be four eggs. There are lights all around her. These are, presumably,…

Card of the Week, 11: 11/24/14

Presumably, due to the strong winds yesterday, the internet and cable were knocked out. The plan was to get the post started and finish at my boyfriend’s house. Things don’t always go as planned; sometimes we just have to roll with it. I apologize for this being a day late. 13. Death The Wild Unknown…

Card of the Week, 10: 11/17/14

Two of Cups Paulina Tarot Minor Arcana This week’s card comes from the Paulina Tarot by Paulina Cassidy. Two individuals sit on a blooming blossom. They both hold up cups, crossing them a little. In front of them sit a cat and a dog. The Two of Cups is about relationships. Usually, this is a…

Card of the Week, 9: 11/10/14

Four of Cups The Shadowscapes Tarot Minor Arcana  This week’s card comes from the Shadowscapes Tarot by Stephanie Pui-Mun Law and Barbara Moore. This version of the Four of Cups shows a mer-person gazing into the water, lazily making ripples in the surface. While the mer-person is distracted with their own thoughts, four sprites fly…

Card of the Week, 8: 11/03/14

 O. The Fool The Dreaming Way Tarot Major Arcana The Fool is the first of the Major Arcana and often the first card in a newly opened deck. Typically an individual is seen walking towards the edge of a cliff or off the cliff. They carry their belongings with them in a sack, setting out…

Card of the Week, 7: 10/20/14

Sorry for being late on this one. Graduate school has me very busy with the next couple of weeks and I am working on finding a balance. Knight of Rods Aquarian Tarot Court Card I think Knights are interesting cards. They are not quite in charge of themselves and can act at either end of…

CotW: Why You Should Stay in Bed This Week

Card of the Week, 6: 10/13/14 Four of Swords Sharman-Caselli Tarot Minor Arcana An individual lays in bed, hands clasped and resting on their chest. Two swords hang at the foot of the bed. The other two swords hang at angles, pointing towards the bed. In the book for this deck, it points out that…

CotW: Structure to Control

Card of the Week, 5: 10/06/14 Photo from thesweeneytarot.tumblr.com 4. The Emperor The Sweeney Tarot Major Arcana The Emperor is the counter part to the Empress in most decks, so I find it interesting that they came one right after the other. The Empress was last week’s card. In the Sweeney Tarot, the Emperor appears…