Minor Arcana

10 of Swords

Today, we’ve been battered by storm after storm after storm.  Tornadoes have torn through communities, destroying life and property.  I watched a huge one that was being streamed live as it hit northern Birmingham, AL.  The rivers and creeks around where I live are moving toward flood stages, and won’t crest for several hours, though […]

Fiery, Intuitive Woman

The moon has moved to the Disseminating phase.  Sharing information, abilities, the self, resources, etc.  The card I’ve drawn for this phase is the Queen of Wands.  She’s a fiery, creative and intuitive woman.  She can also be quite introspective and quietly strong.  This is the card my tarot friends tell me they associate with […]

It’s Time to Take Action!

On this rainy, stormy Monday here in the Southeast, we start a new moon phase.  This one is the First Quarter.  During this phase, it’s time to take action.  Start making moves toward the goals.  Interestingly enough, my card for today was the 8 of Cups – a card all about action.

Major and Minor Leadership

On this last day of the New Moon phase, my card pairing is the King of Swords (on the left) and The Emperor (on the Right).  These two cards are very, very much alike.  Both men face us directly, though their eyes are turned slightly to the West.  Each holds something in their right hand […]

A Marriage Made in Heaven? Maybe.

My card pairing for today is the Queen of Cups and The Emperor, the Queen being my card for the day (on the left), and the Emperor being the card for the New Moon phase (on the right). What first strikes me about these two is the isolation. 

New Moon Visualizations and Messages

Today is the New Moon in the sign of Aries.  It”s a time to visualize what you want to manifest in the coming lunar cycle.  As has become my practice, I drew a card to represent the moon phase and my regular card for the day. The card I drew for the moon phase was […]