Tarot Card of the Week, Jan. 19-25, 2015: Nine of Pentacles

January 19, 2015

Earth’s crammed with Heaven. ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning After last week’s challenges, it is with some relief that in this week of the New Moon we welcome the Nine of Pentacles. The nines of the Tarot show the suit’s completion (with the tens being an overflowing into the next phase). All of the nines speak […]

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Sunday Poetry for a Winter’s Day

January 18, 2015

The Breathing by Denise Levertov An absolute patience. Trees stand up to their knees in fog. The fog slowly flows uphill. White cobwebs, the grass leaning where deer have looked for apples. The woods from brook to where the top of the hill looks over the fog, send up not one bird. So absolute, it […]

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Congratulations to Dancing Moon Books

January 17, 2015

If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking. ~ Haruki Murakami It’s a big deal when an independent bookstore survives these days. And when it is a niche bookstore, focused on all things esoteric and metaphysical, smack in the heart of the Bible […]

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Wordless Wednesday: River Ice

January 14, 2015
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Tarot Card of the Week, Jan. 12-18, 2015: Two of Swords

January 12, 2015

I must have a prodigious quantity of mind; it takes me as much as a week, sometimes, to make it up. ~  Mark Twain This week, we receive a visitor that hasn’t come calling for a number of years. Should we gladly welcome the Two of Swords? Or not? The twos are usually about choices, […]

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