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Tarot Card for Summer Solstice, 2016: Ace of Pentacles

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We welcome the card this week that will kick off our Summer and set the stage for the season to come. What message does Tarot offer on this magical day of Litha and Full Moon? Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, June 13-19, 2016: The Ten of Cups

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When I drew this card, still reeling from the horror of the events in Orlando, I was dumbfounded. Really, Tarot? Really? Yet Love prevails. Blessings. Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, June 6-12, 2016: Four of Swords

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In this time of extreme busy-ness, media onslaught, and the climax of Solstice in 2 weeks, the cards offer us a quiet and necessary break. Breathe and be still. Continue Reading

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That Rarest Of Things: A Second Chance – The Ace of Swords Returns

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The Ace of Swords returns, and we have a second chance at a new beginning. What new idea needs your attention? What communication channels are opening, perhaps for the first time? Be scrupulous with your truth. Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, March 28-April 3, 2016: Eight of Pentacles

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Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. ~ Thomas A. Edison

This week, we receive a reminder from the Eight of Pentacles that the more we focus and work hard at something, the luckier we get. Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, March 21-27, 2016: King of Wands

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If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. ~ John Quincy Adams

In this important first week of Spring (or Autumn, if you live below the equator), featuring a Full Moon eclipse, we are graced with a visit from the King of Wands. ComingContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Feb. 29-March 6, 2016: Five of Swords

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True courage is cool and calm. The bravest of men have the least of a brutal, bullying insolence, and in the very time of danger are found the most serene and free.” Lord Shaftesbury

True confession time. I am never glad to see the Five of Swords, and this week is no exception. Yet, asContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Feb. 22-28, 2016: Seven of Pentacles

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Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown. ~ Søren Kierkegaard Arriving during this week’s Full Moon in Virgo, we are visited by an old friend who, over the years, has frequently appeared on important lunar dates. Welcome this week, to the Seven of Pentacles. The Pentacles of the Tarot informContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Jan. 11-17, 2016: Knight of Pentacles

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If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people. ~ Chinese proverb After a recent visit just a few months ago, this week, we welcome back the Knight of Pentacles. The Knights of the Tarot are theContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card for the First Full Week of 2016: Four of Wands

To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world. ~ George Santayana In this first full week of 2016, we transition from the lofty potential of last week’s Ace to the structure and harmony promised by the Four ofContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week: Gatekeeper for the Changing Year – Ace of Swords

The supreme end of education is expert discernment of all things —  the power to tell the good from the bad, the genuine from the counterfeit, and to prefer the good and the genuine to the bad and the counterfeit. ~ Samuel Johnson It was with great curiosity that I pulled our card for thisContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Dec. 14-20, 2015: An Important Message from the Page of Wands

Fear not. For, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. ~ The Angel After the rather heavy challenges of the last few weeks, I am especially delighted today to tell you that we have a rare visit for this week before Winter Solstice from none other thanContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Dec. 7-13, 2015: Two of Swords

I used to be indecisive; now I’m not sure. ~ Anonymous This week of the Sagittarius New Moon and a challenging Mars T-square aspect with Uranus and Pluto, we have a visit from the Two of Swords. The Twos are often about choices, balance, duality, polarity, and opposites. And the Swords in the Tarot areContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Nov. 16-22, 2015: Queen of Wands

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. ~ Alice Walker In the wake of the devastation in Paris, as well as the less documented but equally tragic attacks in several other countries, it is a joy this week to welcome the Queen of Wands. With herContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Nov. 9-15, 2015: Nine of Wands

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. ~ Sir Edmund Hillary For this week of the New Scorpio Moon, we receive a mixed blessing from the Tarot. Still, with great respect, let us welcome the insights of the Nine of Wands. In the Tarot, the Nines traditionally are the culmination of the suitContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Sept. 21-27, 2015: Eight of Pentacles

Before enlightenment: chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment: chop wood, carry water. ~ Zen Proverb In this pivotal week of the Autumn Equinox (or Spring, for our friends who live below the equator),  I wondered if we might receive a dramatic message from the Tarot. Instead, while we celebrate the great turning of the WheelContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Sept. 14 – 20, 2015: Page of Pentacles

Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted. ~ David Bly In a week that features some of the most intense astrological weather of the year, as well as the most holy time of the Jewish New Year, I was very interested to see who would be guidingContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week – Sept. 6-13, 2015: Four of Wands Is Back Again

What you complete can be shared, and so gains strength. ~ SARK (Susan Ariel Rainbow Kennedy), Living Juicy – Daily Morsels for Your Creative Soul Back again, after only just visiting in August, this week’s Four of Wands arrives as we head into a New Moon and partial solar eclipse (which will only be visibleContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Aug. 31-Sept. 5, 2015: Ace of Swords

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use. ~ Galileo Galilei What a perfect card for heading back to school! This week, it appears that we stand on the razor’s edge of new beginnings and waysContinue reading Continue Reading

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Tarot Card of the Week, Aug. 24-30, 2015: Encoring the Three of Wands

The ear too fondly listens For summer’s parting sighs, And then the heart replies. A.E. Housman, from Last Poems Back again comes the Three of Wands, having just visited us the week of July 20. For my more traditional interpretation, I suggest you pop back here, and check it out. By the way, I would alsoContinue reading Continue Reading

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