Confession: Sometimes, I pull cards just for the heck of it. As in last week's Tarot Top 5, I find shuffling the cards and just playing around with them a great way to bust through boredom. A lot of times we look at the tarot as a highly esoteric and spiritual practice that helps us get in touch with the deepest parts of ourselves.Read More
Is time traveling through the tarot possible? I say YAY, because these two decks are proof that you can leave the present and head straight back into the new age movement of the 1960s and 1970s without having to leave your seat. Whether you're a counterculture fan and love the slightly strange, immensely trippy vibe of the 60s or would like to delve deep into spirituality and meditative movements of the 70s, you're surely going to get some answers with the Morgan's Tarot and the Osho Zen Tarot.Read More
But what does it all mean?
When I was new to tarot I honestly did not think I would ever memorize what all 78 cards meant. I tried to study everything through memorization when I first got the Jane Austen Tarot—I had a cheat sheet on me at all times and when I was stuck in traffic, I would try to test myself. It stuck for a few days and all that "work" eventually wore me down and that was that.Read More
To celebrate the New Year, I'm going on a beach / surf trip with friends — which brings me to the question: What are the best decks to take with you on a beach vacation?