Tarot 101: Predicting the Future (repost)

  Lesson Five: Predicting the Future In this final lesson, I’d like to address the big question readers get most often doing readings: Can you predict the future? (This is usually followed by, “If it’s bad, I don’t want to know.”) Kat and I have had many long debates about this. The short answer is … Continue reading Tarot 101: Predicting the Future (repost)

Tarot 101: Predicting the Future

  Lesson Five: Predicting the Future In this final lesson, I’d like to address the big question readers get most often doing readings: Can you predict the future? (This is usually followed by, “If it’s bad, I don’t want to know.”) Kat and I have had many long debates about this. The short answer is … Continue reading Tarot 101: Predicting the Future

Tarot 101: Going Beyond The Book

  Lesson Four: Going Beyond the Book Soooooo…you’ve found your deck, gotten to know the cards, practiced the spread. You’re feeling pretty dang confident and would like to share your gift with friends, family, or even the occasional paying client, right? Get out those cards, shuffle away, lay down the spread and…what? If you’re just … Continue reading Tarot 101: Going Beyond The Book

Tarot 101: The Spreads

Once you’ve gotten comfortable with the cards, the next logical step is learning the spreads. When I first started reading in the 90s, I was completely intimidated by spreads. There seemed to be so many aspects to keep track of, and I almost gave up completely until I found my way around the topic. Think … Continue reading Tarot 101: The Spreads

Tarot 101: The Suits

The Four Families If you’ve ever looked at your deck and thought, I am never going to remember all this, congratulations! You’re not alone. There are 56 Minor Arcana cards, each with rich meanings and connotations, and that can be a challenge to memorize. While it’s important to learn and understand the meanings of the … Continue reading Tarot 101: The Suits

Tarot 101: Major and Minor Arcana

The Epic Journey Have you ever been watching a movie and wanted to instructions at the screen? “No, don’t do that! It’s a trap!” Or how about, “Are you crazy? That’s the person of your dreams; don’t walk away!” It’s easy to know what a character in a fictional film should do. From childhood, we … Continue reading Tarot 101: Major and Minor Arcana

Tarot 101: Introduction

Have you ever wished you could take a look at your life from a larger perspective? See things more clearly, get an idea of where you’ve been and where you’re headed? For ages, people have turned to the tarot for guidance in times of trouble and for wisdom in times of change. Kings and peasants … Continue reading Tarot 101: Introduction