Shameless Plug: Limited Tarot Readings with Custom Charm

I have exciting things afoot in my personal life. Cogs are moving and wheels are turning. It is going to have a significant impact on my personal practice, my interaction with community, and even my writing. I might even end up sucked into writing for the PNC again. There's a lot of potential with this change. I am very excited.Unfortunately, change sometimes incurs expense, which sucks. So I've decided to do something I gave up years ago: tarot readings. I was told I was good when I did … [Read more...]

How Do You Review Divination?

About once a year I get a professional divination consultation. Used to be local readers, but the past few years I've gotten them online or over the phone. The type of divination varies. Last year I was concerned about my ancestors and I went to Galina Krasskova for divination. It was interesting and helpful. I don't think I've ever had a bad experience with divination, but I certainly have had different levels of quality, knowledge, counseling skill and depth. I used to read professionally … [Read more...]

The Gaian Tarot: A Review

I feel a bit funny about giving tarot reviews. I read the tarot pretty regularly, and I even once tried giving professional reading a go, with the result that I have a great deal of respect for those who do that exhausting work for a living. Yet, if you want to have a deep conversation about the Tower card, I'm not your gal. Reviewing tarot decks feels a bit like being asked to review fine wine when you have a glass of Manischewitz on the rocks in hand.However, the creator of The Gaian Tarot, … [Read more...]

Grumpy Star and The Lovers’ Tarot Deck

When the Universe wants you to learn a lesson, it will ask nicely at first, and then it pulls out the cosmic baseball bat to knock the lesson into you. Since Beltaine I've been pushed out of my comfort zone regarding all that "mushy, touchy-feely love stuff" and I'm not happy about it. I find myself shaking my fist at Bette Midler, Tina Turner, and those sappy Supremes more often of late.Love, in all it's forms, is demanding my attention lately, and like a naughty puppy, I keep pretending if I … [Read more...]