The Hermit Card

“One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light but by making the darkness conscious.” ~ Carl Jung The Fool continues along their journey of the Major Arcana to the meet the reclusive Hermit. After the grounding and active show of the Strength card the Fool is now inspired to move inward and illuminate …

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The Strength Card

Welcome to our next phase of the Major Arcana Journey: the Strength Card, card number eight (or eleven) in the journey. This is the card of inner power and resourcefulness which reminds us of our own center and place in the Universe. In the classic Waite card, a woman strokes a lion which shows that …

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The Chariot Card

Welcome to the next step on our Major Arcana Journey: the Chariot! The Fool continues on his journey and it’s getting hot, fast and exciting. This past weekend I had the opportunity to hike around Silver Falls and sauna in my friend’s amazing Mobile Hot Spot a tiny dry sauna on wheels nicknamed the Cherry …

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The Lovers Card

I am working on a 22 day Tarot sadhana or spiritual practice with my beloved, Mika in the current writing of Ceremonial Tarot. ‪#‎ceremonialtarot‬ Today is the Lovers day and wanted to share with you all some thoughts and a poem. Lately, with friends and many clients, I notice many many people are looking for …

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The Hierophant Card

Our Ceremonial Tarot Journey continues with … The Hierophant! Whoa…what a week! I’ve had a strange headache for days as I attempt to inform myself, get sucked into the worldwide stage then step back to recenter and ground. I find that I am sharing in the collective pain, grief, shock and am also ready to …

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The Emperor Card

The Land of the Emperor!   As we continue our Major Arcana Journey, we come now to the Emperor, the male father figure who rules the land and is the stately reminder of our own inner authority, our active masculine and our personal sovereignty. Ironically, this card falls on the week following the presidential inauguration …

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The Empress Card

Ah, the great and wondrous Empress…! In the Fool’s grand journey through the Major Arcana, we arrive at the Empress, the number three and the fourth card. The Empress is our mystical, earthly, galactic Mother. And Mother matters. We all come from a mother and have some kind of relationship with the female being that …

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The High Priestess Card

Welcome to the mystical realm of the The High Priestess… As we continue on our Major Arcana journey, we next encounter the mystical and mysterious High Priestess. While the Magician encourages us to find our gifts through reminders of outer means (wand, sword, cup and pentacle), the High Priestess asks us to look even deeper …

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The Magician Card

Here comes the Magician! Our next card on the Major Arcana Journey with Ceremonial Tarot… Once the Fool begins the journey, once we take that leap, we often encounter a clear sign of our inner medicine, our power, our gifts that we came to earth to share. This sign is the Magician card. When the …

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The Fool Card

Welcome to the New Year! Can you believe it’s already 2017? Today we start our Major Arcana Tarot journey at the beginning: the Fool! The Fool is the number zero, the end and the beginning, the alpha and the omega. Whenever we arrive at the end of a year, it is natural to reflect on …

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