Cleansing a New Deck

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78 new friends landed on my doormat yesterday. I love getting a new deck! Whether you purchase your cards new, second-hand or they are given to you as a gift, they need to be cleansed and charged/blessed before working with them. When I first receive a...

Lily’s New Year Spread

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When I was young, every New Year's Eve, my parents would go out to celebrate and I would stay at home with my Grandmother. We would spend the evening watching television together, sometimes talking. There was always tea and home-made cake. Then at the...

30 Day Tarot Challenge – Question 10

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Q. What card best represents your personality (or, is most often pulled to represent you in a spread) Since I started working with the Tarot, the card I have always identified as 'me' has been the Empress. I don't actually remember when this begun but...

30 Day Tarot Challenge – Question 11

Q. What spread do you use most often/prefer and why? I absolutely love the Celtic Cross but it's a Celtic Cross with a twist as I add cards at the end. When I'm reading for clients, sometimes I stop with the traditional last card; at...

The 8 of Swords – Blind Man’s Bluff

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The 8 of Swords has been in my readings for too long. I've got to a point where I see myself taking one of those damn swords and hacking at the bindings around her just to get rid of her. I'm done. I'm done...

Tarot Card Meanings – The Fool

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Card Description A young man dressed in a flamboyant shirt, leggings and boots stands poised on the edge of a cliff. A feathered plume is set upon his cap. His head is pointed to the sky and his forward momentum suggests he will step right...