Category Archives: Decks of the week / cards of the day

When Cards Are Eerily Spot On

It’s been quite a week. So much has happened and I fear that my life is going to change significantly. Yet one thing has stood out for me this week in the few spare moments I have had to myself. I have found … Continue reading

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Daily Draw; 11/4/12

This deck – The Steampunk Tarot (Barbara Moore/Aly Fell, just published by Llewellyn) –  has taken me by surpise. I had a bit of a manufacturing hiccup which has thankfully now been sorted out by the suppliers, but I have to … Continue reading

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Daily draw (4/4/12): Hunting

One of the great things about having so many decks is the wonders that occur when impulse gets the better of us and we take down a random deck, a deck we haven’t touched for a while, and read with it. Magic … Continue reading

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Something Sweet; the Joie de Vivre Tarot

And now for something lighter, frothier, prettier and freshly unhistoric. I have been reading about Etteillas all week and delving into Papus, Huson, Dekker, Depaulis &c and then something pastel and “feel good” dropped into my mail box – as if by parachute – … Continue reading

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The Dodal on the global financial crisis

Last night, after watching the doom and gloom of the evening news, I pulled out my Flornoy Dodal from its leather pouch and shuffled hard; go on, tell me about the future (I sighed); tell me about the euro. I can’t … Continue reading

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Card of the Day; Madru; das Baum-Tarot

I spread the cards of this charming Majors only deck out on the bed today. The Tower. The Pear Tree. I know what this refers to. The sudden end of summer. It has been hot for weeks and weeks and … Continue reading

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Elisabetta Trevisan’s Crystal Tarot

I have long thought of this deck as one of the most beautiful tarot decks ever created. Then I ask myself, if that’s the case, why don’t I use it every day? Maybe it’s because too much of a good … Continue reading

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