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My blog--I pull a card--if it doesn't speak to me...perhaps it is for you?
I pull a card...if it doesn't speak to me...perhaps it was meant for you? *Heart*


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How to Read the Tarot

Begin by brewing a cup of tea,
a nervine, lemon balm or chamomile,
this is after all, your future.
A reading at the dark of the moon is best,
before the night creatures crawl
and bad humours fill the air.
Pick a circular deck, with a fairy-tale motif,
and no reversals.
Hold a question in your heart,
shuffle the cards and place them on the table.
Choose only two.
Like the ancient Israelites,
these are your seer stones, Urim and Thumimm,
black and white, yes or no.
Isn't that all you were asking?

the golden mean

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June 10, 2019 at 9:17am
June 10, 2019 at 9:17am
#960505
Oracular

If you meet
the Delphic oracle
on the road
kill her.
Speak your soul mantra
of messy courage.


Tarot of the Crone--XV--The Devil--Embody your own truth and strength.
June 4, 2019 at 9:34am
June 4, 2019 at 9:34am
#960162
Nectar

Flowers can hear
the buzzing bees,
it makes their nectar sweeter.
Love and laughter
spill
honey on earth.


The HerbCrafter's Tarot--Curendera of Earth--Sweetgrass--When we share the sweetness of life--all may thrive.
June 2, 2019 at 12:20pm
June 2, 2019 at 12:20pm
#960056
Independence Day

Independence day,
a sparkler in her hand
dancing like a willow
she makes her own Milky Way.




Tarot of the Crone--XX--World--When you are ALL--you are on another scale entirely.
May 27, 2019 at 7:05pm
May 27, 2019 at 7:05pm
#959745
Doors

His soft,furtive hands
smell of green tea and mint,
cajoling, caressing me
to pleasure.
Doors open.


Tarot of the Crone--Two of Wands--Opportunity--A door has been opened. I have found a way.
May 20, 2019 at 11:40am
May 20, 2019 at 11:40am
#959332
Warrior

Because
the Great Goddess
is no lady
I shall stiffen my spine
with buckram,
gird my womb
with fire.


Tarot of the Crone--Witch of Disks--Lady--A world of riches surrounds me.
May 8, 2019 at 1:01pm
May 8, 2019 at 1:01pm
#958546
Baba Yaga's Cat

I want to come back
as Baba Yaga's cat*Cat*
and save all the young girls
with flowers*FlowerY* in their hair.
The #metoo movement
is not a fairytale.
But I think that old, skinny witch
will let me weave
rainbows *RainbowR* on her loom,
to guide them home.
There will be no pot of gold at trail's end,
just safety, and sun*Sun*
and sun
and sun.

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Author's Note: Baba Yaga is a Slavic witch who may be evil, but just as well benign to those that are brave and pure of heart. In one tale Baba Yaga's cat helps a young innocent girl escape the witche's kettle. I think BABA knew all along.


Tarot of the Crone--Grandmother of Disks--Homemaker--Build love into the world, sustain it with your hands.
May 7, 2019 at 8:48am
May 7, 2019 at 8:48am
#958450
Dawn

Is the pinnacle
of man's evolution
to have destroyed
Mother Earth?
At dawn, I search
for birds.

Tarot of the Crone--V-Tradition--Speak to the Ancestors--know where the roots grow. Let the heart turn to wisdom.
April 30, 2019 at 6:55pm
April 30, 2019 at 6:55pm
#957944
Aurora Borealis


from Space
the Northern Lights
are a crown of jewels
atop our blue globe.
Turn your face
to the falling rain.,savor the taste
and the blessing.
We still have time
to turn everything around.
Release your dreams.

Tarot of the Crone--Ace of Cups--Grace--The seeds of beautiful dreams are planted in you.
April 29, 2019 at 10:28am
April 29, 2019 at 10:28am
#957840
Quantum

Matter is a mirage.
Our bodies are
spinning
vibrating
atoms,
a traffic jam
of
stardust.

Tarot of the Crone--Ace of Wands--Will--The seed and root of your power is in your very life.
April 28, 2019 at 9:29pm
April 28, 2019 at 9:29pm
#957798
Sanibel Sunday

I could not find
a scrap of beach glass
or even a smooth hag stone
on the spit of sand
bayside on the causeway.
I watched a father
tie himself to an inner tube
and tow his red-haired daughter through
the brackish water.
He looked like a young Neptune
pulling a reluctant Ariel
back to the sea.
I wondered if he knew
that he would forever
be tethered
to her heart.

Tarot of the Crone--Nine of Swords--Speak truth to power. Speak truth to love.

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