Tarot Spread for Giving

It's easy to want, to desire. In the course of a given day, I touch on at least a dozen desires that fuel me and inspire me. These desires help me structure how I work, how I live, and what I pursue. It's harder to give--to make ourselves vulnerable, to look deeply into the lives … Continue reading Tarot Spread for Giving

Conscious Creativity Tarot Spread

When I arrange my altar for readings and ritual, I mentally prepare myself for the work I'm about to do. Each crystal is chosen according to an intuitive feeling or a particular correspondence. The incense I burn is done so for a specific purpose. I place my tools where I do for practical, magickal, and … Continue reading Conscious Creativity Tarot Spread

Free Your Mind Tarot Spread

Hello, Beauties! I'm currently packing my bags for a long weekend trip to Cape May, NJ. For those of you familiar with the Jersey Shore, I assure you--this is nothing like it. Think Victorian village on a narrow spit of land. Basically, this town is my personal witchy dream. Cape May Beach Victorian Villa in … Continue reading Free Your Mind Tarot Spread

Tips to Avoid Burnout (And a Tarot Spread!)

Full disclosure: I went through a pretty rough time recently.   I was exhausted, overworked, and frustrated. I felt that both my personal and professional efforts weren't being rewarded in the way that they should be, and instead of stepping back and taking a breather, I pumped more and more energy into things that weren't … Continue reading Tips to Avoid Burnout (And a Tarot Spread!)

“I Just Can’t Even” Tarot Spread

We've all had those days, folks--no matter how hard you try to get it together, it ain't happening. You're in the middle of a project and things aren't going the way you'd like and you want to throw your hands up in defeat. You keep trying to start something, but lose interest, take a different … Continue reading “I Just Can’t Even” Tarot Spread

The Morning Ritual Spread

Hello, Beautiful People! Waking up is hard to do, even for some of the most seasoned AM risers. Given this, it's no surprise that practicing a morning ritual is hailed by woo-woo and new-agers everywhere as a great way to set yourself up for success. Many morning rituals involve lighting incense, meditation, mantra recitation, and prayer. The … Continue reading The Morning Ritual Spread

Tarot Instagrammer’s Favorite Three-Card Spreads

The three-card spread is something of a gold standard among beginner readers and tarot professionals alike. Simple, digestible, and flexible, it can be applied to any query or conflict. There are just enough cards to produce a dynamic, meaningful reading, and not so many that the querent (and the reader, for that matter!) is left overwhelmed and confused. … Continue reading Tarot Instagrammer’s Favorite Three-Card Spreads

5 Ways to Make Spring Fever Your Friend (And a New Tarot Spread!)

The sun has warmed and the flowers have bloomed. Dogs and babies and grown-as men and women are laughing more, jostling more, smiling more. The smell of coffee emanating from the cafe seems deeper, more intoxicating. And everybody looks damn good. It's official: spring fever has hit me like a Mac truck. It happens every … Continue reading 5 Ways to Make Spring Fever Your Friend (And a New Tarot Spread!)

Three Tarot Spreads for Working With the Moon

The connection between tarot and our closest celestial body is varied and deep. Most overtly, The Moon card illustrates the portal into shadow--that which is hidden in the subconscious and is revealed through reflection and exploration. As the moon reflects the light from the sun, its understated brilliance is an illusion, one that we seek to … Continue reading Three Tarot Spreads for Working With the Moon

Three Tarot Spreads to Help You Plan Your Week

It was roughly seven months ago that I self-initiated into the worldwide cult of paper planning. Though I'd always proudly described myself as a free-spirit and a lovable scatterbrain, missing dates and forgetting deadlines was getting really old. I bit the bullet and bought myself a planner, but it regrettably stayed blank for weeks. Determined … Continue reading Three Tarot Spreads to Help You Plan Your Week