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four of cups

Tarot Treks: Four of Cups

In this Tarot Trek we examine the four of cups. Get a load of this guy. Look at this card intuitively. What do you see? What do you feel? Pouty McPoutface over here... The four of cups gets a bad rap for having a bratty energy, but look at this doof! Are any of the wines good enough for him?! This guy definitely sad Charlie Brown walked to this meadow. The fours in tarot represent structure,...
Three of Cups

Tarot Treks: Three of Cups

We now trek through the three of cups. What do you see? What do you feel? Do you feel like celebrating good times? Come on! If you’re not hearing Barbie and the Rockers- Best Friends when you look at this card, then I suspect you’ve never heard it, and you should drop everything and click that link immediately. The prophecy has been fulfilled! I’m glad we could experience that song...
Two of Cups

Tarot Treks: Two of Cups

We continue tarot treks with the two of cups, and we’ll begin the same way we did with the ace of cups, with you putting yourself in the card. What do you see? What do you feel? I feel like these two are totally going to do it later Hands… touching hands… reaching out… touching me, touching you! SWEET CAROLINE!!! BOM BOM BOM!!! Oh, sorry. I got carried away, but it’s hard not to with...
The Ace of Cups

Tarot Treks: The Ace of Cups

If you want to learn to read tarot, and if you’re here I suspect you do, step one is to put yourself in the card. That’s the essence of intuitive tarot reading. Step into the card. What are your senses telling you? What do you feel when you look at the ace of cups? I feel the need to pee When I look at the ace of cups, I feel calm. Serene. Like I’m sitting near a fountain at a botanical...
The Cups

Tarot Treks: The Cups Overview

Cups were the overwhelming winner of my social media poll on where to start my pandemic lecture series: Tarot Treks. I think it’s because, to quote President Camacho from Idiocracy, “I understand everyone’s shit’s emotional right now.” I don’t blame you. I’ve been emotional too. Pandemics suck, but I’m all for flattening the curve for the heroes of healthcare, and because it’s...
Tarot Mood

Veil and Vow Social Distancing Update

I’ll admit it, this Covid-19 pandemic arrested my motivation for a while. I’ve been incredibly unfocused, and adjusting to the new normal of nothing being normal has been both draining and depressing. I can’t go read at Weston Wine Company. I can’t read at Cinder Block Brewery events or go to weekly trivia with my pals. So I’ve felt a little grumpy, which is okay, but unproductive and...
Tarot Mood Deck

Tarot Mood Deck Review

If you’re looking for a tarot deck that’s hilarious, irreverent, and utilitarian, look no further than the Tarot Mood Deck by Natalie Meraki. I laughed for hours after Tarot Mood was delivered. I’m still laughing right now. This deck speaks to the very essence of my being- a 13 year old who laughs every time she farts. So what makes this deck the greatest tarot deck of all time? Read on,...
Blocked tarot reversals

Tarot Reversals: 9 Days of Blocked Energy

2020. The year of the Emperor in tarot terms. I was pumped for 2020 because I was full of ideas for my business, and I felt like my creativity was off the charts. I love being motivated. The New Year gives us permission to make changes and set goals we could pursue anytime, but fireworks and fanfare make it special! Blocked energy can put a huge damper on that. Right before the New Year, my...
Wolf's Paw Tarot Spread

Tarot Spreads

Tarot spreads are as varied and stylized as tarot readers themselves. Some tarot pros create individual spreads based on the client’s question, others rely on tried and true classics like the Celtic Cross. Whether you’re a client, or an aspiring tarot reader, here’s what you need to know about tarot spreads. 1. What’s a tarot spread? A tarot spread is the physical layout for the tarot...
Tarot Books and Decks

Tarot Gift Ideas 2019

One of the most common questions I get when people sit down at my table for a reading is, “How did you learn to read tarot?” The answer is BOOKS! Books and practice, my friends. I tell every client they too should grab a deck and some books and learn to read tarot. It’s such a great tool for self exploration, but where do you even start? I think this list will help. Here are some of my...