a question the cards asked me

what is it about these damn Tarot cards? i’m so obsessed. especially with the Tarot de Marseille. especially this “Playing Marseille” deck (Marseille trumps paired with playing cards. eeee!) because i love symbols. i love how old the practice is. i love thinking about my French ancestors who were card readers (…du sang, ou bien de l’affinité…) but mostly i just really, really enjoy looking … Continue reading a question the cards asked me

making space for magic and ancestor work (a question for the cards)

hi friends, i’m still really feeling the juiciness of the season. …we’ve gotten some nice rains now, the foliage on the deciduous trees where i live has turned orange and red, the earth is damp and rich-smelling, and the little green blades of grass are returning to the hills. plus, now that the time-change thing has happened, it’s so so dark! winter is really coming. … Continue reading making space for magic and ancestor work (a question for the cards)

what the cards tell me about drumming

Hi friends, As some of you know, my focus this month has been to “follow the rhythm”. This may sound abstract…. “rhythm” can be a metaphor for all kinds of things. But for me it’s been very literal. I’m a drummer. I want to drum more, and I want to share what I know about drumming with others. So the idea to “follow the rhythm” … Continue reading what the cards tell me about drumming

Hi friends, Today I feel tired and run down. I've had a string of excitable days, I'm not sleeping very well, and I've probably had too much social media and online information -ingesting. I want our president to go away. (Jimmy Kimmel's idea to crown him king and lock him up in a castle somewhere- with no power- sounds alright.) I want all hateful racists … Continue reading

radiate

Hi friends,Today is the last day of my 30-day tarot challenge. I made it. I didn't always get around to posting my readings on my blog, but I practiced reading two cards with the full deck every day. What fun! Now I'm wondering, what's next? … so I asked the cards: what do I need to do next in order to keep learning and improving … Continue reading radiate