Aiming for the heart

I've been using the Centennial Smith-Waite Tarot of late, keeping it next to me on my night table and going deeper in my connection with the deck. Thus I will be using the deck for this month's augury. This month simmers with questions of authority and power. Swinging spears and coming up against what remains … Continue reading Aiming for the heart

A wreath above my head

This is the long overdue cartomantic forecast or augury for January. Given that I am slinging the cards and writing this mid-January, the augury looks at the second part of the month. This one will be brief. January holds a wreath over our heads, sending us into a state of somnolence. What we've achieved as … Continue reading A wreath above my head

Substantiating action

So it is that time again, October is upon us, which means an augury. Unwavering, gripping the sword and cutting through the obstacles that bar the way. More than cutting, it is also about substantiating this action, making concrete a goal and taking the steps towards building the scaffolding that will provide the interim space … Continue reading Substantiating action

The hand that feeds you

September is picking up pace and looking much better than the past couple months. I have to be honest, these past months have been rough. My day job has been more demanding, my spiritual practice has been fraught with consistent disturbances, and my health has been like a seesaw. As I was shuffling the cards … Continue reading The hand that feeds you

Anything but a walk in the park

Love and interest went out for a walk, and with bitterness reconciled their differences.   August will be a month where what we want will be in conflict with our heart, and perhaps even in conflict with where we are being led. Occasionally we will find these conflicts creating turmoil, at other moments we might … Continue reading Anything but a walk in the park

Portals of insight

This month we look through portals of possibilities to maneuver our way through obstacles that block our path. Satiety and potential, dominate as we peek through the window of what could be, what can be, and what needs to be cut. Ingenuity guides our vision, but beware not to be led astray into the land … Continue reading Portals of insight