My Perspective and #TarotsoWhite

Originally posted on benebell wen:
It begins around 25:11 when one of my favorite YouTube personalities Kelly-Ann Maddox talks about #TarotsoWhite and the “overwhelming lack of racial diversity in tarot and oracle decks.” Maddox covers it all. She acknowledges white privilege, too much whiteness in the human depictions on tarot decks, disappointment in the fetishization of…

On Tarot Aesthetics

Firstly, I want to share and in a way verbalize my thoughts about certain aspects of tarot spurred after watching Kelly-Ann Maddox’s new video. I want to talk about the tarot in relation to color politics and dynamics, or better said in relation to people of color. Essentially, in its core or heart, tarot transcends … More On Tarot Aesthetics

New purchases

It seems I have been getting more decks than I have been reading lately… A little bit of both is true. Today I finally caved and purchased a Marseille deck by Fournier. I have been wanting a Marseille deck for a while. I have recently found myself craving a more intuitive read, by intuitive I … More New purchases