Cards: Ace of Cups

Heavy shifting and big transitions have been underway in my life recently. It seems fitting I initiate this new foray into another suit with the Ace of Cups. When I began these card explorations I didn't have a set order as far as suits went, but I seem to have been influenced unconsciously by Jodorowsky's … Continue reading Cards: Ace of Cups

Cards: 9 of swords

When I think about the number nine I inevitably and unavoidably think about the hermit, key 9 of the trumps. In this particular number 9, with an excessive amount of swords lying in opposition and the center sword piercing the hilts, I think about the negative aspects of the hermit. Alienation and mental vexation. This … Continue reading Cards: 9 of swords

Cards: 7 of swords

Division and separation. I love odd numbers, especially the number seven, but the 7 of swords reminds me of the challenges caused by divisive thoughts and ideas. From the dynamic flow of the six an odd one enters the panorama and strikes disorder and chaos. This disruption causes a separation in which we see two … Continue reading Cards: 7 of swords

Cards: 6 of swords

Flow. Two roads converging or crossing each other. Receptivity in dinamism, dynamic receptivity. Proactive. The 6 of swords is a card of acquiescence, thoughts that merge, reason, a unison of ideas or possibly a desicion between two different and complementary ideas. When paired with La Lune, the sense of opposition and obscurity is felt more … Continue reading Cards: 6 of swords

Cards: 5 of swords

Infection. The balance and stability of four transforms into the confining and destabilizing force of five. In the realm of thoughts this is an opposing idea that causes much grief and indecision. This grievous thought is transfered to the body and breeds chaos. Indecision that leads to bad choices, inhospitable situations and vulnerability. This is … Continue reading Cards: 5 of swords

Cards: 4 of swords

Respite. Rest. Release. The peace of a battle ending in accord.  The stabily of fluidity and thoughts moving in synchronization. After the high energy of the 3, enters the receptive 4. Odds are even and everyone is in synch. Paired with Lestoille and the concept of release and respite from society is reinforced. And it's … Continue reading Cards: 4 of swords