October 2017 Tarot Forecast

Openly expressing newfound wisdom and insight about our own natures, passions, internal structures and external expressions is how we navigate this month. Some of what we’ve learned recently has brought into question our current lifestyles and ways of thinking and behaving. Now, we must ask if they resonate with what most inspires passionate action within us and supports our confidence and individual contribution to collective growth. Shining a light on the places in our lives that need more balance and acting accordingly is our task this month, creating a union between our material circumstance, personal identity, and our spiritual/emotional selves. … Continue reading October 2017 Tarot Forecast

Personal Reading: The Illuminated Shadow

Illuminated Shadow Spread (click for breakdown) 3-5-7 Unconcsious Self (Knight of Swords, Queen of Wands, High Priestess) You are a master of intuition, creativity, and emotional sensitivity.  Acute awareness of the deeper selves & motivations of self and others is second nature to you and as a result, you may sometimes exhibit an overbearing persona when communicating your perception to others.  You must be careful to consider your words when making use of this skill as you may see more of people’s shadow and internal states than they are comfortable with or even aware of! Remember, you are not responsible … Continue reading Personal Reading: The Illuminated Shadow

Tarot Spread: The Illuminated Shadow

This spread is called “Illuminated Shadow” as it is used to assist us with shadow work by showing what we know about ourselves and our inner (illuminating) what we don’t know or understand and how to integrate all of it in the interest of wholeness. It is in this shape to remind the querent of the axiom “As Above, So Below. As Within, So Without” My breakdown of the above reading is here. The general card positions are as follows… LEFT SIDE (3-5-7) = Unconscious Shadow This side of the spread represents automatic behaviors, internalized ideals, and defense mechanisms the … Continue reading Tarot Spread: The Illuminated Shadow