In the Shadow of the Selkie

Have you ever heard of the Scottish myth of the Selkie? It’s a tale of a mythical, shapeshifting seal woman who sheds her skin and turns into a beautiful woman. A man becomes enamored of her and steals her skin, hiding it where she cannot find it. As long as he possesses her skin, the…

The Body Never Lies (#TarotfromtheDarkSide)

I’ve been reading Alice Miller’s “The Body Never Lies” I felt it resonate within me. In the book, Miller addresses the damage abusive parenting can cause in our lives. Specifically, she connects diseases in adulthood, ranging from asthma to mental illness, to harsh, cruel parenting styles. Miller uses the histories of well-known writers to support…

#TarotDaily

Which of your inner passions do you need to express? I need to figure this one out. I could say that the passion I need to express is the one that leaves me off-balance and maybe a little obsessed; the one that leaves no room for anything else. Of course what that might be, I’m…

#TarotDaily – Page of Wands + 5 of Pentacles (#TrickorTreat)

How are you holding back? What are you afraid of? I’m afraid of starting over; of being the student again, the beginner. At the same time I do have faith and confidence in my ability to succeed at whatever I focus my energies towards achieving. I think there is still a part of me that…

#TarotDaily – 6 of Cups Rx + Page of Wands Rx (Radiant WS)

TarotHunter’s Salt Rounds: Despite your emotional connection to your childhood, now is not the time to lose yourself in nostalgia. You need new ways to express your creative energy and explore new creative paths. Looking behind you is not the way to accomplish this. Or perhaps a stroll down memory lane is the perfect solution…

#TarotDaily – 10 of Cups + Page of Swords (Radiant WS)

TarotHunter’s Silver Bullets: Happiness, joy and emotional satisfaction are amazing but not static. Remember that clear communication is essential to maintaining this state. Just because thing are good right now doesn’t mean you should ignore warning signs you receive. The assumption that things will always stay the way they are right this minute is a…

#TarotDaily – Page of Cups + Hanged Man Rx (Radiant WS)

TarotHunter’s Salt Rounds: You look deep within to discover your heart’s desire but your perceptions and viewpoint make achieving it problematic. You may be young and seen as emotionally immature but others, but that is not how you see yourself. However, we can all be somewhat deluded in our self-perceptions. Communing with fish and maintaining…

#TarotDaily – 6 of Swords + Page of Wands (Guardian)

TarotHunter’s Silver Bullets: Bury that which needs to be left behind and listen to your dreams. This will help ignite your creative energies and take you down a new path; guide you to new passions. Inspiration and creativity flow all around you but you need to be open to their influences. Once you move forward…

#TarotDaily – 7 of Swords Rx + Page of Cups (Guardian)

TarotHunter’s Salt Rounds: What have you sacrificed in pursuit of your heart’s desire? How much of yourself have you lost? Was it worth it? You’ve let logic and intellect take you in the wrong direction; listened to the wrong advisors. Now might be a good time to walk away and follow your heart. You have…