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…

#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 – King of Wands Rx + The World Rx #AllHallows)

How aware you of all of your different selves? How can you best honor and/or integrate them into your life? I’m very aware of my different selves. I would say I’m the master of them but that would be quite an overstatement. I can say that I’m comfortably familiar with the ones I know and…

#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 – Devil Rx + 5 of Coral (#Pholarchos)

Her melancholy poured from her instrument. Her sadness shadowed her like a cloak. Although she was doing what she loved it was overshadowed by regret. She could have been doing this so much sooner if only she hadn’t let her own inner demons and the negative comments of others deter her; undermine her confidence; hold…

#TarotDaily – 5 of Stakes + Yemaya (#SacredBridges)

TarotHunter’s Silver Bullets: Do not give in to despair or let desolation become a permanent mindset. Instead, trust your intuition; listen to your instincts. Reality is that eventually things will change, hopefully for the better but if you give in to defeatism you won’t be able to recognize the changes. Shielding yourself from reality only…

#TarotDaily – Magician+ 6 of Wands Rx (Guardian)

TarotHunter’s Salt Rounds: Knowledge is power and you are willing to use untraditional methods of gaining the knowledge you need. However, this has not always given you the sense of accomplishment and triumph you desire. Your efforts to manifest your will and channel your energies into successful endeavors may not translate into external accolades. However,…

#TarotDaily – Chariot Rx + World (Guardian)

TarotHunter’s Salt Rounds: Rather than moving forward and seeing where the road takes you, you’ve set down roots. Is this the world you desire? Is this what you envisioned your destination to be? The protective runes and sword have not prevented self-doubt and the influence of others from worming their way into your consciousness. They’re…

Turning 50 – reconnecting with my feral self

I turned 50 back in July.  I have to say it’s been more of a shock than I expected.  I figured all the hype about becoming a Crone or 50 being a big transition age was just that – hype.  Once again I have been proven wrong. The biggest shock I had upon turning 50…