Tag Archives: 10 of Swords

What Does The Deck Say? March 21, 2019

The Fey Tarot is the work of Mara Aghem. While the card names mostly track conventional tarot naming, the scenes differ from Pamela Coleman Smith’s renditions. Not all minors display the full pip count of their number. Rather, the scenes are meant to evoke the intuition of the reader rather than depend on long lists of regurgitated meanings. ©Lo Scarabeo

Today’s cards: 8 of Chalices, 10 of Swords, & 9 of Chalices.

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What Does The Deck Say? November 30, 2018

The Sweeney Tarot was designed to read with reversals. Having the expected 78 cards, one could use any system of meanings with it. However Lee Bradford has put deep thought into the meanings of the Sweeney Tarot, making sure it is approachable by all and without occult or religious concerns that would restrict its audience or use.

Today’s cards: 10 of Swords, 10 of Coins, & 4 of Swords (reversed).

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What Does The Deck Say? September 24, 2018

The Legacy of the Divine is a work of art by Ciro Marchetti. Warm images tell a fantastic story across rural, urban, and fantasy settings. A visually inviting deck, it has hints of esotericism for those that are seeking such things, but those hints do not interfere with those that do not.

Legacy of the Divine: The Sun [XIX], Knight of Wands, & 10 of Swords.
Legacy of the Divine: The Sun [XIX], Knight of Wands, & 10 of Swords.
Today’s cards: The Sun [XIX], Knight of Wands, & 10 of Swords. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 24, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? June 18, 2018

The Bosch Tarot is a series of collages based on the paintings of Hieronymus Bosch. Using a unique set of meanings that is not derived from Waite, it will sometimes read direct, and sometimes read like a koan. It is a good deck for introspection and examination of internal motives.

Today’s cards: 5 of Pentacles, Ace of Chalices, & 10 of Swords. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? June 18, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? November 11, 2017

The Bosch Tarot is a series of collages based on the paintings of Hieronymus Bosch. Using a unique set of meanings that is not derived from Waite, it will sometimes read direct, and sometimes read like a koan. It is a good deck for introspection and examination of internal motives.

Today’s cards: 9 of Chalices, 10 of Swords, & 10 of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 11, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? September 16, 2017

The Bosch Tarot is a series of collages based on the paintings of Hieronymus Bosch. Using a unique set of meanings that is not derived from Waite, it will sometimes read direct, and sometimes read like a koan. It is a good deck for introspection and examination of internal motives.

Today’s cards: The Hermit, The Wheel, & 10 of Swords. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 16, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? July 17 2017

The Fey Tarot is the work of Mara Aghem. While the card names mostly track conventional tarot naming, the scenes differ from Pamela Coleman Smith’s renditions. Not all minors display the full pip count of their number. Rather, the scenes are meant to evoke the intuition of the reader rather than depend on long lists of regurgitated meanings.

Today’s cards: 10 of Swords, 3 of Wands, & Knight of Swords. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? July 17 2017