Tag Archives: 3 of Wands

What Does The Deck Say? October 4, 2018

The Universal Waite is Mary Hanson-Roberts’ recolored rendition of the Waite-Smith deck. Nearly identical lining is softened by gentle coloring. Some faces have been reworked to be more pleasing to the eye.

Universal Waite: 5 of Swords (reversed), Knight of Swords, & 3 of Wands.
Universal Waite: 5 of Swords (reversed), Knight of Swords, & 3 of Wands.

Today’s cards: 5 of Swords (reversed), Knight of Swords, & 3 of Wands.

Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? October 4, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? June 14, 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: The Lovers [VI], 3 of Swords “Separation” (reversed), & 3 of Wands “Completion” (reversed). Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? June 14, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? March 29, 2018

Tavaglione’s Stairs of Gold Tarot is a richly decorated esoteric book in the form of 78 tarot cards. Sometimes wildly diverging from Waite’s road, the deck can read as slim as necessary and as deep as the reader is willing to focus.

Today’s cards: 2 of Staves “Regret”, 3 of Staves “Undertaking”, & 2 of Coins “Embarrassment”. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 29, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? March 27, 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: 3 of Wands “Partnership” (reversed), 7 of Wands “Valor” (reversed), & 10 of Coins “Wealth”. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 27, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? February 12, 2018

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: 3 of Wands, The Hermit, & 8 of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? February 12, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? September 25, 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: 9 of Wands, 3 of Wands, & Knight of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 25, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? September 13, 2017

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.

Today’s cards: 5 of Swords (reversed), 3 of Wands, & 9 of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 13, 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

What Does The Deck Say? April 24 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: The Stars, 7 of Pentacles, & 3 of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 24 2017