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What Does The Deck Say? May 16 2015

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: 3 of Wands, Knave of Pentacles, & Knight of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 16 2015

What Does The Deck Say? April 11 2015

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: 3 of Wands, 5 of Swords, & The Sun. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 11 2015

What Does The Deck Say? March 25 2015

The Legacy of the Divine’s meanings are a reconciliation between Waite and Crowley. While purists of either system will be howling at the mingling of meanings and symbolism, the deck stands for itself and Leisa ReFalo’s meanings have proven themselves over the years.

Today’s cards: 9 of Swordsrv, 8 of Wands, & 3 of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 25 2015

What Does The Deck Say? December 29 2014

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 Wheel, 3 of Wands, & 7 of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? December 29 2014

What Does The Deck Say? November 13 2014

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 Wandsrv, 3 of Coinsrv, & Strengthrv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 13 2014

What Does The Deck Say? November 10 2014

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 Pentacles, 3 of Wands, & Temperance. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 10 2014

What Does The Deck Say? October 20 2014

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: 6 of Chalices, 2 of Wands, & 3 of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? October 20 2014

What Does The Deck Say? October 01 2014

The Legacy of the Divine’s meanings are a reconciliation between Waite and Crowley. While purists of either system will be howling at the mingling of meanings and symbolism, the deck stands for itself and Leisa ReFalo’s meanings have proven themselves over the years.

Today’s cards: 3 of Wands, King of Cupsrv, & 7 of Coinsrv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? October 01 2014

3 of Wands

A man stand facing away from the viewer, so that all we see of him is his cloak and the back of his head. The rich decorations of his cloak, and the thin circlet seen against his dark hair, gives us the impression that this man is a person of some power and ability. He stands on a high ground, overlooking a body of water in the distance. Three tall and budding staffs are planted in the ground around him. The third provides him a support to grip. Three ships can be seen sailing, though it is not clear if they are sailing into harbor or into the open ocean. Continue reading 3 of Wands