Tag Archives: 7 of Pentacles

What Does The Deck Say? March 10 2015

The Thoth Tarot is a Love It or Leave It deck. It can be used without knowledge of Thelema or the means by which Crowley arrived at his meanings. Or you can peek into the rabbit hole, and find a new world to explore. Keep in mind that Crowley’s Knights are the same as Waite’s Kings, and Crowley’s Princes are the same as Waite’s Knights. Why? Because Crowley.

Today’s Cards: 5 of Swords, 7 of Disks, & 8 of Disks. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 10 2015

What Does The Deck Say? February 14 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: The Hermit, The Hanged Man, & 7 of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? February 14 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

Dear Noxporium: Stop Card

Anonymous” inquires: “How do you know what your ‘stop’ card is?

A Stop card, as I have understood it, is a particular card that has its usual meanings if dealt any place other than the first card of a spread containing a minimum of 3 cards. If it is the first card in the spread, or the first card turned face up if the spread is dealt face down, then the reading is to be brought to an immediate halt and all fees refunded (if any). My card of choice is the 7 of Pentacles. Continue reading Dear Noxporium: Stop Card

What Does The Deck Say? November 05 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: Queen of Coinsrv, 7 of Coinsrv, & 6 of Swordsrv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 05 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