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What Does The Deck Say? September 27, 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. The Fey Tarot is ©Lo Scarabeo.

Today’s cards: Knight of Chalices, 7 of Swords, & Knave of Pentacles.

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What Does The Deck Say? June 27, 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. The Fey Tarot is ©Lo Scarabeo.

Today’s cards: 7 of Swords, The Seer [II], & 3 of Wands.

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What Does The Deck Say? January 18, 2019

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. Tavaglione’s Stairs of Gold Tarot is ©US Games Systems.

Today’s cards: Queen of Staves, 7 of Swords, & 3 of Cups.

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What Does The Deck Say? October 22, 2018

Designed and illustrated by Megan Weber under the name of “Zaheroux“, this black and white deck features an animal for each card. Though there are bones in every image, don’t let this deck frighten you. There is wisdom for those who seek it.

Today’s cards: Ace of Wands, Seven of Swords, & Ace of Pentacles.

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What Does The Deck Say? April 11, 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.

Today’s cards: 7 of Swords, 2 of Wands (reversed), & 6 of Cups. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 11, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? October 14, 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: Ace of Pentacles, 7 of Swords, & The Hermit. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? October 14, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? September 29, 2017

Tavaglione’s Stairs of Gold Tarot is a richly decorated esoteric book in the form of 78 tarot cards. The deck can read as slim as necessary and as deep as the reader is willing to focus. Each card has a surface meaning that is easy to memorize, and layers of depth that can be as esoteric as desired.

Today’s cards: 7 of Swords “Hope”, The Chariot [VII], & The Hanging Man [XII]. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 29, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? September 04, 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: 8 of Chalices, The Tower [XVI], & 7 of Swords. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 04, 2017