Tag Archives: Ace of Cups

What Does The Deck Say? May 15, 2018

Bryan Lahr’s Wyzard of Odd tarot deck is constructed with literally images of smoke and mirrors, and has the margins lined with correspondences from other religious and esoteric practices. The oversize deck is also good for single card contemplation as the images fold onto themselves and the viewer.

Today’s cards: The Hermit [IX], Ace of Cups, & Ten of Disks. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 15, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? March 09, 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: 4 of Swords, 8 of Swords, & Ace of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 09, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? August 26 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: 5 of Chalices, 2 of Chalices, & Ace of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? August 26 2017

What Does The Deck Say? July 22 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 Chalices, The Emperor, & 10 of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? July 22 2017

What Does The Deck Say? May 22 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: Ace of Chalices, 5 of Pentacles, & King of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 22 2017

What Does The Deck Say? April 06 2017

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 Empress, Ace of Cups, & 5 of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 06 2017

What Does The Deck Say? April 03 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 Tower, Ace of Chalices, & King of Chalices Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 03 2017

What Does The Deck Say? March 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: 5 of Swords, Ace of Chalices, & King of Swords. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 11 2017