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What Does The Deck Say? February 15, 2019

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 slightly oversize deck is also good for single card contemplation as the images fold onto themselves and the viewer.

Today’s cards: Four of Cups, Prince of Wands, & Eight of Wands.

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What Does The Deck Say? February 14, 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: Knight of Staves, Temperance [XIV], & Page of Swords.

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What Does The Deck Say? January 23, 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. ©Lo Scarabeo

Today’s cards: Ace of Wands, 4 of Wands, & Knight of Wands.

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What Does The Deck Say? January 1, 2019

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. Deck artist: Ciro Marchetti.

Today’s cards: 3 of Wands (reversed), Knight of Wands, & King of Coins.

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What Does The Deck Say? December 21, 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 Pentacles, Page of Pentacles, & Knight of Wands.

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What Does The Deck Say? September 27, 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.

Stairs of Gold: 7 of Staves, Knight of Staves, & King of Swords.
Stairs of Gold: 7 of Staves, Knight of Staves, & King of Swords.

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What Does The Deck Say? September 24, 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.

Legacy of the Divine: The Sun [XIX], Knight of Wands, & 10 of Swords.
Legacy of the Divine: The Sun [XIX], Knight of Wands, & 10 of Swords.
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What Does The Deck Say? May 11, 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: 9 of Pentacles, 4 of Chalices, & Knight of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 11, 2018