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What Does The Deck Say? November 23, 2018

The Universal Waite is Mary Hanson-Roberts’ recolored rendition of the Waite-Smith deck. Nearly identical lining is softened by gentle coloring. Some faces have been reworked to be more pleasing to the eye. ©US Games Systems

Today’s cards: The Knight of Pentacles (reversed), The High Priestess [II], & The Hierophant {V] (reversed). ©US Games Systems

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What Does The Deck Say? October 30, 2018

The Universal Waite is Mary Hanson-Roberts’ recolored rendition of the Waite-Smith deck. Nearly identical lining is softened by gentle coloring. Some faces have been reworked to be more pleasing to the eye.

Today’s cards: The Hierophant [V] (reversed), Knight of Pentacles (reversed), & The Chariot [VII].

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What Does The Deck Say? September 26, 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.

Animalis Os Fortuna: Two of Wands, Eight of Swords, & The Hierophant [V].
Animalis Os Fortuna: Two of Wands, Eight of Swords, & The Hierophant [V].
Today’s cards: Two of Wands, Eight of Swords, & The Hierophant [V]. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 26, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? May 31, 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: Three of Swords, The Hierophant [V], & Nine of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 31, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? May 17, 2018

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 Chariot [VII], The Hierophant [V], & 10 of Coins “Wealth”. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 17, 2018