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Tarot Swords

Apr 21st, 2018 | By

In the Tarot, the Swords suit is associated with the intellectual realm–thoughts, communication, bias, opinions, analysis, logic and so on. The sword, itself, is a symbol of power and cutting, engendering dread in many a foe. And so it is with the Tarot Swords suit, which not only causes fear in many querents and readers–but

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No Foolin’ – All About the Tarot Fool Card

Mar 31st, 2018 | By

In my latest podcast, I discuss The Fool card in Tarot–including Keywords, Esoteric Correspondences and Pop Culture references–as well as decode this image through my 7 Clue Method. Listen in at this link. What is your favorite version of The Fool? What Keywords do you often associated with this card? Share in the comments below!

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Rabbit Symbolism in the Tarot and the Queen of Pentacles Breeder Card (Podcast)

Mar 30th, 2018 | By

In my latest podcast, I discuss rabbit symbolism in Tarot–and how pop culture references to the bunny can enhance our readings– as well as how the Queen of Pentacles “Breeder” card connects to fertility. Listen in at this link. Looking through your favorite (non-RWS) Tarot decks, how many cards featuring rabbits can you find? Share

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Scorpio, Death, Resurrection, The Phoenix and The Sun

Mar 27th, 2018 | By

In this episode of the Naked Tarot Podcast, I discuss the mystical, symbolic aspects of the death and resurrection of Christ as represented by the scorpion/Scorpio and the Phoenix–as well as the Death and The Sun cards of Tarot. Listen in, or download, at the link below. Scorpio, Death, Resurrection, The Phoenix and The Sun Podcast

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What the Hell Is Mercury Retrograde?

Mar 23rd, 2018 | By

Striking fear in the hearts of many, Mercury Retrograde heralds a time of email glitches, power outages, miscommunication, lost paperwork, snags with fine print and so on. The term “retrograde” means “backwards”. Obviously, no planet actually goes backwards. However, from our perspective here on Earth, all of the planetary bodies (except for the Sun and

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Transmitting Intentions and Affecting Reality with Tarot

Jan 25th, 2018 | By

Did you know that 90% break their New Year’s resolutions by the time February rolls around? Totally true. One of the reasons I feel this happens is that resolutions tend to be too rigid and specific. It’s like engraving a narrow goal into stone. There’s a feeling of dread and fear when pondering a resolution:

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January 2018 AstroTarot Forecast–Video Version!

Dec 31st, 2017 | By

Happy New Year! I thought I’d try something new this year (OMG, is it really 2018 already?!): sign-by-sign videos of my AstroTarot Forecast! I’ll be using our Coffee Tarot for January 2018’s Forecast. NOTE: I tried to embed individual video forecasts for EACH sign–but although it showed the videos in the draft stage…it didn’t translate

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The Five “Clairs” of Psychic Senses

Dec 6th, 2017 | By

The means by which a diviner discerns and interprets information is often described by words such as clairvoyance, clairaudience, clairsentience, clairguscience and claircognizance. Interestingly, some of these modes of interpretation mirror the five senses, although the information originates beyond natural seeing, hearing, touching/feeling, tasting, and smelling. Clairvoyance – This is perhaps the most well-known form

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What Is Divination?

Nov 28th, 2017 | By

What Is Divination? The classic definition of divination is to foretell the future. Fortune telling, augury, and prophecy are often used interchangeably with the word divination. However, foretelling the future is but one aspect of divination. Many use divination to uncover past events, as well as those of the present. In that case, divination is

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Welcome to Divinators – A Divination Blog by Janet Boyer

Nov 28th, 2017 | By

Hello and welcome! I’m thrilled to be a part of the inaugural group of writers here at Moon Books Blogs. I wanted to introduce myself to you in case you weren’t familiar with my work. The super-short version is that I’m the author of Back in Time Tarot (Hampton Roads), Tarot in Reverse (Schiffer Books)

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