It's gift giving (and receiving) season! What gifts do you want to cultivate this month?
Thanks for thinking twice about what you consume – today and every day.
Did you know, the first 'professional' tarot reading Cassandra Snow ever did was for Alex Franzen? Here the two friends catch up about resilience in the face of rejection and setbacks (and tarot!)
Sarah Gottesdiener is one of my witchy-queer heroes. It was an honour, a privilege and a joy not only to contribute to the next issue of Many Moons, but to chat with her about queer magic, tarot and lunar love.
From radical readings to spell kits, intuitive tea blends to books, decks, art and apparel, LRT writers share their gift-able suggestions in this open thread post. Jump in and share your own links, too!
"The Page of Swords is not going to lie to you about the reality we are facing - however, it does bring a new view."
We're heading into the holiday season! For this month's Sunday Spread we talk about how to give and take up space in ways that feel balanced and nurturing.
My but there's a lot to do in Machynlleth. And there's also a lot of links in this post.
Maranda interviews Katie West on her upcoming anthology for witchy femmes, queer conjurers, and magical rebels.
This book takes critiques every progressive person has about the traditional Maiden, Mother, Crone Goddess path (ugh, virginity! ugh, wombs!) and offers a much-needed alternative.
"You can spend time and energy building yourself back up slowly over time, but it starts with taking off this blindfold..."
Comparing cards from two or more different tarot decks can help you discover new depths of meaning. Here are some examples!
It's National Coming Out Month everybody! This Sunday Spread is dedicated to defining our boundaries, expressing our needs, and honoring our identities.
Many of us struggle to set the boundaries we need because we are scared we'll upset people and end up alone. In this piece andi explores how grieving can help us move from shame and guilt towards authentic connection.
Maranda discusses crip-time, the exhaustion of talking to non-disabled people, and everything you can't fathom because you weren't there.
Autumn is officially here folks! Join our community discussion about the year so far and your hopes and dreams for the months ahead.
"I suffered for probably three years ... Until one day someone said to me 'Why don't you just leave?' They weren't being kind, but it was the best thing anyone has ever said to me to this day."
"The many worlds depicted in this deck come from an impulse to look through and ahead towards revolutions that threaten the current world order."
Cauldrons and dragons and unkillable men. And links! Lots of links.
Are you the human or the lion? Maranda re-imagines Strength as care & change.
This month, Traci's self-care column is focused on letting go and allowing yourself space to grieve and process loss. There's a personal story, a tarot spread, and a ritual practice if you need it.
There are many different ways to rename the court cards in tarot, and each system teaches us something new about these characters.
"Three decks: Each of them would encompass male, female, and non-binary elements that people could combine any way that they want."
[Guest post] "This post is an exploration of writing as medicine, and writing as priestessing."