"The most effective boundaries that I've been able to enact in my life have all been: measurable, accountable, negotiable and communicable."
Do you know crip-time? Do you know crip-grief? Maranda presents a sick and disabled re-imagining of the Eight of Cups.
I wanted energy, excitement and joy. I got a reminder that I need to tie up some emotional loose ends before I dive into spring.
"I read most of this book while sitting in a hot bath and after each piece I would stop, take a deep breath and feel the wisdom from the book landing in my body."
There are memories, pains, bonds, and habits that once broken, shed, and buried must be left where they are for the universe to transform, not us.
What does it mean to resist while housebound? Maranda Elizabeth reads Starhadwk's Dreaming the Dark.
Sometimes the most important thing is simply to feel seen.
Andi shares some herbal remedies to help with the treatment of bronchitis.
Looking back at my own personal 2016, and forwards to a more connected 2017.
Journeying, over and over, towards my own edge.
The Wheel of the Year provides a framework for observing the connection (or sometimes disconnection) between my inner life and the world around me.
Karen Clarke explores seasonal messages from the Dark Goddess, and winter's encouragement to delve into our shadow selves.
Andi Grace shares their experiences of using psychedelics alongside tarot cards for personal exploration.
A framework for a ritual I created for saying goodbye to special friends, that you can adapt for your own ceremonies.
Discovering new resources, crafting new definitions, and building new tools - Andi shares their latest findings.
If those 'feel the fear' edgelands are where the real gold lies, I'm ready to get myself out there and find it.
I created this tiny oracle to help me though a rough patch. Now, I'd love to share it with you, as part of a lost and found storytelling project.
As tarot readers, it's an honour to give our clients focused time and energy. But it's okay, too, to take a break when you need to focus on yourself.
"As a healer with marginalized identities I claim that I am due more than just sadness; I tire of it. I am due the full breadth of my anger and rage."
We have an idea and a focus for our life now thanks to that illumination from The Star, and it is time to create the path we want out of it. Hold tight to your faith in yourself when this card shows up.
I have to begin with me. I want to reassert my boundaries as a response to what just happened, and I want to reassert openness and find a channel through which to pour all this love inside me out into a world that is in pain.
Kori is a non-binary trans person, long time activist and community educator. In this interview, they explain how they use tarot in their work as a personal coach.
Move on to the next bonfire. Trust this one to run it's course. Seven embers float in the card, echoing the sevens in the spread and also The Tower. This ace whispers ‘let your potential consume you.’
A slow and gradual shift. As much time as I need, and all the love I want. Intentional, practical, and most importantly forgiving.