My menstruation cycle synchronised with the lunar month. It is weird, unexpected, challenging and fulfilling.
Tarot is no mere mirror of the soul, it is a total experience: a powerful experience, a fat experience, a fluid experience.
What does it mean to raze consciousness in order to raise consciousness?
People retreat to ‘get away from it all’ and I think it is worth magnifying this ‘it’ – what exactly is being escaped?
"I wanted a cute way to tell people what my pronouns were without constantly having to look for an opportunity to correct them."
"She weaves individual strands into a tapestry, creating common ground and common cause."
There is hope. We can learn from fatphobic bias in decks to build a fat-friendly tarot community.
By bastardizing their beliefs into trendy online quizzes, we commit microaggressions against these communities.
"I want to work myself out of a job." Photographer Fonna Seidu is breaking barriers and changing the visual landscape of health and wellness online.
This card is a good omen and a great opportunity, and it’s for sure assuring you that NOW is the time to put down roots.
Are you romanticizing the not-home? What stops you from retreating at-home, or at least in your city or neighbourhood? What might it mean to retreat in daily life?
"My decks differ from the usual tarot decks because they show raw, fierce images that are non-filtered; images that show the good, the bad and the ugly."
It's time for a new iteration of the Alternative Tarot Network ...and to deal with the much-neglected original.
Confronting assumptions and taking up space with Strength.
This King’s sword is double edged, and like most (if not all) of the Swords cards, there are ways we can still 'win' whatever it is we are facing or fighting.
As I work though my own process of reclaiming my own Empressness, I turned to three queer tarot decks for new perspectives.
Danielle's new column will look at the intersections of travel and shadow work, via the perspectives of tarot cards. Get to know our newest team member here!
Why is fat usually a symbol for something else in tarot & oracle decks? Well first, we need to understand how fatphobia is ingrained in our minds & lives.
Maranda shares brief thoughts and non-revelations on an impulsive trip.
"Levees go up. They come down. But the Mississippi and her people always endure. I wanted to pay homage to that."
Fehu is often interpreted as wealth or property. Immediately, this radical witch gets the willies.
"This conversation made me realize that I will need to put a disclaimer in my introduction about this deck. This deck has teeth and is not for the faint of heart!"
The beauty of forming a collective is that you’re not alone in facing these risks.
Get to know artist, illustrator and witch Sabrina Scott and their new column, which looks at radical magic and healing with ritual.