On reading poetry, refusing to hide from pain, and blossoming in the mud during Chiron Retrograde.
As Cassandra shows, this tough card can highlight material or spiritual poverty for LGBTQ+ people - and it can also point to the comparison trap.
On the political position of the tenant, & the creative process of imagining homes.
Y'know, we have some seriously brilliant columns running on Little Red Tarot at the moment. Here's a roundup of all our current series!
Cassandra takes an LGBTQ-specific look at the stories of greed and control we often find in the Four of Pentacles.
On disabled bodies becoming cockroaches, scars, protests, & altars: Maranda reflects on a recent election.
You name it, we're reading about it! Here's an inspiring roundup of the books LRT writers are reading this summer. How about you? Let us know what you're reading in this open thread!
Asali asks "What is Queer Magic?", reviewing a project that centers the margins and brings together a beautifully wide range of stories and spiritual modalities.
In this card, collaboration is queen. Brick by brick we are building a better world. Little by little, the people in charge are noticing. Piece by piece we are covering up the scars that our kyriarchy has left on it’s individuals.
The Numinous Tarot places hope at the heart of the revolution. "We may have to build this place ourselves, but we are worth the effort, the space, and the care of doing so." - Noel Heimpel
This new moon in Gemini, Wren shows us how to "develop life-empowering associations for each of the Kings in the Tarot, and consider them outfits hanging in your very own proverbial gender closet."
These are the values that guide me in making decisions about Little Red Tarot, what we do, how we do it, and the bigger picture; our mission and aims.
Page of Stones, I am ready for adventures. My inner world is mine to explore.
That is balance, taking the bad with the good and learning to find the funny story or the warm hug in the middle of it all.
Can abundance be its own economy?
How to embody a High Priestess who channels stories, instead of storing them inside her own body.
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.