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.
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."
As I work though my own process of reclaiming my own Empressness, I turned to three queer tarot decks for new perspectives.
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.
Fehu is often interpreted as wealth or property. Immediately, this radical witch gets the willies.
Get to know artist, illustrator and witch Sabrina Scott and their new column, which looks at radical magic and healing with ritual.
Get to know Cathou and her brilliant new column, which examines body representations in the tarot.
Witchbody shows us that "magic is a way of talking, and a way of being with", exploring and celebrating the power of connection between all things.
How can bodily norms inform the way one might queer tarot? And what does queer actually mean to me as a fat tarot reader?
We learn from the wisdom of our ancestors, but we also learn from their mistakes.
Artist and priestess Rebekah Erev shares a project that explores queers using the Jewish ritual of water immersion, mikveh.
The person that you are is naturally, inherently perfect, magical, wise, strong, abundant, generous, intuitive, beautiful, self-assured, community-spirited, infinitely creative, deeply powerful, and completely whole.
"What we have created is a tool for moving through the deeper and darker days of Winter, a season that often comes with a lot of transitions and emotions."
Thanks for thinking twice about what you consume – today and every day.
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.
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.