"Magic was something I discovered about myself" Artist and deck creator Wren on her journey to creating her own tarot deck.
"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."
If Uruz is associated with an ancient, matronly cow figure - why is this rune considered 'masculine'?
What is coming forth for you as spring takes hold? What is emerging with the growing light? What is piercing the surface of your consciousness and taking up space in your life?
As I work though my own process of reclaiming my own Empressness, I turned to three queer tarot decks for new perspectives.
"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!"
This month on the Sunday Spread: we imagine, sparkle, and manifest with a review of Pamela Chen's new Crystal Unicorn Tarot!
"Every human in this deck is or was a real person, not an idealized concept of a person."
Being culturally and racially mixed means there aren’t tarot decks for us.
Taking time with your inner child allows a chance to step through time and provide that which was desperately needed but not received.
We learn from the wisdom of our ancestors, but we also learn from their mistakes.
What can one heathen do in the face of this recent, racist history?
Alejandra Leon shares her new oracle deck; a rich, sumptuous collage infused with Empress energy.
"I was stunned to see this even being conceived - a deck created with Black queer magic as central to its inception?"
Wren explores the cast of A Christmas Carol through the tarot's major arcana.
Jessa Crispin introduces her long-awaited tarot deck, the Spolia Tarot.
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!
A whole load of gift ideas for the magical folks in your life.
Wren McMurdo shares notes on a few swords cards this new moon in Scorpio, along with guidance for creating a mindfulness map inspired by the King of Swords
[Guest post] I see birds as standing right on the border of magic and mundane, acting as guides on how to hold together all the different pieces of ourselves.
Trek to the tree. Find the Norns. Connect with Odin.
Abbie answers questions regarding the origins and current uses of runes of nordic practice, and shows you how to make your own!