Post Father’s Day ’17

This isn’t a post about Tarot. It’s a sort of catch up I suppose. I wrote the piece below, which is bracketed and in italics, in late January 2016 shortly after visiting Dad in the nursing home. He died alone there a few days after that visit

Today’s Tarot

” What do I need to know for today ? “ It’s Tuesday, March 29th and I am sitting here trying to put a post together, struggling against lethargy, tiredness, procrastination and a general feeling of being washed out. I want to be doing this. I don’t want to be doing this.

Today’s Tarot (i)

It was yesterday when I pulled these cards, not today, but I didn’t have time afterwards to reflect on and write about them. Also I was somewhat lost with them. Kings always throw me, as do the other court cards. So I took out my books and read up on them. Also,Viv, who is a…

Today’s Tarot

Today’s three cards are interesting. (They always are !) The question as usual was : ” What do I need to know for today ? “ Uppermost in my mind at the moment is my break from alcohol and the cards I drew certainly addressed that decision of mine. They were as follows :

Today’s Tarot Reading

It’s many months since I’ve posted a tarot reading. ( It’s many months since I’ve posted anything !) In fact I’ve only recently returned to pulling cards for myself on a daily basis – another facet of my life that needs to be resurrected in order to bring back some form of balance, control and…

Today’s Tarot

Some days I find it hard to write anything. Some days life gets in the way. Some days I just couldn’t be bothered. So I realised this morning that writing about the Tarot cards I pull gives me an opening into writing something. If you like – a platform. An impetus. A starting point. A…

Today’s Tarot

As always the question was: ” What do I need to know today ? ” And the cards were: The Seven of Cups The Three of Wands The King of Swords My reading of those cards is that; plans I have put in place logically and carefully ( the King of Swords ) for Dad’s…

Today’s Tarot

As I usually do, while shuffling the deck, I asked the question ” What do I need to know today ? ” I pulled the following three cards: Temperance The Magician The Queen of Swords Temperance speaks of balance. With one foot in the water and the other foot on the land, the angel balances…

Today’s Tarot

Over the last number of weeks I have tried to get into the habit of pulling three cards for myself on a daily basis with the intention of learning the Tarot. I also intended sharing the cards and my interpretation of them. However this is my first posting on the subject. Perhaps a little introduction…