Tarot by Chris and Caz.

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Daily Card Draws.

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The Ace of Cups, King of Pentacles and the 5 of Cups.

Posted on 26 April, 2019 at 6:40 Comments comments (0)

The final cards for us from The Transparent Tarot are the Ace of Cups, the King of Pentacles & the 5 of Cups. We've had the Ace and 5 of Cups previously, so this reminds us to listen to their messages even more than normal. Also of note is how the King of Pentacles takes centre stage here & appears to be the main subject of the reading. Pentacles relate to work, creativity & finances, while the cups either side of the King are from the suit of emotions, feelings & intuition. T...

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The Ace of Cups, Knight of Pentacles and the 5 of Swords.

Posted on 25 April, 2019 at 5:00 Comments comments (0)

The Ace of Cups, Knight of Pentacles & the 5 of Swords are the cards making up this picture from The Transparent Tarot today. The Knight is facing the massive cup that has water overflowing from it, offering his pentacle to add to the situation, while the figure with dropped & broken swords is further away & looking down and in the opposite direction. The first two cards appear to be much more positive than the final one, plus they have a much larger presence in the scene depicted...

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Justice, the Queen of Wands and the 3 of Wands.

Posted on 24 April, 2019 at 5:55 Comments comments (0)

Justice, the Queen of Wands & the 3 of Wands are the cards with a message for us from The Transparent Tarot today. The Queen is facing towards Justice, showing that she's working in this area to help get matters resolved as fast as possible. The scales of Justice relate to balance, while the sword relates to knowledge & the need to find the truth in the issue that's being dealt with, helping to ensure we have all the information we can get to make sure the right result is obtained. Ju...

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The Hanged One, The Wheel & the Ace of Wands.

Posted on 23 April, 2019 at 8:05 Comments comments (0)

The cards I've drawn for us today from The Transparent Tarot are The Hanged One often known as The Hanged Man), the Wheel (often called The Wheel of Fortune) & the Ace of Wands. I've laid them in a different way together, following on from each other & slightly overlapping, so we can see a different picture than if they were stacked one on top of another.

Starting with The Hanged One, this reminds us to have patience & not to try & rush matters too much, especially with...

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5 of Cups, 3 of Swords and The Empress.

Posted on 18 April, 2019 at 4:20 Comments comments (0)

The 5 of cups, 3 of Swords & the Empress are our cards from Emily Carding's Transparent Tarot today. At first glance this can look to be quite a sad situation; one figure is in danger of being harmed by the knives surrounding it, while the other sits and focuses on the cups that have been overturned & their contents lost. These situations are difficult ones & many of us are facing circumstances that can make us feel this way. The 5 of Cups can see us concentrating more of what we'...

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The 8 of wands, The Moon & the Page of Pentacles.

Posted on 17 April, 2019 at 5:25 Comments comments (0)

I'm quite busy over the next few weeks with a hectic schedule so I'll post when I can, but don't worry, I haven't disappeared off anywhere :)

I'm using The Transparent Tarot by Emily Carding at present, today drawing 3 cards & overlaying them one on top of the other (there are so many ways you can use this deck- it's amazing). Today's cards are the 8 of Wands, The Moon & the Page of Pentacles. This deck enables the cards to interact with each other in a way that isn't possible ...

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The Queen of Bedlam.

Posted on 12 April, 2019 at 4:35 Comments comments (0)

The final card for us from The Heart of Faerie Oracle is the Queen of Bedlam. This Queen is surrounded by an unusual array of creatures; a unicorn in armour, fish with eyes where you don't expect them and a thoughtful looking rabbit sitting on top of another fae member to name a few. She herself has an expression on her face that appears to be somewhere along the lines of not believing what she sees and knowing too well that what's going on around her is very real, even if she doesn't want it...

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The Queen of Owls.

Posted on 10 April, 2019 at 4:20 Comments comments (0)

The Queen of Owls is our card from the Heart of Faerie Oracle today, with a bright, shining queen amongst a group of happy looking fae folk. You can tell she radiates love, happiness and kindness from the reaction of those around her, helping them get back on track again, look after themselves and generally see the good in the things around them. The Queen has movement to her; she looks as though she's heading in a particular direction with some purpose, and so this can help us to get going ...

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The Heart of Faerie.

Posted on 4 April, 2019 at 6:20 Comments comments (0)

Today's card from the Heart of Faerie Oracle is one of the 3 untitled ones that aren't mentioned in the accompanying book. There's a lot going on here, with the picture full of fae folk going about their business with various expressions on their faces. This has a feeling of busyness about it; things that need to be done all around us and the idea of making sure everything on the never-ending list is dealt with in some shape or form, even if it's just added to a new list to do another day! Th...

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The Queen of Hearth and Home.

Posted on 3 April, 2019 at 5:15 Comments comments (0)

We have another Queen imparting wisdom from The Heart of Faerie oracle today- this time it's the Queen of hearth and Home. Home isn't just the place we live or go to at night to sleep, we can create a “home” wherever we are; home is us and what we create. We can be at work, on holiday or in a cafe and the area we inhabit can be made into a homely one where we're comfortable and those around us can feel relaxed in our presence. This ability can take time to craft, so if we don't fe...

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The Queen of the Day.

Posted on 2 April, 2019 at 5:05 Comments comments (0)

I'm using Brian Froud's other oracle deck for the next couple of weeks. This one is called The Heart of Faerie, and our card for today is The Queen of the Day. This member of the fae family looks to be serene and peaceful, confident in her abilities and sure of herself and what she wants out of life. This is unlikely to have happened overnight or without any input or effort from herself; rather she will have had to spend time learning what's expected of her, living and experiencing life and g...

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The Glanconer.

Posted on 29 March, 2019 at 6:25 Comments comments (0)

The final card from The Faeries' Oracle for a little while is The Glanconer. This picture brings out mixed feelings in me; it's as though I'm not quite seeing him for what he really is and each time I look at the card something has changed. This relates to illusions, delusions and glamour- an allure or attraction that may not be quite as it seems to be. Even his name, Glanconer, makes me think of being “conned.” This card reminds us not to rush into making decisions if we're in da...

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Taitin the Sylph.

Posted on 28 March, 2019 at 6:25 Comments comments (0)

The card with a message for us today from The Faeries' Oracle is Taitin the Sylph, showing a glittering and glimmering faerie amongst the plants she loves. She's interested in the things around her, curious about life and looking to see what makes everything work. Her favourite word is “why?” a bit like a young child when they're discovering the world around them. This reminds us to look, properly “see” things, and generally be enthusiastic about our lives. We can't gr...

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Epona's Wild Daughter.

Posted on 27 March, 2019 at 7:25 Comments comments (0)

Epona's Wild Daughter is today's card from The Faeries' Oracle and shows a bright member of the fae family leaning on or being held up by another faerie and an owl. There are extremes and opposites in this card; the light and bright sparkling faerie with the darkness surrounding her, plus her apparent comfort compared to those who are holding her up and enabling her to act in this way. This makes me think of how you shouldn't read a book by its cover or jump to conclusions without knowing all...

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G. Hobyah.

Posted on 26 March, 2019 at 6:05 Comments comments (0)

I'm still using the Faeries' Oracle by Brian Froud this week, and today's card is a rather strange looking creature named G. Hobyah. This card reminds me a bit of the 9 of Swords in a Tarot deck; it relates to imaginary fears and unreal hazards. Our first look at him may bring feelings of worry or uneasiness, but looking more closely is it just that he's old and wizened or looks different to how we imagined the fae would be? In other words, are the issues in our heads rather than being actual...

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Ilbe the Retriever.

Posted on 21 March, 2019 at 7:05 Comments comments (0)

Ilbe the Retriever from The Faeries' Oracle sounds like a dog's name, and if you think about how a dog brings a ball back to us after we've thrown it, then this is a good analogy for him. He helps us find things we've lost, whether these are physical items, hopes, dreams or ideas, and helps us to try and find them. This can be obvious in that we've lost our glasses and they then turn up, albeit in an unusual place, or it could be more subtle, like seeing signs around us reminding us of a drea...

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Taitin the Sylph.

Posted on 20 March, 2019 at 5:25 Comments comments (0)

Today's card from The Faeries' Oracle is Taitin the Sylph, showing a brightly lit faerie amongst the foliage. She looks to be flitting about, not staying n one place for too long as there are so many things that catch her interest. This reminds me of a small child being inquisitive, asking questions and wanting to know how and why things work the way they do. The message here is about awakening our senses to the things around us, noticing the mundane and being interesting in it. We have brain...

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Geeeeeooo the Slow.

Posted on 19 March, 2019 at 6:50 Comments comments (0)

Geeeeeooo the Slow from The Faeries Oracle is fairly self-explanatory for us today; take it easy and don't rush matters. We can cause ourselves more stress and upset by trying to rush things through faster than they need to be done, and we can even cause more harm that good by acting in haste at times. This is about taking the time to see the smaller things in life as well such as appreciating sunrises and sunsets, seeing the beauty in nature and noticing our children's achievements- however ...

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The Bodacious Bodach.

Posted on 18 March, 2019 at 7:10 Comments comments (0)

I've chosen an oracle deck to use for the next couple of weeks, namely The Faeries' Oracle by Brian Froud, and today's card is The Bodacious Bodach. This faery doesn't look too inspiring or as though he's up to any good. This is because he's the type of fae who likes to “fix” things, even if you don't want any help. This can result in meddling, tampering or even sabotage, all in the name of “being helpful.” This is a reminder that not everyone who comes to our aid has ...

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The 2 of Wands.

Posted on 14 March, 2019 at 7:00 Comments comments (0)

Today's card from the Vanessa Tarot is the 2 of Wands, showing a woman doing science experiments in her kitchen. After the 2 of Swords earlier in the week, again this is about making choices and contemplating our current situation so we can see whether it still makes up happy and fulfils us or not. Wands relate to power, action, desires, creation and activity, so sitting around isn't something that's advised here. Instead today's message is about getting out there and making things happen. On...

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