March 2018 - Posts

Several  callers have asked me to explain the difference between the Major Arcana and Minor Arcana. An in-depth answer to this question would take more space than today's blog allows, so here's a very short and sweet answer - along with a list of Read More
I'm not one to use the words fate and destiny very often in my readings. And yet, I do believe in both fate and destiny. Conversely, I also believe in self-determination and freedom of choice. Yes, it gets confusing sometimes, but it also makes a beautiful Read More
 I was sitting here one day listening to the news and wondering about the nature of human nature. "Why do we, as humans, do the things we do?",  I asked myself.   "Why do I, personally, do some of the stupid things I do - things Read More
  I found this deck in a book store a long time ago and never really paid any attention to it. Recently, however, someone called me for a reading and they were asking a great many esoteric questions; which is a real treat for me. These questions Read More
I'm often asked by my callers if the person they are in love with will ever change and behave in a more compassionate and loving manner. Sometimes, the answer is "yes". But such change is possible only when the other person not only wants to wants to Read More
Many cultures around the world create threshold guardians at the entrance to their homes; indeed people have been setting up spiritual and/or magical protectors for many many generations.  These guardians range from religious icons, strings of garlic, Read More
Swords, the third suit of the Minor Arcana, is perhaps the most feared of four suits. It is associated with the direction East and represents the element of air. The air signs of the Zodiac - Aquarius, Gemini, and Libra are linked with this suit. The Read More
Okay, everybody check your pockets! Mine contain $2.33,  my mobile phone, a deep gratitude that I live by the ocean, a piece of chalk with  which to draw conclusions, and a small slip of paper from a  fortune cookie. On that slip of paper Read More
For those of you who like to read your own cards from time to time, here's a great spread. It's especially useful when you have reached a crossroad and need insight into all of the factors affecting your decisions or future course. Although I rarely Read More
My daughter gave me a copy of Llewellyn's 2014 Magical Almanac for Christmas 3 years ago, and one of my favorite articles was by Diana Rajchel.   It's called '13 Meditations for the Short Attention Spans", and it instantly caught my eye because Read More
The form of magic I favor is all about attraction, rather than coercing someone else to do what you want them to do,  so the following table of candle colors and their magical uses leans in that direction. Since I'm basically a kitchen witch, Read More
"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be." ~Abraham Lincoln~It took me a long time to realize that Mr. Lincoln was right, and we can make up our minds to be happy - at least most of the time. But wait! Abe forgot to leave detailed Read More
Before I begin, I'd like to tell you that I met my husband online, so I have some personal experience in this area.If you're like many many other people, you have had your fair share of experience on dating sites.  To quote my husband,  "You Read More
Do you ever feel that you are powerless and unable to gain control over certain events or situations in your life? It's easy to spiral into anxiety and frustration when it appears that someone else has all the power and control. Many of my callers are Read More