Anyone Can Read Tarot

This week’s guest author is Juno Lucina, creator of The Healing Tarot: 78 Ways to Wellness with illustrator Monica Knighton, as well as The Kingdom Within Tarot deck and The Alchemy of Tarot: Practical Enlightenment through the Astrology, Qabalah, and Archetypes of Tarot with illustrator Shannon ThornFeather. I still remember the first time I held a Tarot deck in my hands. I was wandering the Winchester Mystery House gift shop in San Jose, California, both…

Shadows and Light

by Monica Bodirsky The first memory I have of seeing a shadow was an hour southeast of Detroit in Point Pelee National Park, Canada. I was two years old and my parents took our family camping to this beautiful space outside of the city during the hottest days of August. After unpacking after a long day we were exhausted and fell into our sleeping bags for the night in the refreshingly cool night air. We…

Using Tarot to Write Your Story

by Paula Chaffee Scardamalia I’m currently about a third of the way into my current work-in-progress, a contemporary fantasy romance inspired by figures from Greek mythology, particularly the Muses. As often happens with writing a novel, whether you are a beginner or are multi-published author, I was in a muddle about the middle. After more than 30,000 words, I’d lost sight of my direction through the story woods. So, of course, I turned to the…