Losing to Win -Weekly Tarot

I pulled this week’s tarot while sitting at a bar with my fiancé watching the Chiefs-Patriots game with a few dozen inebriated Chiefs fans. I was the fish out of water there for sure.  Maybe not as much as the table full of Patriots fans in the corner of the bar, but I’m not the type…

Formerly Aries, Part II

…you might get the impression that I’ve already made up my mind to ditch traditional western astrology for this newfangled (yet old fashioned) system called “True Sidereal” astrology. But the fact is, I’m not ready to throw out the bathwater, baby, tub and rubber duckie just yet.

Harvest Moon Rising (Tarot of the Week)

General Energy of the Week of September 24th, 2018 Tonight, the moon in Aries hits peak fullness, and as an Aries, I am feeling pretty fired up about it. I’m looking back at the last six months (when the New Moon was in Aries on April 15th) to see what I’ve accomplished since then. But…

Decoding Messages from Nature

Now that I’ve written on some of my own encounters with animal messages (read: Messages from Spider and Other Critters), I thought I’d expound on how to develop your own working language of animal/nature symbolism. There are almost no rules when it comes to this form of divination.  Its about cultivating a relationship with your…

Messages from Spider & other critters

I had already been considering taking a moment to write about my experience with animal “guides” (specifically Spider, who had a significant impact on my spiritual journey during my divorce), when I nearly walked face first into a giant web that spanned across the path to my house.  A large brown orb-weaver had built the web in…