The Pros and Cons of Reading Tarot Cards Reversed

Unlike playing cards, Tarot cards have a right-side up position. It took me ages to integrate reversed cards into my tarot reading. Because I read for a long time without them, I'm a proponent of doing what you like when it comes to reversed cards--I think  you can read effectively either way. However, there is … Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Reading Tarot Cards Reversed

What is the Difference Between Psychic Ability and Intuition?

If you know me at all, you know I eschew the word psychic. I mean, it just makes me feel … a little schlocky. I’ve tried intuitive as a substitute, but that leads to confusion—because people think that intuition and psychic-ness are two different things. But really, they are the same, like two sides of … Continue reading What is the Difference Between Psychic Ability and Intuition?

Does Growth Matter?

I had a conversation yesterday with my bonus teen about the growth of technology outstripping the ability of humans to adapt. He introduced me to the idea of trans-humanism--what Wikipedia defines as "an international intellectual movement that aims to transform the human condition by developing and making widely available sophisticated technologies to greatly enhance human intellect and physiology.[1][2] The most common … Continue reading Does Growth Matter?

How To Read Tarot Cards for Personal Growth

I had a conversation last week with an acquaintance who had just joined my list, after we'd chatted about the work that I do as the Grounded Mystic. She was curious, engaged, and eager to see what I had to offer. But she didn't respond to the opt-in free gift, the three card reading. When … Continue reading How To Read Tarot Cards for Personal Growth

How Do Tarot Cards Work, Do I Have to Be Psychic, and Other Questions

  Have you ever had a Tarot reading, just for fun, and been amazed at how totally accurate or spot on the cards were? I know I have—and recently I worked with a few of you who had that experience too. Or maybe you are curious about Tarot, and are skeptical about how it would … Continue reading How Do Tarot Cards Work, Do I Have to Be Psychic, and Other Questions